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Asian Ethnology 68 (2)

Special Issue: Power, Authority, and Contested Hegemony in Burmese-Myanmar Religion

Guest editors: Hiroko Kawanami and Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière

Articles

Introduction: Power, Authority, and Contested Hegemony in Burmese-Myanmar Religion
Hiroko Kawanami

An Overview of the Field of Religion in Burmese Studies
Bénédicte Brac de la Perrière

Charisma, Power(s), and the Arahant Ideal in Burmese-Myanmar Buddhism
Hiroko Kawanami

The Cult of Thamanya Sayadaw
Keiko Tosa

On the Ambivalence of Female Monasticism in Theravāda Buddhism
Laure Carbonnel

Nats’ Wives” or “Children of Nats”
BénédicteBrac de la Perrière

A New Palace for Mra Swan Dewi
Alexandra de Mersan

Relics, Statues, and Predictions
Jacques P. Leider