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Against HarmonyProgressive and Radical Buddhism in Modern Japan$
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James Mark Shields

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780190664008

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2017

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190664008.001.0001

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Prelude: Red Pines and Black Sheep

Prelude: Red Pines and Black Sheep

The Akamatsu Legacy

(p.23) Prelude: Red Pines and Black Sheep
Against Harmony

James Mark Shields

Oxford University Press

This Prelude to Chapters One through to Six introduces the story of three generations of the Akamatsu family, whose tri-generational patriline illustrates well the changes which shaped institutional and lay Buddhism in the five decades from the Buddhist Enlightenment through the beginning of the Asia Pacific War.

Keywords:   Akamatsu, patriline, Buddhist Enlightenment, Asia Pacific War, institutional Buddhism, lay Buddhism

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