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  • From Yoga to Kabbalah. Religious Exoticism and the Logics of Bricolage.
    Altglas, Véronique (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Bricolage operates through a quest for the exotic, which is defined fro some non-foreign base & is thus a form of estrangement. Based on 1999-2005 field work at Siddha Yoga & Sivananda centers in London & Paris, & with neo-Hindu groups in Britain; & 2007-2010 field work at Kabbalah Centers in Paris, London, Rio de Janeiro, & Tel Aviv.

    Associated Search Terms: Kabbalah; Jewish, Kabbalist, Israel; Bricolage; Jewish, Kabbalist, Great Britain; Jewish, Kabbalist, France; Hare Krishna, Great Britain; Hindu, Sivananda; Hindu, Siddha Yoga; Dialectic; Deterritorialization
  • Contemporary Anglo-Jewish communty leadership: Coping with multiculturalism.
    Gidley, Ben, and Keith Kahn-Harris (2012)
    British Journal of Sociology 63:1: 168-187.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; Great Britain; Jewish, Great Britain; Pluralism; Precarity
  • The Challenges of Universalizing Religions. The Kabbalah Centre in France and Britain.
    Altglas, Véronique (2011)
    Nova religio 15:1: 22-43.

    Case study of the Kabbalah Centre, which once had an office in Paris & at the time of the writing in London.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, London; Jewish, Kabbalist, Great Britain; Jewish, Kabbalist, France; Participant observation; France, Paris
  • Voices of Outreach: The Construction of Identity and Maintenance of Social Ties among Chavad-Lubavitch Emissaries.
    Berman, Elise (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:1: 69-85.

    Based on participant observation of 2 missionary Lubavitcher families in a British town.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Missionary; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain
  • Religion and Healing among the Lubavitch Community in Stamford Hill, North London. A Case Study of Hasidism.
    Dein, Simon (2004)
    Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen.

    Based on 1992-96 fieldwork in the Stamford Hill Jewish community in North London.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain; Great Britain, London
  • La renaissance du Hassidisme de 1945 à nos jours.
    Gutwirth, Jacques (2004)
    Paris: Odille Jacob.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Hasidic, U.S.A.; United States; Charisma; Mysticism; Great Britain, London; Israel, Jerusalem; United States, New York, New York; Belgium, Antwerp; Jewish, Hasidic, Israel; Jewish, Hasidic, France; Jewish, Hasidic, Belgium
  • What Really Happens When Prophecy Fails: The Case of Lubavitch.
    Dein, Simon (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:3: 383-401.

    Based on participant observation in the Stamford Hill Lubavitch community (U.K.). The failure of a messianic prophecy was followed by more proselytizing at the same pace. Members rationally explained the disconfirmation & spiritualized its meaning.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Disconfirmation; Cognitive dissonance; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain
  • Organizing God's Work.
    Harris, Margaret (1998)
    New York: St. Martin's Press.

    Studies the role of 4 parishes in delivering social services in Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Afro-Caribbean British; Jewish, Great Britain; Church of England; Pentecostal, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain; Charities; Great Britain; Organization
  • Millennium, Messianism and Medicine among the Lubavitch of Stamford Hill.
    Dein, Simon (1992)
    International Journal of Social Psychiatry 18: 262-267.

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Millenarian, Great Britain; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Medical; Messian
  • Synagogue Marriages in Britain.
    Schmool, Marlena (1991)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 33:2: 107-115.

    uses compilations of synagogue data; sees some 1967-90 decline in marriages being solemnized in synagogues.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Marriage; Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain
  • Religious or Ethnic Self-Identification Over the Telephone: A Pilot Study of Manchester Jewry.
    Schmool, Marlena (1991)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 33:1: 21-34.

    reports a 1988-89 experiment; found respondents would respond to a question about Jewish identity over the telephone.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, Manchester; Telephone survey; Experiment; Methodology
  • Ethnic Identity and Religion: Tradition and Change in Liverpool Jewry.
    Kokosalakis, Nikos (1982)
    Washington: University Press of America.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, Liverpool; Identity; Ethnic
  • Instrumental and Expressive Elites in a Religious Organization: The United Synagogue in London.
    Sharot, Stephen (1977)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 43:1: 141-155.

    Tests Amitai Etzioni's thesis of elite structures, with the case of a Jewish organization formed in London in 1870.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Elite
  • The Religious Factor in Jewish Identification.
    Krausz, Ernest (1977)
    International Social Science Journal 29:2: 250-260.

    Secondary analysis of American, Israeli, & British data; shows secular Judaism compensating for the decline in Jewish religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Israel; Great Britain; Jewish, Israel; Identity; Jewish, U.S.A.; United States
  • The British and American Rabbinate: A Comparison of Authority Structures, Role Definitions and Role Conflicts.
    Sharot, Stephen (1975)
    In Michael Hill (ed.) A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 8. London: S.C.M., pp. 139-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; United States; Great Britain; Jewish, U.S.A.; Jewish, Great Britain; Authority; Clergy role
  • Native Jewry and the Religious Anglicization of Immigrants in London: 1870-1905.
    Sharot, Stephen (1974)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 16:1: 39-56.

    British Jews promoted the Anglicization of Jewish immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Migrant; Great Britain, London; Assimilation
  • 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
  • Religious Change in Native Orthodoxy in London, 1870-1914: The Synagogue Service.
    Sharot, Stephen (1973)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 15:1: 55-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Ritual; Change
  • Religious Change in Native Orthodoxy in London, 1870-1914: Rabbinate and Clergy.
    Sharot, Stephen (1973)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 15:2: 167-187.

    Shows contrasts with continental Europe.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Change; Great Britain, London; Jewish, Great Britain
  • Secularization, Judaism and Anglo-Jewry.
    Sharot, Stephen (1972)
    In Michael Hill (ed.) A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 4. London: SCM, pp. 121-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Jewish, Great Britain; Secularization
  • The Edgeware Survey: Factors in Jewish Identification.
    Krausz, Ernest (1969)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 11:2: 151-164.

    Based on a 1963 survey conducted on the outskirts of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, Edgeware; Identity
  • The Edgeware Survey: Occupation and Social Class.
    Krausz, Ernest (1969)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 11:1: 75-96.

    Based on a 1963 survey conducted on the outskirts of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, Edgeware; Stratification; Occupation
  • The Edgeware Survey: Demographic Results.
    Krausz, Ernest (1968)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 10:1: 83-100.

    Based on a 1963 survey conducted on the outskirts of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Demography; Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, Edgeware
  • Jewish Schooling in Great Britain.
    Steinberg, Bernard (1964)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 6:1: 52-68.

    Historical overview, beginning with 1656.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Historical; Jewish, Great Britain; Education
  • Social Topography of a London Congregation: The Bayswater Synagogue, 1863-1963.
    Lipman, V.D. (1964)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 6:1: 69-74.

    Based on membership lists of Bayswater Synagogue.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Ecology; Parish
  • Leeds Jewry: Its History and Social Structure.
    Krausz, Ernest (1964)
    Cambridge: Heffer.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Leeds; Community study; Jewish, Great Britain
  • The Jewish Population of Great Britain
    Freedman, Maurice (1962)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 4:1: 92-102.

    Discusses difficulties in establishing a demographic description.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain; Demography
  • Occupation and Social Advancement in Anglo-Jewry.
    Krausz, Ernest (1962)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 4:1: 82-90.

    Overview, based on a review of previously published studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain; Mobility (vertical)
  • An Anglo-Jewish Community: Leeds.
    Krausz, Ernest (1961)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 3:1: 88-106.

    Examines organizational patterns & structure of the 3rd largest Jewish community in Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain, Leeds
  • Trends in Anglo-Jewish Occupations.
    Lipman, V.D. (1960)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 2:2: 202-218.

    Shows a Jewish concentration in immigrant occupations (ones not requiring land & natural resources) & in some occupations traditionally Jewish in countries of origin.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Occupation; Migrant; Jewish, Great Britain
  • The Position of the Jews in English Society.
    Brotz, Howard (1959)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 1:1: 94-113.

    Overview essay.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Great Britain
  • Statistical Publications on the Jewish Population of Great Britain: A Bibliography.
    Prais, S.J. (1959)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 1:1: 136-138.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain
  • Synagogal Organization in Anglo-Jewry.
    Lipman. V.D. (1959)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 1:1: 80-93.

    Describes democratization & reorganization, 1845-1890.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Great Britain; Synagogue; Great Britain
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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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