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Sources of Japanese Traditions. Vol. 1, From Earliest Times to 1600. 2d ed
Author De Bary, William Theodore ; Keene, Donald ; Tanabe, George ; Varley, Paul
PublisherColumbia University Press
Publisher Url
LocationNew York, NY, US [紐約, 紐約州, 美國]
Content type書籍=Book
AbstractA perennial best-seller, Sources of Japanese Tradition has long been a staple in classrooms and libraries, a handy and comprehensive reference for scholars and students, and an engaging introduction for general readers. Now in its long-awaited second edition, this classic volume remains unrivaled for its wide selection of source readings on history, society, politics, education, philosophy, and religion in the land of the rising sun.
Table of contents[Table of Contents]

1 The Earliest Records of Japan 3
2 Early Shinto 17
3 Prince Shotoku and His Constitution 40
4 Chinese Thought and Institutions in Early Japan 63
5 Nara Buddhism 100
PART TWO Mahayana Universalism and the Sense of Hierarchy 123
6 Saicho and Mount Hiei 125
7 Kukai and Esoteric Buddhism 153
8 The Spread of Esoteric Buddhism 175
9 The Vocabulary of Japanese Aesthetics I 197
Despair Deliverance and Destiny 205
10 Amida The Pure Land and The Response of The Old Buddhism to the New 211
11 New Views of History 238
12 The Way of the Warrior 265
The Sun and the Lotus 292
14 Zen Buddhism 306
15 Shinto in Medieval Japan 336
16 The Vocabulary of Japanese Aesthetics II 364
17 Womens Education 399
18 Law and Precepts for the Warrior Houses 413
19 The Regime of the Unifiers 433
Bibliography 473
Index 481
ISBN9780231121385 (hc)
Created date2015.08.13
Modified date2015.08.13

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