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  • Glaube als Option./Faith as an Option, tr. Alex Skinner.
    Joas, Hans (2012)
    Freiburg im Breisgau: Herder/Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2014.

    Modernization doe snot inevitably result in secularization, & secularization doe snot inevitably undermine morality.

    Associated Search Terms: Troeltsch, Ernst; Hinze, Otto; Pluralism; Weber, Max; Moral; Change; Merton, Robert K.; Modernization; Violence
  • Challenging Merton's Protestantism-science Hypothesis: The Historical Impact of Sacerdotal Celibacy on German Science and Scholarship.
    Becker, George (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:2: 351-365.

    Clerical celibacy denied German Catholicism the presence of clergy offspring upwardly mobile into scholarship, including into the natural sciences.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Celibacy; Science; Historical; Merton, Robert K.; Germany
  • Replication and Reanalysis of Offenbacher's School Enrollment Study: Implications for the Weber and Merton Theses.
    Becker, George (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:4: 483-496.

    Associated Search Terms: Offenbacher, Martin; Germany, Baden; Science; Protestant Ethic; Merton, Robert K.; Weber, Max; Education
  • The Merton Thesis: Oetinger and German Pietism.
    Becker, George (1992)
    Sociological Forum 7:4: 641-660.

    Associated Search Terms: Pietist, Germany; Germany; Protestant Ethic; Merton, Robert K.; Science
  • Pietism's Confrontation with Enlightenment Rationalism: An Examination of the Relation between Ascetic Protestantism and Science.
    Becker, George (1991)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 30:2: 139-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Asceticism; Merton, Robert K.; Pietist; Protestant Ethic; Historical; Science
  • Puritanism and the Rise of Modern Science: The Merton Thesis.
    Cohen, I. Bernard (ed.) (1990)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Puritan; Merton, Robert K.; Science
  • The Influence of Religion on the Development of the Sciences.
    Candolle, Alphonse de (1990)
    In I. Bernard Cohen (ed.) Puritanism and the Rise of Modern Science: The Merton Thesis. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 145-150.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Science; Puritan; Merton, Robert K.
  • The Fallacy of the Received Word: A Reexamination of Merton's Pietism-science Thesis.
    Becker, George (1986)
    American Journal of Sociology 91:5: 1203-1218.

    Associated Search Terms: Pietist; Merton, Robert K.; Protestant Ethic; Science; Asceticism
  • Pietism and Science: A Critique of Robert K. Merton's Hypothesis.
    Becker, George (1984)
    American Journal of Sociology 89:5: 1065-1090. Comment by Robert K. Merton 89:5: 1091-1121.

    Associated Search Terms: Merton, Robert K.; Pietist; Science; Asceticism; Protestant Ethic
  • Marginality and Commitment as Hidden Variables in the Jellinek/Weber/Merton Theses on the Calvinistic Ethic.
    Mol, Hans (Johannes J.) (1974)
    Current Sociology 22:1/2/3: 279-297.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Merton, Robert K.; Protestant Ethic; Jellinek, Georg; Marginality; Commitment
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