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Asian American Religions

Tony Carnes.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion

P ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Buddhism; Christianity; Hinduism; Religious Studies. 16604 words.

Asian American religions have dramatically increased their presence in the United States. Partly, this is a function of the increasing population of Asian Americans since 1965.

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Chinese Millennial Movements

Scott Lowe.

in The Oxford Handbook of Millennialism

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; East Asian Religions; Philosophy of Religion; Christianity; Buddhism. 9142 words.

Class apathy and a selective process of record keeping created fertile grounds for uprise in China. This article throws light on two of the earliest millennialist movements in China,...

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Korean Millennial Movements

Robert Pearson Flaherty.

in The Oxford Handbook of Millennialism

October 2011; p ublished online January 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Religion; Religious Studies; Comparative Religion; Philosophy of Religion; Buddhism; Christianity. 9675 words.

This article examines some of the main contributors to millennialism in a Korean context. The Korean millennial legacy is a synthesis of diverse influences such as Buddhism, Christianity,...

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