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  • Globalization and the Sociology of Religion in America: Some Representative Perspectives.
    Simpson, John H. (2007)
    In Anthony J. Blasi (ed.) American Sociology of Religion. Histories (Religion and the Social Order 13). Leiden: Brill, pp. 291-313.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Beyer, Peter; Wallerstein, Immanuel; Meyer, John; Globalization; Sociology of religion, U.S.A.; Robertson, Roland
  • Lost in the Market, Saved at McDonald's: Conversion to Christianity in Urban China.
    Yang, Fenggang (2005)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 44:4: 423-441.

    Macro-level uncertainty deriving from world-system forces engenders the growth of Protestant Christianity in China.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; China; Protestant, China; Levels of inclusiveness; Sacralization
  • Militant Religion and the Crisis of Modernity: A New Paradigm.
    Bendle, Mervyn F. (2003)
    Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion 14: 229-251.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Global; World system; Militancy; Modernity
  • The Dynamics of Religious Organizations. The Extravasation of the Sacred and Other Essays.
    Hammond, Phillip E. (2000)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Contains revisions of earlier essays.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Identity; Tocqueville, Alexis de; World system; State; Ethnic; United States; Secularization; Market model; New religions; Protestant, U.S.A.; Pluralism; Disaffiliation; Soka Gakkai, U.S.A.; Sect; Privatization; Politics, U.S.A.
  • The Modern Emergence of Religions and a Global Social System for Religion.
    Beyer, Peter F. (1998)
    International Sociology 13:2: 151-172.

    Studies the emergent identifiability of religions.

    Associated Search Terms: Denominationalism; Systems theory; Differentiation; World system
  • Religion and Globalization.
    Beyer, Peter F. (1994)
    Thousand Oaks, California: Sage.

    Discusses the interaction of religion & global social change; applies the theme to the American Christian right, Liberation Theology, Islam in Iran, Zionists in Israel, & religious environmentalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Iran; Islam, Iran; Environmentalism; World system; Conservative, U.S.A.; Liberation theology; Politics; Change
  • Global Fundamentalism.
    Lechner, Frank J. (1993)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) A Future for Religion? New Paradigms for Social Analysis. Newbury Park, California: Sage, pp. 19-36.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Fundamentalist
  • Another Look at New Religions.
    Melton, J. Gordon (1993)
    annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 527: 97-112.

    Reviews data on "new religions"; sees them as a natural aspect of diffusion in the global setting.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Diffusion; World system
  • Conservative Protestantism and the World Order: The Faith Movement in the United States and Sweden.
    Coleman, Simon (1993)
    Sociology of Religion 54:4: 353-373.

    Based on 1986-87, '89, & '91 participant observation in the Word of Life (Livets Ord) foundation in Uppsala.

    Associated Search Terms: Sweden, Uppsala; Faith movement (conservative protestant), Sweden; Participant observation; Livets Ord; Nationalism; Politics, Sweden; New Thought, Sweden; World system
  • The Global Environment as a Religious Issue: A Sociological Analysis.
    Beyer, Peter F. (1992)
    Religion 22:1: 1-19.

    Globalization raises environmental concerns, which elicit religious attention.

    Associated Search Terms: Globalization; Environmentalism; World system
  • The Two Churches: Catholicism and Capitalism in the World System.
    Budde, Michael L. (1992)
    Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Catholic; World system
  • The Sociology of Roland Robertson: A Symposium.
    Lechner, Frank J. (ed.) (1992)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 31:3: 296-323.

    Contributions by William R. Garrett, Edward A. Tiryakian, & Bryan S. Turner; reply by Roland Robertson.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Robertson, Roland
  • Religion and the world system: The Pentecostal ethic and the spirit of monopoly capital.
    Csordas, Thomas J. (1992)
    Dialectical Anthropology 17: 3-24.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Psychotherapy; Capitalism; Economic; Pentecostal; World system
  • World Order and Mainline Religions: The Case of Protestant Foreign Missions.
    Burdick Michael A., and Phillip E. Hammond (1991)
    In W. Clark Roof (ed.), World Order and Religion. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 193-213.

    Missionary activity from Great Britain & the U.S. does not correspond to those nations' eras of world hegemony.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Missions
  • Law and Religion in the Development of a World Order.
    Berman, Harold J. (1991)
    Sociological Analysis 52:1: 27-36.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; World system
  • Globalization Theory and the Study of Religion: Thinking Religion Globally.
    Robertson, Roland (1991)
    In David G. Bromley (ed.) Religion and the Social Order: Volume I New Developments in Theory and Research. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 207-224.

    Overview of the place of religion in globalization theory.

    Associated Search Terms: Globalization; World system
  • Privatization and Globalization: A Durkheimian Perspective on Moral and Religious Development.
    Schoenfeld, Eugen (1990)
    Archives des sciences sociales des religions 69: 27-40.

    Associated Search Terms: Durkheim, Émile; Moral development; Privatization; World system
  • Religious Politics in Global and Comparative Perspective.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.) (1989)
    Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; World system
  • Religious Fundamentalism as a Response to Foreign Dependency: The Case of the Iranian Revolution.
    Gerami, Shahin (1989)
    Social Compass 36:4: 451-467.

    Associated Search Terms: Shi'ite, Iran; Iran; World system; Revolution
  • Religion and Advanced Industrial Society.
    Beckford, James A. (1989)
    London: Unwin Hyman.

    Critique of the presuppositions of the sociology of religion that are predicated on industrial, not advanced industrial, society.

    Associated Search Terms: Gramsci, Antonio; Parsons, Talcott; Luhmann, Niklas; Bell, Daniel; Berger, Peter L.; Luckmann, Thomas; Foucault, Michel; Troeltsch, Ernst; Robertson, Roland; Privatization; Fenn, Richard K.; Weber, Max; Durkheim, Émile; Marxian; Wilson, Bryan R.; Differentiation; Marxism; Rationalization; Systems theory; Functionalism; Economic; World system; Secularization; Bellah, Robert N.
  • Liberation Theology and Dependency Theory.
    Garrett, William R. (1988)
    In Richard L. Rubenstein and John K. Roth (eds.), The Politics of Ltin American Liberation Theology: The Challenge to U.S. Public Policy. Washington: Washington Institute Press, pp. 174-198.

    Associated Search Terms: Liberation theology; World system
  • Toward a Theory of Ideological Change: The Case of the Radical Reformation.
    Kniss, Fred (1988)
    Sociological Analysis 49;1: 29-38. [Also in William h. Swatos, Jr. (ed.), Time, Place, and Circumstance. Neo-Weberian Studies in Comparatie Religious History (New York: Greenwood, 1990), pp. 151-161]

    Criticizes neglecting ideology as an independent factor; applies ideological change theory to early Anabaptist history.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Reformation; Ideology; Change; Anabaptist; Historical
  • Church-State Relations and the World Systems.
    Robertson, Roland (1987)
    In Thomas Robbins and Roland Robertson (eds.) Church-State Relations: Tension and Transitions. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, pp. 39-52.

    Associated Search Terms: State; World system
  • Globalization, the New Religious Right, and the Poltiics of the Body.
    Simpson, John H. (1987)
    Psychohistory Review 15:2: 59-75.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Conservative; Politics
  • Anglo-American Religion and Hegemonie. Change in the World System, c. 1870-1980.
    Smith, Peter (1986)
    British Journal of Sociology 37:1: 88-105.

    Establishment religiosity in a nation strengthens when that nation enjoys an international hegemony, but weakens as the hegemony is lost.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Civil religion; Hegemony
  • Indigenous Religions and the Transformation of Peripheral Societies.
    Henry, Paget (1986)
    In Jeffrey K. Hadden and Anson D. Shupe, Jr. (eds.), Prophetic Religions and Politics. (Religion and the Political Order, Volume One). New York: Paragon House, pp. 123-150.

    Discusses Rastafarians, liberation theology, & Islamic revivalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Rastafarian, Jamaica; Liberation theology; Islam; World system; Jamaica
  • The Sacred and the World System.
    Robertson, Roland (1985)
    In Philip E. Hammond (ed.) The Sacred in a Secular Age. Berkeley: University of California Press pp. 347-358.

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Globalization
  • Theological Crucibles: Social Movements in and of Religion./Religious Groups as Crucibles of Social Movements.
    Zald, Mayer N. (1982)
    Review of Religious Research 23:4: 317-336./In Mayer N. Zald and John D. McCarthy (eds.) Social Movements in an Organizational Society. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, 1987, pp. 67-95.

    [Also in Nicholas J Demerath III, Peter Dobkin Hall, Terry Schmitt, and Rhys H. Wiliams (eds.) Sacred Companies. Organizational Aspects of Religion and Religious Aspects of Organizations. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998, pp. 24-49]

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Social movement
  • Los Caminos de la Iglesia en América Latina.
    Concha Malo, Miguel (1981)
    Revista mexicana de sociologia 43: 2069-2083.

    Traces the emergence of conflict within the Latin American Catholic Church, especially in light of deivisions over cooperating or resisting U.S. foreig policy initiatives.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Latin America; Conflict; Politics; World system; Latin America
  • World Order and Religious Movements.
    Wuthnow, Robert (1980)
    In Albert Bergesen (ed.) Studies of the Modern World System. New York: Academic press, pp. 57-75. [Also in Eileen Barker (ed.) New Religious Movements: A Perspective for Understanding Society. New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1982, pp. 47-65]

    Associated Search Terms: World system; Social movement
  • Religion et champ politique: cadre théorique pour l'étude de sociétés capitalistes périphériques.
    Houtart, François (1977)
    Social Compass 24:2/3: 265-272.

    Associated Search Terms: Capitalism; World system; Politics
  • Burmese Religion and the Burmese Religious Revival.
    Brohm, John F. (1957)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Cornell University. [DA 17:8, p. 1644]

    1953 village study in the Central Plain; suggests contrasts with urban phenomena in Rangoon. Government support of the revival is part of a genuine development in the urban setting, occasioned by contact with the West.

    Associated Search Terms: Burma; World system; Buddhist, Burma
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