top_1_963_35.JPG
top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
 
 
  HOME   PUBLISH   DONATE   ABOUT   CONTACT   HELP   SEARCH  
 
   
Korean Religions in Relation
Buddhism, Confucianism, Christianity
Korean Religions in Relation
Click on image to enlarge

Anselm K. Min - Editor
SUNY series in Korean Studies
Price: $90.00 
Hardcover - 336 pages
Release Date: November 2016
ISBN10: N/A
ISBN13: 978-1-4384-6275-2

Quantity:  
Price: $27.95 
Paperback - 336 pages
Release Date: July 2017
ISBN10: N/A
ISBN13: 978-1-4384-6276-9

Quantity:  
Available as a Google eBook
for other eReaders and tablet devices.
Click icon below...

Available as a Kindle Edition.
Click icon below...


Summary Read First Chapter image missing

Examines Buddhism, Confucianism, and Christianity in Korea, focusing on their mutual accommodation, exclusion, conflict, and assimilation.

Instead of simply being another survey of the three dominant religions in contemporary Korea—Buddhism, Confucianism, and Christianity—this unique book studies them in relation to each other in terms of assimilation, accommodation, conflict, and exclusion. The contributors focus on major issues that have historically challenged the relations between the three religions from the Goryeo period to the present and how each religion has responded to them. The essays bring a new perspective to the study of Korean religions, one that is especially pertinent in the current age of religious pluralism with all its tensions.

Anselm K. Min is Professor of Religion at Claremont Graduate University and the author and editor of many books, including Dialectic of Salvation: Issues in Theology of Liberation, also published by SUNY Press.


Bookmark and Share

Table of Contents

Professor Wi Jo Kang: A Tribute
Preface
Acknowledgments
A Note on Romanization

1. A Relational Approach to the Study of Korean Religions: An Overview
Anselm K. Min

Part I. Buddhism and Confucianism: Accommodation and Conflict

2. Interactions between Buddhism and Confucianism in Medieval Korea
Jongmyung Kim

3. Philosophical Aspects of the Goryeo-Joseon Confucian-Buddhist Confrontation: Focusing on the Works of Jeong Dojeon (Sambong) and Hamheo Deuktong (Gihwa)
A. Charles Muller

Part II. Confucianism and Catholicism: Conflict and Assimilation

4. Catholic God and Confucian Morality: A Look at the Theology and Ethics of Korea’s First Catholics
Don Baker

5. On the Family Resemblance of Philosophical Paradigm: Between Dasan’s Thought and Matteo Ricci’s Tianzhu Shiyi
Young-bae Song

Part III. Protestantism and Korean Religions: Exclusion and Assimilation

6. A Genealogy of Protestant Theologies of Religions in Korea, 1876–1910: Protestantism as a Religion of Civilization and Fulfillment
Sung-Deuk Oak

7. What Can Christianity Learn from Korean Religions? The Case of Ryu Yongmo
Young-Ho Chun

Part IV. Confucianism, Christianity, and the Challenges of the Modern World


8. Resurgence of Asian Values: Confucian Comeback and Its Embodiment in Christianity
Namsoon Kang

9. Korean Confucianism and Women’s Subjectivity in the Twenty-First Century
Un-sunn Lee

10. Confucianism at a Crossroads: Confucianism and Democracy in Korea
Young-chan Ro

11. Between Tradition and Globalization: Korean Christianity at a Crossroads
Anselm K. Min

Contributors
Index


Related Subjects
4-6275-2/4-6276-9(MR/DG/FK)

Related Titles

Hinduism as a Missionary Religion
Hinduism as a Missionary Religion
Living Banaras
Living Banaras
An Introduction to Islamic Cosmological Doctrines
An Introduction to Islamic Cosmological Doctrines
Critical Reflections on the Paranormal
Critical Reflections on the Paranormal
Encounters with God in Augustine's Confessions
Encounters with God in Augustine's Confessions
Gershom Scholem
Gershom Scholem
Popular Religion and Liberation
Popular Religion and Liberation
Beyond Theodicy
Beyond Theodicy
World Order and Religion
World Order and Religion
The Leaven of the Ancients
The Leaven of the Ancients



 
bottom_1_963_35.jpg