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  • Transnational Monasteries: The Economic Performance of Cloistered Women.
    Langewiesche, Katrin (2015)
    Social Compass 62:2:132-146.

    Study of a female Benedictine monastery near Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, which is financially independent with a yoghurt & food additive business.

    Associated Search Terms: Monasticism; Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou; Orders/congregations; Economic; Transnational; Nun; Benedictine
  • ¿De la institución total a la extinction? Debate sobre el futuro de la vida monástica en los monasteries benedictions de mujeres en Cataluña (España).
    Collet i Sabaté, Jordi (2013)
    Revista Internacional de Sociología 71:2: 335-356.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Spain; Monasticism; Spain, Catalonia; Benedictine
  • Leadership and tradition in the regulation of Catholic monasticism.
    Winthrop, Robert H. (1985)
    Anthropological Quarterly 58;1: 30-38.

    Recounts the post-Napoleonic Benedictine revival in France & a short-lived foundation in the U.S. in connection with a foundation in Jerusalem.

    Associated Search Terms: Monasticism; Benedictine; Change; Historical; Leadership; Catholic
  • The Benedictine Ethic and the Modern Spirit of Scheduling: On Schedules and Social Organization.
    Zerubavel, Eviatar (1980)
    Sociological Inquiry 50: 157-169.

    Associated Search Terms: Time; Monasticism; Benedictine
  • The Effect of Segmentation in the Religious Clergy.
    Gannon, Thomas M. (1979)
    Sociological Analysis 40:3: 183-196.

    Compares 1970 National Opinion Research Center (U.S.A..) survey data from Benedictine, Franciscan, Jesuit, & Maryknoll respondents.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Benedictine; Maryknoll; Society of Jesus; Orders/congregations; Franciscan (O.F.M.); Franciscan
  • The Revitalization Process in Religious Life: A Study of a Benedictine Congregation.
    Whiteley, Cuthbert M. (1977)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Catholic University of America. [DA 38:4 A, p. 2200]

    Studies the American Cassinese Federation; compares 1947 & '74 profiles.

    Associated Search Terms: Benedictine; Monasticism; Orders/congregations
  • Member Commitment and Organizational Competence in Religious Orders.
    Vollmer, Howard M. (1957)
    Berkeley Publications in Society and Institutions 3:1: 13-26.

    Considers socialization objectives of orders by examining Benedictine & Jesuit literature.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Benedictine; Orders/congregations; Society of Jesus
  • Les formes de gouvernement local et provincial dans les ordres religieuses.
    Moulin, Léo (1955)
    Revue internationale des sciences administratives 21:1: 31-57; 21:3: 485-523; 21:4: 787-823.

    Contrasts Dominican (democratic deconcentration), Jesuit (monarchic centralization), & Benedictine (confederation) systems of governance.

    Associated Search Terms: Orders/congregations; Organization; Order of Preachers; Society of Jesus; Benedictine
  • Soziologie des Mönchtums und der Benediktinerregel.
    Blazowich, A. (1954)
    Wien: Herder.

    Associated Search Terms: Benedictine; Monasticism
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