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  • Fact Factory: Sociological Expertise and Episcopal Decision Making in the Netherlands.
    Dols, Chris (2014)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Radboud Univrsiteit Nijmegen.

    Associated Search Terms: Bishop; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Policy research; Sociology of religion, Netherlands
  • Certainty and uncertainty in contemporary spirituality and Catholicism: Finding proof versus destabilizing certainties in popular religion in the Netherlands.
    Knibbe, Kim (2014)
    Social Compass 61:4: 537-549.

    Ethnographic reseach on a contemporary spirituality group seeking proof of the "other side" & in a group of liberal Catholics seeking to deal with uncertainty.

    Associated Search Terms: Spiritualist, Netherlands; Doubt; Netherlands; Participant observation; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Religion, homosexuality, and contested social orders in the Netherlands, the western Balkans, and Sweden.
    Berg, Mariecke van der, David J. Bos, Marco Derks, R. Ruard Ganzevoort, Miloš Jovanovi?, Anne-Marie Korte, and Srdjan Sremac (2014)
    In Gladys Ganiel, Heidemarie Winkel, and Christophe Monnot (eds.) Religion in Times of Crisis. Leiden: Brill, pp. 116-134.

    Religion is the "other" in the Netherlands, LGBT is the "other" in the western Balkans. In Sweden, an Evangelical pastor who tested a hate speech law was supported generally in the exercise of his free speech but much vilified for his views. Stances toward religion & homosexuality serve as national identity markers.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Serbia; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Sweden; Montenegro; Islam, Bosnia; Identity, national; Homosexuality; Croatia; Comparative; Netherlands; Bosnia; Catholic, Croatia
  • Explaining Differences in Philanthropic Behavior between Christians, Muslims, and Hindus in the Netherlands.
    Carabain, Christine L., and René Bekers (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 53:4: 419-440.

    Analyzes 2008 Dutch interview data. Community orientation, communal worship orientation, & beliefs affect giving patterns. Dutch Hindus have more secular & less religious giving levels, Dutch Muslims more religious & less secular.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Netherlands; Altruism; Belief; Contributions; Hindu, Netherlands; Netherlands; Protestant, Netherlands; Indian Dutch; Catholic, Netherlands
  • And Who is Your Neighbor? Explaining Denominational Differences in Charitable Giving and Volunteering in the Netherlands.
    Bekkers, René, and Theo Schuyt (2008)
    Review of Religious Research 50:1: 74-96.

    Contributions to religion are based on involvement, to charities on values socialized in by churches. Dutch Catholics are less involved & thus contribute less than Protestants, both to religion & to secular charities.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, Netherlands; Volunteering; Protestant, Netherlands; Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Altruism; Contributions
  • The Role of Religious Certainty and Uncertainty in Moral Orientation in a Catholic Province in the Netherlands.
    Knibbe, Kim (2008)
    Social Compass 55:1: 20-30.

    Participant observation data from a study group is interpreted to show uncertainty as well as certainty working to orient people.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands, Limburg; Participant observation; Conflict; Catholic, Netherlands; Change
  • Hope for Healing: The Mobilization of Interest in Three Types of Religious Healing in the Netherlands Since 1850.
    Vellenga, Sipco J. (2008)
    Social Compass 55:3: 330-350.

    Interprets historical trends with market concepts.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Market model; Medical; Netherlands; Pentecostal, Netherlands; Esoteric; Entrepreneur, sectarian; Catholic, Netherlands; Healing
  • Saint Healing in Dutch Catholicism: Mobilisation, Markets, and Modernity.
    Valenga, Sipco J. (2007)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 22:1: 75-90.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Healing; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • Mixing Ovaries and Rosaries. Catholic Religion and Reproduction in the Netherlands, 1870-1970.
    Schoonheim, Marloes (2006)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Demography; Fertility
  • The Positioning of the Parish in a Context of Individualization.
    De Groot, Kees, Joris Kregting, and Erik Borgman (2005)
    Social Compass 52:2: 211-223.

    Analyzes 2003 questionnaire data from Dutch Catholic parish councils. Factor analysis: an "accessible" type that included most cases & a distinctively "Christian" type, not identical to but analogous to the "service" & "exclusive" types theorized.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Factor analysis; Parish; Parish council
  • "Although We Are Catholic, We Are Dutch"--The Transition of the Dutch Catholic Church from Sect to Church as an Explanation for its Growth and Decline.
    Sengers, Erik (2004)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 43:1: 129-139.

    When the Dutch Catholic Church was in tension with its society, it grew.

    Associated Search Terms: Sect; Catholic, Netherlands; Rational choice theory; Netherlands
  • Religion and Social Mobility in Nineteenth-century The Hague.
    Poppel, Frans van, Aart C. Liefbroer, and Jona Schellekens (2003)
    Sociology of Religion 64:2: 247-271.

    Based on a sampling from marriage records. Very little vertical mobility occurred in 19th century The Hague, leaving Protestants over-represented in the upper class, Jews in the petit bourgeoisie, & Catholics in the working class.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Jewish, Netherlands; Protestant, Netherlands; Stratification; Historical; Netherlands, The Hague; Mobility (vertical); Community study
  • "Official" Doctrine and "Unofficial" Pratices: The Negotiation of Catholicism in a Netherlands Community.
    Watling, Tony (2001)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 40:4: 573-590.

    Despite a decline in the Netherlands, Catholicism shows vitality in democratically organized local religious communities that engage in unofficial practices.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Catholic, Netherlands; Popular religion; Netherlands, Aalten
  • Negotiating Religious Pluralism: The Dialectical Development of Religious Identities in the Netherlands.
    Watling, Tony (1999)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. thesis, University of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Gereformeerd, Netherlands; Pluralism; Netherlands, Aalten; Catholic, Netherlands; Christeljik Gereformeerd; Nederlands Hervormd; Participant observation; Denomination (organizational entity)
  • The Effect of Religion on Self-interest Morality.
    Voert, Marijke ter, Albert Felling, and Jan Peters (1994)
    Review of Religious Research 35:4: 302-323.

    Analyzes 1990 interview data from Dutch adults; finds belief, religious participation, & denomination affect honesty in such matters as taxes & benefits claims.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Atheist, Netherlands; Orthodox Calvinist, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Belief; Netherlands; Moral; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Neo-Calvinist, Netherlands
  • The Effect of Religion on Work Attitudes in The Netherlands.
    Voert, Marijke ter (1993)
    Social Compass 40:1: 33-44.

    Analyzes 1990-91 Dutch survey data; denomination had indirect effects on work attitudes. Orthodox Calvinists especially had a Christian work ethic.

    Associated Search Terms: Nederlands Hervormd, Netherlands; Gereformeerd, Netherlands; Orthodox Calvinist, Netherlands; Protestant Ethic; Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • St. Gerard's wrath: Religious power politics in a Dutch community.
    Bax, Mart (1992)
    Anthropological Quarterly 65:4: 177-186.

    Relates a monastery community ritually removing the blessings & protection of a chapel's patron saint by humiliating its statue in the 1870s, when the local diocese sought to take it over.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands, Rykhuysen; Catholic, Netherlands; Monasticism; Historical; Saints; Conflict
  • Religious Assortive Marriage in the Netherlands, 1938-1983.
    Hendrickx, John, Jan Lammers, and Wout Ultee (1991)
    Review of Religious Research 33:2: 123-145.

    Analyzes 1938, '63, & '83 marriage data from the Netherlands; shows religious homogamy declining with urbanization & industrialization; suggests a secularization process.

    Associated Search Terms: Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Secularization; Gereformeerde Kerken vrijgemaakt; Urbanization; Marriage; Industrialization; Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Resistance to Change in a Religious Institution.
    Laeyendecker, Leo (1989)
    Netherlands' Journal of Social Science 25:1: 4-17.

    Studies Vatican II reforms, & reaction.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Change
  • Fighting with Sacraments: The Evolution of a Roman Catholic Regime in Dutch Brabant.
    Bax, Mart (1989)
    In Jeremy Boissevain and Jojada Verrips (eds.) Dutch Dilemmas: Anthropologists Look at the Netherlands. Assen: Van Gorcum, pp. 24-41.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • Catholicism and Social Change in the Netherlands: A Case of Radical Secularization?
    Lechner, Frank J. (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:2: 136-147.

    Critique of John A. Coleman, The Evolution of Dutch Catholicism 1958-74 (1979).

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Secularization; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Religion und Konfession: Studien zur politischen, ethischen und religiösen Einstellungen von Katholischen, Protestanten und Konfessionslosen ind er Bundesrepublic Deutschland und in den Niederlanden.
    Daiber, Karl Fritz (ed.) (1989)
    Hanover: Lutherisches Verlaghaus.

    Analyzes 1982 West German survey data, & separate Dutch data.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Germany; Germany, West; Politics, Germany; Politics, Netherlands; Netherlands; Moral; Protestant, Netherlands; Protestant, Germany; Atheist, Netherlands; Atheist, Germany; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Konfessionelle Kulturen in den Niederlanden.
    Peters, Jan, and Osmund Schreuder (1989)
    In Karl-Fritz Daiber (ed.) Religion und Konfession. Hanover: Lutherisches Verlagshaus, pp. 113-138.

    Overview of Dutch confessional cultures; presents survey data on denominational commitment of Catholic, Reformed, Neo-Calvinist, & Pietist respondents. Examines political, economic, & cultural values.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Values; Pietist, Netherlands; Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands; Neo-Calvinist, Netherlands; Denomination (organizational entity); Catholic, Netherlands
  • Return to mission status?: Religious reality and priestly perception in Catholic Dutch Brabant.
    Bax, Mart (1988)
    Ethnologia Europaea 18: 73-79.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Clergy
  • Rebellion at the Lindenburgh: Southern Dutch Monastic Power Relations in a Developmental Perspective.
    Bax, Mart (1986)
    Sociologia Neerlandica 22:2: 130-144.

    Analyzes a 1967-74 conflict between priests & brothers in the Lindenburgh monastery, as the latter began to develop trade-centered enterprises.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Netherlands; Monasticism; Conflict; Catholic, Netherlands; Polity
  • Religious Infighting and the Formation of a Dominant Catholic Regime in Southern Dutch Society.
    Bax, Mart (1985)
    Social Compass 32:1: 57-72.

    Cites the relative autonomy of religious processes & explains the growth of a clerical dominance in southern Holland, with the tension inherent in the dual nature of the Catholic hierarchical structure in the power relations amidst government changes.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Polity; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Popular Devotions, Power, and Religious Regimes in Catholic Dutch Brabant.
    Bax, Mart (1985)
    Ethnology 24:3: 215-228.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • "Us" Catholics and "them" Catholics in Dutch Brabant: The dialectics of a religious factional process.
    Bax, Mart (1983)
    Anthropological Quarterly 56: 167-178.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Conflict; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Religion and Euthanasia in the Netherlands. Exploring a Diffuse Relationship.
    Hilhorst, Henri W.A. (1983)
    Social Compass 30;4: 491-502.

    Presents churches' stands & 1980 national poll data.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; Moral; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Netherlands; Calvinist, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • La Pratique dans le Cadre des Modèles Pastoraux.
    Hemert, Martien van (1983)
    Social Compass 30:4: 457-475.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from clergy & members of 1,800 Dutch Catholic parishes; focuses on participation & motives involved in baptism, communion, & confirmation.

    Associated Search Terms: Motive; Parish; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Clergy
  • La Pratique dans le Cadre des Modèles Pastoreaux.
    VanHemert, Martien (1983)
    Social Compass 30:4: 457-475.

    Examines motives involved in introducing children to the sacraments in Dutch Catholic parishes; develops a typology of parishes.

    Associated Search Terms: Children; Catholic, Netherlands; Parish; Netherlands; Socialization
  • From Pillarization to New Religious Pluralism. A Social Science Congress on Religion and Politics, Amsterdam 1983.
    Thung, Mady A. (1983)
    Social Compass 30:4: 503-524.

    Overview of Dutch religion & its social scientific study, occasioned by a scholarly meeting.

    Associated Search Terms: Free Reformed, Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Pluralism; Netherlands; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands
  • Soziologie des Katholizismus in den Niederlanden.
    Laeyendecker, Leo (1980)
    In Krl Gabriel and Franz-Xaver kaufmann 9eds.), Zur Soziologie des Katholizismus. Mainz: Matthias Grünwald Verlag, pp. 166-200.

    Long-term historical view, beginning with the 12th century.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Pluralism and assimilation in the Netherlands., with special reference to Dutch Catholicism.
    Thurlings, Jan M.G. (1979)
    International Journal of Comparative Sociology 20:1/2: 82-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Pluralism
  • The Evolution of Dutch Catholicism 1958-1974.
    Coleman, John A. (1978)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Identity and Pluralism. A Case-study.
    Thurlings, Jan M.G. (1978)
    In Hans Mol (ed.) Identtiy and Religion. International, cross-Cultural Approaches. Beverly Hills, California: Sage, pp. 169-177.

    Examines Dutch Catholicism in terms both of its minority status & strong collective identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Pluralism; Minority
  • Confessional Attachment and Electoral Behavior in the Netherlands.
    Miller, Warren E., and Philip C. Stouthard (1975)
    European Journal of Political Research 3:3: 219-258.

    Analyzes 1970 & '72 survey research from The Netherlands; links the rejections of institutional religion & institutional politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Calvinist, Netherlands; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • Dutch Catholics on Birth Control and Sexuality.
    Hutjes, Jan M. (1975)
    Sociologia Neerlandica 11:2: 144-158.

    Analyzes 1969 survey data from Dutch Catholic couples (wives aged under 50); church commitment was inversely related to use of artificial contraception.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexual attitudes; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Commitment; Birth control
  • The Deferred Revolution: A Social Experiment in Church Innovation in Holland.
    Goddijn, Walter (1974)
    Amsterdam: Elsevier.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Change
  • La legitimation concurrente de Gazzada. Analyse sociologique d'une pratique semiotique.
    Baers, Paul (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 459-473.

    Analyzes the Gazzada Report, a study of the Dutch New Catechism by theologians appointed by the Dutch hierarchy & by the Vatican.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Sociolinguistics; Semiotics
  • The Attitude of Adults towards God.
    VanAerde, Mark (1972)
    Social Compass 19:3: 407-413.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Dutch Catholic adults; shows qualities respondents associated with God, and between these attributes with their background variables.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Roman Catholics and Their Schools.
    VanKemenade, Josephus Antonius (1971)
    Sociologia Neerlandicaa 7:1: 15-27.

    Surveys Dutch Catholic educators & parents; finds an increase of belief that separate schools are not necessary, though that is till very much a minority view.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Education
  • Roman Catholics and Their Schools.
    Kemenade, Josephus Antonius van (1971)
    Sociologia Neerlandica 7:1: 15-27.

    Analyzes survey data from parents, teachers, & principals of Dutch Catholic schools; shows a desire to retain religiously-sponsored education but to overcome isolation from other churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecumenism; Netherlands; Education; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Quartre enquêtes sur la signification de la vie religieuse parmi quatre groupes differents de religieux aus Pays-Bas.
    Stoop. W. (1971)
    Social Compass 18:1: 117-122.

    Reviews studies conducted 1966-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Orders/congregations
  • The Case of Dutch Catholicism: A Contribution to the Theory of the Pluralistic Society./Il caso del cattolicesimo olandese: un contributo alla teoria della società pluralistica.
    Thurlings, Jan M.G. (1971)
    Sociologia Neerlandica 7:2: 118-136./Humanitas 4 (1973): 243-263.

    Historical analysis focusing on Dutch Catholic minority group identity after the 17th century.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Pluralism
  • Réorientation ou désintégration? Une enquête sociologique sur une congrégation religieuse masculin aux Pays-Bas.
    Verdonk, A.L.T. (1971)
    Social Compass 18:1: 123-141.

    Reports data from a 1967 survey of members of the Netherlands Province of the Holy Family Missionaries.

    Associated Search Terms: Holy Family Missionaries; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Orders/congregations
  • Some Groups at Present Seeking to Influence the Development of Roman Catholicism in the Netherlands.
    McCaffery, Peter G. (1970)
    Unpublished thesis, Oxford University.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • The Priests of the Dutch Church Province. Number and Functions.
    Poeisz, Josef J. (1967)
    Social Compass 14:3: 233-253.

    Presents 1965 data on Dutch Catholic clergy; numbers, ages, background, & assignments.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • L'Église d'aujourd'hui. Une exploration de la Hollande catholique en 1966.
    Steeman, Theodore M. (1967)
    Social Compass 14:3: 165-202.

    Overview & interpretation of statistics & modern history of Dutch Catholicism.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • The Parishes of the Dutch Church Province, 1-1-1966.
    Poeisz, Josef J. (1967)
    Social Compass 14:3: 203-231.

    Presents detailed ecclesiastical data.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands
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