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  • Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland. Religious Practice in Late Modernity.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2016)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2009 surveys, on interviews, & on case studies. For many, the Roman Catholic Church is a convenient foil against which the define their fair. Describes extra-institutional religion--religiosity connected to & going beyond organized churches, thereby balancing individualism. Reports attitudes toward reconciliation & ecumenism.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ambivalence; Catholic, Ireland; Change; Clergy; Conflict; Diversity; Pluralism; Extra-institutional; Individualism; Ireland; Parish council; Secularization; State; Ecumenism
  • Believing vaguely: Religious socialization and Christian beliefs in Britain.
    Hunt, Stephen (2015)
    Italian Journal of Sociology of Education 7:3: 10-46.

    Shows a decline in the polls of traditional Christian beliefs & other indicators. Ulster is a significant exception.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Great Britain; Generations; Clergy image; Belief
  • Can churches contribute to post-violence reconciliation and reconstruction? Insights and applications from Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2014)
    In John Wolffe (ed.) Irish Religious Conflcit in Comparative Perspective; Catholics, Protestants and Muslims. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 59-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Peace; Conflict
  • Toward religious polarization? Time effects on religious commitment in U.S., UK, and Canadian regions.
    Wilkins-Laflamme, Sarah (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:2: 284-308.

    Presents 1985-2010 General Social Survey (U.S.A. & Canada), Scottish, British, & Northern Ireland Social Attitudes Survey, & Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Scotland; Great Britain, Wales; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Great Britain, England; Canada, regions; Membership; United States, regions
  • Northern Ireland, America and the Emerging Church Movement: Exploring the significance of Peter Rollins and the Ikon Collective.
    Ganiel, Gladys, and Gerardo Marti (2014)
    Journal for the Irish Association for the Academic Study of Religion 1:1: 26-47.

    Associated Search Terms: Emerging church; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; United States; Art; Music
  • Congregation and social structure: An investigation into four Northern Irish memberships.
    Stringer, Adrian (2013)
    Social Compass 60:1: 22-40.

    Inquiry into 4 congregations (1 each Catholic, Anglican, Baha'i, Evangelical) finds members involved in networks beyond the congregations, networks that do not resemble one another. Socially different people belonged to different congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Network; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Ex-Combatants, Religion, and Peace in Northern Ireland: The Role of Religion in Transitional Justice.
    Brewer, John D., David Mitchell, and Gerard Leavey (2013)
    New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace; Justice; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Change
  • Religion, Civil Society, and Peace in Northern Ireland.
    Brewer, John D., Gareth I. Higgins, and Francis Teeney (2011)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • The Religious Roots of Irish Nationalism.
    Coakley, John (2011)
    Social Compass 58:1: 95-114.

    Overview of religion as an ethnic marker in Ireland & Northern Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Nationalism; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Evangelical Journeys: Choice and Change in a Northern Irish Religious Subculture.
    Mitchell, Claire, and Gladys Ganiel (2011)
    Dublin: University College Dublin Press.

    Analysis of religious change throughout the lifecourse. Based on 95 interviews with current or former Northern Irish Evangelicals.

    Associated Search Terms: Everyday life; Atheist, Great Britain; Emerging church; Life course; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain; Life histories
  • Believing in Belfast: Charismatic Christianity after the Troubles.
    Murphy, Liam D. (2010)
    Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Ethno-religious change in Northern Ireland and Zimbabwe: A compartive study of how religious havens can have ethnic significance.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2010)
    Ethnopolitics 9;1: 103-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ethnic; Zimbabwe; Change
  • The trouble with Good News. Scripture and charisma in Northern Ireland.
    Murphy, Liam D. (2009)
    In James S. Bielo (ed.) The Social Life of Scriptures. Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Biblicism. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 10-29.

    Unlike the use of the Bible as a symbol in Unionist Northern Irish identity, charismatics use "gifts" mentioned in specific texts for their identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Identity; Orange Order; Pentecostal, neo, Great Britain
  • Religion in Northern Ireland: Rethinking fundamentalism and the possibilities for conflict transformation.
    Ganiel, Gladysm, and Paul Dixon (2008)
    Journal of Peace Research 45:3: 421-438.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Fundamentalism; Peace; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Disaggregating Conservative Protestant groups in Northern Ireland: Overlapping Categories and the Importance of a Born-again Self-identification.
    Mitchell, Claire, and James Tilley (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:4: 738-752.

    Based on 2004 interview data from Northern Ireland; self-identification as a conservative Protestant or born-again Chrsitian is more useful than denominational affiliation.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conservative, Great Britain; Methodology, interview
  • Evangelicalism and Conflict in Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2008)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain
  • Religious dissent and reconciliation in Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2007)
    In John O'Grady and Peter Scherle (eds.): Ecumenics from the Rim: Explorations in Honour of John D'Arcy May. Berlin: LIT Verlag, pp. 379-386.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Peace; Dissent; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • God Images and Moral Values among Protestant and Catholic Adolescents in Northern Ireland.
    Francis, Leslie J., and Mandy Robbins (2007)
    In Pierre Hegy (ed.) What Do We Imagine God to Be? The Function of "God Images" in Our Lives. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 109-122..

    Based on questionnaire data from Northern Ireland secondary students. A more favorable image of God is related to strictness of moral values.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; God, image of; Students, secondary; Moral
  • Emerging from the Evangelical subculture in Northern Ireland: An analysis of the Zerio28 and Ikon Community.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2006)
    International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church 6:1: 38-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Turning the Categories Inside-out: Complex Identifications and Multiple Interactions in Religious Ethnography.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2006)
    Sociology of Religion 67:1: 3-21.

    Recounts experiences in conducting research in Northern Irish Evangelicalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Participant observation; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain
  • Religion, Identity and Politics in Northern Ireland. Boundaries of Belonging and Belief.
    Mitchell, Claire (2006)
    Burlington, Vermont, and Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Identity; Community; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Conflict and Consensus. A Study of Values and Attitudes in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
    Fahey, Tony, Bernadette C. Hayes, and Richard Sinnott (2006)
    Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill.

    Based on European Values Study data, with added items. Factor analysis shows somewhat different attitudinal cleavages in the 2 Irelands.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Ireland; Conflict; Catholic, Great Britain; Catholic, Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain; Protestant, Ireland; Life satisfaction; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Work; Factor analysis; Belief; Practice; Marriage; Trust; Comparative
  • Catholicism and the construction of communal identity in Northern Ireland.
    Mitchell, Claire (2005)
    Irish Journal of Sociology 14:1: 110-130.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Identity
  • Behind the Ethnic Marker: Religion and Social Identification in Northern Ireland.
    Mitchell, Claire (2005)
    Sociology of Religion 66:1: 3-21.

    Based on 35 interviews & 2000-01 visits to community centers. Religion may be a mere ethnic marker, a ritual participation reinforcing community construction, an ideology relevant to social structure, or for a few a stance to the world.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Constructionist theory; Solidarity; Identity
  • Is Norhtern Ireland abnormal?: An extension of the sociological debate on religion in modern Britain.
    Mitchell, Claire (2004)
    Sociology 38:1: 237-254.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • The moral minority: Evangelical Protestants in Northern Ireland and their political behaviour.
    Mitchell, Claire, and James Tilley (2004)
    Political tudies 52:4: 585-602.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain
  • Protestant Identification and Political Change in Northern Ireland after the Good Friday Agreement.
    Mitchell, Claire (2003)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 26:4: 612-631.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Religion and Enmity in Ireland: Institutions and Relational Beliefs.
    Fulton, John (2002)
    Social Compass 49:2: 189-202.

    Explores the role of religion in the Protestant/Catholic conflict in Northern Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Evangelical Women in Belfast: Imprisoned or Empowered?
    Baillie, Sandra M. (2001)
    New York: Palgrave.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Great Britain; Women; Great Britain, Northern Ireland, Belfast; Gender role
  • Crossing the Gods: World Religions and Worldly Politics.
    Demerath, Nicholas J., III (2001)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia; Israel; Egypt; China; Turkey; Pakistan; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Japan; Poland; Sweden; State; Comparative; Politics; Guatemala; Violence; Brazil; India; Thailand
  • The Adhan among the Bells: Studying Muslim Identity in Northern Ireland.
    Marranci, Gabriele (2000)
    Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Queen's University of Belfast.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Islam, Great Britain
  • Reconciling Belfast: The Politics of Faith and Peace in Northern Ireland.
    Murphy, Liam D. (2000)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation (anthropology): Yale University.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Peace
  • The Rise of "Cultural Religion" in European Christianity: Learning from Poland, Northern Ireland, and Sweden.
    Demerath, Nicholas J., III (2000)
    Social Compass 47:1: 127-139.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Politics, Poland; Poland; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Sweden; State
  • The Religions of Ireland.
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1999)
    In Anthony F. Heath, Richard Breen, and Christopher T. Whelen (eds.)Ireland North and South: Perspectives from Social Sciences. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 141-160.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Understanding Anti-Catholicism in Northern Ireland.
    Brewer, John D., and Gareth I. Higgins (1999)
    Sociology 33:2: 235-255.

    Theology was used to reinforce social cleavages.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-Catholicism; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conflict; Stratification; Historical
  • Churchgoing and Christian Ethics.
    Gill, Robin (1999)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Based on 1989-90s surveys. Church attendance fosters a moral culture society-wide where a high proportion attend, & for a distinct minority where few attend.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Moral; Great Britain; United States; Canada; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • The Mobilization of Prophecy: A Challenge to the Churches of Northern Ireland.
    McAllister, Ronald J. (1998)
    In Anson Shupe and Bronislaw Misztal (eds.) Religion, Mobilization, and Social Action. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 160-173.

    Based on homilies heard in Northern Ireland; Protestants & Catholics there have different values, even as the churches attempt to promote peace.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Preaching; Social control; Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Values
  • Them and Us?: Attitudinal Variation among Churchgoers in Belfast.
    Boal, Fred, Margaret C. Keane, and David N. Livingstone (1997)
    Belfast: Institute of Irish Studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland, Belfast
  • Religious Mobility and Party Support in Northern Ireland.
    Breen, Richard, and Bernadette C. Hayes (1997)
    European Sociological Review 13: 225-239.

    Based on 1991 & '94 surveys among Northern Ireland adults; those who abandoned religion supported non-sectarian or moderate political parties in a Northern Ireland that was politically divided by religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Disaffiliation; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Lambs Among the Lions: America's Culture Wars in Cross-cultural Perspective.
    Demerath, Nicholas J., III, and Karen Straight (1997)
    In Rhys H. Williams (ed.), Culture Wars in American Politics. New York: Aldine de Gruyter, pp. 199-219.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; United States; Guatemala; Israel; India; Comparative; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • The Dynamics of Conflict in Northern Ireland.
    Ruane, Joseph, and Jennifer Todd (1996)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Opposite Religions? Interpreting Community Relations in Northern Ireland.
    Lambkin, B.K. (1996)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Avebury.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Religious Independents in Northern Ireland: Origins, Attitudes, and Significance.
    Hayes, Bernadette C., and Ian McAllister (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 37:1: 65-83.

    Analyzes 1991 questionnaire data from Northern Ireland; shows religious independents distinctive in beliefs, politics, & moral codes.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Denomination (organizational entity); Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Moral; Independents; Belief
  • 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
  • The Edge of the Union. The Ulster Loyalist Political Vision.
    Bruce, Steve (1994)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain
  • Religion und Nationalismus en Ireland.
    Steffen, Sigmund, and Richard Utz (1994)
    Brliner Journal für Soziologie 4:1: 33-52.

    Historical sociology of the troubles in Northern Ireland; interprets in terms of incompatible nationalisms.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Nationalism
  • The Role of Religion in Ireland: The Historical Dimension.
    MacCurtain, Margaret (1993)
    social Compass 40:1: 7-13.

    Traces the development of religiously-based identity in Ireland in the Reformation era & after.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Historical; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ireland
  • Les églises britanniques et l'Europe.
    Davie, Grace (1993)
    In Gilbert Vincent and Jean-Paul Willaime (eds.) Religions et transformations de l'Europe. Strasbourg: Presses Universitaires de Strasbourg, pp. 331-341.

    Associated Search Terms: England; Great Britain, Scotland; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Great Britain, Wales; Great Britain; Great Britain, England
  • Religion and Economic Change in Northern Ireland.
    O'Dowd, Liam (1993)
    Social Compass 40:1: 15-24.

    Reviews the literature on religious conflict in Northern Ireland, & provides an overview of corresponding economic fissures.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Economic; Conflict; Stratification
  • The Marching Season in Northern Ireland: An Expression of Politico-Religious Identity.
    Cecil, Rosanne (1993)
    In Sharon MacDonald (ed.) Inside European Identities. Oxford: Berg.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Identity
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