Confucian Values and Popular Zen: Sekimon Shingaku in Eighteenth Century Japan

Hardback: $35.00
ISBN-13: 9780824814144
Published: July 1993

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264 pages
  • About the Book
  • A study of Shingaku, a popular religious teaching in early modern Japan that selectively combined elements of Neo-Confucianism and Zen. Especially notes its mystical and moral elements to show that it was more than a facile merchant ethic. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

  • About the Author(s)
    • Janine Anderson Sawada, Author

      Janine Anderson Sawada is professor of religious studies and East Asian studies at Brown University.
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