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  • Rejection of Darwinian evolution among churchgoers in England: The effects of psychological type.
    Village, Andrew, and Sylvia Baker (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:3: 557-572.

    Analyzes 2009 survey data from churches in England. Denomination (Church of England & Methodist versus Evangelical & Pentecostal), education, & theological education predicted acceptance of evolution.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Pentecostal, Great Britain; Methodist, Great Britain; Evangelical, Great Britain; Church of England; Great Britain, England; Evolution; Education
  • Divine Callings: Understanding the Call to Ministry in Black Pentecostalism.
    Pitt, Richard N. (2012)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on interviews with ministers & aspiring ministers of the Church of God in Christ; focuses on their sense of calling. Includes male clergy & female ministers. Many men never became pastors, despite ordination.

    Associated Search Terms: Dramaturgy; Clergy; Church of God in Christ, U.S.A.; African Americans; Vocation; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Gender
  • Migration et Plurilinguisme: Parler en Langues dans les Églises Africaines en Europe.
    Fancello, Sandra (2009)
    Social Compass 56:3: 387-404.

    Based on interview data among migrants from Ghana & other nations, mostly to France & Belgium. Explores the use of Twe & other African languages, French & English, & Pentecostal "tongues."

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Pentecostal, Europe; Assimilation; Church of Pentecost; African Christian, Europe; Language; Europe; Glossolalia
  • What Americans Really Believe.
    Stark, Rodney, et al. (2008)
    Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press.

    Based on the 2006 Baylor Survey on Religion.

    Associated Search Terms: New age; Catholic, U.S.A.; Foursquare Gospel; Jehovah´s Witness, U.S.A.; Media; Membership; United States; United Methodist, U.S.A.; Seventh-day Adventist, U.S.A.; Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Assemblies of God, U.S.A.; Church of God in Christ, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Practice; Social capital; Southern Baptist; State; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Unitarian Universalist; Nazarene, U.S.A.; Experience; Mormon, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Proselytizing; Strictness; Women; Atheist, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Belief; United Church of Christ; Denomination (organizational entity); Disciples of Christ; Education; Contributions; Episcopal; Evangelical Lutheran Church in America; Communality; Megachurch
  • From England's Nazareth to Sweden's Jerusalem. Movement, (Virtual) Landscapes and Pilgrimage.
    Coleman, Simon (2004)
    In Simon Coleman and John Eade (eds.) Reframing Pilgrimage Cultures in Motion. London: Routledge, pp. 45-68..

    Focuses on pilgrims taking concerns from home to sacred places. Uses the examples of Roman & Anglo Catholics at Walsingham & Word of Life (Evangelical) Swedes at Jerusalem.

    Associated Search Terms: Sweden; Comparative; Pentecostal, neo, Sweden; Church of England; Pilgrimage; Livets Ord, Sweden; Catholic, Great Britain; Great Britain
  • The Influence of the Charismatic Movement on Local Church Life. A Compartive Study among Anglican Rural, Urban and Suburban Churches.
    Francis, Leslie J., David W. Lankshear, and Susan H. Jones (2000)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 15:1: 121-130.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, neo, Great Britain; Church of England; Great Britain; Comparative; Urban/rural
  • Pentecôtismes en Corée.
    Lucca, Nathalie (1999)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 44/105: 99-123.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Korea; Korea; Full Gospel Church, Korea; Church of Providence
  • Organizing God's Work.
    Harris, Margaret (1998)
    New York: St. Martin's Press.

    Studies the role of 4 parishes in delivering social services in Britain.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Afro-Caribbean British; Jewish, Great Britain; Church of England; Pentecostal, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain; Charities; Great Britain; Organization
  • Believing Identity: Pentecostalism and the Mediation of Jamaican Ethnicity and Gender in England.
    Toulis, Nicole Rodriguez (1997)
    Oxford and New York: Berg.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Great Britain; Participant observation; Great Britain, Birmingham; Jamaican British; Women; New Testament Church of God; Identity
  • Personal Autonomy in Religion and Marriage: Is There a Link?
    Wilson, John, and Mark Musick (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 37:1: 3-18.

    Analyzes 1987-88 interview data from married adult Americans; religious affiliates saw marriage as a lifetime commitment. Pentecostal, Baptist, & Christian/Disciples wives saw autonomy within marriage as less important.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, U.S.A.; Marriage; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United Church of Christ; Family; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Individualism; United States; Episcopal; Jewish, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Autonomy; Practice
  • Religious Group Variation in the Socioeconomic Status and Family Behavior of Women.
    Heaton, Tim B., and Marie Cornwall (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:3: 283-299.

    Analyzes 1971-81 Canadian census data.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, Canada; Salvation Army, Canada; United Church of Canada; Hutterite, Canada; Mennonite, Canada; Pentecostal, Canada; Jehovah´s Witness, Canada; Baptist, Canada; Lutheran, Canada
  • Fragmented Gods. The Poverty and Potential of Religion in Canada./La Religion à la Carte.
    Bibby, Reginald W. (1987)
    Toronto: Irwin Publishing./Montréal: Fides, 1988

    Analyzes data from 1975, '80, & '85 Canadian national surveys, including a panel; focuses on affiliation, attendance, & belief.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Practice; Quality of life; Pentecostal, Canada; Baptist, Canada; Presbyterian, Canada; Lutheran, Canada; Anglican Church of Canada; United Church of Canada; Denomination (organizational entity); Belief; Catholic, Canada
  • Sociodemographic Characteristics of Religious Groups in Canada.
    Heaton, Tim B. (1986)
    Sociological Analysis 47:1: 54-65.

    Analyzes 1981 Canadian census data; allows for a focus on smaller, often overlooked denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Jehovah´s Witness, Canada; Canada; Pentecostal, Canada; Hutterite, Canada; Mennonite, Canada; Lutheran, Canada; Mormon, Canada; Baptist, Canada; Anglican Church of Canada; Polish National Catholic, Canada; Ukrainian Catholic, Canada; Catholic, Canada
  • Religious Denominations' Impact upon Gender Attitudes: Some Methodological Implications.
    Brinkerhoff, Merlin B., and Marlene M. MacKie (1984)
    Review of Religious Research 25:4: 365-378.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Lutheran, Canada; Canada, Alberta, Calgary; Catholic, Canada; Mormon, Canada; Women; Baptist, Canada; Pentecostal, Canada; Disaffiliation; Denomination (organizational entity); Conversion; Anglican Church of Canada
  • Dimensions in Neopentecostal Identity in the Church of England.
    Ball, Peter (1981)
    European Journal of Social Psychology 11: 349-363.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, neo, Great Britain; Great Britain; Identity; Church of England
  • Civil Religion and other Religious Identities.
    Wimberley, Ronald C., and James A. Christenson (1981)
    Sociological Analysis 42:2: 91-100.

    Analyzes 1975 questionnaire data from a North Carolina sample; civil religion attitude scores vary by denomination.

    Associated Search Terms: Quaker, U.S.A.; Church of God; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Seventh-day Adventist, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Denomination (organizational entity); Lutheran, U.S.A.; Christian, U.S.A.; United States, North Carolina; Civil religion
  • Sociocultural Change in a Pentecostal Group: A Cae Study in Education and Culture of the Church of God in Sonora, Mexico.
    Elliott, William W. (1971)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Education and Religion, University of Tennessee.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Mexico; Mexico, Sonora State; Church of God, Mexico; Change
  • Immigrant Sect Development in Britain: A Case of Status Deprivation?
    Hill, Clifford (1971)
    Social Compass 18:2: 231-236.

    Anomie caused by racial prejudice & a consequent lowered status is more important than economic deprivation.

    Associated Search Terms: Deprivation; Sect; Pentecostal, Great Britain; Great Britain; Migrant; New Testament Church of God, Great Britain; West Indian British
  • Pentecostalism in a Puerto Rican Community.
    LaRuffa, Anthony L. (1966)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University.

    Based on participant observation in a neighborood of a village in Puerto Rico.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Puerto Rico, San Cipriano; Functionalism; Sect; Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Change; Pentecostal, Puerto Rico
  • Pentecostal Sects among West Indian Migrants.
    Calley, Malcolm J.C. (1962)
    Race 3:2: 55-64.

    Account of 3 Pentecostal sects in Great Britain, 1961.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Great Britain; Church of God of Prophecy, Great Britain; West Indian British; Migrant; Sect; Great Britain; New Testament Church of God, Great Britain; Church of God in Christ, Great Britain
  • Adaptation and Pattern Integration of a California Sect.
    Young, Frank W. (1960)
    Review of Religious Research 1:4: 137-150. [Also in Richard D. Knudten (ed.) The Sociology of Religion, An Anthology. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1967, pp. 136-146]

    Examines the gradual shift of a local congregation from a sect to a denomination form of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Sect; Pentecostal Church of God in America; Typology; Denomination (type); Parish; Adaptation
  • Sociocultural Analysis of a California Pentecostal Church.
    Young, Frank W. (1954)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Cornell University.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Pentecostal Church of God in America
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