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  • 'True Buddhism is not Chinese': Taiwanese Immigrants Defining Buddhist Identity in the United States.
    Chen, Carolyn (2008)
    In Paul David Numrich (ed.) North American Buddhists in Social Context. Leiden: Brill, pp. 145-161.

    Taiwanese Americans' Buddhism is decidedly not ethnic but 'modern.' Based on 1999-2000 ethnography in Southern California.

    Associated Search Terms: Taiwanese Americans; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Migrant; Participant observation
  • Getting Saved in America: Taiwanese Immigration and Religious Experience.
    Chen, Carolyn (2008)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Based on 1999-2000 field work in Southern California.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Taiwanese Americans
  • From Filial Piety to Religious Piety: Evangelical Christianity Reconstructing Taiwanese Immigrant Families in the United States
    Chen, Carolyn (2006)
    International Migration Review 40:3: 573-602.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Change; Migrant; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Taiwanese Americans
  • A Self of One's Own: Taiwanese Immigrant Women and Religious Conversion.
    Chen, Carolyn (2005)
    Gender and Society 19:3: 336-357.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Taiwanese Americans; Migrant; Conversion
  • The Religious Varieties of Ethnic Presence: A Comparison Between a Taiwanese Immigrant Buddhist Temple and an Evangelical Christian Church.
    Chen, Carolyn (2002)
    Sociology of Religion 63:2: 215-238.

    An "other-worldly" Buddhist Taiwanese American temple was more engaged in the host society than was an "inner-worldly" Christian Evangelical counterpart since the Buddhists felt more "foreign" & in need of proving themselves with charities.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, U.S.A.; Otherworldliness; Charities; Participant observation; Comparative; Inner-worldly; Taiwanese Americans
  • Mobilizing to Grow: The Persistence and Transformation of the Evangelical Formosan Church of Los Angeles.
    Chao, Hsing-Kuang (1995)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Purdue University (DAI 58:10 A, p. 4080]

    Associated Search Terms: Resource mobilization; Taiwanese Americans; United States, California, Los Angeles; Evangelical Formosan Church of Los Angeles; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Case study
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