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Religion and Progressive Activism: New Stories About Faith and Politics
With a keen interest in addressing the ‘‘God gap’’ between the two ‘‘warring camps’’— ’’religious conservatives concerned with the nation’s moral decay’’ and ‘‘secular progressives championing civilExpand
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Religion as a Cultural System
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How Does Religion Shape Filipino Immigrants' Connection to the Public Sphere?: Imagining a Different Self-Understanding of Modernity
Rekha Mirchandani, Co-Advisor Donald McQuarie, Co-Advisor Scholarly studies of immigration, religion, and race and ethnicity debate the role of religion in modern society, highlighting the salienceExpand
Fictive Kinship: Family Reunification and the Meaning of Race and Nation in American Immigration
tion defining terms, and most authors follow suit, especially when bringing up key concepts that would not be commonly known. This practice does mean, however, that some terms are presented withoutExpand
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The Role of Religion and Region in Identity Politics and In-Group Identification: How does Religion Influence Regionalism among Filipino-Americans?
This paper explores the role of religion and region in identity politics and in-group identification. It also investigates how religion articulates regional differences and its consequences forExpand
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“Mostly Catholic” or Loose Organizational Affiliation and Intergenerational Immigrant Identity: A Case Study of the Philippine-American Ecumenical Church, United Church of Christ (PAECUSA-UCC) in
This research study explores a Filipino-American community that is “mostly Catholic,” meaning 3 that Filipino members of the Philippine-American Ecumenical Church of the United Church of ChristExpand