Neither Monk Nor Layman. Clerical Marriage in Modern Japanese Buddhism.

By: Jaffe, Richard M.

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287 pps., incl. index, glossary and bibliography; 8vo; in pictorial dust jacket

"That the male Buddhist clergy in Japan is almost entirely married is an anomaly within Buddhism as a whole. Jaffe's subject is the problem of how this came about." Helen Hardacre, Harvard University, from the jacket.

Title: Neither Monk Nor Layman. Clerical Marriage in Modern Japanese Buddhism.

Author Name: Jaffe, Richard M.

Categories: Religion,

Publisher: Princeton & Oxford, Princeton University Press: [2001]

ISBN Number: 069107495X

ISBN Number 13: 9780691074955

Book Condition: Fine condition in Fine jacket

lbs: 3.00 lbs

Seller ID: 2206

Keywords: Religion Buddhism