Best Practices
Paper Series
Resources

Sociology of Religion Searchable Bibliographic Database
Research Hub > Other Resources

Search thousands of sociological books, journal articles, theses and dissertations by subject, author, title or publication information. To begin, enter search term(s) below and click Go! Title links in search results lead to item in Amazon.com.

You can also browse citations by subject by clicking on the "Browse Terms" tabs.



Citations
  • Ultra-baroque Catholicism: Multiplied images and decentered religious symbols.
    De la Torre, Renée (2016)
    Social Compass 63:2: 181-196.

    The mass production of baroque Catholic symbols in Mexico deinstitutionalizes the symbols & helps imagery prevail over textual discourse. Examples: Our Lady of Guadalupe, dressing the Christ child, non-church saints, & such internet phenomena as the 2012 Mayan apocalypse.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Syncretism; Popular religion; Mexico, Jalisco, Guadalajara; Magic; Internet; Art; Symbol
  • Culto y festividad a San Luis Rey en la colonia El Ajusco: un testimonio de religiosidad popular en la Ciudad de México
    González Pérez, Damián (2014)
    Relaciones 35/139: 233-254.

    Associated Search Terms: Feast; Mexico, Mexico City; Popular Catholicism; Popular religion; Saints
  • À l’épreuve des certitudes: récits d’une sanctification locale (Ceará, Brésil).
    Clerc-Renaud, Agnès (2014)
    Social Compass 61:4:524-536.

    Narratives about experiences related to a local saint in Ceará State include miracles, which by their very nature combine socially certitude & doubt.

    Associated Search Terms: Narrative; Popular Catholicism; Saints; Doubt; Brazil, Ceará
  • Devotees, a new ordeal and a sense of belonging: Ethnography and nethnography of Saint Agatha.
    DiGiovanni, Elisabetta (2012)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Enzo Pace (eds.) Mapping Religion and Spirituality in a Postsecular World. Religion and the Social Order 22. Leiden: Brill, pp. 167-180.

    Account of the behavior of young people on the feast of St. Agatha in Catania, which included tests of endurance. Notes what participants who posted videos of the feast focused on.

    Associated Search Terms: Experience; Feast; Internet; Italy, Catania; Participant observation; Popular Catholicism; Visual; Popular religion
  • Maria of the Oak: Society and the Problem of Divine Intervention.
    Lee, Daniel B. (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:3: 213-231.

    Observation of pilgrims & of prayers & testimonies left at the Mary of the Oak shrine in Bavaria.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Prayer; Pilgrimage; Marian; Germany; Catholic, Germany; Shrine
  • How Our Lady of Guadalupe became Lutheran: Latin American Migration and Religious Change.
    Freier, Luisa Feline (2009)
    Migraciones Internacionales 5:2: 153-190.

    Latino migrants joining a Lutheran church in Madison, Wisconsin, brought the popular Catholic cult into their new church.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Evangelical Lutheran Church in America; Migrant; United States, Wisconsin, Madison; Marian; Popular Catholicism; Latino Americans
  • Pour une perspective concentrique du catholicisme brésilien.
    Reesink, Misia Lins (2007)
    Social Compass 54:2: 313-331.

    Based on ethnographic field work in Recife. Rather than a dichotomy between official & popular Catholicism, proposes a plural/positional map of Catholicisms.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil, Pernambuco, Recife; Popular religion; Catholic, Brazil; Popular Catholicism
  • Jubilee 2000: A Computer-Assisted Analysis of the Religion of Jubilee People.
    Cipriani, Roberto (2006)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) On the Road to Being There. Studies in Pilgrimage and Tourism in Late Modernity. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, pp. 219-253.

    Based on 96 in-depth interviews during the Jubilee 2000 in Rome; there was little reltionship betweenofficial meanings & respondents' meanings of the Jubillee experience.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Popular Catholicism; Pilgrimage; Italy, Rome; Catholic; Feast
  • Converted Women Redefining their Family Roles in Mexico.
    Fortuny Loret de Mola, Patricia (2000)
    In Sharon K. Houseknecht and Jerry G. Pankhurst (eds.) Family, Religion, and Social Change in Diverse Societies. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 363-380.

    The asceticism of Pentecostalism, Mormonism, & Jehovah's Witness in Mexico draws converts because it leads to family well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: Asceticism; Catholic, Mexico; Mexico; Pentecostal, Mexico; Mormon, Mexico; Jehovah´s Witness, Mexico; Family; Conversion; Women; Popular Catholicism
  • The Magic of the South: Popular Religion and Elite Catholicism in Italian Ethnology.
    Saunders, George R. (1998)
    In Jane Schneider (ed.) Italy's "Southern Question": Orientalism in One Country. Oxford: Berg, pp. 177-202.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Catholic, Italy; Orientalism; Italy, South
  • Contradiction and Conflict: The Popular Church in Nicaragua.
    Sabia, Debra (1997)
    Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Catholic, Nicaragua; Nicaragua
  • The struggle for the Church: Popular anticlericalism and religiosity in post-Franco Spain.
    Behar, Ruth (1990)
    In Ellen Badone (ed.) Religious Orthodoxy and Popular Faith in European Society. Princeton; Princeton University Press, pp. 76-112.

    Associated Search Terms: Anticlericalism; Spain; Popular religion; Popular Catholicism; Catholic, Spain
  • Martyrs and virgins: Popular religion in Mexico and Nicaragua.
    Higins, Michael James (1990)
    In Lynn Stephen and James Dow (eds.) Class, Politics, and Popular Religion in Mexico and Central America. Washington: Society for Latin American Anthropology, pp. 187-204.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Mexico; Saints; Popular religion; Popular Catholicism; Nicaragua; Catholic, Nicaragua; Mexico
  • Popular Devotion to the Virgin: The Marian Phenomena at Melleray, Republic of Ireland.
    Zimdars-Swartz, Sandra L. (1989)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 67: 125-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Marian; Ireland, Melleray; Catholic, Ireland
  • Os homens de Deus: um estudo do santos e das festas no catolicismo popular.
    Zaluar, Alba (1983)
    Rio de Janeiro: Zahar.

    February 1974 Master's dissertation in the Museu Nacional.

    Associated Search Terms: Feast; Popular Catholicism; Catholic, Brazil; Saints
  • Os Cavaleiros do Bom Jesus: uma introdução às religiões populares. São Paulo: Brasiliense.
    Fernandes, Rubem César (1982)

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Brazil; Brotherhood; Brazil; Popular Catholicism; Popular religion
  • The priest and the fishermen: Sundays and weekdays in a former theocracy.
    Jorion, Paul (1982)
    Man 17:2: 275-286.

    Based on fieldwork on the island of Houat. Pre-Christian elements concerning death & the dead come to the fore in times of danger, which occur often in the everyday lives of fishermen.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, France; Death; France, Houat; Popular Catholicism
  • O Catolicismo popular no Brasil.
    Azzi, Riolando (1978)
    Petrópolis: Vozes.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism; Popular religion; Catholic, Brazil; Brazil
  • Catolicismo popular e autoridade eclesiastica na evolução historica do Brasil.
    Azzi, Riolando (1977)
    Religião e Sociedade 1: 125-149.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Catholic, Brazil; Authority; Historical; Popular Catholicism
  • Sobre a lógica do catolicismo popular.
    Zaluar, Alba (1973)
    Dados 11: 173-193.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular Catholicism
[Viewing Matches 1-20]  (of 20 total matches in Citations)

Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

The ARDA is not responsible for content or typographical errors.

Bookmark and Share