Table of contents for Practical pursuits : religion, politics, and personal cultivation in nineteenth-century Japan / Janine Tasca Sawada.

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Acknowledgments							4
Conventions								7	
Introduction								8
Chapter One:	The Fertility of Dead Words				20
Chapter Two:	Divination As Cultivation				45
Chapter Three: Breathing As Purification				87
Chapter Four:	The Parameters of Learning				128
Chapter Five:	Koji Zen						169
Chapter Six:	Shifting Boundaries in the Sangha			199
Chapter Seven:	Practical Learning in the Meditation Hall	229
Chapter Eight:	The Great Synthesis					265
Chapter Nine:	Enlightened Conservatives				291
Chapter Ten:	The Enemy Within					325
Afterword								356
Notes									360
Character Glossary							491
Bibliography								543

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Religion and politics Japan History 19th century