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  • What "cultural religion" says about secularization and national identity: A neglected religio-political configuration.
    Laniel, Jean-François (2016)
    Social Compass 63:3: 372-388.

    Between secularity and religious institutions having authority over society, there is cultural religion, which is prevalent in the West. Focuses on the example of France & other nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Political religion; Cultural religion; Boulard, Fernand; Catholic, France; LeBras, Gabriel; France; Vicarious religion; Davie, Grace; Turcotte, Paul André; Demerath, Nicholas Jay III; Bellah, Robert N.; Identity
  • Religious vs secular nationhood: "Multiple secularities" in post-Soviet Armenia.
    Burchardt, Marian, and Hovhannes Hovhannisyan (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 427-443.

    Analyzes post-Soviet Armenian history in terms of multiple secularities and cultural defense (resistance against secularization).

    Associated Search Terms: Martin, David A.; Identity, national; Nationalism; State; Security; Secularization; Pluralism; NGO; War; Integration (national); Cultural defense; Historical; Freedom of religion; Education; Boundary maintenance; Armenian Apostolic Church, Armenia; Armenia; National religions
  • L’Église-nation canadienne-française au siècle des nationalités : Regard croisé sur l’ultramontanisme et le nationalisme.
    Laniel, Jean-François (2015)
    Études d'histoire religieuse 81:1/2: 15-37.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Canada, Quebec; Cultural religion; Catholic, Canada
  • The cultural, the nominal, and the secular: The social reality of religious identity among Sri Lankan Tamil youth in Canada.
    Amarasingam , Amarnath (2015)
    In Lori G. Beaman and Steven Tomlins (eds.) Atheist Identities: Spaces and Social Contexts. New York: Springer, pp. 69-85.

    Associated Search Terms: Sri Linkan Canadians; Atheist, Canada; Canada; Cultural religion; Tamil, Canada; Youth; Nominal religion
  • Vers une sortie de la religion culturelle: les transformations du catholicisme au Québec et au Canada (1968-2008).
    Meunier, É. Martin, and Jean-François Nault (2014)
    In François Mabille (ed.) La longue transition du catholicisme. Gouvernementalité et influence. Paris: Éd. du Cygne, pp. 27-63.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Catholic, Canada; Cultural religion; Canada, Quebec
  • Nation et catholicisme culturel au Québec: dynamique d'une recomposition. Colloque "Religion, nation et jeunesse: qu'est le catholicisme devenu? Retour sur le Congrès eucharistique international de Québec en 2008."
    Meunier, É. Martin, and Jean-François Laniel (2012)
    Studies in Religion / Sciences religieuses 41:4: 595-617.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Catholic, Canada; Change; Cultural religion
  • Weber and "Kulturprotestantismus."
    Adair-Toteff, Christopher (2012)
    Österreichischen Zeitschrift für Geschichtwissenschafter 23:3: 50-66.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Germany; Weber, Max; Cultural religion
  • Permanence et recomposition de la “religion culturelle”. Aperçu socio-historique du catholicisme québécois (1970-2006).
    Meunier, É. Martin, Jean-François Laniel, and Jean-Chritophe Demers (2010)
    In Robert Mager and Serge Cantin (eds.) Modernité et religion au Québec. Où en sommes-nous? Québec: Presses de l’Université Laval, pp. 79-128.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Catholic, Canada; Cultural religion
  • Society without God: What the Least Religious Nations can Tell Us About Contentment.
    Zuckerman, Phil (2008)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on interviews in Denmark & Sweden. The relative absence of religion & social problems or individual anxiety refutes macro & micro functionalist explanations of religion. Speaks of cultural religion--occasional observance without belief.

    Associated Search Terms: Sweden; Secularism; Meaning; Death; Cultural religion; Happiness; Denmark; Atheist, Denmark
  • Religion and Popular Culture: A Hyper-Real Testament.
    Possamai, Adam (2007)
    Brussels: Peter Lang.

    Focuses on new religions that are inspired by popular culture.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Popular culture
  • Alternative Spiritualities, New Religious Movements and Jediism in Australia.
    Possamaï, Adam (2003)
    Australian Religion Studies Review 16:2: 69-86.

    Associated Search Terms: Australia; New religions; Alternative spirituality; Popular culture
  • Populäre Religion: Markt, medien und die Popularisierung der Religion.
    Knoblauch, Hubert A. (2000)
    Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft 8: 143-161.

    Calls religion affected by market & media "popular religion."

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Popular culture; Media; Market model
  • The Cultural One of the Racial Many: Religion, Culture and the Interethnic Experience.
    Camara, Evandro M. (1997)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Folk religion; Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; United States; Minority; Ethnic; Race; Assimilation; Culture
  • Catholicisme culturel et identité chrétienne.
    Charron, André (1996)
    In B. Caulier (ed.) Religion, sécularisation, modernité. Les expériences francophones en Amérique du Nord. Québec: Presses de l'Université Laval, pp. 157-190.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Cultural religion; Catholic
  • Producing the Sacred: An Essay on Public Religion.
    Wuthnow, Robert (1994)
    Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

    Conceptualizes organizational vehicles of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Civil religion; Culture; Market model; Polity; University
  • Le catholicisme au creuset de la culture.
    Milot, Micheline (1991)
    Studies in Religion / Sciences religieuses 20:1: 51-64.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Cultural religion
  • Il mago, il santo, la morte, la festa. Forme religione nella cultura popolare.
    Rivera, Annamaria (1988)
    Bari: Dedalo.

    Associated Search Terms: Feast; Popular religion; Magic; Saints; Death; Popular culture
  • The New Religious Consciousness.
    Glock, Charles Y., and Robert N. Bellah (eds.) (1976)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Youth culture; United States, California, San Francisco
  • Civil Religion, Technocracy, and the Private Sphere: Further Comments on Cultural Integration in Advanced Societies.
    Stauffer, Robert E. (1973)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 12:4: 415-425.

    Contrasts the civil religion & privatization models, as the latter is represented by Fenn & Luckmann.

    Associated Search Terms: Functionalism; Integration (cultural); Privatization; Fenn, Richard K.; Luckmann, Thomas; Civil religion
  • Holiness Religion: Cultural Shock and Social Reorganization.
    Holt, John B. (1940)
    American Sociological Review 5: 740-747. [Abridged in J. Milton Yinger (ed.), Religion, Society and the Individual (New York: Macmillan, 1957), pp. 463-470]

    Differences of social status result in differing psychological needs & therefore different religious forms.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Sect; Holiness religion; Culture shock; Holiness, U.S.A.
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