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  • PO Box 7161, VU Main building

    1007 MC Amsterdam


  • PO Box 11069

    9700 CB Groningen



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Marten van der Meulen works a sociologist of religion. His research usually focuses on christian communities. He studied churches in new suburbs, migrant churches, village churches and many other types of churches. 

His research expertise includes, but is not limited to:

  • Protestant churches in the Netherlands
  • Evangelicalism and Pentecostalism
  • Migrant churches
  • Civil society and social capital
  • Secularisation
  • Methodology

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