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  • Has society grown more hostile towards conservative Christians? Evidence from ANES surveys.
    Yancey, George (2018)
    Review of Religious Research 60:1: 71-94.

    Analyzes 1980-2016 American National Election Survey data. Hostility toward Evangelicals & fundamentalist Christians in the U.S.A. has not either increased or decreased, but the ability of those hostile toward them to create problems has increased.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Prejudice, anti-fundamentalist; Prejudice, anti-Evangelical; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Sacralizing the secular. The ethno-fundamentalist movements.
    Pace, Enzo (2017)
    Politica & Sociedades 36: 402-427.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; Sacralization; Social movement; Ethnic
  • Christian fundamentalists or atheists: Who do progressive Christians like or hate more?
    Yancey, George (2017)
    Journal of Religion and Society 19 (online).

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, anti-fundamentalist; Prejudice, anti-atheist
  • The religious and political origins of Evangelical Protestants' opposition to environmental spending.
    Schwadel, Philip, and Erik Johnson (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:1: 179-198.

    Analyzes 1984-2012 General Social Survey (USA) data; biblical literalism explains much of the lack of support for government expenditures on environmental problems, with political partisanship playing an increasing role over time.

    Associated Search Terms: Environmentalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Literalism; Politics, U.S.A.; United States
  • Storming Zion. Government Raids on Religious Communities.
    Wright, Stuart A., and Susan J. Palmer (2016)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Overview of government raids on religious minorities. An increase in raids in the 1990s was related to a shift of the anti-cult movement from brain washing accusations to child abuse ones. 6 case studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; Nuwaubian; Violence; The Family; State; Social movement; Scientology; Twelve Tribes; Persecution; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Child abuse; Branch Davidian; Brainwashing; Apostate; Anti-cult movement; Conflict theory; Moral panic
  • Fearful asymmetry: Tolerance of Christian fundamentalists among political elites.
    Wilcox, Clyde, and Christine Kim (2015)
    In Paul A. Djupe (ed.) Religion and Political Tolerance in America. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 67-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Elite; Tolerance; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Bible Beliefs, Conservative Religious Identity, and Same-sex Marriage Support: Examining Main and Moderating Effects.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:4: 792-813.

    Analyzes 2006 U.S.A. interview data. Conservative Christian identity & biblical literalism both independently predict support for gay marriage inversely, controlling for one another & other measures.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Marriage; Homosexuality; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • The Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints after the Texas state raid: Assessing a post-raid movement trajectory.
    Wright, Stuart A., and James T. Richardson (2014)
    Nova Religio 17:4: 38-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
  • Rough Country: How Texas Became America's Most Powerful Bible-Belt State.
    Wuthnow, Robert (2014)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, U.S.A.; United States, Texas; Historical; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Changing Faith: The Dynamics and Consequences of Americans' Shifting Religious Identities.
    Sherkat, Darren E. (2014)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Describes U.S.A. religion with General Social Survey data; presents models predicting religious switching & apostasy. Secularization, supply-side rational choice theories, & other grand theories fail to explain changes of religion in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Belief; Migration; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Ethnic; Education; Identification; Marriage; Change; Disaffiliation; Mobility (vertical); Politics, U.S.A.; Polity; Conversion; Practice; Sexual activity; United States; Membership; Sexual attitudes; Secularization; Rational choice theory; Stratification
  • Acceptance of evolution and support for teaching creationism in public schools: The conditional impact of educational attainment.
    Baker, Joseph O. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:1: 216-228.

    analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey (U.S.A.) data; educational attainment predicts acceptance of evolution only among people who are not biblical literalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Education; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Evolution
  • The growing social and moral conflict between consevative Protestantism and science.
    Evans, John H. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:2:368-385.

    Analyzes 1984-2010 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; an increase in opposition to science has occurred among biblical literalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Conservative, U.S.A.; Literalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Religion and whites' attitudes toward interracial marriage with African Americans, Asians, and Latinos.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:2:425-442.

    Analyzes Wave 2, Baylor Religion Survey data (2007, U.S.A.); religious unaffiliates report greater support of interracial marriage, biblical literalists less. Among whites, private devotions & attendance in multiracial congregations are related to greater support.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Marriage; Race; Devotionalism
  • Pentecostal affiliation.
    Garneau, Christopher R.H., and Philip Schwadel (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:2: 339-353.

    Analyzes 2007 U.S.A. telephone interview data; Pentecostals compared to other Evangelicals are less education, more likely to be biblical literalists, more likely to believe in miracles, more likely to want anti-abortion laws, more likely to oppose homosexuality & evolution, & more likely to have voted for George W. Bush in 2004.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Homosexuality; Literalism; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Miracle
  • Disneyfication and Religion in Times Square.
    Tokke, Hans E. (2013)
    In Richard Cimino, Nadia A. Mian, and Weishan Huang (eds.) Ecologies of Faith in New York City. The Evolution of Religious Institutions. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 25-54.

    Focuses on 2 Times Square theater churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Urban; Congregation; Consumerism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Gentrification; Justice; Nazarene, U.S.A.; Parish; United States, New York, New York; Tourists
  • Digital Jesus: The Making of a New Christian Fundamentalist Community on the Internet.
    Howard, Robert Glenn (2011)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; Millenarian; Internet
  • Pyrrhic Victory? An Analysis of the Appeal Court Opinions Concerning the FLDS Children.
    Schreinert, Tamatha L., and James T. Richardson (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 242-263..

    Examines the aftermath of court decisions favorable to the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, returning their children to the families of church members.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
  • Political and Legislative Context of the FLDS Raid in Texas.
    Richardson, James T., and Tamatha L. Schreinert (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 221-241..

    Places the raid on the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Eldorado, Texas, in the context of controversies over new religions.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Law; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
  • Protestant Clergy and the Culture Wars: An Empirical Test of Hunter's Thesis.
    Uecker, Jeremy E., and Glenn Lucke (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:4: 692-706.

    Analyzes 2001 questionnaire data from American clergy; "culture wars" are more characteristic of clergy than others & correlate with a belief in biblical inerrancy.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Conflict; Clergy; Evolution; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Homosexuality; Literalism; Education; Abortion
  • Compromising Scholarship. Religious and Political Bias in American Higher Eduction.
    Yancey, George (2011)
    Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press.

    Based on questionnaire data from U.S. sociologists, readings of sociologists' blogs, & questionnarie data from U.S. professors in humanities & various sciences other than sociology. Finds bias against political conservatives, Evangelicals, & fundamentalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Professor; Sociologists; Prejudice, religious; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; Education; Tolerance
  • Introduction.
    Wright, Stuart A., and James T. Richardson (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 1-22.

    Provides a general narrative of a state government raid on a polygamist ranch, showing that an anti-cult view prevailed over evidence in launching the raid.

    Associated Search Terms: Anti-cult movement; United States, Texas, Eldorado; Polygyny; Social construction of reality; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Persecution
  • Texas Redux. A Comparative Analysis of the FLDS and Branch Davidian Raids.
    Wright, Stuart A., and Jennifer Lara Fagen (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 150-177..

    Despite obvious differences, the 2 raids were similar in the role played by anticult activists & ex-members, the media, state agents, & accusations made.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Waco; Branch Davidian; Anti-cult movement; United States, Texas, Waco; Comparative; United States, Texas, Eldorado
  • Deconstructing Official Rationales for the Texas State Raid on the FLDS.
    Wright, Stuart A. (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 124-149.

    Explores stratagems & rhetorical themes used to raid a religious commune & separate children from their families.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral crusade; Moral panic; Social construction of reality; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Anti-cult movement; United States, Texas, Eldorado; Deviance amplification; Social problem; Apostate
  • Being the Chosen: Exploring a Christian Fundamentalist Worldview.
    Jones, Julie Scott (2010)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Exclusivism; God's Way (USA fundamentalist group); Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Religion, Sexually Risky Behavior, and Reproductive Health. The Mormon Case.
    Heaton, Tim B. (2010)
    In Christopher G. Ellison and Robert A. Hummer (eds.) Religion, Families, and Health. Population-Based Research in the United States. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 368-384.

    Analyzes 1995 interview data from American females aged 15-44. Finds net religious affiliation effects for abortion & sexually transmittted diseases, but not for unwanted pregnancies & HIV. The data set included enough Mormons to allow for meaningful findings for them as well as other groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Protestant (mainline), U.S.A..; Jewish, U.S.A.; Sexual activity; Family; Catholic, U.S.A.; Women; AIDS; Abortion; Health
  • The Interconnection between Religious Fundamentalism, Spirituality, and the Four Dimensions of Empathy.
    Bradley, Christopher (2009)
    Review of Religious Research 51:2: 201-219.

    Analyzes 2006 university student questionnaire data; fundamentalist beliefs inversely predicted empathy measures, spirituality directly predicted them.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Empathy; Students, undergraduate; Spirituality scale
  • Fighting over "Mormon": Media Coverage of the FLDS and LDS.
    Cragun, Ryan T., and Michael Nielsen (2009)
    Dialogue: A Journalof Mormon Thought 43: 65-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Media; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Conflict
  • Two Approaches to Religion and Politics: Moral Cosmology and Subcultural Identity.
    Starks, Brian, and Robert V. Robinson (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:4: 650-669.

    Analyzes 1998 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data. Subcultural identity morality predicts conservative stands on both cultural & economic issues; moral cosmology predicts conservative cultural & liberal economic stands.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Catholic, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Identity; Moral; Politics, U.S.A.; United States; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • L'économie miraculeuse de la religion: essai sur le capital social.
    Lehmann, David (2008)
    Social Compass 55:4: 457-477.

    Fundamentalist religion contributes toward bonding but not bridging social capital.

    Associated Search Terms: Social capital; Fundamentalist
  • A prejudice for the thinking classes. Media Exposure, Political Sophistication, and the Anti-Christian Fundamentalist.
    Bolce, Louis, and Gerald deMaio (2008)
    American Politics Research 36:2: 155-185.

    Associated Search Terms: Media; Prejudice, anti-fundamentalist; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Evangelicalism and fundamentalism: The politics of global popular Protestantism.
    Freston, Paul (2007)
    In James A. Beckford and Nicholas J. Demerath, III (eds.) The Sage Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Los Angeles: Sage, pp 205-226.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; Evangelical
  • In the Beginning: Fundamentalism, the Scopes Trial, and the Making of the Anti-evolution Movement.
    Lienesch, Michael (2007)
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Evolution; Social movement; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • The tree of science and original sin: Do Christian religious beliefs cosntrain the supply of scientists?
    Granger, Maury D., and Gregory Price (2007)
    Jouranl of Socio-Economics 36:1: 144-160.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Evolution; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Science
  • Religion and Survey Non-response Bias: Toward Explaining the Moral Voter Gap between Surveys and Voting.
    Sherkat, Darren E. (2007)
    Sociology of Religion 68:1: 83-95.

    Biblical literalists tend to not respond to survey requests. Based on 1984-2004 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Politics, U.S.A.; Methodology, interview; Methodology; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • The Rise of Religious Fundamentalism.
    Emerson, Michael O., David Hartman, Karen S. Cook, and Douglas S. Massey (2006)
    Annual Review of Sociology 32: 127-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist
  • Christian Fundamentalism and Support for Capital Punishment.
    Unnever, James D., and Francis T. Cullen (2006)
    Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency 43:2: 169-197.

    Associated Search Terms: Capital punishment; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • The New Right, Fundamentalism, and Nationalism in Postmodern America: A Marriage of Heat and Passion.
    Jacobs, Anton K. (2006)
    Social Compass 53:3: 357-366.

    Associated Search Terms: Nationalism; Politics, U.S.A.; United States; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • Religion and Anti-Islamic Attitudes.
    Johnson, Stephen D. (2006)
    Review of Religious Research 48:1: 5-16.

    Analyzes 2002 telephone survey data from Muncie, Indiana; conservative Protestants were most prejudiced against Arabs & Moslems.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice; Islam; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana, Muncie; Authoritarianism
  • The Truth about Conservative Christians. What They Think and What They Believe.
    Greeley, Andrew M., and Michael Hout (2006)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Analyzes 1972-2004 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data; shows conservative Protestants less extreme than sometimes assumed.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Moral; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Civil liberties; Politics, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • Fundamentalist Religion Affiliation and Support for Civil Liberty: A Critical Reexamination.
    Tuntiya, Nana (2005)
    Sociological Inquiry 75: 153-176.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; Civil liberties
  • Syncretism and Fundamentalism: A Comparison.
    Droogers, André (2005)
    Social Compass 52:4: 463-471.

    Notes similarities as well as contrasts between syncretism & fundamentalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; Power; Syncretism
  • L'ideal-type fondamentalismo.
    Pace, Enzo (2005)
    La critica sociologica 152: 1-12.

    Associated Search Terms: Ideal type; Fundamentalist
  • Gender and generation in a Chinese Christian church.
    Yang, Fenggang (2004)
    In Tony Carnes and Fengang Yang (eds.) Asian American Religions. The Making and Remaking of Borders and Boundaries. New York: New York University Press, pp. 205-222.

    Studies a congregation where the 2nd generation had acquired American fundamentalist culture & rejected a potential pastor because he had married an ordained woman.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Gender role; Chinese Americans; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Christian Fundamentalists and Public Opinion toward the Middle East: Israel's New Best Friends?
    Mayer, Jeremy D. (2004)
    SocialScience Quarterly 85:3: 695-712.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Specifying the Impact of Conservative Protestantism on Educational Attainment.
    Beyerlein, Kraig (2004)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 43:4: 505-518.

    Analyzes 2000 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; fundamentalists & Pentecostals are less educated than others. Evangelicals are not less educated.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Education; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • Strong Religion: The Rise of Fundamentalism around the World.
    Almond, Gabriel R., R. Scott Appleby, and Emmanuel Sivan (2003)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist
  • Context Matters: Effects of the Proportion of Fundamentalists on Gender Attitudes.
    Moore, Laura M., and Reeve Vanneman (2003)
    Social Forces 82:1: 115-139.

    Analyzes 1985-96 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; fundamentalist contexts add to the conservatism of individual fundamentalists' beliefs on gender attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; United States; Gender role; Ecology; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Politique de l'identité, religion et enjeu scolaire.
    Pace, Enzo (2003)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 121: 115-126.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Indonesia; Israel; Fundamentalist; Identity; Education
  • Salvation or damnation? Religion and correctional ideology.
    Evans, T. David, and Mike Adams (2003)
    American Journal of Criminal Justice 28: 15-35.

    Associated Search Terms: Capital punishment; Punishment; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; God, image of
  • Social Theory and Religion.
    Beckford, James A. (2003)
    New York: Cambridge University Press.

    Reviews the literature on a number of theoretical concepts from a social constructionist perspective.

    Associated Search Terms: Definition of religion; Modernization; New religions; Globalization; Social construction of reality; Fundamentalist; Secularization; Pluralism; Change; Levels of inclusiveness; Social movement; Rationalization; Theory; Differentiation
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