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The Resource A Place at the Multicultural Table : the Development of an American Hinduism, Prema A. Kurien

A Place at the Multicultural Table : the Development of an American Hinduism, Prema A. Kurien

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A Place at the Multicultural Table : the Development of an American Hinduism
Title
A Place at the Multicultural Table
Title remainder
the Development of an American Hinduism
Statement of responsibility
Prema A. Kurien
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Multiculturalism in the United States is commonly lauded as a positive social ideal celebrating the diversity of our nation. But, in reality, immigrants often feel pressured to create a singular formulation of their identity that does not reflect the diversity of cultures that exist in their homeland. Hindu Americans have faced this challenge over the last fifteen years, as the number of Indians that have immigrated to this country has more than doubled. In A Place at the Multicultural Table, Prema A. Kurien shows how various Hindu American organizationsreligious, cultural, and politicalare
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kurien, Prema A.
Dewey number
294.50973
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BL1168.U532K87 2007
  • BL1168.U532
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hinduism
  • Hindus
  • RELIGION
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Hinduism
  • Hindus
  • United States
  • Hinduismus
  • USA
Label
A Place at the Multicultural Table : the Development of an American Hinduism, Prema A. Kurien
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The transformation of Hinduism in the United States -- Hinduism in India -- Transplanting Hinduism in the United States -- We are better Hindus here : Local associations -- The abode of God: temples -- Forging an official Hinduism in India: Hindu umbrella organizations -- Forging an official Hinduism in the United States: Hindu American umbrella organizations -- Re-visioning Indian history: Internet Hinduism -- Challenging American pluralism: Hindu Americans in the public sphere -- Being young, brown, and Hindu: student organizations -- The development of an American Hinduism
Control code
476118265
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281092632
Lccn
2006027316
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jv3bw
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476118265
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A Place at the Multicultural Table : the Development of an American Hinduism, Prema A. Kurien
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The transformation of Hinduism in the United States -- Hinduism in India -- Transplanting Hinduism in the United States -- We are better Hindus here : Local associations -- The abode of God: temples -- Forging an official Hinduism in India: Hindu umbrella organizations -- Forging an official Hinduism in the United States: Hindu American umbrella organizations -- Re-visioning Indian history: Internet Hinduism -- Challenging American pluralism: Hindu Americans in the public sphere -- Being young, brown, and Hindu: student organizations -- The development of an American Hinduism
Control code
476118265
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281092632
Lccn
2006027316
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jv3bw
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476118265
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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