Religion: Chinese & Japanese Religions

  • Daoism: A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation book cover

    Daoism

    A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation, 1st Edition

    By Livia Kohn

    Daoism: A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation explores philosophy of religion from a Daoist perspective. Philosophy of religion is a thriving field today, increasingly expanding from its traditional theistic, Christian roots into more cosmologically oriented Asian religions. This book raises a…

    Paperback – 2019-10-04 
    Routledge
    Investigating Philosophy of Religion

  • Defining Shinto: A Reader book cover

    Defining Shinto

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark W. MacWilliams, Okuyama Michiaki

    This book provides key official documents alongside political, religious-philosophical, and historical essays, illustrating how the term "Shinto" has metamorphosed terminologically from Japan’s emergence as a modern nation state in the late 19th century to the postmodern Japan of today. "Shinto"…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Critical Categories in the Study of Religion

  • Contemporary Religions in China book cover

    Contemporary Religions in China

    1st Edition

    By Shawn Arthur

    Folk and popular religion is a very significant part of Chinese religious life, especially in rural areas. Contemporary Religions in China focuses on the religious activities of the lay people of contemporary China and their ideas of what it means to be "religious" and to practice "religion".…

    Paperback – 2019-02-06
    Routledge
    Religions in Focus

  • Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought book cover

    Awakening

    An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought, 6th Edition

    By Patrick S. Bresnan

    Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought engages students with lively anecdotes, essential primary and secondary sources, an accessible writing style, and a clear historical approach. The text focuses primarily on India, China, and Japan, while showing the relationships that…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05
    Routledge

  • Introducing Japanese Religion book cover

    Introducing Japanese Religion

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Ellwood

    Now in its Second Edition, Introducing Japanese Religion is the ideal resource for undergraduate students. This edition features new material on folk and popular religion, including shamanism, festivals, and practices surrounding death and funerals. Robert Ellwood also updates the text to discuss…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Routledge
    World Religions

  • Religions in the Modern World: Traditions and Transformations book cover

    Religions in the Modern World

    Traditions and Transformations, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Linda Woodhead, Christopher Partridge, Hiroko Kawanami

    Religions in the Modern World: Traditions and Transformations, Third Edition is the ideal textbook for those coming to the study of religion for the first time, as well as for those who wish to keep up-to-date with the latest perspectives in the field. This third edition contains new and upgraded…

    Paperback – 2016-01-25
    Routledge

  • Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought book cover

    Awakening

    An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought, 5th Edition

    By Patrick S. Bresnan

    Awakening: An Introduction to the History of Eastern Thought engages students with anecdotes, primary and secondary sources, an accessible writing style, and a clear historical approach. The text focuses on India, China, and Japan, while showing the relationships that exist between Eastern and…

    Paperback – 2012-07-31
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Encyclopedia of Taoism: 2-Volume Set book cover

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Taoism

    2-Volume Set, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabrizio Pregadio

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Taoism provides comprehensive coverage of Taoist religion, thought and history, reflecting the current state of Taoist scholarship. It contains hundreds of entries authored by an international body of experts which cover areas such as schools and traditions, texts,…

    Paperback – 2011-06-27
    Routledge

  • Introducing Chinese Religions book cover

    Introducing Chinese Religions

    1st Edition

    By Mario Poceski

    Introducing Chinese Religions is the ideal starting point for students exploring the fascinating religious traditions of China. This introduction covers the whole spectrum of Chinese religious history, from the multi-faceted religious heritage of pre-modern China, to the practice of different…

    Paperback – 2009-06-19
    Routledge
    World Religions

  • Introducing Daoism book cover

    Introducing Daoism

    1st Edition

    By Livia Kohn

    Daoism is one of the major religious traditions of the East, but in the past has not been as well known as Buddhism and Hinduism. With the increased interest in Eastern religions, and alternative spiritual traditions, interest in Daoism is increasing. Introducing Daoism is a lively and accessible…

    Paperback – 2008-09-26
    Routledge
    World Religions

  • The Religious Traditions of Asia: Religion, History, and Culture book cover

    The Religious Traditions of Asia

    Religion, History, and Culture, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Joseph Kitagawa

    This essential student textbook consists of seventeen sections, all written by leading scholars in their different fields. They cover all the religious traditions of Southwest Asia, Southeast Asia, Central Asia, Tibet, and East Asia. The major traditions that are described and discussed are (from…

    Paperback – 2002-07-25
    Routledge

  • Japanese Religion: A Cultural Perspective book cover

    Japanese Religion

    A Cultural Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Robert Ellwood, Richard Pilgrim

    This book provides an overview of religion in Japan, from ancient times to the present. It also emphasizes the cultural and attitudinal manifestations of religion in Japan, withough neglecting dates and places.…

    Paperback – 1984-12-01
    Routledge

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