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  • Living non-religious identity in London.
    Mumford, Lorna (2015)
    In Lori G. Beaman and Steven Tomlins (eds.) Atheist Identities: Spaces and Social Contexts. New York: Springer, pp. 153-170.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, Great Britain; Great Britain, London
  • Hearing the "Hillsong Sound": Music, Marketing, and Branded Spiritual Eperience at a Transnational Megachurch.
    Wagner, Tom (2014)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, musicology, Royal Holloway University of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Great Britain; Megachurch; Music; Hillsong; Great Britain, London
  • Music branding and the hegemonic prosumption of values of an Evangelical growth church.
    Wagner, Tom (2014)
    In Gladys Ganiel, Heidemarie Winkel, and Christophe Monnot (eds.) Religion in Times of Crisis. Leiden: Brill, pp. 11-32.

    Based on 2009-13 fieldwork with the Hillsong (Australian Evangelical) branch in London, UK.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Great Britain; Music; Megachurch; Hillsong; Great Britain, London; Branding; Prosumption
  • Religion and Power. No Logos without Mythos.
    Martin, David (2014)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    A collection of essays, having power & religion as a theme. Criticizes the privatization & rationalization versions of the secularization thesis. Focus on differentiation &the relationship of religion to power. Presupposes a functionalist definition of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Ukraine; Violence; Symbol; Spain; Secularization; Secularism; Rationalization; Privatization; Power; Politics; Poland; Definition of religion; Voluntarism; Charisma; Peace/war; Comparative; Differentiation; Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Identity, national; Individualism; Lithuania; Nationalism; Axial age
  • The Challenges of Universalizing Religions. The Kabbalah Centre in France and Britain.
    Altglas, Véronique (2011)
    Nova religio 15:1: 22-43.

    Case study of the Kabbalah Centre, which once had an office in Paris & at the time of the writing in London.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Jewish, Kabbalist, Great Britain; Jewish, Kabbalist, France; Participant observation; France, Paris
  • Becoming a Faithfilled Jew. An Ethnographic Study of a British Messianic Jewish Congregation.
    Dein, Simon (2009)
    Nova Religio 12:3: 77-101.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Participant observation; Hebrew Christian; Great Britain, London; Conversion
  • Yoruba in Diaspora. An African Church in London.
    Harris, Hermione (2006)
    New York: Palgrave.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Great Britain; Nigerian British; Yorubans; Cherubin and Seraphim Church; Great Britain, London
  • Iranische transnationale religiöse Institutionen in London und Hamburg. Ihr Einfluss auf das interkulturelle Zusammenleben.
    Hesse-Lehmann, Karen, and Kathryn Spellman (2004)
    In C. Köck, A. Moosmüller, and K. Roth (eds.) Zuwanderun und Integration. Kulturwissenschaftliche Zugänge und soziale Praxis. Münster: Waxmann, pp. 141-162.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, Hamburg; Islam, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Islam, Germany
  • Religion and Healing among the Lubavitch Community in Stamford Hill, North London. A Case Study of Hasidism.
    Dein, Simon (2004)
    Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen.

    Based on 1992-96 fieldwork in the Stamford Hill Jewish community in North London.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain; Great Britain, London
  • La renaissance du Hassidisme de 1945 à nos jours.
    Gutwirth, Jacques (2004)
    Paris: Odille Jacob.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Hasidic, U.S.A.; United States; Charisma; Mysticism; Great Britain, London; Israel, Jerusalem; United States, New York, New York; Belgium, Antwerp; Jewish, Hasidic, Israel; Jewish, Hasidic, France; Jewish, Hasidic, Belgium
  • Iraqi Assyrian Christians in London. The Construction of Ethnicity.
    Al-Rasheed, Madawi (1998)
    Lewiston, New York: Edwin MellenPress.

    Based on 1991-94 fieldwork in London.

    Associated Search Terms: Assyrian Christian, Great Britain; Iraqi British; Ethnic; Great Britain, London
  • The Unsecular City: The Revival of Religion in East London.
    Smith, Greg (1996)
    In Tim Butler and Michael Rustin (eds.) Rising in the East. The Regeneration of East London. London: Lawrence & Wishart, pp. 123-145.

    Based on survey data on the multi-ethnic section of East London.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Ethnic; Pluralism
  • The Emerging Network: A Sociology of the New Age and Neo-Pagan Movements.
    York, Michael (1995)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowan & Littlefield.

    Reviews the literature on new age & neopagan phenomena. Descriptive survey data from groups in London. Reviews typologies (church, sect, etc.) , assessing the usefulness of various approaches for the study of new age & neopagan phenomena. "Network" works.

    Associated Search Terms: New age; Great Britain, London; Network; St. James´ Alternatives; Participant observation; Typology; New religions; House of the Goddess; Neopagan
  • Identity, Nation and Religion: Educated Young Bangladeshi Muslims in London's "East End."
    Eade, John (1994)
    International Sociology (;3: 377-394.

    Based on 20 interviews with Bangladeshi university students; focuses on their identities, including their identification with international Islam.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Bangladeshi British; Students, undergraduate; Identity
  • The Political Articulation of Community and the Islamisation of Space in London.
    Eade, John (1993)
    In Rohit Barot 9ed.), Religion and Ethnicity. Minorities and Social Change in the Metropolis. Kampen, The Netherlands: Kok Pharos Publishing House, pp. 27-42.

    Describes disputes over the use of urban symbolic space, specifically mosques.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Islam, Great Britain; Urban; Great Britain, London; Bangladeshi British
  • Millennium, Messianism and Medicine among the Lubavitch of Stamford Hill.
    Dein, Simon (1992)
    International Journal of Social Psychiatry 18: 262-267.

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Millenarian, Great Britain; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Medical; Messian
  • Witchcraft, Morality and Magic in Contemporary London.
    Luhrmann, Tanya M. (1986)
    International Journal of Moral and Socia Studies 1:1: 77-94.

    Focuses on the relationship between morality & belief.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Belief; Moral; Witch; Magic
  • Organized Religion as Opiate or Prophetic Stimulant: A Study of American and English Assessments of Social Justice in Two Urban Settings.
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1983)
    Review of Religious Research 24:3: 206-224.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from New Haven, Connecticut, & London, England; shows religious identity related to concern for justice, after controlling for conventionality.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Conventionality; Comparative; Great Britain, London; Comfort; Justice; Conformity; Religiosity
  • On the Specificity of Social Alienation: An Exploratory Investigation in England and the United States.
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1982)
    Sociology and Social Research 66: 399-417.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from New Haven, Connecticut, & London, England; includes an item on feeling that one is a part of organized religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Alienation; Great Britain, London
  • The Ismaili sect in London: Religious institutions and social change.
    Clarke, peter B. (1978)
    Religion 8:1: 68-84.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Change; Ismaili, Great Britain
  • Instrumental and Expressive Elites in a Religious Organization: The United Synagogue in London.
    Sharot, Stephen (1977)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 43:1: 141-155.

    Tests Amitai Etzioni's thesis of elite structures, with the case of a Jewish organization formed in London in 1870.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Elite
  • The Ismailis: A Study of Community.
    Clarke, Peter B. (1976)
    British Journal of Sociology 27:4: 484-494.

    1972-74 study of a community of Ismailis in London, after the 1972 expulsion of Ismailis from Uganda.

    Associated Search Terms: Ismaili, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Migrant
  • Methodism in Metropolitan London, 1850-1920: A Social and Sociological Study.
    Field, Clive D. (1975)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. thesis, Oxford University.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Great Britain, London; Methodist, Great Britain
  • Native Jewry and the Religious Anglicization of Immigrants in London: 1870-1905.
    Sharot, Stephen (1974)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 16:1: 39-56.

    British Jews promoted the Anglicization of Jewish immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Migrant; Great Britain, London; Assimilation
  • Religious Change in Native Orthodoxy in London, 1870-1914: The Synagogue Service.
    Sharot, Stephen (1973)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 15:1: 55-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Ritual; Change
  • Religious Change in Native Orthodoxy in London, 1870-1914: Rabbinate and Clergy.
    Sharot, Stephen (1973)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 15:2: 167-187.

    Shows contrasts with continental Europe.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Change; Great Britain, London; Jewish, Great Britain
  • Superstition and Religion: The God of the Gaps.
    Abercrombie, Nicholas, John Baker, Sebastian Brett, and Jane Foster (1970)
    A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 3: 93-129.

    Analysis of 1968 interview data from Islington, focusing on the prevalence of superstition.

    Associated Search Terms: Superstition; Great Britain, London
  • Disembodied Ecumenicalism: A Survey of the Members of Four Methodist Churches in or Near London.
    Hill, Michael, and Peter Wakeford. (1969)
    In David Martin (ed.), A Socioloical Yearbook of Religion in Britain 2. London: SCM, pp. 19-46.

    Examines Methodist attitudes on ecumenism, especially toward the Church of England, in an area south of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Methodist, Great Britain; Ecumenism
  • Social Topography of a London Congregation: The Bayswater Synagogue, 1863-1963.
    Lipman, V.D. (1964)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 6:1: 69-74.

    Based on membership lists of Bayswater Synagogue.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Ecology; Parish
  • West Indian Migrants and the London Churches.
    Hill, Clifford (1963)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: West Indian British; Migrant; Great Britain, London
  • La Participation Sociale dans la Vie d'une Paroisse Urbaine.
    Bressan, Vanni (1962)
    Social Compass 9;3: 243-257.

    Application of Fichter's typology of parishioner to a London parish.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Catholic, Great Britain; Parish
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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