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  • Stark and Bainbridge, Durkheim and Weber: Theoretical Comparisons.
    Collins, Randall (1997)
    In Lawrence A. Young (ed.) Rational Choice Theory and Religion: Summary and Assessment. New York: Routledge, pp. 161-180.

    Associated Search Terms: Stark, Rodney; Weber, Max; Bainbridge, William Sims; Rational choice theory; Durkheim, Émile
  • Stark Realities and Eurocentric/Androcentric Bias in the Sociology of Religion.
    Carroll, Michael P. (1996)
    Sociology of Religion 57:3: 225-239.

    Sees the Stark-Bainbridge & derivative theory as biased to Protestant male America; notes its inapplicability to folk Catholicism in Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Popular religion; Stark, Rodney; Italy; Bainbridge, William Sims; Rational choice theory
  • The Stark-Bainbridge Theory of Religion: A Critical Analysis and Counter Proposals.
    Wallis, Roy, and Steve Bruce (1984)
    Sociological Analysis 45:1: 11-28. Reply by William Sims Bainbridge and Rodney Stark 45:2 (1984): 145-158. Rejoinder by Steve Bruce and Roy Wallis 46:1 (1985): 73-76.

    Associated Search Terms: Deprivation; Bainbridge, William Sims; Stark, Rodney
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