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  • 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: Elite; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Tolerance
  • 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: Marriage; Homosexuality; Literalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • Rough Country: How Texas Became America's Most Powerful Bible-Belt State.
    Wuthnow, Robert (2014)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; United States, Texas; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Evangelical, 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: Stratification; Mobility (vertical); Politics, U.S.A.; Polity; Practice; Sexual activity; Sexual attitudes; Change; Disaffiliation; Homosexuality; Belief; Conversion; Education; Secularization; Rational choice theory; Membership; Identification; Marriage; Migration; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Ethnic; United States
  • 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: Conservative, U.S.A.; Science; Literalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • 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; Politics, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Miracle; Literalism; Homosexuality; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • 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; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Evolution; Education; United States
  • 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: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Race; Marriage; Literalism; Devotionalism
  • 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: Congregation; Consumerism; Nazarene, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Gentrification; Justice; Parish; Tourists; United States, New York, New York; Urban
  • 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: Tolerance; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Professor; Prejudice, religious; Conservative, U.S.A.; Education; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Sociologists
  • 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: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Homosexuality; Evolution; Education; Conflict; Clergy; Abortion; Literalism
  • 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: AIDS; Protestant (mainline), U.S.A..; Family; Women; Abortion; Health; Catholic, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Sexual activity
  • Being the Chosen: Exploring a Christian Fundamentalist Worldview.
    Jones, Julie Scott (2010)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Associated Search Terms: Exclusivism; God's Way (USA fundamentalist group); Participant observation; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • 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: Empathy; Spirituality scale; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Students, undergraduate
  • 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: United States; Politics, U.S.A.; Moral; Identity; Belief; Catholic, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • 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; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Social movement
  • 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: Evolution; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Science; Belief
  • 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: Methodology; Methodology, interview; Conservative, U.S.A.; United States; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.
  • 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.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; United States
  • 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: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Moral; United States; Civil liberties; Conservative, U.S.A.; Politics, 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: United States, Indiana, Muncie; Authoritarianism; Prejudice; Conservative, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Islam
  • 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: Education; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United States; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • 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; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Chinese Americans
  • 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: United States; Gender role; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Ecology; Fundamentalist
  • Fundamentalism as a Class Culture.
    Coreno, Thaddeus (2002)
    Sociology of Religion 63:3: 335-360.

    Analyzes 1972-98 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows fundamentalism to be part of lower class culture in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Class; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Stratification
  • The Remnant Faithful: A Case Study of Contemporary Apocalyptic Catholicism.
    Luebbers, Amy (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:2: 221-241.

    Based on interviews with followers of a Marian visionary. Perceptions of end times mystify North America's fundamentalist culture in response to the disintegration of a formerly crystallized Catholic worldview. Illustrates common features of the movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Millenarian, U.S.A.; Marian; Apocalyptic
  • Forgiveness and Fundamentalism: Reconsidering the Relationship between Correctional Attitudes and Religion.
    Applegate, Brandon, Francis T. Cullen, Bonnie Fisher, and Thomas Vander Ven (2000)
    Criminology 38: 719-751.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • The Book of Jerry Falwell: Fundamentalist Language and Politics.
    Harding, Susan F. (2000)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.
  • "That They be Keepers of the Home": The Effect of Conservative Religion on Early and Late Transitions into Housewifery.
    Sherkat, Darren E. (2000)
    Review of Religious Research 41:3: 344-358.

    Analyzes 1965, '73, & '83 interview data from American women who were high school seniors in '65. fundamentalism predicted early home maker roles.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Sex role; Longitudinal
  • Fundamentalism.
    Bruce, Steve (2000)
    Cambridge, U.K.: Polity.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Modernization; Violence; Fundamentalist; Islam
  • The Effect of Parents' Fundamentalism on Children's Educational Attainment: Examining Differences by Gender and Children's Fundamentalism.
    Sherkat, Darren E., and Alfred Darnell (1999)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 38:1: 23-35.

    Analyzes 1965, '69, & '73 U.S. panel survey data; fundamentalist parents hindered the educational attainment of their non-fundamentalist children, & non-fundamentalist parents hindered that of their fundamentalist children.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Family; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Religious Outlook, Culture War Politics, and Antipathy toward Christian Fundamentalists.
    Bolche, Louis, and Gerald deMaio (1999)
    Public Opinion Quarterly 63:1: 29-61.

    1988-96 American data show seculars & well-educated people voting against fundamentalist positions.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Politics, U.S.A.; Anti-fundamentalist
  • The Anti-Christian Fundamentalist Factor in Contemporary Politics.
    Bolche, Louis, and Gerald deMaio (1999)
    Public Opinion Quarterly 63:4: 508-542.

    1988-96 & '97 U.S. surveys show anti-fundamentalist voting patterns.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Politics, U.S.A.; Anti-fundamentalist
  • Toward Understanding the Role of Bible Beliefs and Higher Education in American Attitudes toward Eradicating Poverty, 1964-1996.
    Clydesdale, Timothy T. (1999)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 38:1: 103-118.

    Analyzes 1964-90 National Election Study data & 1984-96 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; literalism enhances concern for the poor, higher education diminishes such concern.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Education; Altruism; United States; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Fundamentalism et al: Conservative Protestants in America.
    Woodberry, Robert D., and Christian S. Smith (1998)
    Annual Review of Sociology 24: 25-56.

    Overview of history of varieties of American conservative Protestants; critique of survey indicators of these varieties. Reviews literature on conservative Protestants' family, gender, & political stances.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Politics, U.S.A.; Family; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; Women
  • The Popularity of Strict Churches.
    Tamney, Joseph B., and Stephen D. Johnson (1998)
    Review of Religious Research 39:3: 209-223.

    Analyzes 1994 telephone survey data from Muncie, Indiana; strictness appealed to the less educated, authoritativeness to fundamentalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana, Muncie; Strictness; Authoritarianism
  • Godly Women. Fundamentalism and Female Power.
    Brasher, Brenda E. (1998)
    Piscataway, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Ethnography of women's ministries in 2 Southern California fundamentalist congregations; shows the importance of single-gender groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Foursquare Gospel; Calvary Chapel; Women; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Parish; Experience
  • The House that Rasta Built: Church-Building and Fundamentalism among New York Rastafari.
    Hepner, Randal L. (1998)
    In R. Stephen Warner and Judith G. Wittner (eds.), Gatherings in Diaspora: Religious Communities and the New Immigration. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, pp. 197-234.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, New York, New York; Fundamentalist; Rastafarian, U.S.A.
  • The Impact of Protestant Fundamentalism on Educational Attainment.
    Darnell, Alfred, and Darren E. Sherkat (1997)
    American Sociological Review 62:2: 306-315.

    Analyzes panel survey data; fundamentalist belief & conservative church membership both negatively impact educational attainment.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • The Cognitive Structure of a Moral Crusade: Conservative Protestantism and Opposition to Pornography.
    Sherkat, Darren E., and Christopher G. Ellison (1997)
    Social Forces 75:3: 957-982.

    Analyzes 1988 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; opposition to pornography is related to moral absolutism & belief in threats to society's quality, these in turn to biblical inerrancy & high rates of religious participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Practice; Conservative, U.S.A.; Pornography; Moral
  • Christianity and Public Book Banning.
    Tamney, Joseph B., and Stephen D. Johnson (1997)
    Review of Religious Research 38:3: 163-271.

    Analyzes 1993 telephone survey data from Muncie, Indiana, adults; fundamentalism & moral traditionalism predicted support for banning specific kinds of books.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana, Muncie; Tolerance
  • My Beloved is All Radiant: Two Case Studies of Congregational-Based Christian Fundamentalist Female Enclaves and the Religious Experiences They Cultivate among Women.
    Brasher, Brenda E. (1997)
    Review of Religious Research 38:3: 231-246.

    Based on field work in 2 congregations; notes women's reported religious experiences occurred within women's activities in the congregational programs.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Experience; Parish; Participant observation; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Christianity, Environmentalism, and the Theoretical Problem of Fundamentalism.
    Eckberg, Douglas Lee, and T. Jean Blocker (1996)
    Journal for the Scentific Study of Religion 35:4: 343-355.

    Analyzes 1993 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data; finds the relation between Christianity & environmentalism varies. Fundamentalist beliefs are inversely related to environmentalism.

    Associated Search Terms: Environmentalism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States
  • The Election of a Traditional-Family-Values Candidate.
    Johnson, Stephen D., and Joseph B. Tamney (1996)
    Review of Religious Research 38:2: 97-110.

    Analyzes telephone interview data concerning a 1994 congressional election; religious conservatism (but not fundamentalism) affected the vote.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Rational choice theory; Conservative, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; United States, Indiana, Muncie
  • The Significance of Personal Change for Operative Goals: A Structuralist Approach to Theological Self-identification and Attitudes Toward Academic Policy in Southern Baptist Colleges.
    Ingram, Larry C. (1996)
    Review of Religious Research 38:1: 61-78.

    Analyzes 1991 questionnaire data from professors at Southern Baptist colleges; liberals emphasized scholarship, fundamentalists Baptist socialization.

    Associated Search Terms: University; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Professor; Education; Liberal, U.S.A.; Southern Baptist
  • Religion and Marital Dependency.
    Wilson, John, and Mark Musick (1996)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 35:1: 30-40.

    Analyzes 1987-88 U.S. interview data to find whether religion affects marital dependency.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; United States; Marriage
  • Women and Fundamentalism: Islam and Christianity.
    Gerami, Shahin (1996)
    New York: Garland

    Associated Search Terms: Shi'ite, Iran; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Egypt, Cairo; Iran, Tehran; Islam, Egypt; Women
  • A Positive Model of the Determination of Religious Affiliation.
    Waters, Melissa S., Will Carrington Heath, and John Keith Watson (1995)
    Social Science Quarterly 76:1: 105-123.

    Ecological analysis of 1952, '71, & '80 U.S. church memberships.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Stratification; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Ecology; Jewish, U.S.A.
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