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  • The "Social Integration" of Religious Groups in Society: A Social Mechanisms Approach.
    Stolz, Jörg (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 85-116.

    Articulates a value-free approach to the interpretive explanatory approach to the social integration of religous groups. Uses contemporary Swiss data for illustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation; Value free theory; Switzerland; Integration (societal); Integration (social)
  • Gods and Social Mechanisms. New Perspectives for an Explanatory Sociology of Religion.
    Stolz, Jörg (2009)
    In M. Cherkaoui and P. Hamilton (eds.) Raymond Boudon. A Life in Sociology. Oxford: Bardwell, pp. 171-188.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation
  • Explication et irréductibilité de la religion. Faut-il vraiment choisir entre Otto et Durkheim?
    Prades, José A. (1987)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 16:2: 145-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation; Reductionism; Otto, Rudolf; Durkheim, Émile
  • Functionalism and the Explanation of Religion.
    Burhenn, Herbert (1980)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 19:4: 350-360.

    If explanation answers "how" rather than "why" questions, functionalism can provide explanation.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation; Functionalism
  • The Explanation of Religious Movements.
    Beckford, James A. (1977)
    International Social Science Journal 29:2: 235-249.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation; Social movement
  • The Logic of Explanation in the Sociology of Religion.
    Hodges, Daniel L. (1974)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Oregon.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion; Explanation
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