• 923 Citations
1993 …2020

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1993

Religion and Rational Choice: A Critique of Economic Explanations of Religious Behavior

Bruce, S., 1 Jan 1993, In : Sociology of Religion: A Quarterly Review. 54, 2, p. 193-205 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)
1994

The Inevitable Failure of the New Christian Right

Bruce, S., Oct 1994, In : Sociology of Religion: A Quarterly Review. 55, 3, p. 229-242 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
1995

Paramilitaries, peace, and politics: Ulster loyalists and the 1994 truce

Bruce, S., 1 Jan 1995, In : Studies in Conflict and Terrorism. 18, 3, p. 187-202 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
1996

Religion in Britain at the close of the 20th century: A challenge to the silver lining perspective

Bruce, S., 1 Oct 1996, In : Journal of Contemporary Religion. 11, 3, p. 261-275 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
1998

Good intentions and bad sociology: New age authenticity and social roles

Bruce, S., 1 Jan 1998, In : Journal of Contemporary Religion. 13, 1, p. 23-35 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

The charismatic movement and the secularization thesis

Bruce, S., 1 Jan 1998, In : Religion. 28, 3, p. 223-232 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
2000

Comparing Scotland and Northern Ireland

Bruce, S., 3 Apr 2000, Scotland’s Shame? : Bigotry and Sectarianism in Modern Scotland . Devine, T. (ed.). Mainstream (Edinburgh, Scotland), p. 135-142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Insignificance

Bruce, S., 8 Jan 2000, Religion in Modern Times: an Interpretive Anthology. Woodhead, L. & Heelas, P. (eds.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 141 1 p. (Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Liberalism cannot sustain itself

Bruce, S., 8 Jan 2000, Religion in Modern Times: an Interpretive Anthology. Woodhead, L. & Heelas, P. (eds.). Oxford, United kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 101 (Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Modernization and fundamental egalitarianism

Bruce, S., 8 Jan 2000, Religion in Modern Times: an Interpretive Anthology. Woodhead, L. & Heelas, P. (eds.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 423 (Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religion, cultural defence, and transition

Bruce, S., 8 Jan 2000, Religion in Modern Times: an Interpretive Anthology. Woodhead, L. & Heelas, P. (eds.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 456 (Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The appeal of prosperity Christianity

Bruce, S., 8 Jan 2000, Religion in Modern Times: an Interpretive Anthology. Woodhead, L. & Heelas, P. (eds.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 194 1 p. (Religion and Spirituality in the Modern World).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The New Age and Secularization

Bruce, S., 14 Feb 2000, Beyond the New Age: Alternative Spirituality in Britain. Sutcliffe, S. & Bowman, M. (eds.). Edinburgh, United Kingdom: Edinburgh University Press, p. 200-220

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The social process of secularization

Bruce, S., 27 Nov 2000, The Blackwell Companion to Sociology of Religion. Fenn, R. (ed.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Wiley-Blackwell , p. 249-263 (Blackwell Companions to Religion).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The sociology of anti-Catholicism

Bruce, S., 2000, In : Studies: An Irish Quarterly Review. 89, p. 205-214 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The supply-side model of religion: The Nordic and Baltic States

Bruce, S., 2000, In : Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 39, p. 32-46 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

61 Citations (Scopus)

Zealot politics and democracy: the case of the new Christian Right

Bruce, S., 2000, In : Political Studies. 48, p. 263-282 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
2001

Christianity in Britain, RIP

Bruce, S., 2001, In : Sociology of Religion. 62, p. 191-203 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Citations (Scopus)

Fundamentalism: the new Christian right

Bruce, S., 22 Nov 2001, International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioural Sciences, Volume 20. Smelser, N. J., Wright, J. D. & Baltes, P. B. (eds.). Oxford, United Kindgom: Elsevier Science , p. 5856-5858 (International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioural Sciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Fundamentalism

Bruce, S., 17 Jan 2001, Maldon, Mass, USA: Polity Press. 160 p. (Key Concepts in the Social Sciences)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Fundamentalism and political violence: The case of Ian Paisley and Ulster Evangelicals

Bruce, S., 2001, In : Culture and Religion. 31, p. 387-405 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

In praise of the history man

Bruce, S., 1 Mar 2001, Restoring the Image: essays on religion and society in honour of David Martin. Walker, A. & Percy, M. (eds.). Sheffield, United Kingdom: Continuum , p. 12-21 (Lincoln Studies in Religion & Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Protestant politics in the UK and USA

Bruce, S., 2001, In : Österreichische Zeitschrift für Soziologie. 26, p. 41-60 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Religion, the global and the post-modern

Bruce, S., 2001, Developments in Sociology, v. 17: An Annual Review. Haralambos, M. (ed.). Harlow, United Kingdom: Causeway Press, p. 1-17 (Developments in Sociology).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religious culture in contemporary Britain

Bruce, S., 2 Aug 2001, British Cultural Studies: Geography, Nationality, and Identity . Morley, D. & Robins, K. (eds.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, p. 195-206

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Terrorists and politics: Terrorism and Political Violence

Bruce, S., 2001, In : Terrorism and Political Violence. 13, p. 27-48 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

The curious case of the unnecessary recantation: Berger and secularization

Bruce, S., 26 Apr 2001, Berger and the Study of Religion. Woodhead, L., Heelas, P. & Martin, D. (eds.). London, United Kingdom: Taylor & Francis/Routledge, p. 87-100

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

25 Citations (Scopus)

Unionism among the paramilitaries

Bruce, S., 2001, The Union: Essays on Ireland and the British Connection. Hanna, R. (ed.). Colourpoint Books, p. 72-81

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2002

God and shopping

Bruce, S., 2002, In : Sociology Review. 12, 2, p. 14-16 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

God is Dead: secularization in the West

Bruce, S., 2002, Blackwell, Oxford: Unknown Publisher. 269 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Praying alone? Church-going in Britain and the Putnam thesis

Bruce, S., 1 Oct 2002, In : Journal of Contemporary Religion. 17, 3, p. 317-328 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

The problems of a liberal religion: a sociologist’s view

Bruce, S., 29 Mar 2002, The Future of Liberal Theology. Chapman, M. D. (ed.). Aldershot, United Kingdom: Ashgate , p. 221-241

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2003

Catholic schools in Scotland: A rejoinder to Conroy

Bruce, S., 2003, In : Oxford Review of Education. 29, p. 269-277 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Evangelicalism: where the US goes will Europe follow?

Bruce, S., 2003, In : Cahier n. 2 de L’Observatoire des religions en Suisse. Actes du Colloque de Lausanne, p. 64-73 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Politics and Religion

Bruce, S., 2003, Polity Press, Oxford: Unknown Publisher. 292 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Religion

Bruce, S., 27 Mar 2003, Governing America: The Politics of a Divided Democracy . Singh, R. (ed.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, p. 410-427

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religious beliefs and differences

Bruce, S. & Glendinning, A., 15 Apr 2003, Devolution: Scottish Answers to Scottish Questions. Bromley, C., Curtice, J., Hinds, K. & Park, A. (eds.). Edinburgh, United Kingdom: Edinburgh University Press, p. 86-115 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The demise of Christianity in Britain

Bruce, S., 2003, Predicting Religion: Christian, Secular and Alternative Futures . Davie, G., Heelas, P. & Woodhead, L. (eds.). Aldershot, United Kingdom: Ashgate , p. 53-63 (Religion & theloogy in interdisciplinary perspective).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

11 Citations (Scopus)

The poverty of economism or the social limits on maximising

Bruce, S., 15 Apr 2003, Sacred Markets, Sacred Canopies: Essays on Religious Markets and Religious Pluralism. Jelen, T. G. (ed.). Oxford, United Kingdom: Rowan-Littlefield, p. 167-185

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2004

A Response to Davie

Bruce, S., 2004, In : Conversations in Religion and Theology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Did protestantism create democracy?

Bruce, S., Aug 2004, In : Democratization. 11, 4, p. 3-20 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Fondamentalisme, conversion et sécularisation

Bruce, S., 2004, Le Protestantisme Évangélique: Un Christianisme de Conversion. Fath, S. (ed.). Turnhout, Belgium: Brepols , p. 259-269 (Bibliothèque de l'Ecole des Hautes Etudes, Sciences Religieuses (BEHE); no. 121).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Religion and violence: Paisley and Ulster evangelicals

Bruce, S., 2004, Nothing but Trouble? Religion and the Irish Problem. Kennedy, D. (ed.). The Irish Association, p. 30-44

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

15 Citations (Scopus)

Sectarianism in Scotland

Bruce, S., Glendinning, T., Paterson, I. & Rosie, M., 31 May 2004, Edinburgh, United Kingdom: Edinburgh University Press. 208 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Sociology of conversion: the last twenty-five years

Bruce, S., 2004, Conversion in Modern Times. Gossman, M. (ed.). Editions Peeters, p. 1-12

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The 2001 Census and Christian identification in Britain

Bruce, S. & Voas, D., 2004, In : Journal of Contemporary Religion. 19, 1, p. 23-28 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

71 Citations (Scopus)

The resilience of the nation-state: Religion and polities in the modern era

Bruce, S. & Voas, D., 2004, In : Sociology. 38, 5, p. 1025-1034 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

13 Citations (Scopus)

The social organization of diffuse beliefs and the future of cultic religion

Bruce, S., 30 Jun 2004, Patterns and Processes of Religious Change in Modern Industrial Societies: Europe and the United States. O'Leary, R. & Crockett, A. (eds.). Lampeter, United Kingdom: Edwin Mellen Press, p. 231-254 (Studies in Religion and Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The strange death of Protestant Britain

Bruce, S., 29 Apr 2004, Rethinking Ethnicity: Majority Groups and Dominant Minorities. Kaufmann, E. P. (ed.). London, United Kingdom: Routledge, p. 116-135

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Citations (Scopus)