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  • 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
  • Globalization as a Precursor to the Revivalism of Religion.
    Trninic, Dusko (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 31-37.

    Focuses on the dialectic of the universal & particular in modernity.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacralization; Globalization
  • Desecularization of the World in Sociological Theory.
    Gavrilovic, Danijela (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 25-30.

    Review of the literature.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacralization; Secularization
  • From Popular Religion to Practices of Sacralization: Approaches for a Conceptual Discussion.
    Martiín, Eloísa (2009)
    Social Compass 56:2: 273-285.

    Notes 3 main ways 'popular religion' is understood; propsoes 'practices of sacralization' as an altrnative.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacralization; Popular religion
  • Religion and Modernity in a New Key.
    Vukomanovic, Milan (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 7-13.

    How one conceptualizes religion & all that religion entails affects assessments of secularization & revitalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Secularization; Sacralization; Practice; Definition of religion; Discourse
  • Memorializing the Sacred: Kristallnacht in German National Memory.
    Jacobs, Janet L. (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:3: 485-498.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Jewish, Germany; Memory; Sacralization
  • Lost in the Market, Saved at McDonald's: Conversion to Christianity in Urban China.
    Yang, Fenggang (2005)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 44:4: 423-441.

    Macro-level uncertainty deriving from world-system forces engenders the growth of Protestant Christianity in China.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; China; Protestant, China; Levels of inclusiveness; Sacralization
  • Secularization Extended: From Religious 'Myth' to Cultural Commonplace.
    Demerath, Nicholas J., III (2001)
    In Richard K. Fenn (ed.), The Blackwell Companion to Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 211-228.

    Secularization is a primary factor in cultural change, often in tandem with its opposite, sacralization.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Sacralization
  • The Desecularization of the World: A Global Overview.
    Berger, Peter L. (1999)
    In Peter L. Berger (ed.) The Desecularization of the World: Resurgent Religion and World Politics. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Eerdmans, pp. 1-18.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Sacralization
  • Re-enchantment and Modernisation: The Recent Writings of Alain Touraine.
    Beckford, James A. (1998)
    European Journal of Sociology 1:2: 194-203.

    Associated Search Terms: Touraine, Alain; Modernization; Sacralization
  • Death Customs in a Non-religious Kibbutz: The Use of Sacred Symbols in a Secular Society./Religious Kibbutzim: Judaism and Modernization.
    Rubin, Nissan (1986)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 25:3: 292-303./In Shlomo A. Deshen, Charles S. Liebman, and Moshe Shokeid (eds.) Israeli Judaism. The Sociology of Religion in Israel. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, 1995, pp. 173-195.

    Founders of a secular kibbutz created non-religious ceremonials for death, but as ideological fervor waned, religious customs began to reappear.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Israel; Jewish, Israel; Kibbutz; Sacralization; Commune; Ritual
  • Judaism and Secularization.
    Raphaël, Freddy (1971)
    Social Compass 18:3: 399-412.

    Reviews the literature on the sacralizing implications of Jewish theology & opposition to Judaism from secularist segments of society.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Jewish; Prejudice, anti-Semitism; Sacralization
  • A Marxist Perspective on Contemporary Religious Revivals.
    Mandi, Oleg (1970)
    Social Research 37:2: 237-258.

    On the basis of renewed vigor in the religious communities in Yugoslavia, proposes reasons why secularization may be reversed.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Sacralization; Yugoslavia
  • The Religious Revival in America?/Esiste un risveglio religioso negli Stati Uniti?
    Glock, Charles Y. (1959)
    In Jane Zahn (ed.), Religion and the Face of America. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 25-42/In Rayond Boudon and Paul F. Lazarsfeld, L'analisi empirica nelle scienze sociali. Bologna: Il Mulino, 1965.

    Also in Charles Y. Glock and Rodney Stark, Religion and Society in tension. Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965, ch. 4.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Sacralization
  • The Jewish Revival in America.
    Glazer, Nathan (1955)
    Commentary 20: 493-499; 21: 17-24.

    Part I reviews sociological aspects of the revival; Part 2, religious aspects.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Sacralization
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