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  • Disenchantment revisited: Formations of the "secular" and "religious" in the technological discourse of modernity.
    Han, Sam (2015)
    Social Compass 61:1: 76-88.

    Weber's concept of demagicalization is not as important as a grand narrative of modernit & secularization but as a prompt to redefining the technological & the religious.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Secularization; Modernity; Disenchantment; Discourse
  • Le désenchantement désenchanté?
    Gauchet, Marcel (2014)
    In S. Taussig (ed.) Charles Taylor. Religion et sécularisation. Paris: CNRS Éditions, pp. 73-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Secularization
  • Religious tendencies in Brazil: Disenchantment, secularization, and sociologists.
    Motta, Roberto (2014)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Enzo Pace (eds.) Religious Pluralism: Framing Religious Diversity in the Contemporary world. London: Springer, pp. 171-184.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Disenchantment; Sociologists; Brazil
  • Max Weber. Religion and Modernization.
    Kippenberg, Hans G. (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 63-78.

    Weber saw modernization as religiously-influenced rationalization, not as secularization.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Weber, Max; Rationalization; Modernization
  • Theses on a theory of religion.
    Riesebrodt, Martin (2008)
    International Political Anthropology 1:1: 25-41.

    Associated Search Terms: Deinstitutionalization; Secularization; Disenchantment; Differentiation
  • Religious Communities and the Path to Disenchantment: The Origins, Sources, and Theoretical Core of the Religion Section.
    Kippenberg, Hans G. (2005)
    In Charles Camic, Philip Gorski, and David Trubek (eds.) Max Weber's Economy and Society: A Critical Campanion. Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, pp. 164-182.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Weber, Max
  • Un Monde Désenchanté?
    Gauchet, Marcel (2004)
    Paris: Les Éditions de l'Atelier.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment
  • Les deux visages de la religion. Fascination et désenchantement.
    Campiche, Roland J. (2004)
    Genève: Labor et Fides.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment
  • Die Herkunft von Max Webers 'Entzauberungs-konzeption.'
    Winckelmann, Johannes (2004)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 32:1: 12-54.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Weber, Max
  • Religiöse Indifferenz und die Entmythologisierung des Lebens. Eine Auseinandersetzung mit Ulrich Oevermanns 'Strukturmodell von Religiosität.'
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika (2003)
    In Christel Gärtner, Detlef Pollack, and Monika Wohlrab-Sahr (eds.) Atheismus und religiöse Indifferenz. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 389-399.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist; Disenchantment
  • Säkularisierung--ein moderner Mythos? Studien zum religiösen Wandel in Deutschland.
    Pollack, Detlef (2003)
    Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck).

    A collection of essays & studies, most previously published as slightly different versions.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Germany; Disenchantment; Dimensions of religiosity; Differentiation; Definition of religion; State; Literature; Proselytizing; Germany; Privatization; Germany, East; Politics, Germany; Individualism; Lutheran, Germany; Luhmann, Niklas; Luckmann, Thomas; Functionalism; Secularization
  • Desencanto e Formas Contemporânces do Religioso.
    Sanchis, Pierre (2001)
    Ciencias Sociales y Religión 3:3: 27-44.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment
  • New Age: Re-Enchantment of the World?
    Höllinger, Franz (1999)
    In Luigi Tomasi (ed.) Alterntive Religions among European Youth. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 45-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Magic; Esoteric; New age
  • Sacred Tensions. Modernity and Religious Transformation in Malaysia.
    Lee, Raymond L.M., and Susan E. Ackerman (1997)
    Columbia: University of South Carolina Press.

    Account of major Malaysian religions from a Weberian perspective.

    Associated Search Terms: Malaysia; Rationalization; State; Sikh, Malaysia; Christian, Malaysia; Islam, Malaysia; Hindu, Malaysia; Buddhist, Malaysia; Disenchantment; Ethnic
  • Désenchantement religieux en Italie.
    Pace, Enzo (1996)
    In Grace Davie and Danièle Hervieu-Léger (eds.) Identités religieuses en Europe. Paris: La Découverte, pp. 215-232.

    Describes pluralism within the Italian Catholic population.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Disenchantment
  • Salvation, Redemption, and Community: Reflections on the Aesthetic Cosmos.
    O'Toole, Roger (1996)
    Sociology of Religion 57:2: 127-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Weber, Max; Aesthetic; Art
  • Volksreligion und Herrschafts-kirche. Die Werzeln religiösen Verhaltens in westlichen Gesellschaften.
    Höllinger, Franz (1996)
    Opladen: Leski + Budrich.

    Presents comparative data from western European nations & the U.S. on religious identification, practice, prayer, belief in God, belief in magic & astrology. Focuses especially on Germany, Netherlands, & Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Ireland; Netherlands; Germany; Astrology; Magic; Religiosity; Privatization; Comparative; Secularization; Change; Definition of religion
  • Rationalisation et Désenchantement du Monde: Problèmes d'Interpretation de la Sociologie des Religions de Max Weber.
    Colliot-Thélène, Catherine (1995)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 40/89: 61-81.

    Emphasizes the continuity in Weber's review of the origins of capitalism; disenchantment is not secularization but a change in ethic.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Rationalization; Disenchantment
  • The Structuration of Disenchantment: Secular Agency and the Reproduction of Religion.
    Lee, Raymond L.M. (1992)
    Journal for the Theory of Social Behavior 22: 381-402.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment
  • Dialectics of Modernity: Reenchantment and Dedifferentiation as Counterprocesses.
    Tiryakian, Edward A. (1992)
    In Hans Haferkamp and Neil J. Smelser (eds.) Social Change and Modernity. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 78-94.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Differentiation
  • Le réenchantement du monde: le cas du pentecôtisme catholique.
    Zylberberg, Jacques, and Pauline Côté (1987)
    Recherches sociologiques 18:2: 129-144.

    Sees the Catholic charismatic movement as a reaction against the disenchantment of the world & the loss of legitimacy for formal religious organizations.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Pentecostal, Catholic; Legitimation
  • Le "désenchantement" du monde: Non sense ou renouveau du sense.
    Isambert, François A. (1986)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 31/61:1: 83-104.

    The loss of a magical vision is not simply the result of science replacing religion but of dynamics within religions themselves.

    Associated Search Terms: Disenchantment; Change
  • Le Désenchantement du Monde. Une Histoire Politique de la Religion/The Disenchantment of the World: A Political History of Religion.
    Gauchet, Marcel (1985)
    Paris: Gallimard/Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1999.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Historical; Disenchantment
  • Enchantment and Disenchantment in Modernity: The Significance of "Religion" as a Sociological Category.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:4: 321-337.

    The mystical-magical dimensions of religion are essential to understanding modern religiosity, especially a new popular religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Magic; Popular religion; Enchantment; Disenchantment; Modernity
  • The Disenchangment of Charisma: A Weberian Assessment of Revolution in a Rationalized World.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1981)
    Sociological Analysis 42:2: 119-136. [Revolution and charisma in a rationalized world: Weber revisited and extended. In Ronald M. Glassman and Vatro Murvar (eds.) Max Weber's Political Sociology. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood, 1986, pp. 201-215].

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Revolution; Weber, Max; Disenchantment; Rationality
  • The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Violence.
    Aho, James A. (1979)
    Journal of Political and Military Sociology 7: 103-119.

    The disenchantment of the world spurred on by the Reformation stimulated a scientific & technological pursuit of war supported by a religious hatred of the ungodly.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Reformation; Disenchantment
  • Zwischenbetrachtung./Religious Rejections of the World and Their Directions.
    Weber, Max (1915)
    Max Weber, Gesammelte Aufsätz zur Religionssoziologie, Bd. I. Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1920, pp. 536-573./In Hans H. Gerth & C. Wright Mills (eds.) From Max Weber: Essays in Sociology. N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 1946, pp. 323-359.

    Associated Search Terms: Inner-worldly; Otherworldliness; Disenchantment; Asceticism
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