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Title:
The religious heritage of Japan : foundations for cross-cultural understanding in a religiously plural world
Author:
Carter, John Ross.
Publication Information:
Portland, OR : Book East, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xvii, 238 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
The meeting of two cultures / Minoru Tada -- Kyoto : the city that represents Japan / George Hlawatsch -- Some themes in the Christian experience in Japan / Håkan Eilert -- An introduction to Shinto / Naofusa Hirai -- What is Shinto? / Masahiko Asoya -- The concept of Kami / Kanji Ueda -- Foundations of Mt. Hiei / Hisao Inagaki -- On the Lotus Sūtra / Michio Shinozaki -- On Zen / Keido Fukushima Roshi -- The relation of Buddhist thought to Zazen / Gudo Mishijima Roshi -- The significance of the Nembutsu / Shojun Bando -- Shinran's view of the three Pure Land Sūtras : from Amida worship to the true and real religion / Nobuo Nomura -- The dialectic of Shinjin / Michio Tokunaga -- Other power and social ethics : the bifurcation of Shinran's teaching / Michio Tokunaga -- The role of women in the Buddhist tradition in Japan / Kyoko Motomochi Nakamura -- Reflections on the notion of "the inward quest" in the Japanese Buddhist experience / Dennis Hirota -- Religiousness and the way of tea / Dennis Hirota -- The first round-table discussion -- The second round-table discussion.
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ISBN:
9780964704046
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