Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship
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Religious Reconstruction in the South Asian Diasporas

From One Generation to Another

Editors: Hinnells, J. (Ed.)

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This collection shows how South Asian religions are reconstructed in the West by migrants and subsequent generations. Focusing on Britain, USA, Canada and Australia, chapters address the religions, social and political issues facing South Asian diasporas and explores how they have been effected by 9/11, Britain's 7/7 and bombings in Bali and Mumbai.

About the authors

ROGER BALLARD Director of the Centre for Applied South Asian Studies, University of Manchester, UK ROHIT BAROT Visiting Fellow, Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, University of Bristol, UK GARY D BOUMA UNESCO Chair in Intercultural and Interreligious Relations - Asia Specific, Monash University, Australia ELEANOR NESBITT Reader in Religions and Education, University of Warwick, UK HAROLD COWARD Founding Director of the Centre for Studies in Religion and Society, The University of Victoria, Canada ROBERT JACKSON Professor of Education and Director of the Warwick Religions and Education Research Unit, University of Warwick, UK PURUSHOTTAMA BILIMORIA Professor of Philosophy, Deakin University, Australia, and Senior Fellow, Department of Philosophy, The University of Melbourne, Australia PETER LEWIS advises the Bishop of Bradford, UK on Christian-Muslim relations RAYMOND BRADY WILLIAMS LaFollette Distinguished Professor in the Humanities emeritus and Director emeritus, Wabash Center for Teaching and Learning in Theology and Religion, Wabash College, USA RON GEAVES Professor of Religious Studies, University of Chester, UK SHIRLEY FIRTH has taught religion at various universities in the UK WERNER MENSKI Professor of South Asian Laws, University of London, UK

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'All the articles present interesting, informative and diverse topics on the South Asian religious and social experience in the diasporas, brought together in a coherent volume by the editor.' - Fezana Journal


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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Religious Reconstruction in the South Asian Diasporas
Book Subtitle
From One Generation to Another
Editors
  • J. Hinnells
Series Title
Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship
Copyright
2007
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-333-77401-4
Series ISSN
2662-2602
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 335
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