Asian American Religious Cultures, 1st Edition

  • Jonathan H.X. Lee
  • Fumitaka Matsuoka
  • Edmond Yee
  • Ronald Y. Nakasone
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1598843311
  • ISBN-13: 9781598843316
  • DDC: 200.89
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1060 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released September 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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Overview

A resource ideal for students as well as general readers, this two-volume encyclopedia examines the diversity of the Asian American and Pacific Islander spiritual experience.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
Guide to Related Topics.
1: Arts and Cultural Production.
2: Bible and Asian Americans.
3: Care and Service.
4: Catholics.
5: Christian Fellowships.
6: Gender and Sexuality.
7: Immigration.
8: Interpretation.
9: Islamophobia.
10: Jews.
11: LGBT Asian Americans and Christianity.
12: Muslims.
13: Panethnic Religious Institutions.
14: Politics and Religion.
15: Religion and Law.
16: Religion, Race, and Orientalism.
17: Secularization and Asian Americans.
18: Spirituality.
19: Theological Construction.
20: Afghan American Religions.
21: Aglipay, Gregorio (1860–1940).
22: Aikidō.
23: Aloha Spirit.
24: Arabic (Islamic) Calligraphy.
25: Asiamericans in the Episcopal Church.
26: Āyurveda.
27: Bala Vihar.
28: Berkeley Buddhist Monastery.
29: Berkeley Thai Temple, Wat Mongkolratanaram.
30: Bhante Dharmawara (Bellong Mahathera) (1889–1999).
31: Bok Kai Temple.
32: Brahma Kumaris (Daughters of Brahma).
33: Buddha Image.
34: Buddhist Churches of America (BCA).
35: Buddhist Education.
36: Buddhist Meditation.
37: Burmese Americans.
38: Butoh.
39: Cambodian American Religions.
40: Cambodian Americans and Mormonism.
41: Caodaism.
42: Cham Americans.
43: Cham Muslims.
44: Chamorro Spirituality.
45: Chan, Wing-tsit (1901–1994).
46: Chanoyu.
47: Chinese American Religions.
48: Chinese Drama and Religion.
49: Chinese Medicine.
50: Chinese New Year.
51: Chinese Temples in America.
52: Ching Chung Taoist Association of America.
53: Choy, Wilbur W. Y. (1918–).
54: Classical Indian Dance.
55: Confucian Canon.
56: Confucian Rituals.
57: Confucianism.
58: Daoism.
59: Daoist Canon.
60: Daoist Rituals.
61: Dragons.
62: Duanwu Festival.
63: Eid al-Adha, Festival of Sacrifice.
64: El Shaddai.
65: Estrella, Julia Keiko Higa Matsui (1940–).
66: Falun Dafa/Falun Gong.
67: Fengshui.
68: Filipino Protestants.
69: First Chinese Baptist Church, San Francisco.
70: Fujinkai (Buddhist Women’s Association).
71: Gedatsu-kai.
72: Ghost Festival/Zhongyuan Festival.
73: Guangong.
74: Guanyin.
75: Gurdwara.
76: Han.
77: Hawaiian Religion.
78: Henepola Gunaratana (1927–).
79: Hezhen (Nānai) Shamanism.
80: Higashi Honganji.
81: Hindu Canon.
82: Hindu Education.
83: Hindu Temples in America.
84: Hindustani Classical Music.
85: Hmong American Religions.
86: Hmong Shamanism.
87: Hoa Hao Buddhism.
88: Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawai‘i.
89: Hsi Lai Temple.
90: Hsuan Hua (1918–1995).