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  • Heartwood: The First Generation of Theravada Buddhism in America.
    Cadge, Wendy (2005)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Studies a Thai community in Philadelphia & a largely "white" American congregation in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    Associated Search Terms: Thai Americans; Participant observation; Buddhist, Theravada, U.S.A.; United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; United States, Massachusetts, Cambridge.
  • Gendered Religious Organizations: The Case of Theravada Buddhism in America.
    Cadge, Wendy (2004)
    Gender and Society 18:6: 777-793.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Buddhist, Theravada, U.S.A.
  • Theravada Buddhism in America: Prospects for the Sangha.
    Numrich, Paul David (1998)
    In Charles S. Prebish and Kenneth K. Tanaka (eds.) The Faces of Buddhism in America. Berkeley: Univrsity of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Theravada, U.S.A.
  • Bayou Lotus: Theravada Buddhism in Southwestern Louisiana.
    Bankston, Carl L. III (1997)
    Sociological Spectrum 17:4: 453-472.

    Alteration in the transplanted religion helped immigrants assimilate.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Assimilation; Participant observation; United States, Louisiana, New Iberia; Buddhist, Theravada, U.S.A.; Laotian Americans; Identity
  • Old Wisdom in the New World. Americanization in Two Immigrant Theravada Buddhist Temples.
    Numrich, Paul David (1996)
    Knoxville, University of Tennessee Press.

    Focuses on 2 temples, in Los Angeles & Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Migrant; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Buddhist, Theravada, U.S.A.; United States, California, Los Angeles
  • Americanization in Immigrant Tharavada Buddhist Temples.
    Numrich, Paul David (1992)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Northwestern University. [DA 53:6 A: 1965]

    Study of a Sinhalese temple in Los Angeles & a Thai one in Chicago. Immigrant & American-born members form parallel congregations with distinctive religious itineraries.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Theravada, U.S.A.; United States, California, Los Angeles; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Migrant; Assimilation
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