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  • Getting the Holy Ghost. Urban Ethnography in a Brooklyn Pentecostal Tongue-Speaking Church.
    Marina, Peter (2013)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield/Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, New York, New York; Caribbean Americans; Conversion; Institutionalization
  • Resisting institutionalization: Religious professionals in the emerging church.
    Packard, Josh (2011)
    Sociological Inquiry 81:1: 3-33.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Emerging church; Clergy role
  • Pertinence de la Théorie de la Dualisation de la Religion en Suisse, en France et en Europe.
    Bréchon, Pierre, and Roland J. Campiche (2011)
    Social Compass 58:2: 162-175.

    Dualization (institutional religions being replaced by a lesser level of institutional religion & new presence of individualized spirituality) is emerging in Europe.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Deinstitutionalization; Europe; Secularization; Spirituality
  • On the Inscrutability of the Ways of God: The Transnationalization of Pentecostalism on the West African Coast.
    Noret, Joël (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 107-122.

    Institutionalized churches organize around offices, personalized ones around personal charisma. Transnational relationships among churches follow suit.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Foursquare Gospel, Nigeria; Nigeria; Institutionalization; Benin; Assemblies of God, Benin; Transnational; Ministčre d'Evangéliisation et du Perfectionnement
  • Belonging and Institution in Islam.
    Dialmy, Abdessamad (2007)
    Social Compass 54:1: 63-75.

    Being Muslim is seen as a state of nature; membership & belonging is not a universalist concept.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Institutionalization; Membership
  • Religiöse Pluralität in nationaler Verfassungstaat.
    Münch, Richard (2006)
    Berliner Journal für Soziologie 16:4: 463-484.

    Develops a functionalist/institutionalsit model of differentiation that leads to pluralism.

    Associated Search Terms: Functionalism; Differentiation; Institutionalization; Pluralism
  • G. Simmel, tension entre religiosité et religion: un transaction permanente.
    Remy, Jean (2006)
    In Paul-André Turcotte and Jean Remy (eds.) Médiations et compromis. Institutions religieuses et symboliques sociales. Contributions ŕ une relecture des classiques de la sociologie. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 153-185.

    Considers Simmel's treatment of the relationship between individual religiosity & group religion--an example of the crystallization of a form rather than routinization of charisma.

    Associated Search Terms: Dialectic; Religiosity; Institutionalization; Aesthetic; Simmel, Georg; Compromise
  • Le Processus d'Institutionnalisation du Nouvel Age.
    Geoffroy, Martin (2000)
    Religiologiques 22: 57-71.

    Associated Search Terms: New age; Institutionalization
  • De la dichotomie entre Foi et institution ŕ de nouvelles pratiques instituantes.
    Nadeau, Jean-Guy (1999)
    In G. Lapointe and J.M. Yambayamba Kipengie (eds.) Vers une foi sans institution? Montréal: Fides, pp. 55-69.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization
  • The 'Toronto Blessing': Charisma, Institutionalization, and Revival.
    Poloma, Margaret M. (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:2: 257-271.

    Interprets observation data on the Toronto Blessing in terms of O'Dea's 5 dilemmas of institutionalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Routinization; Institutionalization; Pentecostal, Canada; Toronto Airport Christian Fellowship; Canada, Ontario, Toronto
  • Innerworldly Individualism: Charismatic Community and its Institutionalization.
    Seligman, Adam B. (1994)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction.

    Focuses on 17th century New England, U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Puritan, U.S.A.; Individualism; United States, New England; Institutionalization; Charisma; Historical
  • Katholizismus und Familie--Institutionalisierung und Deinstitutionalisierung.
    Tyrell, Hartmann (1993)
    In Jörg Bergmann, Alois Hahn, and Thomas Luckmann (eds.) Religion und Kultur. Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, sonderheft 33/1. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 126-149.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Institutionalization; Family
  • La Transformation du Christianisme dans la Société Occidentale--Selon Max Adler.
    LaRocca, Tomaso (1993)
    Social Compass 40:1: 83-90.

    Examines Max Adler's model of the transformation of Christianity from a private, interior religion to a public church.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Adler, Max; Marxian
  • Pour une sociologie des itinéraires des sens: un lecture politique du rapport entre croire et institution. Hommage ŕ Michel de Certeau.
    Michel, Patrick (1993)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 38/82: 223-238.

    Explores the tension between belief & its institutionalization in the modern era.

    Associated Search Terms: Meaning; Institutionalization; Belief
  • Du religieux en émergence.
    Lemieux, Raymond, and É. Martin Meunier (1993)
    Sociologie et société 25:1: 125-151.

    Observes tensions between the popular individual imagination & the institutional appropriation of modernity in Quebecois culture over the past decade.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Modernity; Canada, Quebec; Popular religion
  • The Paradox of Institutionalization: The Roman Catholic Church in Chile and Brazil.
    Adriance, Madeleine (1992)
    Sociological Analysis 53S: S51-S62.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Catholic, Brazil; Institutionalization; Chile; Catholic, Chile
  • Prolegomena to a Sociological Study of Early Christianity: The Example of the Study of Early Christian Leadership.
    Bloomquist, L. Gregory, Normand Bonneau, and J. Kevin Coyle (1992)
    Social Compass 39:2: 221-239.

    Examines "Apostolic Constitutions" (II:25 & 26, a 4th century church order) in the light of the Berger-Luckmann social construction model of legislation.

    Associated Search Terms: Social construction of reality; Institutionalization; Early Christian; Legitimation; Authority; Arian Christian
  • Making Charisma. The Social Construction of Paul's Public Image.
    Blasi, Anthony J. (1991)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction.

    Examines the posthumous transformation of St. Paul into a major Christian personage; institutionalization engendered charisma, not vice-versa.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of knowledge; Charisma; Institutionalization; Early Christian
  • Power and Knowledge: A Study in the Social Development of Early Christianity.
    Green, Henry A. (1991)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 20:2: 217-231.

    Sees the 2nd century struggle between Catholic & Agnostic Christianity as between institutionalized power & those resisting institutionalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Gnostic; Institutionalization; Power; Sociology of knowledge
  • The Assemblies of God at the Crossroads. Charisma and Institutional Dilemmas.
    Poloma, Margaret M. (1989)
    Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press.

    Based on observations, interviews, congregation surveys, & a national clergy survey in the U.s. in the mid-1980s.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Assemblies of God, U.S.A.; Institutionalization; Medical; Prayer; Glossolalia
  • Christian Utopias and Christian Salvation--A General Introduction.
    Seligman, Adam B. (1988)
    International Journal of Comparative Sociology 29;1/2: 13-29.

    Sees utopian Christian thought systems as responses to church institutionalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Utopian; Institutionalization
  • The Pauline Churches. A Socio-Historical Study of Institutionalization in the Pauline and Deutero-Pauline Writings.
    MacDonald, Margaret Y. (1988)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Early Christian
  • Thomas O'Dea's Dilemmas of Institutionalization: A Case Study and Re-evaluation after Twenty-five Years.
    Mathisen, James A. (1987)
    Sociological Analysis 47:4: 302-318.

    Historical examination of the Moody Bible Institute of Chicago. O'Dea's 5 dilemmas provide insight but not adequate theory.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; O´Dea, Thomas F.; Moody Bible Institute
  • The "Deformation" of New Religions: Impacts of Societal and Organizational Factors.
    Richardson, James T. (1985)
    In Thomas Robbins, William C. Shepherd, and James McBride (eds.) Cults, Culture, and the Law. Perspectives on New Religious Movements. Atlanta, Georgia: Scholars Press, pp. 163-175.

    Conceptualizes the organizational life of new religions in terms of external & internal pressures.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Social movement; Institutionalization; Resource mobilization
  • Umbildungen des persönlichen Charismas. Eine Anwendung von Max Webers Charismabegriff auf das Frühchristentum.
    Bendix, Reinhard (1985)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter (ed.), Max Webers Sicht des antiken Christentums. Interpretation und Kritik. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, pp. 404-443.

    Associated Search Terms: Legitimation; Institutionalization; Weber, Max; Charisma; Early Christian
  • The Institutionalization of a New Religious Movement.
    Morioka, Kiyomi (1979)
    Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 6:1/2: 239-280.

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Rissho Kosei-kai; Japan
  • Religion und sozialer Wandel. Die Anwendung eines handlungstheoretischen Modells.
    Kehrer, Günter (1971)
    In Günter Dux, Thomas Luckmann, and Joachim Matthes (eds.) Religion und sozialer Wandel. Und andere Arbeiten/Religion and Social Change. And Other Essays. Internationales Jahrbuch für Religionssoziologie 7. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 31-59.

    Criticizes theories that separate religion & society; favors Zollschan's institutionalization model, not distinguishing change from stasis.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Institutionalization; Zollschan, G.K.
  • Calvinism, Capitalism and Confusion: The Weberian Thesis Revisited.
    Forcese, Dennis P. (1968)
    Sociological Analysis 29:4: 193-201.

    Max Weber was trying to explain the institutionalization of capitalist society, not the emergence of capitalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Protestant Ethic; Institutionalization
  • Ecstasy and Everyday Life.
    Ennis, Philip H. (1967)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 6:1: 40-48.

    Discusses the dilemma of institutionalizing ecstasy.

    Associated Search Terms: Experience; Institutionalization; Ecstasy
  • Sociologial Dilemmas: Five Paradoxes of Institutionalism.
    O'Dea, Thomas F. (1963)
    In Edward A. Tiryakian (ed.) Sociological Theory, Values and Sociocultural Change. New York: Free Press, pp. 71-89. [Also in Thomas F. O'Dea, Sociology and the Study of Religion. Theory, Research, Interpretation. New York: Basic, 1970, pp. 240-255]

    Associated Search Terms: Institutionalization; Dialectic
  • Five Dilemmas in the Institutionalization of Religion.
    O'Dea, Thomas F. (1961)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 1:1: 30-39. [Also in Richard D. Knudten (ed.) The Sociology of Religion. An Anthology. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1967, pp. 185-194]

    Also in Louis Schneider (ed.) Religion, Culture and Society. New York: Wiley, 1964, pp. 580-588.

    Associated Search Terms: Dialectic; Institutionalization
  • Problems Concerning the Institutionalization of Religion.
    Morris, Rudolph E. (1956)
    American Catholic Sociological Review 17:2: 98-108.

    Focuses on the difficulty of not conforming to the class dynamics of the American environment.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Stratification; Institutionalization
  • The Sect and the Sectarian.
    Faris, Ellsworth (1955)
    American Journal of Sociology 60:6: 75-89.

    Conceptual model; focuses on the difference between attributes from the times of sects' origins & attributes that develop in the course of their institutional development.

    Associated Search Terms: Sect; Institutionalization
  • The Concept of Myth.
    Monro, D.H. (1950)
    Sociological Review 42: 115-132.

    Sees myth functioning as the rationalization (in a Freudian sense) of institutional practices.

    Associated Search Terms: Myth; Functionalism; Institutionalization
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