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Assembling Shinto

ISBN 10 : 0674970578
ISBN 13 : 9780674970571

"During the late twelfth to fourteenth centuries, several precursors of Shinto came together for the first time. By focusing on Mt. Miwa in present-day Nara Prefecture and examinin..

Transforming The Void

ISBN 10 : 9789004306523
ISBN 13 : 9004306528

Transforming the Void: Embryological Discourse and Reproductive Imagery in East Asian Religions provides new insight into how the body’s generative processes are harnessed as pow..

Dialectics Of The Goddess In Japanese Audiovisual Culture

ISBN 10 : 9781498570152
ISBN 13 : 1498570151

Through provocative essays by specialists in different aspects of Japanese culture, this book provides an historical and analytical survey of the presence of Goddesses in Japanese ..

Essentials Of Shinto

ISBN 10 : 0313264317
ISBN 13 : 9780313264313

Serves as a guide to the principal teachings of Shinto...

Sourcebook In Shinto

ISBN 10 : 0313264325
ISBN 13 : 9780313264320

Presents a comprehensive collection of translated and foreign language texts on Shinto...

The Origin Of Modern Shinto In Japan

ISBN 10 : 9781474271097
ISBN 13 : 147427109X

Yijiang Zhong analyses the formation of Shinto as a complex and diverse religious tradition in early modern and Meiji Japan, 1600-1868. Highlighting the role of the god Okuninushi ..


ISBN 10 : 9780190621728
ISBN 13 : 0190621729

Distinguished scholar of Japanese religions and culture Helen Hardacre offers the first comprehensive history of Shinto, the ancient and vibrant tradition whose colorful rituals ar..