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  • (Un)Believing in Modern Society. Religion, Spirituality, and Religious-Secular Competition.
    Stolz, Jorg, Judith Konemann, Mallory Schneuwly Purdie, Thomas Engleberger, and Michael Kruggeler (2016)
    Florence, Kentucky: Taylor & Francis/Routledge.

    Finds institutional, alternative, distanced, & secular categories relevant, using quantitative & qualitative Swiss data.

    Associated Search Terms: Spirituality; Secular; Switzerland; Competition
  • Vieillir au couvent: stratégies des congrégations et paradoxe des laïcités.
    Anchisi, Annick, Laurent Amiotte-Suchet, and Kevin Toffel (2016)
    Social Compass 63:1: 3-19.

    Study of Sisters of Charity in France & merged religious congregations in Switzerland; as members' average ages increased, they turned to care for the aging, including their own members, running facilities within government programs designed for all aged persons.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Switzerland; Catholic, France; Sisters of Charity; Orders/congregations; Gerontology
  • S'inscrire dans l'espace public en tant que musulman en Suisse.
    Monnot, Christophe (2015)
    Social Compass 62:2: 199-211.

    Tension between Islam as formally represented & organized at the canton level in Switzerland, & media figures presenting an image of Swiss Islam.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Organisations islamiques en Europe et aux États-Unis: les perspectifves interdisciplinaires et ascendantes.
    Kortmann, Matthias, and Kerstin Rosenow-Williams (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 541-555.

    Meta-analysis of studies of Muslim organizations in majority non-Muslim nations shows that such environments provide resources but also impose restrictions on the structures and objectives of the organizations.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Switzerland; Spain; Poland; Lithuania; Islam, Poland; Islam, Lithuania; Islam, Latvia; Islam, Estonia; Great Britain; Germany; France; Belgium; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Switzerland; Islam, Spain; Islam, Netherlands; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Belgium; Netherlands; United States; Estonia; Latvia
  • Suicide and religion: New evidence on the differences between Protestantism and Catholicism.
    Torgler, Benno,and Christoph Schaltegger (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:2: 316-340.

    Data on Swiss cantons show Catholicism inversely predicting suicide rates & acceptance of suicide.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Switzerland; Suicide; Switzerland; Catholic, Switzerland
  • Patterns of religious education policy in Switzerland: The long arm of distanced Chrsitians?
    Jödicke, Ansgar, and Andrea Rota (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:4: 722-738.

    Based on interviews with key participants in the provision of religious education in Swiss public schools. What had been a controversy historically has settled into a consensus.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Switzerland
  • Use of Islam in the definition of foreign otherness in Switzerland: A comprative analysis of media discourse between 1970-2004.
    Lindemann, Anaid, and Jörg Stolz (2014)
    Islamophobia Studies Journal (online) 2:44-58.

    Associated Search Terms: Media; Islam, Switzerland; Switzerland; Discourse; Prejudice, anti-Islamic
  • Being recognizable in order to overcome the crisis: The ambivalence of Islamic actors' struggle for visibility in France and Switzerland.
    Monnot, Christophe, and Alexandre Piettre (2014)
    In Gladys Ganiel, Heidemarie Winkel, and Christophe Monnot (eds.) Religion in Times of Crisis. Leiden: Brill, pp. 153-171.

    In France & Switzerland there was a tension between being visible in order to press for Muslims' rights & being visibly distinct to maintain cultural coherence in the Muslim minority. Based on participant observation in public forums in both nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Participant observation; Assimilation; Comparative; France; Islam, France; Islam, Switzerland
  • Die zweite Generation der Tibeter in der Schweiz: Identitätsaushandlungen und Formen buddhistischer Religiosität.
    Schlieter, Jens, Marietta Kind, and Tina Laurer (2014)
    Zurich: Seismo.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Buddhist, Tibetan, Switzerland; Identity; Tibetan Swiss
  • Appartenances en fête: entre l’ordinaire et le spectaculaire.
    Salzbrunn, Monika (2014)
    Social Compass 61:2: 250-260.

    Observes the Murid Sufi brotherhood in Harlem & Paris, & the Catholic Church in Saint Maurice, Switzerland using public spectacle to attract migrants. Comments by François Gauthier, pp. 261-271.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Feast; Mouride; Pilgrimage; Spectacle; African Americans; Catholic, Switzerland; United States, New York, New York; Switzerland, Saint Maurice; France, Paris; African Swiss; African French
  • The impact of religion on the political participation of Muslims: The case of Switzerland.
    Giugni, Marco, Matteo Gianni, and Noémi Michel (2013)
    In Joep de Hart, Paul Dekker, and Loek Halman (eds.) Religion and Civil Society in Europe. Dordrecht: Springer, pp. 251-266.

    Analyzes 2009 telephone interview data from Muslims in Switzerland. Religion favors political participation through institutional involvement, not beliefs or personal piety.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Islam, Switzerland; Politics, Switzerland
  • Le phénomène évangélique, analyse d'un milieu compétitif.
    Stolz, Jörg, Olivier Favre, Caroline Gachet, and Emmanuelle Buchard (2013)
    Genève: Labor et Fides.

    Associated Search Terms: Competition; Evangelical, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Être musulman en Suisse hors mosque.
    Salzbrunn, Monika (2013)
    In Christophe Monnot (ed.) La Suisse des mosquées. Derrière la voile de l'unité musulman. Genève: Labor et Fides, pp. 243-248.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Performer l'islam, dessiner les contour de la "communauté musulmane" de Suisse. Le Conseil central islamique suisse comme performance de l'islam "authentique".
    Schneuwly Purdie, Mallory (2013)
    In Christophe Monnot (ed.) La Suisse des mosquées. Derrière la voile de l'unité musulman. Genève: Labor et Fides, pp. 151-171.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Islam, Switzerland; Organization
  • Citoyennes et musulmanes: Le partage du religieux et du politique dans l'horizon de reconnaissance d'une association musulmane à Genève.
    Marzi, Eva (2013)
    In Christophe Monnot (eds) La suisse des mosquées. Derrière le voile du l'unité musulmane. Geneva: Laboret Fides, pp. 173-198.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Switzerland; Politics, Switzerland; State; Switzerland, Geneva
  • Croire ensemble. Analyse institutionnelle du paysage religieux en Suisse.
    Monnot, Christophe (2013)
    Zurich: Seismo.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Regionalism
  • Muslims' integration in Switzerland: Securitizing democracy, weakening democracy?
    Gianni, Marco (2013)
    In X. Gullaume and J. Huysmans (eds.) Security and Citizenship: The Constitution of Political Being. London: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Switzerland; Switzerland; Democracy; Assimilation
  • L'"organisation" des musulmans de Suisse. Dynamiques endogènes et injonctions de la société majoritaire.
    Mesgarzadeh, S., S. Nedjar, and M. Bennani-Chaïbi (2013)
    In Christophe Monnot (ed.) La Suisse des mosquées. Derrière la voile de l'unité musulman. Genève: Labor et Fides, pp. 53-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Switzerland; Minority; Switzerland; Organization
  • Les mosquées bosniaques face au double stigmate du "Yougo" et du musulman.
    Behloul, Samuel M. (2013)
    In Christophe Monnot (ed.) La Suisse des mosquées. Derrière la voile de l'unité musulman. Genève: Labor et Fides, pp. 77-95.

    Associated Search Terms: Bosnian Swiss; Islam, Switzerland; Minority; Stigma; Switzerland
  • Religious education between the state and religious communities.
    Rota, Andrea (2013)
    In Ansgar Jödicke (ed.) Religious Education Politics, the State, and Society. Wiesbaden: Ergon, pp. 105-127.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Switzerland; Education
  • Migrations africaines et pentecôtisme en Suisse: Des dispositifs rituels au commerce de l’onction.
    Rey, Jeanne (2013)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Institut de Hautes Études Internationales et du Développement, Genève.

    Associated Search Terms: Commodification; Switzerland, Geneva; Ritual objects; Migration; African Swiss; Pentecostal, Switzerland
  • Mesurer la pratique religieuse. Différentes mesures, différents taux? Analyse comparative à partir de la Suisse.
    Monnot, Christophe (2012)
    Archives de Scineces Sociales des Religions 158: 137-56.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Survey; Methodology
  • Gendered religion in prison? Comparing men and women's expressed religiosity in Switzerland.
    Becci, Irene, and Mallory Schneuwly Purdie (2012)
    Women's Studies 41:6:702-727.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology; Switzerland; Gender
  • Religion or culture? The public relations and self-presentation strategies of Bosnian Muslims in Switzerland compared with other Muslims.
    Behloul, Samuel M. (2012)
    In Marko Valenta and Sabrina P. Ramet (eds.) The Bosnian Diaspora. Integration in Transnational Communities. London: Ashgate, pp. 301-318.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Bosnian Swiss; Islam, Switzerland
  • Les communautés religieuses dans le canton de Fribourg. Aperçu, évolution, relations et perspectives. Rapport établi par l’Institut Religioscope sur mandat du Conseil d’État du canton de Fribourg.
    Mayer, Jean-François (2012)
    www.fr.ch/diaf/files/pdf46/Rapport_Religioscope_F.pdf (consulté le 30 mars 2015)

    Associated Search Terms: Orders/congregations; Switzerland, Fribourg Canton
  • Imprisoned Religion. Transformations of Religion during and after Imprisonment in Eastern Germany.
    Becci, Irene (2012)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Based on qualitative studies. The focus is on prisons in eastern Germany after the reunification of the country, but the volume includes comparative material from the author's prison studies in Switzerland and Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prisoners; Italy; Prison chaplain; State; Comparative; Penology; Germany
  • Die religiösen Gemeinschaften in der Schweiz: Eigenschaften, Aktivitäten, Entwicklung.
    Stolz, Jörg, Mark Chaves, Christophe Monnot and Laurent Amiott-Suchet. (2011)
    Bern: Swiss National Science Foundation.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland
  • A country without minarets: Analysis of the background and meaning of the Swiss vote of 29 November 2009.
    Mayer, Jean-François (2011)
    Religion 41: 11-28.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Politics, Switzerland; Islam, Switzerland
  • L'enseignement religieux de l'état et des communautés: Une étude sur la présence publique des religions en Romandie et au Tessin.
    Rota, Andrea (2011)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Universität Fribourg.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Switzerland
  • Egalité des sexes et régulation institutionnelle de l'altérité racisée: une analyse psychosociale des attitudes politiques envers les musulmans en Suisse.
    Gianettoni, Lavinia (2011)
    Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Soziologie 37:3: 507-524.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Islam, Switzerland; Politics, Switzerland; Prejudice, anti-Islamic
  • "Silence...Nous sommes en direct avec Allah." L'émergence d'intervenants musulmans en contexte carcéral.
    Schneuwly Purdie, Mallory (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 105-121.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Switzerland
  • Religion's multiple locations in prison. Germany, Italy, Switzerland. .
    Becci, Irene (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 65-84.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prison chaplain; Penology; Germany; Italy
  • 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)
  • Die Zunkunft der Reformierten. Megatrends--Wirkungen--Reaktionen.
    Stolz, Jörg, and Edmée Ballif (2010)
    Zurich: TVZ.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Changing religiosity, changing politics? The influence of traditional and post-traditional forms of religiosity on poltiical attiudes.
    Tresch, Anke, and Sarah Nicolet (2010)
    In H. Kriesi and S. Hug (eds.) Value Change in Switzerland. Lanham, Maryland: Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Switzerland; Switzerland; Change
  • Pratiquer la religion ensemble. Analyse des paroisses et communautés religieuses en Suisse dans une perspective de sociologie des organisations.
    Monnot, Christophe (2010)
    Thesis, l'Université du Lausanne.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Organization; Parish
  • Schulischer Religionsunterrich: Eine religionswissenschaftlich-soziologische Untersuchung.
    Frank, Katharina (2010)
    Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Switzerland; Germany
  • La Religion Visible. Pratiques et Croyances en Suisse.
    Campiche, Roland J. (2010)
    Lausanne: Presses Polytechniques et Universitaires Romandes.

    Reviews a variety of surveys of religion in Switzerland, often making comparisons to the rest of Europe.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Belief; Family; Membership; Pluralism; State; Change; Switzerland
  • Citoyenneté et integration des musulmans en Suisse: adaptation aux norms ou participation à leur definition?
    Gianni, Marco (2009)
    In M. Schneuwly Purdie, M. Jenny, and M. Gianni (eds.) Musulmans en Suisse: intégrations et identités plurielles. Genève: Labor et Fides, pp. 73-93.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Assimilation; Islam, Switzerland
  • Changing religiosity, changing politics? The influence of "belonging" and "believing" on political attitudes in Switzerland.
    Nicole, Sarah, and Anke Tresch (2009)
    Politics and Religion 2:1: 76-99.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Accommodating Religious Diversity.
    Pfaff-Czarnecka, Joanna (2009)
    In Paul Bramadat and Matthias Koenig (eds.) Switzerland. International Migration and the Governance of Religious Diversity. Montréal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, pp. 225-258.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Migrant; Switzerland; Pluralism
  • De l'affliction à la prédication: quand les souffrants parlent à la communauté.
    Monnot, Christophe (2009)
    Social Compass 56:2: 214-225.

    Examines 4 testimonies in a charismatic service; discourse about suffering & requests for prayers raise the status of the ill from stigmatized.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Participant observation; Stigma; Switzerland, Geneva; Pentecostal, Switzerland
  • Explaining Religiosity: Towards a Unified Theoretical Model.
    Stolz, Jörg (2009)
    British Journal of Sociology 60:2: 345-376.

    Sees deprivation, control, socialization, cultural production, & ethnicity as complementary causal mechansims. Swiss data show socialization as crucial for Christianity & deprivation, gender, & age for alternative religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Socialization; Social control; Ethnic; Deprivation; Culture
  • Salvation Goods and the Religious Market in the Cultic Milieu.
    Mayer, Jean-François (2008)
    In Jörg Stolz (ed.) Salvation Goods and Religious Markets. Theory and Applications. Bern: Peter Lang, pp. 257-273.

    Gives Swiss examples of market behavior among new age enterpreneurs.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Religious goods; Market model; Quasi-religion; New age
  • Die Evangelikalen: Überzeugte Christen in einer zunehmend säkularisierten Welt.
    Favre, Olivier, and Jörg Stolz (2007)
    In Martin Bauman and Jörg Stolz (eds.) Eine Schweiz--viele Religionen. Bielefeld: Transcript, pp. 128-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Switzerland; Switzerland
  • Katholische Kirche in der Schweiz. Zahlen -Fakten - Entwicklungen 1996-2005.
    Husistein, Roger (2007)
    St-Gallen: SPI.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Catholic, Switzerland
  • Les musulmans et ‘islam en Suisse: les multiples facettes d’une religion du monde.
    Behloul, Samuel M., and Stéphane Lathion (2007)
    In M. Baumann and J. Stolz (eds.) La nouvelle Suisse religieuse. Genève: Labor et Fides, pp. 199-213.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Islam, Switzerland
  • Religiöse Vielfalt und Recht: Von göttlichen und menschlichen Regeln.
    Famos, Cla Reto (2007)
    In Martin Baumann and Jörg Stolz (eds.) Eine Schweiz--viele Religionen. Risiken und Chances des Zusammenlebens. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, pp. 301-312.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; State
  • Religiöse Vielfalt: Kulturelle, soziale und individuelle Formen.
    Stolz, Jörg, and Martin Baumann (2007)
    In Martin Baumann and Jörg Stolz (eds.) Eine Schweiz--viele Religionen. Risiken und Chancen des Zusammenlebens. Bielefeld: Transcript Verlag, pp. 21-38.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Switzerland; Pluralism
  • Neue Religiöse Gemeinschaften: Viele Antworten auf ein sich verändernde Welt.
    Rademacher Stefan (2007)
    In Martin Baumann and Jörg Stolz (eds.) Eine Schweiz, viele Religionen Risiken und Chancen des Zusammenlebens. Bielefeld: Transcipt, pp. 238-255.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Switzerland
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