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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (3): 786–795.
Published: 01 August 2017
... missionary work in Japan. In that way, it shares concerns with Suter's work because the contemporary time periods of their studies somewhat overlap. However, Mohr is more concerned with religious and philosophical cause and effect, while Suter emphasizes changing political and social contexts from which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (3): 741–771.
Published: 01 August 2018
... the religious nationalism emerging from the First Indochina War. The spiritual dimension of the Republic's Personalist Revolution did not involve state interference in all religious activities. Instead, it promoted religious freedom and diversity, provided that the spiritual values they propagated opposed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 181–183.
Published: 01 February 1991
...John D. Rogers Buddhism Transformed: Religious Change in Sri Lanka . By Richard Gombrich and Gananath Obeyesekere . Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1988 . xvi , 484 pp. $49.50. The Buddhist Revival in Sri Lanka: Religious Tradition, Reinterpretation and Response...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1961) 20 (4): 541–542.
Published: 01 August 1961
...David Wurfel Religious Revolution in the Philippines: Life and Church of Gregorio Aglipay, 1860–1940 . By Pedro S. de Achutegui, S.J. , and Miguel Bernad, S.J. Manila : Ateneo de Manila , 1960 . Distributed by Bookmark, Manila, xvi, 580 . Appendices, Bibliography, Indices. ₱15.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 619–640.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Hans Martin Krämer Abstract Recent scholarship has highlighted the importance of Islam for prewar Japanese pan-Asianists. Yet, by considering Islam solely as a political factor, this strand of scholarship has largely overlooked the religious dimension of Japanese pan-Asianism. The existence of six...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (3): 661–687.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Charu Gupta Abstract Religious conversions by Dalits in colonial India have largely been examined as mass movements to Christianity, with an implicit focus on men. However, why did Dalit women convert? Were they just guided by their men, family, and community? This paper explores...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 913–915.
Published: 01 August 1969
... Religious Group Movements . By Douglas J. Elwood . Dumaguete City, Philippines : Silliman University , 1968 , xi , 213 pp. Silliman University Monograph. Series A (Religious Studies), No. 1. Appendices. $2.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 BOOK REVIEWS The declared...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 858–859.
Published: 01 August 1969
...James Allen Dator Religious Attitudes of Japanese Men, A Sociological Survey . By Fernando M. Basabe . A Monumenta Nipponica Monograph. Tokyo : Sophia University and Charles E. Tuttle , 1968 . 135 pp. Appendices. $7.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 858...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 909–910.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Raymond Firth Islam Observed: Religious Development in Morocco and Indonesia . By Clifford Geertz . New Haven : Yale University Press , 1968 . xii , 136 pp. Maps, Index. $5.00. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969 BOOK REVIEWS 909 the next attempt to recreate...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 27 (2): 422–423.
Published: 01 February 1968
...Eliot Deutsch Emptiness: A Study in Religious Meaning . By Frederick J. Streng . Nashville : Abingdon Press , 1967 . 252 pp. Appendices, Bibliography, Index. $5.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1968 1968 422 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES riod from 1876 to 1907...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 31 (1): 210.
Published: 01 November 1971
...M. C. Goldstein A Tibetan Religious Geography of Nepal . By Turrell Wylie . Rome : Institute Italiano per II Medio Ed Estremo Oriente , 1970 . xviii, 48 pp. Tables, Bibliography, Index. Paperback, n.p.l. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971 210 JOURNAL...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2014) 73 (2): 305–308.
Published: 01 May 2014
... and Islam. Ever since the partition of British India in 1947, he writes, South Asians have realized “that Hindu religious sensibilities could not coexist with Muslim sensibilities in a modern, democratic polity” and that “Hinduism and Islam have now emerged as distinct cultural traditions.” 2 Although...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 21–52.
Published: 01 June 1964
...Michael M. Ames Abstract This paper is intended to present in outline form a structural analysis of the total religious system of the Sinhalese of Ceylon. The Sinhalese, excluding those few who are Hindu, Christian, or Muslim, are Theravada Buddhists who also indulge in a rich array of magical...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1964) 23 (S1): 71–81.
Published: 01 June 1964
... 1960 Changing religious practices of an untouchable caste . Economic Development and Cultural Change . 8 : 279 – 287 . Marriott McKim 1955 Little communities in an indigenous civilization . In Marriott (ed.), 1955: 171 – 222 . Marriott McKim 1959 Changing channels of cultural...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 954–955.
Published: 01 August 1970
...Thomas W. Simons Ideas in History: Proceedings of a seminar on ideas motivating social and religious movements and political and economic policies during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in India . Edited by Bisheshwar Prasad . New York : Asia Publishing House , n.d. xv, 351 pp. n.p...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1970) 29 (4): 980–982.
Published: 01 August 1970
...J. B. Kelly An Islamic Response to Imperialism: Political and Religious Writings of Saiyid Jamāl ad-Dīn “al-Afghāni.” . By Nikki R. Keddie . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1968 . xii, 212 pp. Bibliography, Index. $7.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 33 (3): 462–466.
Published: 01 May 1974
...Jerome B. Grieder The West in Russia and China: Religious and Secular Thought in Modern Times . By Donald W. Treadgold . Cambridge University Press , 1973 . Vol. 1 : Russia , 1472–1917. xl, 324 pp. $12.95. Vol. 2: China, 1582 – 1949 ; xxii, 251 pp. $11.95. Copyright ©...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1974) 33 (3): 403–413.
Published: 01 May 1974
... “the journey to self-acceptance,” and an experience that ultimately became a central feature of the doctrine of universal salvation he preached. Although he sought above all to bridge the gulf between priest and layman and specifically disclaimed any ambition to found a new sect, let alone a religious dynasty...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (3): 736–738.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Richard Madsen Maoism and Grassroots Religion: The Communist Revolution and the Reinvention of Religious Life in China . By Xiaoxuan Wang . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2020 . xii, 220 pp. ISBN: 9780190069384 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2021...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2021) 80 (4): 1109–1110.
Published: 01 November 2021
...Subah Dayal Belonging across the Bay of Bengal: Religious Rites, Colonial Migrations, National Rights . By Michael Laffan . London : Bloomsbury , 2017 . 272 pp. ISBN: 9781350022614 (cloth, also available as paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc., 2022 2022...