New Issue: Journal of Chinese Religions

The new issue of the Journal of Chinese Religions is now available in print and online at http://www.maneyonline.com/toc/jcr/43/1.

It is a special issue on “Mutations and Adaptations of Chinese Communal Religious Structures,” edited by Paul R. Katz; it contains three research articles and eleven book reviews.

ARTICLES
Vincent Goossaert, “The Shifting Balance of Power in the City God Temples, Late Qing to 1937.”

Shuk-wah Poon, “Thriving under an Anti-Superstition Regime: The Dragon Mother Cult in Yuecheng, Guangdong, during the 1930s.”

Paul R. Katz, “Writing a Place for Rites—The Value of “Old Customs” in Modern Wenzhou.”

Let me use this opportunity to issue a general call for papers; please refer to http://www.maneyonline.com/ifa/jcr for further information on paper submission procedures and JCR style, or contact me directly at jcr@uni-leipzig.de.

All members of the Society for the Study of Chinese Religions (SSCR) receive a free print copy and online access. For membership information see http://isites.harvard.edu/icb/icb.do?keyword=k7027&pageid=icb.page43815.

Best wishes,

Philip Clart

Philip Clart
Editor, Journal of Chinese Religions
jcr@uni-leipzig.de