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  • Density and Growth in a Congregational Population: Reformed Churches in New York, 1628-2000.
    Scheitle, Christopher P., and Kevin D. Dougherty (2008)
    Review of Religious Research 49:1: 233-250.

    Uses historical data (1628-2000) on Reformed congregations in New York State; curvilinear relationship between denisty & number of new congregations: fewer foundings at lowest & highest density.

    Associated Search Terms: Reformed, U.S.A.; Reformed Church in America; Historical; United States, New York; Dutch Reformed, U.S.A.
  • Social Capital and Societal Vision. A Study of Six Farm Communities in Iowa.
    Curry, Janel (2003)
    In Corwin Smidt (ed.) Religion as Social Capital. Producing the Common Good. Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, pp. 139-152.

    Individualist communities (Quaker, German Reformed, Catholic) had trouble mobilizing for common projects, communal ones (Dutch Reformed, Mennonite, Reorganized LDS) were isolated from extra-communal associations.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Iowa; Social capital; Mennonite, U.S.A.; Rural; German Reformed, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Dutch Reformed, U.S.A.; Quaker, U.S.A.; Reorganized Latter-day Saints; Community study
  • The Persistence of Ethnic Descent: Dutch Clergy in the Reformed Church in America.
    Nemeth, Roger J., and Donald A. Luidens (1995)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 34:2: 200-213.

    Examines 1976, '86, & '91 correlates of Dutch ancestry among Reformed Church in America clergy.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Dutch Americans; Reformed Church in America
  • The Effect of Religion on Self-interest Morality.
    Voert, Marijke ter, Albert Felling, and Jan Peters (1994)
    Review of Religious Research 35:4: 302-323.

    Analyzes 1990 interview data from Dutch adults; finds belief, religious participation, & denomination affect honesty in such matters as taxes & benefits claims.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Atheist, Netherlands; Orthodox Calvinist, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Belief; Netherlands; Moral; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Neo-Calvinist, Netherlands
  • Private Beliefs in Public Temples: The New Religiosity of the Eighteenth Century.
    Jacob, Margaret C. (1992)
    Social Research 59:1: 59-84.

    Reviews scholarship on religion during the Enlightenment, especially Dutch Protestantism & Freemasonry.

    Associated Search Terms: Freemasonry; Enlightenment; Europe; Dutch Reformed
  • Religious Assortive Marriage in the Netherlands, 1938-1983.
    Hendrickx, John, Jan Lammers, and Wout Ultee (1991)
    Review of Religious Research 33:2: 123-145.

    Analyzes 1938, '63, & '83 marriage data from the Netherlands; shows religious homogamy declining with urbanization & industrialization; suggests a secularization process.

    Associated Search Terms: Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Secularization; Gereformeerde Kerken vrijgemaakt; Urbanization; Marriage; Industrialization; Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • Religion and Dutch Ethnic Identity.
    Bouma, Gary D. (1989)
    In Abe Wade Ata (ed.), Religion and Ethnic Identity: An Australian Study (Volume II). Melbourne: Spectrum, pp. 34-45.

    Overview, focusing on Dutch Catholic & Reformed immigrants to Australia.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Australia; Ethnic; Dutch Reformed, Australia; Identity; Dutch Australians; Australia; Migrant
  • Konfessionelle Kulturen in den Niederlanden.
    Peters, Jan, and Osmund Schreuder (1989)
    In Karl-Fritz Daiber (ed.) Religion und Konfession. Hanover: Lutherisches Verlagshaus, pp. 113-138.

    Overview of Dutch confessional cultures; presents survey data on denominational commitment of Catholic, Reformed, Neo-Calvinist, & Pietist respondents. Examines political, economic, & cultural values.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Values; Pietist, Netherlands; Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands; Neo-Calvinist, Netherlands; Denomination (organizational entity); Catholic, Netherlands
  • Religion and Euthanasia in the Netherlands. Exploring a Diffuse Relationship.
    Hilhorst, Henri W.A. (1983)
    Social Compass 30;4: 491-502.

    Presents churches' stands & 1980 national poll data.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; Moral; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Netherlands; Calvinist, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands
  • From Pillarization to New Religious Pluralism. A Social Science Congress on Religion and Politics, Amsterdam 1983.
    Thung, Mady A. (1983)
    Social Compass 30:4: 503-524.

    Overview of Dutch religion & its social scientific study, occasioned by a scholarly meeting.

    Associated Search Terms: Free Reformed, Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Pluralism; Netherlands; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands
  • Religion and Nation Building: The American Case.
    Norr, James L. (1978)
    Sociological Focus 11:4: 255-269.

    Presents number of congregations of 13 denominations in the U.s., 1650-1860.

    Associated Search Terms: German Reformed, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Membership; Catholic, U.S.A.; Disciples of Christ; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Congregational, U.S.A.; Dutch Reformed, U.S.A.; United States; Methodist, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Modernization
  • Confessional Attachment and Electoral Behavior in the Netherlands.
    Miller, Warren E., and Philip C. Stouthard (1975)
    European Journal of Political Research 3:3: 219-258.

    Analyzes 1970 & '72 survey research from The Netherlands; links the rejections of institutional religion & institutional politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Calvinist, Netherlands; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Catholic, Netherlands; Politics, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • The Breaking of Traditions: Theological Convictions in Colonial America.
    Mol, Hans (Johannes J.) (1968)
    Berkeley: Glendessary.

    Historical sociological study of 18th century German Lutheran & Dutch Reformed clergy in the American colonies.

    Associated Search Terms: Adaptation; Dutch Reformed, U.S.A.; Historical; Clergy; Lutheran, U.S.A.
  • Some Remarks Concerning the Parish as a Social Problem and as a Topic for Social Research in the Netherlands after 1945.
    Vrijhof, Pieter H. (1959)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 8: 121-123.

    Comments occasioned by the adoption of territorial parishes by the Dutch Reformed Church, & the Dutch government's interest in parishes as centers of community organization.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Parish; Community organization; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands
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