Wir nutzen Cookies, um Ihre Online-Erfahrung zu verbessern. Indem Sie Harrassowitz-Verlag.de nutzen, akzeptieren Sie unsere Cookies. Weitere Informationen finden Sie in unserer Datenschutzerklärung
Reiter, Florian C
The Aspirations and Standards of Taoist Priests in the Early T'ang Period
Bandnummer: 1
Umfang/Format: VII, 241 pages
Sprache: English
Ausstattung: Book (Paperback)
Erscheinungsdatum: 10.01.1998
Preise: 70,00 Eur[D] / 72,00 Eur[A]
ISBN: 978-3-447-04086-0
70,00 Eur

This title deals with the idealizing portrayals of the Taoist priest profession in seventh century. Rights and standards of the Taoists, which where formulated at a time when the Taoists occupied a favorable position in government and society, are described on the basis of the writings connected with the name Chin-ming Ch’i-chen. The investigations also take in earlier epochs and present discourses on the culture of the Taoist priests in the larger context of the administrative and secular elite.