Confucian Values and Popular Zen: Sekimon Shingaku in Eighteenth Century Japan
- 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, AuthorJanine Anderson Sawada is professor of religious studies and East Asian studies at Brown University.
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