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  • Holistic Switchers: The Spiritual and Value Commitments of a Group of Older Women Church Leavers.
    Eccles, Janet (2012)
    Journal for the Study of Spirituality 1: 187-202.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Cumbria; Disaffiliation; Gerontology; Women
  • Another kind of implicitness in religion: Beliefs and practices of some older Christian woemen disaffiliates.
    Eccles, Janet (2012)
    Implicit Religion 15:2: 181-194.

    Based on 2004-06 interviews with 70 older British women reared in Christianity but affected by the 1960s cultural revolution.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Gerontology; Great Britain, Cumbria; Implicit religion; Disaffiliation; Vicarious religion
  • Rehabilitated returners: Why some older women re-affiliate to the Christian church.
    Eccles, Janet (2011)
    Temenos: Nordic Journal of Comparative Religion 47;1: 7-31.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Cumbria; Gerontology; Returnee; Women
  • Le inglesi che vanno in chesa: le ultima di una longa storia?
    Eccles, Janet (2010)
    Etnografia e ricerca qualitativa 1: 88-106.

    Subset of interviewees in a 2004-06 inquiry.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Gerontology; Great Britain, Cumbria
  • How Have Preboomer and Boomer Women Raised in Christianity Who Have Lived through the "Sixties Revolution" Been Affected in Terms of their Religious and Value Commitents?
    Eccles, Janet (2010)
    Unpublishd Ph.D. thesis, Lancaster University.

    Based on open-ended interviews with 70 older women.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Disaffiliation; Gerontology; Vicarious religion; Great Britain, Cumbria
  • Spirituality, Gender, and Expressive Selfhood.
    Sointu, Eeva, and Linda Woodhead (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:2: 259-276.

    Based on field work in 2 British cities.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Lancashire, Lancaster; Great Britain, Cumbria, Kendal; Self-actualization; Women; Holistic spirituality
  • The spiritual revolution: Another false dawn for the sacred.
    Voas, David, and Steve Bruce (2007)
    In Kieran Flanagan and Peter C. Jupp (eds.) A sociology of spirituality. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 43-61.

    Based on a survey of church & non-church supernaturalism in a small northern English town.

    Associated Search Terms: New age; Great Britain, Cumbria, Kendal
  • The Spiritual Revolution. Why Religion is Giving Way to Spirituality.
    Heelas, Paul, and Linda Woodhead, with Benjamin Seel, Brinsolaw Szerszynsky, and Karin Tusting (2004)
    Oxford, U.K.: Basil Blackwell.

    Compares Religion & spirituality, based on 2000-03 ethnography & questionnaires. Religion stressed what is outside the person, spirituality inside. Religion is in decline & spirituality growing, but religion is far more widespread.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Change; Community study; Great Britain, Cumbria, Kendal
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