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  • ReligiositÓ in Transizione.
    Turco, Daniela (2011)
    In Virginie Alnet et al., La dimensione religiosa: problemi di metodo. Quaderno 56. Trento: Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale, pp. 45-54.

    Based on semi-structured interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Catholic, Italy; Italy, South; Generations
  • Politica, legalitÓ e religione nel Mezzogiorno.
    Costabile, Antonio (2010)
    In Vittorio Cotesta, Alberto Febbrajo, Enzo Pace, and Roberto Segatori (eds.) Il pluralismo religioso tra politica, diritto e societÓ. Soveria Mannelli, Catanzaro, pp. 239-293.

    The differentiation of the economy, religion, & politics in the Mezzogiorno is incomplete & not fully legitimated; hence there is clientelism & familism, which secularize by using religion for benefits.

    Associated Search Terms: Familism; Legitimation; Clientelism; Italy, South; Differentiation; Secularization
  • Salvation Goods and the Canonization Logic: On Two Popular Cults of Southern Italy.
    Mancini, Silvia (2008)
    In J÷rg Stolz (ed.) Salvation Goods and Religious Markets. Theory and Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 127-147.

    Based on 2004 field work on the cults of San Pio da Patrelcina (Padre Pio) & Alberto de Serradarce.

    Associated Search Terms: Religious goods; Possession; Saints; Italy, Salerno; Exorcism; Italy, San Giovanni Rotondo; Italy, South; Popular religion; Magic
  • L'Organizzazione Territoriale della Chiesa nel Mezzogiorno.
    LeMura, Grazia, and Massimo Conte (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La ReligiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 141-187.

    Descriptive statistics on the Catholic Church in Italy's South.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South
  • Le Pratiche Religiose nel Sud Italia. La Dimensione Rituale.
    Martelli, Stefano (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 228-251.

    Reports indicators of both formal & informal observance.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Italy, South
  • Forza della Chiesa e debolezza dei sistemi di credenza.
    Pace, Enzo (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.), La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 362-377.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South; Belief; Age
  • Forme dell'appartenenza religiosa nel Mezzogiorno.
    Pizzuti, Domenico (1998)
    In Doenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: FrancoAngeli, pp. 285-312.

    Associated Search Terms: Membership; Italy, South
  • The Magic of the South: Popular Religion and Elite Catholicism in Italian Ethnology.
    Saunders, George R. (1998)
    In Jane Schneider (ed.) Italy's "Southern Question": Orientalism in One Country. Oxford: Berg, pp. 177-202.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Catholic, Italy; Orientalism; Italy, South
  • Trasformazioni etiche et orientamenti morali. Tra individualismo e normativitÓ sociale.
    DiGennaro, Giacomo (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.), La ReligiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 254-284.

    Associated Search Terms: Consequential dimension; Moral; Italy, South
  • Il persistere della tradizione in un'area che si va differenziando: la specificitÓ religiose del Mezzogiorno.
    Martelli, Stefano (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.), La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 385-415.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South; Religiosity; Diffused religion
  • Un Mezzogiorno immobile? Dalla 'religione popolare' alla differenziazione religiosa.
    Pizzuti, Domenico (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: FrancoAngeli, pp. 24-45.

    Overview of the literature on religion in the Mezzogiorno, from the study of post World War II popular religion to end of the century transformations.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Change; Italy, South
  • La religiositÓ nel prisma della teoria multidimensionale. Linea-guida perla recerca empirica nel Mezzogiorno.
    Martelli, Stefano (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 77-103.

    Recounts the development of an instrument from Mantua data; develops a theory of multidimensionality for Italy's South. Reports findings from earlier studies of the South & develops hypotheses pertaining to the region.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Dimensions of religiosity; Factor analysis; Italy, South
  • Un cielo pi¨ vecino? Le dimensioni dottrinale, vitale ed esperienziale.
    Martelli, Stefano (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiositÓ nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 198-227.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South; Belief; Salience; Experience; Dimensions of religiosity
  • The cult of the Virgin Mary in southern Italy and Spain.
    Breunner, Nancy Frey (1992)
    Ethos 20: 66-95.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Catholic, Spain; Italy, South; Marian; Spain
  • Religion, Ricettizie, and the Immunity of Southern Italy to the Reformation.
    Carroll, Michael P. (1992)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 31:3: 247-260.

    Argues that the localist policy of the Southern clergy prevented a lay transcendent-oriented (vs. immanentist) religiosity; this explains resistance to both Protestant & Tridentine reforms.

    Associated Search Terms: Transcendence/immanence; Clergy; Organization; Italy, South
  • Sud e Religion.
    Cipriani, Roberto, and Maria Mansi (1990)
    Roma: Borla.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South
  • Maladie et guÚrison dans les groupes pentec˘tiste de l'Italie mÚridionale.
    DiBella, Maria Pia (1987)
    Social Compass 34:4: 465-474.

    Conversion from the wicked world to the good & incorporation into the religious body occasion malady followed by Healing.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Italy; Medical; Healing; Italy, South
  • Famiglia e religione. Aspetti di una transizione difficile. Ricerca sociologica su un'area italo-meridionale.
    Lanzetti, C., and L. Mauri (eds.) (1983)
    Milan: Vita e Pensiero.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South; Family
  • Vescovi, popolo e magia nel Sud. Ricerche di storia socio-religiosa dal XVII al XIX secolo.
    DeRosa, Gabriele (1983)
    Napoli: Guida.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Italy, South; Magic
  • Saint cults and political alignments in southern Italy.
    DiTota, Mia (1981)
    Dialectical Anthropology 5: 317-329.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Italy, South; Politics, Italy; Saints
  • Chiesa e religione popolare nel Mezzogiorno.
    DeRosa, Gabriele (1979)
    Bari: Laterza.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Italy, South
  • Struttue ecclesiastiche e societ˘ nel Messogiorno.
    Cestaro, Antonio (1978)
    Napoli: Editrice Ferraro.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Italy, South
  • La religiositÚ populaire en Italie: Deux recherches sur la magie et la politique dans le sud du pays.
    Cipriani, Roberto (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 221-231.

    1972-73 participant observation, interview, & life history study in southern Italy; shows not only magical religiosity but emerging leftist activism.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Italy, South; Magic; Popular religion; Politics, Italy
  • ReligiositÓ e magia nel Sud (Appundi per un'analisi della dinamica socio-religiosa nel Mezzogiorno.)
    Rami, Lucilla (1972)
    Sociologia 6:3: 95-146.

    Reviews interpretive research on religion & magic in southern Italy, especially by G. deRosa; sees the Catholic Church in a long-term contest with magical symbol systems that go back to the pre-Christian era.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Magic; Italy, South
  • I giovani del sud e la Chiesa.
    Cipriani, M. (1971)
    Bari: Edizioni del Circito.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, South; Adolescents
  • La diffusion du protestantisme dans les zones sous-dÚveloppÚes de l'Italie mÚridionale.
    Miegge, Mario (1959)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 8: 81-96.

    Overview of Protestantism in Italy; focuses on Assembly of God growth in the South.

    Associated Search Terms: Assemblies of God, Italy; Italy, South; Protestant, Italy
  • Quelques Facteurs Historiques et Sociaux de la Diffusion du Protestantisme en Italie Meridionale.
    Cassin, H. (1956)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 2: 55-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Italy; Italy, South
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