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Title Issei Buddhism in the Americas / edited by Duncan Ryûken Williams and Tomoe Moriya.

Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  294.3928 I86I    Check Shelf
Description xxi, 191 pages ; 23 cm.
Series The Asian American experience
Asian American experience.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Nation and identity. "Can I put this Jizō together with the Virgin Mary in the altar?" : Creolizing Zen Buddhism in Brazil / Cristina Rocha -- Bukkyōkai and the Japanese Canadian community in British Columbia / Masaka Iino -- Education and law. The Japanese language school controversy in Hawaii / Noriko Asato -- The legal dimensions of the formation of Shin Buddhist temples in Los Angeles / Michihiro Ama -- Race and print culture. Buddhist modernism in English-language Buddhist periodicals / Lori Pierce -- "Americanization" and "tradition" in Issei and Nisei Buddhist publications / Tomoe Moriya -- Patriotism and war. The United States-Japanese war and Tenrikyo ministers in America / Akihiro Yamakura -- The role of Buddhist song culture in international acculturation / Keiko Wells.
Subject Buddhism -- America.
Japanese -- America.
Immigrants -- America.
Added Author Williams, Duncan Ryūken, 1969-
Moriya, Tomoe, 1968-
ISBN 9780252035333 cloth alkaline paper
025203533X cloth alkaline paper
9780252077197 paperback alkaline paper
0252077199 paperback alkaline paper
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