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  • Religion and parental values in a secularized country: Evidence from the Netherlands.
    Halman, Loek (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 121-140.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values Study data from the Netherlands. Parental values are related to religion; denominational differences in autonomy & obedience can be explained by attendance (a network mechanism) while differences in autonomy are partly explained by beliefs.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Belief; Family; Netherlands; Network; Obedience; Practice; Autonomy
  • Socialization values, cultural-religious zones and modernization theory.
    Fjellvang, Tormod (2011)
    European Sociological Review 27:2: 196-211.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Europe; Obedience; Europe; Socialization; Catholic, Europe; Modernization
  • Sexual Orientation and the Willingness of Catholic Seminary Students to Conform to Church Teachings.
    Hayduk, Leslie A., Rainer F. Stratkotter, and Martin W. Rovers (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:3: 455-467.

    Analyzes 1994 questionnaire data from Canadian Catholic seminarians; homosexual identity had no effect on willingness to obey church teachings.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Catholic, Canada; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Obedience; Seminarians
  • Geneaologies of Religion. Discipline and Reasons of Power in Christianity and Islam.
    Asad, Talal (1993)
    Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

    Argues against a transhistorical definition of religion. Describes origins of anthropologists' concepts of religion, ritual, inquisitorial torture, & penance. Sees obedience as crucial in medieval Christian monasticism. Culture is analogous to referents, not text. Discusses public criticism in Islamic Saudi Arabia.

    Associated Search Terms: Definition of religion; Torture; Geertz, Clifford; Saudi Arabia; Ritual; Penance; Obedience; Monasticism; Methodology; Law; Islam, Saudi Arabia; Foucault, Michel; Catholic, medieval; Historical
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