MAKING PILGRIMAGES: MEANING AND PRACTICE IN SHIKOKU

MAKING PILGRIMAGES: MEANING AND PRACTICE IN SHIKOKU

By: Reader, Ian

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Reader (religious studies, Lancaster U., England) describes the 1,400-kilom eter pilgrimage, visiting 88 temples, around the edge of Shikkoku, the four th largest island in the Japanese archipelago. He is primarily concerned wi th the activities of a variety of actors and forces that have influenced th e development and nature of the pilgrimage, with the landscape and framewor k that shapes it, and with the meanings that are thereby constructed in the eyes of participants. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (book news.com).

Title: MAKING PILGRIMAGES: MEANING AND PRACTICE IN SHIKOKU

Author Name: Reader, Ian

Categories: Religion & Spirituality,

Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr: 2005

ISBN Number: 0824828763

ISBN Number 13: 9780824828769

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good/Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000044991