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  • "An affair of the heart": Hijab narratives of Arab Musli women in Malta.
    Grima, Nathalie (2013)
    Implicit Religion 16:4: 461-481.

    Based on informal participant observation & interviews in Malta. Deciding to veil was an individualist decision made in adulthood, not a traditionalist observance imposed from childhood by families.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Malta; Malta; Women; Clothing; Participant observation
  • Crafting Contemporary Pagan Identities in a Catholic Society.
    Rountree, Kathryn (2010)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Malta; Pagan, Malta; Participant observation
  • Young Catholics at the New Millennium.
    Fulton, John, Anthony M. Abela, Irena Borowik, Teresa Dowling, Penney Marler, and Luigi Tomasi (2001)
    Dublin, Ireland: University College Press.

    Based on in-depth interviews in 6 nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; United States; Great Britain, England; Poland; Ireland; Malta; Moral; Youth; Italy; Adolescents
  • Secularised Sexuality. Youth Values in a City-island.
    Abela, Anthony M. (1998)
    Valletta, Malta: Social Values Studies

    Associated Search Terms: Malta; Sexual attitudes; Catholic, Malta; Adolescents; Sexual activity; Sexual abuse
  • Fundamentalist Religious Values of Young People in Malta: A Western European Perspective.
    Abela, Anthony M. (1995)
    In Luigi Tomasi (ed.), Fundametnalism and Youth in Europe. Milano:Franco Angeli, pp. 43-62.

    Analyzes European Values Studies data; refers to religious exclusivity as "fundamentalism."

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Malta; Adolescents; Malta
  • Youth, Religion and Community Care in Malta.
    Abela, Anthony M. (1995)
    Social Compass 42:1: 59-67.

    Analyzes 1983 & '91 European Values Study data; shows religiosity does not interfere with youths' tolerance of foreigners but does interfere with tolerance of people with social problems.

    Associated Search Terms: Tolerance; Malta; Catholic, Malta; Youth
  • Youth Secularization in Malta: Sunday Mass Attendance in the Nineties.
    Abela, Anthony M. (1992)
    In Anthony M. Abela, Changing Youth Culture in Malta. Veletta, Malta: Jesuit Publiations/Santa Venera, Malta: Diocesan Youth Commission, pp. 48-60.

    Analyzes 1990 interview data from Maltese aged 16-25; includes reported attendance & evaluation of worship environments.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Adolescents; Secularization; Malta; Catholic, Malta
  • Transmitting Values in European Malta. A Study in the Contemporary Values of Modern Society.
    Abela, Anthony M. (1991)
    Rome: Gregorian University Press/Malta: Jesuit Publications.

    Analyzes 1983-84 interview data from adult Maltese, European Values System Study Group & follow-up data.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Local/cosmopolitan; Malta; Socialization; Education; Catholic, Malta
  • The Church in Malta.
    Delooz, Pierre (1986)
    Brussels: pro Mundi Vita Dossiers.

    Associated Search Terms: Malta; Catholic, Malta
  • Ritual escalation in Malta.
    Boissevain, Jeremy (1984)
    In Eric R. Wolf (ed.) Religion, Power, and Protest in Local Communities; The Northern Shore of the Mediterranean. Berlin: Mouton, pp. 163-183.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Malta; Ritual; Malta
  • Religion and Social Change in Malta.
    Vassallo, Mario (1979)
    Hawthorne, New York: Mouton.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Malta; Change; Malta
  • Men in Black. A Report on Malta's Diocesan Clergy.
    Vassalo, Mario (1973)
    Malta: P.R.S. Publications.

    Associated Search Terms: Malta; Catholic, Malta; Clergy
  • Saints and Fireworks: Religion and Politics in Rural Malta.
    Boissevain, Jeremy (1965)
    New York: Humanities Press. (Ph.D. thesis, University of London.)

    Associated Search Terms: State; Malta; Catholic, Malta; Politics, Malta
  • The Socio-Religious Study of Malta and Gozo.
    Houtart, François (1960)
    Bruxelles: Centre de Recherches Socio-Religieuse.

    Associated Search Terms: Malta; Catholic, Malta
  • The Implications of Change for the Church in Malta.
    Houtart, François, and Benjamin Tonna (1960)
    Social Compass 7: 461-474.

    Describes the social context up to 1958.

    Associated Search Terms: Malta; Change; Catholic, Malta
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