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  • Religion, homosexuality, and contested social orders in the Netherlands, the western Balkans, and Sweden.
    Berg, Mariecke van der, David J. Bos, Marco Derks, R. Ruard Ganzevoort, Miloš Jovanovi?, Anne-Marie Korte, and Srdjan Sremac (2014)
    In Gladys Ganiel, Heidemarie Winkel, and Christophe Monnot (eds.) Religion in Times of Crisis. Leiden: Brill, pp. 116-134.

    Religion is the "other" in the Netherlands, LGBT is the "other" in the western Balkans. In Sweden, an Evangelical pastor who tested a hate speech law was supported generally in the exercise of his free speech but much vilified for his views. Stances toward religion & homosexuality serve as national identity markers.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Serbia; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Sweden; Montenegro; Islam, Bosnia; Identity, national; Homosexuality; Croatia; Comparative; Netherlands; Bosnia; Catholic, Croatia
  • Some Characteristics of Pilgrims in Serbia: Motives and Meanings of Pilgrimages.
    Ciparizovic, Dragana Radisavljevic (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 101-110.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; Pilgrimage
  • Jemka Has Risen. Tekkias, Tarikats and Sheiks of Nis Romas.
    Djordjevic, Dragoljub B., and Dragan Todorovic (2009)
    Nis, Serbia: University of Nis

    Introduction to Shi'ite Dervish Islam among Romani in Serbia, Followed by Transcripts of Several Extended Interviews; Includes a Compact Disk with Recordings of Music.

    Associated Search Terms: Romani; Brotherhood; Dervish; Islam, Serbia; Shi'ite, Serbia; Serbia
  • Empirical (Re)Evaluation of Revitalization of Orthodox Christianity.
    Blagojevic, Mirko (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 65-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Practice; Salience; Serbia; Belief
  • The Confidence in the Clergy of the Serbian Orthodox Church (Professional Responsibility and the Morality of Life).
    Simic, Zikica (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 121-128.

    Highlights some negativeaspects of clergy image in Serbia based on 103 interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Serbia; Clergy image
  • Religiousness of Serbs at the Beginning of the 21st century: What is it About?
    Djordjevic, Dragoljub B. (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 57-64.

    Reports surveys of religion for Serbia & sites within the nation.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Practice; Serbia
  • New Religious Movements, Pseudo-Religious Rituals and Rites.
    Brankovic, Tomislav (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 91-100.

    Brief reports on new religious groups, with descriptions of practices.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; New religions
  • Spirituality Instead of Belonging--Religious Gays in Nis.
    Jovanovic, Milos (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 111-119.

    Based on 5 interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia, Nis; Homosexuality
  • Has the 'Return' of Religions Occurred or 'Return' to the Religion?
    Cvitkovic, Ivan (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of Religion. Theoretical and Comparative Approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 15-23.

    Distinguishes the return of religion (e.g. into politics) from the return to religion in the southern post-Yugoslav states. Develops a typology of returnees & converts.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Bosnia; Macedonia; Montenegro; Serbia
  • Studies of Islam and the Islam Community in the Serbian Sociology of Religion (1991-2007).
    Novakovic, Dragan (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 73-87.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Serbia; Serbia
  • The Study of Religion and Religious Customs of Roma in Serbian Sociology of Religion.
    Todorovic, Dragan (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 89-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Romani; Serbia
  • Serbian Empirical Sociology of Religion (Crucial Research Studies of Religiousness from 1991-2007)
    Blagojevic, Mirko (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 65-71.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; Sociology of religion, Serbia
  • Contribution of the Magazine Religion and Tolerance to the Development of Serbian Sociology of Religion.
    Kuburic, Zorica (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 115-122.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; Sociology of religion, Serbia
  • Pilgrim Tourism: Case Study of Three Sanctuaries in Serbia.
    Radisavljevic-Ciparizovic, Dragana (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 149-156.

    Account of an on-going study at Veil of the Holy Mother monstery, Dunis (Orthodox); St. Petka chapel of Kalemegdan, Belgrade (Orthodox); Holy Mother of Tekije sanctuary, Petrovaradin (Catholic), all visited by Orthodox, Catholics, & Muslims.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Pilgrimage; Serbia; Tourists; Shrine
  • Questioning the Need for a Special Methodology for the Study of Eastern Orthodoxy.
    Flere, Sergej (2008)
    Social Compass 55:1: 84-100.

    Analyzes 2005 questionnaire data from Slovenian Catholic, Serbian Orthodox, & American (Alabama) Protestant university students. Rejects the thesis that Serbian Orthodoxy is unlike the others & would require different survey instruments in research.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Students, undergraduate; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia
  • Serbian Orthodox Religiousness: An Empirical and Comparative Portrait.
    Flere, Sergej, and Rudi Klanjsek (2008)
    Review of Religious Research 50:1: 35-48.

    Compares religiosity of Serbian Orthodox students in Serbia, Muslim ones in Bosnia, & Catholic ones in Slovenia. The Serbians were more religious than the Slovenians but less than the Bosnians, & were not highly mystical, experiential, or civil religious.

    Associated Search Terms: Bosnia; Religiosity; Slovenia; Comparative; Mysticism; Experience; Serbia; Islam, Bosnia; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Catholic, Slovenia; Students, undergraduate; Civil religion
  • Contribution of the Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion to the Development of Serbian Sociology of Religion.
    Dordevic, Dragoljub B. (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 101-113.

    Associated Search Terms: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion; Sociology of religion, Serbia
  • Comparative Analysis of Topics in Sociology of Religion in the Period 1991-2007 in Former Yugoslavia.
    Gavrilovic, Danijela (2008)
    In Dragoljub B. Dordevic (ed.) The Sociology of Religion in the Former Yugoslav Republics. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 125-129.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion, Slovenia; Sociology of religion, Serbia; Sociology of religion; Sociology of religion, Montenegro; Sociology of religion, Macedonia; Sociology of religion, Croatia; Sociology of religion, Bosnia
  • Anonymous Believers as a Sociological Challenge: Religions and Religious Changes in post-Yugoslav States.
    Zrinš?ak, Siniša (2006)
    In Irena Borowik (ed.) Religions, Churches, and Religiosty in Post-Communist Europe. Krakow: Nomos, pp. 68-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; Slovenia; Croatia; Montenegro; Macedonia; Identification; Bosnia
  • A Preliminary Challenge: Borders or Frontiers?
    Vrcan, Srdan (2006)
    Social Compass 53:2: 215-226.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; Islam, Bosnia; Bosnia; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Yugoslavia; Croatia; Catholic, Croatia
  • Nationalism and the Political Use and Abuse of Religion: The Politicization of Orthodoxy, Catholicism and Islam in Yugoslav Successor States.
    Ivekovic, Ivan (2002)
    Social Compass 49:4: 523-536.

    Associated Search Terms: Bosnia; Macedonia; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Nationalism; Catholic, Slovenia; Catholic, Croatia; Slovenia; Albania; Croatia; Serbia; Islam, Albania; Politics; Islam, Bosnia
  • The War in Former Yugoslavia and Religion.
    Vrcan, Srdjan (1995)
    Religion in Eastern Europe 15:2: 19-33.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Serbia; Croatia; Bosnia; Europe, eastern
  • Una guerra di religione nell'Europa contemporanea? Sfide attuali alla sociologia della religione.
    Vrcan, Srdjan (1994)
    Religioni e societŕ 9/18: 24-47.

    The Bosnian war raises the question of the role of religion in war, even if not of a war of religion in the classical sense.

    Associated Search Terms: Croatia; Bosnia; Serbia; Peace/war
  • The War in ex-Yugoslavia and Religion.
    Vrcan, Srdjan (1994)
    social Compass 41:3: 413-422.

    Sees the Bosnian War of the 1990s not as a war of religion but a nationalist conflict in which the factions seek to use religions for legitimacy.

    Associated Search Terms: Serbia; Legitimation; Croatia; Bosnia; Peace/war
  • A Christian Confession Seized by Nationalistic Paroxysm: The Case of Serbian Orthodoxy.
    Vrcan, Srdjan (1994)
    In Roberto Cipriani (ed.) "Religions sans Frontičrs?" Present and Future Trends of Migration, Culture, and Communication. Roma: Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato, pp. 150-166.

    The Serbian Orthodox church is an important case of religion furthering social cleavages.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Nationalism; Serbia; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Serbian Orthodox, Bosnia; Bosnia
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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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