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Marco Sonnberger and Michael Ruddat

article are based on data obtained from a representative computer-assisted telephone interview (CATI) survey that was conducted by the public opinion research company TNS Emnid in 2015. The statistical population of the survey was persons aged over 18 and

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Comparison in the Anthropological Study of Plural Religious Environments

Birgit Meyer

public opinion about, for instance, ‘good’ and ‘bad’ religion. I very much welcome the initiative to establish comparability between the respective groups studied by Beekers and by Kasmani and Mattes. This makes it possible to spotlight similarities that

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Refugee studies in Austria today

From challenges to a research horizon

Leonardo Schiocchet, Sabine Bauer-Amin, Maria Six-Hohenbalken, and Andre Gingrich

transformed public opinion. Hence, at the beginning of 2016, Austria limited the number of refugee arrivals by drastically restricting the number of admitted asylum applications (80 per day). The new center-right Vienna government's chancellor, Sebastian Kurz

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A Focus on the History of Concepts

Eirini Goudarouli

of the modern sciences in eighteenth-century Spain, the article offers an analysis of the emergence of the modern individual and the citizen. Interestingly, the author argues that the conceptualizations of emulation, education, public opinion, and

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Jews and Christians in Vichy France

New and Renewed Perspectives

Michael Sutton

precise and detailed. The archbishop of Paris appears to have been not only politically naive but also overly malleable. Public Opinion, Indifference, and Contempt Semelin’s Persécutions et entraides dans la France occupée , with its provocative subtitle

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Niklas Olsen, Irene Herrmann, Håvard Brede Aven, and Mohinder Singh

and why it was considered important enough by public opinion, and public opinion itself important enough, to become a required if not a overriding argument. However, given that such a vast subject cannot, on the one hand, be treated in its entirety

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Boys, Inclusive Masculinities and Injury

Some Research Perspectives

Adam White and Stefan Robinson

and Masculinities in Association Football: Evidence of a More Inclusive Environment .” British Journal of Sociology 63 , no. 2 : 370 – 387 . Clements , Ben , and Clive Field . 2014 . “ Public Opinion toward Homosexuality and Gay Rights in

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Tatiana Bulgakova

force of public opinion formed outside the communities by mass media advertisement. One of the main innovations was people’s eagerness to shamanize, considerably exceeding the spirits’ demands. In the traditional society social pressure on a neophyte

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Quarantine and Its Malcontents

How Liberians Responded to the Ebola Epidemic Containment Measures

Umberto Pellecchia

continued to operate and the banning of ‘traditional’ funerals, when private funeral homes continued to embalm bodies. In other words, if social fear in the so-called Western World was seriously driven by social behaviours and public opinion, 6 in Liberia

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Poverty and Shame

Interactional Impacts on Claimants of Chinese Dibao

Jian Chen and Lichao Yang

“poor people” and that dibao is a basic civic right. Public opinion about dibao recipients has also changed; whereas they used to be considered “repulsive,” they are now “enviable” ( Han and Guo 2012: 151 ). The change in public opinion and the