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  • Urbanization, religious pluralism, cultural continuity, and the expansion of Gnostic communities.
    Wortham, Robert A. (2006)
    Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion 2, article 3.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Diffusion; Gnostic
  • Power and Knowledge: A Study in the Social Development of Early Christianity.
    Green, Henry A. (1991)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 20:2: 217-231.

    Sees the 2nd century struggle between Catholic & Agnostic Christianity as between institutionalized power & those resisting institutionalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Sociology of knowledge; Power; Gnostic; Early Christian
  • Le Problème de la Définition Sociologique de la Gnose.
    Gauthier, Madeleine (1986)
    Gnose d'hier et d'aunourd'hui. Les Cahiers de recherches en sciences de la religion 7: 231-255.

    Examines 2 modern gnostic groups in order to develop a definition of "gnositicism." Gnosticism emphasizes an interior vision based on scientific data & more. It has a dualism of spirit & matter, & collapses past, present, & future into a common presence.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Gnostic (modern); Association des Chercheurs en Science Cosmique du Québec
  • The Economic and Social Origins of Gnosticism.
    Green, Henry A. (1985)
    Atlanta: Scholars Press.

    Explanation based on a change in ancient relations of production.

    Associated Search Terms: Marxian; Gnostic
  • Intellektualismus und antike Gnosis.
    Kippenberg, Hans G. (1981)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter (ed.) Max Webers Studie über das antike Judentum. Interpretation und Kritik. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 1981.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Gnostic; Intellectuality
  • Das problem deiner Soziologie und "sozialen Verortung" der Gnosis.
    Rudolph, Kurt (1977)
    Kairos 19:1: 35-44.

    Provides an overview & conceptual framework for analyzing ancient gnosticism.

    Associated Search Terms: Gnostic
  • Versuch einer soziologischen Verortung des antiken Gnostizismus.
    Kippenberg, Hans G. (1970)
    Numen 17: 211-232. Comment by Peter Munz 19:1 (1972): 41-51.

    A sociology-of-knowledge approach.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of knowledge; Gnostic
  • Some Notes on a Sociological Approach to Gnosticism.
    Mendelson, E. Michael (1967)
    In Ugo Bianchi 9ed.) Le origini dello gnosticismo (Numen Supplement No. 12). Leiden: E.J. Brill, pp. 668-676.

    Associated Search Terms: Gnostic
  • Randerscheinungen des Judentums und das Problem der Entstehung des Gnostizismus.
    Rudolph, Kurt (1967)
    Kairos 9:2: 105-122.

    Examines Jewish & Hellenist influences on Jewish, heathen, & Christian gnosticisms.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Jewish, ancient; Gnostic
  • Stand und Aufgaben in der Erforschung des Gnostizismus.
    Rudolph, Kurt (1963)
    Sonderheft des Wissenschaftlichen Zeitschrift der friedrich Schiller-Universität (Jena, 1963): 89-102.

    Associated Search Terms: Gnostic
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