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  • L’Innovation utopique et les frontiers de sa reception. Tracé sociohistorique de l’insertion missionaire en Bas-Canada après 1840, entre modernité américaine et références françaises.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (2015)
    In Giuseppe Schiavone and Daniela Martina (eds.) L'Utopia: Alla Ricerca del Senso della Storia. Scritti in Onore di Cosimo Quarta. Milano: Mimesis, pp. 65-81.

    Associated Search Terms: Stranger; Canada, Quebec; Catholic, Canada; Missions; Frontier; Historical
  • Do Jews Feel Like Outsiders in America? The Impact of Anti-Semitism, Friendships, and Religious Geography.
    Alper, Becka A., and Daniel V.A. Olson (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:4: 822-830.

    Analyzes 2001 National (U.S.A.) Jewish Population Survey data. Feeling like an outsider is associated with experiences of anti-semitism, the number of Jews nearby, the proportion of friends who are Jewish, & identifying with a branch of Jewish religion (especially Orthodox).

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Stranger; Anti-Semitism
  • Conversion and Mission: Missionary Insertion and the Social Conditions of Christianization.
    Turcotte, Paul-André (2009)
    In Guiseppe Giordan (ed.) Conversion in the Age of Pluralism. Leiden: Brill, pp. 309-328.

    Missionary as foreigner, using illustrations from Catholic missions.

    Associated Search Terms: Stranger; Schutz, Alfred; Missionary; Catholic
  • The Making and Representing of Society: Religion, the Sacred and Solidarity among Strangers in a Durkheimian Perspective.
    Rosati, Massimo (2003)
    Journal of Classical Sociology 3:2: 173-196.

    Associated Search Terms: Stranger; Collective representation; Durkheim, Émile; Sacred; Solidarity
  • Echoes of the Call: Identity and Ideology among American Missionaries in Ecuador.
    Swanson, Jeffrey (1995)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on life histories of 100 Evangelical missionaries in Quito.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecuador, Quito; Evangelical, Ecuador; Missionary; Identity; Stranger
  • The Missionary as Stranger: A Phenomenological Analysis of Christian Missionaries' Encounter with the Folk Religions of Thailand.
    Cohen, Erik (1990)
    Review of Religious Research 31:4: 337-350.

    Associated Search Terms: Phenomenology; Missionary; Stranger; Missions; Thailand
  • Small-Town Jews' Integration into Their Communities.
    Schoenfeld, Eugen (1970)
    Rural Sociology 35:2: 175-190. [Also in Abraham D. Lavender (ed.) A Coat of Many Colors: Jewish Subcommunities in the United States. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1977, pp. 55-70]

    Based on interviews in small towns in southern Illinois; shows respondents highly integrated into local life rather than living as "strangers."

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; United States, Illinois; Stranger; Marginality; Minority; Integration (social)
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