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  • The birth of the gods: Robertson Smith and Durkheim's turn to religion as the basis of social integration.
    Maryanski, Alexandra (2014)
    Sociological Theory 32:4: 352-376.

    Associated Search Terms: Smith, W. Robertson; Integration (societal); Durkheim, Émile; Integration (social)
  • Legal Integration of Islam: A Transatlantic Comparison.
    Joppke, Christian, and John Torpey (2013)
    Cambridge Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Law; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Canada; Integration (social)
  • Secularisation and Nationalism: A Critical Review.
    Santiago, José (2012)
    Social Compass 59:1: 3-20.

    Review of the literature on nationalism as a surrogate for religion. Finds the theories confound function & cause; nations do not need ucltural integration. Nationalism does not lead to ndividual immortality but social immortlaity & hence is unlike religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Functionalism; Integration (social); Integration (national); Civil religion; Durkheim, Émile; Nationalism; Surrogate for religion; Secularization; Political religion
  • Religion and Suicide Acceptability: A Cross-national Analysis.
    Stack, Steven, and Augustine J. Kposowa (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:2: 289-306.

    Analyzes 2000 World Values Survey data; high religiosity, especially within an integrated community, is inversely related to suicide accepting attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Suicide
  • Religione e sport: Quali risorse per un’integrazione in una società plurietnica?/Religions and sports: Are they resoruces for the integration of immigrants in the host society?
    Martelli, Stefano (2011)
    Religione e società 71: 16-27./Italian Journal of Sociology of Education 7:3: 215-238.

    Associated Search Terms: Sport; Integration (social); Assimilation; Pluralism
  • The "Social Integration" of Religious Groups in Society: A Social Mechanisms Approach.
    Stolz, Jörg (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 85-116.

    Articulates a value-free approach to the interpretive explanatory approach to the social integration of religous groups. Uses contemporary Swiss data for illustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation; Value free theory; Switzerland; Integration (societal); Integration (social)
  • Religion und Integration aus der perspektive der erklärenden Soziologie.
    Stolz, Jörg (2010)
    In R. Pahud de Mortanges (eds.) Religion und Integration aus der Sicht des Rechts. Grundlagen-Problemfelder--Perspektiven. Fribourg: Schulthess, pp. 39-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social)
  • Religion und Sozialintegration: Eine empirische Analyse der religiösen Grundlagen sozialen Kapitals.
    Traunmüller, Richard (2009)
    Berliner Journal für Soziologie 19:3: 435-468.

    Associated Search Terms: Social capital; Integration (social)
  • The Social Integration of Baalei Teshuvah.
    Sands, Roberta G. (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:1: 86-102.

    Interviews with "returnees" to Orthodox Judaism show non-Orthodox Jews who become Orthodox find themselves different from both Orthodox and non-Orthodox Jews.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.; Returnee
  • Integration or Individuation: Are the Salvation Goods Promised by First-Century Christian Preaching Still Attractive?
    Brandt, Pierre-Yves (2008)
    In Jörg Stolz (ed.) Salvation Goods and Religious Markets. Theory and Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 101-125.

    The 1st century appeal of Christianity, as presented by Gerd Theissen, was social integration; Christianity does not offer that in the modern world.

    Associated Search Terms: Religious goods; Modernity; Integration (social); Early Christian; Individualism
  • The Culture of Suicide through Societal Integration and Religion: 1996-1998 Gender-Specific Suicide Rates in 50 American States.
    Cutright, Phillips, and Robert M. Fernquist (2004)
    Archives of Suicide Research 8:3:271-285.

    Associated Search Terms: Suicide; Integration (social)
  • The Social Integration of Practitioners of non-Western Religions in the United States.
    Wuthnow, Robert, and Conrad Hackett (2003)
    Journal for the scientific Study of Religion 42:4: 651-667.

    Analyzes 2000 survey data from English-speaking Americans in non-western religions. Their social profile resembles that of American Jews.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Integration (social); Education; Jewish, U.S.A.; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Hindu, U.S.A.
  • La Expansion de Religiones Afrobrasilenas en Argentina: Representaciones Conflictivas de Cultura, Raza y Nación en un Contexto de Integración Regional.
    Frigerio, Alejandro (2002)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 117: 127-150.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Argentina; Integration (social); Africanist, Argentina
  • Comparative Cosmopolis. Discovering Different Paths to Moral Integration in the Modern Ecumene.
    Madsen, Richard (2002)
    In Richard Madsen, William M. Sullivan, Ann Swidler, and Steven M. Tipton (eds.) Meaning and Modernity. Religion, Polity, and Self. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 105-123.

    Seeks to use the "grid/group" paradigm as a means of placing insights from Habits of the Heart by Bellah et al. into a comparative perspective.

    Associated Search Terms: Bellah, Robert N.; Grid/group; Douglas, Mary; Comparative; Integration (social)
  • Cultures Jeunes et Religion: Réflexions Théoriques.
    Bizeuil, Yves (2001)
    In Jean-Pierre Bastian (ed.) La modernité religieuse en perspective comparée. Europe latine--Amérique latine. Paris: Karthala, pp. 141-151.

    Post modern youth have functional equivalents for religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Justice; Cosmology; Functionalism, micro; Integration (social); Meaning; Prophecy; Ritual; Secularization; Youth; Identity
  • Religion and Problem Gambling in the U.S.
    Hoffmann, John P. (2000)
    Review of Religious Research 41:4: 488-509.

    Analyzes 1998 telephone interview data from adult Americans; church attendance but not religious salience predicts lower levels of problem gambling.

    Associated Search Terms: Gambling; Integration (social); Practice
  • Musulmans français et intégration socio-politique.
    Cesari, Jocelyne (2000)
    In Pierre Bréchon, Bruno Duriez, and Jacques Ion (eds.) Religion et action dans l'espace public. Paris: L'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Islam, France
  • Social capital, religious-philosophical involvement and social integration in Belgium: An empirical investigation.
    Billiet, Jaak. (1998)
    In R. Laermans, B. Wilson, and J. Billiet (eds.) Secularization and Social Integration. Papers in Honour of Karel Dobbelaere. Leuven: Leuven University Press, pp. 233-250.

    Associated Search Terms: Social capital; Integration (social); Belgium
  • The Italo-Brussels Jehovah's Witnesses Revisited: From First-Generation Religious Fundamentalism to Ethno-Religious Community Formation.
    Leman, Johan (1998)
    Social Compass 45:2: 219-226.

    Analyzes 1991 questionnaire data from Jehovah's Witness congregations in Belgium, including ethnic Italian congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Brussels; Italian Belgians; Jehovah´s Witness, Belgium; Belgium, Genk; Integration (social); Generations
  • Religion, Deviance, and Social Control.
    Stark, Rodney, and William Sims Bainbridge (1997)
    New York: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Suicide; Integration (social); Deviance/social control
  • Personal Motivation and Social Meaning in the Revival of Haliolatric Traditions among Moroccan Jews in Israel.
    Bilu, Yoram (1991)
    In Zvi Sobel and Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi (eds.), Tradition, Innovation, Conflict. Jewishness and Judaism in Contemporary Israel. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 47-69.

    Based on 1981-84 observations in Israel; sees the veneration of saints occasioning the integration of Moroccan Jews into Israel.

    Associated Search Terms: Moroccan Israelis; Jewish, Israel; Integration (social); Saints
  • Prolegomena to the Psychological Study of Religion.
    Beit-Hallahmi, Benjamin (1989)
    Cranbury, New Jersey: Bucknell University Press.

    Applies the psychological concepts of art & identity to combine the individual level of faith & experience with the level of social identity & integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Experience; Integration (social); Belief
  • The Marital Integration of Religious Independents: A Reevaluation of its Significance.
    Bock, E. Wilbur, and Michael L. Radelet (1988)
    Review of Religious Research 29:3: 228-241.

    Religious "nones" in merged file (1973-84) General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data are less likely than others to be married. Marriage is a correlate, for them, of other types of integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; United States; Atheist, U.S.A.; Integration (social)
  • Differential Social Integration among First Generation Greeks in New York: Particpation in Religious Institutions.
    Veglery, Anna (1988)
    International Migration Review 22:4: 627-657.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Generations; Greek Americans; United States, New York, New York; Integration (social)
  • Croyances aux Parasciences: Dimensions Sociales et Culturelles.
    Boy, David, and Guy Michelat (1986)
    Revue française de sociologie 27;2: 175-204.

    Analyzes French survey data; shows relationships of belief in paranormal phenomena & astrology to background variables, social integration, & religious belief.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Belief; Integration (social); Astrology; Paranormal
  • Soziale Integrationsformen moderner Religiosität.
    Fürstenberg, Friedrich (1983)
    Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Soziologie/Revue suisse de sociologie 9:3: 495-508.

    Institutional religion, private religiosity, & activated nonconformist religiosity have 3 distinct patterns of limiting both pluralism & societal fragmentation.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Pluralism
  • The Effect of Religiosity on Alienation: A Multivariate Analysis of Normlessness.
    Martin, Jack, and Steven Stack (1983)
    Sociological Focus 16:1: 65-76.

    Analyzes 1973 & '76 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows an inverse relationship between religiosity & normlessness; proposes that religion furthers social integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Anomie; Integration (social); United States
  • Wholes and Parts: Some Aspects of the Relationship Between the Australian Catholic Church and Migrants.
    Lewins, Frank W. (1983)
    In Alan Black and Peter Glasner (eds.) Pratice and Belief. Studies in the Sociology of Australian Religion. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, pp. 74-85.

    The immigrant cultures differ enough to call into question a Parsonian approach that would look for a common integrating religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Australia; Australia; Migrant; Integration (social)
  • Religion and Community-Oriented Attitudes.
    Martinson, Oscar B., Eugene A. Wilkening, and F.H. Buttel (1982)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 21:1: 48-58.

    Analyzes 1974 survey data from Wisconsin.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Rural; United States, Wisconsin; Localism
  • Conflict and Solidarity in a Pentecostal Group in Urban Malaysia.
    Lee, Raymond L.M., and Susan E. Ackerman (1980)
    Sociological Review 28:4: 809-828.

    Based on 1977-78 ethnographic & interview data from a Catholic charismatic group in Bandar Baru, near Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Conflict; Malaysia, Bandar Baru; Pentecostal, Catholic, Malaysia
  • Integrative and Revolutionary Capabilities of Religion.
    Murvar, Vatro (1979)
    Sociological Inquiry 49:2/3: 74-86. Also in Harry M. Johnson (ed.) Religious Change and Continuity. Sociological Perspectives. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, pp. 74-86.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Revolution; Hierocracy; Weber, Max
  • Divided We Stand: Institutional Religion as a Reflection of Pluralism and Integration in America.
    Anderson, Arthur L. (1978)
    Dubuque, Iowa: Kendall/Hunt.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; United States, Connecticut, Fairfield; Pluralism; Integration (social)
  • Identity and the Sacred. A Sketch for a New Social Scientific Theory of Religion.
    Mol, Hans (Johannes J.) (1977)
    Oxford: Blackwell; New York: Free Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Differentiation; Integration (social); Functionalism; Identity; Ritual; Moral
  • Class Solidarity and System Integration.
    Turner, Bryan S. (1977)
    Sociological Analysis 38:4: 345-358.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Integration (social); Sociology of knowledge
  • Hypothèses sur Religion et Politique en Suisse.
    Campiche, Roland J., and Gérard deRham (1977)
    Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Soziologie/Revue suisse de sociologie 3:3: 83-89.

    Loss by the church of monopoly over political doctrine in a pluralist nation.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Pluralism; Politics, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Immaginazione Simbolica e Struttura Sociale.
    D'Agostino, Federico (1977)
    Bologna, Italy: Il Mulino.

    Exposition of a functionalist sociology of religion in a modern context; example of changes in authority in Catholicism.

    Associated Search Terms: Authority; Magic; Functionalism; Parsons, Talcott; Symbol; Integration (social); Ideology; Sacred; Secularization; Catholic; Change; Organization; Modernity
  • New Wine in New Bottles: A Departure from Church-sect Conceptual Tradition.
    Beckford, James A. (1976)
    Social Compass 23:1: 71-85.

    Church/sect concepts did not prove to be useful in studying the Jehovah's Witnesses in Great Britain. 3 theoretical orientations proved to apply: frustration/compensation; world-view construction; social integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Typology; Great Britain; World view; Integration (social); Jehovah´s Witness, Great Britain
  • Youth Culture Religious Movements: Evaluating the Integrative Hypothesis.
    Robbins, Thomas L., Dick Anthony, and Thomas E. Curtis (1975)
    Sociological Quarterly 16:1: 48-64.

    Assesses theories of adjustive socialization, combination, compensation, & redirection, as applied to youth religions; distinguishes between adaptive & marginal religious movements.

    Associated Search Terms: Deprivation; Integration (social); Socialization; New religions; Youth
  • Religion, Culture et Dépendance en Amérique Latine. Note sur la Place et le Programme d'une Sociologie de la Culture Integrée à une Sociologie de la Dépendance.
    Lalive d'Epinay, Christian (1971)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 32: 121-141.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Latin America; Dependency theory
  • Secularization and Cohesion.
    Mol, Hans (Johannes J.) (1970)
    Review of Religious Research 11:3: 183-191.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Integration (social)
  • Small-Town Jews' Integration into Their Communities.
    Schoenfeld, Eugen (1970)
    Rural Sociology 35:2: 175-190. [Also in Abraham D. Lavender (ed.) A Coat of Many Colors: Jewish Subcommunities in the United States. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1977, pp. 55-70]

    Based on interviews in small towns in southern Illinois; shows respondents highly integrated into local life rather than living as "strangers."

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; United States, Illinois; Stranger; Minority; Integration (social); Jewish, U.S.A.
  • Religion as a Superordinate Meaning System and Socio-psychological Integration.
    Schweiker, William F. (1969)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 8:2: 300-307.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Minnesota small businessmen.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Minnesota; Anomie; Alienation; Business people; Integration (social)
  • Toward an Understanding of Religion and Social Solidarity.
    Redekop, Calvin (1967)
    Sociological Analysis 28:3: 149-161.

    Develops a definition of social integration in order to ascertain the integrative function of religion; applies the approach to the Old Colony Mennonites.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, Old Colony, North America; Integration (social)
  • Les Variables qui Affectent le Rôle Intégrateur de la Religion.
    Houtart, François (1960)
    Social Compass 7:1: 21-38.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social)
  • The Parish and Social Integration.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1960)
    Social Compass 7;1: 39-49.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Integration (social)
  • Catholic Minorities and Social Integration.
    Goddijn, Walter (1960)
    Social Compass 7;2: 161-176.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Catholic; Minority
  • Religion et intégration sociale./El análisis funcional de los fenómenos religiosos, tr. Luis Campos.
    Pin, Émile Jean (1959)
    Revue de l'action populaire 132: 1006-1014.[Also in Hervé Carrier and Émile Pin (eds.) Essais de sociologie religieuse. Paris: Éd. Spes, 1966]/In Hervé Carrier and Émile Jean Pin, Ensayos de sociología religiosa. Madrid: Razon y Fe, 1969, pp. 43-52.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (social); Functionalism
  • The Protestant Parish Minister's Integrating Roles.
    Blizzard, Samuel W. (1958)
    Religious Education 53: 374-380. [Also in Wayne E. Oates (ed.), The Minister's Own Mental Health (Great Neck, New York: Channel Press, 1961)]

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Integration (social)
  • The Purpose of Liturgy.
    Branford, Victor V. (1928)
    Sociological Review 20:1: 1-17.

    Presents liturgy as playing an integrative role in the context of a social heritage.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Integration (social)
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