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  • European principles and Canadian practices: Developing secular contexts for religious diversity.
    Christiano, Kevin J. (2016)
    In Francisco Colom Gonzalez and Gianni D'Amato (eds.) Multireligious Society: Dealing with Religious Diversity in Theory and Practice. Fqarnham, U.K.: Ashgate,

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Canada
  • Religious diversity and the state in China.
    Chan, Kim-Kwong, and Graeme Lang (2016)
    In Andrew Dawson (ed.) The Politics and Practice of Religious Diversity: National Contexts, Global Issues. New York: Routledge, pp. 23-48.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Pluralism; State; Diversity
  • Transforming Post-Catholic Ireland. Religious Practice in Late Modernity.
    Ganiel, Gladys (2016)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2009 surveys, on interviews, & on case studies. For many, the Roman Catholic Church is a convenient foil against which the define their fair. Describes extra-institutional religion--religiosity connected to & going beyond organized churches, thereby balancing individualism. Reports attitudes toward reconciliation & ecumenism.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ambivalence; Catholic, Ireland; Change; Clergy; Conflict; Diversity; Pluralism; Extra-institutional; Individualism; Ireland; Parish council; Secularization; State; Ecumenism
  • Religious vs secular nationhood: "Multiple secularities" in post-Soviet Armenia.
    Burchardt, Marian, and Hovhannes Hovhannisyan (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 427-443.

    Analyzes post-Soviet Armenian history in terms of multiple secularities and cultural defense (resistance against secularization).

    Associated Search Terms: Martin, David A.; Identity, national; Nationalism; State; Security; Secularization; Pluralism; NGO; War; Integration (national); Cultural defense; Historical; Freedom of religion; Education; Boundary maintenance; Armenian Apostolic Church, Armenia; Armenia; National religions
  • Religious heterogeneity and suicide: A cross-national analysis.
    Moore, Matthew D. (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 649-663.

    Analyzes World Health Organization data & other data sets; religious heterogeneity positively predicts suicide rates.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Suicide
  • 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
  • Does a nation's religious composition affect generalized trust? The role of religious heterogeneity and the percent religious.
    Olson, Daniel V.A., and Miao Li (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:4: 756-773.

    Combines international surveys for a sample from 69 nations & 77,405 respondents. Nations that are both highly religiously diverse & highly religious have lower average levels of trust.

    Associated Search Terms: Trust; Religiosity, collective; Pluralism
  • The Making of a Postsecular Society: A Durkheimian Approach to Memory, Pluralism and Religion in Turkey.
    Rosati, Massimo (2015)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Post-secular; Turkey
  • Demonopolisation and dislocation: (Re-)negotiating the place and role of religion in Spanish prisons.
    Martínez-Ariño, Gloria García-Romeral, Gemma Ubasart-González, and Mar Griera (2015)
    Social Compass 62:1: 3-21.

    Based on 2011-2013 interviews & participant observation in 6 Spanish prisons.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Pluralism; Prison chaplain; Spain
  • Religious reflexivity: The effect of continual novelty and diversity on individual religiosity.
    Martí, Gerardo (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:1: 1-13.

    The modern situation often involves religious reflexivity--a deliberative problem-solving religious orientation, engendering a de-communalization of religion in which socialization loses importance.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Reflexivity; Self; Pluralism; Modernity; Individualism; Differentiation
  • Readdressing diversity and plurality at school. Religious education in Greece.
    Stathopoulou, Theoni, and Trine Stauning Willert (2015)
    Italian Journal of Sociology of Education 7:3: 113-139.

    Reviews legislative policies on religious education in Denmark & Greece, & to some extent other European nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Tolerance; Greece; Education; Denmark; Pluralism
  • Does religion breed trust? A cross-national study of the effects of religious involvement, religious faith, and religious context on social trust.
    Dingemans, Ellen, and Erik van ingen (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:4: 739-755.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values study data. At the micro level, integration into religious communities furthers trust; religious socialization & salience lower it. At the macro level, Protestantism & religious diversity further trust.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Pluralism; Salience; Trust; Levels of inclusiveness; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Interventionist secularism: A comparative analysis of the Turkish Grand National Assembly (1923-1928) and the Indian Constituent Assembly (1946-1949) debates.
    Madra, Aysel (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:2: 222-241.

    Modern Turkish government limits religion in order to fashion unity while the Indian government promotes reforms for purposes of equality & justice.

    Associated Search Terms: Turkey; State; Secularism; Pluralism; Justice; India; Identity, national
  • Religious pluralism in the United States and Britain: Its implications for Muslims and nationhood.
    Meer, Nasar, and Tariq Modood (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 526-540.

    The U.K. is assimilating Muslims as successfully as the U.S.A., even though it has an established Christian church.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, U.S.A.; Great Britain; Pluralism; United States; Comparative; Assimilation; Identity, national; Islam, Great Britain
  • The Many Altars of Modernity: Toward a Paradigm for Religion in a Pluralist Age.
    Berger, Peter L. (2014)
    Berlin and Boston: De Gruyter.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Modernity
  • Accommodating religious pluralism in Denmark.
    Nielsen, Anne Mark (2014)
    European Journal of Sociology 55:2: 245-274.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Denmark
  • Multicultualism and religious pluralism in Canada: Intimations of a "Post-Westphalian" condition.
    Beyer, Peter F. (2014)
    In Sonia Sikka and Lori G. Beaman (eds.) Multicultualism and Religious Identity: Canada and India. Montreal: McGill-queens University Press, pp. 33-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Multiculturalism; Diversity; Canada
  • Grenzen der Toleranz: Wahrnehmung und Akzeptanz religiöser Vielfalt in Europa.
    Pollack, Detlef, Olaf Müller, Gergely Rosta, Nils Friedrichs, and Alexander Yendell. (2014)
    Wiesbaden: Springer VS.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Pluralism; Tolerance
  • Laws of general application: The retreat from multiculturalism and its implications for religious freedom.
    Beaman, Lori G. (2014)
    In Sonia Sikka and Lori G. Beaman (eds.) Multicultualism and Religious Identity: Canada and India. Montreal: McGill-queens University Press, pp. 236-252.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Diversity; Multiculturalism; Pluralism; Freedom of religion
  • 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
  • The religious context of welfare attitudes.
    VanHeuvelen, Tom (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:2: 268-295.

    Analyzes 2006 International Social Survey Program data from 17 nations. The more religiously homogeneous, especially Catholic, nations are more supportive of governmental economic intervention.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Politics; Practice; Welfare; Membership; Homogeneity
  • An investigation into the swiftness and intensity of recent secularization in Canada: Was Berger right?
    Hay, D. Alastair (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:1: 136-162.

    Analyzes 2002-03 telephone interview & follow-up questionnaire data from Canadians. Pluralism, individualism, & scientific rationalism (evolution & philosophical materialism) inversely predicted religiosity. Deprivation & differentiation did not.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution; Canada; Deprivation; Differentiation; Individualism; Pluralism; Secularization; Science; Materialism
  • Symbolic filtering: Selectively permeable Evangelical boundries in an age of religious pluralism.
    Bok, Jared (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:4: 808-825.

    Content analysis of 2 American Evangelical missionary magazines show that in a pluralist environment even as boundaries are weakened in some respects they are strengthened in others.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Boundary maintenance; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Media; Content analysis
  • Encounters at the religious edge: Variation in religious expression across interfaith advocacy and social movement settings.
    Yukich, Grace, and Ruth Braunstein (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:4: 791-807.

    Based on interviews with religious lobbyists & other religious advocates in the U.S., & participant observation & interviews with the New Sanctuary Movement, an immigrant rights group. Settings ("boundaries" & "edges") affected religious expressions.

    Associated Search Terms: Activists; Participant observation; Social movement; New Sanctuary Movement; Politics, U.S.A.; Pluralism
  • Secularism and Religion in Multi-faith Societies. The Case of India.
    Sen, Ragini, Wolfgang Wagner, and Caroline Howarth (2014)
    Dordrecht: Springer.

    Based on open-ended interviews from a purpose sample of Hindu & Muslim young adult Indians. Secularism was understood as peaceful pluralism &, by the authors, as a form of social capital.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Hindu, India; India; Islam, India; Young adults; Minority; Conflict; Secularism; Social capital; Politics, India
  • Singular pluralities: A critical review on religious pluralism.
    Lamine, Anne-Sophie (2013)
    Religion and Society 4:1:150-166.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism
  • Assertive Religion: Religious Intolerance in a Multicultural World.
    DeKadt, Emanuel J. (2013)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Tolerance
  • Pluralism and Implicit Religion.
    Bailey, Edward I. (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 161-174.

    Illustrative interview excerpts showing pluralism as a dimension of implicit religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Implicit religion
  • Religiöse Diversität und Sozialintegration im internationale Vergleich.
    Traunmüller, Richard (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 66, 1 Suppl., 437-465.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Integration (societal); Pluralism
  • Religious diversity in prisons: Chaplaincy and contention.
    Beckford, James A. (2013)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 42:2:1-16.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Conflict; Penology; Pluralism
  • Discourses on Religious Diversity. Explorations in an Urban Ecology.
    Stringer, Martin D. (2013)

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Feast; Pluralism; Urban; Clothing
  • Diversity, Integration, and Social Ties: Attraction versus Repulsion as Drivers of Intra- and Intergroup Relations.
    Skvoretz, John (2013)
    American Journal of Sociology 119:2: 486-517.

    The relevant section of the study includes religious identity in European nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Communality; Pluralism; Europe; Cohabitation; Dating; Diversity
  • Von Multiple Modernities zu Multiple Secularities: kulturelle Diversität, Säkularismus und Toleranz als Leitidee in Indien.
    Burchardt, Marian, and Monika Wohlrab-Sahr (2013)
    Österreichische Zeitschrift für Soziologie 38:4: 355-374.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; India; Modernity; Pluralism; Secularism; Tolerance
  • From internal to external pluralism: The Anglican metamorphosis.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 149-159.

    Traces patterns of pluralism within and among the Episcopal Church & other Anglican bodies in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Episcopal; Historical; Pluralism; Anglican Church in North America
  • 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
  • The field of religions in Norwegian pluralist society.
    Reeh, Niels (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 175-192.

    Conceptualize organized non-belief as meso-level counters to organized religion. The Norwegian state recognizes life stance organizations. Similarly religions establish their identities in counter-stances toward other religions.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Norway; Spirituality; Levels of inclusiveness; Atheist, Norway; Humanist, Norway
  • Negotiating religious differences: The strategies of interfaith chaplains in healthcare.
    Cadge, Wendy, and Emily Sigalow (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:1: 146-158.

    Case study of a large U.S.A. hospital, using interviews & participant observation.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain; Pluralism; Participant observation; Medical; Case study
  • Religious pluralism and the 2008 Obama vote.
    Blasi, Anthony J., Barbara Kilbourne, and Oscar Miller. (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 95-105.

    Analyzes ecological data from cities in the southeast U.S.A.; the number of different denominations & traditions in cities predicted the % vote for Barak Obama, net of controls for education, % African American, population size.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Politics, U.S.A.; United States, South
  • Between evangelism and multiculturalism: The dynamics of Protestant Christianity in Indonesia.
    Hoon, Chang-Yau (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 457-470.

    Overview of religion in Indonesia, with a focus on liberal vs. Evangelical Protestantism. Shows the limited acceptance of diversity by the Muslim majority & by the Evangelicals.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Indonesia; Pentecostal, Indonesia; Tolerance; Indonesia; Christian, Indonesia; Diversity; Pluralism; Protestant, Indonesia
  • New landscapes of religious diversity in Mexico.
    De la Torre, Renée, and Christina Gutiérrez Zúñiga (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 125-148.

    Reports 2000 & '10 census data. Considers variables that are associated with conversion to minority religions.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Stratification; Age; Mexico; Urbanization; Migration; Membership; Marginality; Gender; Ethnic; Ecology; Conversion
  • Achilles and the tortoise. A society monoplized by Catholicism faced with an unexpected religious pluralism.
    Pace, Enzo (2013)
    Social Compass 60:3: 315-331.

    Descriptive data & maps of other-than-Catholic places of worship, Catholic Charismatic Renewal centers, & Catholic ministries to immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy; Assemblies of God, Italy; Catholic, Italy; Islam, Italy; Italy; Jehovah´s Witness, Italy; Migrant; Orthodox, eastern, Italy; Pluralism; Sikh, Italy
  • Frontières ethniques, citoyenneté et écoles religieuses "séparées": une cartographie des enjeux théoriques.
    Tremblay, Stéphanie (2012)
    Social Compass 59:1: 69-83.

    Reviews the literature on religions serving as ethnicities & separate schools, resisting social integration & furthering it by establishing the acceptance of pluralism.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Ethnic; Education; Pluralism
  • Religious diversity and pluralism: Empirical data and theoretical reflections from the Danish Puralism Project.
    Ahlin, Lars, Jørn Borup, Marianne Qvortrup Fibiger, Lene Kühle, Viggo Mortensen, and René Dybdal Pedersen (2012)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 27: 403-418.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Pluralism; Denmark
  • Konzepte zur Messung religiöser Pluralität.
    Wolf, Christof (2012)
    In Detlef Pollack, Ingrid Tucci, and Hans-Georg Ziebertz (eds.) Religiöser Pluralismus im Fokus quantitativer Religionsforschung. Wiesbaden: Springer VS, pp. 17-37.

    Associated Search Terms: Methods; Measurement; Pluralism
  • Christianity: Loss of monopoly.
    Guest, Matthew, Elizabeth Olson, and John Wolffe (2012)
    In Linda Woodhead and Rebecca Catto (eds.) Religion and Change in Mdoern Britain. London: Routledge, pp. 57-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Great Britain
  • Pentecostalismo e secularização: Da rigidez doutrinária ao pluralism religioso.
    Ferreira, Ismael de Vasconcelos (2012)
    Horizonte 10:28: 1458-1472.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Pentecostal; Change; Secularization
  • Butinagem religiosa: a importância da metáfora para pensar o religioso.
    Soares, Edio, Yvan Droz, and Yonatan Gez (2012)
    In Ari Pedro Oro (ed.) A religião no espaço publico. São Leopoldo: Editora Oikos.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Syncretism; Pluralism; Butinage
  • Religious Diversity in Mexico: Socioeconomic Attainment and Family Structure.
    Heaton, Tim B., David Knowlton, and Lynn England (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:3: 311-330.

    Based on 2010 Mexican census data. Religious minorities in Mexico have more normative family structures & are better off socio-economically than Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Stratification; Pluralism; Mexico; Minority
  • Religious pluralism and organizational diversity: An empirical test in the city of Zwolle, the Netherlands, 1851-1914.
    Boone, Christophe, Aleid Brouwer, Jan Jacobs, Arjen van Witteloostuijn, and Matthijs de Zwaan. (2012)
    Socology of Religion 73:2: 150-173.

    Notes a correlation of organizational diversity & religious diversity in Zwolle.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Urban; Netherlands, Zwolle; Economic
  • Public policies, interfaith associations and religious minorities: A new policy paradigm? Evidence from the case of Barcelona.
    Griera, Mar (2012)
    Social Compass 59:4: 570-587.

    Based on 2008-10 field work in Barcelona. A prior secularization policy paradigm, predicting the disappearance of religion, was replaced by a pluralist one as immigrant & other new religions occasioned public decisions..

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Pluralism; Change; Spain, Barcelona
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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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