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  • Seeking Good Debate: Religion, Science, and Conflict in American Public Life.
    Evans, Michael S. (2016)
    Berkeley; University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Media; Conflict
  • Examining links between religion, evolution views, and climate change skepticism.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard, Chistopher P. Scheitle, Jared Peifer, and Dan Bolger (2016)
    Environment and Behavior DOI 10.1177/0013916516674246 (online)

    Associated Search Terms: Environmentalism; Evolution; Science
  • Recommending a child enter a STEM career: The role of religion.
    Scheitle, Christopher P., and Elaine Howard Ecklund (2016)
    Journal of Career Development doi: 10.1177/0894845316646879 (online)

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Science; Socialization
  • A nation divided: Science, religion, and public opinion in the Untied States.
    Noy, Shiri, and Timothy L. O'Brien (2016)
    Socius 2:1-15.

    Uses General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data to show that while opinions of people who are oriented to religion differ from those of people oriented to science, opinions of people oriented to both form a third, unique sector of public opinion.

    Associated Search Terms: Public opinion; Science; United States
  • Narrating and navigating authorities: Evangelical and mainline Protestant interpretations of the Bible and science.
    Chan, Esther, and Elaine Howard Ecklund (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:1: 54-69.

    Based on U.S.A. interviews with non-fundamentalist Evangelicals & members of mainline Protestant congregations. The majority of both accept science, including evolution, but Evangelicals are more willing to see miracles as evidence of God's power over nature.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Miracle; Protestant, U.S.A.; Evolution; Science; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Rejecting the conflict narrative: American Jewish and Muslim views on science and religion.
    Vaidyanathan, Brandon, David R. Johnson, Pamela J Prickett, and Elaine Howard Ecklund (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 478-496.

    Based on interviews in Orthodox Jewish, Reform Jewish, and Sunni Muslim congregations. Congregation members distance themselves from a narrative of conflict between science and religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Islam, U.S.A.; Jewish, Reform, U.S.A.; Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.
  • Individual religiosity and orientation towards science: Reformulating relationships.
    Johnson, David R., Christopher P. Scheitle, and Elaine Howard Ecklund (2015)
    Sociological Science 2: 106-124.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Science
  • Investigating the connection between science and this-worldly oriented superstition: A research note on the case of school adolescents in urban China.
    Hu, Anning (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:4: 575-586.

    Analyzes 2009 questionnaire data from junior high school students in Chinese cities. Scientific orientation & knowledge was inversely related to a magical or superstitious orientation.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, secondary; China; Magic; Science
  • Traditional, modern, and post-secular perspectives on science and religion in the Untied States.
    O'Brien, Timothy L., and Shiri Noy (2015)
    American Sociological REview 80:1: 92-115.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Science; Post-secular
  • Perceptions of science education among African American and white Evangelicals: A Texas case study.
    Korver-Glenn, Elizabeth, Esther Chan, and Elaine Howard Ecklund (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:1: 131-148.

    Based on interviews & participant observation at a largely white upscale megachurch & at a middle class African American Baptist congregation in a Texas city. The white church's leaders & members viewed science education in terms of their theological opposition to evolution; the African American counterparts saw it in secular terms, underfunded.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Education; Southern Baptist; Participant observation; Parish; Megachurch; Evolution; Congregation; African Americans; Comparative
  • Fronteiras em movimento: o debate entre a ciência e a religião no espiritismo
    Junior, Alberto Calil (2014)
    Ciencias Sociales y Religión/Ciências Sociais e Religião 16/21: 116-136.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Spiritualist
  • Mystical Science and Practical Religion. Muslim, Hindu and Sikh Discourse on Science and Technology.
    Cimino, Richard (2014)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield/Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Islam; Hindu; Science; Sikh
  • An investigation into the swiftness and intensity of recent secularization in Canada: Was Berger right?
    Hay, D. Alastair (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:1: 136-162.

    Analyzes 2002-03 telephone interview & follow-up questionnaire data from Canadians. Pluralism, individualism, & scientific rationalism (evolution & philosophical materialism) inversely predicted religiosity. Deprivation & differentiation did not.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution; Canada; Deprivation; Differentiation; Individualism; Pluralism; Secularization; Science; Materialism
  • Paranormalism and pseudoscience as deviance.
    Goode, Erich (2013)
    In M. Pigliucci and M. Boudry (eds.) Philosophy of Pseudoscience: Reconsidering the Demarcation Problem. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, pp. 145-163.

    Associated Search Terms: Paranormal; Science; Deviance/social control
  • The growing social and moral conflict between consevative Protestantism and science.
    Evans, John H. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:2:368-385.

    Analyzes 1984-2010 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; an increase in opposition to science has occurred among biblical literalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Science; Literalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Public perceptions of incompatibility between "science and religion."
    Baker, Joseph O. (2012)
    Public Understanding of Science 21:3: 340-353.

    Associated Search Terms: Science
  • Scienza e spiritualità: Ruoli e percezioni della ricerca nel mondo contemporaneo.
    Sbalchiero, Stefano (2012)
    Roma: Carocci.

    Associated Search Terms: Spirituality; Science
  • Perceptions of Science and American Secularism.
    Baker, Joseph O. (2012)
    Sociological Perspectives 55:1: 167-188.

    Favorable view of science is more characteristic of secularists than religiously affiliated Americans.

    Associated Search Terms: Agnostic; United States; Science; Evolution; Creationism; Atheist, U.S.A.
  • Scientists Negotiate Boundaries between Religion and Science.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard, Jerry Z. Park, and Katherine L. Sorrell (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:3: 552-569.

    Interview data from 21 U.S.A. reseearch universities suggest that only a minority of scientists see religion always in conflict with science.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Scientist
  • Souffrances Sociales, Parler Ordinaire, Imaginaires Religieux et Expression Politique.
    Corten, André (2011)
    Social Compass 58:2: 143-152.

    Summarizes the separation or lack of separation of religious & scientific discourses about suffering.

    Associated Search Terms: Suffering; Discourse; Science
  • U.S. College Students' Perception of Religion and Science: Conflict, Collaboration, or Independence? A Research Note.
    Scheitle, Christopher P. (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:1: 175-186.

    Analyzes 2003-07 panel questionnaire data from U.S.A. undergraduates; most saw no conflict between religion & science, especially toward the end of college. Education & business majors are most likely to see a conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Education; Students, undergraduate
  • Religious and spiritual change in college: Assessing the effect of science education.
    Scheitle, Christopher P. (2011)
    Sociology of Education 84:2: 122-136.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Science; Students, undergraduate
  • Epistemological and Moral Conflict between Religion and Science.
    Evans, John H. (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific STudy of religion 50:4: 707-727.

    Analyzes 2006 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; conservative Protestant opposition to scientific influence in public affairs is not based on epistemological views but on opposition to the scientists' moral agenda.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Science; Moral
  • Religion and scientific literacy in the United States.
    Sherkat, Darren E. (2011)
    Social Science Quarterly 92:5:1134-1150.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Science
  • Conflicting or compatible: Beliefs about religion and science among emerging adults in the United States.
    Longest, Kyle C., and Christian Smith. (2011)
    Sociological Forum 26: 846-869.

    Associated Search Terms: Young adults; Science
  • Challenging Merton's Protestantism-science Hypothesis: The Historical Impact of Sacerdotal Celibacy on German Science and Scholarship.
    Becker, George (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:2: 351-365.

    Clerical celibacy denied German Catholicism the presence of clergy offspring upwardly mobile into scholarship, including into the natural sciences.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Celibacy; Science; Historical; Merton, Robert K.; Germany
  • Science vs. Religion. What Scientists Really Think.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard (2010)
    Oxford: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2005-08 survey & interview data from scientists at elite universities in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Scientist; Science
  • Brazilian University Students and Religion.
    Oro, Ari Pedro, and Mauro Meirelles (2010)
    In Giuseppe Giordan (ed.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Vol. 1: Youth and Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 65-87.

    Analyzes survey & follow-up interview data from medical & social science students in Brazilian universities.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Students, social science; Belief; Students, medical; Brazil; Medical; Practice
  • America's Four Gods. What We Say about God & What That Says about Us.
    Froese, Paul, and Christopher D. Bader (2010)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on Baylor Religion Survey data, the authors explore the sources & consequences of 4 images of God.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; United States; Abortion; Belief; God, image of; Moral; Peace/war; Politics, U.S.A.; Science; Evolution
  • Science and Religion.
    Bainbridge, William Sims (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 303-318.

    Recounts approaches to the relationship between science & religion, including religious promotion or hindering science, cases of compatibility, and conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Science
  • Conflict between Religion and Science among Academic Scientists?
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard, and Jerry Z. Park (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:2: 276-292.

    Analyzes 2005-07 survey data from university-based researchers in natural & social sciences; most see no conflict between science & religion. Spirituality is widespread among them.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Scientist
  • Religion and Science: Beyond the Epistemological Conflict Narrative.
    Evans, John H., and Michael S. Evans (2008)
    Annual Review of Sociology 34:1: 87-105.

    Associated Search Terms: Science
  • Does the advancement of science mean secularisation?
    Martin, David (2008)
    Scottish Journal of Theology 61:1: 51-63.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Secularization
  • The tree of science and original sin: Do Christian religious beliefs cosntrain the supply of scientists?
    Granger, Maury D., and Gregory Price (2007)
    Jouranl of Socio-Economics 36:1: 144-160.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Science; Belief
  • Genetics and Faith: Religious Enchantment through Creative Engagement with Molecular Biology.
    Jenkins, Kathleen E. (2007)
    Social Forces 85:4: 1693-1712.

    Based on field work at a youth-oriented Evangelical congregation & content analysis of its paper & electronic publications. Develops a typology of Evangelicals' engagement with biological science.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Intelligent Design; Content analysis; Saddleback; Evolution
  • Technology.
    Stahl, William A. (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 321-332.

    Associated Search Terms: Technology; Implicit religion; Science; Secularization
  • Les Archives...Cinquante ans...après.
    Mary, André (2006)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 136: 9-24.

    An appreciation & hsitory of the Archvies de sciences sociales des religions on the occasion of its fiftieth annivrsary.

    Associated Search Terms: Archives de sciences sociales des religions
  • Les Archives et les judaïcités contemporaines. Témoignage.
    Bensimon, Doris (2006)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 136: 67-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Archives de sciences sociales des religions; Bensimon, Doris; Jewish
  • Le B.B.: Un Outil de la Formation d'une Communauté Savante.
    Hervieu-Léger, Danièle (2006)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 136: 53-61.

    Focuses on the role of the Bulletin bibliographique of the Archives in forming the second generation of scholars associated with the Archives.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion, France; Archives de sciences sociales des religions
  • Les Archives. Ou l'éducation à la Neutralité Axiologique
    Baubérot, Jean (2006)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 136: 39-51.

    Focuses on the second generation associated with the Archives.

    Associated Search Terms: Léonard, Émile-Guillaume; Sociology of religion, France; Baubérot, Jean; Archives de sciences sociales des religions
  • Aux origines du 'Groupe de Sociologie des Religions' et de ses Archives.
    Poulat, Émile (2006)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 136: 25-37.

    Focuses on the first generation associated with the Archives.

    Associated Search Terms: Groupe de Sociologie des Religions; Archives de sciences sociales des religions; Desroche, Henri; Isambert, François-André; LeBras, Gabriel; Maître, Jacques; Poulat, Émile; Sociology of religion, France
  • Bricolage vaut-il dissémination? Quelques réflexions sur l'opérationnalité sociologique d'une métaphor problématique.
    Hervieu-Léger, Danièle (2005)
    Social Compass 52:3: 295-308.

    Proposes the existence of national constraints on bricolage or tinkering; explores the cases of religion in health, science, & beliefs about the afterlife.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Health; Syncretism; Afterlife
  • Students' Views on the Relationship between Religion and Science. Analyses of Results from a Comparative Study.
    Campbell, Robert A. (2005)
    Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology/Revue canadienne de sociologie et d'anthropologie 42:3: 249-265.

    Canadian undergraduates see little relationship between science & religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Students, undergraduate; Canada
  • The Positivist Attack on Baconian Science and Religious Knowledge in the 1870s.
    Garroutte, Evan Marie (2003)
    In Christian Smith (ed.) The Secular Revolution. Power, Interests, and Conflict in the Secularization of American Public Life. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 197-215.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Secularization; Literalism; Science
  • After the Fall. Attempts to Establish an Explicitly Theological Voice in Debates Over Science and Medicine after 1960.
    Evans, John H. (2003)
    In Christian Smith (ed.) The Secular Revolution. Power, Interests, and Conflict in the Secularization of American Public Life. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 434-461.

    Focuses on the 20th century emergence of bioethics as a distinct universe of discourse.

    Associated Search Terms: Theology; Science; Moral; Medical; Historical
  • For the Glory of God. How Monotheism Led to Reformation, Science, Witch-Hunts, and the End of Slavery.
    Stark, Rodney (2003)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Social history of pre-modern religion in Europe, countering anti-religious distortions perpetrated by Enlgihtment & other anti-religious scholars.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution; Reformation; Witch; Slavery; Science; God, image of; Europe; Abolitionist movement; Monotheism; Historical
  • Playing God? Human Genetic Engineering and the Rationalization of Public Bioethical Debate.
    Evans, John H. (2002)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Moral; Theology
  • Reconceptualizing Religion, Magic, and Science.
    Stark, Rodney (2001)
    Review of Religious Research 43:2: 101-120.

    Associated Search Terms: Definition of religion; Magic; Science
  • Mystagogie et religions de quérison: Max Weber revisité.
    Dericquebourg, Régis (2001)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 113: 149-158.

    Clarification of the type, mystagogue, the possessor of a magical charisma. Gives the examples of Mary Baker Eddy, Louis Antoine, Yvonne Trubert, and L. Ron Hubbard.

    Associated Search Terms: Weber, Max; Mystagogue; Charisma; Healing; Christian Science; Antoinist; Scientology
  • Science chrétienne et antoinisme: la question thérapeutique à l'épreuve du templ
    Bégot, Anne-Cécile (2000)
    Ethnologie française 30:4: 601-609.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Antoinist; Christian Science
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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