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  • Theology matters: Comparing the traits of growing and declining mainline Protestant church attendees and clergy.
    Haskell, David Millard, Kevin N. Flatt, and Stephanie Burgoyne (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:4: 515-541.

    Analyzes Ontario survey data from Anglican, Lutheran, Presbyterian, & United Church of Canada congregations & clergy. Theological conservatism predicted growth, as opposed to decline.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, Canada; Canada, Ontario; Membership; Protestant, Canada; Belief
  • La Droite Catholique au Québec: Essai de Typologie.
    Vaillancourt, Jean-Guy, and Martin Geoffroy (1996)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 25:1: 21-33.

    Identifies Quebec & foreign originated groups, schismatic & non-schismatic, & conservative & integralist in right wing Quebec Catholicism.

    Associated Search Terms: Schism; Canada, Quebec; Catholic, Canada; Conservative, Canada; Integralism, Canada
  • Circulation of the Saints 1966-1990: New Data, New Reflections.
    Bibby, Reginald W., and Merlin B. Brinkerhoff (1994)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 33:3: 273-280.

    Adds a 1986-90 update to previous studies; shows the conservative protestant churches maintaining their 10% of the Canadian religious market.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Alberta, Calgary; Conservative, Canada; Conversion; Membership
  • Mormonism and the Moral Majority Make Strange Bedfellows?: An Exploratory Critique.
    Brinkerhoff, Merlin B., Jeffrey C. Jacob, and Marlene M. MacKie (1987)
    Review of Religious Research 28:3: 236-251.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at 4 universities in the U.S. & Canada; shows a value congruence but still considerable social distance between Mormons & conservative Christians.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Mormon, Canada; Mormon, U.S.A.; Values; Conservative, Canada; Students, undergraduate
  • Conservative Catholicism in North America: Pro-Life Activism and the Pursuit of the Sacred. Pro Mundi Vita: Dossiers, Europe-North America Dossier no. 36.
    Cuneo, Michael W. (1987)
    Brussels: Pro Mundi Vita.

    Discusses differences between Catholic Conservatism & Catholic traditionalism, against the background of anti-abortion protests in North America.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative; Catholic, traditionalist movement; Catholic, U.S.A.; Catholic, Canada; Abortion
  • Some Elementary Forms of Authority and Fundamentalist Politics.
    Simpson, John H. (1986)
    In Jeffrey K. Hadden and Anson D. Shupe, Jr. (eds.) Prophetic Religions and Politics. (Religion and the Political Order, Volume One). New York: Paragon House pp. 391-409.

    Proposes a comparative perspective for analyzing fundamentalist politics; focuses on Canada & U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Politics, Canada; Politics, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, Canada; Comparative; State; Canada; Conservative, Canada
  • The Poltiics of Morality in Canada.
    Simpson, John H., and Henry G. MacLeod (1985)
    In Rodney Stark (ed.) Religious Movements: Genesis, Exodus, and Numbers. New York: Paragon House Publishers, pp. 221-240.

    Examines demographic & cultural factors inhibiting any Canadian parallel to a new Christian right.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Politics, Canada; Conservative, Canada
  • Religion and Modernity: The Canadian Case.
    Bibby, Reginald W. (1979)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 18:1: 1-17.

    Analyzes 1975 Canadian national survey data, asking whether & how Canadians seek meaning in life.

    Associated Search Terms: Meaning; Canada; Conservative, Canada; United Church of Canada; Anglican Church of Canada; Catholic, Canada; Modernity
  • Why Conservative Churches Really are Growing: Kelley Revisited.
    Bibby, Reginald W. (1978)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 17:2: 129-137.

    Analyzes 1975 data from a Canadian national sample; conservative churches grew because of birth rates, successful religious socialization, switching from one Christian church to another, & higher levels of participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Conservative, Canada; Membership
  • The Role of Women in Synagogue Ritual in Canadian Conservative Congregations.
    Lazar, Morty M. (1978)
    Jewish Journal of Sociology 20:2: 165-171.

    Analyzes responses from 21 Canadian conservative congregations; shows ritual involvement of women permitted but not compelled, resulting in less than fully equal participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Conservative, Canada; Women; Practice; Canada
  • Le Bérêts Blancs (Essai d'Interprétation d'un Mouvement Québécois Marginal).
    Bibeau, Gilles (1976)
    Montréal: Parti Paris.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Traditionalism; Canada, Quebec; Conservative, Canada; Bérêts Blancs
  • Doctrinal Belief: A Major Factor in the Differential Perception of Social Issues.
    Driedger, Leo (1974)
    Sociological Quarterly 15:1: 66-80.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from clergy in Winnipeg; shows the doctrinally conservatives to be socially conservative.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Clergy; Conservative, Canada; Canada, Manitoba, Winnipeg
  • Un groupe religieux déviant québécois: Les Béerêts Blancs.
    Bibeau, Gilles (1972)
    Unpublished Master's Thesis, Université Laval.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Traditionalism; Conservative, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Bérêts Blancs
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