Imagining exile in Heian Japan : banishment in law, literature, and cult / Jonathan Stockdale.
Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2015.
1 online resource (ix, 183 pages)
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction: the moon of exile Origin myths: Susano-o, Orikuchi Shinobu, and the imagination of exile in early Japan The radiance of exile: The tale of the bamboo cutter and The tale of Genji Spirits in exile: Sugawara Michizane and the cult of the vengeful spirit Cosmologies of law: exile and the legal imagination Conclusion: on the margins of Japanese religion.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-170) and index.
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