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The Religious Experience: A Wiccan Viewpoint
What is religion? Religion is a set of beliefs which allow us to understand and categorize our world and our place in it. A set of beliefs which define our culture, our expectations, our views of people and behaviors we expect. I have found several different...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Aspects of Religion: A Wiccan Viewpoint
Among early Pagans, religion was a fact taken for granted, "requiring no explanation." There was no need to define religion because religion was a part of each persons being. "We have not yet encountered in Egyptian and Babylonian literature a...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
A Basic View of Paganism or Bambi Pagansim
"You people are all so nice! I like the idea of Paganism, but I don't think I could be that nice all the time." The writer was genuinely perplexed and driven to ask me if it is really possible that Pagans, Witches and Wiccans really lived such...
Religions >> Paganism & Wicca
Autonomous Spirituality and the Art of Being Your Own God
As we continue to develop in our religious thinking, we have begun to move away from the old mythological, doctrinal and heteronomous, externally controlling religions, and towards autonomous religion, totally relevant to the individual who develops himself...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
Asatru, an Ancient Religion Reborn
"Asatru" (often known as "Heathenism," "Germanic Paganism," "Elder Troth," and other names) means "faith in the Aesir", which are the Gods of pre-Christian Scandinavia. The other Germanic peoples (Goths,...
Religions >> Asatru

Japanese American Religion is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Japanese American Religion books and related discussion.

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Summary of Constitutional - Japanese American Citizens League
Japanese Americans' religious freedoms were violated with respect to the practice of Eastern religious beliefs.
Shin Buddhism: An American Religion Dr. Jeff Wilson
Shin Buddhism: An American Religion. Dr. Jeff Wilson.
The literature on Japanese American religious life is quite modest.
1 PAUL R. SPICKARD - American Historical Association
In Wade Clark Roof, et al., eds., Contemporary American Religion (New York: Macmillan, 2000): "Hawaiian Religions".
Japanese American archival collection ImageBase

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'A Divided Community' to Be Screened at USC
The screening, which is part of the Center for Japanese Religions and Cultures' Japanese American Religion and Society Project, will be followed by an appearance by Kuromiya and director, co-writer and executive producer Momo Yashima.

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Japanese American - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Religion and Economics among Japanese Americans: A Weberian
The Japanese Americans' institutional context influenced their occupational opportunities and choices.
Spirituality, Religion, & Faith : Asian-Nation :: Asian American
Asian American Religions: The Making and Remaking of Borders and . from China, Japan, the Philippines, South Asia, and Korea adjust to life in the U.S.
Stephen Fugita and Marilyn Fernandez - Religion and Japanese
The literature on Japanese American religious life is quite modest.
Health and health care of Japanese American
For other characteristics of Japanese American elders from the 1990 census, Shintoism is the indigenous religion of Japan with origins in prehistoric Japan.

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