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“A Collective of Individuals”: Between Self and Solidarity in a Rainbow Gathering*

Iddo Tavory and Yehuda C. Goodman.

in Sociology of Religion

January 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 9955 words.

Using ethnographic fieldwork, this paper examines the relation between practices of individuality and solidarity in an alternative spiritual gathering called “The Rainbow” in Israel....

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“A Gift from God”: Adolescent Motherhood and Religion in Brazilian Favelas

Liza G. Steele.

in Sociology of Religion

January 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 10451 words.

This study seeks to understand how young, unmarried mothers and mothers-to-be in the favelas (shantytowns) of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, have experienced religious morality as applied to...

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A (More) Perfect Union? Religion, Politics, and Competing Stories of America

Ruth Braunstein.

in Sociology of Religion

May 2018; p ublished online April 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Social Research and Statistics; Sociology of Religion. 11191 words.

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Donald Trump’s calls to “Make America great again” loosely unified a Republican coalition divided over policy, priorities, and style. In contrast,...

Abbot, Francis Ellingwood

Robert Bruce Mullin.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Philosophy; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 1005 words.

Abbot, Francis Ellingwood (06 November 1836–23 October 1903), Unitarian clergyman and philosopher, was born in Boston, the son of Joseph Hale Abbot and Fanny Ellingwood Larcom. The senior...

ʿAbd al-Ḥaqq Dihlawī, an Accidental Revivalist: Knowledge and Power in the Passage from Delhi to Makka

Scott Kugle.

in Journal of Islamic Studies

May 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Islam; Regional and Area Studies. 23155 words.

ʿAbd al-Ḥaqq Muḥaddith Dihlawī (d. 1642) was a renowned Islamic reformer in Mughal Delhi. His life is well documented in hagiographic and biographic records. This study argues that ʿAbd...

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Abd al-Qadir

Overview page. Subjects: Islam — African Studies.

(d. 1883)

Algerian independence leader, Sufi mystic, and poet. Born in Algeria to a notable Moroccan family. Became involved in the Algerian independence movement after the French...

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‘ABD AL-RAḤMĀN AL-KAWĀKIBĪ'S REFORMIST IDEOLOGY, ARAB PAN-ISLAMISM, AND THE INTERNAL OTHER1

JOSEPH G. RAHME.

in Journal of Islamic Studies

May 1999; p ublished online May 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Islam; Regional and Area Studies. 0 words.

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Abdurrahman Wahid. Muslim Democrat, Indonesian President. A View from the Inside
 Greg Barton (Sydney: University of New South Wales Press, 2002). 414 pp. Price HB £22.95. ISBN 0–86840–405–5

Peter Carey.

in Journal of Islamic Studies

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Islam; Regional and Area Studies. 1475 words.

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Abell, Adam (1475x80?–1537?), Franciscan friar and chronicler

Stephanie M. Thorson.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Education; History. 1078 words.

Abell, Adam (1475x80?–1537?), Franciscan friar and chronicler, was born in Salt Preston, Haddingtonshire, but the names and occupations of his parents are not recorded and details of his...

Abendana, Jacob (c. 1630–1685), leader of the Sephardi Jewish community in London

David S. Katz.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics. 393 words.

Abendana, Jacob (c. 1630–1685), leader of the Sephardi Jewish community in London, was born in Spain and was taken with his brother Isaac Abendana to Hamburg, Germany, as a child. Jacob...

Aberhart, William (1878–1943), politician and evangelist in Canada

Graham Spry.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics; Religion; Protestantism and Protestant Churches. 938 words.

Aberhart, William (1878–1943), politician and evangelist in Canada, was born in Hibbert township, near Seaforth, Perth county, Ontario, on 30 December 1878, the son of William Aberhart (who...

Abingdon, Henry (d. 1437), ecclesiastic and college head

Margaret Harvey.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church. 531 words.

Abingdon, Henry (d. 1437), ecclesiastic and college head, probably came from Abingdon in Berkshire. He was first elected a fellow of Merton in 1390 and spent most of his later career either...

About Antiquities: Politics of Archaeology in the Ottoman Empire By Zeynep Çelik

Marcus Milwright.

in Journal of Islamic Studies

May 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Islam; Regional and Area Studies. 1160 words.

Abrahams, Israel (1858–1925), Jewish scholar and historian

Bryan Diamond.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; History; Religious Studies. 1172 words.

Abrahams, Israel (1858–1925), Jewish scholar and historian, was born on 26 November 1858 at 10 Finsbury Square, London, the second son in the family of four sons and two daughters of...

Abramsky, Yehezkel (1886–1976), rabbinic scholar and Orthodox Jewish leader

Raphael Loewe.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics and Law; Judaism and Jewish Studies; Ethnic Politics; Education. 914 words.

Abramsky, Yehezkel (1886–1976), rabbinic scholar and Orthodox Jewish leader, was born on or about 7 February 1886 in Dashkovtsy, near Most and Grodno, Lithuania, the third child and eldest...

Abulafia, Prof. Anna Brechta Sapir

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Education. 217 words.

DTh, LittD; FRHistS

Born New York 8 May 1952; d of Boris and Berti Sapir; m 1979, David Samuel...

Accommodation and Resistance in Religious Fiction: Family Structures and Gender Roles

Neal Christopherson.

in Sociology of Religion

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 0 words.

The relationship between religion and secular culture has often been one filled with tension. For conservative Protestants, this relationship has been reflected in a tension between...

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Aceh, Indonesia: Securing the Insecure StateBy Elizabeth F. Drexler

Kirsten E. Schulze.

in Journal of Islamic Studies

January 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History; Islam; Regional and Area Studies. 1215 words.

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Acharya, Prof. Diwakar Nath

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Religion; Education. 148 words.

PhD

Born Kathmandu 6 Nov. 1969; s of Loknath Acharya and Durga Devi Acharya; m 1997, Shobha; one s one dnull...

Acknowledgment of Reviewers

in Sociology of Religion

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Religion; Sociology of Religion. 0 words.

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