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  • 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
  • The Spirit Moves West. Korean Missionaries in America.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2015)
    New York: Oxford University Press

    Case study of a non-denominational Evangelical Korean mission society in the U.S.A. Responding to Korea's relationship to its "big brother," U.S.A., the missionaries sought to "make history" by saving the U.S. from secularization. After the founder's death, the missionary society began to Americanize.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; University Bible Fellowship; Sect; Conservative, U.S.A.; Missionary; Typology; Korean Americans; Generations; Korea (South); Participant observation; Authoritarianism; Conservative, Korea (South); Evangelical, U.S.A.; Patriarchy; Race; Evangelical, Korea (South)
  • Migration and conversion of Korean American Christians.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2014)
    In Lewis A. Rambo and Charles E. Farhadian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Religious Conversion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 190-208.

    Selective migration made Korean migrants to the U.S.A. disproportionately Christian. Conversion to conservative churches helped migrants cope with their experience, increasing the Christian presence. 2nd generation Korean Americans have their own congregations. There are Korean Christian missionaries to the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Korean Americans; Migrant; Missionary
  • Korean missionaries: Preaching the gospel to "all nations," including the United States.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2013)
    In Afe Adogame and Shobana Shankar (eds.) Religion on the Move! New Dynamics of Religious Expansion in a Globalizing World. Leiden: Brill, pp. 179-202.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Missionary
  • Korean American churches and the negotiation of space in Flushing, Queens.
    Pae, Keun-Joo Christine (2013)
    In Richard Cimino, Nadia A. Mian, and Weishan Huang (eds.) Ecologies of Faith in New York City. The Evolution of Religious Institutions. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 81-101.

    Based on 2006-07 field work in 2 flushing congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Urban; United States, New York, New York; Parish; Congregation; Succession (urban ecology)
  • Revival and renewal: Korean American Protestants beyond immigrant enclaves.
    Kim, Rebecca Y., and Sharon Kim (2012)
    Studies in World Christianity 18:3: 291-312.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans
  • Racial insularity and ethnic faith: The emerging Korean American religious elite.
    Park, Jerry Z. (2012)
    In Carolyn Chen and Russell Jeung (eds.) Sustaining Faith Traditions: Race, ethnicity, and Religion among the Latino and Asian American Second Generation. New Brusnwick, New Jersey: Rutgers Universty Press, pp. 135-155.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Korean Americans; Leadership
  • Second-generation Korean American Christians' communities: Congregational hybridity.
    Kim, Sharon, and Rebecca Y. Kim (2012)
    In Carolyn Chen and Russell Jeung (eds.) Sustaining Faith Traditions:Race, Ethnicity, and Religion among the Latino and Asian American Second Generation. New York: New York University Press, pp. 176-193.

    Associated Search Terms: Congregation; Generations; Korean Americans; Parish
  • Generational Transition within Korean American Churches.
    Kim, Sharon (2010)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Korean Americans; Migrant
  • A Faith of Our Own: Second Generation Spirituality in Korean American Churches.
    Kim, Sharon (2010)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Based on participant observation & interviews in Los Angeles.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; United States, California, Los Angeles; Participant observation; Korean Americans
  • 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
  • Shifting Boundaries within Second-generation Korean American Churches.
    Kim, Sharon (2010)
    Sociology of Religion 71:1: 98-122.

    Participant observation & interview data from 22 Korean American churches in the Los Angeles area reveal tension over Korean vs. broader identities for the congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Identity; Participant observation; Korean Americans; Generations; Ethnic; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • A comparison of Korean Protestant, Catholic, and Buddhist religious institutions.
    Min, Pyong Gap (2009)
    Studies of Koreans Abroad 20: 182-232.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Migrant; Korean Americans; Buddhist, U.S.A.
  • Replanting Sacred Spaces: The Emergence of Second-generation Korean American Churches.
    Kim, Sharon (2008)
    In David K. Yoo and Ruth H. Chung (eds.) Religion and Spirituality in Korean America. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, pp. 151-170.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Generations; Migration
  • A Religious Minority within an Ethnic Minority: Korean American Buddhists.
    Kim, Karen Chai (2008)
    In Paul David Numrich (ed.) North American Buddhists in Social Context. Leiden: Brill, pp. 163-184.

    Case study based largely on observations at a Boston temple organized under the auspces of the Chogye order. A double minority consciousness was pervasive.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Korean Americans; Buddhist, Mahayana, U.S.A.; Cho-gye; Minority
  • Severe Underrepresentation of Women in Church Leadership in the Korean Immigrant Community in the United States.
    Min, Pyong Gap (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:2: 225-241.

    Korean immigrant churches in the greater New York area have few women leaders, more because of a Confucian-based patriarchy & migrant males' status needs than because of conservative theology.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Korea (South); Patriarchy; Sexism; United States, New York, New York; Women; Clergy; Korea (South); Korean Americans; Migrant
  • 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
  • God's New Whiz Kids? Korean American Evangelicals on Campus.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2006)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on fieldwork on a California university campus.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Participant observation; Korean Americans; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Korean American Evangelicals: New Models for Civic Life.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard (2006)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on interviews in two congregations, one Korean American and one multi-ethnic.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Parish; Korean Americans; Participant observation; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Identity
  • Models of Civic Responsibility: Korean Americans in Congregations with Different Ethnic Compositions.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard (2005)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 44:1: 15-28.

    2002-03 field work: 2nd generation Evangelical Korean Americans, unlike 1st generation, do not link Christianity with prosperity. Those in a Korean church deemed other poor groups not to be hard working; those in a multi-ethnic one valued diversity.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Generations; Participant observation; Parish
  • Intergenerational Transmission of Religion and Culture: Korean Protestants in the U.S.
    Min, Pyong Gap, and Dae Young Kim (2005)
    Sociology of Religion 66:3: 263-282.

    Analyzes telephone interview data from Korean American Protestants, 1998, & telephone interview data from pastors of their congregations, 2003, both in the New York City area. The religion, but not ethnic culture, was transmitted to the 2nd generation.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; United States, New York, New York; Clergy; Generations
  • The 'Good' American: Religion and Civic Life for Korean Americans.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard (2004)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Cornell University.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Generations; Ethnic
  • The Religious Demography of Asian American Boundary Crossing.
    Lien, Pei-te, and Tony Carnes (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. 38-51.

    Uses 2001-02 Pilot National Asian American Political Survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Vietnamese Americans; Korean Americans; Filipino Americans; Demography; Asian Americans; Japanese Americans
  • An Exception to the Exception: Second-Generation Korean American Church Participation.
    Kim, Henry H., and Ralph E. Pyle (2004)
    Social Compass 51:3: 321-333.

    2nd generation Korean Americans are relatively religiously inactive & leave their parents' immigrant churches. Reports participant observation data in a 2nd generation Korean American congregation. Close family ties & ethnic identity evident.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor; Participant observation; Generations; Korean Americans
  • Second-generation Korean American Evangelicals: Ethnic, Multiethnic, or White Campus Ministries?
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2004)
    Sociology of Religion 65:1: 19-34.

    Investigates why 2nd generation Korean American Evangelical university students select ethnic ministries for their religious needs. The emergent theme is the intergenerational issues that the 2nd generation experiences.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Students, undergraduate; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Participant observation
  • The Role of Religious Congregations in Formation of the Korean Community in the Washington, D.C. Area.
    Kwon, Okyun (2004)
    In Ilpong Kim (ed.) Korean Americans: Past, Present, and Future. Elizabeth, New Jersey: Hollym International, pp. 239-271.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, District of Columbia, Washington; Korean Americans
  • "We're not a Korean American Church any more":Dilemmas in Constructing a Multi-racial Church Identity.
    Dhingra, Pawan (2004)
    Social Compass 51:3: 367-379.

    English-language ministries to 2nd generation Korean Americans become multi-ethnic & multi-racial; dilemmas of multiple constituencies. Participant observation & interviews in 3 Dallas 2nd generation Korean American Protestant congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Texas, Dallas; Generations; Identity; Korean Americans; Ethnic; Parish; Participant observation
  • 'Korean American Evangelical.' A Resolution of Sociological Ambivalence among Korean American College Students.
    Park, Soyoung (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. 182-204.

    Studies a Korean Christian fellowship student organization at a private New York City university.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Generations; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Ambivalence; Identity; Students, undergraduate
  • Being Buddhist in a Christian World: Gender and Community in a Korean American Temple.
    Suh, Sharon A. (2004)
    Seattle: University of Washington Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, U.S.A.; United States, California, Los Angeles; Participant observation; Korean Americans
  • Buddhist and Protestant Korean Immigrants. Religious Beliefs and Socioeconomic Aspects of Life.
    Kwon, Okyun (2003)
    New York: LFB Scholarly Publishing.

    Based on interview, questionnaire, & participant observation data from New York; surveys were sent to a U.S. sample of Korean Buddhist temples. Religious congregations promoted social capital for adjustment, but participation itself hindered assimilation.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Assimilation; Buddhist, Korea; United States, New York, Salisberry Mills; Participant observation
  • Asian American Evangelical Churches: Race, Ethnicity, and Assimilation in the Second Generation.
    Alumkal, Antony William (2003)
    New York: LFB Scholarly Publishing

    Case studies of two congregations--one Korean American & one Chinese American.

    Associated Search Terms: Chinese Americans; Ethnic; Economic; Gender; Family; Korean Americans; Assimilation; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Race; Generations; Migrant; Participant observation; United States, New York, New York
  • Buddhist and Protestant Korean Immigrants. Religious Beliefs and Socioeconomic Aspects of Life.
    Kwon, Okyun (2003)
    New York: LFB Scholarly Publishing.

    Based on interview, questionnaire, & participant observation data from New York; questionnaires were sent to a national U.S. sample of Korean Buddhist temples.

    Associated Search Terms: Other-worldly asceticism; United States, New York, New York; Protestant, U.S.A.; Assimilation; Comparative; Inner-worldly asceticism; Christian, Korea; Korea; Migrant; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Generations; Korean Americans; Economic; Cho-gye
  • The Korean Immigrant Church as Case and Model.
    Warner, R. Stephen (2001)
    In Kwang Chung Kim, R. Stephen Warner, and Ho-Youn Kwon (eds.) Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 25-52.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Migrant
  • Ethnic Identity Formation and Participation in Immigrant Churches: Second-generation Korean American Experiences.
    Cha, Peter T. (2001)
    In Ho-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.) Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 141-156.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Ethnic; Identity; Korean Americans; Migrant
  • Beyond 'Strictness' to Distinctiveness: Generational Transition in Korean Protestant Churches.
    Chai, Karen J. (2001)
    In Hu-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.), Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 157-180.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Generations; Korean Americans
  • The Ethnic Roles of Korean Immigrant Churches in the United States.
    Kim, Kwang Chung, and Shin Kim (2001)
    In Ho-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.), Korean Americans and their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 71-94.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Presbyterian, U.S.A.
  • Intra-ethnic Religious Diversity: Korean Buddhists and Protestants in Greater Boston.
    Chai, Karen J. (2001)
    In Ho-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.) Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 273-294.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, U.S.A.; United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Korean Americans
  • Being Korean, Being Christian: Particularism and Universalism in a Second-Generation Congregation.
    Alumkal, Antony William (2001)
    In Ho-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.) Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 181-192,

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Generations; Gender; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Korean Americans; Patriarchy
  • The Intersection of Religion, Race, Gender and Ethnicity in the Identity Formation of Korean American Evangelical Women.
    Park, Soyoung (2001)
    In Ho-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.) Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 193-208.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Korean Americans; Identity; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Won Buddhism in the United States.
    Kim, Bok In (2001)
    In Ho-Youn Kwon, Kwang Chung Kim, and R. Stephen Warner (eds.) Korean Americans and Their Religions: Pilgrims and Missionaries from a Different Shore. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 259-271.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, U.S.A.; Buddhist, Won; Korean Americans
  • Creating Campus Communities: Korean-American Ministries at UCLA.
    Kim, Sharon (2000)
    In Richard Flory and Donald Miller (eds.) GenX Religion. New York: Routledge, pp. 92-112.

    Associated Search Terms: Campus ministry; Education; Korean Americans
  • Ethnicity, Assimilation, and Racial Formation in Asian American Evangelical Churches. A Case Study of a Chinese American and a Korean American Congregation.
    Alumkal, Antony William (2000)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Princeton University.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Chinese Americans; Assimilation; Ethnic; Korean Americans
  • 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
  • Houston Korean Ethnic Church: An Ethnic Enclave.
    Kwon, Victoria (2000)
    In Helen Rose Ebaugh and Janet Saltzman Chafetz (eds.) Religion and the New Immigrants. Continuities and Adaptations in Immigrant Congregations. Walnut Creek, California: Alta Mira, pp. 109-123.

    Account of an ethnic Korean church in Houston that provides an enclave in the absence of a Korean residential enclave.

    Associated Search Terms: Korean Americans; Migrant; Parish; United States, Texas, Houston; Urban
  • Religious Beliefs and Socioeconomic Aspects of Life of Buddhist and Protestant Korean Immigrants.
    Kwon, Okyun (2000)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, City University of New York.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Protestant, U.S.A.; Economic; Migrant; Korean Americans; Buddhist, U.S.A.
  • Protestant-Catholic-Buddhist: Korean Americans and Religious Adaptation in Greater Boston.
    Chai, Karen J. (2000)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Harvard University.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Protestant, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Korean Americans; Buddhist, U.S.A.; United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Adaptation
  • Preserving Patriarchy: Assimilation, Gender Norms, and Second-Generation Korean American Evangelicals.
    Alumkal, Antony William (1999)
    Qualitative Sociology 22:2: 127-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, U.S.A.; Assimilation; Generations; Korean Americans; Patriarchy; Gender
  • What it Means to be Christian: The Role of Religion in the Construction of Ethnic Identity and Boundary among Second-Generation Korean Americans.
    Chong, Kelly H. (1998)
    Sociology of Religion 59:3: 259-286.

    Based on 1995 participant observation in 2 Korean ethnic churches in Chicago. Finds desire to perpetuate Korean culture, not needs for ethnic fellowship.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Identity; Ethnic; Generations; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Korean Americans
  • Competing for the Second Generation: English-language Ministry at a Korean Presbyterian Church.
    Chai, Karen J. (1998)
    In R. Stephen Warner and Judith Wittner (eds.), Gatherings in Diaspora: Religious Communities and the New Immigration. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 295-331.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, U.S.A.; United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Korean Americans; Generations
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