The Religions of Canadians

The Religions of Canadians

by Jamie S Scott

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ISBN-13: 9781442605183
Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Publication date: 03/15/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
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Pages: 480
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About the Author

Jamie S. Scott is Director of the Graduate Program in Interdisciplinary Studies and Professor in the Department of Humanities at York University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction: Religions and the Making of Canada
Jamie S. Scott, York University

1. Aboriginals
Jordan Paper, University of Victoria

2. Catholic Christians
Terence J. Fay, University of Toronto

3. Protestant Christians
C.T. McIntire, University of Toronto

4. Jews
Ira Robinson, Concordia University

5. Muslims
Amir Hussain, Loyola Marymount University and Jamie S. Scott, York University

6. Hindus
Paul Younger, McMaster University

7. Buddhists
Jamie S. Scott, York University and Henry C.H. Shiu, University of Toronto

8. Sikhs
Pashaura Singh, University of California, Riverside

9. Bahá'is
Will C. van den Hoonaard, University of New Brunswick and St. Thomas University

Afterword: New Religious Movements and the Religions of Canadians Going Forward
Jamie S. Scott, York University, with contributions from Irving Hexham and Karla Poewe, University of Calgary

Appendix a: 2001 Census Tables: Selected Religions

Appendix b: 2001 Census Tables: Selected Religions by Immigrant

Status and Immigration Period

Contributors

Index

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