PAPERS Resources

AAR Annual Meeting
Atlanta, GA
November 21-24, 2015

AAR Sessions (PDF)

Additional Meeting Sessions (PDF)

Session Index (PDF)

Participant Index (PDF)

Session Locations (PDF)

Exhibitor Index and Exhibit Hall Maps (PDF)

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Chinese Religions Group

Statement of Purpose: 

This Group is dedicated to the academic, comparative study of Chinese religions in all forms, both historical and contemporary. The Group makes every effort to recognize Chinese voices in religious practice as well as scholarship, and applies rigorous standards of linguistic, cultural, historical, and social-scientific understanding to the study of religion in China.

Call for Papers: 

All proposals for both panels and papers are welcome and given careful consideration. Please contact the organizers if you wish to contribute to the following themes:

New religions in contemporary China - both indigenous and foreign.
Chinese burial practices
Transnational networks of Chinese religions
The 17th century Chinese Buddhist world and its connections to the Buddhist world of the Republican era
Constituting authority in Chinese religions
Academic legacies of the study of Chinese religions
Courtly politics and Chinese religions

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