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  • Thinking sociologically about religion and violence: The case of ISIS.
    Juergensmeyer, Mark (2018)
    Sociology of Religion 79:1: 20-34.

    A sense that one's culture is under threat generates violent movements.

    Associated Search Terms: Apocalyptic; World view; Violence; Social movement; Islamicist
  • Femmes précaires et religion en Allemagne de l'Est.
    Sammet, Kornelia, and Marliese Weissmann (2012)
    Social Compass 59:1: 102-119.

    Uses 3 case studies of poor, religiously unaffiliated East German women to illustrate a world view that is secular but open to religion as a way of dealing with contingency.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany, East; Women; World view; Case study
  • Portable Politics and Durable Religion: The Moral Worldviews of American Evangelical Missionaries.
    Wellman, James K., Jr., and Matthew Keyes (2007)
    Sociology of Religion 68:4: 383-406.

    Based on 2003-05 interviews with 27 American missionaries; their moral worldview innoculated them against cultural diversity.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical; Missionary; Moral; World view
  • Die Sinnstruktur von Weltsichten und die Haltung gegenüber muslimischen Migranten.
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika (2007)
    Sozial Welt, Sonderband 17: 155-178.

    Associated Search Terms: World view; Islam; Migrant; Prejudice, anti-Islamic
  • Weltsichten--Lebensstile--Kirchenbindung. Konzeption und Methoden der vierten EKD-Erhebung über Kirchenmitgliedschaft.
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika, and Kornelia Sammet (2006)
    In J. Hermelink, I. Lukatis, and M. Wohlrab-Sahr (eds.) Kirche in der Vielfalt der Lebensbezüge. Die vierte EKD-Erhebung über Kirchenmitgliedschaft. Band 2: Analysen zu Gruppendskussionen und Erzählinterviews. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlag, pp. 21-32

    Associated Search Terms: Membership; Methodology; Lutheran, Germany; Lifestyle; Germany; World view
  • Mysticism, World View and Personality among Students in Poland in 1987 and 1992.
    Doktór, Tadeusz (1996)
    In Nils G. Holm and Kaj Bjorkwist (eds.), World Views in Modern Society: Empirical Studies on the Relationship between World View, Culture, Personality and Upbringing. Turku: Abo Akademi University, pp. 47-57.

    Associated Search Terms: World view; Mysticism; Change; Students, undergraduate; Poland
  • Through Tinted Glasses: Religion, Worldviews, and Abortion Attitudes.
    Emerson, Michael O. (1996)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 35:1: 41-55.

    Analyzes 1988 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data; shows worldviews mediating between religion & abortion attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; United States; Moral; World view
  • The World View of Young People: a Longitudinal Study of Finnish Youth Living in a Suburb of Metropolitan Helsinki.
    Helve, Helena (1995)
    Helsinki: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia.

    Analyzes panel survey data from adolescents born in 1965 & living continuously in Helsinki; includes data on religious world views.

    Associated Search Terms: World view; Finland, Helsinki; Adolescents
  • The Appointed Hour: Death, Worldview and Social Change in Brittany.
    Badone, Ellen (1989)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Change; France, Brittany; World view
  • The Ways the World Works.
    Glock, Charles Y. (1988)
    Sociological Analysis 49:2: 93-103.

    Associated Search Terms: World view
  • New Wine in New Bottles: A Departure from Church-sect Conceptual Tradition.
    Beckford, James A. (1976)
    Social Compass 23:1: 71-85.

    Church/sect concepts did not prove to be useful in studying the Jehovah's Witnesses in Great Britain. 3 theoretical orientations proved to apply: frustration/compensation; world-view construction; social integration.

    Associated Search Terms: World view; Great Britain; Integration (social); Typology; Jehovah´s Witness, Great Britain
  • Religious Groups and World View.
    Blaikie, Norman W.H. (1972)
    In F.J. Hunt (ed.), Socialization in Australia. Melbourne: Australia Press & Publications, pp. 90-100.

    Associated Search Terms: World view; Australia; Socialization
  • What Motivates Church Participation? Review, Replication and Theoretical Reorientation in New Zealand.
    Blaikie, Norman W.H. (1972)
    Sociological Review 20;1: 39-58.

    Analyzes interview data from Christchurch; shows church participation reflecting world views rather than social participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Social participation; Practice; Sociology of knowledge; World view; New Zealand, Christchurch
  • Power and World Organization.
    Mayer, Carl (1942)
    Christianity and Scoiety 81: 11-18.

    Maintains that Christian doctrine presupposed a basic world view that sees the world as irrational.

    Associated Search Terms: Rationality; World view
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