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This section of the book titled Ritual Alliances of the Putian Plain contains the list of author names and terms. The entries arranged in alphabetical order from A to Z. The book provides a historical introduction to the formation of 153 regional ritual alliances made up of 724 villages. It discusses early popular cults, Ming lineages, Qing multi-village alliances, late Qing spirit-medium associations, 20th century state attacks on local religion, and the role of Overseas Chinese and local communities in rebuilding the temple networks.

Keywords: Putian plain; ritual alliances



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