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  • Transnational Monasteries: The Economic Performance of Cloistered Women.
    Langewiesche, Katrin (2015)
    Social Compass 62:2:132-146.

    Study of a female Benedictine monastery near Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, which is financially independent with a yoghurt & food additive business.

    Associated Search Terms: Monasticism; Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou; Orders/congregations; Economic; Transnational; Nun; Benedictine
  • My Soul Is in Haiti. Protestantism in the Haitian Diaspora of the Bahamas.
    Louis, Bertin M., Jr. (2015)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on 2002-05 field work. The particularly ascetic Protestants of the Haitian diaspora identify themselves as Kretyen (Christian) rather than Pwotestan (Protestant). They maintain their boundaries against Bahamians, "uncoverted" (Catholic-Vodou), & Pwotestan Haitian Bahamians.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Protestant, Bahamas; Participant observation; Nationalism; Minority; Haitian Bahamians; Diaspora; Stratification; Bahamas; Music; Boundary maintenance; Transnational; Migrant
  • Religion and Immigration. Migrant Faiths in North America and Western Europe.
    Kivisto, Peter (2014)
    Indianapolis, Indiana: Polity.

    Associated Search Terms: Migration; Identity; Migrant; State; Transnational
  • The impact of international migration on home churches: The Mar Thoma Syrian Christian Chuch in India.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:1: 109-129.

    Based on field work & interviews in India & U.S.A. The church leadership resists changes, such as charismatic practices, in Kerala but has difficulty controlling parishes outside Kerala.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Migration; Migrant; Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; India, Kerala; Mar Thoma, India
  • Lone Star Muslims. Transnational Lives and the South Asian Experience in Texas.
    Afzal, Ahmed (2014)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on field work in a Houston suburb; retailers adde3d Muslim religious goods to their inventories. Ismaili Islam facilitated a work ethic. One chapter deals with the use of Islam & South Asian culture as a resource for gay men.

    Associated Search Terms: Mobility (vertical); Assimilation; Economic; Migrant; Homosexuality; Pakistani Americans; Participant observation; Transnational; United States, Texas, Houston; Urban; Ismaili, U.S.A.; Islam, U.S.A.; Media
  • Mermaids and spirit spouses: Rituals as technologies of gender in transnational African Pentecostal spaces.
    Rey, Jeanne (2013)
    Religion and Gender 3:1: 60-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Transnational; Pentecostal; Gender
  • Perspectives by incongruity. "Religion and "Transnationalism.
    Palmié, Stephan (2013)
    Nova religio 16:4:93-107.

    Critique of the concepts "transnationalism," "globalization," and "religion."

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Definition of religion; Globalization
  • Transforming polygyny: Migration, transnationalism and multiple marriages among Muslim minorities.
    Charsley, Katharine, and Anika Liversage (2013)
    Global Networks 13: 60-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Polygyny; Migration; Islam; Family
  • Chicano Spirituality in the Construction of an Imagined Nation: Aztlán.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Christina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2013)
    Social Compass 60:2: 218-235.

    Examines the cult that constitutes the transnational Mexicanist spirituality that is centered around the myth of Aztlán. Focuses on Chicano Park in San Diego, California.

    Associated Search Terms: Aztlán; United States, California, San Diego; Transnational; Symbol; Mexican Americans; Culture; Ritual
  • Portable Portals. Transnational Rituals for the Head Across Globalizing Orisha Traditions.
    Pérez, Elizabeth (2013)
    Nova religio 16:4: 35-62.

    Based on field work in Chicago. Demonstrates that the physical portability of cult objects, especially parts of the human body, lend traditions a capacity for diffusion, transnationality.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist, U.S.A.; Transnational; Santeria, U.S.A.; Ritual; Candomble; Diffusion; Participant observation
  • Políticas de “Reconquista spiritual” e imaginarios transnacionales.
    Mary, André (2012)
    In K. Argyriadis, S. Capone, R. De la Torre, and A. Mary (eds.) En sentido contrario. Transnacionalizaci?n de religions africanas y latinoamericanas. México: CIESAS/Academia L’Hrmattan, pp. 131-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Globalization
  • Aportes teórico-metodológicos para o estudo de redes transnacionais de líderes pentecostas e carismáticos.
    Alves, Daniel (2012)
    Horizontes Antropológicos 18/37: 45-71.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Network; Pentecostal
  • Hors du cloître et dans le monde. Des Soeurs catholiques comme actrices transnationales.
    Langewiesche, Katrin (2012)
    Social Sciences and Missions 25:3: 195-224.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions; Orders/congregations; Sisters; Transnational; Catholic
  • The Qrama: Italian Jewish community of Tunisia. An example of transnationalism dimension.
    El-Houssi, Leila (2012)
    Studi Emigrazione 185:361-369.

    Associated Search Terms: Italian Tunisians; Jewish, Tunisia; Migrant; Transnational
  • Uma religião em trânsito: o papel das lideranças brasileiras no novo espiritismo transnacional.
    Lewgoy, Bernardo (2011)
    Ciencias sociales y religion/Ciências sociais e religião 13:14: 93-117.

    Associated Search Terms: Leadership; Transnational; Spiritualist
  • The Role of Short-term Mission Teams in the New Centers of Global Christianity.
    Offutt, Stephen W. (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:4: 796-811.

    Ethnography & interviews show hosts of mission teams in El Salvador & South Africa constructing interpretations of the missions & expanding their own distant religious activity.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Missions; Participant observation; South Africa; El Salvador
  • The Visa God: Would-be Migrants and the Instrumentalization of Religion.
    Obadare, Ebenezer, and Wale Adebanwi (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 31-48.

    Would-be migrants internationalize their religion before emigrating. Based on 2004-08 field work among Nigerian migrants before & after migration.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Nigeria; Migration; Migrant
  • Activist Religion, Empire, and the Emergence of Modern Long-distance Advocacy Networks.
    Stamatov, Peter (2010)
    American Sociological Review 75:4: 607-628.

    Associated Search Terms: Activism; Transnational; Historical
  • Introduction: Africa, the new African Diaspora, and Religious Transnationalism in a Global World.
    Spickard, James V., and Afe Adogame (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 1-28.

    Introduction to a collection of articles; develops a typology of transnational religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Africa; Transnational; Africa; African diaspora; Diaspora
  • The Bonnke Effect: Encounters with Transnational Evangelism in Southeastern Nigeria.
    Anugwom, Edlyne E. (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 211-226.

    Based on interviews with 60 attenders at a Reinhard Bonnke crusade in Nsukka, Nigeria.

    Associated Search Terms: Nigeria; Revivalism; Revival; Transnational; Pentecostal, Nigeria
  • The Pan-African Church: National, Self, and Spirit in Winners' Chapel, Nigeria.
    Krinsky, Samuel (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 229-251.

    Includes an account of 2006 Shiloh, a revival in Ota, Nigeria.

    Associated Search Terms: Revivalism; Revival; Pentecostal, Nigeria; Nigeria; Transnational
  • A Nigerian Mother in Israel at Coney Island: Authority, Gender, and Translation in a Transnational Yoruba Religion.
    Sanford, Mei-Mei (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 49-61.

    Based on personal relationship between the author and a healer (Mother in Israel).

    Associated Search Terms: Healer; Transnational; Eternal Sacred Order of Cherubim and Seraphim
  • Pentecostals Moving South-South: Brazilian and Ghanaian Transnationalism in Southern Africa.
    Van de Kamp, Linda, and Rijk van Dijk (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 123-142.

    Pentecostalism is transnational, but localized rather than uniform. Notes changes when Ghanaian pentecostalism was brouht to Botswana & Brazilian was brough to Mozambique.

    Associated Search Terms: Ghanaian Botswanians; Pentecostal, Mozambique; Mozambique; Botswana; Transnational; Pentecostal, Botswana
  • Ethnic and Transnational Dimensions of Recent Protestant Conversion among the Hmong in Northern Vietnam.
    Ngô, Thi Thanh Tâm (2010)
    Social Compass 57:3: 332-344.

    Based on 2004-08 field work.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Vietnam; Participant observation; Missions; Conversion; Evangelical, Vietnam; Hmong
  • Mobility and Belonging among Transnational Congolese Pentecostal Congregations: Modernity and the Emergence of Socioeconomic Differences.
    Mossière, Géraldine (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 63-86.

    Transnationalism in a dialectic of proselytism & local adaptation.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Communauté Évangélique de Pentecôte; Transnational; Pentecostal, Canada; Participant observation; Canada, Quebec, Montreal; Congolese Canadians
  • On the Inscrutability of the Ways of God: The Transnationalization of Pentecostalism on the West African Coast.
    Noret, Joël (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 107-122.

    Institutionalized churches organize around offices, personalized ones around personal charisma. Transnational relationships among churches follow suit.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Foursquare Gospel, Nigeria; Nigeria; Institutionalization; Benin; Assemblies of God, Benin; Transnational; Ministère d'Evangéliisation et du Perfectionnement
  • The many who dance in me: Afro-Alantic ontology and the problem wtih "transnationalism."
    Matory, J. Lorand (2009)
    In Thomas J. Csordas (ed.) Transnational Transcendence: Essays on Religion and Globalization. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 231-262.

    Associated Search Terms: Africanist; Transnational
  • A Expansão Internacional do Catolicismo Carismático Brasileiro.
    Gabriel, Eduardo (2009)
    Análise Social 190: 189-207.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic; Transnational; Diffusion
  • A globalização do espiritismo: fluxos do movimento religioso de João de Deus entre a Austrália e o Brasil.
    Rocha, Cristina (2009)
    Revista de antropologia da USP 52:2: 571-603.

    Associated Search Terms: Australia; Spiritualist, Australia; Transnational; Medium
  • Migration and the Globalization of Religion.
    Plüss, Caroline (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 491-506.

    Gives examples, largely from Asia.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Transnational; Globalization; Syncretism; Migration; Assimilation; Adaptation; Change
  • Unidos en la fe. Transnational civic social engagement between two Cuban Catholic parishes.
    Hansing, Katrin (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. 119-131.

    Describes a fund-raising ministry in a Miami Cuban American parish that helps support a diocese in Cuba.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Social capital; Parish; Migrant; United States, Florida, Miami; Catholic, U.S.A.; Cuban Americans
  • Refugee Catholicism in Little Haiti. Miami's Notre Dame d'Haiti Catholic Church.
    Rey, Terry, 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. 72-91.

    Historical case study of a parish established for Haitians in Miami under the charisma of a priest; social services continued in routinized form under his successor. The Haitian immigrants came to Miami prepared by liberation theology for the founding pastor's charisma.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Florida, Miami; Haitian Americans; Transnational; Social capital; Routinization; Migrant; Liberation theology; Civic engagement; Charisma; Catholic, U.S.A.; Historical; Activism
  • Catholic, Vodou, and Protestant. Being Haitian, becoming American--Religious Pluralism, Immigrant Incorporation, and Transnationalism.
    McAlister, Elizabeth, and Karen Richman (2009)
    In Richard Alba, Albert J. Raboteau, and Josh DeWind (eds.) Immigration and Religion in America. Comparative and Historical Perspectives. New York: New York University Press, pp. 319-352.

    Notes Catholic Church-based ministry to Haitian immigrants in New York, & transnational Voudou between Ti Rivyè & Palm Beach. Pentecostal conversion is often a breaking with the latter.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haitian Americans; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conversion; United States, New York, New York; Migrant; Pentecostal, Haiti; Transnational; Voodoo, U.S.A.; Haiti, Ti Rivyè; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United States, Florida, Palm Beach
  • Transnational Religious Connections.
    Wuthnow, Robert, and Stephen Offutt (2008)
    Sociology of Religion 69:2: 209-232.

    Review of the literature.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Migration; Globalization
  • El transnacionalismo y la movilición colectiva de la comunidad maya en Júpiter, Florida.
    Steigenga, Timothy J., S. Irene Palma, and Carol L. Girón (2008)
    Migraciones internacionales 4:4: 37-71.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Social movement; Transnational; Mayan; United States, Florida, Jupiter
  • Redefining the Boundaries of Belonging: The Transnationalization of Religious Life.
    Levitt, Peggy (2007)
    In Nancy T. Ammerman (ed.) Everyday Religion. Observing Modern Religious Lives. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 103-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational
  • Measuring Religion in Global Society.
    Bush, Evelyn L. (2007)
    Social Forces 85:4: 1645-1665.

    Data sources for global research underestimate the presence of religion & underselect non-elite organizations.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Measurement; Global; Transnational
  • Communities of the Converted: Ukrainians and Global Evangelism.
    Wanner, Catherine (2007)
    Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Ukraine; Evangelical, Ukraine
  • Pilgrimage, commodities, and religious objectification: The making of transnational Shiism between Iran and Syria.
    Pinto, Paulo G. (2007)
    Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 27:1: 109-125.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Transnational; Pilgrimage; Shi'ite
  • Europeanizing the Governance of Religious Diversity: Islam and the Transnationalization of Law, Politics, and Identity.
    Koenig, Matthias (2007)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 33:6: 911-932.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Law; Politics; Pluralism; Transnational; Islam; State
  • 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
  • Immigration.
    Levitt, Peggy (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 391-410.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Migrant; Migration
  • The Spirit Said Go: Pentecostal Immigrants in Canada.
    Wilkinson, Michael (2006)
    New York: Peter Lang.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Canada; Canada; Migrant; Transnational
  • Transnational Politics and Settlement Practices in Rome.
    Solari, Cinzia (2006)
    American Behavioral Scientist 49:11: 1528-1553.

    Associated Search Terms: Ukrainian Catholic, Italy; Politics; Migrant; Comparative; Transnational; Russian Orthodox, Italy; Italy, Rome
  • Black Atlantic Religion: Tradition, Transnationalism, and Matriarchy in the Afro-Brazilian Candomblé.
    Matory, J. Lorand (2005)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Candomble; African Brazilians; Brazil; Matriarchy
  • À propos des notions de globalization et de transnationalisation.
    Capone, Stefania (2004)
    Civilisations 51: 9-22.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Globalization
  • Beyond migration: Islam as a transnational public space.
    Bowen, John R. (2004)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 30:5: 879-894.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Islam
  • Cambodian Refugees in Ontario: Religious Identities, Social Cohesion and Transnational Linkages.
    McLellan, Janet (2004)
    Canadian Ethnic Studies 36: 101-118.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Ontario; Cambodian Canadians; Identity; Transnational
  • Religion and Nation: Iranian Local and Transnational Networks in Britain.
    Spellman, Kathryn (2004)
    Oxford: Berghahn Publishers.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Iranian British; Network; Transnational
  • La transnationalisation du pentecôtisme brésilien: le cas de l'Eglise Universelle du Royaume de Dieu.
    Oro, Ari Pedro (2004)
    Civilisations 51:1/2: 155-170.

    Associated Search Terms: Igreja Universal do Reino de Deus; Brazil; Transnational; Pentecostal, Brazil
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