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  • Race, religion, and the political incorporation of Indian Americans.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2016)
    Journal of Religious and Political Practice 2:3: 273-295.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Assimilation
  • The diversity of Asian immigrants' partcipation in religious institutions in the United States.
    Min, Pyong Gap, and Sou Hyun Jang (2015)
    Socology of Religion 76:3: 253-274.

    Descriptive data from multiple sources, most significantly the 2112 Asian-American Survey. The intent is to supplement what has largely been studied in the past qualitatively.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Asian Americans; Chinese Americans; Ethnic; Indian Americans; Migrant; Practice; Vietnamese Americans; Filipino Americans
  • Religion, social incorporation, and civic engagement: Second-generation Indian American Christians.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:1: 81-104.

    Based on 1999-2003 & 2006-09 participant observation & interviews in Mar Thoma parishes in the U.S. 2nd generation Mar Thoma Christians adopt American Evangelical approaches & sometimes leave the Malankara Mar Thoma for other denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; Malankara Orthodox Syrian, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Generations; Assimilation; Civic engagement
  • Decoupling religion and ethnicity: Second-generation Indian Amrican Christians.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2012)
    Qualitative Sociology 35:4: 447-468.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Indian Americans; Ethnic
  • Preserving Ethnicity through Religion in America. Korean Protestants and Indian Hindus across Generations.
    Min, Pyong Gap (2010)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Hindu immigrant religion in the U.S.A. supports ethnic identity because of its close identity with it while Korean Protestantism undermines it. Based largely on telephone & face-to-face interviews with representative samples.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Korean Americans; Indian Americans; United States, New York, New York; Identity; Hindu, U.S.A.; Generations; Ethnic; Comparative
  • The Struggle for Civic Social Capital in West Indian Churches.
    Tsuji, Teruyuki, Christine Ho, and Alex Stepick (2009)
    In Alex Stepick, Terry Rey, and Sarah J. Mahler (eds.) Churches and Charity in the Immigrant City. Religion, Immigration, and Civic Engagement in Miami. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 208-230..

    Overview of predominantly West Indian churches in South Florida, where little evidence of civic engagement is found.

    Associated Search Terms: Civic engagement; Caribbean Americans; United States, Florida; West Indian Americans; Social capital
  • New Roots in American Sacred Ground: Religion, Race, and Ethnicity in Indian America.
    Joshi, Khyati Y. (2007)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Indian Americans
  • God Needs No Passport: Immigrants and the Changing American Religious Landscapes.
    Levitt, Peggy (2007)
    New York: New Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Irish Americans; Indian Americans; Brazilian Americans; Pakistani Americans; Transnational; United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Migrant
  • Hare Krishna Transformed.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2007)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Follow-up study of ISKON: scandal, conflict over acceptance of family life, conflict over role of women, & influx of Indian immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Stigma; Education; Conflict; Migrant; Indian Americans; Accommodation; Family; Feminism; Child abuse; Women; Hare Krishna; Change
  • Religion and the New Immigrants. How Faith Communities Form Our Newest Citizens.
    Foley, Michael W., and Dean R. Hoge (2007)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on participant observation & a survey of ethnic religious organizations; emphasizes the various levesl of civic engagement.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Congregationalism; Activism; United States, District of Columbia, Washington; Social services; Indian Americans; Assimilation; Parish; Sikh, U.S.A.; Network; Social capital; Islam, U.S.A.; Korean Americans; Polity; Hindu, U.S.A.; Salvadoran Americans; Civic skills; Identity; Organization
  • Religion and Maintenance of Ethnicity among Immigrants: A Comparison of Indian Hindus and Korean Protestants.
    Min, Pyong Gap (2006)
    In Karen Leonard (ed.) Immigant Faith: Transforming Religious Life in America. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 99-122.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, U.S.A.; Ethnic; Indian Americans; Korean Americans; Migrant
  • Family Development and Change in the Hare Krishna Movement.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2005)
    In James R. Lewis and Jesper Aagaard Petersen (eds.), Controversial New Religions. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 101-117.

    Traces change from communes to families, countercultural to ethnic Hindu members.

    Associated Search Terms: Commune; Indian Americans; Ethnic; Change; Family; Hare Krishna
  • Musulmans indo-pakistanais et autorité religieuse en diaspora: le cas américain.
    Mohammad-Arif, Aminah (2004)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 125: 147-164.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, U.S.A.; Authority; Indian Americans; Pakistani Americans
  • Multiculturalism, Immigrant Religion, and Diasporic Nationalism: The Development of an American Hinduism.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2004)
    Social Problems 51:3: 362-385.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Pluralism; Migrant; Indian Americans; Hindu, U.S.A.
  • Christian by Birth or Rebirth? Generation and Difference in an Indian American Christian Church.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2004)
    In Tony Carnes and Fengang Yang (eds.) Asian American Religions. The Making and Remaking of Borders and Boundaries. New York: New York University Press, pp. 160-181.

    Studies an Orthodox Indian American parish that experienced generational conflict. Exact location in the U.S. is not disclosed.

    Associated Search Terms: Saint Thomas Christian (India); Participant observation; Parish; Migrant; Indian Americans; Generations; Conflict
  • Paradoxes of Media-reflected Religiosity among Hindu Indians.
    Nimbark, Ashakant (2004)
    In Tony Carnes and Fengang Yang (eds.) Asian American Religions. The Making and Remaking of Borders and Boundaries. New York: New York University Press, pp. 98-111.

    Content analysis of Indian ethnic media in New York City & ethnography at Hindu temples there.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Media; Participant observation; Content analysis; Hindu, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; United States, New York, New York
  • Why can't they just get along? An analysis of schisms in an Indian immigrant church.
    George, Sheba (2003)
    In J. Iwamura and P. Spickard (eds.) Revealing the Sacred in Asian and Pacific America. New York: Taylor & Francis, pp. 209-224.

    Associated Search Terms: Schism; Migrant; Indian Americans
  • We are Better Hindus Here. Religion and Ethnicity among Indian Americans.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2002)
    In Pyong Gap Min and J.H. Kim (eds.) Religion in Asian America: Building Faith Communities. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Migrant; Indian Americans
  • Ilyas et Mawdudi au pays des Yankees: La tablighi Jama'at et la Jama'at-I Islami aux États-Unis.
    Mohammad-Arif, Aminah (2002)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 117: 175-203.

    Of two Indian immigrant Moslem groups in the U.S.A., the Tablighi Jama'at has resisted assimilation more than has the Jama'at-I Islami.

    Associated Search Terms: Tablighi Jama´at; Assimilation; Jamaat-e-Islami; Islam, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Migrant
  • Religion, Ethnicity, and Politics; Hindus and Muslim Indian Immigrants in the United States.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2001)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 24: 263-293.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Islam, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Migrant; Ethnic
  • Immigrants' Religion and Ethnicity: A Comparison of Indian Hindu and Korean Christian Immigrants in the United States.
    Min, Pyong Gap (2000)
    Bulletin of the Royal Institute of itner-Faith Studies 2: 122-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Hindu, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Korean Americans; Migrant
  • Being Swaminarayan: The Ontology and Significance of Belief in the Construction of a Gujarati Diaspora.
    Kim, Hannah Hea-Sun (2000)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University.

    Associated Search Terms: Swaminarayan; Belief; Hindu, U.S.A.; Indian Americans
  • Jyothi Hindu Temple: One Religion, Many Practices.
    Jacob, Simon, and Pallavi Thaku (2000)
    In Helen Rose Ebaugh and Janet Saltzman Chafetz (eds.), Religion and the New Immigrants. Continuities and Adaptations in Immigrant Congregations. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 229-242.

    Account of the growth of a temple established in 1979 for Indian immigrants wanting to follow customs from the south of India. Members tend to be upper middle class.

    Associated Search Terms: Indian Americans; United States, Texas, Houston; Migrant; Hindu, U.S.A.; Parish
  • The Integration of Indian Immigrants to Temples Run by North Americans.
    Zaidman-Dvir, Nurit (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 205-219.

    Based on 1990-94 participant observation in a Philadelphia temple, as well as interviews & examination of movement literature. The temple residents & leaders tend to be Americans while Sunday visitors include many Indian American immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; Indian Americans; Migrant; Participant observation
  • Gendered Ethnicity: Creating a Hindu Indian Identity in the United States.
    Kurien, Prema A. (1999)
    American Behavioral Scientist 42:4: 648-670.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Gender; Hindu, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Ethnic
  • Religion and Social System of the Virasaiva Community.
    Chekki, Dan A. (1998)
    New York: Greenwood Press.

    Focuses on adaptation of Indian immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Adaptation; Migrant; Indian Americans
  • Caroling with the Keralites: The Negotiation of Gendered Space in an Indian Immigrant Church.
    George, Sheba (1998)
    In R. Stephen Warner and Judith G. Wittner (eds.), Gatherings in Diaspora:Religious Communities and the New Immigration. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 265-294.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Indian Americans; Keralite Christian; Migrant
  • Becoming American by Becoming Hindu: Indian Americans Take Their Place at the Multicultural Table.
    Kurien, Prema A. (1998)
    In R. Stephen Warner and J.G. Wittner (eds.) Gatherings in Diaspora: Religious Communities and the New Immigration. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 37-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Indian Americans; Pluralism; Migrant; Hindu, U.S.A.
  • Christian Pluralism in the United States: The Indian Immigrant Experience.
    Williams, Raymond Brady (1996)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indian Americans; Migrant; Pluralism
  • Religions of Immigrants from India and Pakistan: New Threads in the American Tapestry.
    Williams, Raymond Brady (1988)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indian Americans; Pakistani Americans; Sikh, U.S.A.; Migrant; Islam, U.S.A.; Hindu, U.S.A.
  • Transplanting Religious Traditions. Asian Indians in America.
    Fenton, John Y. (1988)
    New York: Praeger.

    Descriptions of Indian Americans' religion in Atlanta, based on interviews, 1979-88 participant observation, & 1984-85 questionnaire data.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Hindu, U.S.A.; Transplantation; Indian Americans; United States, Georgia, Atlanta; Participant observation; Sikh, U.S.A.
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