Yamase, Shinji Books

Dr. Yamase received his Ph.D. in Art History and Theory from the University of Essex. He is an independent Japanese scholar who specializes in the period of conquest in the New World.

History and Legend of the Colonial Maya of Guatemala
2003 0-7734-6859-5


Impact of Christianity on Colonial Maya, Ancient Mexico, China, and Japan: How a Monotheistic Religion Was Received by Several Pagan Societies
2008 0-7734-5145-5
This book looks at the impact of Western Christianity on the native peoples of Mexico and Central America, as well as of China and Japan. The work thoroughly describes the collision of Christianity and paganism, asserting that the encounter is best understood via a full examination of their underlying cosmological points of view.