Enduring identities : the guise of Shinto in contemporary Japan /

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Main Author: Nelson, John K. 1953-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c 2000.
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Table of Contents:
  • Frontmatter
  • CONTENTS
  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  • CONVENTIONS
  • chapter 1. OPENING ORIENTATIONS
  • chapter 2. FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION The Very Modern Practice of Visiting a Shinto Shrine
  • chapter 3. TOWARD AN IDEOLOGY OF SACRED PL ACE
  • chapter 4. KAMO MEMORIES AND HISTORIES
  • chapter 5 WARDEN VIRTUOSO SALARYMAN PRIEST The Roles of Religious Specialists in Institutional Perspective
  • chapter 6. PERFORMING RITUAL
  • chapter 7. KAMIGAMO'S YEARLY RITUAL CYCLE
  • CONCLUSION
  • appendix 1. SYMBOLS, PAVILIONS, AND SIGNS AT KAMIGAMO SHRINE
  • appendix 2 .KAMO-AFFILIAT E D S H R I N E S I N JAPAN
  • NOTES
  • select character glossary
  • WORKS CITED
  • INDEX.