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  • Sociology and theology: With and agaisn the grain of "the world."
    Martin, David (2015)
    Implicit Religion 18:2: 159-175.

    The similarities between sociology & theology give them the potential for undermining one another.

    Associated Search Terms: World rejection; Theology
  • Société civile religieuse et "effondrement moral" de la nation Lituanienne.
    Lankauskas, Gediminas (2008)
    Anthropologie et sociétés 32: 173-191.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Lithuania; Word of Faith, Lithuania; World rejection; Lithuania
  • Aspetti cognitivi della fuga dal mondo. Il caso dell'eremitismo.
    Turina, Isacco (2006)
    Rassegna italiani di sociologia 2006:2: 297-328.

    contemporary eremetism in Italy has only limited success because of the cognitive effort needed for it.

    Associated Search Terms: Hermit; World rejection; Asceticism; Other-worldly asceticism
  • Demographic Change and Secularization in an Asian New Religious Movement. The Brahma Kumaris in the Western World, Part II.
    Howell, Julia Day, and Peter L. Nelson (2000)
    Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion 11: 225-239.

    As the age structure of what began as a youth movement normalized, world-rejection lessened & service functions differentiated from spirituality functions.

    Associated Search Terms: Differentiation; New religions; Demography; World rejection; Brahma Kumari, Australia; Australia
  • Ursachen und Wirkungen gesellschaftlicher Verweigerung junger Menschen unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der
    Berger, Herbert, and Peter C. Hexel (1981)
    Vienna: European Center for Social Welfare and Research.

    Associated Search Terms: Unification Church, Germany; Scientology, Germany; World rejection; Germany; Youth; Ananda Marga, Germany; New religions; Divine Light Mission
  • Innovation and Constancy in the Church-Sect Typology.
    Scanzoni, John H. (1965)
    American Journal of Sociology 71: 325-327.

    Applies "world rejection" to interview data from Protestant clergy & their wives.

    Associated Search Terms: World rejection; Typology; Clergy; Clergy spouses
  • World Renunciation in Indian Religions.
    Dumont, Louis (1960)
    Contributions to Indian Sociology 4: 3-62.

    Surveys the development of Hindu traditions into a religion of caste & renunciation.

    Associated Search Terms: Hindu, India; India; World rejection; Caste
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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