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  • Redefining the Boundaries of Belonging: The Institutional Character of Transnational Religious Life.
    Levitt, Peggy (2004)
    Sociology of Religion 65:1: 1-18.

    Describes 3 transnational Massachusetts communities. The Catholic Irish immigrant & Evangelical Brazilian networks helped integrate immigrants into the host society & maintain homeland ties while the Hindu movements helped prevent assimilation.

    Associated Search Terms: Swaminarayan Satsang Organization, U.S.A.; Assimilation
  • 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    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University.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: Belief; Swaminarayan; Indian Americans; Hindu, U.S.A.
  • 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: Hindu, Great Britain; Great Britain; Swaminarayan; Migrant; Indian British
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