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Historical Dictionary of Shinto

Stuart D. B. Picken - Religion - 2010 - 400 pages
One of Japan's major religions, Shinto has no doctrines and there are no sacred texts from which religious authority can be derived. It does not have an identifiable historical ...
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Play and Power in Religion: Collected Essays

André Droogers - Religion - 2012 - 467 pages
The relationship between religion, power and play is a promising theme in the study of religion. This collection of essays contains André Droogers’ most relevant articles on ...
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A New History of Shinto

John Breen, Mark Teeuwen - Religion - 2010 - 264 pages
This book is about the history of Shinto, including the Meiji Revolution of 1868, and provides the history of the shrine : Hie, one of the most important in all Japan and the ...
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Essentials of Shinto: An Analytical Guide to Principal Teachings

Stuart D. B. Picken - Religion - 1994 - 400 pages
Serves as a guide to the principal teachings of Shinto.
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A Popular Dictionary of Shinto

Brian Bocking - History - 1997 - 251 pages
This dictionary is a comprehensive glossary and reference work with more than a thousand entries on Shinto, ranging from brief definitions of Japanese terms to short essays ...
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Spaces and Borders: Current Research on Religion in Central and Eastern Europe

András Máté-Tóth, Cosima Rughinis - Religion - 2011 - 284 pages
People observe and transgress religious borders when they relate with faith and other faiths, when they shape communities, when they make decisions. A group of researchers have ...
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Thomas P. Kasulis - BODY, MIND & SPIRIT - 2004 - 209 pages
Scholarly studies on Shinto usually focus only on one of its dimensions: Shinto as a 'nature religion', an 'imperial state religion', a 'primal religion', or a 'folk amalgam of ...
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The Scientification of Religion: An Historical Study of Discursive Change ...

Kocku von Stuckrad - Religion - 2014 - 239 pages
The enigmatic relation between religion and science still presents a challenge to European societies and to ideas about what it means to be ‘modern.’ This book argues that ...
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Mindscaping the Landscape of Tibet: Place, Memorability, Ecoaesthetics

Dan Smyer Yü - Religion - 2015 - 269 pages
This book addresses the imaginative portrayal of Tibet among contemporary Tibetans and non-Tibetans as well as the global phenomenon known as “imagined Tibet.” It critiques ...
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Clans and Religion in Ancient Japan: The Mythology of Mt. Miwa

Masanobu Suzuki - History - 2016 - 170 pages
Clans and Religion in Ancient Japan presents the latest research on the origin of Japanese religion and the clans in charge of religious services in ancient Japan. This book is ...
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