Falun Gong in the Academic Perspective

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dc.contributor.author Feng, Chongyi en_US
dc.contributor.editor Ling Xiaohui en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-10-12T03:32:31Z
dc.date.available 2012-10-12T03:32:31Z
dc.date.issued 2011 en_US
dc.identifier 2011000734 en_US
dc.identifier.citation Feng Chongyi 2011, 'Falun Gong in the Academic Perspective', Boda International, Taipei, pp. 5-13. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 9789868520981 en_US
dc.identifier.other B1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/17888
dc.description.abstract The sustained all-out campaigns by the Chinese authorities since 1999 have not been able to eliminate Falun Gong, which has involved millions of followers and spread to more than one hundred countries in the world. The Chinese authorities have labelled Falun Gong as an 'evil sect' to brutally suppress it, but that label does not confirm to the definition of 'evil sect' in the West. There are many ways to define the phenomenon of Falun Gong in the academic perspective. Falun Gong cannot be defined as a religion in term of its ultimate concern, belief system, activities and 'organisation' in particular. Falun Gong can be a Chinese popular belief and practice defying a definition but requiring further research. en_US
dc.language 7199 en_US
dc.publisher Boda International en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon en_US
dc.title Falun Gong in the Academic Perspective en_US
dc.parent A Study on Factors Contributing to Rapid Development of Falun Gong: with Discussion on Qi Gong and I en_US
dc.journal.volume en_US
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Taipei en_US
dc.identifier.startpage 5 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 13 en_US
dc.cauo.name FASS.Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.for 200202 en_US
dc.personcode 950549 en_US
dc.percentage 100 en_US
dc.classification.name Asian Cultural Studies en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition 1 en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.description.keywords China, Falun Gong en_US
dc.staffid en_US
dc.staffid 950549 en_US

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