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Anna Sun, Associate Professor

Anna Sun
Contact Info:
Office Location:  407 Chapel Drive, Box 90964, Durham, NC 27278
Office Phone:  (919) 660-3510
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Teaching (Fall 2023):

  • Religion 267.01, Spiritual but not religious Synopsis
    Gray 228, WF 03:05 PM-04:20 PM
    (also cross-listed as AMES 267.01)
  • Religion 913s.01, Comparative ritual theory Synopsis
    Old chem 003, F 12:00 PM-02:30 PM

Ph.D.Princeton University2008
M.A.Princeton University2001
Recent Publications   (More Publications)

  1. Steensland, B; Kucinskas, J; Sun, A. Situating Spirituality Context, Practice, and Power.  Oxford University Press, 2021: 376 pages.  [abs]
  2. Sun, A. "Thinking with Weber’s Religion of China in the Twenty-First Century." Review of Religion and Chinese Society 7:2 (December, 2020): 250-270. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Sun, A. "To Be or Not to Be a Confucian: Explicit and Implicit Religious Identities in the Global Twenty-First Century." Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion 11:Chinese Religions Going Global (2020): 210-235.
  4. Sun, A. "Contemporary Confucius Temple Life in Mainland China: Report from the Field." The Varieties of Confucian Experience Documenting a Grassroots Revival of Tradition Ed. Billioud, S. Brill, July, 2018, 205-235.  [abs]

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