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  • Retour sur le concept d'aliénation: un possible émancipateur masqué par le voile idéologique de la modernité.
    Forgues, Eric (2006)
    Social Compass 53:3: 379-397.

    Associated Search Terms: Symbol; Alienation
  • Recent Changes in Social Structures, Human Relations and Values in Hungary.
    Andorka, Rudolf (1995)
    Social Compass 42:1: 9-16.

    Notes barriers to religion's lessening anomie & alienation: fundamentalism, moral rigidity, sexism, declining ecumenism, neglect of intellectual dimensions, clericalism, hierarchicalism, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Anomie; Alienation; Moral; Ecumenism; Prejudice, sexism; Hungary
  • Sitting in Oblivion as a Taoist Practice of Positive Alienation: A Response to Negative Alienation in the Tang Dynasty.
    Liao, Tim Futing (1993)
    International Sociology 8:4: 479-492.

    Political & economic conditions engendering protest movements also engendered "positive alienation" (deliberately negating social awareness), in Sima Chengzhen's "Discourse on Sitting in Oblivion."

    Associated Search Terms: China; Alienation; Daoist; Historical
  • Women-Centered Healing Rites: A Study of Alienation and Reintegration.
    Jacobs, Janet L. (1990)
    In Thomas Robbins and Dick Anthony (eds.), In Gods We Trust. New Patterns of Religious Pluralism in America, 2nd Ed., Revised & Expanded. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, pp. 373-383.

    Based on observation in a women's spirituality group in Boulder, Colorado.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Women; Healing; United States, Colorado, Boulder; Alienation
  • Positive Alienation and its Reflection in Taoist Thought.
    Liao, Tim Futing (1989)
    International Sociology 4:1: 5-17.

    Associated Search Terms: Daoist; Alienation
  • Orthodoxy, Religious Discordance and Alienation.
    Petersen, Larry R. (1988)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 27:3: 362-377.

    "Discordance"--belief that cultural change is undermining religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Alienation; Sect; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); United States, Tennessee, Memphis
  • Images of God and Man: An Exploratory Study.
    Schoenfeld, Eugen (1987)
    Review of Religious Research 28:3: 224-235.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; Alienation
  • Soziogenese der Mitgliedschaft in drei Neuen Religiösen Bewegungen.
    Kuner, Wolfgang (1983)
    Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

    Applies an alienation scale & a life process scale to German members of the children of God, the Unification Church, & Ananda Marga.

    Associated Search Terms: Children of God, Germany; Alienation; Unification Church, Germany; Ananda Marga, Germany; Germany, West
  • On the Specificity of Social Alienation: An Exploratory Investigation in England and the United States.
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1982)
    Sociology and Social Research 66: 399-417.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from New Haven, Connecticut, & London, England; includes an item on feeling that one is a part of organized religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Alienation; Comparative; United States, Connecticut, New Haven
  • Trabajo y Religión Segun Karl Marx./Travail et Religion Selon Karl Marx.
    Maduro, Otto (1980)
    Concilium 151: 19-29./Concilium 151: 21-29.

    Associated Search Terms: Marx, Karl; Work; Economic; Alienation
  • Freedom and Monastery Life.
    Dudley, Charles J., and George A. Hillery, Jr. (1979)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 18:1: 18-28.

    Based on 1967-78 participant observation & interview data, & 1970-76 questionnaire data, from 5 American Trappist monasteries; focuses on types of freedom, alienation, cohesion, & deprivation of freedom.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom; Monasticism; Cistercian; Alienation
  • Religion: A Persistent Institution in a Changing Appalachia.
    Photiadis, John D., and John F. Schnabel (1977)
    Review of Religious Research 19:1: 32-42.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from male household heads in West Virginia; compares fundamentalism, religiosity, & buffer-use of religion by Catholics, Methodists, & United Evangelical Brethren.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Comfort; Evangelical United Brethren, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist; Religiosity; United States, West Virginia; Alienation; Stratification
  • The Monastery as a Commune.
    Hillery, George A., Jr., and Paula C. Morrow (1976)
    International Review of Modern Sociology 6:1: 139-154.

    Uses indices of interaction intensiveness & attitudes of commitment, freedom, alienation, & anomie, based on questionnaire data from 2 Trappist monasteries, a Yoga commune, & others in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Alienation; Anomie; Yoga, U.S.A.; Monasticism; Commune; Cistercian
  • Le pèlerinage: Une réponse à l'aliénation des malades et infirmes.
    Bernard, Henri (1975)
    Montréal: Ed. Maison.

    Associated Search Terms: Alienation; Pilgrimage; Medical
  • Les Religions au Chili entre l'Alienation et la Prise de Conscience.
    Lalive d'Epinay, Christian, and Jacques Zylberberg (1974)
    Social Compass 21:1: 85-101.

    Examines the positions of Amerindian animism, Catholicism, & Protestantism; outlines complex relations among nation, class, groups, & religious activity in pre-Pinochet Chile.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Chile; Catholic, Chile; Protestant, Chile; Animist, Chile; Alienation; Stratification; Class consciousness; Chile
  • En quise d'introduction: comment se sauver de l'anomie et de l'aliénation. Jesus People et Catholiques Pentecostaux.
    Pin, Émile Jean (1974)
    Social Compass 21:3: 227-239.

    Associated Search Terms: Jesus movement; Anomie; Pentecostal, Catholic; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States; Alienation
  • The Meher Baba Movement: Its Effect on Post-Adolescent Social Alienation.
    Anthony, Dick, and Thomas Robbins (1974)
    In Irving T. Zaretsky and Mark P. Leone (eds.), Religious Movements in Contemporary America. Princeton: Princeton University Press, pp. 479-511.

    1970 participant observation study at a center in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, focusing on youth culture; sees the center as an expressive community.

    Associated Search Terms: Expressive community; United States, South Carolina, Myrtle Beach; Alienation; Youth culture; Meher Baba
  • Responses to Religion. Studies in the Social Psychology of Religious Belief.
    Maranell, Gary M. (1974)
    Lawrence: University of Kansas Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Nazarene, U.S.A.; Students, undergraduate; Alienation; Altruism; Conservative; Fanaticism; Stratification; Prejudice; Education; Catholic, U.S.A.; Salience; Dimensions of religiosity; United Church of Christ; Churches of Christ; Orthodoxy (doctrinal)
  • Religion and Alienation.
    Spenner, Kenneth (1973)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Notre Dame.

    Associated Search Terms: Alienation
  • Religión--Enajenación en una Sociedad Dependiente: Análisis interdisciplinar de grupos de "Católicos Normales" Argentinos.
    Büntig, Aldo J. (1973)
    Buenos Aires: Editorial Guadalupe.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Argentina; Argentina; Alienation
  • Attitudes toward Joining Authoritarian Organizations and Sectarian Churches.
    Photiadis, John D., and William Schweiker (1970)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 9:3: 227-235.

    Analyzes survey data from small businessmen in Minnesota; shows powerlessness & authoritarianism related to joining authoritarian organizations & sectarian churches.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota; Business people; Conversion; Authoritarianism; Alienation; Sect
  • Alienation, Alienation, Atheism and the Religious Crisis.
    O'Dea, Thomas F. (1969)
    New York: Sheed & Ward.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist; Alienation
  • Religion as a Superordinate Meaning System and Socio-psychological Integration.
    Schweiker, William F. (1969)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 8:2: 300-307.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Minnesota small businessmen.

    Associated Search Terms: Anomie; Alienation; United States, Minnesota; Business people; Integration (social)
  • A Study of Selected Sociological Factors in Personal Adjustment Within Religious Orders. A Study of Adjustment of Members to a Religious Order in Terms of Integration and Alienation.
    O'Connell, John J. (1967)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Loyola University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Alienation; Society of Jesus; Orders/congregations; Adjustment
  • Alienation in the New African Society.
    Crane, William H. (1965)
    Social Compass 12:6: 367-377.

    Takes the case of a young man of rural origins whom a mission school succeeded in deracinating from traditional society but for whom the church failed to provide a meaningful community.

    Associated Search Terms: Alienation; Zaire; Education; Missions; Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Political Conservatism, Alienation, and Fatalism: Contingencies of Social Status and Religious Fundamentalism.
    Quinney, Richard (1964)
    Sociometry 27:3: 372-381.

    Analyzes 1958 interview data from Appalachia; fundamentalism correlated with political alienation & fatalism, & against political conservatism.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Fatalism; United States, Appalachia; Stratification; Alienation
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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