the black death in Europe and the Kamakura takeover in Japan as causes of religious reform
Description matérielle : xvi, 381 p.
Description : Note : Includes bibliographical references (p. -359) and index
Abstract : Considers the effects on the religious and philosophical establishments, of disasters (natural and man-made) and compares the reactions of European Christianity to the Black Death (16th century CE) to the reactions of Japanese Buddhism to the Kamakura takeover (12-13th centuries CE).
Édition : Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press , c2011