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  • Authority and Performance. Sociological Perspectives on the Council of Chalcedon (AD 431).
    Amirav, Hagit (2015)
    Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse analysis; Councils; Goffman, Erving; Historical; Impression management; Network; Sociolinguistics
  • Touloutoutou and Tet Mare churches: Language, class and Protestantism in the Haitian diaspora of the Bahamas.
    Louis, Bertin M., Jr. (2012)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 41:2: 216-230.

    "Touloutoutou" and "Tet Mare" are terms for hifalutin & ordinary speech.

    Associated Search Terms: Bahamas; Diaspora; Haitian Bahamians; Sociolinguistics; Stratification; Protestant, Bahamas
  • The word of God and "our words." The Bible and translation in a Mam Maya context.
    Samson, C. Mathews (2009)
    In James S. Bielo (ed.) The Social Life of Scriptures. Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Biblicism. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 44-79.

    Studies the translation of the New Testament & use of languages among Maya people, especially Presbyterians, in Guatemala.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Presbyterian, Guatemala; Mayan; Guatemala; Missions, Guatemala
  • The Ritual Roots of Society and Culture.
    Bellah, Robert N. (2003)
    In Michele Dillon (ed.) Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 31-44.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Music; Ritual
  • Citing[sighting] up: Words, sounds, and reading scripture in Jamaica.
    Pulis, John W. (1999)
    In John W. Pulis (ed.) Religion, Diaspora, and Cultural Identity: A Reaer in the Anglophone Caribbean. Amsterdam: Gordon & Breach, pp. 357-365.

    Associated Search Terms: Jamaica; Language; Sociolinguistics
  • Religious language.
    Keane, Webb (1997)
    Annual Review of Anthropology 26: 47-71.

    Associated Search Terms: Language; Sociolinguistics
  • Articulating Religious Meaning in Conversation: Variations in Linguistic Style by Subdenominational Religious Group.
    Bouma, Gary D., and Michael Clyne (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 37;2: 132-146.

    Language patterns correlate with different spiritual orientations of 3 Australian Anglican groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Australia; Sociolinguistics; Anglican, Australia
  • Gender Patterns in the Qur'an: A Sociolinguistic Approach.
    Aziz, Ahmad Khalil (1995)
    American Journal of Islamic Social Science 12: 309-319.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Gender; Sociolinguistics
  • Nachwirkungum der Konfessinalisierung in Wortkultur und Wirtschaftethik deutscher Regionen.
    Ay, Karl-Ludwig (1995)
    Sociologia internationalis 33:1: 19-47.

    Examines different economic ethics in linguistic cultures in regions of Germany.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Germany; Economic; Sociolinguistics
  • Evidentiality in Ritual Discourse: The Social Construction of Religious Meaning.
    Szuchewycz, Bohdan G. (1994)
    Language in Society 23:3: 389-410.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Pentecostal, Catholic, Ireland; Ireland; Sociolinguistics; Catholic, Ireland
  • The Gospel of John and the Sociology of Light. Language and Characterization in the Fourth Gospel.
    Petersen, Norman R. (1993)
    Valley Forge, Pennsylvania: Trinity Press International.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Sociolinguistics; Deprivation
  • Up-full sounds: Language, identity, and the world-view of Rastafari.
    Pulis, John W. (1993)
    Ethnic Groups 10: 185-200.

    Associated Search Terms: Language; Sociolinguistics; Rastafarian
  • "Nenn's wie Du willst..." Religiöse Semantik unter der Bedingung struktureller Individualisierung.
    Krüggeler, Michael (1991)
    Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Soziologie/Revue suisse de sociologie 17:3: 455-472. Comment by Gilbert Vincent 17:3: 473-483.

    Factor analyzes Swiss survey data; develops an empirical typology of respondent with types that correlate with practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Syncretism; Sociolinguistics; Meaning; Factor analysis; Switzerland; Practice
  • The Language of Religion: A Sociolinguistic Perspective.
    Webster, Jonathan (1988)
    In M. Ghadessy (ed.) Registers of Written English. London: Pitner, pp. 85-107.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics
  • Let Your Words Be Few: Symbolism of Speaking and Silence among Seventeenth-Century Quakers.
    Bauman, Richard (1983)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Quaker; Sociolinguistics
  • Liturgies and Trials. The Secularization of Religious Language.
    Fenn, Richard K. (1982)
    New York: Pilgrim

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Sociolinguistics; Law
  • Secular Constraints on Religious Language.
    Fenn, Richard K. (1980)
    Annual Review of the Social Sciences of Religion 4: 61-83.

    Observes the translation of religious into secular language.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Secularization
  • Making Sense of Glossolalic Nonsense.
    Samarin, William J. (1979)
    Social Research 46:1: 88-105.

    Based on field data & questionnaires. An understanding of the folk linguistics of the U.S. in general helps in understanding both glossolalists & those who comment on them.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Glossolalia; Pentecostal, neo
  • A Sociological Interpretation of the Language-Behavior of Old-Time Pentecostals.
    Homan, Roger (1978)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Lancaster.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal; Sociolinguistics
  • Interpersonal Communication in Pentecostal Meetings.
    Homan, Roger (1978)
    Sociological Review 26:3: 499-518.

    Studies linguistic behavior in Pentecostal meetings, based on 4 years observation in England, Wales, Canada, & the U.S.A..; focuses on the indirectness of interpersonal transactions.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Pentecostal; Participant observation
  • Le Langage Autorisé: Note sur les Conditions Sociales de l'Efficacité du Discours Rituel.
    Bourdieu, Pierre (1975)
    Actes de la recherche en sciences sociales 5/6: 183-190.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Sociolinguistics
  • A Sociolinguistic Study of Christian Science Oral Testimonies.
    Demarest, Janice L. (1975)
    Working Papers in Sociolinguistics No. 26. Austin, Texas: Southwest Educational Development Laboratory.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Science; Testimonial; Sociolinguistics
  • The Contribution of Socio-linguistics to the Study of Religion.
    Suojanen, Päivikki (1974)
    Temenos 10: 114-146.

    Focuses on the situatedness of religious discourse; provides examples.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics
  • Frontières du Sens, Frontières du Pouvoir. Le Discours du Clergé d'Amérique Latine, 1966-1970.
    Costa, Ricardo (1974)
    Paris: Centre Lebret.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Clergy; Power; Latin America
  • Colonisation Portugaise et Discours Religieux. Analyse Sociologique du Contenu des Discours Produits par les Principaux Acteurs Religieux et Politiques dans le Champ Colonial Portugais (1946-1973).
    Legrand, Michel (1974)
    Louvain: Centre de Recherches Socio-Religieuses.

    Associated Search Terms: Content analysis; Sociolinguistics; Portugal; Colonialism
  • Analyse du Discours Religieux et Socologie.
    Dassetto, Felice (1973)
    Louvain: FERES.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics
  • Pratiques Signifiantes et Sociologie: En Guise de Conclusion.
    Dassetto, Felice, and André Rousseau (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 497-504.

    Reviews sociological issues occasioned by a journal issue on linguistics. The object of cultural sociology is addressed anew, but with the sociologist at an artificial remove.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics
  • Linguistique, analyse du discours, théorie des signs.
    Doneux, Jean Léonce (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 367-387.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics
  • L'Analyse Socio-Linguistique de Deux Documents Pontificaus: l'Encyclique "Rerum Novarum: (1891) et la "Lettre au Cardinal Roy"--Mécanismes Didactiques et Structure de leur Modèle Idéologique.
    Legrand, Michel, and Pierre Meyers (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 427-457.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Catholic
  • La legitimation concurrente de Gazzada. Analyse sociologique d'une pratique semiotique.
    Baers, Paul (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 459-473.

    Analyzes the Gazzada Report, a study of the Dutch New Catechism by theologians appointed by the Dutch hierarchy & by the Vatican.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Catholic, Netherlands; Semiotics
  • Le Modèle d'Autorité dans l'Église.
    Billoen, Étienne van (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 405-425.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Sociolinguistics; Authority
  • Discours Religieux et Métamorphose des Pratiques Sociales.
    Rousseau, André, and Felice Dassetto (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 389-403.

    Considers homilies as part of a ritual context.

    Associated Search Terms: Preaching; Change; Sociolinguistics
  • Le Modle d'Autorité dans l'Église.
    VanBilloen, Étienne (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 405-425.

    Analyzes the mode of discourse of Pope Paul VI.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Catholic; Pope; Authority; Discourse
  • Univers mental et stratégie des évêques. La declaration des évêques de Belgique sur l'avortement.
    Mormont, Marc, Catherine Mougenot, and Danielle Ruquoy (1973)
    Social Compass 20:3: 475-496.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Abortion; Catholic, Belgium; Belgium; Bishop
  • Le Discours de Carême de Partage; Savoir Religieux et Pouvoir de Conviction, Analyses Sémiotiques et Réflexions Sociologiques.
    Rousseau, André, and Felice Dassetto (1972)
    Brussels & Louvain: Centre de Recherches Socio-Religieuses.

    Associated Search Terms: Lent; Sociolinguistics
  • Religionssoziologische und sprachstrukturelle Aspekte des Entwicklungsproblems in der islamischen Welt.
    Freund, Wolfgang S. (1971)
    In Günter Dux, Thomas Luckmann, and Joachim Matthes (eds.), Internationales Jahrbuch für Religionssoziologie 7. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 105-125.

    Examines the inner-worldly ethic of Islam & its manner of thought as a function of the Arabic language.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Sociolinguistics; Inner-worldly asceticism
  • Discours Religieux et Pouvoir Social: Les Responsables Catholiques devant la Crise Française de Mai 1968.
    Defois, Gérard (1971)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 16/32: 85-106.

    Characterizes public discourse of Catholic influentials occasioned by the 1968 French political crisis.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, France; France; Sociolinguistics; Catholic, France
  • Phonetic Analysis of Glossolalia in Four Cultural Settings.
    Goodman, Felicitas D. (1969)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 8:2: 227-239. Comment by William J. Samarin 11:3 (1972): 293-296. Reply by Felicitas D. Goodman 11:3: 297-299.

    Uses 1960s recordings in the Streams of Power movement on St. Vincent, a tent revival in Columbus, Ohio, a church in Houston, Texas, & a Pentecostal church in Mexico City.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Sociolinguistics
  • The Sociolinguistics of Glossolalia.
    Wolfram, Walter A. (1966)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Hartford Seminary Foundation.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Sociolinguistics
  • The Language Transition in Some Lutheran Denominations.
    Hofman, John E. (1966)
    In Joshua A. Fishman et al. (eds.), Language Loyalty in the United States. The Hague: Mouton, pp. 139-155. [Also in Joshua A. Fishman (ed.), Readings in the Sociology of Language (The Hague: Mouton, 1968), pp. 620-638]

    Analyzes data from 1917 & after.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, Missouri Synod; Norwegian Americans; Sociolinguistics; Assimilation; Norwegian Lutheran Church in America
  • Les Fréquences des Prénoms de Baptême en France. Rite de Dénominátion et Linguistique Statistiques.
    Maître, Jacques (1964)
    Année sociologique Sér. 3 (1964): 31-74.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; France; Baptism
  • Religious Speech Community and Reinforcement of Belief.
    Wermlund, Sven (1958)
    Acta sociologica 3:2/3: 132-146.

    The religious speech community works through its communal character as much as through denotation.

    Associated Search Terms: Community; Sociolinguistics; Socialization
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