The Resource South Asians in the diaspora : histories and religious traditions, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and P. Pratap Kumar

South Asians in the diaspora : histories and religious traditions, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and P. Pratap Kumar

Label
South Asians in the diaspora : histories and religious traditions
Title
South Asians in the diaspora
Title remainder
histories and religious traditions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and P. Pratap Kumar
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work deals with a phenomenon of increasing global significance, the South Asian diaspora. The case studies explore and analyze the social, religious and cultural reality of people in the diaspora belonging to Jainism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity, Islam, and Sikhism
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
Dewey number
909/.04914
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS339.4
LC item number
.S67 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Numen book series. Studies in the history of religions,
Series volume
v. 101
Label
South Asians in the diaspora : histories and religious traditions, edited by Knut A. Jacobsen and P. Pratap Kumar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn133168450
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 513 pages, [16] pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004124882
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2222158x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)133168450
  • pebcs1423712110

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