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  • Religious America, Secular Europe? A Theme and Variations.
    Berger, Peter L., Grace Davie, and Effie Fokas (2008)
    Hampshire, U.K.: Aldershot.

    Comparisons between U.S.A. & European nations suggest a multiple modernity approach to contemporary religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Competition; Comparative; Secularization; Pluralism; Europe; Intellectuals; Modernity; United States
  • Virtuoses, laïcs et compromis religieux chez Max Weber.
    Ouédraogo, Jean-Martin (2006)
    In Paul-André Turcotte and Jean Remy (eds.) Médiations et compromis. Institutions religieuses et symboliques sociales. Contributions à une relecture des classiques de la sociologie. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 91-131.

    Associated Search Terms: Compromise; Bourdieu, Pierre; Meaning; Weber, Max; Dialectic; Intellectuals
  • La question religieuse et ses turbulences au Xxe siècle.
    Poulat, Émile (2005)
    Paris: Berg International.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Catholic, Modernist crisis; Intellectuals; Catholic, Europe
  • The New Intellectuals in Iran.
    Khosrokhavar, Farhad (2004)
    Social Compass 51:2: 191-202.

    In the name of civil society & tolerant Islam, new generations are questioning the legitimacy of radical Islamic thought.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Shi'ite, Iran; Journalists; Intellectuals; Iran; Politics, Iran
  • Rethinking the Secularization of American Public Life.
    Smith, Christian (2003)
    In Christian Smith (ed.) The Secular Revolution. Power, Interests, and Confict in the Secularization of American Public Life. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 1-96.

    Argues that secularization should not be thought of as an inevitable macro-level process but a complex of deliberate & contested group maneuvers.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; New class; Rationalization; Differentiation; Social movement; Conflict; Secularization; United States
  • Should the "Dynamic Autonomy" of Ideas Matter to Sociologists? Max Weber on the Origin of Other-worldly Salvation Religions and the Constitution of Groups in American Society Today.
    Kalberg, Stephen (2001)
    Journal of Classical Sociology 1:3: 291-327.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Rationality; Otherworldliness; Intellectuality; Weber, Max
  • Intellettuali e clero postislamisti in Iran.
    Yavary-d'Hellencourt, Nouchine (1999)
    Religioni e società 35: 9-39.

    Associated Search Terms: Shi'ite, Iran; Islam, Iran; Intellectuals; Clergy; Iran
  • The Social Origins of Islam: Mind, Economy, Discourse
    Bamyeh, Mohammed A. (1999)
    Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

    Analyzes historical data from ancient literature & histories, beginning with pre-Islamic materials.

    Associated Search Terms: Tribe; Economic; Intellectuals; Prophet; Time; Islam; Sociology of knowledge; Historical
  • Jewish Intellectuals and the De-Christianization of American Public Culture in the Twentieth Century.
    Hollinger, David (1996)
    In David Hollinger (ed.) Science, Jews, and Secular Culture: Studies in Mid-twentieth-century Intellectual History. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; Secularization; Historical; Jewish, U.S.A.
  • I leaders religiosi come intellettuali organici. Sacerdoti e suore attivisti nella comunità chicana.
    Cadena, Gilbert R. (1995)
    Religioni e società 10:22/23: 195-207.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; Liberation theology; Clergy; Catholic, U.S.A.; Activism; Mexican Americans; United States, California; Sisters
  • Liberation Theology in Peru: An Analysis of the Role of Intellectuals in Social Movements.
    Peña, Milagros (1994)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 33:1: 34-45.

    Based on interviews in Peru, 1987-88 & '92; shows how liberation theology frames social movement activities so as to bridge different protest groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Intellectuals; Catholic, Peru; Liberation theology; Peru
  • Some Reflections on the Question of Islam and Social Sciences in the Contemporary Muslim World.
    Abaza, Mona (1993)
    Social Compass 40:2: 301-321.

    Explores the roles of intellectuals in "Islamizing" knowledge, with examples from Malaysia. Critique of illumination.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Malaysia; Intellectuals; Malaysia
  • Judaïsme et marxisme.
    Goriely, Georges (1993)
    Revue de l'Institut de Sociologie 1-4: 93-104.

    Explains the appeal of Marxian thought to 19th century Jewish intellectuals.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Marxian; Intellectuals; Jewish
  • Is American Catholicism Anti-intellectual?
    Rigney, Daniel, and Thomas J. Hoffman (1993)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 32:3: 211-222.

    Analyzes 1988 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows Catholics similar to other Americans in intellectual orientation.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuality; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States
  • Obedience and Autonomy: Religion and Parental Values Reconsidered.
    Ellison, Christopher G., and Darren E. Sherkat (1993)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 32:4: 313-329.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Intellectuality; Family; United States; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • Max Weber's Sociology of Intellectuals.
    Sadri, Ahmad (1992)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Ch. 2 reviews Weber's sociology of religion in terms of the religions of various strata, including intellectuals; it draws contrasts with orthodox Marxism.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; Stratification; Weber, Max; Marxism
  • Religious Elites in Advanced Capitalism: The Dialectic of Power and Marginality.
    Hunter, James Davison, and James E. Hawdon (1991)
    In W. Clark Roof (ed.), World Order and Religion. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 39-63.

    Notes that in the West religious elites have been marginalized by other knowledge-workers. Reports some 1987 questionnaire data from American elites & telephone interview data from Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Power; Elite; New class; Intellectuals; Marginality; United States
  • Religious Elites in Advanced Industrial Society.
    Hunter, James Davison (1987)
    Comparative Studies in Society and History 29:2: 360-374.

    Examines the ratio of religious intellectuals to other intellectuals in the U.S., 1870-1984; sees the global politicization of religious intellectuals as an effort to recapture aspects of the symbolic universe from which they had been excluded.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; Activism; Elite; Politics
  • Intellectuals and Religion in Ancient Greece: Notes on a Weberian Theme.
    Bryant, Joseph M. (1986)
    British Journal of Sociology 37;2: 268-296.

    Ancient Greek secular philosophers were the carriers of intellectualism & theological rationalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Greece, ancient; Intellectuals; Rationalization; Theology
  • Max Weber's Sociology of Religion as a Sociology of Intellectuals.
    Sadri, Ahmad (1985)
    State, Culture, and Society 1: 85-106.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Elite; Intellectuals
  • Apostasy: A Social Learning Perspective.
    Hunsberger, Bruce E. (1983)
    Review of Religious Research 25:1: 21-38.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at Wilfrid Laurier University; matches apostates & others. Finds no difference in politics, intellectualism, academic orientation, adjustment, happiness in life, personality, or rebellion against parents.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Disaffiliation; Politics, Canada; Intellectuality; Canada
  • Intellektualismus und antike Gnosis.
    Kippenberg, Hans G. (1981)
    In Wolfgang Schluchter (ed.) Max Webers Studie über das antike Judentum. Interpretation und Kritik. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp, 1981.

    Associated Search Terms: Gnostic; Intellectuality; Weber, Max
  • The Muslim intellectual in India.
    Momin, A.R. (1976)
    Islam and the Modern Age 7:4: 117-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; India; Islam, India
  • Modernisme et modernité. Une réaction religieuse à une révolution historique.
    Poulat, Émile (1976)
    Journal de psychologie normale et pathologique 73:2: 133-160.

    Explores the process in which modern social change created a pluralism of Catholicisms--implicit,, & that of the intellectuals.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Implicit religion; Intellectuals; Modernity; Catholic
  • Intellectualism and Religious Attendance of Metropolitan Residents.
    Nelsen, Hart M. (1973)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 12:3: 285-296.

    Based on 1963-64 interview data.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; United States, New York, New York; Protestant, U.S.A.; Intellectuality; Catholic, U.S.A.; African Americans; Urban; Practice
  • The Role of the Intellectual in Catholic Tradition./La funzione dell'intellettuale nella tradizione cattolica.
    O'Dea, Thomas F. (1972)
    Daedalus 101: 151-189./Communità 170 (1973): 166-209.

    A social history, beginning generally with the Council of Trent but noting some antecedent influences.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Intellectuals; Historical
  • Jewish Identification and Intellectuality: A Two Generation Analysis.
    Shapiro, Howard M. (1972)
    Sociological Analysis 33:4: 230-238.

    Uses a sample of Jewish males in St. Paul, Minnesota; older respondents evinced a positive correlation between Jewish identity & a "thinking introversion" scale.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuality; Jewish, U.S.A.; United States, Minnesota, St. Paul; Generations
  • An Emerging Intellectual Group within a Religious Organization: An Exploratory Study of Change.
    Weigert, Andrew J. (1971)
    Social Compass 18:1: 101-115.

    Examines the phenomenon of special students among the Jesuits, 1942-69.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Society of Jesus; Intellectuals; Elite
  • Religious Involvement and Intellectuality among University Students.
    Campbell, Douglas F., and Dennis W. Magill (1968)
    Sociological Analysis 29:2: 79-93.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students in 2 eastern Canadian universities; shows relationships between dimensions of religiosity & intellectuality.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Students, undergraduate; Protestant, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Intellectuality; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Religion and Values among Nova Scotian College Students.
    Campbell, Douglas F. (1966)
    Sociological Analysis 27:2: 80-93.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at Nova Scotia universities; focuses on intellectual, economic, political, marriage, & family values.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuality; Students, undergraduate; Politics, Canada; Economic; Canada, Nova Scotia; Marriage; Family; Catholic, Canada; Protestant, Canada
  • The Campus Ministry and Academic Values. An Interpretation of Some Findings in a Questionnaire Survey.
    Hammond, Phillip E. (1965)
    Journal of Higher Education 36:5: 274-278.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuality; Values; Campus ministry
  • The Implications of Pentecostal Religion for Intellectualism, Politics, and Race Relations.
    Elinson, Howard (1965)
    American Journal of Sociology 70:4: 403-415.

    Examines the teachings of A.A. Allen.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Intellectuality; Politics, U.S.A.; Race; Medical
  • Intellectual Values and Instrumental Religion.
    McNamara, Robert J. (1964)
    Sociological Analysis 25:2: 99-107.

    Analyzes 1961 data from Fordham University, University of Notre Dame, Columbia College, & College of Arts & Sciences at Cornell University.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Intellectuality; Students, undergraduate
  • Religion and Values among Nova Scotia College Students.
    Campbell, Douglas F. (1964)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Catholic University of America [DA 25:6, p. 3729]

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Nova Scotia universities' students, with being Catholic unrelated to intellectuality & career choice, & related to economic attitudes, intolerance of deviance, ideal family size, birth control, & political party choice.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Economic; Politics, Canada; Canada, Nova Scotia; Birth control; Family; Students, undergraduate; Intellectuality
  • On the Incompatibility of Religion and Science: A Survey of American Graduate Students.
    Stark, Rodney (1963)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 3:1: 3-20. [Also in Charles Y. Glock and Rodney Stark, Religion and Society in Tension. Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965, ch. 14]

    Analyzes 1958 National Opinion Research Center questionnaire data from graduate students in 25 U.S. universities.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuality; United States; Students, graduate; Science
  • The Interplay of Intellectual and Religious Values.
    McNamara, Robert J. (1963)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Cornell University. [DA 24:2, p. 882]

    Analyzes 1961 data from Fordham University, University of Notre Dame, Columbia College, & the College of Arts & Sciences at Cornell University.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Catholic, U.S.A.; Intellectuality
  • An Outline of Recent Social and Religious Changes in Ceylon.
    Ames, Michael M. (1963)
    Human Organization 22:1: 45-53.

    Illustrates how religious belief of the Sinhalese Buddhists changed as the literati monks' status declined & a new Buddhist intelligentsia emerged in response to Western culture.

    Associated Search Terms: Sri Lanka; Buddhist, Sri Lanka; Intellectuals; Mobility (vertical); Change
  • Anti-intellectualism in Catholic Colleges.
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1962)
    American Catholic Sociological Review 23:4: 350-368. [Also in Andrew M. Greeley, The Sociology of Andrew M. Greeley (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1994), pp. 25-43] Comment by Richard A. Lamanna 24:1 (1963): 57-58. Reply by Andrew M. Greeley 24:2: 167.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Intellectuality
  • Aptitudes mentales comparées et orientation intellectuelle des étudiants en théologie de lange allemande.
    Stenger, Hermann (1961)
    Social Compass 8:4: 305-316.

    Compares academic achievement test data from German-speaking Catholic seminarians with data from other occupational student groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Seminarians; Intellectuality
  • The Early Christians as a Scholastic Community./Die frühen Christen als scholastische Gemeinschaft.
    Judge, Edwin A. (1960)
    Journal of Religious History 1: 4-15, 125-137./In Wayne A. Meeks (ed.), Zur Soziologie des urchristentums. Ausgewählte Beiträge zum frühchristlichen Gemeinschaftsleben in seiner gesellschaftlichen Umwelt. München, 1979, pp. 131-164.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Intellectuals
  • Intellectuals Within the Church.
    Means, Richard L. (1960)
    Religious Eduction 55:5: 341-344.

    Questions whether the problem of a paucity of scholars is peculiar to Catholics in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Intellectuals
  • Catholic Intellectual Emancipation in the Western Countries of Mixed Religion.
    Matthijssen, M.A.J.M. (1959)
    Social Compass 6:3: 91-113.

    Notes the increasing presence of Catholic students in higher education in The Netherlands, West Germany, & Switzerland.

    Associated Search Terms: Intellectuals; Catholic, Europe; Education; Pluralism; Europe
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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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