Yang, Fenggang. 2011. Religion in China: Survival and Revival under Communist Rule. Oxford University Press.


Book Reviews:

° By Helen Rose Ebaugh. Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 52 (2) June 2013.

° By Gene Cooper. Contemporary Sociology, 42 (1) January 2013.

° By Vincent Goossaert. Archives de sciences sociales des religions, (160) octobre-décembre 2012.

° By Bryan S. Turner. European Journal of Sociology, 53 (3) December 2012.

° By Richard Madsen. The Journal of Asian Studies, 71(4) November 2012.

° By Carsten Vala. Social Force, November 8, 2012.

° By Martin King Whyte. American Journal of Sociology, 118(1) July 2012.

° By Andrew Abel. Sociology of Religion, 73(2) Summer 2012.

° By Anthony Yu. Journal of Church and State, 54(3) 2012.

° By Ian Johnson. The New York Review of Books, December 22, 2011.


Yang, Fenggang and Joseph Tamney, eds. 2011. Confucianism and Spiritual Traditions in Modern China and Beyond. Brill Academic Publishers.





Yang, Fenggang and Graeme Lang, eds. 2011.Social Scientific Studies of Religion in China: Methodology, Theories, and Findings. Brill Academic Publishers.





Conversion to Christianity among the Chinese

Yang, Fenggang and Joseph Tamney, eds. 2006. Conversion to Christianity among the Chinese, A special issue of the Sociology of Religion: A Quarterly Review 67(2).





Civil Society as Democratic Practice

Perez, Antonio F., Semou Pathé Gueye, and Fenggang Yang, eds. 2005. Civil Society as Democratic Practice. The Council for Research in Values and Philosophy.




States, Market and Religions


Yang, Fenggang and Joseph Tamney, eds. 2005. State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies. Brill Academic Publishers.


Book Review:

° By Vincent Goossaert. Archives de sciences sociales des religions, (136) octobre-décembre 2006.



Asian American Religions







Carnes,Tony and Fenggang Yang, eds. 2004. Asian American Religions: The Making and Remaking of Borders and Boundaries. New York University Press.


Book Reviews:

° By Carl L. Bankston III. Contemporary Sociology, 34 (2) March 2005.

° By Kelly H. Chong. American Journal of Sociology, 110(6) May 2005.

° By Donald K. Swearer. Journal for the scientific Study of Religion, 44 (2) June 2005.

° By Joseph Cheah. The Journal of Asian Studies, 64 (3) August 2005.

° By Kathleen Garces-Foley. Sociology of Religion, 66 (3) Autumn 2005. 

° By Robert L. Montgomery. Review of Religious Research, 47 (3) March 2006.

° By Kaoru Oguri. American Anthropologist, New Series, 108 (1) March 2006.


Chinese Christian in America






Yang, Fenggang. 1999. Chinese Christians in America: Conversion, Assimilation, and Adhesive Identities. Penn State University Press.


Book Reviews:

° By Rebecca Kim, Min Zhou. American Journal of Sociology, 105 (5) March 2000.

° By C. S. Stone Shih. International Migration Review, 35 (1) Spring 2001.

° By Paul D. Numrich. Sociology of Religion, 62 (1) Spring 2001.

° By Peggy Levitt. Socioal Forces, 79 (4) June 2001.

° By Antony Alumkal. Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 69 (2) June 2001.

° By Michael H. Truong. Contemporary Sociology, 31 (4) July 2002.



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[美]斯达克、芬克 著,杨凤岗 译:2005, 《信仰的法则–解释宗教之人的方面》,中国人民大学出版社。