The Religious Traditions of Japan 500 1600

The first English-language overview of the interaction of Buddhism and Shinta in Japanese culture.

The Religious Traditions of Japan 500 1600

The Religious Traditions of Japan 500 1600

The first English-language overview of the interaction of Buddhism and Shinta in Japanese culture.

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The Religious Traditions of Japan 500-1600
Language: un
Pages: 485
Authors: Richard Bowring, Professor Emeritus of Japanese Studies Richard Bowring
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-09-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The first English-language overview of the interaction of Buddhism and Shinta in Japanese culture.
Religion in Japan: Unity and Diversity
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: H. Byron Earhart
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-01 - Publisher: Cengage Learning

This standard text explores religion in Japan as a complex tapestry of different religious strands, reflecting both the unity and diversity of Japanese culture, a theme Earhart pioneered in the first edition (1969) of this enduring, classic book--a theme he has devoted subsequent decades to refining through cutting-edge scholarship and
Buddhism and Medicine in Japan
Language: un
Pages: 274
Authors: Katja Triplett
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-18 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This book demonstrates the close link between medicine and Buddhism in early and medieval Japan. It may seem difficult to think of Japanese Buddhism as being linked to the realm of medical practices since religious healing is usually thought to be restricted to prayers for divine intervention. There is a
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