Cover: Emplacing a Pilgrimage in HARDCOVER

Harvard East Asian Monographs 297

Emplacing a Pilgrimage

The Ōyama Cult and Regional Religion in Early Modern Japan

Add to Cart

Product Details


$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674027756

Publication Date: 03/31/2008


325 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 table, 1 map, 23 figures

Harvard University Asia Center > Harvard East Asian Monographs

World, subsidiary rights restricted

  • List of Tables and Figures
  • Introduction: The Ōyama Cult in Regional History
  • From a Mountain Retreat to a Pilgrimage Center
  • A Regional Kogi Shingon Academy
  • The Emergence of the Ōyama Oshi
  • Managing the Mountain
  • The Emergence of a Regional Pilgrimage
  • Reconfiguring the Pantheon
  • A New Order, 1868–1885
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Works Cited
  • List of Characters
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Cover: A Theory of Justice: Original Edition, by John Rawls, from Harvard University Press

John Rawls: Speaking in a Shared Political Language

On the occasion of the anniversary of the publication of A Theory of Justice, Andrius Gališanka, author of John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justice, reflects on some of Rawls’s ideas on moral and political reasoning