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Barmé, Geremie: Shades of Mao: The Posthumous Cult of the Great Leader, NY: Sharpe, 1996.

Benite, Zvi Ben Dor: The DAO of Muhammad: A Cultural History of Muslims in Late Imperial China, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard Univ. Press, 2005.

Berger, Peter L.: The Social Reality of Religion, London: Faber & Faber, 1969.

Beyer, Peter: Religion and Globalization, London: Sage, 1994.

Beyer, Peter (Ed.): Religion in the Process of Globalization, Würzburg: Ergon-Verlag, 2001.

Bochinger, Christoph: „Globalisierung der Religion? Transkontinentale Ausbreitung lokaler religiöser Bewegungen im Schnittpunkt von Indigenisierung und Entgrenzung“, in: Bauer, Ulrich (Ed.): Interkulturelle Beziehungen und Kulturwandel in Afrika. Beiträge zur Globalisierungsdebatte, Frankfurt a.M.: Lang, 2001, pp. 197-212.

Bohr, P. Richard: „Jesus, Christianity, and Rebellion in China. The Evangelical Roots of the Taiping Heavenly Kingdom", in: Roman Malek (Hg.), The Chinese Face of Jesus Christ. Vol.2., Sankt Augustin: Institut Monumenta Serica; China-Zentrum, Nettetal: Steyler Verlag, 2003, pp. 613-661.

Campany, Robert Ford: „On the Very Idea of Religions (in the Modern West and in Early Medieval China)”, in: History of Religions 42 (2003), , pp. 287-319.

Chan, Wing-tsit: „The Historic Chinese Contribution to Religious Pluralism and World Community”, in: Edward J. Jurji (ed.), Religious Pluralism and World Community: Interfaith and Intercultural Communication, Leiden: Brill , , pp. 113–130.

Chandler, Stuart: Establishing a Pure Land on Earth: The Foguang Buddhist Perspective on Modernization and Globalization, Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 2004.

Chen Linshu: Studies on Religions in Modern China, in: Numen 41 (1994), , pp. 76-87.

Clossey, Luke: „Merchants, Migrants, Missionaries, and Globalization in the Early-modern Pacific”, in: Journal of Global History 1 (2006), , pp. 41-58.

Dai Kangsheng: „Xin Zhongguo zongjiao yanjiu 50 nian 新中国宗教研究50年, in: Zhongguo zongiao yanjiu nianjian 中国宗教研究年鉴, Beijing: Religious Culture Press, 2001, pp. 38-57.

Dean, Kenneth: „Local Communal Religion in Contemporary South-East China", in: China Quarterly 174 (2003), , pp. 338–358.

Dean, Kenneth: Taoist Ritual and Popular Cults of Southeast China, Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1993.

Deng Zhaoming: „Recent Millennial Movements on Mainland China: Three Cases”, in: Inter-Religion 34 (1998), , pp. 47–57.

Duara, Prasenjit: „Knowledge and Power in the Discourse of Modernity: The Campaigns against Popular Religion in Early Twentieth-Century China”, in: The Journal of Asian Studies 50.1 (1991), , pp. 67–83.

Duara, Prasenjit: „Knowledge and Power in the Discourse of Modernity: The Campaigns against Popular Religion in Early Twentieth Century China", in: Journal of Asian Studies 50:1 (1991), , pp. 67-83.

Dubois, Thomas D.: The Sacred Village: Social Change and Religious Life in Rural North China, Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2004.

Entenmann, Robert E.: „Catholics and Society in Eighteenth-Century Sichuan", in: Daniel H. Bays (ed.), Christianity in China. From the Eighteenth Century to the Present, Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996, pp. 8-23.

Finke, Roger; Stark, Rodney: Acts of Faith. Explaining the Human Side of Religion, Berkeley, CA/Los Angeles/London: University of California Press, 2000.

Finke, Roger; Stark, Rodney: „Religious Choice and Competition”, in: American Sociological Review 63 (1998), , pp. 761-766.

Freiberger, Oliver: „Religion und Globalisierung im Lichte von Orientalismus und Okzidentalismus“, in: Schalk, Peter (Ed.), Religion im Spiegelkabinett. Asiatische Religionsgeschichte im Spannungsfeld zwischen Orientalismus und Okzidentalismus, Uppsala: Uppsala UP, 2003, pp. 63-89.

Gänßbauer, Monika: Parteistaat und protestantische Kirche. Religionspolitik im nachmaoistischen China, Frankfurt: Lembeck, 2004.

Gao Shining : Zongjiaoxue jichu lilun yanjiu licheng 宗教学基础理论研究历程, in: Zhongguo zongiao yanjiu nianjian 中国宗教研究年鉴 , Beijing: Religious Culture Press, 2001, pp. 73-78.

Gao Shining; He Guanghu: Jidujiao wenhua yu xiandaihua 基督教文化与现代化, Beijing: Zhongguo shehui kexueyuan chubanshe, 1996.

Gentz, Joachim: „Die Drei Lehren (sanjiao) Chinas in Konflikt und Harmonie. Figuren und Strategien einer Debatte", in: Edith Franke und Michael Pye (Hg.), Religionen Nebeneinander: Modelle religiöser Vielfalt in Ost- und Südostasien, Münster: Lit-Verlag, 2006, pp. 17–40.

Goldfuss, Gabriele: Vers un bouddhisme du XXe siècle. Yang Wenhui (1837-1911), réformateur laïque et imprimeur, Paris: Collège de France, Institut des Hautes Études Chinoises, 2001.

Goossaert, Vincent: „The Concept of Religion in China and the West”, in: Diogenes 52 (2005), , pp. 13-20.

Goossaert, Vincent: „State and Religion in Modern China: Religious Policies and Scholarly Paradigms”, in: http://www.mh.sinica.edu.tw/eng/download/abstract/abstract3-4-1.pdf , .

Goossaert, Vincent: „The Beginning of the End for Chinese Religion?”, in: The Journal of Asian Studies 65.2 (2006), , pp. 307–335.

Goossaert, Vincent: „Le destin de la religion chinoise au 20ème siècle”, in: Social Compass 50.4 (2003), , pp. 429–440.

Graham, David Crockett: Folk Religion in Southwest China, Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian, 1961.

Gregory, Brad S.: The Other Confessional History: On Secular Bias in the Study of Religion, in: History and Theory 45 (2006), , pp. 132-149.

Gregory, Brad S.: The Other Confessional History: On Secular Bias in the Study of Religion, in: History and Theory 45 (2006), , pp. 132-149.

Gu, Weimin : Jidujiao yu jindai Zhongguo shehui 基督教与近代中国社会, Shanghai: Shanghai renmin chubanshe, 1996.

Guggenmos, Esther-Maria: „Engaged Buddhism in Taiwan? – Zum Profil eines gesellschaftlich engagierten Buddhismus in Taiwan“, in: China heute, 25.3 (2006), , pp. 105-116.

Gunn, Geoffrey C.: First Globalization. The Eurasian Exchange, 1500-1800, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2003.

He Guanghu : Zhongguo zongjiaoxue bainian 中国宗教学百年, in: Xueshujie 学术界 100 (2003,3), , pp. 234-53.

He Guanghu : Zhongguo zongjiaoxue lilun yanjiu huigu 中国宗教学理论研究回顾, in: Zhongguo zongiao yanjiu nianjian 中国宗教研究年鉴 , Beijing: Religious Culture Press, 2001, pp. 79-91.

He Guanghu: Zongjiao yu dangdai Zhongguo shehui 宗教与当代中国社会, Beijing: Zhongguo renmin daxue chubanshe, 2006.

He Yingyi: Yiguan Dao xintu meijie shiyong yu meijie renzhi zhi yanjiu , Zhengzhi Daxue, 1983.

He, Guanghu: Religious Studies in China 1978-1999 and Their Connection with Political and Social Circumstances, in: China Study Journal 15, 1 (April 2000), , pp. 5-13.

Heine, Steven / Charles S. Prebish (Ed.): Buddhism in the Modern World: Adaptations of an Ancient Tradition, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.

Hexham, Irving; Poewe, Karla O.: New Religions as Global Cultures, Boulder: Westview Press, 1997.

Huang, C. Julia: „Wings of Belief: Modern Chinese Religious Transnationalism”, in: European Journal of East Asian Studies 2:2 (2003), , pp. 205-216.

Isreali, Raphael: Muslims in China: A Study in Cultural Confrontation, London/Malmö: Scandinavian Institute of Asian Studies, 1980.

Kitagawa, Joseph M: „One of the Many Faces of China: Maoism as a Quasi-Religion”, in: Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 1.2–3 (1974), , pp. 125-141.

Klein, Thoralf: „Atheism, official – China”, in: David Levenson/Karen Christensen (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, New York: Scribner’s Sons, 2002, pp. 176-178.

Kupfer, Kristin: „’Geheimgesellschaften’ in der VR China: Christlich inspirierte, spirituell-religiöse Gruppierungen seit 1978“, in: China Analysis 8 (2001), .

Laaman, Lars: Christian Heretics in Late Imperial China: the Inculturation of Christianity in 18th and Early 19th Century China, New York: RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.

Laamann, Lars: „Anti-Christian Agitation as an Example of Late Imperial Anticlericalism”, in: Extrême-Orient Extrême-Occident 24 (2002), , pp. 47-63.

Lai Chi-Tim: „Daoism in China Today, 1980-2002“, in: The China Quarterly 174 (2003), , pp. 413-427.

Landsberger, Stefan: „The Deification of Mao: Religious Imagery and Practices during the Cultural Revolution and Beyond”, in: Woei Lien Chong (Ed.), China’s Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution. Master Narratives and Post-Mao Counter Narratives, Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2002, pp. 139-184.

Landsberger, Stefan R: „Role Modelling in Mainland China During the ‚Four Modernizations’ Era: The Visual Dimension“, in: Chun-Chieh Huang and Erik Zürcher (Ed.), Norms and the State in China, Leiden: Brill, 1993, pp. 359–376.

Ling, Chi shiang: „Morality Books and the Moral Order: A Study of the Moral Sustaining Function of Morality Books in Taiwan", in: Fenggang Yang and Joseph B. Tamney (eds.), State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies, Leiden: Brill, 2005, pp. 203-227.

Lipman, Jonathan N.: Familiar Strangers: A History of Muslims in Northwest China, Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1997.

Litzinger, Charles A.: "Rural Religion and Village Organization in North China: The Catholic Challenge in the Late Nineteenth Century", in: Daniel H. Bays (ed.), Christianity in China. From the Eighteenth Century to the Present, Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1996, pp. 41-52.

Litzinger, Charles Albert: Temple Community and Village Cultural Integration in North China: Evidence From "Sectarian Cases" (Chiao an) in Chihli, 1860 1895, Davis: PhD. dissertation, University of California Davis, 1983.

Liu Kwang-ching (Ed.): Orthodoxy in Late Imperial China, Berkeley, CA/Los Angeles/London: University of California Press, 1990.

Liu Kwang-ching; Richard Shek: Heterodoxy in Late Imperial China, Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai’i Press, 2004.

Luo Zhufeng: Religion under Socialism in China, Armonk, NY/London: Sharpe, 1991.

Lutz, Jessie G.: Chinese Politics and Christian Missions. The Anti-Christian Movements of 1920-28, Notre Dame: Cross Cultural Publications, 1988.

Ma Xisha 馬西沙; Han Bingfang 韓秉方: Zhongguo minjian zongjiao shi 中國民間宗教史, Shanghai: Shanghai renmin, 1992.

Meienberger, Norbert: „Religionskritik und Religionspolitik bei Mao“, in: Hans-Jürg Braun/Erich Bryner/Nobert Meienberger (Ed.), Religionskritik und Religionspolitik bei Marx, Lenin, Mao, Zürich: Theologischer Verlag, 1985, pp. 115-161.

Nedostup, Rebecca Allyn: Religion, Superstition, and Governing Society in Nationalist China, PhD diss., Columbia University, 2001.

Olles, Volker: „Der unsterbliche Lehrmeister: Chinesische Literati und religiöses Verdienst in einer Inschrift von 1858 auf einem heiligen Berg der Daoisten im Kreis Pujiang (Provinz Sichuan)“, in: Zeitschrift der Deutschen Morgenländischen Gesellschaft 153 (2003), , pp. 395-416.

Osterhammel, Jürgen (Ed.): Modernisierung und Modernität in Asien, in: Geschichte und Gesellschaft 28, H. 1, Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2002.

Osterhammel, Jürgen; Petersson, Niels P.: Geschichte der Globalisierung. Dimensionen – Prozesse – Epochen, München: Beck, 2003.

Ransdorp, R.: „Official and Popular Religion in the Chinese Empire”, in: Pieter Hendrik Vrijhof/Jacques Waardenburg (Ed.), Official and Popular Religion. Analysis of a Theme for Religious Studies, Den Haag/Paris/London: Mouton, 1979, pp. 387-426.

Reilly, Thomas H.: The “Shang-ti Hui” and the Transformation of Chinese Popular Society: The Impact of Taiping Christian Sectarianism, Washington: Ph.D. dissertation, University of Washington, 1997.

Reiter, Florian C.: Religionen in China: Geschichte, Alltag, Kultur, München: Beck, 2002.

Robertson, Roland: Globalization. Social Theory and Global Culture, London: Sage Publications, 1992.

Rule, Paul: “Christianity in China: Growing on Holy Ground”, in: Pacific Rim Report No. 17 (February 2001), http://www.pacificrim.usfca.edu/research/pacrimreport/pacrimreport17.html, .

Seiwert, Hubert: „Religious Response to Modernization in Taiwan: The Case of I-Kuan-Tao“, Journal of the HK Branch of the Royal Asiatic Society, Royal Asiatic Society of GB and Ireland, HK Branch 21 (1981): , pp. 43-70.

Seiwert, Hubert (in collaboration with Ma Xisha): Popular Religious Movements and Heterodox Sects in Chinese History, Leiden: Brill, 2003.

Standaert, Nicholas: „Wisdom for the Journey: Historical Perspectives on Inculturation of Christianity in China”, in: Pacific Rim Report No. 17 (February 2001), http://www.pacificrim.usfca.edu/research/pacrimreport/pacrimreport17.html, .

Sweeten, Alan Richard: Community and Bureaucracy in Rural China: Evidence from 'Sectarian Cases' (Chiao an) in Kiangsi, 1860 95, Davis: PhD. dissertation, University of California Davis, 1980.

Tamney, Joseph B.; Chiang, Linda Hsueh Ling (eds.): Modernization, Globalization, and Confucianism in Chinese Societies, Westport, CT: Praeger, 2002.

Tarocco , F.: Buddhist and Daoist rituals and their musical dimensions , in: Luciana Galliano Florence (ed.): Power, Beauty and Meaning: Eight Studies on Chinese Music, Olschki, 2005, pp. 175-197.

Tarocco, Francesca: The Cultural Practices of Modern Chinese Buddhism, London: Routledge, 2006.

Tiedemann, R.Gary: „Christianity and Chinese ‘Heterodox Sects’: Mass Conversion and Syncretism in Shandong Province in the Early Eighteenth Century”, in: Monumenta Serica 44 (1996), , pp. 339–382.

Voegelin, Eric: Die politischen Religionen, München: Fink, 1993.

Wang Xiaoming: „’Zhonghua Suwei’ai Gongheguo Xianfa Dagang’ zhong de zongjiao zhengce", in: Beijing Dangshi 2/2003, , pp. 23-26.

Watson, James: „Standardizing the Gods: The Promotion of T'ien Hou (‘Empress of Heaven’) Along the South China Coast, 960–1960”, in: David Johnson, Andrew J. Nathan, Evelyn S. Rawski (Hg.), Popular Culture in Late Imperial China, Berkeley: University of California Press, 1985, pp. 292–324.

Weller, Robert P.: „Divided Market Cultures in China: Gender, Enterprise, and Religion", in: Robert W. Hefner (ed.), Market Cultures: Society and Morality in the New Asian Capitalisms, Boulder: Westview, 1998, pp. 78-103.

Yang, Fenggang; Tamney, Joseph B. (eds.): State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies, Leiden: Brill, 2005.

Ye Renchang: Jindai Zhongguo de zongjiao pipan. Fei Ji yundong de zai si, Taibei: Yage, 1988.

Yip, Ka-che: Religion, Nationalism and Chinese Students. The Anti-Christian Movement of 1922-1927, Bellingham, WA: Western Washington University Press, 1980.

Yoshiko Ashiwa; David L. Wank: „The Politics of a Reviving Buddhist Temple: State, Association, and Religion in Southeast China”, in: The Journal of Asian Studies 65.2 (2006), , pp. 337–359.

Zinser, Hartmut: Der Markt der Religionen, München: Fink, 1997.