By Nanlai Cao
Cao's learn of chinese language Christians delves into the dynamics of actions reminiscent of banqueting, community construction, estate acquisition, mate choice, marriage ritual, migrant paintings, and schooling. not like prior learn that has mostly checked out older, rural, and socially marginalized church groups, Cao trains his specialise in economically robust, politically attached, moralizing Christian marketers. In framing town of Wenzhou as China's Jerusalem, newly wealthy chinese language Christians search not just to specific their management aspirations in a world non secular move but additionally to say their position, id, and elite prestige in post-reform chinese language society.
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Constructing China's Jerusalem: Christians, Power, and Place in Contemporary Wenzhou (Contemporary Issues in Asia and the Pacific) by Nanlai Cao