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  • The presentation of the charismatic self in everyday life: Reflections on a Canadian new religious movement.
    Joosse, Paul (2012)
    Sociology of Religion 73:2: 174-199.

    The everyday aspects of the daily life of John de Ruiter, guru of Oasis Edmonton, endanger his charisma.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Dramaturgy; Everyday life; Guru; New religions; Oasis Edmonton; Participant observation; Weber, Max; Canada, Alberta, Edmonton; Goffman, Erving
  • Soka Gakkai: Engaged Buddhism in North America.
    Geekie, Constance Lynn (2008)
    In Paul David Numrich (ed.) North American Buddhists in Social Context. Leiden: Brill, pp. 203-224.

    Based on field work at a Soka Gokkai center in Edmonton, Alberta. Focuses on practices & social activism.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Soka Gakkai, Canada; Canada, Alberta, Edmonton; Activism
  • Silence, Charisma, and Power: The Case of John de Ruiter.
    Joosse, Paul (2006)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 21(3): 355-371.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; New religions; Canada, Alberta, Edmonton; Oasis Edmonton
  • Changing Religious Attitudes and Participation among Catholics in the Post Vatican II Church: Some Canadian Data.
    Hartnagel, Timothy F., and Leo Klug (1990)
    Sociological Analysis 51:4: 347-361

    Analyzes 1973 & '82 survey data from recipients of the Catholic Archdiocese of Edmonton's newspaper.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Canada, Alberta, Edmonton; Practice
  • Religious Participation and Marital Commitment.
    Larson, Lyle E., and J. Walter Goltz (1989)
    Review of Religious Research 30:4: 387-400.

    Analyzes 1980 interview data from Edmonton, Alberta; church participation is shown to correlate with marital commitment.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Practice; Canada, Alberta, Edmonton
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