H-Shukyo (the Japanese term for "religion") is an international network dedicated to the scholarly discussion of Japanese religions. It is open to graduate students and professionals working on the academic study of Japanese religions.

Recent Content

Author: 
Trent Maxey
Reviewer: 
Cameron Penwell

Penwell on Maxey, 'The "Greatest Problem": Religion and State Formation in Meiji Japan'


Trent Maxey. The "Greatest Problem": Religion and State Formation in Meiji Japan. Harvard University Asia Center, 2014. . ISBN 978-0-674-49199-1.

Reviewed by Cameron Penwell (University of Chicago)
Published on H-Shukyo (May, 2015)
Commissioned by Jessica Starling

The Politics of Religion in Meiji Japan

Author: 
John K. Nelson
Reviewer: 
Elisabetta Porcu

Porcu on Nelson, 'Experimental Buddhism: Innovation and Activism in Contemporary Japan'


John K. Nelson. Experimental Buddhism: Innovation and Activism in Contemporary Japan. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2013. xxiv + 292 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3833-1; $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8248-3898-0.

Reviewed by Elisabetta Porcu (University of Cape Town)
Published on H-Shukyo (March, 2015)
Commissioned by Jolyon B. Thomas

Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Contemporary Japanese Buddhism

H-Shukyo: Ward on Klautau, 'Kindai nihon shisō to shite no bukkyō shigaku'

 


Ward on Klautau, 'Kindai nihon shisō to shite no bukkyō shigaku'

Orion Klautau. Kindai nihon shisō to shite no bukkyō shigaku. Kyōto: Hōzōkan, 2012. Illustrations. iv + 334 pp. n.p. (cloth), ISBN 978-4-8318-7364-4.

Reviewed by Ryan Ward (Meiji University)
Published on H-Shukyo (October, 2014)
Commissioned by Jolyon B. Thomas

Author: 
Orion Klautau
Reviewer: 
Ryan Ward

Ward on Klautau, 'Kindai nihon shisō to shite no bukkyō shigaku'


Orion Klautau. Kindai nihon shisō to shite no bukkyō shigaku. Kyōto: Hōzōkan, 2012. Illustrations. iv + 334 pp. n.p. (cloth), ISBN 978-4-8318-7364-4.

Reviewed by Ryan Ward (Meiji University)
Published on H-Shukyo (October, 2014)
Commissioned by Jolyon B. Thomas

Buddhist Historiography in Modern Japanese Intellectual History

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