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  • Les clercs de l'identité: socialisation et engagement militant en Pays Basque.
    itçaina, Xabier (2005)
    In Denis Laborde, et al., Six études sur la société basque. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 163-233.

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-clergy; Ex-seminarians; Identity; Basque
  • Some Aspects of Organizational Efficacy in Australian Churches.
    Dowdy, Edwin, and Gillian Lupton (1983)
    In Alan Black and Peter Glasner (eds.), Practice and Belief. Studies in the Sociology of Australian Religion. Sydney: Allan & Unwin, pp. 62-73.

    Reports survey data on priorities of church activities, as held by clergy, seminarians, involved laity, the general public, & ex-clergy.

    Associated Search Terms: Australia; Clergy role; Ex-clergy; Seminarians; Clergy
  • Los ex-sacerdotes y ex-seminaristes en España.
    Ruiz Olabuénaga, José Ignacio (1971)
    Cuernavaca: CIDOC.

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-clergy; Ex-seminarians; Spain; Catholic, Spain
  • Ex-prêtres en Espagne.
    Ruiz Olabuénaga, José Ignacio (1970)
    Social Compass 17:4: 503-516.

    Surveys 115 ex-priests & ex-seminarians in Spain; descriptive data & social-psychological typology.

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-clergy; Catholic, Spain; Spain; Ex-seminarians
  • Dogmatism of Catholic Clergy and Ex-clergy: A Study of Ministerial Role Perseverance and Open-mindedness.
    Cryns, Arthur G. (1970)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 9:3: 239-244.

    Study of priests, ex-priests, seminarians, & ex-seminarians, from 2 metropolitan dioceses in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-clergy; Clergy; Catholic, U.S.A.; Dogmatism; Ex-seminarians; Seminarians
  • The Former Major Seminarian: A Study of Change in Status.
    Brooks, Robert M. (1960)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Notre Dame.

    Based on interviews with 200 northeast & Midwest U.S. Catholic lay men who had 4 years of theology, at least one in a seminary, 1938-57; finds temporary trauma & anomie upon role exit.

    Associated Search Terms: Ex-seminarians; Anomie; Stigma; Catholic, U.S.A.
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