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  • Soft authoritarianism, social diversity and legal pluralism: The case of Singapore.
    Turner, Bryan S. (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 69-81.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Singapore; Sharia; Law; Islam, Singapore
  • The Spirit Moves West. Korean Missionaries in America.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2015)
    New York: Oxford University Press

    Case study of a non-denominational Evangelical Korean mission society in the U.S.A. Responding to Korea's relationship to its "big brother," U.S.A., the missionaries sought to "make history" by saving the U.S. from secularization. After the founder's death, the missionary society began to Americanize.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; University Bible Fellowship; Sect; Conservative, U.S.A.; Missionary; Typology; Korean Americans; Generations; Korea (South); Participant observation; Authoritarianism; Conservative, Korea (South); Evangelical, U.S.A.; Patriarchy; Race; Evangelical, Korea (South)
  • Relationship between dimensions of religiosity, authoritarianism, and moral authority.
    Teymoori, Ali, Arash Heydari, and Hedayat Nasiri (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 92-107.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from a mixed population of high school & college students in Semirorn City, Isfahan, Iran. The supposed authoritarianism of religious people can be accounted for by reference to external authorities on the consequential dimension of religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Iran; Students, undergraduate; Consequential dimension; Authoritarianism; Dimensions of religiosity; Shi'ite, Iran; Students, secondary
  • Islamic Religiosity in Right-wing Authoritarian Personality: The Case of Indonesian Muslims.
    Ji, Chang-ho, and Yodi Ibrahim (2007)
    Review of Religious Research 49:2: 128-146.

    Based on questionnaire data from students in 2 Jakarta universities.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Indonesia; Islam, Indonesia; Intrinsic/extrinsic; Students, undergraduate
  • La vérité dans l’Église catholique, contestations et restauration d’un régime d’autorité.
    Lagroye, Jacque (2006)
    Paris: Belin

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Catholic
  • Religion and Anti-Islamic Attitudes.
    Johnson, Stephen D. (2006)
    Review of Religious Research 48:1: 5-16.

    Analyzes 2002 telephone survey data from Muncie, Indiana; conservative Protestants were most prejudiced against Arabs & Moslems.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Indiana, Muncie; Authoritarianism; Prejudice; Conservative, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Islam
  • Who Values the Obedient Child Now? The Religious Factor in Adult Values for Children, 1986-2002.
    Starks, Brian, and Robert V. Robinson (2005)
    Social Forces 84:1: 343-359.

    Analyzes 1986-2002 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows church attending Evangelicals value obedience in their children more than do others.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Family; Socialization; Authoritarianism; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • The Effect of Religiosity on Endorsement of Democratic Values: The Mediating influence of Authoritarianism.
    Canetti-Nisim, Daphna (2004)
    Political Behavior 26 (4): 377–398.

    Associated Search Terms: Democracy; Authoritarianism
  • Factors Influencing Hostility Towards Controversial Religious Groups.
    Doktór, Tadeusz (2002)
    Social Compass 49:4: 553-562.

    Analyzes 1999 questionnaire data from Poland, concerning Jehovah's Witnesses, Hare Krishna, & Satanists. Those hostile to these religions saw them as intolerance, dishonest, unfriendly, or threatening. Authoritarianism correlated with the prejudices.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice; Authoritarianism; New religions; Poland
  • Beyond Idols. The Shape of a Secular Society.
    Fenn, Richard K. (2001)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Argues for a non-idolatrous secular society where the Sacred can be sacred.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Psychoanalytic; Charisma; Sacred; Authoritarianism; Civil religion
  • The Popularity of Strict Churches.
    Tamney, Joseph B., and Stephen D. Johnson (1998)
    Review of Religious Research 39:3: 209-223.

    Analyzes 1994 telephone survey data from Muncie, Indiana; strictness appealed to the less educated, authoritativeness to fundamentalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana, Muncie; Strictness; Authoritarianism
  • Religion and Prejudice: The Role of Religious Fundamentalism, Quest, and Right-Wing Authoritariansim.
    Hunsberger, Bruce E. (1995)
    Journal of Social Issues 51: 113-129.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalism; Belief; Authoritarianism; Religiosity; Prejudice
  • Obedience and Autonomy: Religion and Parental Values Reconsidered.
    Ellison, Christopher G., and Darren E. Sherkat (1993)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 32:4: 313-329.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Intellectuality; Family; United States; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • La Fonction Sociale et Politique des Hétérodoxies Religieuses en Amérique Latine.
    Bastian, Jean-Pierre (1992)
    Social Compass 39:4: 543-551.

    Associates Pentecostalism & other religious movements in Latin America with traditional authoritarianism.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Latin America; Latin America; Authoritarianism
  • Authoritarian or Authority-Minded? The Cognitive Commitments of Fundamentalists and the Christian Right.
    Owen, Dennis E., Kenneth D. Wald, and Samuel S. Hill (1991)
    Religion and American Culture: A Journal of Interpretation 1 (1): 73–100.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Authority; Fundamentalist
  • La contestazioni politiche e religiose dell'Europa.
    Tomasi, Luigi (1991)
    Studi sociali 4: 54-63.

    Modernization in Europe engenders paradoxically a conservative, authoritarian religiosity & a conversionist one.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Modernity; Europe; Conversion
  • Christian Beliefs and Ethnocentrism in Dutch Society: A Test of Three Models.
    Eisinga, Rob, Albert Felling, and Jan Peters (1991)
    Review of Religious Research 32:3: 305-320.

    Analyzes 1985 survey data from adults in the Netherlands.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Prejudice; Local/cosmopolitan; Nationalism; Belief; Authoritarianism
  • Exemplary Dualism and Authoritarianism at Jonestown.
    Jones, Constance A. (1989)
    In Rebecca Moore and Fielding McGehee III (eds.), New Religious Movements, Mass Suicide, and Peoples Temple. Scholarly Perspectives on a Tragedy. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 209-230.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Jonestown
  • Autoritarismo, modernización y catolicismo. Las relaciones Iglesia-Estado en las últimas decadas en Chile.
    Parker Gumucio, Cristián (1989)
    Opciones 1:16: 81-106.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Catholic, Chile; Modernization; Authoritarianism; Chile
  • Habits of the Mind? The Problem of Authority in the New Christian Right.
    Wald, Kenneth D., Dennis E. Owen, and Samuel S. Hill, Jr. (1989)
    In Ted G. Jelen (ed.) Religion and Political behavior in the United States. New York: Praeger, pp. 93-108.

    Analyzes 1986-87 questionnaire data from Protestant churchgoers in the Gainesville area; related authority-mindedness, not authoritarianism, to new Christian right politics.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Florida, Gainesville; Conservative, U.S.A.; Authoritarianism; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Messianic Personalism: A Role Analysis of the Unification Church.
    Parsons, Arthur S. (1986)
    Journal for the Scientific study of Religion 25:2: 141-161.

    Presents results of a participant observation study; the Unification Church synthesizes the seemingly opposed forms of personalism & authoritarianism in a distinctly therapeutic religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Authoritarianism; Charisma; Unification Church, U.S.A.
  • Religion and Authoritarianism.
    Moulian, Tomás (1979)
    Social Compass 26:2/3: 331-344.

    Seeks to see why authoritarian regimes seek legitimation from parts of the Catholic world view; focuses on the case of Chile.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Chile; Legitimation; Catholic
  • Cults, Brainwashing, and Counter-Subversion.
    Robbins, Thomas L., and Dick Anthony (1979)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 446: 78-90.

    Draws parallels between the anti-cult movement & anti-Masonic, anti-Mormon, & anti-Catholic movement sin American history.

    Associated Search Terms: Tolerance; Authoritarianism; Persecution; Anti-cult movement
  • Idéologies religieuses et pouvoir: l'exemple du catholicisme québécois.
    Moreux, Colette (1978)
    Cahiers internationaux de sociologie 25/64: 35-62.

    The institutional church seeks to retain some influence over its flock by replacing authoritarianism with egalitarianism; this is tantamount to an ideological suicide to regain on another plane what is lost in the process.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Power; Catholic, Canada; Canada, Quebec
  • Differential Anomic Responses in a Religious Community.
    Fay, Leo F. (1978)
    Sociological Analysis 39:1: 62-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Traditionalism; Authoritarianism; Sisters; Anomie; Catholic, U.S.A.; Orders/congregations
  • Intrinsic Religion and Authoritarianism: A Differentiated Relationship.
    Kahoe, Richard D. (1977)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 16:2: 179-183.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Southern Baptist college students; "conventionalism" & "superstition & stereotypy" explained a relationship between authoritarianism & intrinsic religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Students, undergraduate; Southern Baptist; Intrinsic/extrinsic
  • Religious Commitment, Social Distance, and Authoritarianism.
    Johnson, Doyle Paul (1977)
    Review of Religious Research 18:2: 99-113.

    Analyzes 1967 questionnaire data from a small town in Illinois; shows religiosity measures inversely related to prejudice & social distance from minority groups. Authoritarianism correlated with both of the latter.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Social distance; Prejudice; United States, Illinois; Authoritarianism
  • Authoritarianism, Religiosity, and the Legalization of Victimless Crimes.
    Abrams, J. Keith, and L. Richard DellaFave (1976)
    Sociology and Social Research 61: 68-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Law; Deviance/social control
  • Scientology: Therapeutic Cult to Religious Sect.
    Wallis, Roy (1975)
    Sociology 9:1: 89-100.

    Applies a typology, with "cult" characterized by epistemological individualism & "sect" by epistemological authoritarianism.

    Associated Search Terms: Individualism; Authoritarianism; Sect; Cult; Scientology
  • Religious Belief as a Factor in Obedience to Destructive Demands.
    Boch, David C., and Neil Clark Warren (1972)
    Review of Religious Research 13:3: 185-191.

    Centrists were more likely than extremists on belief scales to administer shocks in an experimental setting.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Belief; Experiment
  • Catholic Church Professionals.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1970)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences 387: 77-85.

    Notes fewer Catholics entering religious careers, & many leaving; traditional structures are being revised, & the authoritarian system is yielding to collegiality. Task-orientation has emphasized professionalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Professionalization; Clergy; Catholic; Authoritarianism
  • Christian Orthodoxy, Authoritarianism and Prejudice.
    Thompson, Robert C., Jerry B. Michel, and T. John Alexander (1970)
    Rocky Mountain Social Science Journal 7:2: 117-123.

    Analyzes 1968 questionnaire data from students at the University of Texas at Arlington & Texas Christian University; shows correlations between orthodoxy & prejudice, intolerance, & authoritarianism.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Prejudice, racial; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Prejudice, anti-Semitism; Students, undergraduate
  • Attitudes toward Joining Authoritarian Organizations and Sectarian Churches.
    Photiadis, John D., and William Schweiker (1970)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 9:3: 227-235.

    Analyzes survey data from small businessmen in Minnesota; shows powerlessness & authoritarianism related to joining authoritarian organizations & sectarian churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Business people; Conversion; Sect; Alienation; Authoritarianism; United States, Minnesota
  • Authoritarianism, Religious Conservatism and Sociocentric Attitudes in Roman Catholic Groups.
    Weima, Jan (1965)
    Human Relations 18:3: 231-240.

    Notes the correspondent relation of authoritarianism with negative attitudes of Dutch Catholics & Calvinists toward each other.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Netherlands; Netherlands; Authoritarianism; Conservative, Netherlands; Prejudice; Calvinist, Netherlands
  • Authoritarian Personality, anti-Catholicism and the Experience of Religious Values.
    Weima, Jan (1964)
    Social Compass 11:2: 13-25.

    Analyzes F-scale data from an Orthodox Reformed Church population.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Prejudice, anti-Catholic; Netherlands; Orthodox Calvinist, Netherlands; Values; Experience
  • Antidemocratic Attitudes in Midwest University.
    Struening, Elmer L. (1963)
    In Hermann Henry Remmers (ed.) Anti-Democratic Attitudes in American Schools. Evanston, Illinois: Northwestern University Press, pp. 210-258.

    Factor analysis of questionnaire data from professors at a Midwest U.S. university; church attendance related curvilinearly with prejudice & positively with "authoritarian religious submission."

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice; Professor; Factor analysis; Practice; Authoritarianism
  • Orthodoxy, Church Participation, and Authoritarianism.
    Photiadis, John D., and Arthur L. Johnson (1963)
    American Journal of Sociology 69:1: 244-248.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from residents of a South Dakota town; shows orthodoxy correlated positively with ethnic distance but practice correlated inversely with it.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Prejudice; Practice; Authoritarianism; Social distance
  • The Relation between Authoritarianism, Ethnocentrism and Religious Denomination among Australian Adolescents.
    Knöpfelmacher Frank, and Douglas B. Armstrong (1963)
    American Catholic Sociological Review 24:2: 99-114.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from secondary students in Australian public & private schools; authoritarianism did not always correlate with ethnocentrism but only in some denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Prejudice; Denomination (organizational entity); Australia; Students, secondary
  • Rebellion, Conformity and Parental Religious Ideology.
    Putney, Snell, and Russell Middleton (1961)
    Sociometry 24: 125-135.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at 13 colleges & universities; shows agreement with parental religions, & provides distributions across skeptic, modernist, & conservative categories.

    Associated Search Terms: Anomie; Authoritarianism; Family; Students, undergraduate; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Socialization
  • Religious values and Authoritarian Tendency.
    Jones, Marshall B. (1958)
    Journal of Social Psychology 48: 83-89.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism
  • The Orthodoxy of the Authoritarian Personality.
    Gregory, W. Edgar (1957)
    Journal of Social Psychology 45: 217-232.

    Analyzes data derived from the use of belief & authoritarianism scales with availability samples.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Prejudice
  • The Dimensions, Distribution, and Correlates of Authoritarianism in a Midwestern University Faculty Population.
    Struening, Elmer L. (1957)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Purdue University.

    Factor analysis of questionnaire data from professors at a Midwest U.S. university; church attendance related curvilinearly with prejudice & positively with "authoritarian religious submission."

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Factor analysis; Practice; Authoritarianism
  • The Effects of Status, Social Participation, Religious Fundamentalism, and Alienation on a Measure of Authoritarianism.
    Rhodes, Albert Lewis (1956)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Vanderbilt University.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Authoritarianism
  • Personality and Cultural Factors Related to Religious Authoritarianism.
    Allen, Mark K. (1955)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Stanford University.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism
  • Doctrine and Attitude: A Study of the Relationship between Religious Beliefs and Socio-Political-Economic Attitudes.
    Gregory, W. Edgar (1955)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley.

    Analyzes data derived from the use of belief & authoritarianism scales with availability samples.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice; Authoritarianism; Orthodoxy (doctrinal)
  • The Marginal Catholic. An Institutional Approach.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1953)
    Social Forces 32:2: 167-173.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Authoritarianism; Authority; Parish; Marginality; Membership; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • The Authoritarian Personality.
    Adorno, Theodor W., Else Frenkel-Brunswik, Daniel J. Levinson, and R. Nevitt Sanford (1950)
    New York: Harper & Brothers.

    Ch. XVIII, by Adorno.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism
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