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  • The birth of the gods: Robertson Smith and Durkheim's turn to religion as the basis of social integration.
    Maryanski, Alexandra (2014)
    Sociological Theory 32:4: 352-376.

    Associated Search Terms: Smith, W. Robertson; Integration (societal); Durkheim, Émile; Integration (social)
  • Religiöse Diversität und Sozialintegration im internationale Vergleich.
    Traunmüller, Richard (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 66, 1 Suppl., 437-465.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Integration (societal); Pluralism
  • Three crucial aspects of religion in human evolution: Shamanism, sacrifice and exogamic alliance.
    Henaff, Marcel (2012)
    European Journal of Sociology 53:3: 327-335.

    Associated Search Terms: Exogamy; Shamanism; Sacrifice; Evolution, social; Evolution, societal
  • Religion in Human Evlution: From the Paleolithc to the Axial Age.
    Bellah, Robert N. (2011)
    Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal
  • The "Social Integration" of Religious Groups in Society: A Social Mechanisms Approach.
    Stolz, Jörg (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 85-116.

    Articulates a value-free approach to the interpretive explanatory approach to the social integration of religous groups. Uses contemporary Swiss data for illustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Explanation; Value free theory; Switzerland; Integration (societal); Integration (social)
  • The Crisis in Religious Socialization: An Analytical Proposal.
    Collet Sabe, Jordi (2007)
    Social Compass 54:1: 97-111.

    Associated Search Terms: Societalization
  • Grassroots Prophecy in The Family International.
    Shepherd, Gary, and Gordon Shepherd (2007)
    Nova religio 10:4: 38-71.

    Intrnational participant observation, interviews, & questionnaires from members' communal homes.

    Associated Search Terms: Commune; Societalization; The Family; Participant observation; Children of God; Prophecy
  • Religion, European Secular Identities, and European Integration.
    Casanova, José V. (2006)
    In T. Byrnes and P. Katzenstein (eds.) Religion in an Expanding Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 65-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Integration (societal); Identity
  • God Is Dead. Secularization in the West.
    Bruce, Steve (2002)
    Malden, Massachusetts: Blackwell.

    Argues for the usefulness of secularization as a concept of an empirical process; uses evidence from Great Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Implicit religion; Voluntarism; Pluralism; State; New age; Great Britain; Privatization; Compartmentalization; Relativism; Sect; Modernization; Societalization; Individualism; Schism; Change; Differentiation; Secularization; Identity
  • La religion, le droit et le problčme de l'intégration social en Corée: évolution de la société entre autonomie nationale et tradition confucianiste.
    Jetzkowitz, Jens (2000)
    Social Compass 47:4: 487-505.

    The formation of a secular legal code, essential to modernization, conflicts with Korean religious social integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Legitimation; Law; Korea (South); Modernization; Integration (societal)
  • Die Religion der Gesellschaft./A Systems Theory of Religion, tr. David A. Brenner with Adrian Hermann.
    Luhmann, Niklas (2000)
    Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp./Stanford, California: Stanford University Press, 2013.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Differentiation; Evolution, societal; Functionalism; Meaning; Systems theory
  • La religione civile e il problema dell'integrazione nelle societŕ complesse.
    Garelli, Franco (1999)
    Rassegna italiani di sociologia 1999:2: 233-244.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (societal); Civil religion
  • Croire en Suisse(s). Analyse des Résultats de l'Enquęte Menée en 1988/1989 sur la Religion des Suisses.
    Campiche, Roland J., Alfred Dubach, Claude Bovay, Michael Kruggeler, and Peter Voll (1992)
    Genčve: L'Age d'Homme.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (societal); Belief; Switzerland; Conflict; Definition of religion
  • The Functions of Religion: A Reappraisal.
    Wilson, Bryan R. (1988)
    Religion 18: 199-216.

    As religion has lost its societal integrative function, it has taken up personal functions & the critique of societal arrangements. This gives new, flexible religions an advantage.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (societal); Functionalism; Privatization; New religions
  • Civil Religion and the Integration of Society: A Theoretical Reflection and an Application.
    Dobbelaere, Karel (1986)
    Japanese Journal of Religious Studies 13:2/3: 127-145.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Integration (societal)
  • Secularization Theories and Sociological Paradigms: A Reformulation of the Private-public Dichotomy and the Problem of Societal Integration.
    Dobbelaere, Karel (1985)
    Sociological Analysis 46:4: 377-387.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (societal); Secularization; Privatization
  • Parsons on the Evolutionary Significance of American Religion.
    Robertson, Roland (1982)
    Sociological Analysis 43:4: 307-326.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Parsons, Talcott; Evolution, societal
  • Religionssoziologie als kritische Theorie. Die marxistlische Religionskritik und ihre Bedeutung für die Religionssoziologie.
    Neu, Rainer (1982)
    Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

    Associated Search Terms: Habermas, Jürgen; Wach, Joachim; Luhmann, Niklas; Berger, Peter L.; Luckmann, Thomas; Evolution, societal; Durkheim, Émile; Critical theory; Weber, Max; Marx, Karl; Systems theory; System; Functionalism; Troeltsch, Ernst
  • Crisis, Identity, and Integration in African Religion.
    Assimeng, Max (1978)
    In Hans Mol (ed.), Identity and Religion. International, Cross-cultural Approaches. Beverly Hills, California: Sage, pp. 97-118.

    Associated Search Terms: Africa; Identity; Integration (societal)
  • Funktion der Religion./Funzione della religione.
    Luhmann, Niklas (1977)
    Frankfurt: Suhrkamp./Brescia: Morcelliana, 1991. [Ch. 2 translated by Peter Beyer as Religious Dogmatics and the Evolution of Societies (Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1984]

    Associated Search Terms: Functionalism; Evolution, societal; Systems theory
  • Religious Pluralism and Durkheim's Integrating Thesis.
    Hammond, Phillip E. (1974)
    In Allan W. Eister (ed.), Changing Perspectives in the Scientific Study of Religion. New York: Basic Books, pp. 115-142.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Durkheim, Émile; Pluralism; State; Integration (societal)
  • Toward a New Sociology of Religion.
    Fenn, Richard K. (1972)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 11:1: 16-32.

    With modernization religion loses integrative functions but provides for private ones.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (societal); Privatization; Functionalism
  • Religion als System. Thesen. Religiöse Dogmatik und gesellschaftliche Evolution.
    Luhmann, Niklas (1972)
    In Karl-Wilhelm Dahm, Niklas Luhmann, and Dieter Stoodt, Religion--System und Sozialisation. Darmstadt: Hermann Luchtenhand Verlag.

    Associated Search Terms: System; Evolution, societal; Systems theory
  • Imágenes de Dios: Perspectivas Sociológicas.
    Lopez de Ceballos, Paloma (1971)
    Razon y fe 183/877: 196, 198-203.

    Overview of the imaging of God through history.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; Evolution, societal
  • Life with God. Some Variations of Religious Experience in a Modern City.
    Swanson, Guy E. (1971)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 10:3: 169-199.

    Factor analyzes 1959 Detroit Area Study data from white Protestants, African American Protestants, & white Catholics; compensatory & evolutionary predictions were not borne out.

    Associated Search Terms: Deprivation; Evolution, societal; United States, Michigan, Detroit; Experience; Catholic, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.; Factor analysis; African Americans
  • Religion and Evolution.
    Pepper, George B. (1970)
    Sociological Analysis 31:2: 78-91.

    Reviews, redefines, & advocates social evolution as a perspective for the study of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal
  • Religious Evolution.
    Bellah, Robert N. (1964)
    American Sociological Review 29: 358-374. [Also in Robert N. Bellah, Beyond Belief. Essays on Religion in a Post-Traditional World (New York: Harper & Row, 1970), pp. 20-50]

    Also in The Robert Bellah Reader, ed. by Robert N. Bellah and Steven M. Tipton. Durnah, North Craolina, Duke Univrsity Press, 2006, pp. 23-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution, societal
  • Une étude sur l'Islam.
    Rodinson, Maxime (1963)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 15: 137-143.

    Review essay on W. Montgomery Watt's Islam and the Integration of Society (London, 1961).

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Integration (societal)
  • Islam and the Integration of Society.
    Watt, W. Montgomery (1961)
    London: Routledge & Kegan Paul.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Integration (societal)
  • Religion and the Integration of Society.
    Glock, Charles Y. (1960)
    Review of Religious Research 2:2: 49-61. [Also in Charles Y. Glock and Rodney Stark, Religion and Society in Tension (Chicago: Rand McNally, 1965), ch. 9]

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (societal)
  • The Lutheran Community and American Society: A Study in Religion as a Condition of Social Accommodation.
    Maurer, Heinrich Herman (1928)
    American Journal of Sociology 34: 282-295.

    Case study of Christianity rationalizing the relationship between in & out groups, thereby providing a framework for the integration of groups within society.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, U.S.A.; Accommodation; Integration (societal); Assimilation
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