Buddhist Funeral Cultures of Southeast Asia and China

By: Williams, Paul; Ladwig, Patrice

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Book Condition: Fine


Crisp and clean as new with no bumps to boards, no tears or chip,s and no names or writing. Pages and page edges are pristine. Book measures 6-1/4" x 9" and has 296 pages incluing index. Topics include a comparison of chanting in South and in Southeast Asia; the craft of the rag robe in Cambodia; corpses and cloth; good death, bad death and ritual restructuring in northern Laos; theatre of death and rebirth monks' funerals in Burma; the Ghost Festival in southeast China; incense and flower rites in SE China; and Buddhist passports to the other world. Jacket will arrive in brand new mylar.

Title: Buddhist Funeral Cultures of Southeast Asia and China

Author Name: Williams, Paul; Ladwig, Patrice

Categories: Social Sciences, Religion, Asia,

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: 2012

ISBN Number: 1107003881

ISBN Number 13: 9781107003880

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 28007

Keywords: Funderal Rites. Death Culture. Buddhist Funerals.