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Nova Religio (2017) 21 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 August 2017
... © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 The New Sectarianism: The Arab Uprisings and the Rebirth of the Shi’a–Sunni Divide . By Geneive Abdo . Oxford University Press , 2017 . x + 250 pages. $29.95 cloth; ebook available. of converts to the United States...
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Nova Religio (2007) 11 (2): 6–27.
Published: 01 November 2007
... which are relatively modern: anti-colonial jihad, pacifist jihad, and Islamist jihad. All three are explored further by other articles in this issue. This essay also argues that the internal dynamics of the Islamist terrorist cell have much in common with the internal dynamics of the sectarian NRM, and...
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Nova Religio (2017) 20 (3): 101–116.
Published: 01 February 2017
... structured so as to affirm these three themes. © 2017 by The Regents of the University of California 2017 Faith Church Hit Gyülekezete Sándor Németh Pentecostalism Hungary Christian Zionism Word of Faith Field Note Hit Gyu¨lekezete A Sectarian State Megachurch in Hungary Holly Folk ABSTRACT...
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Nova Religio (2012) 15 (3): 4–28.
Published: 01 February 2012
... relationship of a group to established institutions (including religion). This approach yields four types of tradition groups: dominant, sectarian, alternative, and emergent. We argue that a relationally based typology is particularly useful in mapping religious economies, conducting comparative analysis, and...
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Nova Religio (2005) 8 (3): 127–128.
Published: 01 March 2005
...Laura L. Vance ©© 2005 by The Regents of the University of California Seventh-day Adventism in Crisis: Gender and Sectarian Change in an Emerg- ing Religion. By Laura L. Vance. University of Illinois Press, 1999. 261 pages. $39.95 cloth; $18.95 paper. Beginning with Max Weber s church/sect...
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Nova Religio (2003) 7 (2): 5–23.
Published: 01 November 2003
...Phillip Charles Lucas This article considers two case studies of collective conversions to Eastern Orthodoxy to illustrate the most pressing challenges faced by ethnic Orthodox congregations who attempt to assimilate sectarian groups into their midst. I argue that these challenges include: 1) the...
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Nova Religio (2003) 6 (2): 244–262.
Published: 01 April 2003
...Edward Irons The sectarian paradigm places newly formed religious groups not sanctioned by the state into a category of sectarian ( jiaopai ). In imperial times such groups were treated as heterodox and banned officially. They nevertheless traditionally survived well in the margins of society, in...
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Nova Religio (2002) 6 (1): 45–63.
Published: 01 October 2002
... ambiguities, the Latterday Saints defended plural marriage with such vigor, capitulating only in the face of the most aggressive federal anti-polygamy legislation. I argue that plural marriage was a vital symbol of early Mormon sectarian identity, and that sustained activism in support of the principle...
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Nova Religio (2001) 4 (2): 249–257.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Danièèle Hervieu-Lééger ©© 2001 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 2001 249 Hervieu-Léger: France s Sectarian Threat France s Obsession with the Sectarian Threat Danièle Hervieu-Léger THE SECTARIAN ISSUE IN FRANCE: A PROBLEM OF A PATHOLOGY OF BELIEF On...
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Nova Religio (1997) 1 (1): 155–156.
Published: 01 October 1997
... ©© 1997 by The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved. 1997 Mission to America: Five Islamic Sectarian Communities in North America. By Haddad Yvonne Yazbeck and Smith Jane Idleman . University Press of Florida , 1993 . 238 pages. $34.95 cloth. $18.95...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 38–62.
Published: 01 May 2018
... cite this case as evidence of how millenarian prophecy can lead believers to violent actions. The essay demonstrates that this view is based largely on anti-Anabaptist and anti-sectarian propaganda that has its origins in the medieval and early modern eras. Partly because of the popularity of Norman...
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Nova Religio (2018) 21 (4): 88–95.
Published: 01 May 2018
... insights from scholars of new religious movements and sectarian movements of the late medieval and Reformation eras, as well as by recasting assumptions that associate apocalyptic movements with violence. It is also suggested that a more sophisticated assessment of pluralism in previous centuries and more...
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Nova Religio (2002) 6 (1): 137–146.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Jeff Kenney Sects and sectarian typologies reflect the political culture of their host environment. Thus analyzing one culture's sectarian formations with the methodological tools of another creates inherent, and often insurmountable, interpretive challenges. Western sectarian types and typologies...
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Nova Religio (2011) 15 (2): 20–49.
Published: 01 November 2011
... groups, new religious movements seeking to challenge sectarianism have received far less attention. Drawing upon primary devotional materials and ethnographic research, this article argues that one significant reason for the rapid growth of this movement is Shirdi Sai Baba’s composite vision of spiritual...
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Nova Religio (2014) 18 (2): 5–27.
Published: 01 November 2014
... on the Latter-Day Saints’ efforts to regulate such practices originating from their sectarian competitors but also from LDS adherents. © 2014 by The Regents of the University of California 2014 Christopher James Blythe, Religious Studies Department, Utah State University, 0710 Old Main Hill...
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Nova Religio (2020) 23 (4): 147–149.
Published: 15 April 2020
... religious iconography and facsimiles of pilgrimage sites, churches, and temples among their attractions, therefore embracing unmistakable religious elements. But he restricts his deeper analysis to a smaller group of parks that are explicitly religious: three Christian, two Hindu (sectarian), one Buddhist...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (2): 123–124.
Published: 01 November 2019
... notion. He clearly demonstrates that the Nazi war on the occult was more about ideological policing and eliminating political and ideological sectarianism, and not eradicat- ing occultism per se (103 4). For example, Kurlander shows that while the Nazis disapproved of anthroposophists who valued...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (2): 64–84.
Published: 01 November 2019
.... Thereafter D Azeglio proposed new legislation (Siccardi law) that would abolish church involvement in civil matters, including court proceedings and even the registration of marriages. Pope Pius IX, the clergy, the sectarian press, andmany pious Catholics opposed this legislation that would abolish all...
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Nova Religio (2019) 23 (2): 18–41.
Published: 01 November 2019
... distinguish them from communist, or Marx-inspired visions for the revolu- tionary transformation of society. See Author Eugene Bestor, Backwoods Utopias: The Sectarian and Owenite Phases of Communitarian Socialism in America, 1663 1829 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1950). 7 Jonathan...
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Nova Religio (2019) 22 (3): 121–123.
Published: 01 February 2019
... understanding new religions, with the inchoate field noticeably dividing into those who studied sectarian movements along with (and sometimes against) those who studied cults. The second period (chapter 3) was driven by the counterculture, the cult wars, and sociologists responses to the anticultists charges...