Christianity and cultures : Japan & China in comparison, 1543-1644

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  • Creator edited by M. Antoni J. Üçerler
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Roma : Institutum Historicum Societatis Jesu, [2009] ©2009
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  • Physical Details
    • xlvi, 410 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9788870413687, 8870413683
  • OCLC ocn471439287


  • Papers presented at an international symposium held in Macau, China, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, 2006.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages [345]-375) and index.


  • The Jesuit encounter with Buddhism in Ming China / Ronnie Po-Chia Hsia -- From Dainichi to Deus : the early missionaries' discovery and understanding of Buddhism / Kishino Hisashi -- The archaeology of dreams : the Shengmengge, its translation and its transformation / Li Sher-Shiueh -- The Japanese translations of the Jesuit mission press / William Farge -- The adaptation of the Christian liturgy & sacraments to Japanese culture during the Christian era in Japan / Ignatia Kataoka Rumiko -- A solution to the Rites Controversy proposed by Antonio Rubino, S.J. -- Communities, Christendom, and the unified regime in early modern Japan / Kawamura Shinzo -- Trade, literati, and mission : the Catholic social network in late Ming southern Fujian / Zhang Xianqing -- Artistic exchanges between Macau and Japan in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries / Mo Xiaoye -- The iconography of the Virgin Mary in Japan & its transformation : Chinese Buddhist sculpture & Maria Kannon / Wakakuwa Midori -- The Edo Shogunate's view of Christianity in the seventeenth century / Yamamoto Hirofumi -- Europaeology? : on the difficulty of assembling a knowledge of Europe in China / Timothy Brook -- The Japanese students in the College of Macau (1594-1606) / João Paulo Oliveira e Costa
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