DLUT International Summer/Winter Session

Chinese Religion

  • 课程中文名:中国宗教
  • Course Description
  • This course provides a historical introduction of Chinese religion that explores the diversity and unity of Chinese traditions. Attention is given to the cultural background, art, literature, philosophy, and institutional development of each tradition. Topics covers ancient mythology, cosmology, shamanism; Confucianism and the traditional state cult, Taoist mysticism, and immortality; Buddhism and Chinese religious transformation.

  • Textbook(s)
  • Chinese Religion: An Anthology of Sources, Deborah Sommer, 1st edition
    Asian Religions: A Cultural Perspective, Randall L Nadeau, 1st edition

  • Instructor
  • Email: Aleksey Maslov | HSE University