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Japan"s religious ferment

R. J. Hammer

Japan"s religious ferment

Christian presence amid faiths old and new

by R. J. Hammer

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Published by SCM Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christianity and other religions.,
  • Japan -- Religion.,
  • Japan -- Church history.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRaymond Hammer.
    SeriesChristian presence series
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p. ;
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20874546M

      Spanish and Portuguese missionaries arrived in Japan in the s, but Christianity was later banned and Christians disguised their faith with a Buddhist veneer. Today, some still practice in secret. What role does religion play in contemporary Japanese society and in the lives of Japanese people today? This text examines the major areas in which the Japanese participate in religious events, the role of religion in the social system and the underlying views within the Japanese religious world. Through a series of case studies of religion in action - at crowded temples .

    Joseph Kitagawa, one of the founders of the field of history of religions and an eminent scholar of the religions of Japan, published his classic book Religion in Japanese History in Since then, he has written a number of extremely influential essays that illustrate approaches to the study of Japanese religious phenomena. To date, these essays have remained scattered in Reviews: 1. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.

      Japan has kept Islam at bay by enforcing strict laws on Muslims. A widely circulated meme purportedly outlines several factors that have allowed Japan to “keep Islam at bay,” but the majority. Religion in Japan is dominated by Shinto (the ethnic religion of the Japanese people) and by Buddhism. According to surveys carried out in and , less than 40% of the population of Japan identifies with an organized religion: around 35% are Buddhists, 3% to 4% are members of Shinto sects and derived religions.


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