Here is a partial list of recent work in the field of Sociology of Language and Religion published by members of the SLR research community
Bennett, B. (2012) Orthography and Orthodoxy in post-Soviet Russia in A. Jaffe, J. Androutsopoulos, M. Sebba & S. Johnson (eds.) Orthography as Social Action: Scripts, Spelling, Identity and Power. Mouton: de Gruyter.
Bennett, B. (2009) Critical Juncture: Church Slavonic and the Discourse of Cultural Preservation in Post-Soviet Russia in A. Galasińska & M. Krzyżanowski (eds.) Discourse and Transformation in Central and Eastern Europe. New York & London: Palgrave Macmillan.
Chew, P.G. L. (2011) Metaphors of Change: Adolescent Singaporeans Switching Religion in T. Omoniyi, (ed.) The Sociology of Language and Religion. Change, Conflict and Accommodation. London: Palgrave Macmillan: 156-190.
Chew, G. L. P (2008) Daoist Youths in Singapore: Attitudes, Beliefs and Language Choice in T. C. Wong (ed.) Research of Taoism and Culture. Singapore: World Scientific: 262:291
Chew, G. L. P. (in press). Language Choice and Religious Identities in Three Singapore Madrasahs. The International Journal of the Sociology of Language, 0(0), 000-000.
Eisenstein Ebsworth, M. and Ebsworth T. (forthcoming) Challenging perceptions of self and others: Creating a safe space for honesty, exploration and growth. In T. Austin (ed.) Exploring the influence of racism in education- Building antiracist allies.
Eisenstein Ebsworth, M. (2011) Language variation from a bilingual perspective. Perspectives. 34:1, 17-20.
Eisenstein Ebsworth, M. and Ebsworth, T. (2011) Teaching and Learning English in Puerto Rico: An approach-avoidance conflict? in J. Fishman and O. Garcia (eds.) Language Handbook, Volume II: The Language Continuum. New York: Oxford University Press.
Meyjes, G. P (2006) Language and world order in Bahá’í perspective: A new paradigm revealed. In Tope Omoniyi & Joshua A. Fishman (Eds.), Explorations in the sociology of language and religion (pp. 4-9). Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company
Omoniyi, T. (2006) Societal multilingualism and multifaithism: A sociology of language and religion perspective in T. Omoniyi & J. A. Fishman (eds.) Explorations in the Sociology of Language and Religion. Amsterdam: John Benjamins: 121-140.
Rosowsky, A. (2011) Heavenly Singing: the practice of naat and nasheed and its possible contribution to reversing language shift among young Muslim multilinguals in the UK. International Journal of Sociology of Language. 212: 135-148
Rosowsky, A. (2008) Muslim, English, or Pakistani? Multilingual identities in minority ethno-religious communities. In P. Martinez, D. Moore and V. Spaëth (eds.) Plurilinguismes et enseignement. Riveneuve. Paris.
Souza, A. et al (2012) ‘Pentecostal and Catholic churches in London – the role of ideologies in the language planning of faith lessons’ in Current Issues in Language Planning, 13(2): 105-120. DOI:10.1080/14664208.2012.678977
Souza, A. (2014) ‘Technology and language planning: the case of a Brazilian faith setting in London’ in D. Mallows (ed) Language issues in migration and integration: perspectives from teachers and learners, London: British Council ESOL Nexus, 135-150. Available from
Souza, A. (2015) ‘Language and faith encounters: bridging language–ethnicity and language–religion studies’ in International Journal of Multilingualism, 13(1): 134-148. DOI: 10.1080/14790718.2015.1040023
Souza, A. (2015) ‘Facebook: a medium for the language planning of migrant churches’, Working Paper 145, in Tilburg Papers in Cultural Studies. Available from https://www.tilburguniversity.edu/upload/267c3404-9353-46a4-83b3-bf58805ae1a7_TPCS_145_Souza.pdf
Souza, A. (2016) ‘Linguistic and religious identities’ in S. Preece (ed) The Routledge Handbook of Language and Identity. London: Routledge, 195-209.
Souza, A. et al (in press) ‘Easter celebrations at home: acquiring symbolic knowledge and constructing identities’ in V. Lytra, E. Gregory and D. Volk (eds) Navigating Languages, Literacies and Identities: Religion in Young Lives.
Souza, A. (accepted) ‘Faith and language maintenance in transnational places of worship: Brazilian Christian Settings in London’ in T. Omoniyi (ed) The Role of Religion in Language Maintenance.
Spolsky, Bernard. (2006). Introduction Part II. In Tope Omoniyi & Joshua A. Fishman (Eds.), Explorations in the sociology of language and religion (pp. 4-9). Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.
Spolsky, Bernard. (2009). Religious language management. In Li Wei & Vivian Cook (Eds.), Contemporary Applied Linguistics (Vol. 2 Linguistics for the Real World pp. 65-82). London UK and New York NY: Continuum