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The Resource Family sacrifices : the worldviews and ethics of Chinese Americans, Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim

Family sacrifices : the worldviews and ethics of Chinese Americans, Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim

Label
Family sacrifices : the worldviews and ethics of Chinese Americans
Title
Family sacrifices
Title remainder
the worldviews and ethics of Chinese Americans
Statement of responsibility
Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fifty-two percent of Chinese Americans report having no religious affiliation, making them the least religiously-identified ethnic group in the United States. But that statistic obscures a much more complex reality. Family Sacrifices reveals that Chinese Americans employ familism, not religion, as the primary narrative by which they find meaning, identity, and belonging"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jeung, Russell
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1990-
  • 1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fong, Seanan S.
  • Kim, Helen Jin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese American families
  • Families
  • Families
  • Chinese Americans
  • Confucianism
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Social values
  • Social ethics
  • Chinese American families
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Confucianism
  • Families
  • Families
  • Social ethics
  • Social values
  • United States
Label
Family sacrifices : the worldviews and ethics of Chinese Americans, Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Chinese American familism and the theory of liyi -- The roots of Chinese American nonreligiousness and familism -- Transmission : Chinese American liyi socialization -- Translation : Chinese popular religion and Confucianism in the U.S. -- The yi of family sacrifice : Chinese Americans' highest values -- The li of Chinese American familism : ritualizing family, food, and fun
Control code
1076548001
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 208 pages
Isbn
9780190875923
Lccn
2018054214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1076548001
Label
Family sacrifices : the worldviews and ethics of Chinese Americans, Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Chinese American familism and the theory of liyi -- The roots of Chinese American nonreligiousness and familism -- Transmission : Chinese American liyi socialization -- Translation : Chinese popular religion and Confucianism in the U.S. -- The yi of family sacrifice : Chinese Americans' highest values -- The li of Chinese American familism : ritualizing family, food, and fun
Control code
1076548001
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 208 pages
Isbn
9780190875923
Lccn
2018054214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1076548001

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