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The Bahá'í Community of Canada

AuthorWill C. van den Hoonaard
Title of item
The Bahá'í Community of Canada
Subtitle of item
A Case Study in the Transplantation of Non-Western Religious Movements to Western Societies
Parent publication   Origins of the Bahá'í Community of Canada, 1898-1948
Publisher of this ed.
Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Date of this edition 1996
Permission author and publisher
Posted 2000 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Published Articles
Abstract The origins and early life of the Bahá'í community in Canada as a sociological case study in the transplantation of non-Western faiths into Western settings.
Notes This article is extracted from the author's The Origins of the Bahá'í Community of Canada, 1898-1948. It is also an early draft of an article which later appeared in two different edited forms, one in the Journal of Bahá'í Studies 7:3 (1997), online as hoonaard_bahai_community_canada_jbs.pdf (see also, and one in ARC: The Journal of the Faculty of Religious Studies (McGill University, issue 24: 97-118).

See also author's account of his experience researching and writing a study of this magnitude in Inside The Origins of the Bahá'í Community of Canada: A Personal Narrative.

Tags Bahai history by country; Canada; Cultural diversity; Growth; Sociology; Western culture
Locations Canada
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