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Product Description: Based on ethnographic fieldwork and archival research, it is one of the first studies to give readers a sense of what is happening on the front lines as a growing number of Buddhist priests try to reboot their roles and traditions to gain greater significance in Japanese society...read more

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9780824838331 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, November 30, 2013, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Based on ethnographic fieldwork and archival research, it is one of the first studies to give readers a sense of what is happening on the front lines as a growing number of Buddhist priests try to reboot their roles and traditions to gain greater significance in Japanese society.
9780312235635, titled "Women and the City: Visibility and Voice in Urban Space" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 2000, cover price $55.01 | also contains Women and the City: Visibility and Voice in Urban Space

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9780824838980 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, November 30, 2013, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Based on ethnographic fieldwork and archival research, it is one of the first studies to give readers a sense of what is happening on the front lines as a growing number of Buddhist priests try to reboot their roles and traditions to gain greater significance in Japanese society.

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Product Description: In this book, John Nelson reconstructs everyday Anglican religious practice and experience in Virginia from the end of the seventeenth century to the start of the American Revolution. Challenging previous characterizations of the colonial Anglican establishment as weak, he reveals the fundamental role the church played in the political, social, and economic as well as the spiritual lives of its parishioners...read more

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9781469614977 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, January 28, 2002, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: In this book, John Nelson reconstructs everyday Anglican religious practice and experience in Virginia from the end of the seventeenth century to the start of the American Revolution.
9780807826638 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: In this book, John Nelson reconstructs everyday Anglican religious practice and experience in Virginia from the end of the seventeenth century to the start of the American Revolution.

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Product Description: Enduring Identities is an attempt to understand the continuing relevance of Shinto to the cultural identity of contemporary Japanese. The enduring significance of this ancient yet innovative religion is evidenced each year by the millions of Japanese who visit its shrines...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780824821203 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, March 1, 2000, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: An attempt to understand Shinto's continuing relevance to the cultural identity of contemporary Japanese.

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9780824822590 | Univ of Hawaii Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Enduring Identities is an attempt to understand the continuing relevance of Shinto to the cultural identity of contemporary Japanese.

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Product Description: What we today call Shinto has been at the heart of Japanese culture for almost as long as there has been a political entity distinguishing itself as Japan. A Year in the Life of a Shinto Shrine describes the ritual cycle at Suwa Shrine, Nagasaki's major Shinto shrine...read more

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9780295974996 | Univ of Washington Pr, April 1, 1996, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: What we today call Shinto has been at the heart of Japanese culture for almost as long as there has been a political entity distinguishing itself as Japan.

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9780295975009 | Univ of Washington Pr, April 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: What we today call Shinto has been at the heart of Japanese culture for almost as long as there has been a political entity distinguishing itself as Japan.

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