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South Asians in the diaspora : histories and religious traditions

Author: Knut A Jacobsen; P Pratap Kumar
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.
Series: Studies in the history of religions, 101.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book explores the role of religion in a great number of the South Asian diaspora communities around the world and is unique in its emphasis on religious diversity, both across and within the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Knut A Jacobsen; P Pratap Kumar
ISBN: 9004124888 9789004124882
OCLC Number: 53186633
Description: xxiv, 513 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: The Jain plate / A. Vallely --
(Re)creating transnational religious identity within the Jaina community of Toronto / Mikal Austin Radford --
Sri Lankan Theravada Buddhism in London / M. Deegalle --
Becoming a colour of the rainbow / M. Baumann --
The Hindu diaspora in the Netherlands / C.J.G. van der Burg --
Tamil Hindu places of worship in Germany / B. Luchesi --
Establishing ritual space in the Hindu diaspora in Norway / K.A. Jacobsen --
The Hindu religious traditions in Minnesota / I.Y. Junghare --
Reversing the gaze in America / L.B. Harlan --
The Swaminarayan movement / R. Dwyer --
Transformation of marriage patterns in the Kerala diaspora in the U.S. / A. Lindberg --
Rethinking hybridity / C.A.B. Joseph --
Negotiating identities : the case of Indian Muslims in South Africa / S.E. Dangor --
Structural and cultural racism in the educational underachievement of British South Asia Muslims / T. Abbas --
Embracing Allah and sexuality? / A.K.T. Yip --
The Zoroastrian diaspora / J.R. Hinnells --
Mobilising seva / A. Murphy --
Taxonomy of the Indian diaspora in South Africa / P. Pratap Kumar --
Punjabi religion amongst the South Asian diaspora in Britain / S.S. Chohan --
Haunting stories / K. Narayan --
Performances of multiculturalism / C. Hartney --
Hindus and Sikhs / P. Weller --
Future prospects / K.A. Jacobsen, P. Pratap Kumar.
Series Title: Studies in the history of religions, 101.
Responsibility: edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and P. Pratap Kumar.
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