Interconnections of Asian diaspora : mapping the linkages and discontinuities /

"Asians make up the largest and most dispersed peoples of the world, and Christians make up a sizable proportion of this demographic. Asian Christians are more likely to emigrate, and many have continued to embrace Christian faith at their diasporic places of settlement. They are quick to estab...

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Other Authors / Creators:George, Sam (Christian writer), editor.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, [2022]
Series:Asian diaspora Christianity series ; 2.
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Online Access:Click here for full text at Project MUSE
Table of Contents:
  • Series Introduction: Asian Diaspora Christianity / Sam George
  • Introduction / Sam George
  • 1. Global Buddhist diaspora / Alex G. Smith
  • 2. Hinduism in diaspora / John Arun Kumar
  • 3. Transnational family dynamics of overseas Filipino workers / Gerardo B. Lisbe Jr.
  • 4. Kerala nurses in Britain : race, gender, and transnational migration / Christy John Jacob
  • 5. Spiritual longing and religious--cultural negotiation in the Indian diaspora : reflections from Indian writing in English / Robbi B H Goh
  • 6. Migration, remittances, and the Asian diaspora / Cherian Samuel
  • 7. From bridging God and human to bridging the digital divide / Bill Tsang
  • 8. Transnational churches : Indian denominations in the Persian Gulf / Sam George
  • 9. Adventures of the Lebanese diaspora : mental well-being in foreign lands / Naji Abi-Hashem
  • 10. Navigating hyphenated identities : missional communities of global Indians / Prasad D R J Phillips
  • 11. Diasporic hybridity and its potential for mission : Koreans, Chinese, and Japanese in the United States / Byoung Ok Koo
  • 12. Practicing diasporic habitus : Asian Americans in international missions / Peter T. Lee.