East Asian Religions: Understanding Our Religious World


About this ebook

An introduction to the religious traditions of China, Korea, and Japan, covering the History, Beliefs, Structure, and Practices of Ancient Chinese Religion, Confucianism, Daoism, and Shinto. Richly illustrated with colourful photos, illustrations, maps and charts, as well as audio files and a selection of relevant ancient texts. This eBOOK provides a solid jargon-free introduction to the religions of Eastern Asia for college-level classes or for any reader seeking a neutral presentation of these traditions by an author who has taught extensively in the field for over three decades.

About the author

Hillary Peter Rodrigues is Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, where he specializes in Eastern Religions. He holds a PhD from McMaster University.

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