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Spirits, selves, and subjectivity in a Japanese new religion

the cultural psychology of belief in shūkyō Mahikari

by Brian J. McVeigh

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Sūkyō Mahikari (Religious organization) -- Doctrines.,
    • Japan -- Religion -- 1945-,
    • Japan -- Social life and customs -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical referencies (p. 239-249) and index.

      StatementBrian J. McVeigh.
      SeriesStudies in Asian thought and religion ;, v. 21
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2228.S5845 M38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 259 p. :
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL692511M
      ISBN 100773484302, 0889460507
      LC Control Number97039718

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