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  • From Yoga to Kabbalah. Religious Exoticism and the Logics of Bricolage.
    Altglas, Véronique (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Bricolage operates through a quest for the exotic, which is defined fro some non-foreign base & is thus a form of estrangement. Based on 1999-2005 field work at Siddha Yoga & Sivananda centers in London & Paris, & with neo-Hindu groups in Britain; & 2007-2010 field work at Kabbalah Centers in Paris, London, Rio de Janeiro, & Tel Aviv.

    Associated Search Terms: Kabbalah; Jewish, Kabbalist, Israel; Bricolage; Jewish, Kabbalist, Great Britain; Jewish, Kabbalist, France; Hare Krishna, Great Britain; Hindu, Sivananda; Hindu, Siddha Yoga; Dialectic; Deterritorialization
  • Hindu, Muslim and Sikh young adults: Gendered practices in the negotiation of sexuality and relationship.
    Page, Sarah-Jane, and Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip (2012)
    In Peter Nynäs and Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip (eds.) Religion, Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, pp. 51-69.

    Based on online questionnaire data, some follow-up interviews, & some video diaries of mostly South Asian young adults (aged 18-25) in Great Britain who identified themselves as Hindu Muslim, or Sikh.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Youth; Islam, Great Britain; Sikh, Great Britain; Gender; Hindu, Great Britain; Lived religion
  • Becoming a "faith community": British Hindus, identity, and the politics of representation.
    Knott, Kim (2009)
    Journal of Religion in Europe 2: 85-114.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, Great Britain; Great Britain
  • Seekership, spirituality and self-discovery: Ayurveda students in Britain.
    Warrier, Maya (2008)
    Asian Medicine: Tradition and Modernity 4: 423-451.

    Associated Search Terms: Self; Spirituality; Great Britain; Hindu, Great Britain; Medical; Seeker
  • Indian Gurus and the Quest for Self-Perfection Among the Educated Middle-Class.
    Altglas, Véronique (2008)
    In Jörg Stolz (ed.) Salvation Goods and Religious Markets. Theory and Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 211-233.

    Based on field work in France & Great Britain; highlights adaptations made in the religious goods.

    Associated Search Terms: Yoga, France; Siddha Yoga, France; Sivananda, Great Britain; Hindu, Great Britain; Adaptation; France; Participant observation; Hindu, France; Religious goods; Great Britain
  • 'We Don't Celebrate Christmas, We Just Give Gifts': Adaptations to Migration and Social Change among Hindu, Muslim, and Sikh Children in England.
    Larson, Heidi (2000)
    In Jerry G. Pankhurst and Sharon K. Houseknecht (eds.), Family, Religion, and Social Change in Diverse Societies. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 283-302.

    Associated Search Terms: Children; Pakistani British; Indian British; Pluralism; Great Britain, England, Southall; Hindu, Great Britain; Feast; Adaptation; Sikh, Great Britain; Islam, Great Britain; Migrant
  • Growing up as Mother's Children. Socializing a Second Generation in Sahaja Yoga.
    Coney, Judith (1999)
    In Susan J. Palmer and Charlotte E. Hardman (eds.) Children in New Religions. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 108-123.

    Overview of the movement & socialization of its children; account of its school in Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Children; Socialization; Sahaja Yoga; Hindu, Great Britain
  • Hindus in Trinidad and Britain: Ethnic Religion, Reification and the Politics of Public Space.
    Vertovec, Steven (1995)
    In P. van der Veer (ed.) Nation and Migration: The Politics of Space in the South Asian Diaspora. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: University of Pennsylvania Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Politics, Great Britain; Great Britain; Trinidad and Tobago; Hindu, Great Britain; Hindu, Trinidad and Tobago; Politics, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Hindu Children in Britain.
    Jackson, Robert, and Eleanor Nesbitt (1993)
    Stoke-on-Trent, U.K.: Trentham Books.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, Great Britain; Great Britain; Children
  • Hindu communities in Britain.
    Knott, Kim (1989)
    In Paul Badham (ed.) Religion, State and Society in Modern Britain. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen, pp. 243-253.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Hindu, Great Britain
  • Initiation into Monkhood in the Ramakrishna Mission.
    Carey, Seán (1987)
    In Richard Burghart (ed.), Hinduism in Great Britain: The Perpetuation of Religion in an Alien Cultural Milieu. London & New York: Travistock Press, pp. 134-156.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, Great Britain; Great Britain; Monk
  • Hindu temple rituals in Britain: The reinterpretation of tradition.
    Knott, Kim (1987)
    In Richard Burghart (ed.) Hinduism in Great Britain: The Perpetuation of Religion in a Cultural Milieu. London: Travistock, pp. 157-179.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Hindu, Great Britain; Ritual; Tradition
  • Caste and Sect in the Swaminarayan Movement.
    Barot, Rohit (1987)
    In Richard Burghart (ed.), Hinduism in Great Britain. The Perpetuation of Religion in an Alien Cultural Milieu. London: Travistock, pp. 67-80.

    Based on 1970-72 field work in Herndon & Bolton; notes a schism in a caste group had been transplanted from Indian to East Africa & then to Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Swaminarayan; Great Britain; Indian British; Hindu, Great Britain
  • Religion and Revolution.
    Lewy, Guenter (1974)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Islam; Sudan; Sri Lanka; Spain; Mexico; India; Germany; Egypt; China; Burma; Brazil; Latin America; Africa; Puritan, Great Britain; Catholic, Mexico; Jewish; Hindu, India; Christian; Revolution; Messian; Cargo cult; Anabaptist
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