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Religious violence in contemporary Japan : the case of Aum Shinrikyō

Author: Ian Reader
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, ©2000.
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This study looks at Aum's claims about itself and asks why a religious movement ostensibly focused on yoga, meditation, asceticism, and pursuit of enlightenment became involved in violent activities.  Read more...

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Reader, Ian, 1949-
Religious violence in contemporary Japan.
Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c2000
(OCoLC)606312146
Online version:
Reader, Ian, 1949-
Religious violence in contemporary Japan.
Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press, c2000
(OCoLC)609320951
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Reader
ISBN: 0824823397 9780824823399 0824823400 9780824823405
OCLC Number: 43434559
Description: xvi, 304 p. ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Ian Reader.

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