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By Richard Cimino,Nadia A. Mian,Weishan Huang

Ecologies of religion in ny urban examines styles of interreligious cooperation and clash in ny urban. It explores how consultant congregations during this religiously assorted urban have interaction with their atmosphere by way of competing for individuals, looking for niches, or cooperating through coalitions and local enterprises. in accordance with in-depth learn in New York’s ethnically combined and swiftly altering neighborhoods, the essays within the quantity describe how non secular associations form and are formed by way of their environments, what new roles they've got assumed, and the way they relate to different spiritual teams within the community.

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