The Role and Meaning of Religion for Korean Society

This special issue presents discussions of the role and meaning of religion for Korean society. Covering wide-ranging time periods, the authors explores with their own cases four major characteristics of Korean religion: Creativity, Greater Responsiveness, Adaptability, and Prophethood. Their topica...

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Main Author: Lee, Song-Chong
Format: eBook
Published: MDPI - Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute 2019
Subjects:
Han
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Collection: Directory of Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This special issue presents discussions of the role and meaning of religion for Korean society. Covering wide-ranging time periods, the authors explores with their own cases four major characteristics of Korean religion: Creativity, Greater Responsiveness, Adaptability, and Prophethood. Their topical religious traditions include Neo-Confucianism, Christianity, Buddhism, and Korean new religious movements.
Physical Description:1 electronic resource (182 p.)
ISBN:9783038978886
9783038978893