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The Catalpa Bow: A Study of Shamanistic Practices in Japan

The Catalpa Bow

A Study of Shamanistic Practices in Japan

£42.98

This classic work describes shamanic figures surviving in Japan today, their initiatory dreams,...

The Price of Monotheism
£17.50

Nothing has so radically transformed the world as the distinction between true and false religion. ...

Orientalism and Religion: Post-Colonial Theory, India and "The Mystic East"

Orientalism and Religion

Post-Colonial Theory, India and "The Mystic East"

£32.99

Orientalism and Religion offers us a timely discussion of the implications of contemporary...

Shinto: A Short History

Shinto

A Short History

Nobutaka Inoue, Endo Jun and 2 more...
£42.98

Shinto - A Short History provides an introductory outline of the historical development of Shinto...

For the Glory of God: How Monotheism Led to Reformations, Science, Witch-Hunts, and the End of Slavery

For the Glory of God

How Monotheism Led to Reformations, Science, Witch-Hunts, and the End of Slavery

Rodney Stark's provocative new book argues that, whether we like it or not, people acting for the...

Handbook of Japanese Mythology
ABC-CLIO (2003)
£69.26

This work views Japanese myths in their social, historical, and cultural context - how they emerged...

Women in Japanese Religions
NYU Press (2015)
£16.79

Scholars have widely acknowledged thepersistent ambivalence with which the Japanese religious...

One God: Pagan Monotheism in the Roman Empire

One God

Pagan Monotheism in the Roman Empire

This book establishes a framework for understanding the relationship between polytheistic and...

A New History of Shinto
Wiley (2011)
£74.47

This accessible guide to the development of Japan’s indigenous religion from ancient times to the...

A New History of Shinto
Wiley (2011)
£25.91

This accessible guide to the development of Japan’s indigenous religion from ancient times to the...