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  • From Yoga to Kabbalah. Religious Exoticism and the Logics of Bricolage.
    Altglas, Véronique (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Bricolage operates through a quest for the exotic, which is defined fro some non-foreign base & is thus a form of estrangement. Based on 1999-2005 field work at Siddha Yoga & Sivananda centers in London & Paris, & with neo-Hindu groups in Britain; & 2007-2010 field work at Kabbalah Centers in Paris, London, Rio de Janeiro, & Tel Aviv.

    Associated Search Terms: Kabbalah; Jewish, Kabbalist, Israel; Bricolage; Jewish, Kabbalist, Great Britain; Jewish, Kabbalist, France; Hare Krishna, Great Britain; Hindu, Sivananda; Hindu, Siddha Yoga; Dialectic; Deterritorialization
  • Succession, religious switching, and schism in the Hare Krishna movement.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2009)
    In James R. Lewis and Sarah M. Lewis (eds.) Sacred Schisms. How Religions Divide. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 265-286.

    Narrative of schisms in Hare Krishna after the death of its founder. Highlights a rival charismatic leader, who uses a challenge to the governing board. The board also faced an internal insurgency.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Schism
  • Cult Versus Church Religiosity: Comparative Study of Hare Krishna Devotees and Catholics in Slovenia.
    Crnic, Ales (2009)
    Social Compass 56:1: 117-135.

    Based on participant observation & 2001 questionnaire data from Slovene followers of Hare Krishna; finds greater involvement than that reflected by survey data for Slovene Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Slovenia; Participant observation; Catholic, Slovenia; Church; Slovenia; Cult; Comparative
  • ISKON and Immigrants: The Rise, Decline, and Rise again of a New Religious Movement.
    Vande Berg, Travis, and Fred Kniss (2008)
    Sociological Quarterly 49:1: 79-104.

    Hare Krishna in Chicago grew as a seeker movement, declined because of generation problems & scandals, & is growing again as a religion for new immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; New religions; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Migrant
  • Hare Krishna Transformed.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2007)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Follow-up study of ISKON: scandal, conflict over acceptance of family life, conflict over role of women, & influx of Indian immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Stigma; Education; Conflict; Migrant; Indian Americans; Accommodation; Family; Feminism; Child abuse; Women; Hare Krishna; Change
  • The Hare Krishna movement: Beginnings, change, and transformation.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2006)
    In Eugene V. Gallagher and W. Michael Ashcraft (eds.) Introduction to New and Alternative Religions, Vol. IV. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, pp. 21-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna
  • Almost Heaven. Leadership, Decline and the Transformation of New Vrindaban.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr., and Kendra Bailey (2006)
    Nova religio 9:3: 6-23.

    Based on 1993-2004 interviews & observation, & 2003 questionnaire data from New Vrindaban members. New Vrindaban is an off-shoot from Hare Krishna.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Authority; Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; New Vrindaban; United States, West Virginia
  • Family Development and Change in the Hare Krishna Movement.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2005)
    In James R. Lewis and Jesper Aagaard Petersen (eds.), Controversial New Religions. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 101-117.

    Traces change from communes to families, countercultural to ethnic Hindu members.

    Associated Search Terms: Commune; Indian Americans; Ethnic; Change; Family; Hare Krishna
  • Hare krishna.
    Squarcini, Federico, and Eugenio Fizzotti (2004)
    Salt Lake City, Utah: Signature Books.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna
  • Legal Regulation of Religions in Russia. New Developments.
    Richardson, James T., Galina A. Krylova, and Marat S. Shterin (2004)
    In James T. Richardson (ed.), Regulating Religion. Case Studies from Around the Globe. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum, pp. 247-257.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Russia; Unification Church, Russia; Society of Jesus; Scientology, Russia; Catholic, Russia; Russia; Law; Jehovah´s Witness, Russia
  • '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: Routinization; Hare Krishna; Habitus; Mysticism; Charisma
  • Devotees of Krsna in Slovenia.
    Crnic, Ales (2002)
    Iskcon Communications Journal 10: 35-49.

    Shows a shift from commune to congregation membership in Slovenian ISKCON from 1992 to 2000. Makes comparisons with the general Slovenian population.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Change; Slovenia; Hare Krishna, Slovenia; Commune
  • The Changing Face of ISKCON: Family, Congregationalism, and Privatization.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2001)
    ISKCON Communications Journal 9:1: 1-11.

    Based on 1994-95 survey data from ISKCON devotees worldwide. The devotees have become less temple-oriented & more household-oriented.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Change; Family; Privatization; Parish
  • Child-rearing Issues in Totalist Groups.
    Siskind, Amy (2001)
    ]In Benjamin Zablocki and Thomas Robbins (eds.) Misunderstanding Cults. Searching for Objectivity in a Controversial Field. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, pp. 415-451.

    Associated Search Terms: Child abuse; Commune; Oneida; Children of God; Bruderhof; Hare Krishna; Children
  • Conscience de Krishna: interprétation hongroise.
    Kamarás, István (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 221-239.

    Based on 1995-97 participant observation, questionnaire, interview, & focus group data. Provides an accounting of values & life ways.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Hungary; Hungary
  • In Every Town and Village: Adaptive Strategies in the Communication of Krishna Consciousness in the UK, the First Thirty Years.
    Knott, Kim (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 153-167.

    Account of Hare Krishna in Great Britain for social scientists.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Great Britain
  • In Search of Identity within the Hare Krishna Movement: Memory, Oblivion and Thought Style.
    Squarcini, Federico (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 253-271.

    Describes changes in Hare Krishna "thought style."

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Cognitive
  • Demons, Karmies, and Non-Devotees: Culture, Group Boundaries, and the Development of Hare Krishna in North America and Europe.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 169-186.

    Based on 1993-94 international survey data from members. Without a culture supportive of family lie, the movement's communal structure is eroding as householders seek outside employment. The householders are moving Hare Krishna toward congregationalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Polity; Change; Culture
  • L'ISKCON au Brésil: la transformation occidentale d'une religion védique et l'incorporation de ses caratéristiques culturelles à la société locale.
    Guerriero, Silas (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 241-251.

    Focuses on the organizational structure & changes in Brazilian Hare Krishna.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Organization; Brazil; Hare Krishna, Brazil
  • Asrama, Yukta-Vairagya et Structure d'Organisation de l'ISKCON.
    Madsen, Finn (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 187-204.

    In Scandinavia as elsewhere Hare Krishna devotees who marry find themselves in an anomalous situation; consequently lay organizations affiliated with temple residences have emerged.

    Associated Search Terms: Scandinavia; Hare Krishna, Scandinavia; Marriage; Monasticism
  • The Integration of Indian Immigrants to Temples Run by North Americans.
    Zaidman-Dvir, Nurit (2000)
    Social Compass 47:2: 205-219.

    Based on 1990-94 participant observation in a Philadelphia temple, as well as interviews & examination of movement literature. The temple residents & leaders tend to be Americans while Sunday visitors include many Indian American immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia; Indian Americans; Migrant; Participant observation
  • Prabhupada Centennial Survey: A Summary of the Final Report.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1999)
    ISKCON Communications Journal 7:1: 11-26.

    analyzes 1990s questionnaire data from 1,966 ISKCON members worldwide; shows lack of trust of leaders, trend away from communal living, corrosive effects of public schooling on children's commitment, improvement in treatment of women, & loss of authority.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Authority; Polity; Family; Hare Krishna
  • Devotees of Krishna in Hungary.
    Kamarás, István (1999)
    ISKON Communications Journal 7:2: 13-22.

    Highlights opposition to ISKON in Hungary; includes 1995-97 survey comparison of Krishnas' & Catholics' values.

    Associated Search Terms: Hungary; Catholic, Hungary; Hare Krishna, Hungary; Values
  • Education and Collective Identity: Public Schooling of Hare Krishna Youth.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1999)
    In Susan Palmer and C. Hardman (eds.) Children in New Religions. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 29-50.

    The Hare Krishna schools were phased out in the early 1980s due to finances, & Hare Krishna children attended other schools. Questionnaire & open-ended interview data from high school students after the change; public but not private religiosity eroded.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Religiosity; Identity; Education; Stigma; Students, secondary; Socialization
  • Child Abuse in the Hare Krishna Movement: 1971-1986.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr., with Jennifer Heinlein (1998)
    ISKCON Communications Journa 6:1: 43-69.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Children; Child abuse
  • Reactions of Hare Krishna Devotees to Scandals of Leaders' Misconduct.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1998)
    In Anson Shupe (ed.) Wolves Within the Fold. Religious Leadership and Abuses of Power. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 101-117.

    Examines the decline of religious authority following clergy malfeasance.

    Associated Search Terms: Guru; Deviance/social control; Hare Krishna; Authority; Clergy malfeasance
  • When the Deities are Asleep: Processes of Change in an American Hare Krishna Temple.
    Zaidman-Dvir, Nurit (1997)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 12:3: 335-352.

    Associated Search Terms: Temple; Hare Krishna; Change
  • Family Formation, Culture and Change in the Hare Krsna Movement.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1997)
    ISKCON Communications Journal 5:2: 61-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Culture; Change; Social movement; Celibacy; Hare Krishna, North America; Accommodation; Economic; Marriage
  • The Sociology of Religious Movements.
    Bainbridge, William Sims (1997)
    New York: Routledge

    General treatise written as a text, centered in the "compensator" theory framework & using U.S.A. illustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Sect; Conversion; Transcendental Meditation, U.S.A.; Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; Zen, U.S.A.; Unification Church; Children of God; New York Mission Society; Process Church of Final Judgment; Altruism; Father Divine
  • The American ISKCON Temple as a Global Site: The Forms of Interaction of Western Converts with Indian Immigrants.
    Zaidman-Dvir, Nurit (1996)
    Eastern Anthropologist 49:3/4: 373-396.

    Associated Search Terms: Globalization; Hare Krishna; Migrant; Temple
  • Hare Krishna in America: Growth, Decline and Accommodation.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1996)
    In T. Miller (ed.) America's Alternative Religions. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 215-221.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; Accommodation
  • Crescita, espansione e mutamento nel moviemento degli Hare Krishna.
    Rochfrod, E. Burke, Jr. (1995)
    Religioni e sette nel mondo 1:1: 56-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna
  • Crescita, espansione e mutamento nel movimento degli Hare Krishna.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1995)
    Religioni e sette nel mondo 1:1: 56-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna
  • Clinical and Personality Assessment of Participants in New Religions.
    Richardson, James T. (1995)
    International Journal for the Psycology of Religion 5:3: 145-170. [Also in Lorne L. Dawson Cults in Context. Readings in the Study of New Religious Movements. Toronto: Canadian Scholars' Press, 1996; New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction, 1998, pp. 229-255]

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Rajneesh; Hare Krishna
  • Family Structure, Commitment, and Involvement in the Hare Krishna Movement.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1995)
    Sociology of Religion 56:2: 153-175.

    Associated Search Terms: Participation; Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; Family
  • The Cultural Impact of New Religions in Latin and Central America and the Caribbean with Special Reference to Japanese New Religions.
    Clarke, Peter B. (1995)
    Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies 4:1: 117-126.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Latin America; Scientology, Latin America; Buddhist, Brazil; Japanese Brazilians
  • Field Work and Membership with the Hare Krishna.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1994)
    In Patricia A. Adler and Peter Adler (eds.) Constructions of Deviance: Social Power, Context, and Interaction. Belmont, California: Wadsworth.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Methodology; Hare Krishna
  • Moon Sisters, Krishna Mothers, Rajneesh Lovers: Women's Roles in New Religions.
    Palmer, Susan J. (1994)
    Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Hare Krishna; Role; Women; Rajneesh; Unification Church
  • Modern Godmen in India: A Sociological Apraisal.
    Mehta, Uday (1993)
    Bombay: Popular Prakashan.

    Studies cults of Swami Srila Prabhu Pada & Bhagwan Rajneesh.

    Associated Search Terms: Founder; Rajneesh; Hare Krishna; Charisma; India
  • On the Politics of Member Validation: Taking Findings Back to Hare Krishna.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1992)
    In G. Miller and J.A. Holstein (eds.) Perspectives on Social Problems, Vol. 3. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 99-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, U.S.A.
  • Il nuovi movimenti religiosi neo-orientali fra apocalisse ed ecosofia.
    Pace, Enzo (1992)
    La critica sociologica 102: 13-27.

    Based on interviews with leaders of the Italian Rajneesh & Hare Krishna movements; focuses on stances toward environmentalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Apocalyptic; Italy; Environmentalism; Hare Krishna, Italy; Rajneesh, Italy
  • The Response of Israeli Society to new Religious Movements: ISKCON and Teshuvah.
    Zaidman-Dvir, Nurit, and Stephen Sharot (1992)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Relgiion 31:3: 279-295.

    Anti-cult activities in Israel had been led by ultra-orthodox authorities & aimed selectively at the Hare Krishna rather than against the Teshuvah movement of returnees to Orthodoxy.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-cult movement; Hare Krishna, Israel; Israel; Jewish, Teshuvah, Israel
  • Cult Conversions and the Courts: Some Ethical Issues in Academic Expert Testimony.
    Shinn, Larry D. (1992)
    Sociological Analysis 53:3: 273-285.

    Based on experience as an expert witness in cases involving the Hare Krishna in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethics; Sociology of religion; Law; Hare Krishna, U.S.A.
  • Re-membering Hare Krishna: Patterns of Disaffection and Re-entry.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1991)
    In Peter Gee and John Fulton (eds.) Religion and Power Decline and Growth: Sociological Analyses of Religion in Britain, Poland and the Americas. London: British Sociological Association, Sociology of Religion Study Group, pp. 85-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Return; Returnee; Disaffiliation
  • Cult/Brainwashing Cases and Freedom of Religion.
    Richardson, James T. (1991)
    Journal of Church and State 33:1: 55-74.

    Focuses on the legal case, George v. ISKON, which involved expert psychological testimony.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-cult movement; Hare Krishna; Law
  • I nuovi culti. Dagli Hare Krishna alla Scientologia.
    Introvigne, Massimo (1990)
    Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori.

    Associated Search Terms: Scientology; Hare Krishna; Cult; New religions
  • The Hare Krishnas in India.
    Brooks, Charles R. (1989)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University press.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, India; India
  • O movimento Hare Krishna no Brasil: a comunidade religiosa de Nova Gokula.
    Guerriero, Silas (1989)
    Unpublished Master's thesis, Pontificia Univrsidade Católica de São Paulo.

    Study of the rural Hare Krishna temple community of Nova Gokula in Brazil.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Hare Krishna, Brazil
  • Dal Sinai al Gioiello del Loto. Tradizione cristiana e culti "neo-orientali" a confronto in Italia.
    Gatto Trocchi, Cecilia (1989)
    Religioni e società 4:8: 157-165.

    Overview of new religions' view of Catholicism--those by Hare Krishna, Rajneesh ("Gli Arancioni"), Transcendental Meditation, Nichiren Shoshu, and the Unification Church.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna; Rajneesh; Transcendental Meditation; Nichiren Shoshu; Unification Church; New religions
  • Factionalism, Group Defection, and Schism in the Hare Krishna Movement.
    Rochford, E. Burke, Jr. (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:2: 162-179.

    Based on 1980 participant observation in Los Angeles; studies Kirtan Hall, a short-lived organization in the Hare Krishna tradition.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Kirtan Hall; Schism; United States, California, Los Angeles; Disaffiliation; Hare Krishna, U.S.A.
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