Presenting current research on young Sikhs with multicultural and transnational life styles, this volume is the first of its kind devoted to the religion of young Sikhs in the global community, discussing their interpretation, shaping and negotiation of religious identities, traditions and authority on an individual and collective level. Qualitative research and ethnographic fieldwork from new and established academics analyses how young Sikhs try to solve social, intellectual and psychological tensions between the family, the expectations of the majority society, Punjabi culture and religious values.Negotiating Traditions, Identities and Authorities Dr Kristina Myrvold, Prof Dr Knut A Jacobsen. for legal papers and slowly they came to Italy and acquired papers so that her mother could also come over and they could be together as a family. ... He tells her about his struggle (dhakke khaye) and that at the end of the day he does not earn very much, but that she must study hard and aget high marks, there anbsp;...
|Title||:||Young Sikhs in a Global World|
|Author||:||Dr Kristina Myrvold, Prof Dr Knut A Jacobsen|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2015-08-28|