The Bloomsbury handbook of Japanese religions

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  • Authors:
  • Erica Baffelli (Editor)
  • Andrea Castiglioni (Editor)
  • Fabio Rambelli (Editor)


Providing an overview of current cutting-edge research in the field of Japanese religions, this Handbook is the most up-to-date guide to contemporary scholarship in the field. As well as charting innovative research taking-place, the volume also points to new directions for future research, and covers both the modern and pre-modern periods.

Edited by Erica Baffelli, Fabio Rambelli, and Andrea Castiglioni, The Bloomsbury Handbook of Japanese Religions includes essays by international scholars from the USA, UK and Europe, Japan and New Zealand. Topics and themes include gender, politics, the arts, economy, media, globalization and colonialism.

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Japanese Religions is an essential reference point for upper-level students and scholars in Japanese religions as well as Japanese studies more broadly.

Bibliographical metadata

Original languageEnglish
PublisherBloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages344
ISBN (Electronic)9781350043749, 9781350043756
ISBN (Print) 9781350043732
Publication statusPublished - 2021

Publication series

NameBloomsbury Handbooks
PublisherBloomsbury Academic