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Even after World War II the Japanese continued to use night soil as a fertilizer and thus were seen as backward by Westerners who made no use of human excreta. But it was the very success of the premodern methods for dealing with night ...
Author: Susan B. Hanley
Publisher: Univ of California Press
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Engendering Faith: Women and Buddhism in Premodern Japan. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2002. Ruppert, Brian O. “Buddhist Rainmaking in Early Japan: The Dragon King and the Ritual Careers of Esoteric Monks.
Author: Mikiso Hane
Category: Political Science
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“This book makes major contributions to at least three key topics: women and Buddhism, mainstream Buddhism in premodern Japan, and religious institutions as settings for cultural and religious life. It is the first study to provide ...
Author: Lori R. Meeks
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
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It was co-organized by Fabio Rambelli and Or Porath in California and Abe Yasurō in Japan. Aware of the importance of kanjō rituals in premodern Japan, we decided to take a systematic approach and explore both their variety and ...
Author: Fabio Rambelli
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
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102–109. Vol. 1 of Rethinking Japan. Sandgate, Folkestone:Japan Library Limited, 1991. Ruch,Barbara.“ObstructionsandObligations:AnOverviewof theStudiesThatFollow.” In Engendering Faith: Women and Buddhismin Premodern Japan, ed.
Author: Karen M. Gerhart
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Premodern. Japan. A large number of studies on the agricultural history of Japan have focused on the public administration of land and production, and rice, the principal source of revenue, has received much attention.
Author: Charlotte von Verschuer
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... Max D. Moerman, Localizing Paradise: Kumano Pilgrimage and the Religious Landscape of Premodern Japan; Lori Meeks, Hokkeji and the Reemergence of Female Monastic Orders in Premodern Japan; R. Keller Kimbrough, Preachers, ...
Author: Karl F Friday
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
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Another example can be seen in the sacrifice of the indigenous Ainu tribe in Japan's northern island of Hokkaido when the Japanese came to extend their ... Everyday Things in Premodern Japan: The Hidden Legacy of Material Culture.
Author: Akira Hayami
Publisher: Global Oriental
Category: Social Science
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Perez's updates to the text provide a comprehensive overview of the major social, political, and religious trends in premodern Japan as well as offering the most current scholarship.
Author: Mikiso Hane
Publisher: Westview Press
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Changing gender relations shaped the contours of a millennium and a half of premodern Japanese history. The pattern of transformation was more gradual than sudden, and was defined more by sustained processes than by notable events.
Author: William M. Tsutsui
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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