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  • Religion and new immigrants' labor market entry in Western Europe.
    Koenig, Matthias, Mieke Malipaard, and Ayse Guveli (2016)
    Ethnicities 16:2: 213-235.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Europe, western; Migrant; Work
  • The perceived role of Islamic religiosity in minorities' educational success in Belgium. A cure or curse?
    Van Praag, Lore, Orhan Agirdag, Peer Aj Sevens, and Mieke van Houte (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 529-546.

    Based on 2009-11 interviews with Muslim students in 3 secondary schools in Flanders. They cited skill of memorization, friendship networks, and avoidance of drugs and alcohol as helpful in school.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Belgium; Students, secondary; Belgium; Assimilation; Education
  • Race, religion, and the political incorporation of Indian Americans.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2016)
    Journal of Religious and Political Practice 2:3: 273-295.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Assimilation
  • Why Muslim Integration Fails in Christian-Heritage Societies.
    Adida, Claire L., David D. Laitin, and Marie-Anne Valfort (2016)
    Cambridge, Massachuses: Harvard University Press

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Discrimination; France; Islam, France; Prejudice, anti-Islamic
  • "Western Seminary": On Transnational Shiite Higher Education in Britain.
    Van den Bos, Matthijs (2015)
    Social Compass 62:2: 238-254.

    Considers 2 British Shi'ite schools with affiliated seminaries, using Dumont's concept of "encompassment of the contrary." Both local identity (diversity-embracing, modern, sect-transcending etc.) & transnational ties to sectarian and traditionalist contexts are encompassed.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Education; Great Britain; Seminary; Dumont, Louis; Assimilation; Shi'ite, Great Britain
  • Religious pluralism in the United States and Britain: Its implications for Muslims and nationhood.
    Meer, Nasar, and Tariq Modood (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 526-540.

    The U.K. is assimilating Muslims as successfully as the U.S.A., even though it has an established Christian church.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, U.S.A.; Great Britain; Pluralism; United States; Comparative; Assimilation; Identity, national; Islam, Great Britain
  • Islamic schools in the United States and England: Implications for integration and social cohesion.
    Hussain, Serena, and Jen'nan Ghazal Read (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 556-569.

    Based on participant observation & interviews. Islamic schools facilitated the participation of their students in mainstream institutions by providing them cultural capital needed in non-Muslim areas; they did not necessarily lead students to greater religiosity & in a few cases worked against it.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; United States; Participant observation; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Great Britain; Education; Great Britain
  • Understanding the veiling of Muslim women in the Netherlands.
    Brünig, Bianca, and Fenella Fleischmann (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 20-37.

    Analyzes 2006-07 interview data from ethnic Turkish & Moroccan women in the Netherlands about veiling. Strong Muslim identity & gender traditionalism positively predict veiling. Educational attainment & contact with Dutch negatively predict it, but highly educated women who were also highly religious were more likely to veil.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender traditionalism; Assimilation; Netherlands; Turkish Dutch; Education; Moroccan Dutch; Generations; Identity; Islam, Netherlands; Women; Clothing
  • The Muslim Question in Canada: A Story of Segmented Integration.
    Kazemipur, Abdolmohammad (2014)
    Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Canada; Islam, Canada; Migrant
  • Immigrant acculturation and transnationalism: Israelis in the United States and Europe compared.
    Rebhun, Uzi (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:3: 613-635.

    Analyzes 2009-10 web-page survey data from Israeli emigrants. Integration into a new society enhances religio-ethnic identity, & in the U.S.A. religious practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Israeli Europeans; Assimilation; Comparative; Identity; Migrant; Ethnic; Israeli Americans
  • Inheritance of religiosity among Muslim immigrants in a secular society.
    Pol, Jasper van de, and Frank van Tubergen (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:1: 87-106.

    Analyzes 2008-10 interview & questionnaire data from Turkish & Moroccan immigrants in the Netherlands, aged 15-45. A stronger transmission is found in families with warm ties, different parental backgrounds, families strongly embedded in religious community, & families with higher parental religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Netherlands; Religiosity; Family; Migrant; Islam, Netherlands; Generations; Assimilation
  • Unwanted: Muslim Immigrants, Dignity, and Drug Dealing.
    Jackson, Pamela Irving (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Minority; Drug; Islam, Germany; Generations; Assimilation; Germany
  • Being recognizable in order to overcome the crisis: The ambivalence of Islamic actors' struggle for visibility in France and Switzerland.
    Monnot, Christophe, and Alexandre Piettre (2014)
    In Gladys Ganiel, Heidemarie Winkel, and Christophe Monnot (eds.) Religion in Times of Crisis. Leiden: Brill, pp. 153-171.

    In France & Switzerland there was a tension between being visible in order to press for Muslims' rights & being visibly distinct to maintain cultural coherence in the Muslim minority. Based on participant observation in public forums in both nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Participant observation; Assimilation; Comparative; France; Islam, France; Islam, Switzerland
  • Lone Star Muslims. Transnational Lives and the South Asian Experience in Texas.
    Afzal, Ahmed (2014)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on field work in a Houston suburb; retailers adde3d Muslim religious goods to their inventories. Ismaili Islam facilitated a work ethic. One chapter deals with the use of Islam & South Asian culture as a resource for gay men.

    Associated Search Terms: Mobility (vertical); Assimilation; Economic; Migrant; Homosexuality; Pakistani Americans; Participant observation; Transnational; United States, Texas, Houston; Urban; Ismaili, U.S.A.; Islam, U.S.A.; Media
  • Islam in Europa--Integration durch Recht und ihre Grenzen.
    Joppke, Christian (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 409-435.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Islam, Europe; Law; Assimilation
  • Muslims' integration in Switzerland: Securitizing democracy, weakening democracy?
    Gianni, Marco (2013)
    In X. Gullaume and J. Huysmans (eds.) Security and Citizenship: The Constitution of Political Being. London: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Switzerland; Switzerland; Democracy; Assimilation
  • Religious population share and religious identity salience: Is Jewish identity more important to Jews in less Jewish areas?
    Alper, Becka A., and Daniel V.A. Olson (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:1: 82-106.

    Analyzes 2001 National Jewish Population Survey (US.A.) data; Jewish identity is stronger in highly Jewish areas but weaker in such area when statistical controls are introduced. People of Jewish origin who no longer idntify as Jews tend to live in less jewish areas.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Jewish, U.S.A.; Community; Assimilation; Salience
  • Religion as a context of reception: The case of Haitian immigrants in Miami, Montreal and Paris.
    Mooney, Margarita A. (2013)
    International Migration 51:3: 99-112.

    Associated Search Terms: Haitian Canadians; Assimilation; Migrant; Canada, Quebec, Montreal; Comparative; Participant observation; France, Paris; United States, Florida, Miami; Haitian Americans; Haitian French
  • Religion, social incorporation, and civic engagement: Second-generation Indian American Christians.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:1: 81-104.

    Based on 1999-2003 & 2006-09 participant observation & interviews in Mar Thoma parishes in the U.S. 2nd generation Mar Thoma Christians adopt American Evangelical approaches & sometimes leave the Malankara Mar Thoma for other denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; Malankara Orthodox Syrian, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Generations; Assimilation; Civic engagement
  • Religious Trends and Social Integration: Muslim Minorities in the Netherlands.
    Maliepaard, Mieke (2012)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Utrecht.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Islam, Netherlands; Minority; Netherlands
  • Religion and Civic Participation among the Children of Immigrants: Insights from the Postcolonial Portuguese Context/
    Trovăo, Susana Salvaterra (2012)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 38(5): 851-868

    Associated Search Terms: Civic engagement; Migrant; Assimilation; Portugal
  • Beyond welcoming the strangers: Migrant integration processes among Protestant churches in Ireland.
    Passarelli, Alessia (2012)
    In Ronit Lentin and Elena Moreo (eds.) Migrant Activism and integration from Below in Ireland. Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 140-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Ireland; Protestant, Ireland; Migration
  • Integration and religiosity among the Turkish second generation in Europe: A comparative analysis across four capital cities.
    Fleischmann, Fenella, and Karen Phalet. (2012)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 35:2: 320-341.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkish Europeans; Europe; Assimilation; Generations
  • Finding Mecca in America: How Islam is Becoming an American Religion.
    Bilici, Mucahit (2012)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Islam, U.S.A.
  • Social integration and religious identity expression among Dutch Muslims: The role of minority and majority group contact.
    Maliepaard, Mieke, and Karen Phalet (2012)
    Social Psychology Quarterly75:2: 131-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Islam, Netherlands; Minority; Netherlands; Assimilation
  • Reaching the limits of secularization? Turkish- and Moroccan-Dutch Muslims in the Netherlands.
    Maliepaard, Mieke, Mérove Gijsberts, and Marcel Lubbers (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:2: 359-367.

    Secondary analysis of 1998-2006 surveys of Dutch Muslims. Rather than adopting Dutch secularism, as seemed to occur previously, a second female generation & first male generation are reviving Mosque attendance.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Netherlands; Turkish Dutch; Assimilation; Education; Gender; Generations; Secularization; Practice; Netherlands; Moroccan Dutch
  • Localizing Islam in Europe: Turkish Islamic Communiteis in Germany and the Netherlands.
    Yükleyen, Ahmet (2012)
    Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Germany; Turkish Germans; Turkish Dutch; Islam, Netherlands; Germany; Assimilation; Netherlands
  • Religion as Resource: Religion and Immigrant Economic Incorporation.
    Connor, Phillip (2011)
    Social Science Research 40:5: 1350-1361.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Migrant; Economic
  • Religione e sport: Quali risorse per un’integrazione in una societŕ plurietnica?/Religions and sports: Are they resoruces for the integration of immigrants in the host society?
    Martelli, Stefano (2011)
    Religione e societŕ 71: 16-27./Italian Journal of Sociology of Education 7:3: 215-238.

    Associated Search Terms: Sport; Integration (social); Assimilation; Pluralism
  • Understanding the religious behavior of Muslims in the Netherlands.
    Guveli, Ayse, and Lucinda Platt (2011)
    Sociology 45:6: 1008-1027.

    Analyzes 1998 survey data from Dutch minorities & 1993 minorities survey data from Great Britain. Attendance at mosques is generally unrelated to most predictors; context is important.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Netherlands; Migrant; Islam, Netherlands; Islam, Great Britain; Great Britain; Assimilation
  • Mosques as American institutions: Mosque attendance, religiosity and integration into the political system among American Muslims.
    Dana, Karam, Matt A. Barreto, and Kassra A.R. Oskooii (2011)
    Relgions 2:4: 504-524.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Islam, U.S.A.; Mosque; Politics, U.S.A.; Practice
  • From Africa to America: Religion and Adaptation among Ghanaian Immigrants in New York.
    Biney, Moses O. (2011)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian Church of Ghana in New York; United States, New York, New York; Participant observation; Migrant; Ghanaian Americans; Assimilation; Conflict
  • Immigrants' religious participation in the United States.
    Akresh, Ilana Redstone (2010)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 34:4: 643-661.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Migrant; Practice
  • Integrating Ireland's Muslims: Attitudes of Muslim and Irish elites towards value compatibility and mainstreaming Islam.
    Ciciora, Alice C. (2010)
    Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs 30:2: 199-216.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Ireland; Ireland; Assimilation; Elite
  • The Advent of the "EasyJet Priest": Dilemmas of Polish Catholic Integration in the UK.
    Trzebiatowska, Marta (2010)
    Sociology 44:6: 1055-1072.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Polish British; Migrant; Catholic, Great Britain
  • Muslim Minorities in Modern States: The Challenge of Assimilation.
    Israeli, Raphael (2009)
    New Brusnwick, New Jersey: Transaction.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Islam; Assimilation
  • Citoyenneté et integration des musulmans en Suisse: adaptation aux norms ou participation ŕ leur definition?
    Gianni, Marco (2009)
    In M. Schneuwly Purdie, M. Jenny, and M. Gianni (eds.) Musulmans en Suisse: intégrations et identités plurielles. Genčve: Labor et Fides, pp. 73-93.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Assimilation; Islam, Switzerland
  • Passages in piety: Generational transitions and the social and religious incorporation of Italian Americans.
    Orsi, Robert Anthony, and Richard Alba (2009)
    In Richard Alba, Albert J. Raboteau and Joseh DeWind (eds.) Immigration and Religion in America: Comparative and Historical Perspectives. New York: New York University Press, pp. 32-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Italian Americans; Generations; Migrant; Assimilation
  • Limits of integration policy: Britain and her Muslims.
    Joppke, Christian (2009)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Stujdies 35:3: 453-472.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Assimilation; Great Britain
  • Integration, migration and religion: responses of the Church of Ireland.
    Passarelli, Alessia (2009)
    Translocations 6:2: 1-20.

    Associated Search Terms: Migration; Ireland; Church of Ireland (Anglican); Assimilation
  • Migration and the Globalization of Religion.
    Plüss, Caroline (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 491-506.

    Gives examples, largely from Asia.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Transnational; Globalization; Syncretism; Migration; Assimilation; Adaptation; Change
  • Passages in Piety: Generational Transitions and the Social and Religious Incorporation of Italian Americans.
    Alba, Richard, and Robert Orsi (2009)
    In Richard Alba, Albert J. Raboteau, and Josh DeWind (eds.) Immigration and Religion in America. Comparative and Historical Perspectives. New York: New York University Press, pp. 32-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Catholic, U.S.A.; Assimilation; Generations; Italian Americans
  • Islam, Migration and Integration: The Age of Securitization.
    Kaya, Ayhan (2009)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Migration; Netherlands; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Belgium; France; Islam, Netherlands; Assimilation; Germany
  • Migration et Plurilinguisme: Parler en Langues dans les Églises Africaines en Europe.
    Fancello, Sandra (2009)
    Social Compass 56:3: 387-404.

    Based on interview data among migrants from Ghana & other nations, mostly to France & Belgium. Explores the use of Twe & other African languages, French & English, & Pentecostal "tongues."

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Pentecostal, Europe; Assimilation; Church of Pentecost; African Christian, Europe; Language; Europe; Glossolalia
  • Immigrant Religion in the US and Western Europe: Bridge or Barrier to Inclusion?
    Foner, Nancy, and Richard Alba (2008)
    International Migration Review 42:2: 360-392.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Assimilation
  • Theological Orientations within the African American Protestant Church and Their Relationship to Racial Identity.
    Butler-Barnes, Sheretta T., Pamela P. Martin, Sigrid Julian Dixon, and Simone T. Robinsom (2008)
    African American Research Perspectives (Spring 2008): 40-53.

    Church based convenience samples of African Americans show other-worldly theoloies positively related to racial identity, negatively reated to assimilationism.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Assimilation; Racial attitudes; Otherworldliness; Identity
  • The Role of Religion in the Process of Segmented Assimilation.
    Warner, R. Stephen (2007)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 612: 102-115.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation
  • Gli immigrati e la religione: fattore di integrazione o alteritŕ irriducibile.
    Ambrosini, Maurizio (2007)
    Studi Emigrazione 166: 33-60.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Migrant
  • Racial and religious contexts: Situational identities among Lebanese and Somali Muslim immigrants.
    Ajrouch, Kristine, and Abdi Kusow (2007)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 30:1: 72-94.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Lebanese Americans; Somali Canadians; Race; Migrant; Islam, Canada; Comparative; Assimilation; Islam, U.S.A.
  • Religion and the New Immigrants. How Faith Communities Form Our Newest Citizens.
    Foley, Michael W., and Dean R. Hoge (2007)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on participant observation & a survey of ethnic religious organizations; emphasizes the various levesl of civic engagement.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Congregationalism; Activism; United States, District of Columbia, Washington; Social services; Indian Americans; Assimilation; Parish; Sikh, U.S.A.; Network; Social capital; Islam, U.S.A.; Korean Americans; Polity; Hindu, U.S.A.; Salvadoran Americans; Civic skills; Identity; Organization
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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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