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  • Le Bouddhisme mondialisé. Une perspective sociologique sur la globalisation du religieux.
    Liogier, Raphaël (2004)
    Paris: Ellipses

    Analyzes the westernization of the Buddhist traditions, globally, with special focus on Asian nations & France, some information on North America and the U.K.. The westernized traditions legitimate political engagement at the infra- & supra-state levels. Uses a typology of Buddhism: pietist-culturalist, nationalist-moralist, elitist-culturalist, intimist-individualist, & solardist-universalist.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Thailand; Buddhist, Korea; Activism; Buddhist, China; Buddhist, France; Buddhist, Sri Lanka; Buddhist, India; Buddhist, Tibet; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Buddhist, Vietnam; Buddhist, Great Britain; Phenomenology; Zen; Soka Gakkai, France; Soka Gakkai; Buddhist, Japan; Globalization; Buddhist; Buddhist, Burma; Falun Gong; Buddhist, Tibetan, France
  • 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
  • Ascèse, Rationalité, Modernité en Contexte Oriental: le Bouddhisme de la Soka Gakkai.
    Hourmant, Louis (1989)
    Social Compass 36:1: 83-94.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Soka Gakkai, Japan; Rationality; Asceticism
  • 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
  • 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: Soka Gakkai, Japan; Japan; Deprivation; Politics, Japan
  • Soka Gakkai, Builders of the Third Civilization. American and Japanese Members.
    Dator, James A. (1969)
    Seattle: University of Washington Press.

    Based on 1960s participant observation, interviews of Japanese & American members in Japan, denominational literature, voting & demographic data, & 1965 Tokyo survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Japan; Nichiren Shoshu; Soka Gakkai, Japan
  • Soka Gakkai: Una religión de valor.
    Gonzáles de Zarate, Roberto M. (1965)
    Razón y fe 171/804: 53-66.

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