Liberties: Religious Freedom in American-Occupied Japan. By Jolyon Baraka Thomas. Chicago University Press, 2019. 356 pages. $32.50 (paperback). ISBN 022661882X.
Faking Liberties is divided into two main sections, each consisting of four chapters, with an introduction and conclusion outside of these sections. The sections, respectively, describe the attitudes toward religious freedom before and after the 1945 Occupation of Japan began.