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  • Politicizing Islam. The Islamic Revival in France and India.
    Parvez, Z. Fareen (2017)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Privatization; France, Lyons; India, Hyderabad; Islam, France; Islam, India; Laïcité; Minority; Participant observation; Politics, India
  • 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
  • India: The Politics of (Re)Conversion to Hinduism of Christian Aboriginals.
    Jaffrelot, Christophe (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 197-215.

    Historical overview of the post-independence political reaction against "non-Indian" religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; Conversion; Historical; Nationalism; Politics, India; India
  • Temple and dam, fez and hat: The secular roots of religious politics in Turkey and India.
    Roy, Sruripa (2010)
    Commonwealth and Comparative Politics 48:2: 148-172.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; India; Politics, India; Politics, Turkey; Turkey
  • Religious Politics and Secular States: Egypt, India and the United States.
    Hibbard, Scott W. (2010)
    Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Egypt; United States; State; Politics, India; India; Egypt; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Citizen Versus People: The Politics of Majoritarianism and Marginalization in Democratic India.
    Gupta, Dipankar (2007)
    Sociology of Religion 68:1: 27-44.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Politics, India; India
  • Frau, Gemeinschaft und Nation: eine historische Entwicklungslinie hinduistischer Identitätspolitik.
    Sarkar, Tanika (2004)
    Soziale Welt 55:15: 231-247.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Politics, India; Identity; India; Hindu, India
  • Spectral Secularism: Religion, Politics and Democracy in India.
    Assayag, Jackie (2003)
    Archives européennes de sociologie 44:3: 325-357.

    While the Indian state is secular, the democratic rule by the Hindu majority makes religious majority/minority relations an important political issue.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, India; India
  • Religion and Politics in India. The Emergence of Hindu Nationalism and the Bharatiya Janata Party.
    Sahu, Sunil K. (2002)
    In Ted Gerard Jelen and Clyde Wilcox (eds.) Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective. New York: Cambridge University Preess, pp. 243-265.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Islam, India; Hindu, India; India; Sikh, India; Politics, India
  • Crossing the Gods: World Religions and Worldly Politics.
    Demerath, Nicholas J., III (2001)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia; Israel; Egypt; China; Turkey; Pakistan; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Japan; Poland; Sweden; State; Comparative; Politics; Guatemala; Violence; Brazil; India; Thailand
  • The Political Status of Christians in North-west India and their Expectations of the Government.
    Dogar, Vidya Sagar J. (1998)
    Religion and Society 45:4: 99-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian, India; India; Politics, India
  • Religione e politica in India.
    Madan, T.N. (1998)
    In Fondazione Agnelli, L'India contemporanea. Torino: Fondzione Agnelli, pp. 49-66.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Politics, India
  • Protestant Buddhism and Social Identification in Ladakh.
    Bertelsen, Kristoff Brix (1997)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 99: 129-151.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Ladakh; Buddhist, India; Identity; Politics, India
  • Modern Myths, Locked Minds: Secularism and Fundamentalism in India.
    Madan, T.N. (1997)
    New Delhi: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalism; Hindu, India; India; Islam, India; Politics, India; Secularization; Sikh, India
  • Religious Nationalism and Democratic Polity: The Indian Case.
    Oommen, T.K. (1994)
    Sociology of Religion 55:4: 455-472.

    Sees democracy & religious nationalism as incompatible; uses illustrations especially from India.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Democracy; Politics, India; Theocracy
  • Caste and Development: Sree Narayana Guru Swamikal and the Renaissance of the Ezhuva Jaati in Kerala, India.
    Mangalam, J.J. (1992)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) Twentieth-Century World Religious Movements in Neo-Weberian Perspective. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 93-103.

    Focuses on Sree Narayana Guru Swamikal's movement against caste in Kerala.

    Associated Search Terms: Caste; India, Kerala; Hindu, India; Politics, India
  • Secularisation and the Sikh Religious Tradition.
    Madan, T.N. (1986)
    Social Compass 33:2/3: 257-273.

    Sikhism emerged in a secularization process that involved a reaction against any withdrawal from the world, including a withdrawal from politics. The stance has come to conflict with a more modern kind of secularization that separates faith & politics.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Politics, India; Secularization; Sikh, India
  • The Politicization of the Ganapati Festival.
    Michael, Sebastian Maria (1984)
    In Mahipal Bhuriya and S.M. Michael (eds.) Anthropology as a Historical Science. Essays in Honor of Stephen Fuchs. Indore: Sat Prakashan. [Also in Social Compass 33:2/3 (1986): 185-197]

    Describes a late 19th century stratagem to unify Hindus in the face of Moslems.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, India; Feast; Hindu, India; India; Conflict
  • Patterns of Minority Identiy: A Lucknow Study.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, India; Christian, India; Identity; India, Lucknow; Minority; Politics, India
  • Buddhism and Politics in South East India. Part I. Part II.
    Houtart, François (1976)
    Social Scientist 5:3: 3-22; 5:4: 30-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, India; India; Buddhist, India
  • The Muslim Electorate and Election Alternatives in Uttar Pradesh.
    Ahmad, Imtiaz (1974)
    Religion and Society 21:2: 55-77.

    Study of the 1974 state election.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh State; Islam, India; Politics, India
  • The Politics of Untouchability in Uttar Pradesh.
    Juyal, B.N. (1974)
    Religion and Society 21:3: 62-81.

    Associated Search Terms: India, Uttar Pradesh State; Politics, India; Caste; Hindu, India
  • Piety and Politics in Indian Islam.
    Krishna, Gopal (1972)
    Contributions to Indian Sociology 6: 142-171.

    Historical sociological overview.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Islam, India; India; Politics, India
  • Politics and Religion: A Study of Historical Interactions between Socio-political Relationships in a Mysore Village.
    Parvatharnma, C. (1971)
    Delhi: Sterling Publishers.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, India; Community study; Hindu, Lingayat; India, Mysore; Historical
  • National Integration and Religion.
    Desai, A.R. (1963)
    Sociological Bulletin 12:1: 53-65. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp. 54-67]

    Criticizes the Indian government's policy of strengthening religion to further national integration; notes the disintegrative consequences of religions in a religiously factional & stratified society.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; India; Politics, India; Integration (national)
  • A Study of Student Attitudes Toward Religion, the Spiritual and the Supernatural.
    Adinarayan, S.P., and M. Rajamanickam (1962)
    Journal of Social Psychology 57: 105-111.

    Student survey at Annamalai U.; major, SES, rurality, & politics correlated with religiosity; practice was more important than clergy, future life, or spirits.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; India, Madras State; Practice; Urban/rural; Politics, India; Students, undergraduate
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