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  • Face à l’affaissement du scenario politique: Parcours de redéfinition du catholicisme en Italie.
    Abbruzzese, Salvatore (2017)
    Social Compass 64:2: 151-166.

    Traces the changes in Italian secularization--from religion vs. modernity, to compromise, to religion in modernity.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Change; Italy; Moral; Politics, Italy; Secularization
  • Religion et politique, un aller-retour entre appartenance et croyance. Gauche radicale et un groupe de "femmes monastiques" en Italie.
    Giorda, Maria Chiara (2017)
    Social Compass 64:4: 546-562.

    Studies a group of Women in Turin from middle class Catholic families who became extreme-left activists in the 1960s & '70s, but are now residents carrying out services for a male Catholic monastery.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, Turin; Women; Politics, Italy; Catholic, Italy; Activists
  • Gare à l’écart! De l’importance du genre dans la religion, la spiritualité et la laïcité en Italie.
    Palmisano, Stefania, and Simone Martino (2017)
    Social Compass 64:4: 563-681.

    Examines Italian women's participation in the decline of religion in Italy, with their rejection of the Catholic Church's political stands on moral issues.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Italy; Secularization; Abortion; Divorce; Gender; Women; Politics, Italy; Catholic, Italy
  • Catholiques, politique et culture. le cas italien.
    Garelli, Franco (2013)
    Social Compass 60:3: 332-347.

    Historical account of the political efforts of the Catholic Church in Italy after the end of the rule by the Christian Democrats.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Politics, Italy; Historical; Italy
  • The parabola del voto cattolico. Dall'unità alla diaspora.
    Diamanti, Ilvo, and Luigi Ceccarini (2011)
    Bari: Laterza

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy; Catholic, Italy
  • Religion and Politics: The Italian Case.
    Garelli, Franco (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 216-244.

    Historical overview of post World War II Italian politics & the role of religion in it, with analyses of 2007 survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Muslim women, fragmented secularism and the construction of interconnected "publics" in Italy
    Salih, Ruba (2009)
    Social Anthropology 17:4: 409-423.

    Muslim women are noted favoring the secular nature of the Italian state; in contrast, it is the Catholic Church that is trying to position itself at the center of politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Politics, Italy; Islam, Italy; Italy
  • Meno siamo, meglio stiamo? Il referendum sulla fecondazione assista e il peso del fattore religioso.
    Diotallevi, Luca (2007)
    Polis 3: 489-518.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy; Moral
  • Transnational Politics and Settlement Practices in Rome.
    Solari, Cinzia (2006)
    American Behavioral Scientist 49:11: 1528-1553.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Italy, Rome; Russian Orthodox, Italy; Ukrainian Catholic, Italy; Comparative; Migrant; Politics
  • Why are Mosques a Problem? Local Politics and Fear of Islam in Northern Italy.
    Saint-Blancat, Chantal, and Ottavia Schmidt di Friedberg (2005)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 31:6: 1083-1104.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Italy; Islam, Italy
  • From dominance to doom? Christian democracy in Italy.
    Leonardi, Robert, and Paolo Alberti (2004)
    In Steven van Hecke and Emmanuel Gerard (eds.) Christian Democratic Parties in Europe since the End of the Cold War. Leuven: Leuven University Press, pp. 105-131.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy
  • Religione e morale. Un carico di pesa variabile.
    Cappello, Fanny Stefania (2000)
    Bologna: Clueb.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Secularization; Moral; Gender; Teachers; Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Religiosità e territorio nel voto alla Democrazia Cristiana dal 1948 al 1992.
    Segatti, Paolo (1999)
    Polis 1999:1: 44-58.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Religious Cosmologies, Individualism and Politics in Italy.
    Davis, Nancy J., and Robert V. Robinson (1999)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 38:3: 339-353.

    Analyzes 1990 survey data from Italians; theological individualists were culturally to the left of the orthodox but economically to the right.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Abortion; Moral; Individualism; Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Forza della religione e debolezza della fede.
    Garelli, Franco (1996)
    Bologna: Il Mulino.

    Finds in Italy respect for religion strong but individual religiosity weak; reports 1994 questionnaire data from Italian adults.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy; Voluntarism
  • La Religiosità in Italia.
    Cesareo, Vincenzo, Roberto Cipriani, Franco Garelli, Clemente Lanzetti, and Giancarlo Rovati (1995)
    Milano: Mondadori.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Belief; Politics, Italy; Practice; Italy; Membership
  • La Religiosità in Sicilia.
    Canta, Carmelina Chiara (1995)
    Caltanissetta: Sciascia.

    Analyzes 1994 interview data from Sicily; shows percentages of types of adherent & public opinion on various topics.

    Associated Search Terms: Magic; Belief; Italy, Sicily; Politics, Italy; Dimensions of religiosity; Practice; Values; Education; Age; Factor analysis; Membership
  • The Impact of Religious Identification on Political Attitudes: An International Comparison.
    Hayes, Bernadette C. (1995)
    Sociology of Religion 56:2: 177-194.

    Analyzes 1991 survey data from 8 nations; assesses effects of non-affiliation on attitudes toward abortion, working women, capital punishment, & religion in politics.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Abortion; Capital punishment; Women; Italy; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Germany, East; Germany, West; Netherlands; Norway; Great Britain; Comparative; Politics; Disaffiliation; Atheist
  • Tra lege e nazionalisti: "Religione civile" e nuovi simoli politici.
    Introvigne, Massimo (1992)
    Milano: Effedieffe.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy; Civil religion
  • Religione e Chiesa in Italia.
    Garelli, Franco (1991)
    Bologna: Il Mulino.

    Analyzes 1985 & '87 national surveys, '81 European Values Study, & '86 youth survey data; includes statistics on the Catholic Church & its works in regions of Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Urban; Age; Sex; Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Comportamento elettorale cattolico in età post-unitaria. Ricerche sul "non expedit" e sulla sua prassi toscana.
    Nesti, Arnaldo (1990)
    Religioni e società 5:10: 7-26.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy, Tuscany
  • The Catholic-Communist Dialogue in Italy: 1944 to the Present.
    Mulazzi Giammanco, Rosanna (1989)
    New York: Praeger.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Secolarizzazione, voto cattolico e voto democristiano.
    Cartocci, Roberto (1989)
    Rassegna italiani di sociologia 30:1: 69-102.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Secularization; Politics, Italy
  • Political religion and religious politics in an Alpine Italian village.
    Saunders, George R. (1988)
    In George R. Saunders (ed.) Culture and Christianity: The Dialectics of Transformation. Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood, pp. 159-178.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Italy; Political religion; Politics, Italy
  • Le catholicisme italien à l'époque de l'unité: apocalypse et compromis.
    Prandi, Carlo (1984)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 58:1: 67-83.

    Traces the rhetoric of La civiltà cattolica, Pope Pius IX, & Don Bosco, from references to impending catastrophe to a more moderate stance at the end of the 19th century.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy; Apocalyptic
  • Religione e politica. Il caso italiano: La religione diffusa./Religion and politics. The Italian case: Diffused religion.
    Cipriani, Roberto (1983)
    Studi di sociologia 21:3: 245-271./Archives de sciences sociales des religions 58:1 (1984): 29-51.

    Associated Search Terms: Diffused religion; Politics, Italy; Italy
  • Saint cults and political alignments in southern Italy.
    DiTota, Mia (1981)
    Dialectical Anthropology 5: 317-329.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Italy; Italy, South; Saints; Politics, Italy
  • Partiti e atteggiamenti di Massa in Spagna e in Italia.
    Sani, Giacomo (1981)
    Revista italiana di scienza politica 2: 235-279.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Spain; Spain; Italy; Politics, Italy; Catholic, Spain; Practice
  • Comrades and Christians. Religion and Political Struggle in Communist Italy.
    Kertzer, David I. (1980)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Based on participant observation in a community.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Marxism; Participant observation; Italy; Community study
  • Comunismo e cattolicesimo in una parrocchia di campagna. Vent-anni dopo (1959-1979).
    Faenza, Liliano (1979)
    Bologna: Cappelli.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, Rimini; Parish; Politics, Italy; Communism
  • Simbolismo, Politica e Religione.
    Cipriani, Roberto (1979)
    Sociologia. Rivista di scienze sociale 13:1: 25-50.

    Explores whether a Red Christ figure bore a socialist meaning.

    Associated Search Terms: Symbol; Socialism; Politics, Italy; Art; Italy
  • Religione e società in Italia: alla ricerca di un'ipotesi esplicativa e di una tipologia descrittiva.
    Capraro, Giuseppe (1979)
    Studi di sociologia 17;1: 81-94.

    Reviews functionalist, Marxian, & Weberian theory; develops a typology of Italian Catholicism (intransigent vs. liberal) on the basis of cultural, social, & political variables.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Weber, Max; Functionalism; Italy; Marxian
  • Charismatics and the Political Presence of Catholics.
    Pace, Enzo (1978)
    Social Compass 25:1: 85-99.

    Study of the charismatic movement in the Veneto region; the movement affirms a sharp division between the public or political & the private, thereby maintaining a continuity with traditional Catholicism & departing from recent political activism.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, Veneto; Politics, Italy; Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy; Privatization
  • Catholicisme, démocratie et socialisme: le mouvement catholique et Mgr. Begnini de la naissance du socialisme à la victoire du fascisme.
    Poulat, Émile (1977)
    Tournai: Casterman.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy; Historical
  • Éléments pour une étude des mutations dans les comportements électoraux en Italie.
    Carbonaro, Antonio (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 263-272.

    Review of major elections, 1946-75, including referenda on divorce; there are some comments on the role of religious movements.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Divorce; Politics, Italy
  • Religione e politica: il caso italiano.
    Carbonaro, Antonio, et al. (1976)
    Roma: Coines Edizioni.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy
  • Some Reflections on the idea of Dynastic Capitalism.
    Ferrarotti, Franco (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 107-119.

    Discusses dilemmas created by unequal economic development in Italy in the late 1950s.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Economic; Politics, Italy
  • Reflections on the Relationship between the Church and the Christian Democratic Party in Italy.
    Macioti, Maria Immacolata (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 121-140.

    Traces the alliance between the Christian Democratic Party & the Catholic elites, which began to break up in the 1960s.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy
  • The Italian Communist Party and the Catholic World.
    Ricamboni, Giancarlo (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 141-169.

    Describes the historic compromise in Italy whereby the coexistence of Catholicism & a Communist Party defies simplistic categories.

    Associated Search Terms: Marxism; Italy; Politics, Italy
  • The "Rural Civilization" Structure of an "Ideoogy for Consent."
    Guizzardi, Gustavo (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 197-220.

    Discusses the role of the Catholic Church in forming a hegemonic political consensus in rural Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Hegemony; Politics, Italy; Rural
  • La religiosità giovanile italiana tra conformismo e contestazione.
    Burgalassi, silvano (1976)
    Studi di sociologia 14:1: 28-53.

    analyzes 1966-74 interview data from Italian adolescents & youth (aged 14-27); focuses on rates of conformance to officially approved religion, indifference, & dissent, with variations by sex, age, region of Italy, political preferences, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy; Politics, Italy; Adolescents; Youth
  • Religious Identity and Political Commitment in the "Christians for Socialism" Movement in Italy.
    Milanesi, Giancarlo (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 241-257.

    Elaborates the tentative nature of the relationship between Catholicism & the labor movement in Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Christians for Socialism; Italy; Labor; Politics, Italy
  • La religiosité populaire en Italie: Deux recherches sur la magie et la politique dans le sud du pays.
    Cipriani, Roberto (1976)
    Social Compass 23:2/3: 221-231.

    1972-73 participant observation, interview, & life history study in southern Italy; shows not only magical religiosity but emerging leftist activism.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Popular religion; Politics, Italy; Magic; Italy, South
  • Analisi del referendum sul divorzio.
    Marradi, Alberto (1974)
    Rivista italiana di scienza politica 4:3: 589-644.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Divorce; Italy
  • Cattolici e Comunisti.
    Bedeschi, Lorenzo (1974)
    Milano: Feltrinelli.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialism; Politics, Italy; Italy
  • Italy: Religion and Class in Electoral Behavior.
    Barnes, Samuel H. (1974)
    In Richard Rose (ed.), Electoral Behavior: A Comparative Handbook. New York: Free Press, pp. 171-225.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy; Stratification
  • Référendum sur le divorce en Italie.
    Portelli, Hugues (1974)
    Projet 87: 847-853.

    Associated Search Terms: Divorce; Politics, Italy; Marriage; Italy
  • Parish Priests, Political Power and Decision-Making: An Italian Case.
    Evans, Robert H. (1974)
    American Behavioral Scientist 17:6: 813-826.

    Case study of a village in southwest Padua, where the archpriest is both a religious & a political-patronage figure.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Italy, Padua; Politics, Italy
  • Atteggiamenti del laicato nella chiesa locale umbra.
    Segatori, Roberto (1972)
    Rivista di sociologia 24: 141-194.

    Analyzes interview & questionnaire data from Catholics in Umbria; focuses on issues in belief & practice after Vatican II. Shows dissensus on politics & church change, but agreement on the more important religious values.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy, Umbria; Values
  • Socialisti e cattolici in Italia dalla società allo stato.
    Sivini, Giordano (1971)
    In Giordano Sivini (ed.) Sociologia dei Partiti Politici. Bologna: Il Mulino, pp. 71-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Italy; Italy
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