Japan: Its History and Culture
Once a star of postwar industrial production and methods, Japan has encountered serious trouble with market forces in recent years. Social changes and departures from tradition are becoming more common in this conservative country. The revised edition of the popular work, Japan: Its History and Culture, Fourth Edition, documents and explains these changes. Seamlessly blending current events, politics, and cultural elements, the authors provide a riveting account of a nation often misunderstood by the West.
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It revealed to them the power of gentleness and opened up perspectives on the problems of life , death , and suffering in ways that Shinto was quite incapable of doing . A concrete example of this kind of influence may be seen in the ...
Shinto , the original native religion , worships the powers of nature , and its principal deity is Amaterasu , the Sun Goddess ( see Chapter 1 ) . Shinto imparts to the Japanese ethos a happy if not profound or moral tone .
This faith is worthy of consideration , since it combines Shinto with Confucian elements and has moral and egalitarian features . The founder , Kurozumi Munetada , was born in 1780 to the family of a Shinto priest of low samurai rank .
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Haniwa figure representing a man with a mitershaped hat
The Introduction of Chinese Thought and Culture