Best Practices
Paper Series

Sociology of Religion Searchable Bibliographic Database
Research Hub > Other Resources

Search thousands of sociological books, journal articles, theses and dissertations by subject, author, title or publication information. To begin, enter search term(s) below and click Go! Title links in search results lead to item in

You can also browse citations by subject by clicking on the "Browse Terms" tabs.

  • Religion and Spans of Ambiguity on a Danish Island.
    Buckser, Andrew S. (1997)
    Sociology of Religion 58;3: 261-275.

    Participant observation in an independent Lutheran congregation on Mors Island; religion expresses the life of a whole rather than partial community.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Community; Participant observation; Denmark, Mors Island; Lutheran, Denmark; Parish
  • Religion, Science, and Secularization Theory on a Danish Island.
    Buckser, Andrew S. (1996)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 35:4: 432-441.

    2 religious movements in Denmark show the secularization thesis wanting.

    Associated Search Terms: Denmark, Mors Island; Identity; Grundtvigian, Denmark; Pietist, Denmark; Secularization
  • Tradition, Power, and Allegory: Constructions of the Past in Two Danish Religious Movements.
    Buckser, Andrew S. (1995)
    Ethnology 34:4: 257-272.

    As 19th century rural society disintegrated, Grundtvigianism organized a church voice for the rural farmers while Inner Mission offered them an introversionist withdrawal.

    Associated Search Terms: Grundtvigian, Denmark; Denmark, Mors Island; Inner Mission, Denmark; Rural; Lutheran, Denmark; Introversion; Activism
  • Religion and the Supernatural on a Danish Island: Rewards, Compensators, and the Meaning of Religion.
    Buckser, Andrew S. (1995)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 34:1: 1-16.

    Examines an independent congregation on Mors Island; finds organization, not supernaturalism, building membership, contra compensator/deprivation theory.

    Associated Search Terms: Denmark, Mors Island; Parish; Organization; Belief; Deprivation; Membership
  • Communities of Faith: Sectarianism, Identity, and Social Change on a Danish Island.
    Buckser, Andrew S. (1993)
    Unpublished PhD. Dissertation, University of California, Berkeley. [DA 54:10 A, p. 3788] [Providence, Rhode Island: Berghahn, 1996]

    Studies 3 groups on Mors Island: an independent congregation (Grundtvigian), Danish Inner Mission Society (pietist), Apostolic Church (pentecostal); sees no tension with scientific world view, but rather identity & community formation.

    Associated Search Terms: Denmark, Mors Island; Grundtvigian, Denmark; Pentecostal, Denmark; Identity; Community; Pietist, Denmark
[Viewing Matches 1-5]  (of 5 total matches in Citations)

Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

The ARDA is not responsible for content or typographical errors.

Bookmark and Share