Religion and Society In Central and Eastern Europe

VOL 5, NO 1 (2012) of Religion and Society In Central and Eastern Europe is now available at




Studying Religion and Power: Conceptual and Methodological Challenges
Pål Repstad

Religion in Central European Societies: Its Social Role and People’s Expectations
Branko Ančić, Siniša Zrinščak

What about Our Rights? The State and Minority Religious Communities in Croatia: A Case Study
Ankica Marinović, Dinka Marinović Jerolimov

Extremist Manipulations of Apocalyptic Fears: A Case Study of de-Christianisation and Islamisation Discourses on the Romanian New Right Blog
Adela Fofiu


András Máté-Tóth and Cosima Rughiniş (eds.) Spaces and Borders: Current Research on Religion in Central and Eastern Europe Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter,
James T. Richardson

Gert Pickel and Kornelia Sammet (eds.) Transformations of Religiosity. Religion and Religiosity in Eastern Europe 1989 – 2010 Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 2012. 216 pages. ISBN: 978-3-531-17540-9. € 34.95 (paperback)
Peter Török

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu Church, State, and Democracy in Expanding Europe Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. 287 pages. ISBN: 978-0-19-533710-5. US$ 65 (hardback)
Monica Grigore

Milda Ališauskienė and Ingo W. Schröder (eds.) Religious Diversity in Post-Soviet Society. Ethnographies of Catholic Hegemony and the New Pluralism in Lithuania Farnham/Burlington: Ashgate, 2012. 226 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4094-0912-0. £45.00 (hardback)
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