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Deal, William E. - A Cultural History of Japanese Buddhism, ebook

A Cultural History of Japanese Buddhism

Deal, William E.

82,50€

A Cultural History of Japanese Buddhism offers a comprehensive, nuanced, and chronological account of the evolution of Buddhist religion in Japan from the sixth century to the present day. Traces each period of Japanese

Nadeau, Randall L. - Asian Religions: A Cultural Perspective, ebook

Asian Religions: A Cultural Perspective

Nadeau, Randall L.

26,05€

This lively introduction offers a complete overview of the main Asian religions, their traditions and contemporary relevance, and how they are lived and practiced today.Provides readers with an all-embracing introduction to Asian religions, covering

Blum, Mark L. - Rennyo and the Roots of Modern Japanese Buddhism, ebook

Rennyo and the Roots of Modern Japanese Buddhism

Blum, Mark L.

60,60€

Though he is undeniably one of the most influential persons in the history of Japanese religion, his legacy remains enigmatic and largely overlooked by the West. This volume offers an assessment of Rennyo's contribution to Buddhist

Breen, John - A New History of Shinto, ebook

A New History of Shinto

Breen, John

26,40€

This accessible guide to the development of Japan’s indigenous religion from ancient times to the present day offers an illuminating introduction to the myths, sites and rituals of kami worship, and their role in Shinto’s enduring religious identity.
Offers a unique new

Matsui, Keisuke - Geography of Religion in Japan, ebook

Geography of Religion in Japan

Matsui, Keisuke

117,70€

Table of contents
1. Recent Trends in the Geography of Religion in Japan
Keisuke Matsui
2. Religious Tradition in Japan
Keisuke Matsui
3. Spatial Structure of Japanese Religion
Keisuke Matsui
4. Sacred Places, Pilgrimage, and Tourism
Keisuke Matsui

Newmark, Jeffrey - Religion, Culture, and the Public Sphere in China and Japan, ebook

Religion, Culture, and the Public Sphere in China and Japan

Newmark, Jeffrey

109,10€

Table of contents
1. Introduction: The East Asian Public Sphere
Jeffrey Newmark
2. The Sphere of Privilege: Confucian Culture and the Administration of Buddhism (and Religion) in China
Albert Welter
3. Conservative and Progressive Models for Buddhism Under the Republic of China
Eric Goodell
4. Islamic

Starrs, Roy - Politics and Religion in Modern Japan, ebook

Politics and Religion in Modern Japan

Starrs, Roy

110,35€

A Naked Public Square? Religion and Politics in Imperial Japan
Kevin M. Doak
9. ‘The Gakkai is Faith; the Kōmeitō is Action’: Sōka Gakkai and ‘Buddhist Politics’
Baffelli Erica
10. From Mishima to Aum: Religio-political Violence in Late Twentieth-Century