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  • Politicizing Islam. The Islamic Revival in France and India.
    Parvez, Z. Fareen (2017)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Privatization; France, Lyons; India, Hyderabad; Islam, France; Islam, India; Laïcité; Minority; Participant observation; Politics, India
  • Secularism and Religion in Multi-faith Societies. The Case of India.
    Sen, Ragini, Wolfgang Wagner, and Caroline Howarth (2014)
    Dordrecht: Springer.

    Based on open-ended interviews from a purpose sample of Hindu & Muslim young adult Indians. Secularism was understood as peaceful pluralism &, by the authors, as a form of social capital.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Hindu, India; India; Islam, India; Young adults; Minority; Conflict; Secularism; Social capital; Politics, India
  • The Production of Hindu-Muslim Violence in Contemporary India.
    Brass, Paul R. (2003)
    Seattle: University of Washington Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Violence; Conflict; India; Hindu, India; Islam, India
  • Religion and Politics in India. The Emergence of Hindu Nationalism and the Bharatiya Janata Party.
    Sahu, Sunil K. (2002)
    In Ted Gerard Jelen and Clyde Wilcox (eds.) Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective. New York: Cambridge University Preess, pp. 243-265.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Islam, India; Hindu, India; India; Sikh, India; Politics, India
  • Religion and the Decision to Use Contraception in India.
    Iyer, Sriya (2002)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41:4: 711-722.

    Analyzes interview data from a locale in the south of India where Muslims have larger families than Hindus.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Karnataka, Ramanagaram; Islam, India; Hindu, India; Birth control
  • Conditions for Ideological Production: The Origins of Islamic Modernism in India, Egypt, and Iran.
    Moaddel, Mansoor (2001)
    Theory and Society 30:5: 669-731.

    Associated Search Terms: Egypt; Islam, India; Islam, Iran; Modernity; India; Islam, Egypt; Iran
  • A Comparative Sociology of World Religions: Virtuosos, Priests, and Popular Religion.
    Sharot, Stephen (2001)
    New York: New York University Press.

    An updating of a Weberian treatment of elite & popular religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, medieval; Confucian; Hindu; Weber, Max; Commodification; Buddhist; Historical; Reformation; Islam; State; Taiwan; Hierocracy; India; Virtuoso; Little tradition; Jewish; Big tradition; Comparative; China; Daoist; Syncretism; Popular religion; Elite
  • Religion and Women; Islamic Modernism Versus Fundamentalism.
    Moaddel, Mansoor (1998)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 37:1: 108-130.

    Islamic modernism emerged from pluralist contexts.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Iran; Islam, Iran; Egypt; Islam, Egypt; Pluralism; Sociology of knowledge; Women; Islam, India
  • Modern Myths, Locked Minds: Secularism and Fundamentalism in India.
    Madan, T.N. (1997)
    New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalism; Hindu, India; India; Islam, India; Politics, India; Secularization; Sikh, India
  • Socio-economic and demographic differentials between Hindus and Muslims in India.
    Shariff, Abusaleh (1995)
    Economic and Political Weekly 30:46:2947-2953.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Demography; Economic; Hindu, India; India; Islam, India
  • Religious Minority Educational Institutions.
    Chandra, Satish (1993)
    New Delhi: Aditya Books.

    Focuses on Muslim educational institutions in India.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; India; Islam, India
  • Religious Division and the Mythology of the Past.
    Searle-Chatterjee, Mary (1993)
    In Brdley R. Hertel and Cynthia Ann Humes (eds.) Living Banaras. Hindu Religions in Cultural Context. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 145-158.

    Compares oral traditions from Hindus & Muslims in Banaras about the Moslem saint Ghazi Miyam & the Moghul ruler Aurangzeb.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Myth; Social construction of reality; Hindu, India; India, Uttar Pradesh, Banaras
  • The Communal Cauldron: Relations between Hindus and Muslims in India and Their Reactions to Norm Violations.
    Ghosh, Emmanuel S.K., Rashmi Kumar, and Rama Charan Tripathi (1992)
    In Rama C. Tripathi and Richard DeRidder (eds.) Norm Violation and Intergroup Relations. New York: Oxford University Press, 70-89.

    Associated Search Terms: Norm; Islam, India; India; Hindu, India; Conflict
  • La déesse et le saint--Acculturation et "communalisme" hindou-mussulman dans un lieu de culte du sud de l'Inde (Karnataka).
    Assayag, Jackie (1992)
    Annales 1992: 4/5: 789-813.

    Associated Search Terms: Acculturation; Islam, India; India, Karnataka; Communality; Hindu, India
  • Can a Hindu Utopia be a Moslim Utopia--Examples from 12th Century India and Beyond.
    Hartman, Harriet (1988)
    International Journal of Comparative Sociology 29:1/2: 111-125.

    Associated Search Terms: Utopian; Hindu, India; India; Pluralism; Islam, India
  • Islam, Minority Status and Citizenship: Muslim Experience in India.
    Krishna, Gopal (1986)
    Archives européennes de sociologie 27:2: 353-368.

    General discussion of the post-independence situation.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; India; Minority
  • Conflict of Law and Religion in Contemporary India. A Study of the Supreme Court Verdict Relating to Muslim Law.
    Momin, A.R. (1986)
    Social Compass 33:2/3: 223-237.

    Studies a 1985 decision on divorce, in which the meaning of "wife" was at issue.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; India; Islam, India; Family
  • Hiérarchie Sociale et Mouvements de Réformes chez les Musulmans du Sous-Continent Indien.
    Gaborieau, Marc (1986)
    Social Compass 33:2/3: 237-256.

    Despite Islam's official egalitarianism, Muslim society in India is a truncated caste system, with departures from caste only at the top.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Caste; Islam, India; Stratification
  • Paradigms of Society: A Critique of Theories of Castes among Indian Muslims.
    Lindholm, Charles (1985)
    Archives européennes de sociologie 26:1: 131-141.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Islam, India; Caste
  • Ethnic process and minority identity: A comparative study of Muslims and Christians of UP.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1984)
    Sociological Bulletin 33:1/2: 99-122. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp. 100-121]

    Educational ventures of Christians & Muslims led to class tensions within the Christian group & between the Hindu & Christian groups.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh State; Social construction of reality; Christian, India; Ethnic; Identity; Minority; Levels in depth; Islam, India
  • Islam and Muslim Society in India.
    Robinson, Francis (1983)
    Contributions to Indian Sociology 17:2: 185-203.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; India
  • Typologie des Spécialistes Religieux chez les Musulmans du Sous-Continent Indien: Les Limites de l'Islamisation
    Gaborieau, Marc (1983)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 55:1: 29-51.

    Discusses the discontinuity between normative tradition & actual practice in India & elsewhere.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Islam, India; India
  • Indian Muslims and the Challenge of Modernity.
    Jai Singh, Herbert (1982)
    Religion and Society 29:4: 62-86.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; India; Modernity
  • Patterns of Minority Identiy: A Lucknow Study.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Christian, India; Identity; India, Lucknow; Minority; Politics, India
  • Ritual and Religion among Muslims in India.
    Ahmad, Imtiaz (ed.) (1981)
    New Delhi: Manchar.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Ritual; Islam, India
  • Identity Crisis of Muslims: Profiles of Lucknow Youth.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1980)
    New Delhi: Concept Publishing House.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Lucknow; Islam, India; Youth; Identity
  • Le Culte des Saints chez les Musulmans au Népal et en Inde du Nord.
    Gaborieau, Marc (1978)
    Social Compass 25:2/3: 477-494.

    Describes the organization of the cultus; while prayers of invocation address Allah, the faithful seek favors from saints. In the latter cult individuals & groups express their particularism, much in the way of local deities in Hindu cult.

    Associated Search Terms: Saints; India; Nepal; Islam, India; Islam, Nepal
  • Muslim Caste in an Industrial Township of Maharashtra.
    Momin, A.R. (1977)
    In Imtiaz Ahmad (ed.) Caste and Social Stratification among the Muslims, 2nd revised ed. Delhi: Manohar Book Service.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; India, Maharashtra State; Caste
  • The Indo-Islamic tradition.
    Momin, A.R. (1977)
    Sociological Bulletin 26:2: 242-258. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp.84-99]

    Interpretation of historical & field data using the little tradition/great tradition distinction. Makes a methodological argument for using both kinds of data.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Little tradition; Methodology; India; Mobility (vertical); Big tradition; Caste; Historical; Syncretism; Participant observation
  • 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
  • Social Distance among Religious and Linguistic Communities.
    Muttagi, P.K. (1975)
    Indian Journal of Social Work 36:2: 159-171.

    Analyzes social distance data from questionnaires developed for the study & administered to University of Bombay students; shows social distance preferences of Buddhists, Christians, Hindus, Muslims, & Parsees toward religious & linguistic groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Parsee, India; India; Hindu, India; Social distance; Islam, India; Christian, India; Buddhist, India; Students, undergraduate
  • Islamization and Muslim ethnicity in south India.
    Mines, Mattison (1975)
    Man 10:3: 404-418.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Tamil, India; Mobility (vertical); Islam, India; India, Tamil-Nadu; Ethnic
  • The Muslim Electorate and Election Alternatives in Uttar Pradesh.
    Ahmad, Imtiaz (1974)
    Religion and Society 21:2: 55-77.

    Study of the 1974 state election.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh State; Islam, India; Politics, India
  • Religion and Revolution.
    Lewy, Guenter (1974)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Islam; Sudan; Sri Lanka; Spain; Mexico; India; Germany; Egypt; China; Burma; Brazil; Latin America; Africa; Puritan, Great Britain; Catholic, Mexico; Jewish; Hindu, India; Christian; Revolution; Messian; Cargo cult; Anabaptist
  • Caste and Social Stratification among Muslims in India.
    Ahmad, Imtiaz (1973)
    New Delhi: Manohar.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; India; Class; Caste; Stratification
  • Religious Ideology in a Plural Society: The Muslims and Hindus of Kashmir.
    Madan, T.N. (1972)
    Contributions to Indian Sociology 6: 106-141.

    Based on field work in Utrassu-Umanagri; each group holds both ideological & practical views of the other.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, India; Islam, India; India, Kashmir
  • Piety and Politics in Indian Islam.
    Krishna, Gopal (1972)
    Contributions to Indian Sociology 6: 142-171.

    Historical sociological overview.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Islam, India; India; Politics, India
  • Religion and caste ranking in a north Indian town.
    Jain, S.P. (1971)
    Sociological Bulletin 20:2: 134-144.

    Though not legitimated by Islam, Muslims in effect observed caste norms.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh; Islam, India; Hindu, India; Caste
  • Religion, Caste, Class and Education in a North Indian Community.
    Jain, S.P. (1969)
    Sociology and Social Research 53:4: 482-489.

    Based on interview data from a mid-sized town of northwest India.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Islam, India; Community; Hindu, India; Caste; Education
  • Parda: A Study of Muslim Women's Life in Northern India.
    Vreede-deStuers, Cora (1968)
    Essen: Van Gorcum & Co./New York: Humanities

    Associated Search Terms: India; Islam, India; Women
  • Problems of Islamic Modernism, with Special Reference to Indo-Pakistan Sub-continent.
    Ahmad, Aziz (1967)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 23: 107-116.

    A fully secularized state is incompatible with Islamic ideals.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Islam, Pakistan; Pakistan; State; Islam, India
  • Institutional Resistance to Induced Islamization in a Convert Community: An Empirical Study in Sociology of Religion.
    Sharma, S.L., and R.N. Srivastava (1967)
    Sociological Bulletin 16:1: 69-80.

    The conversion of the Meos of the Mewat region of India to Islam has created a Hindu/Moslem amalgam; an effort to purge them of Hindu customs created anomie.

    Associated Search Terms: Meos; Islam, India; India, Mewat region; Conversion; Syncretism; Anomie
  • The Ashraf-Ajlaf dichotomy in Muslim social structure in India.
    Ahmad, Imtiaz (1966)
    Indian Economic and Social History Review 3:1: 268-278.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Ethnic; Islam, India; India
  • Fatalism in India: A Comparison between Hindus and Muslims.
    Elder, Joseph Walter (1966)
    Anthropological Quartrly 39:3: 227-243.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Fatalism; India; Hindu, India
  • Muslim Caste in Uttar Pradesh: A Study in Culture Cotnact.
    Ansari, Ghaus (1960)
    Lucknow: Ethnographic and Folk Culture Society.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Caste; India, Uttar Pradesh State
  • Occupational Differentiation in South India.
    Gist, Noel P. (1954)
    Social Forces 33:2: 129-138.

    Analyzes interview data from household heads in Mysore City & Bangalore; shows occupational distribution among religions.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Mysore, Mysore City; Christian, India; Islam, India; Hindu, India; India, Mysore, Bangalore
  • Modern Islam in India. A Social Analysis.
    Smith, Wilfred Cantwell (1943)
    Lahore: Minerva. [London: V. Gollancz, 1946]

    Associated Search Terms: Pakistan; Nationalism; India; Islam, Pakistan; Islam, India
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