Dr Ingrid Storm

Department of Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology
Birmingham Fellow

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Department of Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology
Muirhead Tower
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Ingrid Storm is a Birmingham Fellow in the Department for Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology in the School of Social Policy.  She is a sociologist of religion and her main interests are in religious change and the impact of religion on social behaviour.

She currently works on a large EU-funded international project focusing on inequality and youth radicalisation, She is interested in researching the relationship between insecurity and religion and other forms of group identity. Ingrid has a PhD from the University of Manchester, an MSc in Social Research Methods and Statistics from the University of Manchester and an MA in Anthropology from Binghamton University.

Biography

Ingrid Storm is a Birmingham Fellow in the Department for Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology.  She is a sociologist of religion and her main interests are in religious change and the impact of religion on social behaviour. She currently works on a large EU-funded international project about inequality and youth radicalisation, and recently completed a three year British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship (2015-2017) researching the relationship between financial insecurity and religion in Europe. Ingrid has a PhD from the University of Manchester, an MSc in Social Research Methods and Statistics from the University of Manchester and an MA in Anthropology from Binghamton University.

Ingrid is the module convenor and lecturer of the postgraduate taught module Contemporary Issues in Social Policy.

Teaching

Applied Qualitative and Quantitative Data Analysis

Publications

Recent publications

Article

Storm, I, Rutjens, B & van Harreveld, F 2019, 'Personal experience or cultural tradition: the difference between Christian identity in the Netherlands and Denmark', Religion, Brain and Behavior, pp. 1-17. https://doi.org/10.1080/2153599X.2019.1628100

Storm, I 2017, 'Does Security Increase Secularity? Evidence from the British Household Panel Survey on the Relationship between Income and Religious Service Attendance', Journal of Religion in Europe, vol. 10, no. 3, pp. 328-349. https://doi.org/10.1163/18748929-01003004

Storm, I, Sobolewska, M & Ford, R 2017, 'Is ethnic prejudice declining in Britain? Change in social distance attitudes among ethnic majority and minority Britons', British Journal of Sociology, vol. 68, no. 3, pp. 410-434. https://doi.org/10.1111/1468-4446.12250

Storm, I 2017, 'When does religiosity matter for attitudes to immigration? The impact of economic insecurity and religious norms in Europe', European Societies, pp. 1-26. https://doi.org/10.1080/14616696.2017.1402122

Storm, I 2015, 'Civic engagement in Britain: The role of religion and inclusive values', European Sociological Review, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 14-29. https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcu077

Storm, I 2015, 'Morality in Context: A Multilevel Analysis of the Relationship between Religion and Values in Europe', Politics and Religion, vol. 9, no. 1, pp. 111-138. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1755048315000899

Voas, D & Storm, I 2012, 'The intergenerational transmission of religious service attendance', Nordic Journal of Religion and Society, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 131-150.

Storm, I 2011, 'Ethnic nominalism and civic religiosity: Christianity and national identity in Britain', Sociological Review, vol. 59, no. 4, pp. 828-846. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-954X.2011.02040.x

Chapter

Storm, I 2018, Interrelations Between Social Capital and Religion. in HR Iversen, L Christoffersen, N Kærgård & M Warburg (eds), The Folk Church as a Cultural Institution: Dynamics between Market Orientation, Individualization and Social Capital in Cultural Institutions. University Press of Southern Denmark.

Purdam, K & Storm, I 2014, Secular values, religious beliefs and civil life: A comparative analysis of helping values and behaviour. in Religion and Civil Society in Europe. Springer, pp. 147-167. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6815-4_8

Other contribution

Storm, I 2012, Religiöser Pluralismus im Fokus quantitativer Religionsforschung: Säkulares Christentum als nationale Identität: Religion und Anti-Immigrationseinstellungen in vier westeuropäischen Ländern. VS Verlag fur Sozialwissenschaften. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-531-18697-9_12

Review article

Storm, I 2017, 'Does Economic Insecurity Predict Religiosity? Evidence from the European Social Survey 2002-2014', Sociology of Religion, vol. 78, no. 2, pp. 146-172. https://doi.org/10.1093/socrel/srw055

Storm, I 2015, 'Religion, inclusive individualism, and volunteering in Europe', Journal of Contemporary Religion, vol. 30, no. 2, pp. 213-229. https://doi.org/10.1080/13537903.2015.1025542

Voas, D, McAndrew, S & Storm, I 2013, 'Modernization and the gender gap in religiosity: Evidence from cross-national European surveys', Kolner Zeitschrift fur Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie, vol. 65, no. 1 SUPPL., pp. 259-283. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11577-013-0226-5

Voas, D & Storm, I 2012, 'The intergenerational transmission of churchgoing in England and Australia', Review of Religious Research, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 377-395. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13644-011-0026-1

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