Big Questions in Shinto Studies

Following up on the “What Isn’t Shinto?” symposium that I hosted at Penn in September 2016, I wrote a comparative review for H-Japan about some trends in the Shinto studies field. I compared six books and organized them around 3 “big questions” about history, religion, and place/space.

You can read and download the review here; the PDF is also embedded below.

Big Questions in the Study of Shinto