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  • Christendom, the Ummah and Community in the Age of Televangelism.
    Howell, Julia Day (2014)
    Social Compass 61:2: 234-249.

    Some features of late-modern North Atlantic religiosity are appearing in Asian Islamic mobilizations in Indonesia: mass audience revival ministries promoted through television, and mass prayer rallies, seeker spirituality, fluid participation, focus on experience, lay leaders, and preference for a loving God. Comments by François Gauthier, pp. 261-271.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia; Islam, Indonesia; Media; Revivalism
  • "Conversion" and the resurgence of indigenous religion in China.
    Fan, Lizhu, and Na Chen (2014)
    In Lewis A. Rambo and Charles E. Farhadian (eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Religious Conversion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 556-577.

    Describes a revival of folk religion & a sensed need for meaning after the era of Mao Zedong.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Ancestor; Revival; Folk religion; Diffused religion; China
  • The role of the state in the repression and revival of relgiosity in central eastern Europe.
    Müller, Tim, and Anja Neundorf (2012)
    Social Forces 91:2: 559-582.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; State; Persecution; Europe, central
  • Buddhist revival under state watch.
    Laliberé, André (2011)
    Journal of Current Chinese Affairs 40:2: 107-134.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Revival; Buddhist, China; State
  • Expanding Religion: Religious Revival in Post-Communist Central and Eastern Europe.
    Tomka, Miklós (2011)
    Berlin: DeGruyter.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe, eastern; Revival; Europe, central; Desecularization
  • In the footsteps of the tourists: Buddhist revival at museum/temple sites in Beijing.
    Fisher, Gareth (2011)
    Social Compass 58:4: 511-524.

    Based on participation at 2 Beijing museum/temples. Lay Buddhists are challenging the "museumification" of Buddhist temples.

    Associated Search Terms: Temple; State; Revival; China, Beijing; Buddhist, China; Participant observation
  • The Bonnke Effect: Encounters with Transnational Evangelism in Southeastern Nigeria.
    Anugwom, Edlyne E. (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 211-226.

    Based on interviews with 60 attenders at a Reinhard Bonnke crusade in Nsukka, Nigeria.

    Associated Search Terms: Nigeria; Revivalism; Revival; Transnational; Pentecostal, Nigeria
  • The Pan-African Church: National, Self, and Spirit in Winners' Chapel, Nigeria.
    Krinsky, Samuel (2010)
    In Afe Adogame and James V. Spickard (eds.) Religion Crossing Boundaries. Transnational Religious and Social Dynamics in Africa and the New African Diaspora. Leiden: Brill, pp. 229-251.

    Includes an account of 2006 Shiloh, a revival in Ota, Nigeria.

    Associated Search Terms: Revivalism; Revival; Pentecostal, Nigeria; Nigeria; Transnational
  • Grasping the revolution: Fieldwork on religion in China.
    Lang, Graeme, and Lars Ragvald (2009)
    Fieldwork in Religion 1:3: 219-233.

    Highlights the economic motive behind marketing new Daoist temples to tourists. The authors' interest in a former temple site led to investors rebuilding the temple & a tourist center, thereby exemplifying the impact of research on its object.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Tourists; Revival; Methodology; Marketing; Economic; Daoist, China; Competition; China; Market model
  • Religion in Central and Eastern Europe: Was there a re-awakening after the breakdown of Communism?
    Müller, Olaf (2008)
    In Detlef Pollack and Daniel V.A. Olsen (eds.) The Role of Religion in Modern Societies. London: Routledge, ch. 4.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe, central; Revival periods; Europe, eastern
  • La Sainte Ignorance. Temps de la religion sans culture./Holy Ignorance: When Religion and Culture Part Ways, tr. Ros Schwartz.
    Roy, Olivier (2008)
    Paris: Ed. du Seuil/New York: Columbia University Press, 2010.

    Secularization involves the detachment of religion from a given cuture, thereby enabling its revival in purified form.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Ethnic; Globalization; Language; Fundamentalism; Revival; Identity; Pluralism; Culture; Deterritorialization; Missions
  • Rationalizing Religion: Religious Conversion, Revivalism and Competition in Singapore Society.
    Tong, Chee Kiong (2007)
    Leiden: Brill.

    Associated Search Terms: Competition; Rationalization; Revivalism; Singapore; Conversion
  • Gloryland. Christian Suburbia, Christian Nation.
    Cavalcanti, H.B. (2007)
    Westport, Connecticut: Praeger

    Traces themes in American conservative Christian religion. Public relations & other management skills enabled the new conservatives to create the perception that religion is under attack in America, thus eliciting a public response. Finds evidence of an intended theocracy.

    Associated Search Terms: Theocracy; Conservative, U.S.A.; Revival; Marginality; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Bearing Witness Against Sin. The Evangelical Birth of the American Social Movement.
    Young, Michael P. (2006)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006.

    Focuses on the religious origins of early 19th century American reform movements--e.g., abolitionism & temperance.

    Associated Search Terms: Temperance; Revival periods; Historical; Abolitionist movement; Social movement
  • Prophetic Politics. Christian Social Movements and American Democracy.
    Gutterman, David S. (2005)
    Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Sojourners; Call to Renewal; Civil rights movement; Promise Keepers; Social movement; Narrative; Prophecy; King, Martin Luther; Revival; Politics, U.S.A.; Revivalism; Sunday, Billy
  • Die Wiederkehr der Götter: Religion in der modernen Kultur.
    Graf, Friedrich Wilhelm (2004)
    München: Beck.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival
  • Can Rising Rates of Church Participation be a Consequence of Secularization?
    Phillips, Rick (2004)
    Sociology of Religion 65:2: 139-153.

    Not competition, but rather the loss of extra-worship activities to the churches results in greater emphasis being placed on worship--hence higher rates of practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Secularization; Revival periods; Revival; Competition; Practice; Differentiation
  • Dio è tornato. Indagine sulla rivincità delle religioni in Occidente.
    Stark, Rodney, and Massimo Introvigne (2003)
    Casale Monferrato; Piemme.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; Secularization
  • Enduring Affiliation and Gender Doctrine for Shiloh Sisters and Rajneesh Sannyasins.
    Goldman, Marion S., and Lynne Isaacson (1999)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 38;3: 411-422.

    Focuses on female former members of 2 disbanded communal groups that had distinctive gender doctrines.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Women; Shiloh Youth Revival Movement; Rajneesh
  • Secularization and the renaissance of religiosity in Lithuanian contemporary culture.
    Juknevi?ius, Stanislovas (1998)
    Spectrum: Studies in the History of Culture 2: 125-143.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Lithuania; Revival
  • Marriage, Ideology, and Commitment: Negotiating Ideological Change in a Jesus People Communal Movement.
    Isaacson, Lynne M. (1997)
    Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion 8: 141-162.

    Based on interviews with ex-members of Shiloh (known as "Christ Communal Organization" in sociological literature of its time).

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Shiloh Youth Revival Movement; Commune; Jesus movement; Jesus People
  • Continuity in Collapse: Departures from Shiloh.
    Goldman, Marion S. (1995)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 34:3: 342-353.

    Analyzes 1987-88 questionnaire data from former Jesus People commune members; after the organization disintegrated, former members joined conservative churches rather than return to childhood denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Jesus movement; Shiloh Youth Revival Movement
  • Rule Making and Rule Breaking in a Jesus Community.
    Isaacson, Lynne M. (1995)
    In Mary Jo Neitz and Marion S. Goldman (eds.), Sex, Lies and Sanctity: Religion and Deviance in Contemporary North America. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 181-201.

    The loosening of internal rules undermined the commune's boundaries & ultimately its existence; based on interviews with former members.

    Associated Search Terms: Jesus movement; Commune; Boundary maintenance; Accommodation; Sexuality; Deviance/social control; Jesus People; Shiloh Youth Revival Movement
  • A Religious Revival in Russia?
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1994)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 33:3: 253-272.

    Based on 1991 survey data from Russians; shows massive conversion experiences, especially among the young.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Revival; Conversion; Russia
  • Religiöser Revivalismus und Modernität.
    Evers, Hans-Dieter (1991)
    In Wolfgang Zapf (ed.) Die Modernisierung moderner Gesellschaften: Verhandlungen des 25. Deutschen Soziologentags in Frankfurt am Main 1990. Frankfurt: Campus, pp. 97-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernity; Revival
  • La Revanche de Dieu: Chrétiens, juifs, et musulmans à la reconquête du monde./The Revenge of God: The Resurgence of Islam, Christianity, and Judaism in the Modern World.
    Kepel, Gilles (1991)
    Paris: Ed. du Seuil./University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Revival; Politics
  • Is America Experiencing Another Religious Revival: What Would Tocqueville Say?
    Hammond, Phillip E. (1991)
    Social Compass 38;3: 239-256.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Revival periods; Tocqueville, Alexis de
  • Getting the Word Around: A Research Note on Communicating an Evangelistic Crusade.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1991)
    Review of Religious Research 33:2: 176-185.

    Analyzes 1990 telephone interview data before, during, & after an evangelistic crusade in a Midwest U.S. city; assesses the effect of some media for making the evangelist's name known.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; Media; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Trends in U.S. Church Attendance: Secularization and Revival, or Merely Lifecycle Effects?
    Firebaugh, Glenn, and Brian Harley (1991)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 30:4: 487-500. Reply by March Chaves 30:4: 501-514.

    Analyzes 1972-89 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data; shows life cycle rather than secularization & revival patterns in attendance rates.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Revival periods; Life cycle; Secularization; Practice
  • Revivalism and Cultural Change: Christianity, Nation Building, and the Market in the Nineteenth-Century United States.
    Thomas, George M. (1989)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Revival; Historical; Revivalism
  • Religious Conversion and Revivalism: A Study of Christianity in Singapore.
    Tong Chee Kiong (1989)
    Singapore: Ministry of Community Development.

    Associated Search Terms: Revivalism; Revival; Singapore; Christian, Singapore; Conversion
  • The Chicago Revival, 1876: Society and Revivalism in a Nineteenth-Century City.
    Robertson, Darrell M. (1989)
    Metuchen, New Jersey: Scarecrow.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, U.S.A.; Revival; Historical; United States, Illinois, Chicago
  • Religion and Religious Revivalism in Singapore.
    Kuo, Eddie C.Y., and Tong Chee Kiong (1988)
    Singapore: Ministry of Community Development.

    Associated Search Terms: Revivalism; Revival; Singapore
  • The Awakening-Cycle Controversy.
    Barkun, Michael (1985)
    Sociological Analysis 46:4: 425-443.

    Proposes identifying American awakenings not only with heightened revival activity but also millennialist activity.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Millennial; United States; Revival; Revival periods; Revivalism; Millenarian, U.S.A.
  • Great Awakenings?
    Gordon-McCutchan, R.C. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:2: 83-90.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Revivalism; Historical
  • The Reality of Revivals.
    Hammond, John L. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:2: 111-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Revivalism
  • Perspectives on the Historiography of Religious Awakenings.
    Wilson, John F. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:2: 117-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Revival periods; Revivalism
  • Timepieces and Butterflies: A Note on the Great-awakening-construct and its Critics.
    McLoughlin, William G. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:2: 103-110.

    Assesses the great-awakening model of American religious movements.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Revival periods; Revivalism; United States
  • My Rejection of a Cyclical View of 'Great Awakenings.'
    Smith, Timothy L. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:2: 97-102.

    Retrospective essay on the study of Evangelical Christianity in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Revivalism; Awakenings; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Revival periods
  • Finnish Revivalism as an Expression of Popular Piety.
    Huotari, Voitto (1982)
    Social Compass 29:2/3: 113-123.

    Moreso than other European Lutheran churches, the Finnish has small revival groups supplementing its central organization.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Revival; Finland; Lutheran, Finland; Revivalism
  • Cults and the Civil Religion: a Tale of Two Centuries.
    Hammond, Phillip E., and R.C. Gordon-McCutchan (1981)
    Revue française d'études américaines 12: 173-185.

    Oppositional activity in the U.S. is often religious.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Revivalism; Cult; United States; New religions; Revival periods
  • Toward a Normative Explanation of 'Old Fashioned Revivals.'
    Ward, David A. (1980)
    Qualitative Sociology 3:1: 3-22.

    Participant observation among Nazarenes. Sinner & revival culture interact; then definitions of self & others are forged, with structural changes for learning the Christian role. Occasions for expressiveness need emerge. Status passage is orderly.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Self; Revivalism; Revival; Nazarene
  • The Politics of Benevolence. Revival Religion and American Voting Behavior.
    Hammond, John L. (1979)
    Norwood, New Jersey: Ablex.

    Establishes continuities among the revivalist, abolitionist, & temperance movements, & 1964 voting patterns in upstate New York.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; Temperance; Politics, U.S.A.; Revival periods; Revivalism; Abolitionist movement; United States, New York; Historical
  • Counting Souls: A Study of Counseling at Evangelical Crusades.
    Altheide, David L., and John M. Johnson (1977)
    Pacific Sociological Review 20:3: 323-348.

    Observations & interviews at a 1974 Billy Graham Crusade in Phoenix, Arizona, focusing on the role of "counselors" who elicited responses from attenders.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; United States, Arizona, Phoenix; Billy Graham Crusade
  • U.S. in Early Stage of Revival? Results of the Gallup Poll.
    Gallup, George, Jr. (1976)
    Journal of Current Social Issues 14: 50-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; United States
  • Typology of American restitutionism: From frontier revivalism to the Jesus Movement.
    Hill, Samuel S. (1976)
    Journal of the American Academy of Religion 44: 65-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Revivalism; United States; Nationalism; Jesus movement
  • Remaining in the State in Which God has Called You: An Evangelical Revival.
    Archer, Antony (1975)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 20/40: 67-78.

    1973 participant observation & interview study of a revival group linked to a Methodist circuit in a rural district in northeast England.

    Associated Search Terms: Rural; Great Britain; Methodist, Great Britain; Revival; Participant observation; Revivalism
  • Conversion in a Billy Graham Crusade: Spontaneous Event or Ritual Performance?
    Wimberley, Ronald C., Thomas C. Hood, C. McCurdy Lipsey, and M. Hay (1975)
    Sociological Quarterly 16: 162-170. [Also in Meredith David Pugh (ed.) Collective Behavior: A Source Book. St. Paul, Minnesota: West, 1980, pp. 278-285]

    Uses data provided by the Billy Graham Crusade headquarters. Finds "conversions" are largely ritual.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Revival; Ritual; Billy Graham Crusade
  • The Great Yorkshire Revival 1792-6: A Study of Mass Revival among the Methodists.
    Baxter, John (1974)
    Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 7: 46-76.

    Investigates a wide range of historical evidence related to the revival

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; Historical; Methodist, Great Britain; Great Britain, Yorkshire; Revivalism
  • Revival Religion and Anti-slavery Politics.
    Hammond, John L. (1974)
    American Sociological Review 39;2: 175-186.

    Explores the relationship between revivalistic religion & antislavery voting in 19th-century Ohio.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Ohio; Abolitionist movement; Revival periods; Politics, U.S.A.; Historical; Revivalism; Revival
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