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Experimental Buddhism : innovation and activism in contemporary Japan

Author: John K Nelson
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2014.
Series: Topics in contemporary Buddhism.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Highlights the complex and often wrenching interactions between long-established religious traditions and rapid social, cultural, and economic change. Based on ethnographic fieldwork and archival  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Nelson, John K. (John Kenneth), 1953-
Experimental Buddhism.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2014
(DLC) 2013015000
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John K Nelson
ISBN: 9780824838348 0824838343
OCLC Number: 1097566312
Description: 1 ressource en ligne
Contents: Experimental Buddhism : contexts and trajectories --
Japanese versions of Buddhism --
Social welfare and Buddhist-inspired activism --
Four models of experimental Buddhism --
Alternatives and innovations in "Buddhist" religious practice --
The future of Japanese Buddhism.
Series Title: Topics in contemporary Buddhism.
Responsibility: John K. Nelson.


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