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From Sovereign to SymbolAn Age of Ritual Determinism in Fourteenth Century Japan$
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Thomas Donald Conlan

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199778102

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199778102.001.0001

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(p.3) Prologue
From Sovereign to Symbol

Thomas Donald Conlan

Oxford University Press

The prologue explains the different sources of fourteenth-century Japan, contrasting court chronicles with temple documents, and also offers a critique of the Taiheiki, the most commonly used source for reconstructing the age.

Keywords:   chronicles, documents, Taiheiki, Shingon ritual

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