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  • Les spiritualités alternatives de la phase du capitalisme tardif.
    Possamaï, Adam (2007)
    In Martin Geoffroy, Jean-Guy Vaillancourt, and Michel Gardaz (eds.) La mondialisation du phénomène religieux. Montréal: Mediaspaul, pp. 137-158.

    Based on interviews with 35 practitioners of alternative spiritualities in Melbourne. Many rejected the term "new age" as too commercial.

    Associated Search Terms: Post-modern; New age; Commercialization; Habermas, Jürgen; Neopagan; Market model; Australia, Melbourne; Alternative spirituality
  • In Search of New Age Spiritualities.
    Possamaï, Adam (2005)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Based on interviews in Melbourne; suggests replacing "new age" with more precise categories.

    Associated Search Terms: New age; Alternative spirituality; Australia, Melbourne
  • A Comparative Study of the Successful Management of Religious Diversity: Melbourne and Hong Kong.
    Bouma, Gary D., and Andrew Singleton (2004)
    International Sociology 19:1: 5-24.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Ecumenism; Urban; Australia, Melbourne; China, Hong Kong; Historical; Pluralism
  • A Case Study of the 'Hare Krishna' Movement.
    O'Brien, Leslie N. (1983)
    In Alan Black and Peter Glasner (eds.) Practice and Belief. Studies in the Sociology of Australian Religion. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, pp. 134-153.

    Based on 1972 participant observation, analysis of documentary evidence, & interview data collected in Melbourne.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Australia; Australia, Melbourne; Participant observation
  • The Melbourne Jewish Community and the Middle East War of 1973.
    Taft, Ronald, and Geulah Solomon (1974)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 16:1: 57-73.

    Analyzes 1973 interview data; focuses on attitudes of Melbourne Jews toward the 1967 & '73 wars in the Middle East, revealing disapproval of Australia's neutrality in '73.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Australia, Melbourne; Jewish, Australia
  • Some Defining Characteristics of the Hare Krishna Movement.
    O'Brien, Leslie N. (1973)
    Australian and New Zealand Journal of Sociology 9:2: 72-73.

    1972 literature analysis, participant observation, interview, & questionnaire study conducted in Melbourne, Australia.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Australia, Melbourne; Hare Krishna, Australia
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