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  • The Sociology of Religious Movements.
    Bainbridge, William Sims (1997)
    New York: Routledge

    General treatise written as a text, centered in the "compensator" theory framework & using U.S.A. illustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Father Divine; Conversion; Transcendental Meditation, U.S.A.; Hare Krishna, U.S.A.; Zen, U.S.A.; Unification Church; Children of God; Process Church of Final Judgment; Moral; New York Mission Society; Sect; Altruism
  • Extraordinary Groups. An Examination of Unconventional Life-Styles, 5th Ed.
    Kephart, William M., and William W. Zellner (1993)
    New York; St. Martin's Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Science, U.S.A.; Jehovah´s Witness; Father Divine; Commune; Jewish, Hasidic, Satmarer; Amish, Old Order, U.S.A.; Jewish, Lubavitcher; Oneida; Mormon; Jewish, Hasidic, Satmar
  • Daddy Jones and Father Divine: The cult as political religion.
    Lincoln, C. Eric, and Lawrence H. Mamiya (1980)
    Religion in Life 49: 6-23.

    Associated Search Terms: Political religion; African Americans; Father Divine
  • God Comes to America: Father Divine and the Peace Mission Movement.
    Burnham, Kenneth E. (1979)
    Boston: Lambeth.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Father Divine
  • Father Divine: A Case Study of Charismatic Leadership.
    Burnham, Kenneth E. (1963)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Pennsylvania.

    Associated Search Terms: Father Divine; Charisma; African Americans
  • These Also Believe: A Study of Modern American Cults and Minority Religious Movements.
    Braden, Charles S. (1949)
    New York: Macmillan.

    Associated Search Terms: Anglo-Israel, U.S.A.; Oxford Group Movement, U.S.A.; Jehovah´s Witness, U.S.A.; New Thought; Mormon, U.S.A.; Father Divine; Spiritualist, U.S.A.; Christian Science, U.S.A.; Theosophy, U.S.A.; Liberal Catholic Church, U.S.A.
  • Black Gods of the Metropolis. Negro Religious Cults in the Urban North.
    Fauset, Arthur H. (1944)
    Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.

    Studies 5 African American sects in Philadelphia.

    Associated Search Terms: Black Jews, U.S.A.; Black Muslim; Sect; Father Divine; Moorish Science Temple of America; African Americans; United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • The Kingdom of Father Divine.
    Cantril, Hadley, and Muzafer Sherif (1938)
    Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology 33: 147-167.

    Based on participant observation in Harlem; sees Father Divine's church providing escape from hardship, sustenance for meaning in life, & status.

    Associated Search Terms: Meaning; Deprivation; Participant observation; Father Divine; African Americans; United States, New York, New York
  • Beliefs and Practices of the Cult of Father Divine.
    Mayne, F. Blair (1935)
    Journal of Educational Sociology 10:5: 296-306.

    A general description.

    Associated Search Terms: Father Divine
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