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  • Le monachisme dans l'Église et la société. Une perspective de sociologie historique.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (2015)
    In Jason Zuidema (ed.) Understanding the Consecrated Life in Canada. Critical Essays on Contemporary Trends. Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Cognitive minority; Monasticism; Troeltsch, Ernst; Weber, Max
  • Secular Humanism and Atheism beyond Progressive Secularism.
    Cimino, Richard, and Christopher Smith (2007)
    Sociology of Religion 68:4: 407-424.

    Examines atheists' & humanists' adaptation to their minority status in the U.S.A., with a content analysis of Free Inquiry, 37 interviews, & participant observation.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Content analysis; Atheist, U.S.A.; Cognitive minority
  • La Sociologie des Religions et la Condition de Minoritaire dans le Champ Religieux.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (2004)
    Social Compass 51:1: 45-58.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion; Cognitive minority; Minority
  • The religious order as a cognitive minority in the church and in society.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (2001)
    Social Compass 48:2: 169-191.

    Psychological tension with the environment can range from conflictual intensity to nil.

    Associated Search Terms: Cognitive minority; Orders/congregations
  • On Maintaining Plausibility: The Worldview of Evangelical College Students.
    Hammond, Phillip E., and James Davison Hunter (1984)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 23:3: 221-238.

    Analyzes survey data from students in 10 U.S. public & Christian colleges. More Evangelicals are found at the Evangelical ones, but the religious outlook elsewhere is strengthened, not threatened.

    Associated Search Terms: Plausibility structure; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Moral Majority; Cognitive minority; Conflict; Students, undergraduate
  • La Mort dans le Projet Collectif.
    Martinez, Nicole (1975)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 20/39: 159-167.

    Uses projective tests to explore the cognitions of marginal groups, especially the absence of a future & a turning toward the past.

    Associated Search Terms: Projective tests; Cognitive; Minority; Marginality; Death
  • Jewish Orthodoxy in America: Towards the Sociology of a Residual Category.
    Mayer, Egon (1973)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 15:2: 151-165.

    Suggests that Orthodox Jews in the U.S. have never conceived of themselves as a cognitive minority.

    Associated Search Terms: Cognitive minority; Generations; Minority; Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.
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