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  • The Holy Spirit as Conscience Collective.
    Lawson, Matthew P. (1999)
    Sociology of Religion 60:4: 341-361.

    Based on participant observation; Catholic charismatics experience collective consciousness as the "Holy Spirit."

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Collective consciousness
  • Durkheim and the Idea of Soul.
    Fields, Karen E. (1996)
    Theory and Society 25:2: 193-203.

    Associated Search Terms: Durkheim, Émile; Soul; Collective consciousness
  • O sertão das romarias. Un estudo anthropologica sobre o sanctuario de Bom Jesus da Lapa-Behia.
    Steil, Carlos Alberto (1996)
    Petropolis: Vozes.

    Field study of a shrine in the highlands of northeast Brazil used as a pilgrimage site in raising consciousness for land reform.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Folk religion; Shrine; Pilgrimage; Consciousness raising; Change; Catholic, Brazil
  • Religious Rituals of Resistance and Class Consciousness in Bolivian Tin-mining Communities.
    Nash, June (1996)
    In Christian Smith (ed.) Disruptive Religion. The Force of Faith in Social Movement Activism. New York: Routledge, pp. 87-102.

    Based on 1969-85 field work. A syncretism of pre- & post-colonial rituals embody resistance and class consciousness.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Bolivia, Oruro; Syncretism; Stratification; Class consciousness; Historical
  • Émile Durkheim and C.G. Jung: Structuring a Transpersonal Sociology of Religion.
    Greenwood, Susan F. (1990)
    Journal for the scientific Study of Religion 29:4: 482-495.

    Associated Search Terms: Collective consciousness; Durkheim, Émile; Transpersonal; Representationalism
  • The Priest and the Agent: Social Drama and Class Consciousness in the West of Ireland.
    Taylor, Lawrence J. (1985)
    Comparative Studies in Society and History 27: 696-712.

    Gives two accounts of a rental dispute between a priest & an absentee landlord's agent--one from the agent's records & one in local folklore.

    Associated Search Terms: Class consciousness; Ireland
  • Religión, rebellión y consciencia de clase en las comunidades mineras del estaño en Bolivia.
    Nash, June (1985)
    Allpanchis 22/26: 115-135.

    Associated Search Terms: Class consciousness; Bolivia; Revolution
  • On the Debanalization of Evil.
    Levine, Hillel (1980)
    In Gregory Baum (ed.) Sociology and Human Destiny. Essays on Sociology, Religion and Society. New York: Seabury, pp. 1-26.

    Associated Search Terms: Cognitive distortion; Consciousness raising
  • On the Structures of Consciousness.
    Kavolis, Vytautas (1974)
    Sociological Analysis 35:2: 115-118.

    Associated Search Terms: Consciousness; Civilizations; Rationality
  • Structures of Consciousness, Universalization Processes, Civilizations.
    Gittleman, Jerome (1974)
    Sociological Analysis 35:2: 79-84.

    Emphasizes the importance of the macro-level to the forms of consciousness upon which conduct is predicated.

    Associated Search Terms: Levels of inclusiveness; Comparative; Civilizations; Consciousness
  • Umbanda: Trance and Possession in São Paulo.
    Pressel, Esther J. (1974)
    In Felicitas Goodman, J. Henney, and Esther J. Pressel (eds.) Trance, Healing, and Hallucination. New York: John Wiley & Sons, pp. 113-225.

    Associated Search Terms: Umbanda; Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo; Possession; Consciousness
  • Les Religions au Chili entre l'Alienation et la Prise de Conscience.
    Lalive d'Epinay, Christian, and Jacques Zylberberg (1974)
    Social Compass 21:1: 85-101.

    Examines the positions of Amerindian animism, Catholicism, & Protestantism; outlines complex relations among nation, class, groups, & religious activity in pre-Pinochet Chile.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Chile; Catholic, Chile; Protestant, Chile; Animist, Chile; Alienation; Stratification; Class consciousness; Chile
  • Religion, Altered States of Consciousness, and Social Change.
    Bourguignon, Erika (1973)
    Columbus: Ohio State University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Experience; Consciousness
  • Catholiques déclarés et irréligieux communisants: vision du monde et perception de champ politique.
    Michelat, Guy, and Michel Simon (1973)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 35: 57-112.

    Based on interviews with French Catholics, who structure their world around family, & non-religious Communists, who structure their world around class.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Politics, France; Catholic, France; Class consciousness; France
  • Religious Belief as an Independent Variable.
    Davidson, James D. (1972)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 11:1: 65-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana; Consciousness raising; Methodist, U.S.A.; Comfort
  • Stratification among Ganda and Nyoro.
    Perlman, Melvin L. (1970)
    In A. Tuden and L. Plotnicov (eds.) Social Stratification in Africa. New York: Free Press.

    Contrasts 2 societies, one clothing power in religious symbols & one not; the latter had class consciousness & class conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Africa; Ganda; Conflict; Class consciousness; Nyoro
  • To Comfort and to Challenge: A Dilemma of the Contemporary Church.
    Glock, Charles Y., Benjamin B. Ringer, and Earl R. Babbie (1967)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Episcopal; Prophetic role; Comfort; Consciousness raising
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