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Shawn Arthur

Religion, Culture and the Quest for Perfection
by Shawn Arthur ~ Hardback

We are bombarded with messages about our bodies: too thin, not thin enough; not in vogue, not smooth-skinned enough, not the right shape, not covered enough or covered too much.... Religion, Culture, and the Quest for Perfection: Body Problems, Body Modifications analyses these concerns and perceive...

Pre-order - out 11 Jul 2019
$224.99
Religion, Culture and the Quest for Perfection
by Shawn Arthur ~ Paperback / softback

We are bombarded with messages about our bodies: too thin, not thin enough; not in vogue, not smooth-skinned enough, not the right shape, not covered enough or covered too much.... Religion, Culture, and the Quest for Perfection: Body Problems, Body Modifications analyses these concerns and perceive...

Pre-order - out 11 Jul 2019
$80.99
Early Daoist Dietary Practices
by Shawn Arthur ~ Hardback

Much as the modern Western world is concerned with diets, health, and anti-aging remedies, many early medieval Chinese Daoists also actively sought to improve their health and increase their longevity through specialized ascetic dietary practices. Focusing on a fifth-century manual of herbal-based, ...

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$267.00
Contemporary Religions in China
by Shawn Arthur ~ Paperback / softback

Folk and popular religion is a very significant part of Chinese religious life, especially in rural areas. Contemporary Religions in China focuses on the religious activities of the lay people of contemporary China and their ideas of what it means to be "religious" and to practice "religion". Throug...

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$92.00
Early Daoist Dietary Practices
by Shawn Arthur ~ Paperback / softback

Much as the modern Western world is concerned with diets, health, and anti-aging remedies, many early medieval Chinese Daoists also actively sought to improve their health and increase their longevity through specialized ascetic dietary practices. Focusing on a fifth-century manual of herbal-based, ...

In stock with supplier
$108.00