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  • Religious vs secular nationhood: "Multiple secularities" in post-Soviet Armenia.
    Burchardt, Marian, and Hovhannes Hovhannisyan (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 427-443.

    Analyzes post-Soviet Armenian history in terms of multiple secularities and cultural defense (resistance against secularization).

    Associated Search Terms: NGO; National religions; Cultural defense; War; State; Security; Pluralism; Nationalism; Armenian Apostolic Church, Armenia; Armenia; Secularization; Martin, David A.; Boundary maintenance; Education; Identity, national; Integration (national); Historical; Freedom of religion
  • Influence of Religious Integration on Attitudes: A Comparative Analysis of European Countries.
    Bréchon, Pierre (2004)
    Revue française de sociologie 45, Supplement: 27-49.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Comparative; Integration (cultural)
  • Relations ambiguës des religions à la société globale.
    Dobbelaere, Karel (1998)
    Social Compass 45:1: 81-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Globalization; Integration (cultural); Individualism
  • Fra lega e chiesa: L'Italia in cerca di integrazione.
    Cartocci, Roberto (1994)
    Bologna: Il Mulino.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Integration (cultural); Catholic, Italy
  • La génération née après-guerre et la religion instituée. Un aperçu sur 50 ans de changement religieux aux États-Unis.
    Roozen, David A., Jackson W. Carroll, and Wade Clark Roof (1993)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 38/83: 25-52.

    Characterizes the privatized & weakly-integrated religiosity of the American "baby boom" generation.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (cultural); United States; Privatization; Generations
  • Religion and Suicide: A Research Note on Sociology's "One Law."
    Bankston, William B., H. David Allen, and Daniel S. Cunningham (1983)
    Social Forces 62:2: 521-528.

    Analyzes 1967-79 public health data on suicide for the parishes (counties) of Louisiana; shows the proportion Catholic not consistently related inversely to suicide rates; some support is given Durkheim's cultural integration model.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (cultural); United States, Louisiana; Suicide
  • Civil Religion, Technocracy, and the Private Sphere: Further Comments on Cultural Integration in Advanced Societies.
    Stauffer, Robert E. (1973)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 12:4: 415-425.

    Contrasts the civil religion & privatization models, as the latter is represented by Fenn & Luckmann.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Luckmann, Thomas; Fenn, Richard K.; Functionalism; Integration (cultural); Privatization
  • The Upi Espiritistas: A Case Study in Cultural Adjustment.
    Schlegel, Stuart A. (1965)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 4:2: 198-212.

    Examines the formation & growth of a local Filipino cult that did not reflect a social unit but a cultural integration of religion, with which it did not interfere, & medical practices, which it did not oppose.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (cultural); Spiritualist, Philippines; Medical; Philippines
  • Ritual Pollution as an Integrator of Caste and Religion.
    Harper, Edward B. (1964)
    In Edward B. Harper (ed.), Religion in South Asia. Seattle: University of Washington Press, pp. 151-196.

    Religious belief not only reinforces caste but integrates by making castes interdependent. Extrapolates from field work in Mysore State.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; Integration (cultural); India; Hindu, India
  • Religion and Social Change: Problems of Integration and Pluralism among the Privileged.
    Yinger, J. Milton (1963)
    Review of Religious Research 4:3: 129-148. [Also in Richard D. Knudten (ed.) The Sociology of Religion. An Anthology. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1967, pp. 496-512]

    Discusses ecumenism & pluralism among the non-poor.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Stratification; Ecumenism; Change; Integration (cultural); Functionalism
  • Religion: Integrator of the Culture?
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1958)
    Thought 33: 361-382.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (cultural)
  • Religion Among the Primitives.
    Goode, William J. (1951)
    Glencoe, Illinois: Free Press.

    Based on anthropological literature concerning the Dahomey, Murngin, Manus, Tikopia, and Zuñi peoples.

    Associated Search Terms: Manus (Melanesian ethnic group); Functionalism; Murngin (Australia ethnic group); Tikopia (Polynesian ethnic group); Dahomey; Primitive; Integration (cultural); Comparative; Zuñi (Native American group)
  • Selbstmord als sociale Massenerscheinung der modernen Zivilisation./Suicide and the Meaning of Civilization, tr. William B. Weist and Robert G. Batson.
    Masaryk, Thomas G. (1881)
    Wien, 1881; München: Philosophia-Vrlag, 1982./Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970. e

    Religion, especially when part of a coherent cultural system, tends to keep suicide rates from rising.

    Associated Search Terms: Culture; Integration (cultural); Suicide
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