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  • A more perfect union? Christian nationalism and support for same-sex unions.
    Whitehead, Andrew L., and Samuel L. Perry (2015)
    Sociological Perspectives 58:3: 422-440.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Marriage; Homosexuality
  • Chrisian nationalism and white racial boundaries: Examining whites' opposition to interracial marriage.
    Perry, Samuel L., and Andrew L. Whitehead (2015)
    Ethnic and Racial Sudies 38:10: 1671-1689.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Marriage; Racial attitudes; Prejudice, racial
  • Formation des identités palestiniennes chrétiennes.
    Andezian, Sossie (2009)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 149:1: 189-210.

    Associated Search Terms: Palestinian Israelis; Christian, Israel; Israel; Identity
  • An Anchor and a Sail: Christian Meditation as the Mechanism for a Pluralist Religious Identity.
    Mermis-Cava, Jonathan (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:4: 432-453.

    Qualitative study of Christian meditators; the interdenominational practice strengthened denominational attachment even as it involved crossing boundaries.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; World Community for Christian Meditation; Meditation
  • Pilgrims, Seekers and History Buffs: Identity Creation through Religious Tourism.
    Schutt, Sarah Bill (2006)
    In William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) On the Road to Being There. Studies in Pilgrimage and Tourism in Late Modernity. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, pp. 297-327.

    Participant observation & interviews at the William Miller Farm and Homestead, & the Hill Cumorah Pageant. Most visitors were religious tourists, but occasional pilgrim phenomena occurred.

    Associated Search Terms: Seventh-day Adventist, U.S.A.; Pilgrimage; United States, New York, Low Hampton; United States, New York, Palmyra; Advent Christian Church; Identity; Mormon, U.S.A.; Tourists
  • Les Trajectoires de Conversion et l'Identité Sociale chez les Jeunes dans le Contexte Postcolonial Ouest-Africain.
    LeBlanc, Marie Nathalie (2003)
    Anthropologie et sociétés 27:1: 85-110.

    Based on case studies of young Muslims & members of independent Christian churches in Côte d'Ivoire.

    Associated Search Terms: African Christian; Côte d´Ivoire; Modernization; Identity; Islam, Côte d´Ivoire; Youth
  • "Becoming Christian": Solidifying Christian Identity and Content.
    Horrell, David G. (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity. Social Science Approaches. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press, pp. 309-335.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Identity
  • Conflicting Bases of Identity in Early Christianity: The Example of Paul.
    Taylor, Nicholas H. (2002)
    In Anthony J. Blasi, Jean Duhaime, and Paul-André Turcotte (eds.) Handbook of Early Christianity. Social Science Approaches. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press, pp. 577-597.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Cognitive dissonance; Identity
  • Elohim City: A Participant-observer Study of a Christian Identity Community.
    Shook, Somer, Wesley Delano, and Robert W. Balch (1999)
    Nova religio 2:2: 245-265.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Elohim City; Participant observation; United States, Oklahoma
  • Christian Violence in America.
    Juergensmeyer, Mark (1998)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 558: 88-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Violence
  • Radical Religion in America: Millenarian Movements from the Far Right to the Children of Noah.
    Kaplan, Jeffrey (1997)
    Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Odinism; Asatru; B´nai Noah
  • Religion and the Racist Right, Revised Edition.
    Barkun, Michael (1997)
    Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Historical; British Israelites; Prejudice, anti-Semitism; Millenarian
  • Millenarians and Violence. The Case of the Christian Identity Movement.
    Barkun, Michael (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Maynem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 247-260.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance amplification; Christian Identity; Millenarian, U.S.A.; Millennial
  • Messianic Judaism: Ethnicity in Revitalization.
    Stokes, Bruce H. (1994)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of California, Riverside. [DA 56:32, p. 1001]

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish Christian; Identity; Participant observation; Revitalization movement
  • Identitätssuche des syriaschen Urchristentums: Missions, Inkulturation und Pluralität in ältesten Heidenchristentum.
    Feldkeller, Andreas (1993)
    Freiburg: Universitätsverlag; Göttingen: Vanderhoeck & Ruprecht.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Identity; Pluralism
  • Schismatics, Sectarians, Dissidents, Deviants: The First One Hundred Years of Jewish-Christian Relations.
    Sanders, Jack T. (1993)
    Valley Forge, Pennsylvania: Trinity Press International; London: SCM.

    Explains early Jewish-Christian tensions in terms of boundary maintenance of threatened Jewish identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Conflict; Boundary maintenance; Jewish; Identity; Early Christian
  • The Spread of Religions and Macrosocial Relations.
    Montgomery, Robert L. (1991)
    Sociological Analysis 52:1: 37-53.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Islam; Missions; Christian; Buddhist; Identity, national
  • Ethnic process and minority identity: A comparative study of Muslims and Christians of UP.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1984)
    Sociological Bulletin 33:1/2: 99-122. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp. 100-121]

    Educational ventures of Christians & Muslims led to class tensions within the Christian group & between the Hindu & Christian groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Levels in depth; Christian, India; Ethnic; Identity; Islam, India; Minority; Social construction of reality; India, Uttar Pradesh State
  • Miracle in the Early Christian World. A Study in Sociohistorical Method.
    Kee, Howard Clark (1983)
    New Haven: Yale University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Healing; Early Christian; Miracle; Identity; World construction
  • Patterns of Minority Identiy: A Lucknow Study.
    Srinivasan, Nirmala (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Politics, India; Islam, India; Identity; Christian, India; India, Lucknow
  • The Social Identity of the First Christians: A Question of Method in Religious History.
    Judge, Edwin A. (1980)
    Journal of Religious History 11: 201-217.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Early Christian; Methodology
  • Christian Origins in Sociological Perspective.
    Kee, Howard Clark (1980)
    Philadelphia: Westminster.

    Associated Search Terms: Literature; World construction; Charisma; Early Christian; Identity
  • Beside the Still Water: A Comparative Study of the Maintenance of the Distinctive Religious Identity of the Christian Reformed Church in East Palmyria, New York and Abcoude, Netherlands.
    Vogler, Conrad C. (1971)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, State University of New York at Buffalo. [DA 32:3 A, p. 1653]

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Netherlands, Abcoude; United States, New York, East Palmyria; Comparative; Christian Reformed Church
  • Environment as a Factor in the Achievement of Self-consciousness in Early Christianity.
    Riddle, Donald W. (1927)
    Journal of Religion 7: 146-163.

    Sees non-Jewish factors as important as Jewish in early Christianity; interprets the issue over circumcision as an identity question rather than one of religious observance.

    Associated Search Terms: Circumcision; Early Christian; Identity
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