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Sources of Japanese Tradition From Earliest Times to 1600

ISBN-10: 0231121393

ISBN-13: 9780231121392

Edition: 2nd 2002

Authors: Wm. Theodore de Bary, Donald F. Keene, George J. Tanabe, Paul Varley, Carol Gluck

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This collection of English-language readings on Japan provides an introduction for general readers. It contains a wide selection of source readings on history, society, education, philosophy, and religion in the land of the rising sun.
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List price: $46.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 4/10/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 546
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.936

Wm. Theodore de Bary is John Mitchell Mason Professor Emeritus and Provost Emeritus of Columbia University and currently holds the title of Special Service Professor. He has written extensively on Confucianism in East Asia, and was general editor of the first editions of Sources of Chinese Tradition, Sources of Indian Tradition, Sources of Japanese Tradition, and Sources of Korean Tradition.Carol Gluck is the George Sansom Professor of History at Columbia University. She is the author of Japan's Modern Myths: Ideology in the Late Meiji Periodand the coeditor of Asia in Western and World Historyand Showa: The Japan of Hirohito.Arthur E. Tiedemann is a member of the Society of Senior Scholars at the Heyman Center for the Humanities, Columbia University. He is the author of Modern Japan: A Brief Historyand Introduction to Japanese Civilization.

Preface
Anxious Victory: 1945--1952 The War's End The American Religious Landscape Cold War of the Spirit Spiritual Peace in the 1940s
Religion and Materialism: 1950--1970 Fighting Godless Communism Religious Intellectuals in the 1950s Eisenhower Spirituality Church Buildings
Religion, Respect, and Social Change: 1955--1968 African American Religion The Civil Rights Movement Begins White Christians and Civil Rights Nonviolence in Decline Mormon America
New Frontiers and Old Boundaries: 1960--1969 The Catholic President The Supreme Court and Religion in Schools Vietnam
Radical Theology Catholic Reform
Shaking the Foundations: 1963--1972 American Judaism Vietnam
Catholic Challenges to Church Discipline African American Religion After King
Alternative Religious Worlds: 1967--1982 Space Travel Feminism and Ministry Feminist Theology New Religions, "Cults,'' and Their Critics Asian Spirituality in American Dress
Evangelicals and Politics: 1976--1990 Jimmy Carter and the Evangelical Presidency The New Christian Right and the Reagan Campaign The Abortion Controversy Wives and Mothers
The Christian Quest for Justice and Wisdom: 1980--1995 The Antinuclear Movement Sanctuary Creationism and Evolution Christian Academies and Home Schooling
Profits, Profligates, and Prophets: 1987--1995 The Evangelical Scandals A Minister in the White House? American Islam
The New World Order: 1989--1999 End of the Cold War Religion and Violence Environmental Spirituality Megachurches
Fears, Threats, and Promises: 1990--2000 Homosexuality and Religion Promise Keepers Millennial Expectation
The New Millennium: 2001 Religion at Ground Zero
Conclusion