Gods, Ghosts, and Gangsters
Ritual Violence, Martial Arts, and Masculinity on the Margins of Chinese Society
Offers a thorough and original account of violent ritual and ritual violence in Chinese religion and society. Close-up, sensitive portrayals and the voices of ritual actors themselves-mostly working-class men, many of them members of sworn brotherhoods and gangs-link martial ritual practice to the lives and desires of men on the margins of Chinese society.
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