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  • A Matter of Discretion. The Politics of Catholic Priest in the United States and Ireland
    Calfano, Brian Robert, Melissa R. Michelson, and Elizabeth A. Oldmixon (2017)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; United States; Politics, Ireland; Clergy; Catholic, U.S.A.; Catholic, Ireland; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland. Religious Practice in Late Modernity.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2016)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2009 surveys, on interviews, & on case studies. For many, the Roman Catholic Church is a convenient foil against which the define their fair. Describes extra-institutional religion--religiosity connected to & going beyond organized churches, thereby balancing individualism. Reports attitudes toward reconciliation & ecumenism.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ambivalence; Catholic, Ireland; Change; Clergy; Conflict; Diversity; Pluralism; Extra-institutional; Individualism; Ireland; Parish council; Secularization; State; Ecumenism
  • Believing vaguely: Religious socialization and Christian beliefs in Britain.
    Hunt, Stephen (2015)
    Italian Journal of Sociology of Education 7:3: 10-46.

    Shows a decline in the polls of traditional Christian beliefs & other indicators. Ulster is a significant exception.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Great Britain; Generations; Clergy image; Belief
  • Religion as a response to the crisis of modernity: Perspectives of immigrants in Ireland.
    Kmec, Vladimir (2014)
    In Gladys Ganiel, Heidemarie Winkel, and Christophe Monnot (eds.) Religion in Times of Crisis. Leiden: Brill, pp. 33-53.

    Based on 34 interviews with young immigrants who were religiously engaged--German Lutheran, Polish Catholic, Slovak Catholic.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Ireland; Migrant
  • Can churches contribute to post-violence reconciliation and reconstruction? Insights and applications from Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2014)
    In John Wolffe (ed.) Irish Religious Conflcit in Comparative Perspective; Catholics, Protestants and Muslims. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 59-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Peace; Conflict
  • Religious public discourses and institutional structures: A cross-national analysis of Catholicism in Chile, Ireland, and Nigeria.
    Conway, Brian (2014)
    Sociological Perspectives 57:2: 149-166.

    Analyzes pastoral statements of Catholic episcopal conferences.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Content analysis; Comparative; Catholic, Nigeria; Catholic, Chile; Catholic, Ireland
  • Northern Ireland, America and the Emerging Church Movement: Exploring the significance of Peter Rollins and the Ikon Collective.
    Ganiel, Gladys, and Gerardo Marti (2014)
    Journal for the Irish Association for the Academic Study of Religion 1:1: 26-47.

    Associated Search Terms: Emerging church; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; United States; Art; Music
  • Religious institutions and sexual scandals: A comparative study of Catholicism in Ireland, South Africa, and the United States.
    Conway, Brian (2014)
    International Journal of Comparative Sociology 55:4: 318-341.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Comparative; South Africa; Catholic, Ireland; Catholic, South Africa; Sexual abuse; United States; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Extrinsic religious orientation and well-being: Is their negative association real or spurious?
    Doane, Michael J., Marta Elliott, and Portia S. Dyrenforth (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:1: 45-60.

    Analyzes online survey data from students at a small private college in the U.S. & a large public university in Ireland. Perceived social support explained the inverse relationship in both groups between extrinsic religiosity & well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: Social support; Intrinsic/extrinsic; Ireland; Deprivation; Students, undergraduate; United States; Well-being
  • Toward religious polarization? Time effects on religious commitment in U.S., UK, and Canadian regions.
    Wilkins-Laflamme, Sarah (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:2: 284-308.

    Presents 1985-2010 General Social Survey (U.S.A. & Canada), Scottish, British, & Northern Ireland Social Attitudes Survey, & Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Scotland; Great Britain, Wales; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Great Britain, England; Canada, regions; Membership; United States, regions
  • Social correlates of church attendance in three European Catholic countries.
    Conway, Brian (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:1: 61-80.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values Study data; some correlates of church attendance vary from one country to another & many do not.

    Associated Search Terms: Slovenia; Belgium; Catholic, Belgium; Catholic, Ireland; Catholic, Slovenia; Ireland; Practice
  • Congregation and social structure: An investigation into four Northern Irish memberships.
    Stringer, Adrian (2013)
    Social Compass 60:1: 22-40.

    Inquiry into 4 congregations (1 each Catholic, Anglican, Baha'i, Evangelical) finds members involved in networks beyond the congregations, networks that do not resemble one another. Socially different people belonged to different congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Network; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Ex-Combatants, Religion, and Peace in Northern Ireland: The Role of Religion in Transitional Justice.
    Brewer, John D., David Mitchell, and Gerard Leavey (2013)
    New York: Palgrave MacMillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace; Justice; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Change
  • Loss and hope in the Irish Catholic Church--Part I. Part II.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2012)
    Doctrine and Life 62:4: 16-27; 62:5: 35-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Catholic, Ireland
  • Beyond welcoming the strangers: Migrant integration processes among Protestant churches in Ireland.
    Passarelli, Alessia (2012)
    In Ronit Lentin and Elena Moreo (eds.) Migrant Activism and integration from Below in Ireland. Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 140-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Ireland; Protestant, Ireland; Migration
  • Ireland in the twenty-first century: Secularization or religious vitality?
    Andersen, Karen (2012)
    In Detlef Pollack, Olaf Müller, and Gert Pickel (eds.) The Social Significance of Religion in the Enlarged Europe. Secularization, Individualization and Pluralization. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 51-75.

    Church/state relations, organizational presence of the Catholic Church, & 1973-74, '91, '98, & 2006 survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Ireland; Ireland; Secularization; State
  • Ethnicité, religion et religiosité. Les protestants dans la République irlandaise.
    Ruane, Joseph (2011)
    Ethnologie française 41:2: 271-278.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Protestant, Ireland; Ethnic
  • The Religious Roots of Irish Nationalism.
    Coakley, John (2011)
    Social Compass 58:1: 95-114.

    Overview of religion as an ethnic marker in Ireland & Northern Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Nationalism; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Boom économique et déclin des pratiques religieuses en Irlande: quand le tigre celtique dévore le sens.
    Matte, Isabelle (2011)
    Social Compass 58:3: 302-308.

    Impressionistic essay that presents data to support the observation that economic growth was accompanied by a fall in mass attendance after 1988 in Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Catholic, Ireland; Practice; Ireland; Change
  • Mapping the "new religious landscape" and the "new Irish": uses and limitations of the census.
    Macourt, Malcolm (2011)
    In Olivia Cosgrove, Laurence Cox, Carmen Kuhling, and peter Mulholland (eds.) Ireland's New Religious Movements. Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 28-49.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; New religions
  • Catholic sociology in Ireland in comparative perspective.
    Conway, Brian (2011)
    American Sociologist 42;1: 34-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion, Ireland; Catholic, Ireland; Catholic sociology
  • Patterns of Secularization: Church, State and Nation in Greece and the Republic of Ireland.
    Halikiopoulou, Daphne (2011)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; State; Nationalism; Ireland; Greek Orthodox, Greece; Greece; Catholic, Ireland
  • Religion, Civil Society, and Peace in Northern Ireland.
    Brewer, John D., Gareth I. Higgins, and Francis Teeney (2011)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Evangelical Journeys: Choice and Change in a Northern Irish Religious Subculture.
    Mitchell, Claire, and Gladys Ganiel (2011)
    Dublin: University College Dublin Press.

    Analysis of religious change throughout the lifecourse. Based on 95 interviews with current or former Northern Irish Evangelicals.

    Associated Search Terms: Everyday life; Atheist, Great Britain; Emerging church; Life course; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain; Life histories
  • Integrating Ireland's Muslims: Attitudes of Muslim and Irish elites towards value compatibility and mainstreaming Islam.
    Ciciora, Alice C. (2010)
    Journal of Muslim Minority Affairs 30:2: 199-216.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Ireland; Ireland; Assimilation; Elite
  • The media and the Catholic Church in Ireland: Reproting clerical child sex abuse.
    Donnelly, Susie, and Tom Inglis (2010)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 25;1: 1-19.

    Associated Search Terms: Abuse; Sexual abuse; Catholic, Ireland; Media; Ireland
  • Irish Secularization and Religious Identities: Evidence of an Emerging New Catholic Habitus.
    Andersen, Karen (2010)
    Social Compass 57:1: 15-39.

    Based on 2006 interview data; Irish Catholics aged 18-29 retain a Catholic identity but are autonomous in selecting responses to interview questions.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Youth; Ireland; Individualism; Identity; Catholic, Ireland
  • From Religious to Consumption-related Routine Activities? Analyzing Ireland's Economic Boom and the Decline in Church Attendance.
    Hirschle, Jachen (2010)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 49:4: 673-687. Comment by David Voas 688-690. Reply by Hirschle 691-693.

    Analyzes 1988-2005 survey data from Ireland; religious values did not decline with the decline in church attendance, suggesting consumption of alternative symbolic media rather than secularization.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Practice; Media; Ireland; Consumerism
  • Believing in Belfast: Charismatic Christianity after the Troubles.
    Murphy, Liam D. (2010)
    Durham, North Carolina: Carolina Academic Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Ethno-religious change in Northern Ireland and Zimbabwe: A compartive study of how religious havens can have ethnic significance.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2010)
    Ethnopolitics 9;1: 103-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ethnic; Zimbabwe; Change
  • Knock: The Virgin's Apparition in Nineteenth Century Ireland.
    Hynes, Eugene (2009)
    Cork, Ireland: Cork University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Ireland; Historical; Ireland; Marian
  • Shades of Belonging: African Pentecostals in Twenty-First Century Ireland.
    Ugba, Abel (2009)
    Trenton, New Jersey: Africa World Press.

    Associated Search Terms: African Irish; Ireland; Pentecostal, Ireland
  • Integration, migration and religion: responses of the Church of Ireland.
    Passarelli, Alessia (2009)
    Translocations 6:2: 1-20.

    Associated Search Terms: Migration; Ireland; Church of Ireland (Anglican); Assimilation
  • The trouble with Good News. Scripture and charisma in Northern Ireland.
    Murphy, Liam D. (2009)
    In James S. Bielo (ed.) The Social Life of Scriptures. Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Biblicism. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 10-29.

    Unlike the use of the Bible as a symbol in Unionist Northern Irish identity, charismatics use "gifts" mentioned in specific texts for their identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Identity; Orange Order; Pentecostal, neo, Great Britain
  • Presbyterians in Ireland Today. Identity in the Twenty-First Century.
    Baillie, Sandra M. (2008)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Presbyterian, Ireland; Ireland
  • Religion in Northern Ireland: Rethinking fundamentalism and the possibilities for conflict transformation.
    Ganiel, Gladysm, and Paul Dixon (2008)
    Journal of Peace Research 45:3: 421-438.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Fundamentalism; Peace; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Disaggregating Conservative Protestant groups in Northern Ireland: Overlapping Categories and the Importance of a Born-again Self-identification.
    Mitchell, Claire, and James Tilley (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:4: 738-752.

    Based on 2004 interview data from Northern Ireland; self-identification as a conservative Protestant or born-again Chrsitian is more useful than denominational affiliation.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conservative, Great Britain; Methodology, interview
  • Evangelicalism and Conflict in Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2008)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain
  • The Secularisation Debate in Western Societies: Ireland as a Unique Case.
    Anderson, Karen (2007)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University College Dublin.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Ireland
  • Catholic identity in contemporary Ireland: Belief and belongng to tradition.
    Inglis, Tom (2007)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 22: 205-220.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Ireland; Tradition; Catholic, Ireland
  • African Pentecostals in twenty-first-century Ireland: Identity and integration.
    Ugba, Abel (2007)
    In Bryan Fanning (ed.) Immigration and Social Change in the Republic of Ireland. Manchester: Manchester University Press, pp. 168-184.

    Associated Search Terms: African Irish; Identity; Ireland; Pentecostal, Ireland
  • Believing in God but Not Obeying the Church: Being a Catholic in Ireland and Poland in the 1990s
    Anderson, Karen, and Ann Lavan (2007)
    In M. Nic Ghiolla Phádraig and B. Hilliard (eds.) Changing Ireland in International Comparison. Dublin: Liffey Valley Press, pp. 191-220.

    Associated Search Terms: Poland; Ireland; Comparative; Catholic, Poland; Catholic, Ireland
  • Religious dissent and reconciliation in Northern Ireland.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2007)
    In John O'Grady and Peter Scherle (eds.): Ecumenics from the Rim: Explorations in Honour of John D'Arcy May. Berlin: LIT Verlag, pp. 379-386.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Peace; Dissent; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • God Images and Moral Values among Protestant and Catholic Adolescents in Northern Ireland.
    Francis, Leslie J., and Mandy Robbins (2007)
    In Pierre Hegy (ed.) What Do We Imagine God to Be? The Function of "God Images" in Our Lives. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 109-122..

    Based on questionnaire data from Northern Ireland secondary students. A more favorable image of God is related to strictness of moral values.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; God, image of; Students, secondary; Moral
  • From biopolitics to bioethics: chuch, state, medcine and asisted reproductive technology in Ireland.
    McDonnell, Orla, and Jill Allison (2006)
    Sociology of Health & Illness 28:6:817-837.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Ireland; Reproductive technologies; Moral; Ireland; Catholic, Ireland
  • Emerging from the Evangelical subculture in Northern Ireland: An analysis of the Zerio28 and Ikon Community.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2006)
    International Journal for the Study of the Christian Church 6:1: 38-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Conflict and Consensus. A Study of Values and Attitudes in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
    Fahey, Tony, Bernadette C. Hayes, and Richard Sinnott (2006)
    Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill.

    Based on European Values Study data, with added items. Factor analysis shows somewhat different attitudinal cleavages in the 2 Irelands.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Ireland; Conflict; Catholic, Great Britain; Catholic, Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain; Protestant, Ireland; Life satisfaction; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Work; Factor analysis; Belief; Practice; Marriage; Trust; Comparative
  • Turning the Categories Inside-out: Complex Identifications and Multiple Interactions in Religious Ethnography.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2006)
    Sociology of Religion 67:1: 3-21.

    Recounts experiences in conducting research in Northern Irish Evangelicalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Participant observation; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Evangelical, Great Britain
  • Religion, Identity and Politics in Northern Ireland. Boundaries of Belonging and Belief.
    Mitchell, Claire (2006)
    Burlington, Vermont, and Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Identity; Community; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Conflict and Consensus. A Study of Values and Attitudes in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
    Fahy, Tony, Bernadette C. Hayes, and Richard Sinnott (2006)
    Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill.

    Based on European Values Study data, with added items. Factor analysis shows somewhat different attitudinal cleavages in the 2 Irelands.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Homosexuality; Postmaterialism; Divorce; Gender role; Politics, Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Environmentalism
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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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