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Re-visioning Kamakura Buddhism by Richard K. Payne


Re-visioning Kamakura Buddhism by Richard K. Payne

This collection of essays forms an historiographical examination of various aspects of Japanese Buddhism during the Kamakura era. Aspects such as religious practice, literature and institutional history help to illustrate the complexity and richness of Buddhism during this era and as a whole.

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Publication date

2nd April 2018


Richard K. Payne

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University of Hawai'i Press


288 pages





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