Religion

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American Missionaries, Christian Oyatoi, and Japan, 1859-73

UBC Press

Investigates the impact of American Protestant missions on modern Japan and Japanese-American relations.

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Faith and Fertility

Attitudes Towards Reproductive Practices in Different Religions from Ancient to Modern Times

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Faith and Fertility is a comprehensive collection of essays by academics and faith leaders. The reader is introduced to the cultural and religious understanding of fertility as it is practised among diverse international faith traditions. Each chapter is written in an accessible style, outlining each faith's history, core beliefs and values.

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C'est le temps d'en parler

L'histoire de Marie-Louise Bouchard Labelle

Athabasca University Press, AU Press

La biographie de Marie-Louise Bouchard Labelle raconte la vie d'une jeune Canadienne d'humble origine qui tombe en amour avec le curé de son village, et qui en subit les terribles conséquences pour le reste de ses jours.

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Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness

Taking Refuge in the Buddha

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Mitchell draws parallels between his own journey towards personhood through AS and the spiritual tenants of Theravada Buddhism, as outlined in the Eightfold Path, a guide to personal development. He takes the reader through key beliefs of Theravada Buddhism showing how practices such as Insight Meditation can lead to resolution of these feelings.

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Defining Harm

Religious Freedom and the Limits of the Law

UBC Press
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