The Resource City of gods : religious freedom, immigration, and pluralism in Flushing, Queens, R. Scott Hanson

City of gods : religious freedom, immigration, and pluralism in Flushing, Queens, R. Scott Hanson

Label
City of gods : religious freedom, immigration, and pluralism in Flushing, Queens
Title
City of gods
Title remainder
religious freedom, immigration, and pluralism in Flushing, Queens
Statement of responsibility
R. Scott Hanson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
City of Gods explores the history of Flushing from the colonial period to the aftermath of September 11, 2001. Known locally as the birthplace of American religious freedom, Flushing, Queens, in New York City is now so diverse and densely populated that it has become a microcosm of world religions
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200.9747/243
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
BL2527.N7
LC item number
H36 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
City of gods : religious freedom, immigration, and pluralism in Flushing, Queens, R. Scott Hanson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral--University of Chicago, 2002)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-294) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • RICHMOND
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Religion in Vlissingen (Flushing) from 1645 to 1945 -- Heralding the "world of tomorrow": religion and community in Flushing, 1898-1965 -- Beyond Protestant-Catholic-Jew: the Immigration Act of 1965 and the religions of new immigrants in Flushing -- A blessing and a curse?: the possibilities and limits of religious pluralism -- Flushing since September 11, 2001
Control code
000403868
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxii, 309 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780823271603
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015050569
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color map
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u271214
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000403868
  • (OCoLC)933273954

Library Locations

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