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  • The impact of international migration on home churches: The Mar Thoma Syrian Christian Chuch in India.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:1: 109-129.

    Based on field work & interviews in India & U.S.A. The church leadership resists changes, such as charismatic practices, in Kerala but has difficulty controlling parishes outside Kerala.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Migration; Migrant; Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; India, Kerala; Mar Thoma, India
  • The Syrian Christians of Kerala: Demographic and Socio-Economic Transition in the Twentieth Century.
    Zachariah, K.C. (2006)
    New Dehli: Orient Longman.

    Associated Search Terms: Mar Thoma, India; Economic; Demography; Change; Syrian Orthodox, India; India, Kerala
  • A Sociological History of Christian Worship.
    Stringer, Martin D. (2005)
    Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Orthodox, eastern; Great Britain, Salisbury; Ethiopian Orthodox; Georgian Orthodox; Ritual; India, Kerala; Popular religion; Habitus; Armenian Apostolic Church; Historical; Great Britain, England
  • Processes of secularization in contemporary India: Guru faith in the Mata Amritanandamayi Mission.
    Warrier, Maya (2003)
    Modern Asian Studes 37:1: 423-451.

    Associated Search Terms: Charities; Hindu, India; India, Kerala; Secularization
  • La double identité des chrétiens keralais: confessions et castes chrétiennes au Kerala (Inde du Sud).
    Chaput, Pascale (1999)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 44/106: 5-24.

    Caste & denominational lines among Christians in Kerala more or less coincide.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; Christian, India; India, Kerala
  • Marriage among Indian Christians.
    Joseph, Mariamma (1994)
    Jaipur: Rawat Publications.

    Focuses on the Syro-Malabar Catholics of Kerala.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Syro-Malabar Catholic, India; Marriage
  • Caste and Development: Sree Narayana Guru Swamikal and the Renaissance of the Ezhuva Jaati in Kerala, India.
    Mangalam, J.J. (1992)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) Twentieth-Century World Religious Movements in Neo-Weberian Perspective. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 93-103.

    Focuses on Sree Narayana Guru Swamikal's movement against caste in Kerala.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; India, Kerala; Hindu, India; Politics, India
  • Value of Children and Differential Fertility Behavior in Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, and Uttar Pradesh.
    Mahadevan, K., and R. Jayasree (1989)
    In Sri Nath Singh (ed.) Population Tranistion in India. Delhi: B.R. Publishing, pp. 123-131.

    One reason among several for son preference & hence sex selection by abortion & infanticide is the male ritual role of praying for ancestors.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh; India, Andra Pradesh; Abortion; Infanticide; Sexism; Fertility; India, Kerala; Ritual; Demography
  • Caste, Religion and People's Movements in Kerala with Particular Reference to South Kerala.
    Gladstone, J.W. (1985)
    Religion and Society 32:1: 24-35.

    Focuses on the 19th-20th centuries.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; India, Kerala; Caste; Hindu, India
  • Religion and Ideology in Kerala.
    Lemercinier, Geneviève (1983)
    Louvain-la-Neuve: Centre de Recherches Socio-Religieuses.

    Associated Search Terms: Ideology; India, Kerala
  • Relationships between Means of Production, Caste and Religion. The Case of Kerala between the 13th and the 19th Century.
    Lemercinier, Geneviève (1981)
    Social Compass 28:2/3: 163-199.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Hindu, India; Mode of production; Caste
  • L'Implantation Portugaise au Kerala et ses Effets sur l'Organisation Sociale et Religieuse des Syriens et sur le Système des Castes.
    Houtart, François (1981)
    Social Compass 29:2/3: 201-235.

    Reviews the Portuguese attempt to impose the Latin rite, & of the Syrian-Indians' religious regrouping in non-caste structures that resemble castes.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Catholic, India; Caste; Syrian Indians; Saint Thomas Christian (India); Colonialism
  • Church and Development in Kerala.
    Houtart, François, and Geneviève Lemercinier (1979)
    Bangalore: TPI.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Development
  • Kinship Relationships and Religious Symbolism among the Clans of Kerala during the Sangan Period (First Century A.C.).
    Lemercinier, Geneviève (1979)
    Social Compass 26:4: 461-489.

    Associated Search Terms: Symbol; Family; Hindu, India; India, Kerala; Historical
  • Fonctions Sociales de la Religion et Structuration du Champ Religieux dans la Monarchie Tributaire de l'Ancien Kerala.
    Lemerinier, Geneviève (1977)
    Social Compass 24:2/3: 171-206.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Tributary system; Functionalism
  • Religion et Ideologie au Kerala--Modes de Production et Fonctions Sociales de la Religion.
    Lemercinier, Geneviève (1977)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, l'Univrsité Catholique de Louvain.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Ideology; Functionalism; Mode of production
  • Kerala Christians and the caste system.
    Fuller, C.J. (1976)
    Man 11:1: 53-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; India, Kerala; Christian, India
  • Weberian Theory and the Ideological Function of Religion.
    Houtart, François, and Geneviève Lemercinier (1976)
    Social Compass 23:4: 345-354.

    Research in Sri Lanka & Kerala led to theoretical formulations quite beyond those of Max Weber.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Ideology; Sri Lanka; India, Kerala
  • Caste and Christianity in Kerala.
    Alexander, K.C. (1971)
    Social Compass 18:4: 551-560.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Kerala; Caste; Christian, India
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