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Pattana Kitiarsa
Kelly Meister

Meister on Kitiarsa, 'Mediums, Monks, and Amulets: Thai Popular Buddhism Today'

Pattana Kitiarsa. Mediums, Monks, and Amulets: Thai Popular Buddhism Today. Chiang Mai: Silkworm Books, 2012. xxi + 170 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-616215049-4.

Reviewed by Kelly Meister (University of Chicago) Published on H-Buddhism (September, 2014) Commissioned by Thomas Borchert

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Re: QUERY> Ethnographies of Buddhism

Hi! Following may be a list for starting your collection in a non-Buddhist context:

Ama, Michihiro. 2011. Immigrants to the Pure Land: The Modernization, Acculturation, and Globalization of Shin Buddhism, 1898-1941. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawai’i Press.

Cadge, Wendy. 2005. Heartwood - The First Generation of Theravada Buddhism in America. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press.

Chen, Carolyn. 2008. Getting Saved in America – Taiwanese Immigration and Religious Experience. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.