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New PDF release: Christianity and Imperialism in Modern Japan: Empire for God

By Emily Anderson

Christianity and Imperialism in smooth Japan explores how jap Protestants engaged with the unsettling alterations that resulted from Japan's emergence as a global strength within the early twentieth century. via this research, the publication bargains a brand new viewpoint at the intersection of faith and imperialism in glossy Japan.

Emily Anderson reassesses faith as a serious website of negotiation among the country and its matters as a part of Japan's emergence as a contemporary geographical region and colonial empire. The ebook exhibits how faith, together with its adherents and the state's makes an attempt to figure out applicable trust, is an important topic of analysis for a nuanced figuring out of recent eastern history.

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