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  • Photo elicitation and the visual sociology of religion.
    Williams, Roman R., and Kyle Whitehouse (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:2: 303-318.

    Describes photo elicitation.

    Associated Search Terms: Visual; Methods
  • Sacred Stories, Spiritual Tribes. Finding Religion in Everyday Life.
    Ammerman, Nancy T. (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press

    95 in-depth interviews in Boston & Atlanta, 2006, including life histories, & followed up with observation at worship & study groups. Disposable cameras were left with respondents for them to photograph significant places. Audio-diaries were collected.

    Associated Search Terms: Everyday life; Family; Health; Life histories; Methods; Narrative; Prayer; Spirituality; Visual; Work; Practice; Lived religion; Diaries; Discourse
  • Constructing a Calling: The Case of Evangelical Christian International Students in the United States.
    Williams, Roman R. (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:2: 254-280.

    Based on 2007-09 interviews with 72 international students in Boston and 2 Chinese cities, with follow-ups using photographs of everyday settings made by the students themselves. The theme of callings recognized as God-given emerged.

    Associated Search Terms: Narrative; Students, foreign; Visual; Calling; Life histories; Occupation; Evangelical
  • Devotees, a new ordeal and a sense of belonging: Ethnography and nethnography of Saint Agatha.
    DiGiovanni, Elisabetta (2012)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Enzo Pace (eds.) Mapping Religion and Spirituality in a Postsecular World. Religion and the Social Order 22. Leiden: Brill, pp. 167-180.

    Account of the behavior of young people on the feast of St. Agatha in Catania, which included tests of endurance. Notes what participants who posted videos of the feast focused on.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Italy, Catania; Internet; Feast; Visual; Popular religion; Popular Catholicism; Experience
  • Visual Sociology and Religion.
    Cipriani, Roberto, and Emanuela C. Del Re (2010)
    In Giuseppe Giordan (ed.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Vol. 1: Youth and Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 403-420.

    Explores the potential of visual research & reportage for the sociology of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Visual
  • Visual Methods.
    Dunlop, Sarah, and Philip Richter (2010)
    In Sylvia Collins-Mayo and Pink Dandelion (eds.) Religion and Youth. Surrey, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 209-216.

    Associated Search Terms: Visual; Methods
  • Visual culture and visual piety in Little Haiti: The sea, the tree, and the refugee.
    Rey, Terry, and Alex Stepick (2010)
    In Paul DiMaggio and Patricia FernŠndez-Kelly (eds.) Art in the Lives of Immigrant Communities in the U.S. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 229-248.

    Associated Search Terms: Refugee image; Visual; Haitian Americans
  • Visual Spirituality: An Eye for Religion.
    Flanagan, Kieran (2007)
    In Kieran Flanagan and Peter C. Jupp (eds.) A Sociology of Spirituality. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 219-249.

    Focuses on the importance of what is or is not seen in religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Imagery; Visual; Media
  • Pellegrini ŗ Guadalupe. "Non temere: io sono tua madre."
    Giuriati, Paolo, Elio Masferrer Kan, Konrad Tyrakowski, Gioia Lanzi Arzenton, Maria de Lourdes BŠez Cubero, and Faio Gemo (1999)
    Padova: Centro Ricerche Socio-Religiose.

    Analyzes historical, ethnographic, photographic, & survey data on Guadalupe in the 1990s.

    Associated Search Terms: Pilgrimage; Visual; Mexico, Mexico City; Marian; Catholic, Mexico
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