God in Chinatown: Religion and Survival in New York's Evolving Immigrant Community / Edition 1

God in Chinatown: Religion and Survival in New York's Evolving Immigrant Community / Edition 1

by Kenneth J. Guest
     
 

Kenneth J. Guest is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Baruch College, CUNY, and Senior Research Consultant at the International Center for Migration, Ethnicity, and Citizenship. See more details below

Overview

Kenneth J. Guest is Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Baruch College, CUNY, and Senior Research Consultant at the International Center for Migration, Ethnicity, and Citizenship.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814731543
Publisher:
New York University Press
Publication date:
08/01/2003
Series:
Religion, Race, and Ethnicity Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
225
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Walking on Water1
1Chinatown and the Fuzhounese15
2Fuzhou: Diasporic Traditions45
3Religion in Fuzhou: An Overview71
4Religion in Fuzhou: Spotlight on Christianity86
5Chinatown's Religious Landscape: The Fuzhounese Presence120
6"Come unto Me All Ye That Labor and Are Heavy Laden": Building Fuzhounese Protestant Churches in New York's Chinatown147
7Safe Harbor195
Bibliography209
Index221
About the Author225

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