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Japanese religions at home and abroad

anthropoligical perspectives

by Hirochika Nakamaki

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Published by RoutledgeCurzon in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan,
  • Brazil
    • Subjects:
    • Japanese Americans -- Religion,
    • Japanese -- Brazil -- Religion,
    • Japan -- Religious life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementHirochika Nakamaki.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBL2202.3 .N35 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3565285M
      ISBN 100700716173
      LC Control Number2002037182


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