Religion in Diaspora

Cultures of Citizenship

  • Jane Garnett
  • Sondra L. Hausner

Part of the Migration, Diasporas and Citizenship book series (MDC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Cultures of Citizenship

    1. Jane Garnett, Sondra L. Hausner
      Pages 1-14
  3. Memories and Legacies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Jonathan Boyarin
      Pages 17-35
    3. Nazneen Ahmed, Jane Garnett, Ben Gidley, Alana Harris, Michael Keith
      Pages 55-79
    4. Faiz Sheikh, Samantha May
      Pages 80-99
  4. Associations

  5. Symbols

  6. Afterword

    1. Jane Garnett, Sondra L. Hausner
      Pages 257-258
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 259-262

About this book


This edited collection addresses the relationship between diaspora, religion and the politics of identity in the modern world. It illuminates religious understandings of citizenship, association and civil society, and situates them historically within diverse cultures of memory and state traditions.


Religion diaspora citizenship state civil society migration theology association memory belonging

Editors and affiliations

  • Jane Garnett
    • 1
  • Sondra L. Hausner
    • 1
  1. 1.University of OxfordUK

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