The nude Jizo at Denkoji: notes on women's salvation in Kamakura Buddhism
Engendering faith: Women and Buddhism in premodern Japan
Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan
Examines a project undertaken by three nuns in 1228 and its ramifications for Japanese Buddhist soteriologies for women. (author-supplied description)
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Glassman, Hank. "The Nude Jizo at Denkoji: Notes on Women's Salvation in Kamakura Buddhism." Engendering Faith: Women and Buddhism in Premodern Japan. By Barbara Ruch. Ann Arbor, MI: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 2002. N. pag. Print.