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  • Contrasting regimes of Sufi prayer and emotion work in the Indonesian Islamic revival.
    Howell, Julia Day (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 97-118.

    Based on 1990s participant observation on Java. Recitation of Sufi litanies in the context of other prayer settings brings a sense of closeness to God into those settings. Contrasts litany recitation in Sufi orders & mass rallies.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java; Islam, Sufi, Indonesia; Prayer; Ritual; Emotion
  • Splashed by the Saint. Ritual Reading and Islamic Sanctity in West Java.
    Millie, Julian (2009)
    Leiden: KITLV Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Islam, Sufi, Indonesia; Ritual; Saints; Indonesia, Java
  • Javanese women and the veil in post-Soeharto Indonesia.
    Smith-Hefner, Nancy J. (2007)
    Journal of Asian Studies 66:2: 389-420.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Islam, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java; Islam, Indonesia; Indonesia
  • The New Muslim Romance: Changing Patterns of Courtship and Marriage Among Educated Javanese Youth.
    Smith-Hefner, Nancy J. (2005)
    Journal of Southeast Asian Studies 36:3: 441-459.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Islam, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java; Courtship; Youth
  • Varieties of Javanese Religion: An Anthropological Account.
    Beatty, Andrew (1999)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java
  • Reconstructing Self and Society: Javanese Muslim Women and the Veil.
    Brenner, Suzanne (1996)
    American Ethnologist 23:4: 673-697.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java; Women; Identity
  • Ritual as action in a Javanse community: A network perspective on ritual and social structure.
    Schweizer, Thomas, Elmar Klenn, and Margarete Schweiter (1993)
    Social Networks 15:19-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Indonesia, Java; Network; Ritual
  • Hindu Javanese. Tengger Gradition and Islam.
    Hefner, Robert W. (1985)
    Princeton: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java
  • Islamic Scholasticism, Social Conflicts and Political Power. Corporate and Non-corporate Features of Muslim Learned Men in West Java.
    Hirikoshi, Hiroko (1984)
    Social Compass 31:1: 75-89.

    Examines historical fluctuations in the political leadership provided by the ulama in West Java.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java; Politics, Indonesia; Islam, Indonesia; Ulama; Historical; Conflict
  • Fasting and Modernization.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1980)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 19:2: 129-137.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from residents of Java, aged 16-40; fasting for religious reasons was inversely related to modernism, for self-control was positively related to modernism.

    Associated Search Terms: Asceticism; Islam, Indonesia; Modernity; Fasting; Indonesia, Java
  • The Decline of Religious Homogeneity: The Indonesian Situation.
    Tamney, Joseph B., and John G. condran (1980)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 19:3: 267-280.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from residents of Java, aged 16-40; factors related to changing religion in the West do not correlate with such change on Java.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java; Conversion; Islam, Indonesia; Christian, Indonesia; Atheist, Indonesia.
  • Functional Religiosity and Modernization in Indonesia.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1980)
    Sociological Analysis 41:1: 55-65.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from ethnic Javanese & Sundanese on Java, aged 16-40. Resort to religion in decision-making increased with education & urbanization.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java; Modernization; Education; Urban; Secularization
  • Modernization and Religious Purification: Islam in Indonesia.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1980)
    Review of Religious Research 22:2: 207-217.

    1975 interviews of residents of Java, aged 16-40. Education & community size correlated with declines of folk religion & increases of Muslims active as religious purists; modern people abandon magic.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Magic; Urban; Education; Indonesia, Java; Modernization
  • Established Religiosity in Modern Society: Islam in Indonesia.
    Tamney, Joseph B. (1979)
    Sociological Analysis 40:2: 125-135.

    Analyzes interview data from residents of Java, aged 16-40. Community size negatively but education positively correlates to Islamic religiosity; localism was not related to praying but was positively related to alms giving.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Local/cosmopolitan; Almsgiving; Prayer; Urban; Indonesia, Java; Education
  • The Javanese Dukun and his Role in Social Unrest.
    Utrecht, Ernst (1975)
    Cultures et développement 7:2: 319-335.

    Describes the political role of the indigenous prophet whom the lower classes consult & support.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java; Dukun; Politics, Indonesia; Prophet; Revolution
  • The Political Use of Imported Religion: An Historical Example from Java.
    Christie, Anthony (1964)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 9/17: 53-62.

    Argues that Hindu religion was brought to pre-European southeast Asia as an esoteric cult of the court, serving as an instrument of power for dynastic "cycles"; focuses on Java.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java; Politics, Indonesia
  • Religion and Politics in Rural Central Java.
    Jay, Robert R. (1963)
    New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Indonesia; Indonesia, Java; Rural
  • The Religion of Java.
    Geertz, Clifford (1960)
    New York: Free Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java
  • Javanese Messianic Expectations: Their Origin and Cultural Context.
    Kroef, Justus M. van der (1959)
    Comparative Studies in Society and History 1:4: 299-323.

    Because Java's world view is static, its messian movements envision vague futures of peace & adjustment.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java; Messian
  • Religious Belief and Economic Behavior in a Central Javanese Town.
    Geertz, Clifford (1956)
    Economic Development and Cultual Change 4: 134-158. [Also in Shmuel N. Eisenstadt (ed.), The Protestant Ethic and Modernization: A Comparative View (New York: Basic Books, 1968)]

    Max Weber's models need reformulation before being applied to non-western cases.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Economic; Indonesia, Java; Community study; Weber, Max
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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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