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By Emily Anderson

ISBN-10: 9811015651

ISBN-13: 9789811015656

Bringing jointly the paintings of best students of faith in imperial Japan and colonial Korea, this assortment addresses the advanced ways that faith served as a domain of contestation and negotiation between various teams, together with the Korean Choson courtroom, the japanese colonial executive, representatives of alternative religions, and Korean and jap societies. It considers the complicated non secular panorama in addition to the intersection of old and political contexts that formed the non secular ideals and practices of imperial and colonial topics, providing a confident contribution to modern conflicts which are rooted in a contested knowing of a posh and painful prior and the unresolved background of Japan’s colonial and imperial presence in Asia. faith is a severe point of the present controversies and their historic contexts. reading the advanced and numerous ways in which the kingdom, and jap and colonial topics negotiated spiritual regulations, practices, and ministries in an try to delineate those “imperial relationships," this innovative textual content sheds substantial mild at the precedents to present assets of tension.

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