The Impact of Neoliberal Policies, Practices and Ideas on Religious Organizations

Monday, July 14, 2014: 10:30 AM-12:20 PM
Room: Harbor Lounge B
RC22 Sociology of Religion (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Tuomas MARTIKAINEN, Åbo Akademi University, Finland
Thomas KERN, Heidelberg University, Germany
Neoliberalism, Social Christianity and the State in Singapore (Oral Presentation)
Matthias DEININGER, University of Heidelberg, Germany

The Business of Housing God: A Case of Singapore Megachurches (Oral Presentation)
Jeaney YIP, University of Sydney, Australia

Muslim Elites in the Neo-Liberal Sphere: Implications for Citizenship and the Future of Islam in the West (Oral Presentation)
Joshua M. ROOSE, Australian Catholic University, Australia

Managing Organisational Religious Diversity in Finland (Distributed Paper)
Tuomas MARTIKAINEN, Åbo Akademi University, Finland

By Any Other Name: Neoliberalism, Post-Secularism, and Establishment Religion (Distributed Paper)
Gwendolyn Yvonne ALEXIS, Monmouth University, USA