Best Practices
Paper Series

Sociology of Religion Searchable Bibliographic Database
Research Hub > Other Resources

Search thousands of sociological books, journal articles, theses and dissertations by subject, author, title or publication information. To begin, enter search term(s) below and click Go! Title links in search results lead to item in

You can also browse citations by subject by clicking on the "Browse Terms" tabs.

  • Jonestown and Bishop Hill: Continuities and Disjunctures in Religious Conflict.
    Hall, John R. (1989)
    In Rebecca Moore and Fielding McGehee III (eds.), New Religious Movements, Mass Suicide, and Peoples Temple. Scholarly Perspectives on a Trajedy. Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press, pp. 77-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Erik Janssonist Movement (Bishop Hill); Jonestown
  • The Erik Janssonist Movement of Pre-industrial Sweden.
    Nelson, Charles H. (1977)
    Sociological Analysis 38:3: 209-225.

    Studies a 19th century sect that fled persecution in Sweden & settled in Illinois, sparking a Swedish national debate about religious liberty. Both material conditions & religious distinctiveness gave the movement a protest character.

    Associated Search Terms: Persecution; Historical; Social movement; Sweden; Tolerance; Erik Janssonist Movement (Bishop Hill)
  • Toward a More Accurate Approximation of the Class Composition of the Erik Janssonists.
    Nelson, Charles H. (1975)
    The Swedish Pioneer Historical Quarterly 26:1: 3-15.

    Associated Search Terms: Erik Janssonist Movement (Bishop Hill); Swedish Americans
  • A Socio-Cultural Interpretation of a Protestant Religious Movement: The Case of the Erik Janssonists of 19th Century Sweden.
    Nelson, Charles H. (1975)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, New School for Social Research. [DA 36:2 A, p. 1102]

    Historical sociology, from 1840s Sweden to Bishop Hill, Illinois, U.S.A. after 1846.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Illinois, Bishop Hill; Sweden; Historical; Erik Janssonist Movement (Bishop Hill)
  • The Bishop Hill Colony. A Religious Communist Settlement in Henry County, Illinois.
    Mikkelsen, Michael Andrew (1892)
    Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins Press. [New York: Johnson Reprinting, 1973]

    A study of the Erik Janssonist movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Swedish Americans; United States, Illinois, Henry County; Commune; Erik Janssonist Movement (Bishop Hill)
[Viewing Matches 1-5]  (of 5 total matches in Citations)

Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

The ARDA is not responsible for content or typographical errors.

Bookmark and Share