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Religious and Philosophical Traditions of Korea

Cawley, Kevin

978 1 317 27381 3
Electronic book text
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44.95 USD
24.99 GBP

Publication date:
1 August 2017

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This text offers an introduction to the history and practice of religion in Korea. It addresses a wide range of traditions- from Confucianism to Shamanism to Christianity- and takes a historical view running through to the present day. Students in the growing area of Korean Studies will find the book indispensable. It will also be of interest to undergraduates and graduate students interested in the comparative study of Asian religions, philosophies, and cultures, as well as those studying abroad.


Kevin N. Cawley is a member of the UCC School of Asian Studies and Director of the Irish Institute of Korean Studies. He is the founding and managing editor of the Irish Journal of Asian Studies.



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