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Essay

Mythology - Religion

Shinto-Buddhism in Japan Japan's Main Religious Tradition

Words: 967
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

Shinto-Buddhism in Japan Japan's main religious tradition is a combination of the conventional Shinto beliefs integrated with the imported Buddhist practices. Long been considered the land of several million…

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2 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Shinto Religion

Words: 665
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Shinto Today Shinto is the indigenous religion of Japan. It is often called 'nature worship' because of the way the material world is invested with spiritual significance. The world…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Shinto and Japanese Society the

Words: 3569
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

As a consequence, the society provides a culturally acceptable outlet for such expression, i.e., while under the influence of alcohol during a Shinto festival procession (also known as Japanese…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Shinto Religion on Japanese Politics

Words: 1861
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

..as Shinto was hijacked by the military before the War to their own political ends." (1999) Lamont-rown states "...today members of the new religions-based spiritual regenerations tends to be…

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3 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Religion State Shinto as the BBC Points

Words: 942
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

eligion State Shinto As the BBC points out, "Shinto can't be separated from Japan and the Japanese." This fact led to the fusion of Shinto with Japanese national identity…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Earliest Origins of Shinto Are Unknown Just

Words: 373
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

earliest origins of Shinto are unknown; just as the earliest origins of the Japanese people are fairly unknown. Both are, however, suspected to be rather ancient, with the groundwork…

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5 Pages
Essay

Theology

Buddhist and Shinto Shrines

Words: 1881
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Buddhism vs. Shinto This report will compare and contrast the Shinto and Buddhism belief systems. There will also be a comparison between the art and architecture that is common…

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2 Pages
Research Paper

Health

Healthcare Philosophies of Christians and Shinto Followers

Words: 2998
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Healthcare Philosophies of Christians and Shinto Followers Christianity approaches healthcare from a rather different perspective as compared to Shintoism. The contemporary Western worldview is generally termed 'dualism', which incorporates…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Psychology - Shinto

The Difference between Shinto and Christian Beliefs

Words: 2136
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Healthcare Philosophies of Christians and Shinto Followers Every culture has its own worldview, and its own approach to the health of its people. The Christian philosophy when it comes…

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2 Pages
Essay

Theology

Questions About Shinto Beliefs

Words: 703
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

creation myth in the Shinto religion is a beautiful and poetic. The gods in the story appear out of nowhere and form the foundations of life. The story portrays…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Shinto Is the Native Religion

Words: 325
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

These narratives were also intended to validate the Imperial house, showing its lineage back to the Sun Goddess Amaterasu, as other ethnic groups were warring against the Shinto and…

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1 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Shinto Is a Japanese Religion

Words: 341
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Essay

The ritual is the most important aspect of Shinto; thus performing the ritual the right way is the most important part of worship in Shinto. The rituals serve to…

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5 Pages
Essay

Japan

difference between'shinto and buddhism

Words: 1771
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Shinto, the indigenous religion of Japan, emphasizes nature to a considerable degree, a distinguishing feature of the faith. Buddhism offers a far more cerebral and philosophical approach, as well…

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12 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Religions Religion Has Always Been

Words: 3762
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Essay

The Japanese myth partly resembles that of Adam and Eve present in the Bible and in the Quran. However, the first beings in Japan are considered to hold much…

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4 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Hindu Influences in America Although

Words: 1304
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Another element shared in common by Shinto and Taoism is religious purity. The concept of purity is taken to a greater extreme in Shinto, in which physical illness is…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religions of East Asia Including

Words: 855
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

. The Dao is the source of all power which embodies all beings and encompasses both the yin and the yang. Remarkable quiet and serene, the Dao is rarely…

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2 Pages
Essay

Theology

Shintoism Beliefs on Nature and Openness

Words: 636
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Shinto eligion The non-Buddhist religious practices of Japan are given the name Shinto, "Way of the Gods." Presently, there are over one hundred million members of Shinto religion in…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Japanese History and Chinese Fixation Japanese History

Words: 1515
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Japanese History And Chinese Fixation Japanese History & Chinese Fixation If any single term can characterize early Japan, it may be called a period of "Chinese fixation" Borrowing of…

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4 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Representation of the Human Figure

Words: 1494
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

The Vairocana Buddha on the back wall has a Bodhisattva to his left wearing a crown and pearls. Bodhisattvas were still 'of the world,' beings in Mahayana Buddhism who…

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6 Pages
Reaction Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religions of the World Islam

Words: 1825
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Reaction Paper

It is because of this that Hinduism has become as powerful now as it has ever been (Hopfe and oodward 77-113). Buddhism Among the most powerful religions of the…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Anthropology

Lost in Translation Written and

Words: 1119
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Not only does her presence allow the couple to feel at home, as if they are in any bar in America, rather than half way around the world, she…

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25 Pages
Research Paper

History - Asian

Global Business Cultural Analysis

Words: 8186
Length: 25 Pages
Type: Research Paper

business culture and expansion trends that exist for American companies in India. The paper focuses on answering the following questions: 1. What are the major elements and dimensions of…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Shintoism Is a Religion With

Words: 2238
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

However, this trait is magnified in Shintoism because the religion developed in close relationship to the rest of Japanese culture. While a person who, say, married a Japanese person…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Japanese Culture Japan Is Home

Words: 1185
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Japanese popular culture has a unique aesthetic, and is completely modern as befits a wealthy industrial society. Comics, known as manga, and cartoons, known as anime are two of…

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20 Pages
Thesis

Physics

Peasant Life During the Meiji

Words: 5967
Length: 20 Pages
Type: Thesis

..Of course, her earnings were also meager, but it was better than relying on farming alone" (Nagatsuka, 1). Oshina, the wives' character in the novel, could be the impersonation…

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2 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Religious Reflections Please Respond Identify 3 1

Words: 627
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Religious Reflections." Please respond: Identify (3) 1) Judaism, 2) Shinto, 3) Buddha, things discussed fully, explain learned (3) things Identify (3) surprising things learned quarter, explain surprised. Religious reflections…

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2 Pages
Essay

Film

My Neighbor Totoro Ghibli Film

Words: 700
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

1. Satsuki and Mei first discover the nature spirits in the house, but their encounter with Totoro is even more transformative. The initial encounter with the supernatural seems to…

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2 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Human Experience Is the Manner in Which

Words: 727
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

human experience is the manner in which certain themes appear again and again over time, in literature, religion, mythology, and culture -- regardless of the geographic location, the economic…

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4 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Chinese Religion and Culture on

Words: 1408
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

It upheld, rather than tore down, the existing order. The search for salvation could be seen to be connected to performance of one's duty here in the material world.…

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7 Pages
Research Paper

Film

Spirited Away Film

Words: 3397
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Asian media, specifically anime and animated movies like "Spirited Away," impact Saudi youth? Argument Anime or what some may consider, Japanese animation, is one of the main aspects of…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Music

Music Cultures of the World Japan

Words: 3188
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

relationship of music and culture and history in Japan. The music of Japan is as rich and diverse as the culture of Japan's people, and it has a long…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Realm of a Dying Emperor

Words: 1894
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The tale of Chibana Shoichi's, the Okinawan supermarket owner, demonstrates how there is still a major segment of society that believes in the "emperor system," even in Okinawa. However,…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Japanese Cultural Interview and Assessment

Words: 1466
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Japanese: Cultural Interview and Nursing Assessment Presentation of client and scenario This interview was conducted with a Ms. X, a Japanese national visiting friends in another country. She was,…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Post-Cold War Era Far From

Words: 2162
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Typically, Japanese marry before a Shinto altar and are buried, after cremation, in a Buddhist funeral. Many people, young and old, pay a New Years visit to a Shinto…

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15 Pages
Thesis

Sports - Women

Japanese History Attribute Meiji Masculinity

Words: 4126
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Thesis

Disorder does not descend from Heaven, It is the spawn of a woman. 10 Contemporaneous with relocating the capital from Edo to Tokyo was the drawing up of the…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Buddhism Japanese vs Chinese Buddha

Words: 651
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

D.). Rather than standing alone and interacting with the gazer, this Buddha holds back and is flanked by attendants, creating his own scene in the context of the relief.…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Dao and the Interpretations of

Words: 1240
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Religious Taoism is the third objective of all Taoist followers although it entails a deep commitment into the priesthood. Priests in ancient China were more than just religious leaders…

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8 Pages
Essay

History - Asian

Footbinding the Chinese Idea of

Words: 2376
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

This era is significant because it was dominated by peace at a local level, political constancy, and economic growth as a result of a dictatorship created by Tokugawa Ieyasu.…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Asiatic Religions Discuss Changes in the Religious

Words: 1661
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Asiatic eligions Discuss changes in the religious culture between 1750 and present day in at least one country from each of the three regions of Asia we have studied…

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3 Pages
Essay

Terrorism

Terrorism Memo Re Possible Rise

Words: 1214
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

apan finds itself at a critical point in its historical development. The world's third largest economy, it also has the world's second-highest debt burden in proportional terms and the…

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15 Pages
Dissertation

Death and Dying  (general)

Aging and Death but With

Words: 4093
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Dissertation

Typically a Japanese funeral follows the sequence: when someone dies, they are placed to rest in their homes. The corpse was placed with the head pointing the North, copying…

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4 Pages
Journal

Mythology - Religion

Evil for Christian Theologians One

Words: 1250
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Journal

"'m not religious, 'm spiritual." Conversely other people state that they dislike the formality of religion, of beliefs and practices, but do believe in God and in some sense…

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8 Pages
Case Study

Healthcare

Cultural Differences That Surface When

Words: 2655
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Case Study

These, then, eventually die leaving the transfer of oxygen in your blood being absolutely limited and far below the point at which the flow of oxygen needs to be…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Eastern Philosophy Is Increasingly Becoming

Words: 740
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Their children became the deities of the various Japanese clans. One of their daughters, Amaterasu Omikami or "Sun Goddess," became the ancestor of the Imperial Family the chief deity,…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religion Be Sure to Include

Words: 1143
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

At the church I visited, many of the parents had returned to regular church-going for the sake of their children, because they wanted their children to have a spiritual…

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3 Pages
Essay

Mythology - Religion

Islam Imagine You're Sitting in

Words: 921
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

And just as different divisions of Christianity are more or less fundamentalist in their interpretation of religious texts and traditions, different divisions of Islam are more or less strict.…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

History - Asian

Princess Mononoke Although Japanese Culture

Words: 1974
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

While not a nostalgic or positive portrayal of nature, Miyazaki appears to strip away all civilized and male-dominated pretences towards what appears to be, and portrays to the Japanese…

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4 Pages
Research Paper

Sports - Women

Postwar Japan Women Education and

Words: 1383
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Research Paper

And it cannot be denied that there is evidence to support that concern in many respects. But for women, it would help to open certain pathways to personal advancement.…

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3 Pages
Essay

History - Asian

Grandfather Cho Was a Kindly

Words: 1003
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

He also gave money to certain Japanese authorities to help them build roads and buildings. Sometimes he used his wealth to pay off important Japanese occupiers of Korea so…

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3 Pages
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Mythology - Religion

Eastern Philosopher Murasaki Shikibu Dear

Words: 809
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

How the Noble Truths can be achieved through the Confucian virtues. Of course, please note especially the last ingredient, a lifetime of spiritual enlightenment, and the cooking instructions, which…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Buddhism and Christianity Complementary Worldviews According to

Words: 2006
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

uddhism and Christianity: Complementary Worldviews According to the Gospel of Matthew, when a wealthy young man came to Jesus, and asked him how he might be made perfect, Jesus…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Death and Dying  (general)

Immortality 1963 by Kawabata Yasunari

Words: 699
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

All is forgiven. Eventually, both of them disappear into one of the trees that the old man's ancestors have looked after, for hundreds of years. Is the story emotionally…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Buddhism Takes Different Forms in

Words: 2190
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

S. There were 2,794,130 Americans of East Asian decent in the United States in 1990. Not all of these people practice a traditional East Asian religion, and reliable figures…

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6 Pages
Research Paper

Business - Management

Management and Leadership Starbucks Differentiate

Words: 1953
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Evaluate the impact of globalization and management across borders After its retrenchment in the U.S., Starbucks is still considering expanding its operations China. "Despite its long presence in the…

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2 Pages
Thesis

Mythology - Religion

Mimi-Nashi-Hoichi Is Interesting in Many Different Ways

Words: 647
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Thesis

Mimi-nashi-hoichi is interesting in many different ways, but its most fascinating context lies in that which the West may call 'insanity' and, accordingly, penalize, whilst the Orient, seeing the…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Anthropology

Non-American Culture the World Outside

Words: 2709
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Workers are employed in fisheries, mining, and defense industries while the farmers work in the agricultural collectives. Standards of living are defined by the family background as to the…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Mythology - Religion

Religion Sacred Music and Literature

Words: 2103
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

...social conditioning was effected in such a way, that any thing that was considered primal, pagan, or unchristian, was frowned upon... [leading to] persecution of the Druids, Witches, Gypsy,…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Family and Marriage

Roles of Marriage Partners in the US With Those of a Less Industrialized Nation

Words: 1142
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Marriage in Eastern and Western Nations A Comparative Analysis of Marriage Rituals and Customs in the North America and Asia Throughout the history of humanity, distinctions and differences between…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Business

Intercultural the Economic and Business

Words: 2148
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Such a system has the obvious advantage that the worker is very loyal to his company and develops a certain practice working in the same place, but, on the…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Art  (general)

John La Farge Is Often Referred to

Words: 2566
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

John La Farge is often referred to as one of the most "innovative and versatile American artists of the nineteenth century" and "the most versatile American artist of his…

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