2012 New History
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Manichaean Studies: An Overview

Wu-shu Lin

The Chinese Library, Huachiew Chalermprakiet University, Thailand

Reviewing the history of Manichaen studies since the beginning of the twentieth century, especially since the eighties, this paper studies the great achievements in this field which resulted from the new important discoveries of Manichaean materials, and makes some proposals for further research in Chinese Manichaeism in the light of the actual situation in China.


Key Words: Manichaeism, China