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Preserving ethnicity through religion in America : Korean Protestants and Indian Hindus across generations /
Pyong Gap Min.
imprint
New York : New York University Press, c2010.
description
x, 265 p.
ISBN
0814795854 (cl : alk. paper), 0814795862 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780814795859 (cl : alk. paper), 9780814795866 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
New York : New York University Press, c2010.
isbn
0814795854 (cl : alk. paper)
0814795862 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780814795859 (cl : alk. paper)
9780814795866 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
Introduction -- Theoretical frameworks -- Religions in India and South Korea -- Immigrants' religious affiliations and participation in religious institutions : frequent intergroup comparison -- Ethnographic research on the Shin Kwang Church : congregational case study -- Ethnographic research on the Ganesh Temple : congregational case study -- Personal interviews : immigrants' participation in religious institutions, domestic religious practices, and religious identity -- Younger-generations : participation in religious institutions and ethnicity -- Younger-generations : preservation of ethnicity through domestic religious practices -- The importance of religion for younger-generations : identity, child socialization, and social boundary -- Conclusion.
catalogue key
7111800
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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