American churches make Chinese immigrants more Chinese?

Here’s a summary/review of a sociological study that makes some interesting observations about Chinese communities in the USA:
“In the process, they become part of the larger conservative-evangelical Christian sub-culture… Like their fellow non-Chinese believers, they decry the rapid moral degradation of American society and seek to bring their children up in a way that affirms traditional Christian values, which they also believe conform to the best in their Confucian Chinese heritage.

… “their becoming American does not mean giving up the Chinese identity. Instead, the church helps them to retain and reclaim Chinese cultural identity within American pluralism.”

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