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Buddhist Fury: Religion and Violence in Southern Thailand

ISBN : 9780199793242

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,533
Author: 
Michael K. Jerryson
Pages
272 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
166 x 236 mm
Pub date
Aug 2011
Buddhist violence is not a well-known concept. In fact, it is generally considered an oxymoron. An image of a Buddhist monk holding a handgun or the idea of a militarized Buddhist monastery tends to s ... Read more

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Buddhist Poetry and Colonialism: Alagiyavanna and the Portuguese in Sri Lanka

ISBN : 9780199935765

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¥19,250
Author: 
Stephen C. Berkwitz
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 239 mm
Pub date
Mar 2013
Stephen C. Berkwitz's Buddhist Poetry and Colonialism examines five works by a single poet to demonstrate how Buddhism in Sri Lanka was shaped and transformed by encounters with Portuguese colonizers ... Read more

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Buddhist Poetry and Colonialism: Alagiyavanna and the Portuguese in Sri Lanka

ISBN : 9780199935789

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¥8,316
Author: 
Stephen C. Berkwitz
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
155 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2012
Stephen C. Berkwitz's Buddhist Poetry and Colonialism examines five works by a single poet to demonstrate how Buddhism in Sri Lanka was shaped and transformed by encounters with Portuguese colonizers ... Read more

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Building the Buddhist Revival: Reconstructing Monasteries in Modern China

ISBN : 9780190930721

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¥15,246
Author: 
Gregory Adam Scott
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2020
Between 1850 and 1966, tens of thousands of Buddhist sacred sites in China were destroyed, victims of targeted destruction, accidental damage, or simply neglect. During the same period, however, many ... Read more

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Caste and Nature: Dalits and Indian Environmental Politics

ISBN : 9780199477562

Price(incl.tax): 
¥7,304
Author: 
Mukul Sharma
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jan 2018
Rarely do Indian environmental discourses examine nature through the lens of caste. Mukul Sharma shows how caste and nature are intimately connected. He compares Dalit meanings of environment to ideas ... Read more

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Celtic Mythology: Tales of Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes

ISBN : 9780190460471

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,839
Author: 
Philip Freeman
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 216 mm
Pub date
May 2017
Most people have heard of the Celts-the elusive, ancient tribal people who resided in present-day England, Ireland, Scotland and France. Paradoxically characterized as both barbaric and innocent, the ... Read more

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Chaitanya: A Life and Legacy

ISBN : 9780199493838

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¥4,378
Author: 
Amiya P. Sen
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 203 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
This is a fresh attempt at historically reconstructing on a popular and accessible level, the life and times of the medieval Hindu -Vaishnava mystic, Chaitanya. In this short work, I consciously keep ... Read more

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Children of Lucifer: The Origins of Modern Religious Satanism

ISBN : 9780190275105

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¥6,457
Author: 
Ruben van Luijk
Pages
632 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Children of Lucifer explores the historical origins of Satanism, the "anti-religion" that adopts Satan, the Judeo-Christian representative of evil, as an object of veneration. Ruben van Luijk traces i ... Read more

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Chosen People: The Rise of American Black Israelite Religions

ISBN : 9780190490096

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,147
Author: 
Jacob S. Dorman
Pages
322 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Named Outstanding Academic Title by CHOICE Winner of the Wesley-Logan Prize from the American Historical Association Winner of the Byron Caldwell Smith Book Prize Winner of the 2014 Albert J. Raboteau ... Read more

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Classical Mythology (10th International Edition)

ISBN : 9780199997398

Price(incl.tax): 
¥7,304
Author: 
Mark P. O. Morford; Robert J. Lenardon; Michael Sham
Pages
880 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
208 x 254 mm
Pub date
Sep 2014
Brings classical myths to life through a dynamic combination of poetic narratives and enlightening commentary Offers historical and cultural background Provides ample interpretive material Ex ... Read more

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