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Re-Visioning 'Kamakura' Buddhism

Re-Visioning 'Kamakura' Buddhism
  • Author : Richard K. Payne
  • Publisher : University of Hawaii Press
  • Release : 01 May 1998
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The essays in this collection are an interdisciplinary examination of various aspects of Buddhism during the Kamakura era, including religious practice, literature, and institutional history. They work toward a synchronic historiography and thus provide a broader understanding and appreciation of the complexity and richness of Buddhism during the Kamakura era and of Japanese Buddhism as a whole. Contributors: Richard K. Payne, James C. Dobbins, George S. Tanabe, Mark T. Unno, Jacqueline I. Stone, Robert E. Morrell, James H. Foard

The Development of Kamakura Rule, 1180-1250

The Development of Kamakura Rule, 1180-1250
  • Author : Jeffrey Mass
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release : 01 June 1979
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An examination of a formative period in medieval Japanese history, this study analyzes the origins and consequences of the Jokyu War of 1221, a struggle of modest military proportions but of major political and legal importance. In defeating the traditional Court at Kyoto, the warrior government at Kamakura became the dominant national power; it subsequently created a highly efficient administration that gave Japan a century of social and political stability. Crucial to the success of Kamakura rule was the development of

The Kamakura Bakufu

The Kamakura Bakufu
  • Author : Jeffrey Mass
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release : 01 June 1976
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"The essential guide for anyone undertaking the study of medieval Japan."—From the Foreword by Takeuchi Rizo. This pioneering guide to the content and use of documents in the study of medieval Japan has two parts. Part I consists of translations, arranged by topic with annotation and running commentary, of 177 edicts and land records from the time of Japan's Kamakura shogunate (1180-1333). The documents illustrate the patterns of authority, bureaucracy, and justice that emerged under Japan's first warrior government, with

Kamakura

Kamakura
  • Author : Ive Covaci
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 02 February 2016
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The Kamakura period (1185-1333) is considered a pinnacle of Japanese artistic expression, often described as a renaissance in Buddhist art. This catalogue is the first in over two decades to examine the exquisite sculpture of this period, artwork characterized by an intense corporeal presence, naturalistic proportions, a sense of movement, realistic drapery, and lifelike facial expressions animated by eyes made of inlaid crystal. The sculptures played an important role in the practice of Buddhism during these years, as the vivid

A Chat about Kamakura and Its Environs

A Chat about Kamakura and Its Environs
  • Author : Sagara Kunitarō
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 1893
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Early Kamakura Buddhism

Early Kamakura Buddhism
  • Author : Robert E. Morrell
  • Publisher : Jain Publishing Company
  • Release : 01 April 2002
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This study of the smaller, ancient sects within Buddhism during the Kamakura period is a much needed addition to the works dealing with the history and religions of Japan.

Rendezvous at Kamakura Inn

Rendezvous at Kamakura Inn
  • Author : Marshall Browne
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release : 01 April 2007
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Detective Inspector Hideo Aoki learns that his case against ex-Governor Tamaki—one that he has been building for months— has been dismantled. Rattled by this directive, his life begins to spiral out of control, fueled by his obsession over the case, heavy drinking, and several repercussions too close to home. In an effort to help the emotionally unstable Aoki, the police department sends him to a remote Japanese mountain retreat. What was supposed to be a relaxing stay for the

Kamakura: Fact & Legend

Kamakura: Fact & Legend
  • Author : Iso Mutsu
  • Publisher : Tuttle Publishing
  • Release : 16 October 2012
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Kamakura: Fact and Legend, has long been the definitive work on Kamakura. This classic book is the lifetime achievement of Countess Iso Mutsu (née Gertrude Ethel Passingham), a talented, inquisitive Englishwoman who against all odds married a Japanese diplomat at the turn of the century, and so came to live most of her life in this beautiful city. Iso Mutsu was one of the first to discover that much of the magic of Kamakura today lies in fascinating historical

Court and Bakufu in Japan

Court and Bakufu in Japan
  • Author : Jeffrey P. Mass
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release : 17 January 1995
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The Kamakura period, 1180-1333, is known as the era of Japan's first warrior government. As the essays in this book show, however, the period was notable for the coexistence of two centers of authority, the Bakufu military government at Kamakura and the civilian court in Kyoto, with the newer warrior government gradually gaining ascendancy.

Kamakura: Fact & Legend

Kamakura: Fact & Legend
  • Author : Iso Mutsu
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Kamakura

Kamakura
  • Author : Yoné Noguchi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Kamakura

Kamakura
  • Author : Victor Harris,Ken Matsushima
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 1991
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Exploring Kamakura

Exploring Kamakura
  • Author : Michael Cooper
  • Publisher : Weatherhill, Incorporated
  • Release : 17 January 1979
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The Shingon Ritsu School and the Mañjuśrī Cult in the Kamakura Period

The Shingon Ritsu School and the Mañjuśrī Cult in the Kamakura Period
  • Author : David Ralph Quinter
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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Album of Japanese Sculpture: Kamakura period

Album of Japanese Sculpture: Kamakura period
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 17 January 2021
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