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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Religious Individualization or Secularization? Testing Hypotheses of Religious Change--The Case of Eastern and Western Germany.
    Pollack, Detlef, and Gert Pickel (2007)
    British Journal of Sociology 58:4:603-632.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Germany, Western; Germany; Change; Individualism; Germany, East
  • L'Amérique du Nord a-t-elle franchi le mur de Berlin? Esquisses d'analyse comparative de la religion en Amérique du Nord et en Europe de l'Est.
    Talin, Kristoff (2007)
    In Martin Geoffroy, Jean-Guy Vaillancourt, and Michel Gardaz (eds.) La mondialisation du phénomène religieux. Montréal: Mediaspaul, pp. 41-64.

    Based on 1998 International Social Survey Program data. Eastern European nations remain religiously different from the West, to which they are not exposed.

    Associated Search Terms: Estonia; Age; Belief; Bulgaria; Canada; Czech Republic; Europe, eastern; Germany, East; Globalization; Lithuania; Hungary; Slovenia; Slovakia; Sex; Russia; Practice; Comparative; Poland; United States; Latvia
  • Areligiosität, Antireligiosität, Religiosität: Ostdeutschland als Sonderfall niedriger Religiosität in osteuropäischen Rahmen?
    Pickel, Gert (2003)
    In Christel Gärtner, etlef Pollack, and Monika Wohlrab-Sahr (eds.) Atheismus und religiöse Indifferenz. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 247-269.

    Uses 1990-2000 international survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, Germany; Germany; Germany, East
  • Still the Most Religious Part of the World: Developments in the Religious Field in Eastern Germany since 1990.
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika, and Thomas Schmidt (2003)
    Inernational Journal of Practical Theology 7:1: 86-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Atheist, Germany
  • Konfessionslosigkeit in Ostdeutschland.
    Storch, Kersten (2003)
    In Christel Gärtner, Detlef Pollack, and Monika Wahlrab-Sahr (eds.) Atheismus und religiöser Indifferenz. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 231-245.

    Gathers previously publsihed data on church non-membership in East Germany & their correlations with values.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Atheist, Germany; Germany, East; Values
  • Vom Bürger zum Werktätigen: Die arbeiterliche Zivilreligion in der DDR.
    Schmidt, Thomas (2003)
    In Christel Gärtner, Detlef Pollack, and Monika Wohlrab-Sahr (eds.) Atheismus und religiöse Indifferenz. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 315-336.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Civil religion
  • Werte und wertewandel religiöser Orientierungsmuster in komparativer Perspective: Religiosität und Individualisierlung in Ostdeutschland und Osteuropa.
    Müller, Olaf, Gert Pickel, and Detlef Pollack (2003)
    In Michael Brocker, Hartmut Behr, and Mathias Hildebrandt (eds.) Religion--Staat-Politik. Zur Rolle der Religion in der nationalen und international Politik. Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 99-126.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Individualism; Values; Europe, eastern; Comparative
  • 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: Secularization; State; Individualism; Germany, East; Dimensions of religiosity; Functionalism; Lutheran, Germany; Disenchantment; Catholic, Germany; Definition of religion; Differentiation; Germany; Luckmann, Thomas; Proselytizing; Politics, Germany; Luhmann, Niklas; Literature; Privatization
  • Der lange Schatten der erzwungenen Säkularisierung.
    Meulemann, Heiner (2000)
    In Heinz-Herbert Noll and Roland Habich (eds.) vom Zusammenwachsen einer Gesellschaft: Analysen zur Angleichung der Lebensverhältnisse in Deutschland. Frankfurt a.M.: Campus, pp. 223-248.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Germany; Secularization
  • Moralische Striktheit und Religiosität in Ost- und Westdeutschland 1990-1994. Über den Einfluss unterschiedlicher Sozialverfassungen auf die Korrelationen zwischen Einstellungen.
    Meulemann, Heiner (2000)
    In D. Pollack and G. Pickel (eds.) Religiöser und kirchlicher Wandel in Ostdeutschland 1989-1999. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 105-139.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Strictness; Germany, Western; Moral; Germany, East
  • Der Wandel der religiös-kirchlichen Lage in Ostdeutschland nach 1989.
    Pollack, Detlef (2000)
    In Detlef Pollack and Gert Pickel (eds.) Religiöser und kirchlicher Wandel in Ostdeutschland 1989-1999. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 18-47. Also in Detlef Pollack, Säkularisierung--ein moderner Mythos? Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2003, pp. 108-131.

    Reports 1950-97 church staistics & poll data for East Germany.

    Associated Search Terms: Membership; Lutheran, Germany; Germany, East; Germany; Change; Catholic, Germany; Belief; Practice
  • Children's Religious Affiliation in Eastern Germany.
    Gautier, Mary, and Joachim Singelmann (1997)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 12:5-15.

    Associated Search Terms: Children; Germany, East
  • Church Attendance and Religious Belief in Postcommunist Societies.
    Gautier, Mary L. (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:2: 289-296.

    Provides 1991 survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Hungary; Poland; Germany, West; Germany, East; Belief; Practice
  • The Impact of Religious Identification on Political Attitudes: An International Comparison.
    Hayes, Bernadette C. (1995)
    Sociology of Religion 56:2: 177-194.

    Analyzes 1991 survey data from 8 nations; assesses effects of non-affiliation on attitudes toward abortion, working women, capital punishment, & religion in politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Atheist; Norway; Netherlands; Politics; Germany, East; Disaffiliation; Comparative; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Italy; Women; Capital punishment; United States; Abortion; Germany, West
  • Jugend und Religion in den neuen Bundesländern.
    Barz, Heiner (1994)
    Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte 38: 21-31.

    Associated Search Terms: Youth; Germany, East; Germany
  • Kirche in der Organisationsgesellschaft. Zum Wandel der gesellschaften Lage der evangelischen Kirchen in der DDR.
    Pollack, Detlef (1994)
    Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, Germany; Change; Germany, East
  • Germany's Reconstruction: The Role of the Eastern German Evangelical Church Before and After Reunification.
    Beckley, Robert E., H. Paul Chalfant, and D. Paul Johnson (1994)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. 9ed.), Politics and Religion in Central and Eastern Europe. Traditions and Transitions. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 163-177.

    Based on interviews with clergy involved in efforts to topple the German Democratic Republic.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Lutheran, Germany; Revolution
  • Von der Volkskirche zur Minderheitskirche. Zur Entwicklung von Religiosität und Kirchlichkeit in der DDR.
    Pollack, Detlef (1994)
    In H. Kaelble, J. Kocka, and H. Zwahr (eds.), Sozialgeschichte der DDR. Stuttgart: Klett-Cotta, pp. 271-294.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Minority; Germany, East
  • Religion und gesellschaftlicher Wandel. Zur Rolle der evangelischen Kirche im prozeß des gesellschaftlichen Umbruchs in der DDR.
    Pollack, Detlef (1993)
    In H. Joas and M. Kohli (eds.) Der Zusammenbruch der DDR. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, pp. 246-266.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Germany, East; Lutheran, Germany
  • Kirche und religiöse Gemeinschaften in der DDR.
    Daiber, Karl Fritz (1988)
    In Franz-Xaver Kaufmann and Bernhard Schüfers (eds.) Religion, Kirchen und Gesellschaft in Deutschland. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 75-85.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East
  • Der Katholizismus in den deutschsprachigen Ländern.
    Gabriel, Karl, and Franz-Xaver Kaufmann (1988)
    In Franz-Xaver Kaufmann and Bernhard Schäfers (eds.) Religion, Kirche und Gesellschaft. Gegenwartskunde, Sonderheft 5, pp. 31-57.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Germany, East; Catholic, Austria; Catholic, Germany, West
  • L'Église dans la Société Socialiste. Le Cas des Églises Protestantes en République Démocratique Allemande.
    Krusche, Günther (1981)
    Social Compass 28:1: 79-91.

    Traces the self-understanding of protestant churches in East Germany, from established popular churches to minority ones.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Lutheran, Germany; Germany, East
  • The Christian Life and Church Institutions within the Socialist State.
    Hücking, Hans-Hermann (1977)
    In J.B. Metz and J.P. Jossua (eds.), Christianity and socialism. New York: Seabury, 1977, pp. 65-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Poland; Germany, East
  • Germany: Democratic Republic.
    Wilhelm, Bernard (1972)
    In Hans Mol (ed.)Western Religion. A Country by Country Inquiry. The Hague: Mouton, pp. 213-228.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East
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