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  • Seeking Good Debate: Religion, Science, and Conflict in American Public Life.
    Evans, Michael S. (2016)
    Berkeley; University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Media; Conflict
  • Un cas d’ecclesiolae in ecclesia en Norvège à la lumière de la théorie culturelle d’Emmanuel Todd.
    Knudsen, Jon P. (2016)
    Social Compass 63:1: 57-75.

    Explores the liberal/conservative conflict in the Norwegian Church, between a conservative lay movement and a liberal state church, which corresponds to geographical regions.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, Norway; Conflict; Norway; Regionalism; Ecclesiola; Liberal/conservative
  • Civil religious contention in Cairo, Illinois: priestly and prophetic ideologeis in a "northern" civil rights struggle.
    Reed, Jean-Pierre, Rhys H. Williams, and Kathryn B. Ward (2016)
    Theory and Society 45:1: 25-55.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Illinois, Cairo; Civil religion; Civil rights movement; Conflict; Prophetic-priestly
  • Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland. Religious Practice in Late Modernity.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2016)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2009 surveys, on interviews, & on case studies. For many, the Roman Catholic Church is a convenient foil against which the define their fair. Describes extra-institutional religion--religiosity connected to & going beyond organized churches, thereby balancing individualism. Reports attitudes toward reconciliation & ecumenism.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ambivalence; Catholic, Ireland; Change; Clergy; Conflict; Diversity; Pluralism; Extra-institutional; Individualism; Ireland; Parish council; Secularization; State; Ecumenism
  • Storming Zion. Government Raids on Religious Communities.
    Wright, Stuart A., and Susan J. Palmer (2016)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Overview of government raids on religious minorities. An increase in raids in the 1990s was related to a shift of the anti-cult movement from brain washing accusations to child abuse ones. 6 case studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-cult movement; The Family; Apostate; Branch Davidian; Case study; Child abuse; Conflict theory; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Moral panic; Nuwaubian; Persecution; Scientology; Brainwashing; State; Violence; Twelve Tribes; Social movement
  • Kreationismus und Antikreationismus in denVereinigten Staaten von Amerika. Eine konfliktsoziologische Untersuchung.
    Kaden, Tom (2015)
    Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Evolution
  • Religious dimensions of political conflict and violence.
    Brubaker, Rogers (2015)
    Sociological Theory 33:1: 1-19.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Violence
  • Contradictions, conflcits, dilemmas and temporary resolutions: A sociology of law analysis of Shari'a in selected western societies.
    Richardson, James T. (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 237-252.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Islam; Law; Sharia
  • Europe's Angry Muslims: The Revolt of the Second Generation.
    Leiken, Robert S. (2015)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Europe; Generations; Islam, Europe
  • Conflict & community: Twin tensions in becoming a multiethnic congregation.
    Herzog, Patricia Snell, and Brandon Vaidyanathan (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:4: 507-529.

    2008-09 participant observation & interview data from a northern Indiana formerly Polish parish into which a Mexican parish was merged. The merger did not work; 2 conflicting communities were juxtaposed.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Polish Americans; Participant observation; Parish; Mexican Americans; Latino Americans; Conflict; Catholic, U.S.A.; Case study; Merger
  • Expressing religious idenities in the workplace: Analyzing a neglected diversity dimension.
    Gebert, Diether, Sabine Boerner, Eric Kearney, James E. King, Jr., K. Zhang, and Lynda Jiwen Song. (2014)
    Human Relations 67:5: 543-563.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Conflict; Discrimination
  • Islam and Public Controversy in Europe.
    Göle, Nilüfer (2014)
    Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Europe; Islam, Europe
  • Reconciliation and reconstruction among churches and faith-based organisations in Zimbabwe.
    Ganiel, Gladys, and Joram Tarusarira (2014)
    In Martin Leiner and Susan Flamig (eds.) Sub-Saharan Africa Between Conflict and Reconciliation. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, pp. 55-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Zimbabwe; Conflict; Peace
  • Conversion and brainwahsing: Controversies and contrasts.
    Richardson, James T. (2014)
    In G. Chryssides and B.E. Zeller (eds.) The Bloomsbury Companion to New Religious Movements. New York: Bloomsbury, pp. 89-101.

    Associated Search Terms: Brainwashing; Conflict; Conversion; New religions
  • Can churches contribute to post-violence reconciliation and reconstruction? Insights and applications from Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2014)
    In John Wolffe (ed.) Irish Religious Conflcit in Comparative Perspective; Catholics, Protestants and Muslims. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 59-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Peace; Conflict
  • Cooperación y conflicto: parroquias e immigrantes latinos.
    Fortuny Loret de Mola, Patricia, and Marie Friedmann Marquardt (2014)
    Desacatos 46: 70-87.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Migrant; Congregation; Conflict; United States, Georgia, Atlanta
  • Renegade Amish. Beard Cutting, Hate Crimes, and the Trial of the Bergholz Barbers.
    Kraybill, Donald B. (2014)
    Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

    Narrates the attack & subsequent trial of a cult from the margins of the Amish community, whose members seized Amish critics and forcibly cut their hair & beards. "Cult" is used to refer to an isolated community dominated by an abusive leader.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Ohio, Bergholz; Criminology; Cult; Amish, U.S.A.; Conflict; Violence
  • We Shall Not Be Moved: Methodists Debate Race, Gender and Homosexuality.
    Nickell, Jane Ellen (2014)
    Eugene, Oregon: Pickwick Publications.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Conflict; Historical; Race; United Methodist, U.S.A.; Women; Homosexuality
  • Secularism and Religion in Multi-faith Societies. The Case of India.
    Sen, Ragini, Wolfgang Wagner, and Caroline Howarth (2014)
    Dordrecht: Springer.

    Based on open-ended interviews from a purpose sample of Hindu & Muslim young adult Indians. Secularism was understood as peaceful pluralism &, by the authors, as a form of social capital.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Hindu, India; India; Islam, India; Young adults; Minority; Conflict; Secularism; Social capital; Politics, India
  • Shepherds and sheep: Parish reconfiguration, authority, and activism in a Catholic diocese.
    Loveland, Matthew T., and Margaret Ksander (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:3: 443-465.

    Based on interviews & a web-based survey focusing on 2009 contention over merging parishes in the Syracuse, New York, diocese, followed by a case study of a parish. The latter was marked by lay activism as a result of the conflict involved in the previous closing & merging of parishes.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; United States, New York, Syracuse; Social movement; Parish; Laity; Catholic, U.S.A.; Case study; Lay movements
  • Decline and conflict Causes and consequences of leaership transitions in religious congregations.
    Dollhopf, Erica J., and Christopher P. Scheitle (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:4: 675-697.

    Analyzes the 2006-07 wave of the National Congregations Study data (U.S.A.). Explores why congregation leadership changes were associated with conflict & membership decline.

    Associated Search Terms: Membership; Congregation; Leadership; Conflict
  • Religious diversity in prisons: Chaplaincy and contention.
    Beckford, James A. (2013)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 42:2:1-16.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Conflict; Penology; Pluralism
  • Origins and consequences of religious freedoms: A global overview.
    Finke, Roger (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:3: 297-313.

    Reviews motives & other factors in the state regulation of religions; conflict often results from restriction & persecution.

    Associated Search Terms: Freedom of religion; Minority; Persecution; State; Conflict
  • Diversity and competition: Politics and conflict in new immigrant communities.
    Huang, Weishan (2013)
    In Richard Cimino, Nadia A. Mian, and Weishan Huang (eds.) Ecologies of Faith in New York City. The Evolution of Religious Institutions. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 105-119.

    Focuses on Chinese communities in Flushing.

    Associated Search Terms: Communality; Urban; United States, New York, New York; Conflict; Chinese Americans; Falun Gong, U.S.A.
  • The religious wave: Religion and domestic conflict from 1960 to 2009.
    Fox, Jonathan (2012)
    Civil Wars 14:2: 141-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; War
  • Die konfessionell-religiöse Konfliktlinie zwischen Säkularisierung und Mobilisierung.
    Ro?teutscher, Sigrid (2012)
    Politische Vierteljahresschrift 45 (special issue): 111-133.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Conflict; Competition
  • Contention in religion and state in postrevolutionary Egypt.
    Brown, Nathan J. (2012)
    Social Research 79:2: 531-550.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Conflict; Egypt
  • Ending Holy Wars: Religion and Conflict Resolution in Civil Wars.
    Svensson, Isak (2012)
    Brisbane: Univrsity of Queensland Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Conflict; War
  • Genre, liturgie et contestation dans le catholicisme français.
    Béraud, Céline (2012)
    In A. Cova and B. Dumons (eds.) Femmes, genre et catholicisme. Nouvelles recherches, nouveaux objets (France, XIXe-XXe siècles). Lyon: RESEA du LARHA, pp. 105-118.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, France; Ritual; Conflict; France; Gender
  • Racial habitus, moral conflict, and white moral hegemony within interracial evangelical organizations.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2012)
    Qualitative Sociology 35:1: 89-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Conflict; Parachurch agencies; Race; Moral
  • Religião e conflitos politicos na Venezuela: católicos e evangélicos frente ao governo de Hugo Chávez.
    Smilde, David (2012)
    Religião e Sociedade 32:2: 13-28.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Venezuela; Politics, Venezuela; Venezuela; Conflict; Catholic, Venezuela
  • A Clash of Civilizations? Preferences for Religious Political Leaders in 86 Nations.
    Breznau, Nate, Valerie A. Lykes, Jonathan Kelley, and M.D.R. Evans (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:4: 671-691.

    Analyzes 2000 & '05 World Values Survey data; differences over the role of religion in politics are at the individual & national level rather than related to one or another religious tradition.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Conflict
  • Resurgent Religion in Politics: The Martyr, the Convert and the Black Knight of Apocalypse.
    Pace, Enzo (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 30-47.

    Martyrdom & conversion play an important role in intergroup political conflict, beyond being personal phenomena.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Conflict; Conversion; Martyr
  • How holy wars end: Exploring the termination patterns of conflicts with religious dimensions in Asia.
    Svensson, Isak, and Emily Harding (2011)
    Terrorisma nd Political Violence 23:2: 133-149.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; War; Conflict
  • Bourdieu, capital, and conflict in a religious field: The case of the "homosexuality" conflict in the Anglican Communion.
    McKinnon, Andrew M., Marta Trzebiatowska, and Christopher Craig Brittain. (2011)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 26:3: 355-370.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Bourdieu, Pierre; Conflict; Anglican
  • The Price of Freedom Denied: Religious Persecution and Conflict in the Twenty-first Century.
    Grim, Brian J., and Roger Finke (2011)
    New York: Cambridge University Press.

    International data suggest limitations on religion lead to conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Regulation; Pluralism; Persecution; Freedom of religion
  • Homosexuality and the Construction of "Anglican Orthodoxy": The Symbolic Politics of the Anglican Communion.
    Brittain, Christopher Craig, and Andrew McKinnon (2011)
    Sociology of Religion 72:3: 351-373.

    Based on open-ended interviews with leaders & activists in the controversy over homosexuality in the international Anglican Communion. The issue is symptomatic of partisan symbolism.

    Associated Search Terms: Anglican; Church of England; Episcopal; Homosexuality; Schism; Conflict
  • Ranking Faiths: Religious Stratification in America.
    Davidson, James D., and Ralph E. Pyle (2011)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.

    Neither extreme nor minimal religious inequality, but moderate levels, have destabilized American society & are likely to destabiize other societies.

    Associated Search Terms: Violence; State; Conflict theory; United States; Stratification; Historical
  • Christianisation et économie. Le travail à la mission des dehoniens dans l'Ouest Cameroun.
    Tsopmbeng, François Étienne (2011)
    Social Compass 58:1: 12-26.

    As employers, the missionaries treated their workers better than did the colonial administrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacré-Coeur de Jésus (Dahoniens); Missions; Orders/congregations; Economic; Conflict; Compromise; Colonialism; Cameroon; Catholic, Cameroon
  • Protestant Clergy and the Culture Wars: An Empirical Test of Hunter's Thesis.
    Uecker, Jeremy E., and Glenn Lucke (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:4: 692-706.

    Analyzes 2001 questionnaire data from American clergy; "culture wars" are more characteristic of clergy than others & correlate with a belief in biblical inerrancy.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Homosexuality; Evolution; Education; Conflict; Clergy; Abortion; Literalism
  • Religion and Deviance: Theocrats vs. Democrats.
    Ben-Yehuda, Nachman (2011)
    In Barbara Jones Denison (ed.) History, Time, Meaning, and Memory. Ideas for the Sociology of Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 179-203.

    Overview of conflict in Israel between theocrats & democrats, taking the form of deviant violence on the part of the former.

    Associated Search Terms: Violence; Theocracy; Deviance/social control; Israel; State; Jewish, Hasidic, Israel; Conflict
  • From Africa to America: Religion and Adaptation among Ghanaian Immigrants in New York.
    Biney, Moses O. (2011)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian Church of Ghana in New York; United States, New York, New York; Participant observation; Migrant; Ghanaian Americans; Assimilation; Conflict
  • Los (d)efectos del texto: controversias en torno a las prácticas rituales de los musulmanes europeos.
    Bargados, Alerto López (2010)
    Etnográfica 14:2: 213-242.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Europe; Europe; Ritual; Conflict
  • They Danced in the Bible: Identity Integration among Christian Women who Belly Dance.
    Kraus, Rachel (2010)
    Sociology of Religion 71:4: 457-482.

    Based on interviews with 27 Christian belly dancers.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Role conflict; Belly dancer
  • Cruel Creeds, Virtuous Violence: Religious Violence Across Culture and History.
    Eller, Jack David (2010)
    Amherst, New York: Prometheus.

    Covers a range of religious violence: war, terrorism, sacrifice, self-injury, persecution, ethno-religious conflict, as well as non-violence.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Non-violent; Persecution; Violence
  • La seconde libération, ou la guerre néopentecôtiste contre les démons afro-brésiliens à Bahia, Brésil.
    Plaideau, Charlotte (2010)
    Social Compass 57:1: 110-126.

    The conflictual discourse of Brazilian Pentecostalism against the Afro-Brazilian tradition is shifting from demonization to themes of liberation from the slavery past.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Pentecostal, Brazil; Conflict; Brazil, Bahia
  • When faith divides family: Religious discord and adolescent reports of parent-child relations.
    Stokes, Charles E., and Mark D. Regnerus (2009)
    Social Science Research 38: 155-167.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Adolescents; Family
  • Do private religious practices moderate the relation between family conflict and preadolescents' depression and anxiety symptoms?
    Davis, Kelly, and Catherine C. Epkins (2009)
    Journal of Early Adolescence 29:5: 693-717.

    Associated Search Terms: Children; Depression; Conflict; Family; Devotionalism
  • The Culture War and the Sacred/Secular Divide: The Problem of Pluralism and Weak Hegemony.
    Hunter, James Davison (2009)
    Social Research 76:4: 1307-1322.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Hegemony; Sacred/profane; Pluralism
  • The Church of Scientology in France: Legal and activists' counterattacks in the "war on sects."
    Palmer, Susan J. (2009)
    In James Lewis (ed.) Scientology. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 295-322.

    Associated Search Terms: Scientology, France; State; France; Conflict
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