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  • A post-secular reading of public sociology.
    Hashemi, Morteza (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 461-477.

    Critique of Michael Burroway's call for an engaged public sociology.

    Associated Search Terms: Secular; Post-secular; Value free theory
  • Christian Values in Communist China.
    Wielander, Gerda (2013)
    New York: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; China; Christian, China
  • Religiöse Identität und Wertbindungen von Jugendlichen in Deutschland.
    Gärtner, Christel (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 211-233.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Identity; Values; Youth
  • With God on Our Side. The Struggle for Workers' Rights in a Catholic Hospital.
    Reich, Adam D. (2012)
    Ithaca, new York: Cornell University Press/ILR Press.

    It was necessary for a unionization campaign at a religiously-sponsored hospital to engage issues of values & theology, not simply material interests.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Catholic, U.S.A.; Emotion; Gramsci, Antonio; Hospital; Labor; Orders/congregations; Social justice; Social movement; United States, California, Santa Rosa
  • Religious values and economic growth: A review and assessment of recent studies.
    deJong, Eelke (2011)
    In Gerrie ter Haar (ed.) Religion and Development: Ways of Transforming the World. New York: Columbia University Press, pp. 111-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Development; Economic; Values
  • A Portrait of Israeli Jews: Beliefs, Observance, and Values of Israeli Jews, 2009.
    Keissar-Sugarmen, Ayala (2011)
    Jerusalem: The Guttman Center for Surveys of the Israel Democracy Institute.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Jewish, Israel; Values; Israel; Belief
  • 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 Religiosity of Youth in Australia and Thailand.
    Hughes, Philip (2010)
    In Giuseppe Giordan (ed.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Vol. 1: Youth and Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 115-145.

    Mostly descriptive statistics from youth surveys in Australia & Thailand.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Youth; Values; Thailand; Practice; Australia
  • Political Justice and Religious Values.
    Andrain, Charles F. (2008)
    New York: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Politics, U.S.A.; Justice
  • The Questioning Mind. Faith and Values of the New Generation.
    Mikkola, Teje, Kati Niemelä, and Juha Petterson (2007)
    Tampere: Church Research Institute.

    Associated Search Terms: Youth; Belief; Finland; Values
  • Religious zones, economic development and modern value orientations: Individual versus contextual effects.
    Yuchtman-Yaar, Ephraim, and Yasmin Alkalay (2007)
    Social Science Research 36: 789-807.

    Associated Search Terms: Development; Levels of inclusiveness; Values
  • A decline of religious values?
    Halman, Loek, and Thorleif Pettersson (2006)
    In Peter Ester, Michael Braun, and Peter Mohler (eds.) Globalization, Value Change and Generations. Leiden: Brill, pp. 31-60.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Values; Generations
  • Une communauté inscrit dans la socialité: valeurs et identités des Juifs de France.
    Cohen, Erik (2004)
    Obseratoire du Monde Juif 10-11: 7-14.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Jewish, France; Values; France
  • Werte und wertewandel religiöser Orientierungsmuster in komparativer Perspective: Religiosität und Individualisierlung in Ostdeutschland und Osteuropa.
    Müller, Olaf, Gert Pickel, and Detlef Pollack (2003)
    In Michael Brocker, Hartmut Behr, and Mathias Hildebrandt (eds.) Religion--Staat-Politik. Zur Rolle der Religion in der nationalen und international Politik. Wiesbaden: Westdeutscher Verlag, pp. 99-126.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Europe, eastern; Germany, East; Comparative; Individualism
  • Konfessionslosigkeit in Ostdeutschland.
    Storch, Kersten (2003)
    In Christel Gärtner, Detlef Pollack, and Monika Wahlrab-Sahr (eds.) Atheismus und religiöser Indifferenz. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 231-245.

    Gathers previously publsihed data on church non-membership in East Germany & their correlations with values.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Germany, East; Germany; Atheist, Germany
  • A Portrait of Israeli Jewry: Beliefs, Observances, and Values among Israeli Jews 2000.
    Levy, Shlomit, Hanna Levinson, and Elihu Katz (2002)
    Jerusalem: The Guttman Center fo rSuyrveys of the Israel Democracy Institute.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Belief; Israel; Jewish, Israel; Values
  • The importance of religiosity and values in predicting political attitudes: Evidence for the continuing importance of religiosity in Flanders (Belgium).
    Duriez, Bart, Patrick Luyten, Boris Snauwaert, and Dirk Hutsebaut (2002)
    Mental Health, Religion and Culture 5:1: 35-54.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Flanders; Politics, Belgium; Religiosity; Values
  • Religion as Diffusion of Values.
    Cipriani, Roberto (2001)
    In Richard K. Fenn (ed.), The Blackwell Companion to Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Blackwell, pp. 292-305.

    Associated Search Terms: Diffused religion; Italy; Values
  • The Spirit of Capitalism?: Religious Doctrine, Values, and Economic Attitude Constructs.
    Barker, David C., and Christopher Jan Carman (2000)
    Political Behavior 22:1: 1-27.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Values
  • L'enseignement religieux ŕ l'école publique dans l'Est de la France: une tradition entre déliquescence et recomposition.
    Willaime, Jean-Paul (2000)
    Social Compass 47:3: 383-395.

    In the Alsace-Moselle region, unlike the rest of France, government provides religious education. Student participation declined historically, but it has revived after the curriculum began to emphasize general values.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; France, Alsace-Moselle; Values
  • Korean Religious Culture and Its Affinity to Christianity: The Rise of Protestant Christianity in South Korea.
    Kim, Andrew Eungi (2000)
    Sociology of Religion 61:2: 117-133.

    Parallels between shaminism & some strains of Protestant Christianity explain the growth of the latter in Korea.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Korea; Korea (South); Magic; Values; Shamanism
  • Devotees of Krishna in Hungary.
    Kamarás, István (1999)
    ISKON Communications Journal 7:2: 13-22.

    Highlights opposition to ISKON in Hungary; includes 1995-97 survey comparison of Krishnas' & Catholics' values.

    Associated Search Terms: Hare Krishna, Hungary; Hungary; Values; Catholic, Hungary
  • Wertewandel und die Krise dr Kirchen. Ein deutsch-französischer Vergleich.
    Bizeul, Yves (1998)
    In R. Köcher and J. Schild (eds.) Wertewandel in Deutschland und Frankreich. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 93-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Germany; Change; Comparative; France
  • The Mobilization of Prophecy: A Challenge to the Churches of Northern Ireland.
    McAllister, Ronald J. (1998)
    In Anson Shupe and Bronislaw Misztal (eds.) Religion, Mobilization, and Social Action. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 160-173.

    Based on homilies heard in Northern Ireland; Protestants & Catholics there have different values, even as the churches attempt to promote peace.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Preaching; Peace/war; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Values; Social control
  • On the Social Affinity between Religion and Values: A Multi-Disciplinary Consideration.
    Blasi, Anthony J. (1995)
    In Luigi Tomasi (ed.), Values and Post-Soviet Youth. The Problem of Transition. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 29-65.

    An intellectual history & phenomenology of the affinity between religion & values.

    Associated Search Terms: Phenomenology; Values
  • Teenage Religion and Values.
    Francis, Leslie J., and W.E. Kay (1995)
    Leominster, U.K.: Grace-wing.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Values
  • La Religiositŕ in Sicilia.
    Canta, Carmelina Chiara (1995)
    Caltanissetta: Sciascia.

    Analyzes 1994 interview data from Sicily; shows percentages of types of adherent & public opinion on various topics.

    Associated Search Terms: Magic; Belief; Italy, Sicily; Politics, Italy; Dimensions of religiosity; Practice; Values; Education; Age; Factor analysis; Membership
  • Religious and moral values.
    Hornsby-Smith, Michael P., and Chris Whelan (1994)
    In Chris Whelan (ed.) Values and Social Change in Ireland. Dublin: Gill & Macmillan, pp. 7-44.

    Associated Search Terms: Ireland; Values
  • Practicing Virtues: Moral Traditions at Quaker and Military Boarding Schools.
    Hays, Kim (1994)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Describes similarities & differences in the moral values of military & Quaker boarding schools in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Quaker, U.S.A.; Education; Values
  • In Search of a Peculiar People: Are Mormon Families Really Different?
    Heaton, Tim B., Kristen L. Goodman, and Thomas B. Holman (1994)
    In Marie Cornwall, Tim B. Heaton, and Lawrence A. Young (eds.), Contemporary Mormonism. Social Science Perspectives. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, pp. 87-117.

    Analyzes interview data from adults in the U.S.; compares Mormons & others.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Mormon, U.S.A.; Marriage; Family size; Socialization; Values
  • Culture Shift and Generational Population Replacement: Individualization, Secularization, and Moral Value Change in Contemporary Scandinavia.
    Pettersson, Thorleif (1994)
    In Thorleif Pettersson and Ole Riis (eds.) Scandinavian Values. Religion and Morality in the Nordic Countries. Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis. Psychologia et Sociologia Religionum 10, pp. 197-212.

    Analyzes 1981 & '90 European Values Study data; shows changes over the interim.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Scandinavia; Family; Change; Religiosity; Moral; Sexual attitudes
  • Wie Europa lebt und glaubt. Europeische Wertstudie.
    Zulehner, Paul M., and Hermann Denz (1993)
    Dusseldorf: Patmos Verlag.

    Associated Search Terms: European Values Study; Europe
  • Belges, heureux et satisfaits. Les valeurs des Belges dans les années 90.
    Voyé, Liliane, Bernadette Bawin-Legros, Jan Kerkhofs, and Karel Dobbelaere (1992)
    Bruxelles: Fondation Roi Baudouin, De Boeck Université.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Values
  • La religione dei valori: indagine nella Sicilia centrale.
    Cipriani, Roberto (1992)
    Caltanisetta & Roma: Salvatore Sciascia Editore.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, Sicily; Values
  • Value Outcome of Catholic Higher Education.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1992)
    In Daniel Ross (ed.), Value Development in the University Classroom. Taiwan: Fu Jen University, pp. 9-33.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Education; Catholic
  • Croyance et valeurs d'étudiants se déclarant sans religions.
    Denéfle, Sylvette (1992)
    In Yves Lambert and Guy Michelat (eds.) Crépuscules des religions chez les jeunes? Paris: l'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist; Students; Belief; Values
  • Religion and Development in Hindu Society.
    Oommen, T.K. (1992)
    Social Compass 39;1: 67-75.; Comment by Otto Mduro 39:1: 77-80.

    Observes that it is not formal theology but daily values that are responsible for any association between religions & development; gives the Hindu example.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Values; Development; Everyday life; Hindu
  • La Religion et la Recomposition du Symbolique chez les Jeunes Français.
    Lambert, Yves (1991)
    Social Compass 38;4: 357-372.

    Describes a postmodern era in which axiologies assume greater force than ideologies (including religions) because of increasingly limited utility of idea systems; finds this "monotheism of values" especially characteristic of western youth.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Values; Belief; Humanist, France
  • Religious Commitment, Yuppie Values, and Well-being in Post-collegiate Life.
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1991)
    Review of Religious Research 32:3: 244-251.

    Analyzes 1987-88 questionnaire data from 1979, '82, & '83 graduates of northeastern U.S. elite colleges.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Values; Alcohol; Well-being
  • Transmitting Values in European Malta. A Study in the Contemporary Values of Modern Society.
    Abela, Anthony M. (1991)
    Rome: Gregorian University Press/Malta: Jesuit Publications.

    Analyzes 1983-84 interview data from adult Maltese, European Values System Study Group & follow-up data.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Local/cosmopolitan; Malta; Socialization; Education; Catholic, Malta
  • Acculturation, conflits de valeurs et pratiques familiales du sacré en Algérie.
    Toualbi, Nouredine (1990)
    Revue internationale des sciences sociales 126: 595-602.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Values; Acculturation; Algeria; Conflict
  • Jesusbewegung als charismatische Wertrevolution.
    Theissen, Gerd (1989)
    New Testament Studies 35: 343-360.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Social movement; Charisma; Values
  • Protestanten, Katholiken und Nicht-Kirchenmitglieden. Ein Vergleich ihren Wert- und Orientierungsmuster.
    Lukatis, Ingrid, and Wolfgang Lukatis (1989)
    In Karl-Fritz Daiber (ed.) Religion und Konfession. Hanover: Lutherisches Verlagshaus, pp. 17-71.

    Analyzes 1982 West German survey data (ALLBUS 1982); compares values of Protestants, Catholics, & non-churched: women's role, family, work, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Germany, West; Values; Economic; Protestant, Germany; Familism; Catholic, Germany; Atheist, Germany
  • Konfessionelle Kulturen in den Niederlanden.
    Peters, Jan, and Osmund Schreuder (1989)
    In Karl-Fritz Daiber (ed.) Religion und Konfession. Hanover: Lutherisches Verlagshaus, pp. 113-138.

    Overview of Dutch confessional cultures; presents survey data on denominational commitment of Catholic, Reformed, Neo-Calvinist, & Pietist respondents. Examines political, economic, & cultural values.

    Associated Search Terms: Neo-Calvinist, Netherlands; Denomination (organizational entity); Pietist, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Economic; Values; Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands
  • Considérations sur la diversité des croyances religieuses et sur les changements des notions de valeur.
    Rudhardt, Jean (1987)
    Revue européenne des sciences sociales 25/74: 7-13.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Values
  • Mormonism and the Moral Majority Make Strange Bedfellows?: An Exploratory Critique.
    Brinkerhoff, Merlin B., Jeffrey C. Jacob, and Marlene M. MacKie (1987)
    Review of Religious Research 28:3: 236-251.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at 4 universities in the U.S. & Canada; shows a value congruence but still considerable social distance between Mormons & conservative Christians.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Mormon, Canada; Mormon, U.S.A.; Values; Conservative, Canada; Students, undergraduate
  • Religious Attitudes and Values.
    Gerard, David (1985)
    In M. Abrams, D. Gerard, and N. Timms (eds.), Values and Social Change in Britain. London: Macmillan, pp. 50-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; Great Britain
  • Religion, Values and Attitudes Toward Abortion.
    Harris, Richard J., and Edgar W. Mills (1985)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 24:2: 137-154.

    Analyzes General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Values; Abortion
  • Religion and Public Values: A Catholic-Protestant Contrast.
    Martin, David (1985)
    Review of Religious Research 26:4: 313-331.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Protestant; Comparative; Values
  • Salience as a Condition for Various Social Consequences of Religious Commitment.
    Hoge, Dean R., and Ernesto de Zulueta (1985)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 24:1: 21-38.

    Analyzes 1981 interview data from adult American Christians.

    Associated Search Terms: Values; United States; Salience; Consequential dimension
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