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  • Freedom of and freedom from religion: Atheist involvement in legal cases.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2015)
    In Lori G. Beaman and Steven Tomlins (eds.) Atheist Identities: Spaces and Social Contexts. New York: Springer, pp. 39-52.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Atheist
  • Introduction: Legal pluralism and Shar'a.
    Turner, Bryan S., and Adam Possamai (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 1-13.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Law; Sharia
  • Contradictions, conflcits, dilemmas and temporary resolutions: A sociology of law analysis of Shari'a in selected western societies.
    Richardson, James T. (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 237-252.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Islam; Law; Sharia
  • Shari'a and multiple modernities in western countries: Toward a multi-faith pragmatic modern approach rather than a legal pluralist one?
    Possamai, Adam (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 291-304.

    Associated Search Terms: Sharia; Pluralism; Law
  • Trial and error: Muslims and Sharia in the German context.
    Aries, Wolf D. Ahmad; and James T. Richardson (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 139-154.

    Associated Search Terms: Sharia; Law; Islam, Germany; Germany
  • Managing religion and the judicialization of religious freedom.
    Richardson, James T. (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 1-19.

    General overview with cases from several nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; State; Freedom of religion
  • Soft authoritarianism, social diversity and legal pluralism: The case of Singapore.
    Turner, Bryan S. (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 69-81.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Singapore; Sharia; Law; Islam, Singapore
  • The prosperous hardliner: Affluence, fundamentalism, and radicalization in Western European Muslim communities.
    Delia Deckard, Natalie, and David Jacobson (2015)
    Social Compass 62:3: 412-433.

    Analyzes interview survey data from France, Germany, Malaysia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, & Great Britain. Net of demographic variables, respondents from more prosperous families were more conservative about gender roles, sought the universal application of Islamic law, and embraced attitudes associated with politicized Islam.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Fundamentalism; Gender traditionalism; Islam; Law; Politics
  • Legal pluralism and the Shari'a: A comparison of Greece and Turkey.
    Turner, Bryan S., and Berna Zengin Arslan (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 219-236.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Greece; Comparative; Islam, Turkey; Turkey; Islam, Greece; Sharia
  • Brainwahsing and forensic evidence.
    Richardson, James T. (2014)
    In Steve Morewitz and Mark Goldstein (eds.) Handbook of Forensic Sociology. New York: Springer, pp. 77-85.

    Associated Search Terms: Brainwashing; Law
  • Trial and error: Muslims and Shari'a in the German context.
    Aires, Wolf, and James T. Richardson (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, New York: Springer.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Sharia; Islam, Germany
  • Contradictions, conflicts dilemmas, and temporary resolutions: A sociology of law analysis of Shari'a in selected western societies.
    Richardson, James T. (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from Around the world.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Islam; Sharia
  • The Future of Legal Pluralism.
    Turner, Bryan S., and James T. Richardson (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Cae Studies from Around the World. New York: Springer.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Sharia; Islam
  • Church and state in Croatia: legal framework, religious instruction, and social expectations.
    Zrinš?ak, Siniša, Dinka Marinovi? Jerolimov, Ankica Marinovi?, and Branko An?i? (2014)
    In Sabrina P. Ramet (ed.) Religion and Politics in Central and Southeastrn Europe: Challenges Since 1989. London; Palgrave Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Education; Law; Croatia
  • Religious diversity, social control, and legal pluralism: A socio-legal analysis.
    Richardson, James T. (2014)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Enzo Pace (eds.) From Religious Diversity to Religious Pluralism: What is at Stake. Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, pp. 31-47.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Law; Pluralism; Deviance/social control
  • Legal and political issues and religius conversion.
    Richardson, James T. (2014)
    In Lewis A. Rambo and Charles E. Farhadian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Religious Conversion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 736-755.

    Overview, focusing mostly on the U.S.A. & Europe.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Europe; Law; Proselytizing; State; United States
  • The role of the courts in the social cosntruction of religious freedom in Central and Eastern Europe.
    Richardson, James T., and Brian Lee (2014)
    Review of Eastern and Central European Law 39: 291-313.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Law; Social construction of reality; Freedom of religion
  • How Islam influences women's paid non-farm employment: Evidence from 26 Indonesian and 37 Nigerian provinces.
    Spierings, Niels (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:3: 399-431.

    Analyzes 2003 Demographic and Health Survey data for Indonesia & Nigeria. Muslim/Christian comparisons do not show differences in women's gainful employment, but traditionalist forms of Islam & Islamic province legislation locates women's gainful work in the home.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Work; Women; Sharia; Nigeria; Gender role; Indonesia; Gender traditionalism; Islam, Nigeria; Law
  • Double standards? Veils and crucifixes in he European legal order.
    Joppke, Christian (2013)
    European Journal of Sociology 54:1: 97-123.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Clothing; Europe
  • Legal order and the public sphere: Double standards? Veils and crucifixes in the European legal order.
    Joppke, Christian (2013)
    European Journal of Sociology 54:1: 97-123.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; State; Europe
  • Islam in Europa--Integration durch Recht und ihre Grenzen.
    Joppke, Christian (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 409-435.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Islam, Europe; Law; Assimilation
  • Managing minority religious and ethnic groups in Australia: Implications for social cohesion.
    Richardson, James T. (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 579-590.

    Observations developed while on sabbatical in Australia.

    Associated Search Terms: Sharia; Australia; Cohesion; Islam, Australia; Law; Minority; Pluralism
  • Legal Integration of Islam: A Transatlantic Comparison.
    Joppke, Christian, and John Torpey (2013)
    Cambridge Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Law; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Canada; Integration (social)
  • Religion, politics and law.
    Ganiel, Gladys, and Peter Jones (2012)
    In Linda Woodhead and Rebecca Catto (eds.) Religion and Change in Modern Britain. London: Routledge, pp. 299-321.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Great Britain; Politics, Great Britain
  • Decline of a moral panic. A social psychological and socio-legal examination of the current status of Satanism.
    Reichert, Jenny, and James T. Richardson (2012)
    Nova religio 16:2: 47-63.

    In reviewing legal cases, sees less indiscriminate bias against Satanism over time.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-cult movement; Law; Moral panic; Satanist, U.S.A.
  • State, law and religion in Norway.
    Schmidt, Ulla (2011)
    Nordic Journal of Religion and Society 24:2: 137-153.

    Associated Search Terms: Norway; Law; State
  • Pyrrhic Victory? An Analysis of the Appeal Court Opinions Concerning the FLDS Children.
    Schreinert, Tamatha L., and James T. Richardson (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 242-263..

    Examines the aftermath of court decisions favorable to the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, returning their children to the families of church members.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
  • Political and Legislative Context of the FLDS Raid in Texas.
    Richardson, James T., and Tamatha L. Schreinert (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 221-241..

    Places the raid on the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Eldorado, Texas, in the context of controversies over new religions.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Law; New religions
  • Religion and attitudes toward divorce laws among U.S. adults.
    Stokes, Charles E., and Christopher G. Ellison (2010)
    Journal of Family Issues 31:10: 1279-1304.

    Associated Search Terms: Divorce; Law
  • Can Islam Be French? Pluralism and Pragmatism in a Secularist State.
    Bowen, John R. (2010)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Based on observtion & interviews; focuses on diverse Muslim educational organizations & public intellectuals.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; France; Islam, France; Law
  • Il diritto tra religione e politica. Una rilettura weberiana.
    Febbrajo, Alberto (2010)
    In Vittorio Cotesta, Alberto Febbrajo, Enzo Pace, and Roberto Segatori (eds.) Il pluralismo religioso tra politica, diritto e societŕ. Soveria Mannelli, Catanzaro, pp. 97-111.

    Explores the parallels & complementarity among religion, law, & politics in Max Weber's thought.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Politics; Differentiation; Law
  • Pluralismo religioso e pluralismo giuridico: il caso della "controversia sulla Shar'a."
    Rosati, Massimo (2010)
    In Vittorio Cotesta, Alberto Febbrajo, Enzo Pace, and Roberto Segatori (eds.) Il pluralismo religioso tra politica, diritto e societŕ. Soveria Mannelli, Catanzaro, pp. 123-138.

    Western approaches to the church/state relationship have an Augustinian/Protestant bias insofar as religion is only an interior matter. Calls for subsidiarity without using the term.

    Associated Search Terms: Laďcité; Pluralism; State; Subsidiarity; Law; Privatism
  • Religion and the Law. An Interactionist View.
    Richardson, James T. (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 418-431.

    Religions make use of legal systems, & legal systems often control religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Law
  • Defining Religion: The Promise and the Price of Legal Interpretation.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2008)
    In Richard Moon (ed.) Law and Religious Pluralism in Canada. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, pp. 192-216.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Law
  • Defining Harm: Religious Freedom and the Limits of the Law.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2008)
    Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Law
  • Cross-National Moral Beliefs: The Influence of National Religious Context.
    Finke, Roger, and Amy Adamczyk (2008)
    Sociological Quarterly 49:4: 617-652.

    Analyzes international survey data. Religious context is more important for sexual moral attitudes than for attitudes about legally relevant matters.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Sexual attitudes; Law
  • The European Court of Human Rights, Minority Religions, and the Social Construction of Religious Freedom.
    Richardson, James T., and Jennifer Shoemaker (2008)
    In Eileen Barker (ed.) The Centrality of Religion in Social Life. Essays in Honour of James A. Beckford. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 103-116.

    The European Court of Human Rights has become an important guarantor of religious freedom. Explores whether the Court has a double standard, ruling against governments more often when they are not part of the original European Union but members that joined later.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Freedom of religion; Law
  • Religiosity and Islamic Rule in Iran.
    Tezcür, Günex Murat, and Taghi Azadarmaki (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:2: 211-224.

    Analyzes 2003 survey data from Tehran; religiosity predicts support for Islamic rule.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Islam, Iran; Politics, Iran; Law; Iran, Tehran; Shi'ite, Iran; Religiosity
  • Envisioning the Nation: Women Activists, Religion and the Public Sphere in Indonesia.
    Rinaldo, Rachel (2008)
    Social Forces 86:4: 1781-1804.

    Based on ethnographic data on Islamic women's political groups in Indonesia.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Politics, Indonesia; Participant observation; Indonesia; Islam, Indonesia; Law; State; Pornography; Women; Activism
  • Religion, Law, and Human Rights.
    Richardson, James T. (2007)
    In Peter Beyer and Lori Beaman (eds.) Globalization, Religion, and Culture. Boston: Brill, pp. 409-430.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Freedom of religion
  • Why the French Don't Like Headscarves. Islam, the State, and Public Space.
    Bowen, John R. (2007)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Based on interviews & examination of official proceedings & media reports.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Islam, France; Laďcité; France; Law; State
  • Europeanizing the Governance of Religious Diversity: Islam and the Transnationalization of Law, Politics, and Identity.
    Koenig, Matthias (2007)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 33:6: 911-932.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Law; Politics; Pluralism; Transnational; Islam; State
  • Religious Bricolage in a Legal Perspective. Between Aporia and Inescapability.
    Christians, Louise-Léon (2006)
    Social Compass 53:1: 117-123.

    Associated Search Terms: Bricolage; Law; Belgium
  • Droit et Islam en Europe: Quelles Globalisations?
    Christians, Louis-Léon (2006)
    Recherches sociologiques 2006:2: 93-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Europe; Law
  • The Sociology of Religious Freedom: A Structural and Socio-legal Analysis.
    Richardson, James T. (2006)
    Sociology of Religion 67:3: 271-294.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Pluralism; Freedom
  • Law.
    Richardson, James T. (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 227-240.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Law
  • Canada. Religious Freedom Written and Lived.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 113-130.

    Focuses on tensions on the letter of the law and the way it is implemented.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Law; Canada
  • Cults: Do Democracies Need Laws of Exception? The Belgian Experience.
    Fautré, Willy (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 93-111.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; State; New religions; Belgium
  • Religion, Constitutional Courts, and Democracy in Former Communist Countries.
    Richardson, James T. (2006)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 603: 129-139,

    Associated Search Terms: State; Law; Freedom of religion
  • Managing Religion Through Founding Myths and Perceived Identities.
    Gunn, T. Jeremy (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 33-47.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; France; State; United States
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