to several publications on empirical research of religion, our institute is
also operating in this academic field.
project is primarily a study of structures, functionality and momentum of
religious and ideological semantics in personal and social reality. This
includes studies on church and religious sociology, as well as inquiries on
corporative conflicts regarding pluralism and secularism.
At the same
time we want to allude to relevant publications as part of rotational inquiries
on membership of the church as well as attitude and position regarding
religious communities and ideologies.
want to refer to the published results of a national research program in
Switzerland: NFP 58: “Religionsgemeinschaften, Staat und Gesellschaft”
(religious communities, nation and society) under http://www.nfp58.ch/.