Works (12)

2022 report

A Grudge Against the Unification Church Motivated the Murder of Japan’s Most Prominent Politician

By: L. McLaughlin

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: September 26, 2022

2021 journal article

Beethoven and Buddhism in a Japanese Religion: Culture as Cultivation in Soka Gakkai

NUMEN-INTERNATIONAL REVIEW FOR THE HISTORY OF RELIGIONS, 68(5-6), 593–618.

By: L. McLaughlin

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 14, 2022

2021 article

Sources of Disaster: A Roundtable Discussion on New Epistemic Perspectives in Post-3.11 Japan

Onaga, L., Schieder, C. S., Buhrman, K., Jacoby, J. M., Juraku, K., Slater, D. H., … Ortiz, A. M. (2021, October 2). EAST ASIAN SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND SOCIETY-AN INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL, Vol. 10.

By: L. Onaga, C. Schieder, K. Buhrman, J. Jacoby, K. Juraku, D. Slater, A. Wiemann, A. Dekant ...

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: January 18, 2022

2021 journal article

The Aesthetics and Emotions of Religious Belonging: Examples from the Buddhist World

NUMEN-INTERNATIONAL REVIEW FOR THE HISTORY OF RELIGIONS, 68(5-6), 421–435.

By: E. Baffelli, J. Caple, L. McLaughlin & F. Schroeer

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: February 14, 2022

2020 article

Faking Liberties: Religious Freedom in American-Occupied Japan.

McLaughlin, L. (2020, May). JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES, Vol. 79, pp. 514–517.

By: L. McLaughlin

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: July 6, 2020

2019 book

Soka Gakkai’s Human Revolution

By: L. McLaughlin

Source: Crossref
Added: January 23, 2022

2018 book

Soka Gakkai's Human Revolution

In University of Hawaii Press. https://uhpress.hawaii.edu/title/soka-gakkais-human-revolution-the-rise-of-a-mimetic-nation-in-modern-japan/

By: L. McLaughlin

Source: ORCID
Added: September 25, 2022

2016 journal article

Hard lessons learned tracking changes in media presentations of religion and religious aid mobilization after the 1995 and 2011 disasters in Japan

Asian Ethnology, 75(1), 105–137.

By: L. McLaughlin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2016 journal article

Salvage and salvation guest editors' introduction

Asian Ethnology, 75(1), 1–28.

By: P. Fountain & L. McLaughlin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2015 article

Beyond the mushroom cloud: Commemoration, religion, and responsibility after Hiroshima.

Journal of Japanese Studies, Vol. 41, pp. 153–158.

By: L. McLaughlin

Sources: NC State University Libraries, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2014 book

Kōmeitō: Religion and Politics in Japan

Berkeley, CA: Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley.

Ed(s): G. Ehrhardt, A. Klein, L. McLaughlin & S. Reed

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

2012 journal article

Did Aum change everything? What Soka Gakkai before, during, and after the Aum Shinrikyo Affair tells us about the Persistent "Otherness" of new religions in Japan

Japanese Journal of Religious Studies, 39(1), 51–75.

By: L. McLaughlin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018

Employment

2012 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Associate Professor Philosophy and Religious Studies

Education

2004 - 2009

Princeton University Princeton, NJ, US
Ph.D. Religion

Funding History

Funding history based on the linked ORCID record.

grant July 1, 2018 - June 1, 2019
Luce / ACLS Fellowship in Journalism, Religion & International Affairs
Luce / ACLS