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  • India: The Politics of (Re)Conversion to Hinduism of Christian Aboriginals.
    Jaffrelot, Christophe (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 197-215.

    Historical overview of the post-independence political reaction against "non-Indian" religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; Conversion; Historical; Nationalism; Politics, India; India
  • Christian by Birth or Rebirth? Generation and Difference in an Indian American Christian Church.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2004)
    In Tony Carnes and Fengang Yang (eds.) Asian American Religions. The Making and Remaking of Borders and Boundaries. New York: New York University Press, pp. 160-181.

    Studies an Orthodox Indian American parish that experienced generational conflict. Exact location in the U.S. is not disclosed.

    Associated Search Terms: Saint Thomas Christian (India); Participant observation; Parish; Migrant; Indian Americans; Generations; Conflict
  • Christians of India.
    Robinson, Rowena (2003)
    New Delhi: Sage.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India
  • The Christian Clergy in India. Social Structure and Social Roles.
    Oomen, T.K., and Hunter Mabry (2000)
    New Delhi: Sage.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India; Clergy
  • La double identité des chrétiens keralais: confessions et castes chrétiennes au Kerala (Inde du Sud).
    Chaput, Pascale (1999)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 44/106: 5-24.

    Caste & denominational lines among Christians in Kerala more or less coincide.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; Christian, India; India, Kerala
  • The Political Status of Christians in North-west India and their Expectations of the Government.
    Dogar, Vidya Sagar J. (1998)
    Religion and Society 45:4: 99-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India; Politics, India
  • The Politics of Religious Discrimination and the Christian Dalit Question.
    Prabhakar, M.E. (1998)
    Religion and Society 45:3: 54-83.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India; Discrimination; Caste
  • Andhra Christians--Some Demographic and Ecclesial Issues.
    Prabhakar, M.E. (1990)
    Religion and Society (India) 37:1: 4-28.

    Reviews 1951-81 census data on the Christian population of Andhra Pradesh State, India.

    Associated Search Terms: Demography; India, Andra Pradesh; Christian, India
  • Christian Dalits: A Sociological Study of Post-Conversion Experience.
    Japhet, S. (1987)
    Unpublished M.Phil. Thesis, Bangalore University.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; Conversion; Caste; India
  • Christianity and Culture Change in India.
    Sahay, Keshari N. (1986)
    New Delhi: Inter-India Publications.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Culture; Christian, India; India
  • Ethnic process and minority identity: A comparative study of Muslims and Christians of UP.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1984)
    Sociological Bulletin 33:1/2: 99-122. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp. 100-121]

    Educational ventures of Christians & Muslims led to class tensions within the Christian group & between the Hindu & Christian groups.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh State; Social construction of reality; Christian, India; Ethnic; Identity; Minority; Levels in depth; Islam, India
  • Patterns of Minority Identiy: A Lucknow Study.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Christian, India; Identity; India, Lucknow; Minority; Politics, India
  • L'Implantation Portugaise au Kerala et ses Effets sur l'Organisation Sociale et Religieuse des Syriens et sur le Système des Castes.
    Houtart, François (1981)
    Social Compass 29:2/3: 201-235.

    Reviews the Portuguese attempt to impose the Latin rite, & of the Syrian-Indians' religious regrouping in non-caste structures that resemble castes.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Catholic, India; Caste; Syrian Indians; Saint Thomas Christian (India); Colonialism
  • Religion et Modes de Production Précapitalistes.
    Houtart, François (1980)
    Bruxelles: Éditions de l'Université de Bruxelles.

    Associated Search Terms: Marxian; Mode of production; Early Christian; Hebrew; Comparative; Hindu; Buddhist, India
  • Kerala Christians and the caste system.
    Fuller, C.J. (1976)
    Man 11:1: 53-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; India, Kerala; Christian, India
  • Class and urban migration in south India: Christian elites in Madras City.
    Caplan, Lionel (1976)
    Sociological Bulletin 25:2: 207-224.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; India, Madras, Madras; Class; Christian, India; Migration; Urban
  • Social Distance among Religious and Linguistic Communities.
    Muttagi, P.K. (1975)
    Indian Journal of Social Work 36:2: 159-171.

    Analyzes social distance data from questionnaires developed for the study & administered to University of Bombay students; shows social distance preferences of Buddhists, Christians, Hindus, Muslims, & Parsees toward religious & linguistic groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Parsee, India; India; Hindu, India; Social distance; Islam, India; Christian, India; Buddhist, India; Students, undergraduate
  • Religion and Revolution.
    Lewy, Guenter (1974)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Islam; Sudan; Sri Lanka; Spain; Mexico; India; Germany; Egypt; China; Burma; Brazil; Latin America; Africa; Puritan, Great Britain; Catholic, Mexico; Jewish; Hindu, India; Christian; Revolution; Messian; Cargo cult; Anabaptist
  • The Christian College in Developing India. A Sociological Inquiry.
    Dickinson, Richard D.N., Jr. (1971)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India; Education
  • Caste and Christianity in Kerala.
    Alexander, K.C. (1971)
    Social Compass 18:4: 551-560.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Caste; Christian, India
  • La situation socio-économique des Chrétiens de Malawa (MP), Inde.
    Pothen, K.P. (1971)
    Social Compass 18:4: 561-574.

    Studies the current status of a community established by 19th century missionaries.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India, Malwa; Stratification
  • Christian Colleges in Indian National Development.
    Dickinson, Richard D.N., Jr. (1968)
    The Hague: Institute of Social Studies; Louvain: Fédération Internationale des Instituts de Recherches Sociales et Socio-Religieuses.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Development; India; Christian, India
  • The Impact of Christianity on the Uraon of the Chainpur Belt in Chotanagpur: An Analysis of its Cultural Processes.
    Sahay, Keshari N. (1968)
    American Anthropologist 70: 923-942.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions; India, Chotanagpur; Christian, India; Uraon; Conversion
  • Some Demographic Characteristics of Christianity in India.
    d'Souza, Stanislaus (1966)
    Social Compass 13:5/6: 415-430.

    Based on 1881-1961 data, with a focus on 1951-61.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Christian, India; Demography
  • Some Demographic Characteristics of Christianity in India.
    Souza, V.S. d' (1966)
    Social Compass 13:5/6: 415-430.

    Associated Search Terms: Demography; India; Christian, India
  • Where Christians are a Minority.
    Schermerhorn, Richard Alonzo (1962)
    Antioch Review 21:4: 497-509.

    Places the newer (i.e., non-Syrian) Christians of India in a trajectory that leads to caste-like chasms that eventually prevent expansion.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; Christian, India; India
  • Caste in the Churches of South India in Madurai.
    Elder, Joseph Walter (1954)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Oberlin College

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; Christian, India; India, Madurai
  • Occupational Differentiation in South India.
    Gist, Noel P. (1954)
    Social Forces 33:2: 129-138.

    Analyzes interview data from household heads in Mysore City & Bangalore; shows occupational distribution among religions.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Mysore, Mysore City; Christian, India; Islam, India; Hindu, India; India, Mysore, Bangalore
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