Anna Sun, Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Sociology

Anna Sun
Contact Info:
Office Location:  407 Chapel Drive, Box 90964, Durham, NC 27278
Office Phone:  (919) 660-3510
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Teaching (Spring 2021):


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

  1.  Situating Spirituality.  edited by Steensland, B; Kucinskas, J; Sun, A Oxford University Press, 2021.
  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]