Best Practices
Paper Series
Resources

Sociology of Religion Searchable Bibliographic Database
Research Hub > Other Resources

Search thousands of sociological books, journal articles, theses and dissertations by subject, author, title or publication information. To begin, enter search term(s) below and click Go! Title links in search results lead to item in Amazon.com.

You can also browse citations by subject by clicking on the "Browse Terms" tabs.



Citations
  • Attendance at a Billy Graham Crusade: A Resource Mobilization Approach.
    Johnson, Norris R., David A. Choate, and William Bunis (1984)
    Sociological Analysis 45:4: 383-392.

    Attendance at a Cincinnati, Ohio, crusade depended on local churches mobilizing their congregations.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Resource mobilization; United States, Ohio, Cincinnati; Billy Graham Crusade
  • The Lost World of Billy Graham.
    Apel, William D. (1979)
    Review of Religious Research 20:2: 138-149.

    The theological history behind Billy Graham is important for understanding his movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Billy Graham Crusade
  • Counting Souls: A Study of Counseling at Evangelical Crusades.
    Altheide, David L., and John M. Johnson (1977)
    Pacific Sociological Review 20:3: 323-348.

    Observations & interviews at a 1974 Billy Graham Crusade in Phoenix, Arizona, focusing on the role of "counselors" who elicited responses from attenders.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; United States, Arizona, Phoenix; Billy Graham Crusade
  • The Civil Religious Dimension: Is it There?
    Wimberley, Ronald C., Donald A. Clelland, Thomas C. Hood, and C. McCurdy Lipsey (1976)
    Social Forces 54:4: 890-900.

    Factor analyzes questionnaire data from 1970 participants in a Billy Graham Crusade; shows the existence of a civil religion dimension.

    Associated Search Terms: Factor analysis; Billy Graham Crusade; Dimensions of religiosity; Civil religion
  • Conversion in a Billy Graham Crusade: Spontaneous Event or Ritual Performance?
    Wimberley, Ronald C., Thomas C. Hood, C. McCurdy Lipsey, and M. Hay (1975)
    Sociological Quarterly 16: 162-170. [Also in Meredith David Pugh (ed.) Collective Behavior: A Source Book. St. Paul, Minnesota: West, 1980, pp. 278-285]

    Uses data provided by the Billy Graham Crusade headquarters. Finds "conversions" are largely ritual.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Revival; Ritual; Billy Graham Crusade
  • In the Company of the Converted: Characteristics of a Billy Graham Crusade Audience.
    Clelland, Donald A., Thomas C. Hood, C.M. Lipsey, and Ronald C. Wimberley (1974)
    Sociological Analysis 35:1: 45-56.

    Based on data from a 1970 revival in Knoxville; attenders were more educated & affluent, had higher prestige occupations, went to church more, & had more conservative rel. beliefs than average area residents. The revival affirmed a threatened life style.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Tennessee, Knoxville; Billy Graham Crusade; Revival
  • The Popularity of Billy Graham, 1963-1969.
    Alston, Jon P. (1973)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 12:2: 227-230.

    Gallup Poll surveys of American adults.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Billy Graham Crusade
  • The Religious Crusade: Revival or Ritual?
    Johnson, Weldon T. (1971)
    American Journal of Sociology 76:5: 873-890.

    Reports an experiment that sent participant observers & inactive observers to a Billy Graham revival, & collected questionnaire data from them & from a control group; participant observation had no impact on the observers' beliefs.

    Associated Search Terms: Experiment; Methodology; Revival; Participant observation; Billy Graham Crusade
  • Revivalism as Institutionalized Behavior: An Analysis of the Social Base of a Billy Graham Crusade.
    Whitam, Frederick L. (1968)
    Social Science Quarterly 49;1: 115-127.

    Preliminary analysis of "decision cards" from a 1957 New York City crusade & analysis of 1963 follow-up questionnaire data, with a college student control group.

    Associated Search Terms: Billy Graham Crusade; Revival; Revivalism
  • Adolescence and Mass Persuasion: A Study of Teen-Age Decision-Making at a Billy Graham Crusade.
    Whitam, Frederick L. (1965)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Indiana University. [DA 27:2 A, p. 542]

    Preliminary analysis of "decision cards" from a 1957 New York Billy Graham Crusade. Analyzes 1963 follow-up questionnaire data from the same people & a college student control group.

    Associated Search Terms: Billy Graham Crusade; Conversion; Adolescents
  • Decision for Christ: Billy Graham in New York City.
    Lang, Kurt, and Gladys Engel Lang (1960)
    In M.P. Stein, A. Vidich, and D. White (eds.) Identity and Anxiety. Glencoe, Illinois: Free Press, pp. 415-427.

    Associated Search Terms: Billy Graham Crusade; Social movement; United States, New York, New York
[Viewing Matches 1-11]  (of 11 total matches in Citations)

Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

The ARDA is not responsible for content or typographical errors.

Bookmark and Share