Religious change in Orthodox-majority Eastern Europe: from Nation-State to Global-Market

@article{Gauthier2021ReligiousCI,
  title={Religious change in Orthodox-majority Eastern Europe: from Nation-State to Global-Market},
  author={François Gauthier},
  journal={Theory and Society},
  year={2021}
}
  • F. Gauthier
  • Published 27 July 2021
  • Sociology
  • Theory and Society
This article mobilises an analytical framework developed by the author in a series of solo and joint publications according to which religion has shifted from a Nation-State to a Global-Market regime, which it applies to the case of Eastern European Orthodox majority countries, including Russia, in modern times. Bringing together a large amount of research in a synthetic objective, it first examines how religion in Eastern Europe was nationalised and statised from the end of the eighteenth to… 
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  • Sociology
    Ciencias Sociales y Religión/Ciências Sociais e Religião
  • 2021
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