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  • Religion and Politics in Japan.
    Toyoda, Maria A., and Aiji Tanaka (2002)
    In Ted Gerard Jelen and Clyde Wilcox (eds.) Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 269-286.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Japan; Japan; Buddhist, Japan; Shinto
  • Crossing the Gods: World Religions and Worldly Politics.
    Demerath, Nicholas J., III (2001)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia; Israel; Egypt; China; Turkey; Pakistan; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Japan; Poland; Sweden; State; Comparative; Politics; Guatemala; Violence; Brazil; India; Thailand
  • Soka Gakkai and Japanese Politics.
    Aruga, Hiroshi (2000)
    In David Machacek and Bryan Wilson (eds.) Global Citizens: The Soka Gakkai Buddhit Movement in the World. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 97-127.

    Associated Search Terms: Soka Gakkai, Japan; Japan; Politics, Japan
  • The Political and Legal Response to Aum-Related Violence in Japan
    Mullins, Mark R. (1998)
    Religion and Society 31: 98-110.

    Associated Search Terms: Aum Shinrikyo; Japan; Politics, Japan
  • De la religion Tokugawa à l'idéologie Tokugawa.
    Ooms, Herman (1989)
    Acts de la recherche en sciences sociales 80: 87-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Ideology; Politics, Japan; Japan; Historical
  • Militancy and Accommodation in the Third Civilization: The Case of Japan's Soka Gakkai Movement.
    Shupe, Anson D., Jr. (1986)
    In Jeffrey K. Hadden and Anson D. Shupe, Jr. (eds.) Prophetic Religions and Politics. (Religion and the Poltiical Order, Volume One). New York: paragon House, pp. 235-253.

    Associated Search Terms: Soka Gakkai, Japan; Politics, Japan; Japan
  • Conventional Religion and Political Participation in Postwar Rural Japan.
    Shupe, Anson D., Jr. (1977)
    Social Forces 5:3: 613-629.

    Analyzes 1973-74 questionnaire data from adults in a rural community on Honshu; finds religiosity & political participation moderately correlated, & Jiriki Buddhists more political than Tariki.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Japan; Rural; Politics, Japan; Japan; Jiriki; Tariki
  • Rise and Decline of Sokagakkai: Japan and the United States.
    Hashimoto, Hideo, and William McPherson (1976)
    Review of Religious Research 17:2: 82-92.

    Traces the Buddhist organization's evolution from the unconventional to the conventional.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Politics, Japan; Soka Gakkai, Japan; Deprivation
  • Parish Guilds and Political Culture in Village Japan.
    Davis, Winston (1976)
    Journal of Asian Studies 36:1: 25-36.

    Associated Search Terms: Rural; Politics, Japan; Shinto; Japan; Parish
  • The Soka Gakkai: A Socio-Political Interpretation.
    Dator, James A. (1965)
    Contemporary Religions in Japan 6:3: 205-242.

    The Soka Gakkai is a value-creating action group that places its members in action networks that generate & reinforce faith. Its presence in Japanese politics is controversial.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Soka Gakkai, Japan; Politics, Japan
  • Le Soka-Gakkai Japonais. L'Activisme Politique d'une Secte Bouddhiste.
    Blacker, Carmen (1964)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 9/17: 63-67.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Japan; Activism; Japan; Soka Gakkai, Japan
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