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  • Geopolitical mission strategies: The case of the Unification Church in Japan and Korea.
    Sakurai Yoshihide (2010)
    Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 37:2: 317-334.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Korea (South); Unification Church, Japan; Missions, Japan; Japan; Korea (South)
  • Japanese Saints: Mormons in the Land of the Rising Sun.
    Hoffmann, John P. (2007)
    Lanham, Maryland: Lexington

    Associated Search Terms: Japan, Hokkaido, Sapporo; Missions, Japan; Participant observation; Mormon, Japan
  • Moral Entrepreneuring in Japan: A Labeling Theory Analysis of the Salvation Army's Efforts.
    Nelson, Jack E. (1998)
    Review of Religious Research 40:1: 35-54.

    Historical case study of Salvation Army missionary endeavors in Japan.

    Associated Search Terms: Symbolic crusade; Moral entrepreneur; Alcohol; Moral; Salvation Army, Japan; Labeling; Japan; Missions
  • The empire strikes back. Korean Pentecostal missions to Japan.
    Mullins, Mark R. (1994)
    In Karla Poewe (ed.) Charismatic Christianity as a Global Culture. Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, pp. 87-102.

    Background history of American Pentecostal msision to Korea; study of Korean Pentecostal missions to Japan. Koreans tend to 'shamanize' Pentecostalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Korea; Pentecostal, Japan; Missions; Shamanism; Korea (South)
  • The Empire Strikes Back: Korean Pentecostal Missions to Japan.
    Mullins, Mark R. (1992)
    Japanese Religions 17:2: 142-166.

    Historical sociology of Korean Christian Pentecostal churches' missionary activities in Japan.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Japan; Syncretism; Missions; Japan; Shamanism; Historical
  • Local Japanese Responses to Missionary Activities.
    Ashkenazi, Michael (1991)
    Social Compass 38:2: 141-154.

    Examination of responses to missions in a town in northeastern Japan; the Japanese resist what is strange, foreign, or marginal.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Japan; Missions; New religions; Japan, Yuzawa; Conversion; Christian, Japan
  • Rural Missions. A Problem of Culture Inertia in Japan.
    Yoder Fred R. (1937)
    Sociology and Social Research 21:3: 213-216.

    Based on observation & studies as a rural sociologist in Japan; reviews reasons why the rural areas are not responsive to Christian missions.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions; Christian, Japan; Japan; Rural
  • Christianity as a Social Factor in Modern Japan.
    Faust, Allen Klein (1909)
    Ph.D. dissertation, University of Pennsylvania. Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Steinman & Foltz.

    Descriptive account of the presence & impact of Christianity in Japan, by a former missionary.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions, Japan; Missions; Christian, Japan; Japan
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