Religious Diversity in America: The Emergence of Muslims, Buddhists, Hindus, and Others
Publication Date: January 2002
Publisher(s): American Jewish Committee
Author(s): Tom W. Smith
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Religion; Academic Research; Diversity
Coverage: United States
This report studies the changing religious composition of United States over the last generation. Special attention is given to religions that until recently had not been a prominent part of America's religious heritage. In particular, the positions of Islam, Buddhism, and Hinduism are examined.