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  • Confucianism as civil religion.
    Yang, Fenggang (2016)
    In Philip J. Ivanhoe and Sungmoon Kim (eds.) Confucianism, A Habit of the Heart: Bellah, Cvil Religion, and East Asia. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 25-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Confucian
  • Religious borderlands: Sociology of religion in conversation with its disciplinary neighbors.
    Carnesecca, Cole (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:3: 225-240.

    Notes the contemporary propensity in anthropology & area studies to abandon the category religion, in contrast to conceptualization in the sociology of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; China; Definition of religion; Japan; Sociology of religion; Shinto; Emic/etic
  • Conversion and Confucianism.
    Sun, Anna (2014)
    In Lewis A. Rambo and Charles E. Farhadian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Religious Conversion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 538-555.

    One can become Confucian, but it is not exactly conversion; it is a matter of cultivation.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Historical; China; Confucian
  • How culture matters in poverty alleviation efforts: Microcredit and Confucian ideals in rural China.
    Hsu, Becky Y. (2014)
    In Kathleen O. Korgen, Jonathan M. White, and Shelly K. White (eds.) Sociologists in Action: Sociology, Social Change, and Social Justice. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage, pp. 197-199.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian, China; Economic; Rural; Development; China
  • Confucianism as a World Religion: Contested Histories and Contemporary Realities.
    Sung, Anna (2013)
    Princeton, New Jersey; Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian
  • Confucianism as a World Religion: Contested Histories and Contemporary Realities.
    Sun, Anna Xiao Dong (2013)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian
  • Confucian culture in contemporary Taiwan and religious experiences.
    Tsai, Yen-zen (2013)
    In Yen-zen Tsai (ed.) Religious Experience in Contemporary Taiwan and China. Taipei: National Chengchi University Press, pp. 141-162.

    Associated Search Terms: Taiwan; Confucian, Taiwan; Experience
  • Renewing Confucianism as a living tradition in 21st century China: Reciting classics, reviving academies, and restoring rituals.
    Chen, Yong (2012)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Enzo Pace (eds.) Mapping Religion and Spirituality in a Postsecular World. Religion and the Social Order 22. Leiden: Brill, pp. 63-84.

    Overview of the controversial attempt at revitalizing Confucian education & rituals.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Confucian, China
  • Religion as the Source of the Self: Max Weber's Hypothesis.
    Farris, Sara R. (2012)
    Social Compass 59:1: 34-51.

    Traces the theme of individual & person in Weber's sociology of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Individualism; Hindu; Jewish; Weber, Max; Confucian
  • Confucianism and Youth Suicide in Rural China.
    Zhang, Jie, and Eric Y. Liu (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:1: 93-111.

    Analyzes psychological autopsy data on 2005-08 adolescent & young adult suicides in 16 rural counties in China & living controls. Filial piety was inversely related to suicide, harmony moderate the effect of negative life events, & female subordination was positively related to suicide.

    Associated Search Terms: Youth; China; Confucian, China; Rural; Suicide; Women
  • Extreme asceticism: Confucian practice and Riesebrodt's religious virtuoso.
    Choi, Mihwa (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:3: 456-467.

    Presents evidence of virtuoso asceticism in Confucian tradition, which Riesebrodt would not label as such.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Asceticism; Riesebrodt, Martin; Practice-centered theory; Virtuoso
  • Max Weber on Islam and Confucianism. The Kantian Theory of Secularization.
    Turner, Bryan S. (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 79-97.

    Places Weber's studies of Islam & Confucianism in the context of his larger intellectual itinerary.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Weber, Max; Confucian
  • Confusion over Confucianism: Controversies over the Religious Nature of Confucianism, 1870-2007.
    Sun, Anna Xiao Dong (2008)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Princeton University.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian
  • A ética confucionista e o espirito do capitalismo: narrativas sobre moral, harmonia e poupança na condenação do consumo conspicuo entre chineses ultramar.
    Pinheiro-Machado, Rosana (2007)
    Horizontes Antropológicos 13/28: 145-174.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Chinese; Consumerism; Confucian
  • The Fate of Confucianism as a Religion in Socialist China: Controversies and Paradoxes.
    Sun, Anna Xiao Dong (2005)
    In Fenggang Yang and Joseph B. Tamney (eds.), State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies. Religion and the Social Order 11. Leiden: Brill, pp. 229-253.

    Examines the discussion in China of whether Confucianism is a religion & the evaluation of it if it is.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; China
  • Introduction.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (2005)
    In Fengang Yang and Joseph B. Tamney (eds.), State, Market, and Religions in Chinese Societies. Religion and the social Order 11. Leiden: Brill, pp. 1-17.

    More an overview of religion among the Chinese peoples than a mere introduction to the volume.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Singapore; Change; Daoist; Buddhist; Folk religion; Taiwan; Singapore; State; Christian, China; China; Christian, Taiwan; Modernization; Confucian
  • Modern Chinese Confucianism: The Contemporary Neo-confucian Movement and its Cultural Significance.
    Cha, Seong Hwan (2003)
    Social Compass 50:4: 481-491.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; China; Marginality
  • Modernization, Globalization, and Confucianism in Chinese Societies.
    Tamney, Joseph B., and Linda Hsueh-ling Chiang (2002)
    Westport, Connecticut: Praeger

    Associated Search Terms: Taiwan; Globalization; Confucian; Modernization; Singapore; China
  • A Comparative Sociology of World Religions: Virtuosos, Priests, and Popular Religion.
    Sharot, Stephen (2001)
    New York: New York University Press.

    An updating of a Weberian treatment of elite & popular religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, medieval; Confucian; Hindu; Weber, Max; Commodification; Buddhist; Historical; Reformation; Islam; State; Taiwan; Hierocracy; India; Virtuoso; Little tradition; Jewish; Big tradition; Comparative; China; Daoist; Syncretism; Popular religion; Elite
  • Religion and the Nation-state in South Korea: A Case of Changing Interpretations of Modernity in a Global Context.
    König, Matthias (2000)
    Social Compass 47:4: 551-570.

    In the 1980s a turn to Confucian models reformulated what Koreans mean by modernity.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernity; State; Korea (South); Confucian, Korea (South)
  • Filial piety and loyalty: Two types of social identification in Confucianism.
    Hwang, Kwang-Kuo (1999)
    Asian Journal of Social Psychology 2:1: 163-183.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian
  • Die Ausbildung von organisatorischen Strukturen im modernen Buddhismus und Konfuzianismus.
    Daiber, Karl-Fritz (1998)
    In Siegfried Keil, Jens Jetzkowitz, and Matthias König (eds.) Modernisierung und Religion in Südkorea. Studien zur Multireligiosität in einer ostasiatischen Gesellschaft. München: Weltforum Verlag, pp. 149-162.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Korea; Confucian, Korea; Buddhist, Korea (South); Confucian, Korea (South); Korea (South); Organization
  • Ethnocentrism, Social Theory and Non-western Sociologies of Religion. Toward a Confucian Alternative.
    Spickard, James V. (1998)
    International Sociology 13:2: 173-194.

    Argues that the Weberian problem of religious authority, the study of secularization, & rational choice theory are ethnocentric.

    Associated Search Terms: Theory; Confucian sociology of religion; Rational choice theory; Secularization; Authority
  • Confucianism in Contemporary Korea.
    Koh, Byong-ik (1996)
    In Tu Wei-ming (ed.) Confucian Traditions in East Asian Modernity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Korea; Confucian, Korea
  • State Confucianism and its Transformation.
    King, Ambrose (1996)
    In Tu Wei-ming (ed.) Confucian Traditions in East Asian Modernity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; State; Confucian
  • Confucianism, Chinese culture, and reproductive behavior.
    Tang, Zongli (1995)
    Population and Environment 16:3: 269-284.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian, China; Culture; Fertility
  • Confucianism and the Korean Family.
    Park, In-Sook Han, and Lee-Jay Cho (1995)
    Journal of Comparative Family Studies 26:1:117-135.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian, Korea; Family; Korea
  • The Struggle Over Singapore's Soul. Western Modernization and Asian Culture.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1995)
    Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian, Singapore; Singapore; Christian, Singapore; Buddhist, Singapore; Modernization
  • Religion and Beliefs in Vietnam.
    Van, Dang Nghiem (1995)
    Social Compass 42:3: 345-365.

    Based on prior surveys & a 1992 survey in Hanoi; reports religious beliefs & practices of various religious groupings.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, Vietnam; Vietnam, Hanoi; Confucian, Vietnam; Daoist, Vietnam; Buddhist, Vietnam; Catholic, Vietnam
  • Economic Development in East Asia and Confucian Ethics.
    Nakajima, Mineo (1994)
    Social Compass 41:1: 113-119. Comment by Yoshiya Abe 41:1: 151-159.

    Sees Confucian ethics providing favorable contexts for economic development.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Development; Asia; Confucian
  • Modernizing Confucianism: School Days in Singapore.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1992)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) Twentieth-Century World Religious Movements in Neo-Weberian Perspective. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen, pp. 31-43.

    The effort to modernize Singapore by introducing Confucian instruction into the Chinese language schools reveals unmodern limits of that tradition.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Confucian, Singapore; Modernization; Singapore
  • The Ascetic Conundrum: The Confucian Ethic and Taoism in Chinese Culture.
    Garrett, William R. (1992)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.), Twentieth-Century World Religious Movements in Neo-Weberian Perspective. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 21-30.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Asceticism; Daoist; Weber, Max
  • Confucianism and Modernization: A Tentative Analysis.
    Sonoda, Shigeo (1991)
    International Review of Sociology 3: 175-196.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Confucian
  • Confucianism and Democracy.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1991)
    Asian Profile 19:5: 399-411.

    Explores dilemmas in Singapore's attempt to modernize Confucianism & render it compatible with a democracy of sorts.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian, Singapore; Singapore; Democracy; Modernization
  • Natural Law and Civilizations: Images of "Nature," Intracivilizational Polarities, and the Emergence of Heterodox Ideals.
    Nielsen, Donald A. (1991)
    Sociological Analysis 52:1: 55-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Nature; Hindu; Daoist; Confucian; China; India; Civilizations; Europe; Comparative
  • The Expansion of Religions: Some Comparative Observations on Different Modes.
    Eisenstadt, Shmuel N. (1991)
    Comparative Social Research 13: 45-73.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Protestant, U.S.A.; Confucian; Expansion; Islam; Buddhist
  • Max Weber and the Religions of Asia.
    Mueller, Gert H. (1990)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) Time, Place, and Circumstance. Neo-Weberian Studies in Comparative Religious History. New York: Greenwood, pp. 17-27.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Daoist; Buddhist; Weber, Max; Hindu
  • Turning Classic Models into Utopias--The Neo Confucianist Critique.
    Helman, S. (1988)
    International Journal of Comparative Sociology 29:1/2: 76-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Utopian
  • Religion und Lebensführung. Studien zu Max Webers Religions- und Herrschaftssoziologie, 2 vols.
    Schluchter, Wolfgang (1988)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Puritan; Otherworldliness; Weber, Max; Early Christian; Asceticism; Confucian, China; China; Charisma; Daoist, China; Buddhist; Hindu; Rationalization; Islam; Jewish; Protestant Ethic
  • The Confucian Paradigm of Man: A Sociological View.
    King, Ambrose Y.C., and M.H. Bond (1985)
    In Wen-shing Tseng and David Y.H. Wu (eds.) Chinese Culture and Mental Health. Orlando, Florida: Academic, pp. 29-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian
  • This-worldly Transcendentalism and the Structuring of the World: Weber's 'Religion of China' and the Format of Chinese History and Civilization.
    Eisenstadt, Shmuel N. (1985)
    In Andreas Buss (ed.), Max Weber in Asian Studies. Leiden: Brill, pp. 46-64./Journal of Developing Societies 1: 168-186.

    Contrary to Max Weber, sees Confucian China as having a transcendental vision & tension with the world, though defined & resolved in secular terms.

    Associated Search Terms: Inner-worldly asceticism; Historical; China; Weber, Max; Confucian
  • Confucianism, Maoism, and Max Weber.
    Yu, David C. (1985)
    In Vatro Murvar (ed.) Theory of Liberty, Legitimacy, and Power. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, pp. 141-167.

    Using the concepts of transcendence, prophecy, morality, & rationality, updates Weber's approach to Confucianism & develops a parallel analysis of Maoism.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Moral; Rationality; Confucian; Politics, China; Marxism; China; Transcendence; Prophecy
  • Max Webers Studie über Konfuzianismus und Taoismus. Interpretation und Kritik.
    Schluchter, Wolfgang (1983)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Confucian; Daoist; Weber, Max
  • Innerweltliche Transzendenz und die Strukturierung des Welt. Max Webers Studie über China und die Gestalt des chinesischen Zivilisation.
    Eisenstadt, Shmuel N. (1983)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter 9ed.), Max Webers Studie über Konfuzianismus und Taoismus. Interpretation und kritik. Frakfurt-am-Main: Suhrkamp, pp. 363-412.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Transcendence; Weber, Max; China; Daoist
  • Warum hat das vormoderne China keinen industriellen Kapitalismus entwickelt? Eine Auseinandersetzung mit Max Webers Ansatz.
    Elvin, Mark (1983)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter (ed.) Max Webers Studie über Konfuzianismus und Taoismus: Interpretation und Kritik. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp, pp. 114-133.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Weber, Max; Daoist, China; China; Capitalism; Economic
  • The Eastasia Edge.
    Hofheinz, Roy, Jr., and Kent E. Calder (1982)
    New York: Basic Books.

    Associated Search Terms: Asia; Confucian; Economic; Modernization
  • Why Has Japan "Succeeded"? Western Technology and the Japanese Ethos.
    Morishima, Michio (1982)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Modernization; Economic; Confucian, Japan
  • Max Weber and the Religions of China: Any Way out the Maze?
    Molloy, Stephen (1980)
    British Journal of Sociology 31:3: 377-400.

    Critique of the secondary literature on Max Weber's writings on China.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; Daoist; China; Weber, Max
  • The Effect of Prerevolutionary Values, Beliefs, and Social Structures on Revolutionary Mobilization and Success.
    Cheng, Ronald Ye-lin (1979)
    In Harry M. Johnson (ed.), Religious Change and continuity. Sociological Perspectives. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, pp. 168-190.

    Consequences of Confucian & neo-Confucian values for developments after the 1911 Chinese revolution & the Meiji Restoration in Japan.

    Associated Search Terms: Confucian; China; Japan
  • Escape from Predicament.
    Metzger, Thomas (1977)
    New York: Columbia University Press.

    Examines neo-Confucianism & the new political culture of China.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Confucian, neo; Politics, China
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