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  • American Originals: Homemade Varieties of Christianity.
    Conkin, Paul K. (1997)
    Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Unitarian, U.S.A.; Unity School of Christianity, U.S.A.; Disciples of Christ; Seventh-day Adventist; Holiness, U.S.A.; Jehovah´s Witness, U.S.A.; Universalist, U.S.A.; Churches of Christ, U.S.A.; Christian Science, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • Extraordinary Groups. An Examination of Unconventional Life-Styles, 5th Ed.
    Kephart, William M., and William W. Zellner (1993)
    New York; St. Martin's Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Science, U.S.A.; Jehovah´s Witness; Father Divine; Commune; Jewish, Hasidic, Satmarer; Amish, Old Order, U.S.A.; Jewish, Lubavitcher; Oneida; Mormon; Jewish, Hasidic, Satmar
  • Life Crises among the Religiously Committed: Do Sectarian Differences Matter?
    Ebaugh, Helen Rose, Kathe Richman, and Janet Saltzman Chafetz (1984)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 23:1: 19-31.

    Based on interviews in Houston with Christian Scientists, Catholic charismatics, & Baha'is; the 3 define crises similarly, but react to them differently.

    Associated Search Terms: Baha´i, U.S.A.; United States, Texas, Houston; Adjustment; Medical; Christian Science; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Ideology and Recruitment in Religious Groups.
    Ebaugh, Helen Rose, and Sharron Lee Vaughan (1984)
    Review of Religious Research 26:2: 148-157.

    Based on 1978 interviews in Houston, with Christian Scientists, Catholic charismatics, & Baha'is; charismatics recruited actively through casual acquaintances while Christian Scientists & Baha'is operated through more primary relationships.

    Associated Search Terms: Baha´i, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Christian Science; United States, Texas, Houston; Conversion
  • Occupational and Religious Mobility in a Small City.
    Lauer, Robert H. (1975)
    Sociological Quarterly 16: 380-392.

    Analyzes telephone interview data from household heads in a small Midwest U.S. city; shows highly educated people who are occupationally mobile across great distance to be highly religiously mobile.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Christian (U.S.A. denomination); Christian Science; Unitarian, U.S.A.; United Church of Christ; Episcopal; Mobility (vertical); Occupation; Unitarian; Conversion; Methodist, U.S.A.
  • Christian Science and Secular Science: Adaptation on the College Scene.
    Mudelman, Arthur E. (1972)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 11:3: 271-276.

    Analyzes 1967 interview data from Christian science students at a Midwest U.S. university. Respondents were less likely than others to major in behavioral & life sciences, no less likely in physical science, & more likely in engineering.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Science, U.S.A.; Students, undergraduate; Science
  • Social Correlates of Religious Interest.
    Lenski, Gerhard (1953)
    American Sociological Review 18: 533-544.

    Analyzes 1941 interview data from white Protestant households of couples who had been married 1927-29, living in Indianapolis, Indiana.

    Associated Search Terms: Quaker, U.S.A.; Christian Science; Disciples of Christ; Episcopal; Evangelical and Reformed, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; United Brethren, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Nazarene
  • These Also Believe: A Study of Modern American Cults and Minority Religious Movements.
    Braden, Charles S. (1949)
    New York: Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Anglo-Israel, U.S.A.; Oxford Group Movement, U.S.A.; Jehovah´s Witness, U.S.A.; New Thought; Mormon, U.S.A.; Father Divine; Spiritualist, U.S.A.; Christian Science, U.S.A.; Theosophy, U.S.A.; Liberal Catholic Church, U.S.A.
  • A Case Study of a Religion as a Form of Adjustment Behavior.
    Johnson, Joseph K. (1937)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Washington University (St. Louis).

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Science, U.S.A.; Adjustment
  • Churches and War Attitudes.
    Droba, Daniel Dboslav (1932)
    Sociology and Social Research 16:6: 547-552.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Congregational, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Christian Science, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Students, undergraduate; Baptist, U.S.A.
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