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PREFACE Map of Japan 1. Encountering the Japanese Religious World: Introduction 2. The Past in the Present: A Survey of Japanese Religions, Starting at Ise and Nara 3. The Way of the Kami: Shinto Then and Now Interlude: Introduction to Buddhism 4. Early Times: Pre-Buddhist Japan and How Buddhism Arrived 5. Magic Mountains and the Old Court: Heian Buddhism and its Culture 6. Warrior Culture, Simple Faith: The Kamakura Buddhist Reformation 7. Swords and Satori: Zen and its Culture 8. Christ and Confucius: The West Arrives, and then Japan Turns Inward 9. The Rising Sun and the Dark Valley: The Meiji Restoration through 1945 10. Chanting and Dancing: The ¿New Religions¿ of Japan 11. Pilgrimages: Religion in Japan Today Appendix: Memberships in Japanese Religious Organizations Timeline NOTES INDEX AND GLOSSARY
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Japan -- Religion.