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  • Négociation du sacré à Philadelphie: soufismes concurrents au sanctuaire de Bawa Muhaiyaddeen.
    Xavier, Merin Shobhana, and William Rory Dickson (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 584-597.

    Based on 2010 and 2012 participant observation & interviews at a Sufi shrine in Philadelphia.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Sufi, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Shrine; United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Frequentare un luogo sacro, oggi, fra tradizione e innoazione.
    Rech, Giovanna (2011)
    In Virginie Alnet et al., La dimensione religiosa: problemi di metodo. Quaderno 56. Trento: Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale, pp. 67-79.

    Based on 2001-08 observation & interviews at the shrine of Saints Vittore & Corona in Feltre, Italy, north of the Veneto.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Participant observation; Italy, Feltre; Pilgrimage
  • Maria of the Oak: Society and the Problem of Divine Intervention.
    Lee, Daniel B. (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:3: 213-231.

    Observation of pilgrims & of prayers & testimonies left at the Mary of the Oak shrine in Bavaria.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Catholic, Germany; Germany; Pilgrimage; Marian; Popular Catholicism; Prayer
  • Shrines and Pilgrimage in the Modern World: New Itineraries into the Sacred.
    Margry, Peter Jan (2008)
    Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Pilgrimage
  • 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: Pilgrimage; Participant observation; Shrine; Tourists; Serbia
  • The New Pilgrimage--Return to Tradition or Adaptation to Modernity? The Case of Saint Joseph's Oratory, Montreal.
    Geoffroy, Martin, and Jean-Guy Vaillencourt (2006)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) On the Road to Being There. Studies in Pilgrimage and Tourism in Late Modernity. Leiden, The Nethrlands: Brill, pp. 255-275.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Catholic, Canada; Pilgrimage; Canada, Quebec, Montreal
  • Pèlerinages et Sanctuaires du Monde Chrétien.
    Lanzi, Gioia, and Fernando Lanzi (2005)
    Rodez: Éditions du Rouergue.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Pilgrimage
  • Le Sanctuaire Saint Pantaléon à Buenos Aires. La Régulation Institutionnelle d'un Culte Thérapeutique.
    Laigneau, Christine (2005)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 130: 37-53.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Shrine; Folk religion; Argentina, Buenos Aires
  • The Madonna of 115th Street Revisited: Vodou and Haitian Catholicism in the Age of Transnationalism.
    McAlister, Elizabeth (1998)
    In R.S. Warner and J.G. Wittner (eds.) Gatherings in Diaspora: Religious Communities and the New Immigration. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 123-160.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Haitian Americans; Shrine
  • Sacred Power in the Metropolis: Shrines and Temples in Hong Kong.
    Lang, Graeme (1997)
    In Grant Evans and Maria Tam (eds.), Hong Kong. Richmond, U.K,: Curzon Press, pp. 242-265.

    Associated Search Terms: Temple; China, Hong Kong; Shrine
  • Our Lady of the Exile: Diasporic Religion at a Cuban Catholic Shrine in Miami.
    Tweed, Thomas A. (1997)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Catholic, U.S.A.; Cuban Americans; Marian; Shrine
  • O sertão das romarias. Un estudo anthropologica sobre o sanctuario de Bom Jesus da Lapa-Behia.
    Steil, Carlos Alberto (1996)
    Petropolis: Vozes.

    Field study of a shrine in the highlands of northeast Brazil used as a pilgrimage site in raising consciousness for land reform.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Folk religion; Shrine; Pilgrimage; Consciousness raising; Change; Catholic, Brazil
  • Emergence of shrines in rural Tamil Nadu: A study of little traditions.
    Bhai, L. Thara (1995)
    Sociological Bulletin 44:1: 79-85. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp. 165-173]

    Describes 3 cults originating in Tamil Nadu in the 20th century that focus on extraordinary persons.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, India; Charisma; Cult; Folk religion; India, Tamil-Nadu; Shrine; Little tradition
  • Afro-Trinidadian Identity and the Africanization of the Orisha Religion.
    Houk, James (1993)
    In Kevin A. Yelvington (ed.), Trinidad Ethnicity. Knoxville; University of Tennessee Press, pp. 161-179.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Identity; Trinidad and Tobago; Shango, Trinidad and Tobago; Africanist, Trinidad; Shrine; Feast; Orisha, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Pilgrimage and Heresy: The Transformation of Faith at a Shrine in Wisconsin.
    Wood, Peter W. (1992)
    In Alan Morinis (ed.) Sacred Journeys: The Anthropology of Pilgrimage. Contributions to the Study of Anthropology 7. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood, pp. 115-134.

    Based on 1978-81 observations.

    Associated Search Terms: Pilgrimage; Traditionalism; Catholic, traditionalist movement; Traditionalist; Participant observation; For My God and My Country Incorporated; American National Catholic Church, Roman Catholic; United States, Wisconsin, Necedah; Marian; Shrine
  • Pilgrimage and shrine: Religious practices among the Otomi of Huixquilucan, Mexico.
    Harvey, H.R. (1991)
    In N. Ross Crumrine and Alan Morinis (eds.) Pilgrimage in Latin America. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood, pp. 91-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Pilgrimage; Otomi (a people of Mexico); Mexico, Mexico, Huixquilucan
  • Rachel's tomb: Societal liminality and the revitalization of a shrine.
    Sered, Susan Starr (1989)
    Religion 19: 27-40.

    Associated Search Terms: Israel; Liminality; Shrine
  • The Shrine of St. Sebastian at Mirisgama.
    Stirrat, Richard L. (1981)
    Man 16: 183-200.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Sri Lanka; Shrine; Sri Lanka, Western Province, Mirisgama
  • A Catholic Shrine in its Social Context.
    Stirrat, Richard L. (1979)
    Sri Lanka Journal of Social Science 2: 77-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Sri Lanka; Catholic, Sri Lanka; Shrine
  • The Spanish shrine.
    Christian, William Armistead, Jr. (1977)
    Numen 24:1: 72-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Spain
  • Public Shrines and Private Interests: The Symbolism of the Village Temple.
    Sharma, Ursula M. (1974)
    Sociological Bulletin 23:1: 71-92.

    Fieldwork in a Himalayan village; focuses on why Hindu shrines are seldom used for worship though accorded great significance.

    Associated Search Terms: Shrine; Hindu, India; India, Kangra District
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