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  • Permanent deacons and non-profit directors: Comparing leadership styles among facilitators of community agencies.
    Reed, Jordan, and Joseph R. Ferrari (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:1: 21-29.

    Compares scores on leadership style scales of 203 Catholic permanent deacons & 202 male community-based social action program directors.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Deacon; Leadership; Social services
  • Les diacres permanents, entre l'autel et le monde: une légitimité et une activité aux frontières.
    Béraud, Céline (2007)
    Social Compass 54:2: 175-185.

    Based on field work in France; finds 2 kinds of deacon--militant & ceremonial.

    Associated Search Terms: Deacon; Catholic, France; France
  • Les femmes et les diacres: une question de légitimité.
    Béraud, Céline (2007)
    In B. Dumons and D. Moulinet (eds.) Le diaconat permanent. Paris: Cerf, pp. 167-186.

    Associated Search Terms: Legitimacy; Women; Deacon; Catholic
  • Prêtres, Diacres, Laïcs. Révolution silencieuse dans le catholicisme français.
    Béraud, Céline (2007)
    Paris: Presses Universitaires de France.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, France; Clergy; Change; Deacon; France
  • At the Intersection of Faith and Life: A Narrative Approach to the Faith of Church Employees.
    Niemelä, Kati (2007)
    Social Compass 54:2: 187-200.

    Survey & interviews of Evangelical Lutheran Church in Finland employees, including clergy. Content analysis of the in-depth interviews. Develops a typology of faith narratives.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Narrative; Clergy; Youth ministry; Content analysis; Finland; Deacon; Lutheran, Finland
  • Latino/a Catholic leaders in the United States.
    Gray, Mark M., and Mary L. Gautier (2006)
    In Edwin I. Hernández, Milgros Peña, Kenneth G. Davis, and Elizabeth Station (eds). Emerging Voice, Urgent Choices. Essays on Latino/a Religious Leadership. Leiden: Brill, pp. 65-89.

    Reports data from various CARA research projects.

    Associated Search Terms: Latino Americans; Lay minister; Deacon; Clergy; Catholic, U.S.A.; Vocation
  • The Long Diaconate 1987-1994: Women Deacons and the Delayed Journey to Priesthood.
    Francis, Leslie J., and Mandy Robbins (1999)
    Herefordshire, Wales: Gracewing.

    Associated Search Terms: Deacon; Women; Church of England
  • Catholic Deacons: A Lesson in Role Conflict and Ambiguity.
    DeRego, Frank R., Jr., and James D. Davidson (1998)
    In Madeleine Cousineau (ed.) Religion in a Changing World. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 89-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Deacon; Role conflict
  • Dual Ordination Tracks: Differential Benefits and Costs for Men and Women Clergy.
    Nesbitt, Paula D. (1993)
    Sociology of Religion 54:1: 13-30. [Also in William H. Swatos, Jr. (ed.) Gender and Religion (New Brunswick, New Jersey: Transaction, 1994), pp. 27-44]

    Demography of Episcopal permanent deacons & Unitarian Ministers of Religious Education & other clergy suggest disprivileged tracks for women.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Clergy; Episcopal; Religious educator; Deacon/deaconess; Unitarian, U.S.A.; Unitarian Universalist
  • Diakonie und Identität. Studie zur diakonischen Praxis in der Volkskirche.
    Daiber, Karl Fritz (1988)
    Hanover: Lutehrisches Verlaghaus.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, Germany; Deacon; Germany
  • The Future of Catholic Leadership. Responses to the Priest Shortage.
    Hoge, Dean R. (1987)
    Kansas City: Sheed & Ward.

    Analyzes 1985 questionnaire data from Catholic college students, adult Catholics, & priests in the United States.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Ohio, Cincinnati; United States, Maryland, Baltimore; Clergy role; Students, undergraduate; Clergy; Vocation; Deacon; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Oregon; United States, Oregon, Portland; Lay minister
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