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  • The children of converts: Beyond the first generation of contemporary Pagans.
    Fennell, Julie, and Laura A. Wildman-Hanlon (2017)
    Social Compass 64:2: 288-306.

    Reports data on current religion from a convenience internet survey of adults who had been children in pagan families.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Pagan, U.S.A.; Internet survey; Family; Generations
  • Political tolerance and religion: An age-period-cohort analysis, 1984-2014.
    Eisenstein, Marie A., April K. Clark, and Ted G. Jelen (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:3: 395-418.

    Analyzes 1984-2014 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data. Changes in political tolerance among various religious categories are mostly explained by period effects, not cohort replacement. Tolerance items refer to Communists, anti-religionists, homosexuals, racists, & militarists.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Generations; Politics, U.S.A.; Tolerance; United States
  • Millennial children of intermarriage: Religious upbringing, identification, and behavior among children of Jewish and non-Jewish Parents.
    Sasson, Theodore, Janet Krasner Aronson, Fern Chertok, Charles Kadushin, and Leonard Saxe (2017)
    Contemporary Jewry 37:1: 99-123.

    Analyzes 2013 survey data from Jewish Americans. Later generations ae more likely to have been raised Jewish, with Jewish educations, & the identify as Jewish & observe practices.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Identification; Jewish, U.S.A.; Marriage; Practice
  • "Leaving the faith of our fathers": Intergenerational persistence and class cleavage of Evangelicals in Chile.
    Alcaino, Manuel, and Bernardo Mackenna (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:3: 269-291.

    Analyzes 2006-10 Chilean survey data. Intergenerational religious persistence & conversion to Evangelicalism are inversely related to upward mobility.

    Associated Search Terms: Chile; Class; Conversion; Education; Evangelical, Chile; Generations; Mobility (vertical); Stratification
  • Attitudes toward abortion among te Muslim minority and non-Muslim majority in cross-national perspective: Can religiosity explain the differences?
    Carol, Sarah, and Nadja Milewski (2017)
    Sociology of Religion 78:4: 456-491.

    Analyzes 2011 Western European telephone survey, oversampling Muslims. The Muslim minority is more likely to disapprove of abortion than is the non-Muslim majority. Within nations, the Muslims tend to reflect majority stances. Religiosity explains some of the disapproval of abortion. 2nd generation Muslims approve of abortion more than do recent 1st generation, but not 1st generation of long residence.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Abortion; Generations; Religiosity; Europe, western; Minority; Migrant; Islam, Europe
  • Hybrid Muslim identities in digital space: the Italian blog Yalla.
    Evolvi, Giulia (2017)
    Social Compass 64:2: 220-232.

    2nd generation Muslim Italian youth adapt to Italian society in their Yalla blogs rather than remain marginal.

    Associated Search Terms: Internet; Identity; Islam, Italy; Youth; Adaptation; Italy; Generations
  • Ethnic church meets megachurch: Indian american Christianity in motion.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2017)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on interviews & participant observation in India & U.S.A. The Mar Thoma church from Kerala, India, loses its ethnic uniqueness in the 2nd generation in the U.S.A., which becomes more American Evangelical. Caste background, current class differences, & generation affect gender stances in the church.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Family; Gender role; Caste; Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; Class; Generations; India, Kerala; Migrant; Socialization; Transnational; Indian Americans; Participant observation; Mar Thoma, India
  • What kind of Christian are you? Religious ideologies and poltiical attitudes.
    McDaniel, Eric L. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 288-307.

    Analyzes 2012 online survey data from adult American Christians. Focuses on correlates of support for 2 religious belief systems--social gospel & prosperity gospel--& political correlates of the 2 systems.

    Associated Search Terms: Age; Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.; Race; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Literalism; Generations; Belief
  • West Indian Pentecostals: Living Their Faith in New York and London.
    McLean-Farrell, Janice A. (2016)
    London: Bloomsbury Academic.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; United States, New York, New York; West Indian Americans; Participant observation; Migrant; Pentecostal; Generations; West Indian British; Great Britain, London
  • Europe's Angry Muslims: The Revolt of the Second Generation.
    Leiken, Robert S. (2015)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Generations; Islam, Europe; Europe
  • From atheist to spiritual but not religious: A punctuated continuum of identities among the second generation of post-1970 immigrants in Canada.
    Beyer, Peter F. (2015)
    In Lori G. Beaman and Steven Tomlins (eds.) Atheist Identities: Spaces and Social Contexts. New York: Springer, pp. 137-151.

    Associated Search Terms: Spirituality; Identification; Generations; Atheist, Canada; Canada
  • Intergenerational religious mobility in contemporary China.
    Hu, Anning, and Reid J. Leamaster (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 79-99.

    Analyzes 2010 China General Social Survey data. Intergenerational religious mobility shows a growth of Islam, Christianity, & nones relative to traditional Chinese religions for father-child mobility, & advantage of nones for mother-child mobility.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, China; Islam, China; Generations; Conversion; China; Christian, China
  • Believing vaguely: Religious socialization and Christian beliefs in Britain.
    Hunt, Stephen (2015)
    Italian Journal of Sociology of Education 7:3: 10-46.

    Shows a decline in the polls of traditional Christian beliefs & other indicators. Ulster is a significant exception.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Great Britain; Clergy image; Belief; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Are movers more religious than stayers? Religiosity of European majority, Turks in Europe and Turkey.
    Guveli, Ayse (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:1: 43-62.

    Analyzes 2002-2010 European Social Survey data. For subjective & communal religiosity, 1st generation Turkish migrants to Europe are as religious or more so than Turks in Turkey; 2nd generation more religious yet. But 2nd generation prays individually less.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkey; Turkish Europeans; Migrant; Islam, Turkey; Islam, Europe; Generations
  • "No longer believing in belonging": A longitudinal study of Finnish generation Y from confirmation experience to church-leaving.
    Niemelä, Kati (2015)
    Social Compass 62:2: 172-186.

    Questionnaire data from young adults who had been confirmed in the Lutheran Church of Finland; dropping out was general. The generation was not inclined to remain affiliated on the basis of tradition but rather held individual states of belief & disbelief to be of primary importance.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Finland, Tampere; Young adults; Disaffiliation; Lutheran, Finland
  • In the realms of ethnicity, religion and emigration: New communities of memory in Israel.
    Feldman, Anat (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:2: 171-189.

    The initiators of ethnic communities of memory in Israel are 2nd generation immigrants from Islamic nations who can identify themselves as more religious than their parents. Based on participant observation in 3 towns--one of Libyan ethnicity, one Moroccan, & one Tunisian.

    Associated Search Terms: Moroccan Israelis; Ethnic; Generations; Israel; Jewish, Sephardim, Israel; Memory; Community; Libyan Israelis; Tunisian Israelis; Participant observation
  • Latino religious affiliation and ethnic identity.
    Calvillo, Jonathan E., and Stanley R. Bailey (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 57-78.

    analyzes 2006 telephone interview data from Latino Americans. Catholicism serves as a bridge to the ethnic homeland & positively predicts use of Spanish in the home while Protestantism reflects a break with the ethnicity & inversely predicts use of Spanish in the home.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Ethnic; Generations; Language; Latino Americans; Migrant; Protestant, U.S.A.
  • Generational conversion? The role of religiosity int he politics of Evangelicals.
    Pelz, Mikael L., and Corwin E. Smidt (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:2: 380-401.

    Analyzes a 2007 & a 2012 U.S.A. survey. Evangelical identity predicts opposition to abortion & favoring the Republican Party in 3 generations, but less so on a variety of other issues.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Prayer; Literalism; Homosexuality; Generations; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Abortion; United States
  • Understanding the veiling of Muslim women in the Netherlands.
    Brünig, Bianca, and Fenella Fleischmann (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 20-37.

    Analyzes 2006-07 interview data from ethnic Turkish & Moroccan women in the Netherlands about veiling. Strong Muslim identity & gender traditionalism positively predict veiling. Educational attainment & contact with Dutch negatively predict it, but highly educated women who were also highly religious were more likely to veil.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkish Dutch; Education; Women; Generations; Netherlands; Moroccan Dutch; Islam, Netherlands; Clothing; Gender traditionalism; Identity; Assimilation
  • Does religiousness increase with age? Age changes and generational differences over 35 years.
    Bengtson, Vern L., Norella M. Putney, Merril Slversten, and Susan C. Harris (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:2: 363-379.

    Based on a Southern California panel study. Religiosity increases with age, though attendance drops in old age. For younger cohorts, spirituality becomes increasingly detached from religion & God is less transcendent & more immanent.

    Associated Search Terms: God, concept of; Life course; Practice; Age; United States, California; Panel study; Transcendence; Spirituality; Immanence; Gerontology; Generations
  • The Spirit Moves West. Korean Missionaries in America.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2015)
    New York: Oxford University Press

    Case study of a non-denominational Evangelical Korean mission society in the U.S.A. Responding to Korea's relationship to its "big brother," U.S.A., the missionaries sought to "make history" by saving the U.S. from secularization. After the founder's death, the missionary society began to Americanize.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, Korea (South); University Bible Fellowship; Authoritarianism; Case study; Conservative, U.S.A.; Generations; Sect; Evangelical, Korea (South); Race; Missionary; Korea (South); Evangelical, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Patriarchy; Typology; Korean Americans
  • Le renouveau religieux des immigrés et de leurs descendants en France
    Lagrange, Hughes (2014)
    Revue Française de Sociologie 55:2: 201-244.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Generations; France
  • Kontexteffekte in Familien – Angleichung von Paaren und intergenerationale Transmission am Beispiel Religiosität
    Arránz Becker, Oliver, Daniel Lois, and Anja Steinbach (2014)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 66 Supplement: 417-444.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Generations; Family
  • Second Generations on the Move in Italy
    Ricucci, Roberta (2014)
    Lanham, Maryland: Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Urban; Migrant; Italy
  • Migration and conversion of Korean American Christians.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2014)
    In Lewis A. Rambo and Charles E. Farhadian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Religious Conversion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 190-208.

    Selective migration made Korean migrants to the U.S.A. disproportionately Christian. Conversion to conservative churches helped migrants cope with their experience, increasing the Christian presence. 2nd generation Korean Americans have their own congregations. There are Korean Christian missionaries to the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Missionary; Migrant; Generations; Korean Americans
  • Evangelicals in democratic Chile: Clash of generations?
    Fediakova, Evguenia (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 108-120.

    Survey data show younger Chilean Evangelicals less observant than their elders, more educated, & more interested in politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Chile; Politics, Chile; Education; Chile; Generations
  • Die zweite Generation der Tibeter in der Schweiz: Identitätsaushandlungen und Formen buddhistischer Religiosität.
    Schlieter, Jens, Marietta Kind, and Tina Laurer (2014)
    Zurich: Seismo.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, Tibetan, Switzerland; Tibetan Swiss; Identity; Generations
  • Inheritance of religiosity among Muslim immigrants in a secular society.
    Pol, Jasper van de, and Frank van Tubergen (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:1: 87-106.

    Analyzes 2008-10 interview & questionnaire data from Turkish & Moroccan immigrants in the Netherlands, aged 15-45. A stronger transmission is found in families with warm ties, different parental backgrounds, families strongly embedded in religious community, & families with higher parental religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Generations; Islam, Netherlands; Assimilation; Migrant; Netherlands; Family; Religiosity
  • Unwanted: Muslim Immigrants, Dignity, and Drug Dealing.
    Jackson, Pamela Irving (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Minority; Germany; Drug; Deviance/social control; Assimilation; Islam, Germany
  • Creating partisan "footprints": The influence of parental religious socialization on party identification.
    Ammann, Sky L. (2014)
    Social Science Quarterly 95:5: 1361-1380.

    Analyzes 1965-97 Youth-Parent Socialization Panel Study (U.S.A.) data. Parental religious socialization has changing effects on political party identification over generations.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; United States; Panel study; Generations
  • Explaining why more Americans have no religious preference: Political backlash and generatioal succession, 1987-2012.
    Hout, Michael, and Claude S. Fischer (2014)
    Sociological Science 1: 423-447.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Generations; Membership; Atheist, U.S.A.
  • Linked biographies in changing times. Syriac Christians in Vienna.
    Armbruster, Heidi (2014)
    Ethnologie Française 44:3: 469-478.

    Associated Search Terms: Austria, Vienna; Syriac Christian; Generations; Turkish Austrians; Migrant
  • La question halal. Sociologie d'une consommation controversée.
    Rodier, Christine (2014)
    Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.

    Based on 2007-10 participant observation among Berber immigrants (3 generations) in the Moselle Department of France.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Berber French; Food; Islam, France; Generations; Migrant; France, Moselle
  • Religion in the everyday lives of second-generation Jains in Britain and the USA: Resources offered by a dharma-based South Asian religion for the construction of religious biographies, and negotiating risk and uncertainty in late modern societies.
    Shah, Bindi (2014)
    Sociological Review 62:3: 512-529.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Great Britain; Jain, Great Britain; Jain, U.S.A.; United States
  • Intergenerational change in religious salience among immigrant families in four European countries.
    Jacob, Konstanze, and Frank Kalter (2013)
    International Migration 51:3: 38-56.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Generations; Europe; Migrant
  • The Sikhs in Italy: A growing heterogeneous and plural presence.
    Bertolani, Barbara (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 75-93.

    Based largely on official statistics & directories. Notes some Sikh denominations. Sikh doctrine does not distinguish among castes, but denominations form along caste lines.

    Associated Search Terms: Sikh, Italy; Caste; Generations; Italy
  • American Evangelicals Today.
    Smidt, Corwin E. (2013)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Les héritiers du baby-boom. Jeunes et religion au Québec.
    Gauthier, François, and Jean-Philippe Perreault (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 527-543.

    Quebec adolescents continue the non-practice of religion of their parents' generation. The label "Catholic" persists, however. There is an experiential religiosity decoupled from its would-be institutional embodiment.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Canada, Quebec; Experience; Generations; Individualism
  • God bless our children? The role of generation, discrimination and religious context for migrants in Europe.
    Van der Bracht, Koen, Bart van de Putte, and Pieter-Paul Verhaeghe (2013)
    International Migration 51:3: 23-27.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Generations; Discrimination; Contextual effects; Religiosity; Europe
  • Declining religious authority? Confidence in the leaders of religious organizations, 1973-2010.
    Hoffmann, John P. (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:1: 1-25.

    Analyzes 1973-2010 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; confidence in clergy declined among those born 1945-70, rebounding among later cohorts among thsoe who attend religious services.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy image; Generations; Secularization; United States
  • Families and Faith. How Religion Is Passed Down across Generations.
    Bengtson, Vern L., Norella M. Putney, and Susan Harris (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 1970-2005 panel questionnaire & interview data from families. Intense religiosity & non-religiosity were transmitted across generations more successfully than middling levels of religiosity. The quality of parent/child relationships was important in religious socialization.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; United States, California; Panel study; Disaffiliation; Generations; Family; Religiosity
  • American Catholics in Transition.
    D'Antonio, William V., Michelle Dillon, and Mary L. Gautier (2013)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Litlefield.

    Based on a 2011 representative sample of U.S. Catholics; reports results on practice, politics, & moral issues controlled by gender & Latino/non-latino.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Politics, U.S.A.; Practice; Women; Authority; Identity; Generations; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Religion, social incorporation, and civic engagement: Second-generation Indian American Christians.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:1: 81-104.

    Based on 1999-2003 & 2006-09 participant observation & interviews in Mar Thoma parishes in the U.S. 2nd generation Mar Thoma Christians adopt American Evangelical approaches & sometimes leave the Malankara Mar Thoma for other denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Civic engagement; Malankara Orthodox Syrian, U.S.A.; Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; Indian Americans; Generations; Assimilation
  • Decoupling religion and ethnicity: Second-generation Indian Amrican Christians.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2012)
    Qualitative Sociology 35:4: 447-468.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Generations; Indian Americans
  • Islam moves west: Religious change in the first and second generations.
    Voas, David, and Fenella Fleischmann (2012)
    Annual Review of Sociology 38;1: 525-545.

    Associated Search Terms: Migration; Change; Generations; Islam
  • The intergenerational transmission of religious service attendance.
    Storm, Ingrid, and David Voas (2012)
    Nordic Journal of Religion and Society 25:2: 131-150.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Practice; Socialization
  • Sustaining Faith Traditions: Race, Ethnicity, and Religion among the Latino and Asian American Second Generation.
    Chen, Carolyn, and Russell Jeung (2012)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Asian Americans; Generations; Latino Americans
  • Second-generation Korean American Christians' communities: Congregational hybridity.
    Kim, Sharon, and Rebecca Y. Kim (2012)
    In Carolyn Chen and Russell Jeung (eds.) Sustaining Faith Traditions:Race, Ethnicity, and Religion among the Latino and Asian American Second Generation. New York: New York University Press, pp. 176-193.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Korean Americans; Parish; Congregation
  • Integration and religiosity among the Turkish second generation in Europe: A comparative analysis across four capital cities.
    Fleischmann, Fenella, and Karen Phalet. (2012)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 35:2: 320-341.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Europe; Turkish Europeans; Assimilation
  • Knowledge, Tradition and Authority in British Islamic Theology.
    Jones, Stephen H. (2012)
    In Mathew Guest and Elisabeth Arweck (eds.) Religion and Knowledge: Sociological Perspectives. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 133-147.

    British Islam is losing its ethnic content & includes efforts at dissociating itself from terrorism.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Generations; Great Britain
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