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  • Religion and civil society in italy and in other Latin countries.
    Garelli, Franco (2013)
    In Joep de Hart, Paul Dekker, and Loek Halman (eds.) Religion and Civil Society in Europe. Dordrecht: Springer, pp. 125-145.

    Catholicism in Italy has a public presence on selected issues, finding agreement even among inactive adherents. makes comparisons with other Latin southern European nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Italy; Civil society; Catholic, Italy
  • Religion and Civil Society: Theoretical Reflections.
    Herbert, David (2013)
    In Joep de Hart, Paul Dekker, and Loek Halman (eds.) Religion and Civil Society in Europe. Dordrecht: Springer, pp. 13-45.

    Reviews rational choice, secularization, and public (civil society) religion theories. Opts for a "functionalization" approach, where religions help overcome shortcomings in the functioning of other institutions or even resist the other institutions.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil society; Secularization; Functionalization; Rational choice theory; Public religion; Islam; Mediatization
  • The place of religion in public life: School ethos as a lens on society.
    Hemming, Peter J. (2011)
    Sociology 45:6: 1061-1077.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Great Britain; Education
  • Privatization or Deprivatization: British Attitudes about the Public Presence of Religion.
    Glendinning, Tony, and Steve Bruce (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:3: 503-516.

    Analyzes 1998 & 2008 British survey data. No change in opposition to or acceptance of the public presence of religion occurred. The non-religious majority wants religion privatized.

    Associated Search Terms: Privatism; Public religion; Privatization; Great Britain
  • Religion dans l’espace public et regulation politique: le parcours de la notion de laïcité dans le discours étatique québécois.
    Mancilla, Alma (2011)
    Recherches sociographiques 52:3: 789-810.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; State; Regulation; Laïcité; Canada, Quebec
  • The Return of Public Religion? A Critical Assessment of a Popular Claim.
    Beckford, James A. (2010)
    Nordic Journal of Religion and Society 23:2: 121-136.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacralization; Public religion
  • A Christian Cancellation of the Secularist Truce? Waning Christian Religiosity and Waxing Religious Deprivatization in the West.
    Achterberg, Peter, Dick Houtman, Stef Aupers, Willem de Koster, Peter Mascini, and Jeroen van der Waal (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:4: 687-701.

    1998 survey data from 18 western nations & 1970-96 Dutch survey data show the number of Christians inversely related to their support for public religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Privatization; Netherlands; Public religion; Secularization
  • Le retour du religieux dans la sphère publique. Vers une laïcité de reconnaissance et de dialogue.
    Willaime, Jean-Paul (2008)
    Lyon: Éd. Olivétan.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Laïcité
  • Les représentations sociales concernant la pluralisation religieuse en Suisse.
    Becci, Irene, and Claude Bovay (2007)
    Social Compass 54:2: 145-159.

    Reviews census data on Swiss religion. Analyzes 1999 survey data; casts doubt on the privatization thesis.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Tolerance; State; Switzerland; New religions; Pluralism; Privatization
  • Attitudes et pratiques religieuses: la permèabilité du religieux privé et public.
    Becci, Irene, and Claude Bovay (2004)
    In E. Zimmerman and R. Tillman (eds.) Vivre en Suisse 1999-2000. Une année dans la vie des ménages et familles en Suisse. Neuchâtel: Peter Lang, pp. 207-235.

    Associated Search Terms: Privatism; Public religion; Switzerland
  • Religion and Civil Society: Rethinking Public Religion in the Contemporary World.
    Herbert, David (2004)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Egypt; Public religion; Great Britain; Islam, Egypt; Bosnia; Poland; Catholic, Poland
  • Contentious Public Religion: Two Conceptions of Islam in Revolutionary Iran. Ali Shariàti and Abdolkarim Soroush.
    Ghamari-Tabrizi, Behrooz (2004)
    International Sociology 19:4: 504-523.

    Argues that political Islam contradicts the secularization, privatization, & market models of modern religion. Reviews the thought of Ali Shariàti & Abdolkarim Soroush.

    Associated Search Terms: Shi'ite, Iran; Public religion; Secularization; Market model; Privatization; Islam; Differentiation; Iran
  • Public Religion and New Religions.
    Richardson, James T. (1999)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. and James K. Wellman, Jr. (eds.) The Power of Religious Publics. Staking Claims in American Society. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 153-167.

    New religions have much in common with traditional ones in terms of their public role.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; New religions
  • The Public and the Pubic: Is Nothing Private Anymore?
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1999)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. and James K. Wellman, Jr. (eds.) The Power of Religious Publics. Staking Claims in American Society. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 187-199.

    Associated Search Terms: Privatization; Public religion
  • Religion out of the Closet: Public Religion and Homosexuality.
    Wellman, James K., Jr. (1999)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr., and James K. Wellman, Jr. (eds.) The Power of Religious Publics. Staking Claims in American Society. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 131-151.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Homosexuality
  • Public Religion and Hegemony: Contesting the Language of the Common Good.
    Williams, Rhys H. (1999)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr., and James K. Wellman, Jr. (eds.) The Power of Religious Publics. Staking Claims in American Society. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 169-186.

    Associated Search Terms: Hegemony; Public religion
  • Can Religion be Religious in Public?
    Hammond, Phillip E. (1999)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. and James K. Wellman, Jr. (eds.), The Power of Religious Publics. Staking Claims in American Society. Westport, Connecticut: praeger, pp. 19-31.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Public religion; State
  • Public Religions in the Modern World.
    Casanova, José V. (1994)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Disputes the secularization model; explores the cases of Catholicism in Spain, Poland, Brazil, & the U.S.A., & Protestantism in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Differentiation; Poland; Privatization; Conservative, U.S.A.; Politics, Spain; United States; Catholic, U.S.A.; Brazil; Politics, Brazil; Public religion; Politics, U.S.A.; Spain; Liberation theology; Politics, Poland; Catholic, Poland; Catholic, Spain; Catholic, Brazil
  • Private and Public Religions.
    Casanova, José V. (1992)
    Social research 59:1: 17-57.

    Notes ambiguities in the private/public distinction; explores established/disestablished, civil/alternative, individual/denominational, individual/group, etc. distinctions.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Privatization; Secularization; Differentiation; Typology
  • Visibilisation de l'Islam dans l'Espace Public.
    Dassetto, Felice (1990)
    In Albert Bastinier and Felice Dassetto (eds.) Immigrations et nouveaux pluralismes. Bruxelles: De Boeck.

    Associated Search Terms: Public religion; Islam
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