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  • Pentecostal prayer as personalcommunication and invisible institutional work.
    Fer, Yannick (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 49-65.

    Based on 2000 & after field work in French Polynesian Assemblies of God, where individual prayer is highlighted & institutional work remains invisible.

    Associated Search Terms: Institution; Assemblies of God, French Polynesia; French Polynesia; Pentecostal, French Polynesia; Habitus; Mauss, Marcel; Prayer; Glossolalia
  • We Shall Not Be Moved: Methodists Debate Race, Gender and Homosexuality.
    Nickell, Jane Ellen (2014)
    Eugene, Oregon: Pickwick Publications.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Habitus; Historical; Homosexuality; Race; United Methodist, U.S.A.; Conflict
  • The Spirit's Tether. Family, Work, and Religion among American Catholics.
    Konieczny, Mary Ellen (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2000-02 field work in 2 Midwest U.S.A. Catholic parishes, one liberal & one conservative. Models of church are transposed into family life. Traditionalists rejected the modernized Church of their childhood while progressives accepted pre-conciliar religious commitment but not its cultural trappings.

    Associated Search Terms: Justice; Birth control; Authority; Ritual; Abortion; Participant observation; Marriage; Moral; Conservative/liberal; Comparative; Catholic, U.S.A.; Family; Parish; Habitus; Life histories; Traditionalism; Socialization; Work; Women
  • Racial habitus, moral conflict, and white moral hegemony within interracial evangelical organizations.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2012)
    Qualitative Sociology 35:1: 89-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Conflict; Race; Moral; Parachurch agencies
  • The elusive religious field in Lithuania.
    Schröder, Ingo W. (2012)
    In Milda Ališauskiene and Ingo W. Schröder (eds.) Religious Diversity in Post-Soviet Society: Ethnographies of Catholic Hegemony and the New Pluralism in Lithuania. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 79-98.

    Based on 2008-09 fieldwork in Vilnius & Kaunas. A middle class habitus of superficial Catholicism is hegemonic in urban Lithuania. Pluralism is notable, even within Catholicism. The hegemony is limited by secularism. Overview of Church efforts to reach the public.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Gramsci, Antonio; Bourdieu, Pierre; Secularism; Hegemony; Pluralism; Lithuania; Catholic, Lithuania; Cultural capital; Field
  • Explaining Central American Pentecostalism within social inequality and conflict. On habitus-analysis as a clue to describe religious praxis.
    Schäfer, Heinrich (2011)
    In C.L. Smith (ed.) Pentecostal Power: Expressons, Faith and Politics of Latin American Pentecostalism. Leiden: Brill, pp. 137-156.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Central America; Pentecostal, Latin America; Stratification; Conflict
  • Exploring a Sufi Tradition of Islamic Teaching: Educational and Cultural Values among the Sy Tijaniyya of Tivaouane (Senegal).
    Diallo, El Hadji Samba Amadou (2011)
    Social Compass 58:1: 27-41.

    Studies the educational practices of the Tijaniyya brotherhood.

    Associated Search Terms: Senegal; Brotherhood; Education; Islam, Senegal; Sufi, Senegal; Habitus
  • Body pedagogics and the religious habitus: A new dirction for hte sociological study of religion.
    Schilling, Chris, and Phillip A. Mellor (2010)
    Religion 40: 27-38.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Body
  • Religion and habitus: Exploring the relationship between religious involvement and educational outcomes and orientations among urban African American students.
    Barrett, Brian (2010)
    Urban Education 45:4: 448-479.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Habitus; Education
  • The Holy Spirit and the Pentecostal habitus. Elements for a sociology of institution in classical Pentcostalism.
    Fer, Yannick (2010)
    Nordic Journal of Religion and Society 2: 157-176.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Institution; Pentecostal
  • Irish Secularization and Religious Identities: Evidence of an Emerging New Catholic Habitus.
    Andersen, Karen (2010)
    Social Compass 57:1: 15-39.

    Based on 2006 interview data; Irish Catholics aged 18-29 retain a Catholic identity but are autonomous in selecting responses to interview questions.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Catholic, Ireland; Identity; Individualism; Ireland; Youth
  • The Pentecostal movement: Social transformation and religious habitus.
    Schäfer, Heinrich (2009)
    In Bertelsmann-Stiftung (ed.) What the World Believes: Analyses and Commentary on the Religion Monitor 2008. Gütersloh: Verlag Bertesmann-Stiftung, pp. 533-584.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal; Habitus; Change
  • Pfingstbewegung - Sozialer Wandel und religiöser Habitus.
    Schäfer, Heinrich (2009)
    In Bertelsmann Stiftung, Woran glaubt die Welt?: Analysen und Kommentare zum Religionsmonitor 2008. Gütersloh: Verlag Bertelsmann-Stiftung.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal; Change; Habitus
  • Salvation Goods and Domination: Pierre Bourdieu's Sociology of the Religious Field.
    Schultheis, Franz (2008)
    In Jörg Stolz (ed.) Salvation Goods and Religious Markets. Theory and Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 30-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Bourdieu, Pierre; Habitus; Class; Market model; Field
  • Embodying the Faith: Religious Practice and the Making of a Muslim Moral Habitus.
    Winchester, Daniel (2008)
    Social Forces 86:4: 1753-1780.

    Based on field work & interviews with adult Muslim converts in Missouri. Practices such as prayer, fasting, & covering were not mere expressions or reflections of an internal state but helped constitute the moral self.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Convert; Fasting; Habitus; Identity; Moral; Participant observation; Prayer; Ritual; Islam, U.S.A.
  • Habitus et hybridité: une interprétation du syncrétisme dans la religion afro-catholique d'après Bourdieu.
    Rey, Terry (2005)
    Social Compass 52:4: 453-462.

    Associated Search Terms: Cultural capital; Syncretism; Habitus; Voodoo; Haiti; Africanist, Haiti; Bourdieu, Pierre
  • A Sociological History of Christian Worship.
    Stringer, Martin D. (2005)
    Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; India, Kerala; Armenian Apostolic Church; Georgian Orthodox; Habitus; Ritual; Great Britain, Salisbury; Great Britain, England; Popular religion; Orthodox, eastern; Ethiopian Orthodox; Discourse
  • Spiritual capital: Theorizing religion with Bourdieu against Bourdieu.
    Verter, Bradford (2003)
    Sociological Theory 21:2: 150-174.

    Associated Search Terms: Symbolic capital; Esoteric; Spiritual capital; Bourdieu, Pierre; Conversion; Habitus
  • 'Power of Mysticism' and 'Mysticism of Power': Understanding the Sociopolitical History of a Neo-Hindu Movement.
    Squarcini, Federico (2002)
    Social Compass 49:3: 343-364.

    Traces the routinization of charisma after the death of the founder of ISKCON, Svami Bhaktivedanta.

    Associated Search Terms: Mysticism; Hare Krishna; Habitus; Charisma; Routinization
  • Etnografía, habitus y forma de vida: una experiencia de campo en comunidades religiosas de clausura.
    Ludueña, Gustavo Andrés (2000)
    Cuadernos del Instituto Nacional de Antropologia 19: 365-384.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Orders/congregations; Monasticism; Habitus; Nun
  • Rural Organization and Receptivity to Protestantism in Sixteenth-Century Europe.
    Hopcroft, Rosemary L. (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:2: 158-181.

    Areas where agricultural land was owned individually supported rationalistic religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Reformation; Rural; Rationalization; Individualism; Europe; Historical; Ecology; Economic
  • La sainte famille. L'épiscopat français dans le champ du pouvoir.
    Bourdieu, Pierre, and Monique de Saint Martin (1982)
    Actes de la recherche en sciences sociales 44/45: 2-53.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Catholic, France; Bishop; Habitus; Politics, France
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