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  • Liminal practice: Pierre Bourdieu, madness, and religion.
    Willey, Robin D. (2016)
    Social Compass 63:1: 125-141.

    The concept of "liminal" religious fields helps account for the non-rational sacred aspects of social life will maintaining the explanatory power of Bourdieu's theoretical framework.

    Associated Search Terms: Bourdieu, Pierre; Liminality; Turner, Victor
  • The Politics of Pilgrimage: The Social Construction of Ground Zero.
    Selby, Jennifer A. (2006)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) On the Road to Being There. Studies in Pilgrimage and Tourism in Late Modernity. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, pp. 159-185.

    Associated Search Terms: Disaster; Pilgrimage; Turner, Victor; Sacred
  • Desert Pilgrimage: Liminality, Transfomation, and Other at the Burning Man Festival.
    Gilmore, Lee (2006)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) On the Road to Being There. Studies in Pilgrimage and Tourism in Late Modernity. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, pp. 125-158.

    Ethnography & survey of a secular pilgrimage.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; United States, Nevada, Black Rock Desert; Communitas; Turner, Victor; Liminality; Pilgrimage; Turner, Edith
  • The Sacred and the Spanish Transition to Democracy in Spain.
    Edles, Laura Desfor (1993)
    Social Compass 40:3: 399-414.

    Interprets the Spanish transition to democracy as a ritual accomplishment; uses the categories of Victor Turner.

    Associated Search Terms: Sacred; Politics, Spain; Turner, Victor; Ritual; Spain
  • Ritual, Anti-structure, and Religion: A Discussion of Victor Turner's Processual Symbolic Analysis.
    Deflem, Mathieu (1991)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 30:1: 1-25.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-structure; Turner, Victor; Ritual
  • Correcting Misinterpretations of Turner's Theory: An African-American Pentecostal Illustration.
    Alexander, Bobby C. (1991)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 30:1: 26-44.

    Theoretical review, & illustrative case of a Brooklyn, N.Y., Pentecostal congregation.

    Associated Search Terms: Turner, Victor; United States, New York, New York; Possession; African Americans; Ritual; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • Turner and Anti-Turner in the image of Christian pilgrimage in Brazil.
    Greenfield, Sidney M. (1990)
    Anthropology of Consciousness 1: 1-8.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pilgrimage; Turner, Victor
  • Victor Turner's definition, theory and sense of ritual.
    Grimes, Ronald L. (1990)
    In Kathleen M. Ashley (ed.) Victor Turenr and the Construction of Cultural Criticism: Between Literature and Anthropology. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 141-146.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Turner, Victor
  • Pilgrimage as Spiritual Journey: An Analysis of Pilgrimage Using the Theory of V. Turner and the Resource Mobilization Approach.
    Pace, Enzo (1989)
    Social Compass 36:2: 229-244.

    Associated Search Terms: Resource mobilization; Marian; Rajneesh; Turner, Victor; Pilgrimage
  • Communitas Reconsidered: The Sociology of Andean Pilgrimage.
    Sallnow, Michael J. (1981)
    Man 16: 163-182.

    Based on field work among Quechua peasants in Cuzco; rather than communitas, pilgrimage brought conflicting interpretations into play.

    Associated Search Terms: Peru, Cuzco; Turner, Victor; Pilgrimage; Communitas; Catholic, Peru
  • Myth and Symbol Analysis of Claude LÚvi-Strauss and Victor Turner.
    Wieting, Stephen G. (1972)
    Social Compass 19:2: 139-154.

    Associated Search Terms: Turner, Victor; Myth; Structuralism; Symbol; Levi-Strauss, Claude
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