This quantity presents researchers and scholars of faith with an quintessential reference paintings at the heritage, cultural effect, and reshaping of Christianity in Japan. Divided into 3 components, half I makes a speciality of Christianity in eastern background and contains stories of the Roman Catholic project in pre-modern Japan, the 'hidden Christian' culture, Protestant missions within the sleek interval, Bible translations, and theology in Japan. half II examines the advanced dating among Christianity and diverse dimensions of eastern society, equivalent to literature, politics, social welfare, schooling for girls, and interplay with different spiritual traditions. half III makes a speciality of assets for the examine of Christianity in Japan and gives a advisor to archival collections, examine institutes, and bibliographies. in response to either eastern and Western scholarship, readers will locate this quantity to be a desirable and demanding advisor.

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