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Reclaiming the Wilderness: Contemporary Dynamics of the Yiguandao

Sébastien Billioud

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197529133
eISBN:
9780197529164
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529133.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, World Religions

The Yiguandao (Way of Pervading Unity) was one of the major redemptive societies of Republican China. It is nowadays one of the largest and most influential religious movements of the Chinese world ... More


Introduction

Sébastien Billioud

in Reclaiming the Wilderness: Contemporary Dynamics of the Yiguandao

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197529133
eISBN:
9780197529164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529133.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, World Religions

The introduction provides some background information about the Yiguandao, focusing on its historical roots, its ideology (spiritual lineages/daotong, syncretism, cosmology, millenarian eschatology), ... More


Epilogue

Sébastien Billioud

in Reclaiming the Wilderness: Contemporary Dynamics of the Yiguandao

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197529133
eISBN:
9780197529164
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529133.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society, World Religions

After presenting a brief summary of the main research results of this book, the epilogue broadens the scope of the discussion in several directions. First, it introduces the situation of a Yiguandao ... More


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