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  • Trial and error: Muslims and Sharia in the German context.
    Aries, Wolf D. Ahmad; and James T. Richardson (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 139-154.

    Associated Search Terms: Sharia; Law; Islam, Germany; Germany
  • The sociology of religion in Germany since 1945.
    Pollack, Detlef (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Anthony J. Blasi (eds.) Sociologies of Religion. National Traditions. Leiden: Brill, pp. 193-231.

    Post-1945 history.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion, Germany; Germany
  • Does religion promote environmental sustainability? Exploring the role of religion in local energy ransitions.
    Koehrsen, Jens (2015)
    Social Compass 62:3: 296-310.

    Based on unstructured interviews with key participants in the transition to sustainable energy technologies in Emden, Germany. The religious sector of the society was not a major player in the transition, since it was involved in competing issues of peace & justice.

    Associated Search Terms: Environmentalism; Germany, Emden
  • Religious attendance buffers the impact of unemployment on life satisfaction: Longitudinal evidence from Germany.
    Lechner, Clemens M., and Thomas Leopold (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 166-174.

    Analyzes 1990-2012 German panel survey data. Weekly religious attendance mitigates the psychological impact of unemployment.

    Associated Search Terms: Life satisfaction; Unemployment; Panel study; Practice; Stress; Germany
  • Organisations islamiques en Europe et aux États-Unis: les perspectifves interdisciplinaires et ascendantes.
    Kortmann, Matthias, and Kerstin Rosenow-Williams (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 541-555.

    Meta-analysis of studies of Muslim organizations in majority non-Muslim nations shows that such environments provide resources but also impose restrictions on the structures and objectives of the organizations.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Switzerland; Spain; Poland; Lithuania; Islam, Poland; Islam, Lithuania; Islam, Latvia; Islam, Estonia; Great Britain; Germany; France; Belgium; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Switzerland; Islam, Spain; Islam, Netherlands; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Belgium; Netherlands; United States; Estonia; Latvia
  • Trial and error: Muslims and Shari'a in the German context.
    Aires, Wolf, and James T. Richardson (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, New York: Springer.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Sharia; Islam, Germany
  • Unwanted: Muslim Immigrants, Dignity, and Drug Dealing.
    Jackson, Pamela Irving (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Minority; Drug; Islam, Germany; Generations; Assimilation; Germany
  • The Headscarf Debates: Conflicts of National Belonging.
    Aziz, Sahar F. (2014)
    Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Islam, Netherlands; Clothing; France; Gender; Germany; Islam, Germany; Islam, Turkey; Netherlands; Turkey; Islam, France
  • The Religiosity of Children of Immigrants and Natives in England, Germany, and the Netherlands: The Role of Parents and Peers in Class.
    DeHoon, Sean, and Frank Van Tubergen (2014)
    European Sociological Review 30:2: 194-206.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Netherlands; Migrant; Socialization; Religiosity; Family; Germany; Great Britain, England; Children
  • Zur Entwicklung christlicher Religiosität in Deutschland und Westeuropa, 1900-1960.
    Ziemann, Benjamin (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 99-122.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany
  • Religiös-konfessionelle Kultur und individuelle Religiosität: Ein Vergleich zwischen West- und Ostdeutschland.
    Müller, Olaf, Detlef Pollack, and Gert Pickel (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 123-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Germany, West; Germany, West; Denomination (organizational entity); Germany; Religiosity
  • Excluded, included or foundational? Religion in liberal-democratic states.
    Bader, Veit (2013)
    In Gavin D'Costa, Malcolm Evans, Tariq Modood, and Julian Rivers (eds.) Religion in a Liberal State. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 135-163.

    Argues that a liberal-democratic constitutional state needs be founded neither on a religion nor on an exclusive secularism. References are largely to Germany.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Secularism; State
  • Typen religiöser Sozialformen und ihre Bedeutung für die Analyse religiösen Wandels in Deutschland.
    Krech, Volkhard, Jens Schlamelcher, and Markus Hero (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65:1: 51-71.

    Associated Search Terms: Typology; Change; Germany
  • Religiöse Identität und Wertbindungen von Jugendlichen in Deutschland.
    Gärtner, Christel (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 211-233.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Germany; Identity; Youth
  • The rise and transformation of German political Catholicism (1848-1914) and Turkish political Islam (1970-2011).
    Altinordu, Ate? (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 383-408.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Turkey; Turkey; Politics, Germany; Islam, Turkey; Germany; Catholic, Germany; Comparative; Historical
  • Zwischen Säkularisierung und religiöser Reorganisation--Eine Analyse der Religiosität türkischer und polnischer Neuzuwanderer in Deutschland.
    Diehl, Claudia, and Matthias Koenig (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 235-258.

    Associated Search Terms: Polish Germans; Germany; Turkish Germans; Migrant
  • Legal Integration of Islam: A Transatlantic Comparison.
    Joppke, Christian, and John Torpey (2013)
    Cambridge Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Law; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Canada; Integration (social)
  • Islamische Gemeinden in Deutschland: Strukturen und Angebot.
    Halm, Dirk, and Martina Sauer (2012)
    Leviathan 40:1: 71-109.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Islam, Germany
  • Weber and "Kulturprotestantismus."
    Adair-Toteff, Christopher (2012)
    Österreichischen Zeitschrift für Geschichtwissenschafter 23:3: 50-66.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Germany; Weber, Max; Cultural religion
  • Femmes précaires et religion en Allemagne de l'Est.
    Sammet, Kornelia, and Marliese Weissmann (2012)
    Social Compass 59:1: 102-119.

    Uses 3 case studies of poor, religiously unaffiliated East German women to illustrate a world view that is secular but open to religion as a way of dealing with contingency.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; Women; World view; Germany, East
  • The Religious Landscape in Germany: Secularizing West--Secularized East.
    Müller, Olaf, Detlef Pollack, and Gert Pickel (2012)
    In Detlef Pollack, Olaf Müller, and Gert Pickel (eds.) The Social Significance of Religion in the Enlarged Europe. Secularization, Individualization and Pluralization. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 95-120.

    The Catholic Church was disestablished longer & became less dependent on the state, though it has a priest shortage, compared to the Protestant Church. Both provide this-worldly services. Surveys show individual religion is stronger in the West than in the East.

    Associated Search Terms: Individualism; Rational choice theory; Secularization; State; Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland; Catholic, Germany; Germany
  • Localizing Islam in Europe: Turkish Islamic Communiteis in Germany and the Netherlands.
    Yükleyen, Ahmet (2012)
    Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Germany; Turkish Germans; Turkish Dutch; Islam, Netherlands; Germany; Assimilation; Netherlands
  • Imprisoned Religion. Transformations of Religion during and after Imprisonment in Eastern Germany.
    Becci, Irene (2012)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Based on qualitative studies. The focus is on prisons in eastern Germany after the reunification of the country, but the volume includes comparative material from the author's prison studies in Switzerland and Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prisoners; Italy; Prison chaplain; State; Comparative; Penology; Germany
  • Stability or decline? Class, religion and the vote in Germany.
    Elff, Martin, and Sigrid Ro?teutscher (2011)
    German Politics 20:1: 107-127.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Politics, Germany
  • Die Pluralisierung des religiösen Feldes in Deutschland: Empirische Befunde und systematische Überlegungen.
    Hero, Markus, and Volkhard Krech. (2011)
    In Gert Pickel and Kornelia Sammet (eds.) Religion und Religiosität im vereinigten Deutschland: Zwanzig Jahre nach dem Umbruch. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, pp. 28-41.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Pluralism
  • Wie verändert sich die Religiosität im Lebensverlauf? Eine Panelanalyse unter Berücksichtigung von ost-West-Unterschieden.
    Lois, Daniel (2011)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 63:1: 83-110.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Germany; Germany, East; Germany, West; Life course
  • Religion's multiple locations in prison. Germany, Italy, Switzerland. .
    Becci, Irene (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 65-84.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prison chaplain; Penology; Germany; Italy
  • Gender in the Discursive Practices of the Jehovah's Witnesses in the Former East Germany.
    Rajtar, Malgorzata (2011)
    Social Compass 58:2: 260-270.

    Based on life histories of Jehovah's Witnesses in Saxony, focusing on the clash between Jehovah's Witness gender stratification & East German egalitarian discourse.

    Associated Search Terms: Life histories; Jehovah´s Witness, Germany; Germany, East; Gender; Stratification; Women
  • Challenging Merton's Protestantism-science Hypothesis: The Historical Impact of Sacerdotal Celibacy on German Science and Scholarship.
    Becker, George (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:2: 351-365.

    Clerical celibacy denied German Catholicism the presence of clergy offspring upwardly mobile into scholarship, including into the natural sciences.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Celibacy; Science; Historical; Merton, Robert K.; Germany
  • Psychosocial Health and Spirituality of Theology Students and Pastors of the German Seventh-day Adventist Church.
    Voltmer, Edgar, Christine Thomas, and Claudia Spahn (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 52:3: 290-305.

    2007-08 survey data from German Seventh-day Adventist theology students & pastors show physical health but low scores on mental health.

    Associated Search Terms: Seminarians; Clergy; Seventh-day Adventist, Germany; Mental health; Health
  • Blótgemeinschaften: Eine Religionsethnografie des “germanischen Neuheidentums.”
    Gründer, René (2010)
    Würzbug: Ergon Verlag

    Based on interviews & participant observation, highlights the diversity in German neopaganism, including racists universalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Neopagan, Germany; Germany; Participant observation; Racism
  • Schulischer Religionsunterrich: Eine religionswissenschaftlich-soziologische Untersuchung.
    Frank, Katharina (2010)
    Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Switzerland; Germany
  • Moral communities? Religion as a source of social trust in a multilevel analysis of 97 German regions.
    Traunmüller, Richard (2010)
    European Sociological Review 27:3: 346-363.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Ecology; Trust
  • Die Entwicklung der Kirchenmitglieder in Deutschland. Statistische Anmerkungen zu Umfang und Ursachen des Mitgliederrückgangs in den beiden christlichen Volkskirchen.
    Eicken, J., and A. Schmitz-Veltin (2010)
    Wirtschaft und Statistik 6: 576-589.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Catholic, Germany; Membership; Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland
  • German Youth: Neither Participants nor Partakers in Religion?
    Pickel, Gert (2010)
    In Giuseppe Giordan (ed.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Vol. 1: Youth and Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 251-287.

    Based on 1990-2008 data from multiple German surveys.

    Associated Search Terms: Individualism; Secularization; Market model; Invisible religion; Germany; Youth
  • The Stable Third: Non-religiosity in Germany.
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika (2009)
    In S. Bertelsmann (ed.) What the World Belives. Analysis and Commentary on the Religion Monitor 2008. Gütersloh: Verlag Bertelsmann Stiftung, pp. 149-166.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, Germany; Germany
  • Religiosity and gender equality: Comparing natives and Muslim migrants in Germany.
    Diehl, Claudia, and Kerstin Ruckdeschel (2009)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 32:2: 278-301.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Gender; Stratification; Migrant; Islam, Germany
  • Die Rückkehr des Religiösen: Studien zum Religiösen Wandel in Deutschland und Europa.
    Pollack, Detlef (2009)
    Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Germany; Europe
  • Rückkehr des Religiösen? Studien zum religiösen Wandel in Deutschland und Europe II.
    Pollack, Detlef (2009)
    Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Europe; Germany
  • Individual religiosity, religious context, and the creation of social trust in Germany.
    Traunmüller, Richard (2009)
    Schmollers Jahrbuch--Journal of Applied Social Science Studies 129:357-365.

    Associated Search Terms: Trust; Religiosity; Germany
  • Maria of the Oak: Society and the Problem of Divine Intervention.
    Lee, Daniel B. (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:3: 213-231.

    Observation of pilgrims & of prayers & testimonies left at the Mary of the Oak shrine in Bavaria.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Prayer; Pilgrimage; Marian; Germany; Catholic, Germany; Shrine
  • Religionen im Prozess von Migration: Eine Fallstudie; Muslimische Migration nach Deutschland und Frankreich im 20. Jahrhundert.
    Reuter, Astrid (2009)
    In Hans G. Kippenberg, Jörg Rüpke, and Kocku von Stuckrad (eds.) Europäische Religionsgeschichte. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, pp. 371-410.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Germany; Migration; Islam, France; Germany; France; Case study; Migrant
  • Religious Oddities: Explaining the Different Religious Markets in Poland and East Germany.
    Froese, Paul, and Steven Pfaff (2009)
    In Gert Pickel and Olaf Müller (eds.) Church and Religion in Contemporary Europe. Results from Empirical and Comparative Research. Wiesbaden: Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, pp. 123-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Market model; Poland
  • Forcierte Säkularität, Religiöser Wandel und Generationendynamik im Osten Deutschlands.
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika, Uta Karstein, and Thomas Schmidt-Lux (2009)
    Frankfurt am main: Campus.

    Associated Search Terms: Persecution; Germany, East; Generations; Change; Secularism
  • Islam, Migration and Integration: The Age of Securitization.
    Kaya, Ayhan (2009)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Migration; Netherlands; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Belgium; France; Islam, Netherlands; Assimilation; Germany
  • Religiosität türkischer Migranten im Generationsenverlauf: Ein Befund und einige Erklärungsversuche.
    Diehl, Claudia, and Matthias Koenig (2009)
    Zeitschrift für Soziologie 38:4: 300-319.

    Religious vitality persists among immigrant Turkish Germans across generations, largely as a symbolic marker of a minority group.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkish Germans; Ethnic; Generations; Islam, Germany; Migrant; Minority; Boundary maintenance
  • Memorializing the Sacred: Kristallnacht in German National Memory.
    Jacobs, Janet L. (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:3: 485-498.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Jewish, Germany; Memory; Sacralization
  • Religiöse Vielfalt in Nordhein-Westfalen: Empirische Befunde und Perspektiven der Globalisierung vor Ort.
    Hero, Markus, Volkhard Krech, and Helmut Zander (2008)
    Paderborn: F. Schöningh.

    Associated Search Terms: Globalization; Diversity; Pluralism; Germany
  • How Secularized is Germany? Cohort and Comparative Perspectives.
    Wolf, Christof (2008)
    Social Compass 55:2: 111-126.

    Survey data show church membership & participation, as well as individual salience of religion, declining in Germany.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Germany; Salience
  • Familial Antecedents and the Choice of a New Religious Movement. Which Person in Which Religious Group?
    Namini, Sussen, and Sebastian Murken (2008)
    Nova Religio 11:3: 83-103.

    Based on interviews with members of 3 congregations of different denominations; loss of father in childhood & number of siblings varied by congregation. The New Apostolic Church, which employs father-themes, had a high % of father-loss in childhood.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Jehovah´s Witness, Germany; Pentecostal, Germany; Neuapostolischen Kirche, Germany; Germany
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