Local-level global religion : The case of U.S.-Dominican migration : Religion in global perspective

@article{Levitt1998LocallevelGR,
  title={Local-level global religion : The case of U.S.-Dominican migration : Religion in global perspective},
  author={P. Levitt},
  journal={Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion},
  year={1998},
  volume={37},
  pages={74-89}
}
  • P. Levitt
  • Published 1998
  • Sociology
  • Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion
Recent work calls attention to religious globalization - the proliferation of transnational religious structures and movements that challenge the nation state. But contemporary migration prompts a different type of religious transnationalism that has not been sufficiently explored. Sustained connections between communities of origin and destination give rise to a set of transnationalized institutional relationships, discourses, and practices that globalize everyday religious life at the local… Expand
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