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.