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DuBois, Thomas David

Casting Faiths

DuBois, Thomas David - Casting Faiths, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: The Transformation of Religion in East and Southeast Asia—Paradigmatic Change in Regional Perspective
Thomas DuBois

Part I. Orientalism and the Western Recasting of Buddhism

2. From Thathanadaw to Theravāda Buddhism: Constructions of Religion and Religious Identity in Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century Myanmar
Alexey Kirichenko

3. Publishing Eastern Buddhism: D. T. Suzuki’s Journey to the West
Judith Snodgrass

Part II. Mission and Meaning in Christianity

4. The Education of Annie Howe: Missionary Transformations in late Meiji Japan
Roberta Wollons

5. Idols and Art: Missionary Attitudes toward Indigenous Worship and the Material Culture on Nias, Indonesia, 1904–1920
Mai Lin Tjoa-Bonatz

6. The Virgin Heads South: Northern Catholic Refugees and their Clergy in South Vietnam, 1954–1964
Peter Hansen

Part III. State and Religious Ethnicity

7. The Making of Islamic Law: Local Elites and Colonial Authority in British Malaya
Iza Hussin

8. Christian Conversion and Ethnic Identity in East Kalimantan
Jennifer Connolly

9. Recasting Religion and Ethnicity: Tourism and Socialism in Northern Sichuan, 1992–2005
Donald S. Sutton, Xiaofei Kang

Part IV. New Media and New Religion

10. Japanese Print Media and Manchurian Cultural Community: Religion in the Pages of the Shengjing Times, 1906–1944
Thomas DuBois

11. Showing Faith: Exhibiting Ōmoto to Consumers in Early-Twentieth-Century Japan
Nancy Stalker

12. Afterword: Questioning Faiths? Casting Doubts
Oscar Salemink

Keywords: History, Asian History, Social History, Cultural History, Political Philosophy, Social Philosophy, Modern History

Editor
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
282 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230235458
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-30709-8

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