Christian Pluralism in the United States
The Indian Immigrant Experience
By (author) Mr. Raymond Brady Williams
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Christian Pluralism in the United States by Mr. Raymond Brady Williams
Book DescriptionRecent immigrant Christians from India are changing the face of American Christianity. They are establishing churches with Orthodox, Protestant and Catholic rites. This book is a comprehensive study of these Christians, their churches and their adaptation. Professor Williams describes migration patterns since 1965, and how the role of Indian Christian nurses in creating immigration opportunities for their families affects gender relations, transition of generations, interpretations of migration, Indian Christian family values, and types of leadership. Contemporary mobility and rapid communication create new transnational religious groups, and Williams reveals some of the reverse effects on churches and institutions in India. He notes some successes and failures of mediating institutions in the United States in responding to new forms of Christianity brought by immigrants.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521088046
(228mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 11-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Mr. Raymond Brady Williams
Public Hinduisms, Hardback (August 2012)
Structured in thematic sections addressing different aspects of the processes that form modern Hinduism, this book encompasses thematic discussions on topics such as ecumenical initiatives, the contemporary interpretation of particular sampradaya and guru traditions, modes of community mobilisation and the mediation strategies of different groups.
Introduction to Swaminarayan Hinduism, Hardback (January 2001)
This book places Swaminarayan Hinduism in the context of transnational Hinduism and analyses its current status.
Christian Pluralism in the United States, Hardback (November 1996)» View all books by Mr. Raymond Brady Williams
A comprehensive study of the impact of recent immigrant Christians from India on American Christianity.
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