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  • 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
  • Religious quest orientation and anti-gay sentimen: Nuancing the relationship between relgiosity and negative attitudes toward homosexuality among young Muslims and Christians in Flanders.
    Droogenbroeck, Filip Van, Bram Spruyt, Jessy Siongers, and Gil Keppens (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:4: 787-799.

    Analyzes 2013 questionnaire data from secondary level students in the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium. For both Christian & Muslim students, a "quest" measure (openness to religious rethinking) inversely predicted negative views of homosexuality, while other measures of religiosity positively predicted them.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Quest; Doubt; Belgium, Flanders; Students, secondary
  • Sociology of religion in Belgium: From institutional reference to a sociological analysis of society.
    Dobbelaere, Karel, and Liliane Voyé (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Anthony J. Blasi (eds.) Sociologies of Religion. National Traditions. Leiden: Brill, pp. 162-192.

    A history.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion, Belgium; Belgium
  • Religion and negative attitudes toward homosexuals: An analysis of urban young people and their attitudes towads homosexuality.
    Roggemans, Lilith, Bram Spruyt, Filip Van Droogenbroeck, and Gil Keppens (2015)
    Young 23:3: 254-276.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Belgium; Youth; Belgium, Flanders; Islam, Belgium; Homosexuality
  • Organisations islamiques en Europe et aux États-Unis: les perspectifves interdisciplinaires et ascendantes.
    Kortmann, Matthias, and Kerstin Rosenow-Williams (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 541-555.

    Meta-analysis of studies of Muslim organizations in majority non-Muslim nations shows that such environments provide resources but also impose restrictions on the structures and objectives of the organizations.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Switzerland; Spain; Poland; Lithuania; Islam, Poland; Islam, Lithuania; Islam, Latvia; Islam, Estonia; Great Britain; Germany; France; Belgium; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Switzerland; Islam, Spain; Islam, Netherlands; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Belgium; Netherlands; United States; Estonia; Latvia
  • Euthanasia and the Belgian Catholic World.
    Voyé, Liliane, and Karel Dobbelaere (2014)
    In K. Dobbelaere and A. Pérez-Agote (eds.) The Intimate: New Conflicts between Religion and Polity. Laws about Life, Death and the Family in So-called Catholic Countries. Leuven: Universitaire Pers Leuven.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; Moral; Catholic, Belgium; Belgium
  • Louvain et l'analyse du religieux. De l'ethnologie missionnaire à l’anthropologie prospective du virtuel.
    Servais, Olivier (2013)
    Histoire, monde et cultures religieuses 26:2: 95-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Sociology of religion, Belgium
  • Social correlates of church attendance in three European Catholic countries.
    Conway, Brian (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:1: 61-80.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values Study data; some correlates of church attendance vary from one country to another & many do not.

    Associated Search Terms: Slovenia; Belgium; Catholic, Belgium; Catholic, Ireland; Catholic, Slovenia; Ireland; Practice
  • Les conceptions de l'après-mort chez le jeunes Belges francophones en Wallonie et à Bruxelles: transactions symboliques et recompositions de l’objet “religion.”
    Osés Bermejo, José Juan (2013)
    Social Compass 60:1: 59-78.

    Based on semi-structured interviews with 35 French-speaking Belgian young adults.

    Associated Search Terms: Afterlife; Reincarnation; Young adults; Belgium
  • Cheminer avec Dieu: Pentecôtismes et migrations à Bruxelles.
    Maskens, Maité (2013)
    Bruxelles: Éditions de l’Université de Bruxelles.

    Ethnographic study of African & Latin American Pentecostals in Brussels.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Brussels; Latin American Belgians; Participant observation; Migrant; Pentecostal, Belgium; African Belgians
  • Gendering Islamic religiosity in the second generation: Gender differences in religious practices and the association with gender role values among Moroccan- and Turkish-Belgian Muslims.
    Scheible, Jana A., and Fenella Fleischmann (2013)
    Gender and Society 27:3: 372-395.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Turkish Belgians; Moroccan Belgians; Gender traditionalism; Gender; Belgium
  • Portrait du catholicisme en Belgique.
    Voyé, Liliane, and Karel Dobbelaere (2012)
    In A. Pérez-Agote (ed.) Potraits du Catholciisme: une comparaison européenne. Rennes: Presses Universitaires de Rennes, pp. 11-61.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Belgium; Belgium
  • Islam belge au pluriel.
    Maréchal, Brigitte, and Farid El Asri (2012)
    Louvain-la-Neuve: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Islam, Belgium
  • L'Église marginalisée?
    Voyé, Liliane, Karel Dobbelaere, and Jaak Billiet. (2012)
    In L. Voyé, K. Dobbelaere, and K. Abts (eds.) Autres Temps Autres Moers: Travail, Famille, Ethique et Politique: La Vision des Belges. Bruxelles: Éd. Racine, pp. 145-172.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Catholic, Belgium; Marginality
  • Guérir par l’islam : l’adoption du rite de guérison prophétique – roqya- par les salafistes en France et en Belgique.
    Touag, Hanifa (2012)
    In Farid El Asri and Brigitte Maréchal (eds.) Islam Belge au pluriel. Louvain-la-Neuve: Presses Universitaires de Louvain, pp. 201-218.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Belgium; Healing; Exorcism; Belgium
  • Queering conversion: Exploring new theoretical pathways to understand religious conversion in a Western context.
    Peumans, Wim, and Christiane Stallaert (2012)
    In Peter Nynäs and Andrew Kam-Tuck Yip (eds.) Religion, Gender and Sexuality in Everyday Life. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, pp. 109-124.

    Case study of a gay male Belgian Marxist who converted to Islam.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; Belgium; Homosexuality; Islam, Belgium; Conversion
  • Determinants of Attitudes toward Muslim Students among Flemish Teachers: A Research Note.
    Agirdag, Orhan, Patrick Loobuyck, and Mieke Van Houtte (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:2: 368-376.

    Analyzes 2008-09 questionnaire data from Flemish teachers. Female, Muslim, & younger teachers, & those with 4-year degrees were more positive toward Muslim students, while those in majority-Muslim schools were more negative toward them.

    Associated Search Terms: Teachers; Belgium; Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Education; Flemish Belgians; Islam, Belgium
  • L'Iris et le croissant. Bruxelles et l'Islam à l'épreuve de la co-inclusion.
    Dassetto, Felice (2011)
    Louvain-la-Neuve: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Brussels; Islam, Belgium
  • Religious identification, beliefs and practices among Turkish- and Moroccan Belgian Muslims: Intergenerational continuity and acculturative change.
    Güngör, Derya, Fenella Fleischmann, and Karen Phalet (2011)
    Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology 42:8: 1356-1374.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkish Belgians; Moroccan Belgians; Islam, Belgium; Generations; Change; Belgium; Acculturation
  • Religious identification, beliefs, and practices among Turkish Belgian and Moroccan Belgian Muslims: Intergenerational continuity and acculturative change.
    Gungor, Derya, Fenella Fleischmann, and Karen Phalet. (2011)
    Journal of Cross-Culural Psychology 42:8: 1356-1374.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Turkish Belgians; Practice; Moroccan Belgians; Islam, Belgium; Generations; Belgium; Identification
  • Crossing boundaries: Ethnicity and Islamic conversion in Belgium.
    Leman, Johan, Christiane Stallaert, Priscilla Choi, and Imam Lechkar (2010)
    Ethnoculture 2: 27-44.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Conversion; Ethnic; Islam, Belgium
  • Late 20th-century trends in Catholic religiousness: Belgium compared with Western and Central European nations.
    Dobbelaere, Karel, and Jaak Billiet (2010)
    In Leo Kenis, Jaak Billiet, and Patrick Pasture (eds.) La trasformation des églises chrétiennes en Europe occidenale. Leuven: Leuven University Press, pp. 113-145.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Belgium; Catholic, Belgium; Europe; Religiosity
  • Religious Practices among Islamic Immigrants: Moroccan and Turkish Men in Belgium.
    Smits, Fransje, Stign Ruiter, and Frank von Tubergen (2010)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 49:2: 247-263.

    Analyzes 1994-96 survey data; levels of practice depend on attendance at a Keranic school in the country of origin, religiosity of home region, low level of education, residence in an area of many Mosques in Belgium, & association with co-ethnics.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkish Belgians; Practice; Moroccan Belgians; Migrant; Education; Belgium; Islam, Belgium
  • Ethnic dimensions in the discourse and identity strategies of European converts to Islam in Anadalusia and Flanders.
    Leman, Johan, Christiane Stallaert, and Imam Lechkar (2010)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 36:9: 1483-1497.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Flanders; Conversion; Ethnic; Spain, Andalusia; Islam, Spain; Islam, Belgium; Identity
  • Life Satisfaction in Chronic Pain Patients: The Stress-buffering Role of the Centrality of Religion.
    Dezutter, Jessie, Linda A. Robinson, Koen Luyckx, and Dirk Hutsebaut (2010)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 49:3: 507-516.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from members of a Belgian patients association; centrality of religion as a meaning system buffers the effect of chronic pain on life satisfaction.

    Associated Search Terms: Pain; Medical; Life satisfaction; Belgium; Centrality of religion
  • Identités sexuelles pentecôtistes: féminités et masculinités dans les assemblées bruxelloises.
    Maskens, Maïté (2009)
    Autrepart 49: 65-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexuality; Identity; Belgium, Brussels; Pentecostal, Belgium
  • 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 Pentecôtisme à Bruxelles. Expériences croisées.
    Maskens, Maïté (2008)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 143: 49-68.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Pentecostal, Belgium; Belgium, Brussels
  • Submitting to God, Submitting to the Self. Secular and Religious Trajectories of Second Generation Maghrebi in Belgium.
    Fadil, Nadia (2008)
    Leuven: KULeuven, Faculteit Sociale Wetenschappen, Centrum voor Sociologsch Onderzoek.

    Associated Search Terms: North African Belgians; Generations; Islam, Belgium; Belgium
  • Kinship and Shifting Intra-Family Focalism among the Italo-Brussels Jehovah's Witnesses.
    Leman, Johan (2008)
    Social Compass 55:3: 351-358.

    Over time, membership came less through conversion in response to migration & lack of family ties & more through the family itself.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Italian Belgians; Jehovah´s Witness, Belgium; Belgium, Brussels
  • Two Different Types of Manifest Secularization: Belgium and France Compared.
    Dobbelaere, Karel (2008)
    In Eileen Barker (ed.) The Centrality of Religion in Social Life. Essays in Honour of James A. Beckford. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 69-82.

    Overview of the history of the legal status of religion in France & Belgium.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Belgium; Comparative; France; Secularization; State
  • "Not Us, But You Have Changed!" Discourses of Difference and Belonging among Haredi Women.
    Longman, Chia (2007)
    Social Compass 54:1: 77-95.

    Associated Search Terms: Ba'alot teshuvah; Feminism; Jewish, Orthodox, Belgium; Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.; Women; Discourse
  • Religious Bricolage in a Legal Perspective. Between Aporia and Inescapability.
    Christians, Louise-Léon (2006)
    Social Compass 53:1: 117-123.

    Associated Search Terms: Bricolage; Law; Belgium
  • La gestion publique de la diversité religieuse en Belgique. Pluralisme religieux et pratiques d'accommodement.
    Voyé, Liliane, and Karel Dobbelaere (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 163-185.

    Associated Search Terms: Accommodation; Pluralism; Belgium; State
  • La Laïcité Ecclésialisée. Le Cas de la Belgique.
    Javeau, Claude (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 187-193.

    Notes the organized nature of non-religion in Belgium.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Atheist; Belgium
  • Cults: Do Democracies Need Laws of Exception? The Belgian Experience.
    Fautré, Willy (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 93-111.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; State; New religions; Belgium
  • La politique religieuse des États. Considérations sur l'émergence et la formulation de lois portant sur les sectes en France et en Belgique.
    Côté, Pauline (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 285-342.

    Associated Search Terms: State; New religions; Belgium; France; Law
  • Transaction-compromis et orientation systémique. Un modèle cybernétique peut-il nous éclairer?
    Remy, Jean (2006)
    In Paul-André Turcotte and Jean Remy (eds.) Médiations et compromis. Institutions religieuses et symboliques sociales. Contributions à une relecture des classiques de la sociologie. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 255-279.

    Associated Search Terms: Power; Adaptation; Catholic, France; Mediation; Dynamic disequilibrium; Transaction; Catholic, Belgium; France; Belgium; Compromise
  • Religious Affiliation and Attendance among Immigrants in Eight Western Countries: Individual and Contextual Effects.
    Tubergen, Frank van (2006)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 45:1: 1-22.

    Combines data from 20 surveys conducted 1974-2000 in 8 western nations; distinguishes individual, origin, destination, & community effects. Finds the greater religiosity of women not universal.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Australia; Belgium; Migrant; Denmark; Canada; United States; Women; Italy; Great Britain
  • La laïcité ecclésialisée en Belgique.
    Javeau, Claude (2005)
    In J.-P. Willaime and S. Mathieu (eds.) Des maîtres et des dieux. Ecoles et religions en Europe. Paris: Belin.

    Associated Search Terms: Laïcité; Belgium
  • Social exclusion of Muslim youth in Flemish- and French-speaking Belgian schools.
    Merry, Michael S. (2005)
    Comparative Education Review 49;1: 1-23.

    Associated Search Terms: Discrimination; Education; Islam, Belgium; Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Belgium
  • Cosmological and Religious Fundamentals among Igbo Immigrants in Belgium: The Way Out of Segregation.
    Okechukwu Onah, Sebastian, and Johan Leman (2005)
    Social Compass 52:4: 513-527,

    Associated Search Terms: African Belgians; Liminality; Belgium; Igbo Belgians; Migrant
  • Religion in Modernity.
    Dobbelaere, Karel (2004)
    In Alasdair Crockett and Richard O'Leary (ed.) Patterns and Processes of Religious Change in Modern Industrial Societies. Europe and the United States. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 139-164.

    Based on 1990s international survey data, with a focus on Belgium.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Modernity; Globalization; Differentiation; Individualism
  • Privatization in the Family Sphere: Longitudinal and Comparative Analyses in Four European Countries.
    Vandecasteele, Leen, and Jaak Billiet (2004)
    In Wil Arts and Loek Halman (eds.) European Values at the Turn of the Millennium. European Values Studies 7. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, pp. 205-227.

    Analyzes European Values Study data for 4 nations: Belgium, Denmark, Ireland, Spain. The more the church commitment, the more people are attached to the homogamy & material aspects of marriage.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Spain; Marriage; Denmark; Belgium
  • La renaissance du Hassidisme de 1945 à nos jours.
    Gutwirth, Jacques (2004)
    Paris: Odille Jacob.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Hasidic, U.S.A.; United States; Charisma; Mysticism; Great Britain, London; Israel, Jerusalem; United States, New York, New York; Belgium, Antwerp; Jewish, Hasidic, Israel; Jewish, Hasidic, France; Jewish, Hasidic, Belgium
  • La "religion invisible" en Belgique: questions de visibilité.
    Hiernaux, Jean-Pierre, and Olivier Servais (2003)
    Social Compass 50:3: 335-343.

    Sees new forms of concern with ultimacy replacing church forms.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Belgium; Invisible religion
  • Mutations normatives dans la socialisation religieuse. De la transmission à l'invention: normes en transaction et paradigme identitaire.
    Voyé, Liliane (2003)
    Éducation et sociétés 11:1: 35-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Identity; Education; Change; Socialization
  • The importance of religiosity and values in predicting political attitudes: Evidence for the continuing importance of religiosity in Flanders (Belgium).
    Duriez, Bart, Patrick Luyten, Boris Snauwaert, and Dirk Hutsebaut (2002)
    Mental Health, Religion and Culture 5:1: 35-54.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Flanders; Politics, Belgium; Religiosity; Values
  • De la religion: ambivalences et distancements respectabilité.
    Voyé, Liliane, and Karel Dobbelaere (2001)
    In B. Bawin-Legros, L. Voyé, K. Dobbelaere, and M. Elchardus (eds.) Belge toujours. Burxelles: De Boeck-Larcier, pp. 146-149.

    Associated Search Terms: Ambivalence; Belgium
  • The Functions and Dysfunctions of the Belgian Bishops' Public Interventions.
    Dobbelaere, Karel (2001)
    In A. Walker and M. Percy (eds.) Restoring the Image. Essays on Religion and Society in Honour of David Martin. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, pp. 22-37.

    Associated Search Terms: Bishops´ conference; Bishop; Belgium; Catholic, Belgium
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