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  • An agenda for research on American religion in light of the 2016 election.
    Edgell, Penny (2017)
    Sociology of Religion 8:1: 1-8.

    Consideration of the 2016 U.S. presidential election; sees the importance of the intersections of religion, race, gender, sexuality & class in American society.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Sexuality; Class; Gender; Politics, U.S.A.; United States; Stratification
  • Spouse's religious commitment and marital quality: Clarifying the role of gender.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2016)
    Social science Quarterly 97:2: 476-490.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Marriage
  • From bad to worse? Pornography consumption, spousal religiosity, gender, and marital quality.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2016)
    Sociological Forum 31:2: 441-461.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Marriage; Pornography
  • For better or for worse? Pornograpy consumption, spousal religiosity, gender, and marital quality.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2016)
    Sociologial Forum 31:2: 441-464.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Marriage; Family; Pornography
  • Theorizing gender from religion cases: Agency, feminist activism, and masculinity.
    Avishai, Orit (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:3: 261-279.

    Reviews the impact of the sociology of religion in feminist studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Theory; Feminism
  • For better or for worse? Gender ideology, religious commitment, and relationship quality
    Perry, Samuel L., and Andrew L. Whitehead (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:4: 737-755.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data (U.S.A.); religious commitment mitigates negative effects of gender traditionalism on relationship quality in marriage, particularly for women.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Gender traditionalism; Marriage
  • Contemporary religion and the cisgendering of reality.
    Sumerau, J. Edward, Ryan T. Cragun, and Lain A.B. Mathers (2016)
    Social Currents 3:3: 293-311.

    Associated Search Terms: Transgender; Stratification; Gender; Status
  • Collective religiosity and the gender gap in attitudes toward economic redistribution in 74 countries, 1990-2008.
    Jaime-Castillo, Antonio, Juan J. Fernández, Celia Valiente, and Damon Maryl (2016)
    Social Science Research 57: 1-30.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Gender; Religiosity, collective; Economic
  • The social and cultural predictors of generosity in marriage: Gender egalitarianism, religiosity, and familism.
    Wilcox, W. Bradford, and Jeffrey Dew (2016)
    Journal of Family Issues 37:1: 97-118.

    Associated Search Terms: Familism; Gender traditionalism; Marriage; Religiosity
  • Secularization and the wider gap in values and personal religiosity between the religious and nonreligious.
    Wilkins-Laflamme, Sarah (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:4: 717-736.

    Analyzes 2008 International Social Survey Program data; in regions where the unaffiliated form a greater proportion of the population, differences in sexual attitudes & stances toward abortion & gender roles between the affiliated & unaffiliated are greater.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Atheist; Gender role; Sexual attitudes
  • The attitudes toward gender roles in conservative Christian contexts scale: A psychometric assessment.
    Penya, Lynette Sharp, Suzanne Fournier Macaluso, and Garry Bailey (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:1: 165-182.

    Develops a scale measuring gender role traditionalism in a conservative Christian context.

    Associated Search Terms: Scale; Conservative, U.S.A.; Gender role
  • Gender differences in American Jewish identity: Testing the power control theory explanation.
    Hartman, Harriet (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:3: 407-431.

    Analyzes 2011 New York Jewish Community Survey data. Denominations where family power is typically asymmetrical do not have greater differences by gender in levels of Jewish identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Jewish, U.S.A.; Gender traditionalism; United States, New York; Gender; Denomination (organizational entity); Family
  • A gospel of prosperity? An analysis of the relationship between religion and earned income in Ghana, the most religious country in the world.
    Beck, Sedefka V., and Sara J. Gundersen (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:1: 105-129.

    Analyzes 2005-06 Ghana Living Standards Survey data; Spiritualist, Pentecostal, & Methodist women had higher income while traditionalists had lower.

    Associated Search Terms: Prosperity Gospel, Ghana; Pentecostal, Ghana; Africanist; Gender; Ghana; Women; Stratification
  • Gendered God imagery and attitudes toward mothers' labor force participation: Examining the transposable character of religious schemas.
    Shah, Sarah, John P. Bartkowsk, and Xiaohe Xu (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:3: 540-557.

    Analyzes 1972-2011 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; gendered God imagery affects attitudes about women's labor force participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Work; United States; Labor; Gender role; God, image of
  • Wage differentials in the United States: Does religious participation matter?
    Beck, Sedefka V. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:3: 558-578.

    Analyzes 2003 & '05 panel interview data from non-Hispanic U.S. adults. Practice suppressed wages of mainline Protestants; low participation predicted lower wages for conservative Protestant men & higher wages for Catholic women.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Gender; Liberal Protestant, U.S.A..; Panel study; Practice; Stratification; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • A gender lens on religion.
    Avishai, Orit, Afshan Jafar, and Rachel Rinaldo (2015)
    Gender and Society 29:1: 5-25.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender
  • Grit, guts and vanilla beans: Godly masculinity in the ex-gay movement.
    Gerber, Lynne (2015)
    Gender & Society 29;1: 26-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender role; Homosexuality
  • Moral women, immoral technologies: How devout women negotiate gender, religion, and assisted reproductive technologies.
    Czarnecki, Danielle (2015)
    Gender & Society 29: 716-742.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Moral; Reproductive technologies
  • Failing to Master Divinity: How Institutional Type, Financial Debt, Community Acceptance, and Gender Affect Seminary Graduates' Career Choices.
    Ferguson, Todd W. (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:3: 341-363.

    Secondary analysis of 2012-13 U.S.A. & Canada theology schools' graduating student questionnaire data. M.Div. students at university-affiliated seminaries are less likely to want a religious career, those feeling accepted in the seminary community more likely, women less likely. Married women are more likely to want one than unmarried.

    Associated Search Terms: Seminary; Vocation; Gender; Seminarians
  • Revisiting gender and religion.
    Charlton, Joy C. (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:3: 331-339.

    Review of the experiences of the 1st generation of female Protestant clergy & female scholars in the study of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Gender; Women
  • The prosperous hardliner: Affluence, fundamentalism, and radicalization in Western European Muslim communities.
    Delia Deckard, Natalie, and David Jacobson (2015)
    Social Compass 62:3: 412-433.

    Analyzes interview survey data from France, Germany, Malaysia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, & Great Britain. Net of demographic variables, respondents from more prosperous families were more conservative about gender roles, sought the universal application of Islamic law, and embraced attitudes associated with politicized Islam.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Fundamentalism; Gender traditionalism; Islam; Law; Politics
  • Gendered responses to decline in Protestant congregations.
    McMullin, Steve (2015)
    Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion 26: 21-39.

    Interview & focus group data from 16 U.S.A. & Canadian congregations show the decline jeopardizing men's religiosity but related to a strengthening of women's.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Gender; United States; Congregation; Focus group
  • After the wedding night: Sexual abstinence and masculinities over the life course.
    Diefendorf, Sarah (2015)
    Gender & Society 29:5: 647-669.

    Associated Search Terms: Masculinity ideology; Gender role; Sexual activity; Sexual repression; Life course; Gender traditionalism
  • Complementarianism as doctrine and governance: Narratives on women's leadership among second-generation Asian Americans.
    Chan, Esther (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:3: 435-452.

    Based on interviews & observation in a West Coast U.S.A. second generation Asian American congregation hat experienced a schism over the issue of women's roles in the church.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Gender traditionalism; Schism; Gender role; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Ethnic; Congregation; Asian Americans
  • Playing for God: Evangelical Women and the Unintended Consequences of Sports Ministry.
    Blazer, Annie (2015)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender role; Participant observation; Sport; Women; Gender traditionalism; Historical; Athletes; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • The hallmarks of righteous women: Gendered background expectations in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
    Sumerau, J. Edward, and Ryan T. Cragun (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:1: 49-71.

    Systematic textual analysis of 1971-2012 archived Mormon literature.

    Associated Search Terms: Literature; Gender; Grounded theory; Social construction of reality; Mormon
  • "Men of iron will": Idealized gender in Christian heavy metal.
    Rademacher, Heidi E. (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 632-648.

    Sees convergence of Evangelical music & secular heavy metal music in an idealized gender trope.

    Associated Search Terms: Content analysis; Gender traditionalism; Popular culture; Evangelical; Music
  • Gender, religious identity, and civic engagement among Arab Muslims in the United States.
    Read, Jen'nan Ghazal (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:1: 30-48.

    Analyzes 2001-04 telephone interview data from Muslim Arab Americans. Religiosity positively predicts civic engagement, especially for men.

    Associated Search Terms: Civic engagement; Migrant; Islam, U.S.A.; Arab Americans; Gender
  • Negotiating gendered religious space: The particularities of patriarchy in an African American mosque.
    Prickett, Pamela J. (2015)
    Gender & Society 29: 51-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, U.S.A.; African Americans; Gender; Patriarchy
  • How religious are American women and men? Gender differences and similarities.
    Schnabel, Landon (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:3: 616-622.

    Uses General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; wome3's greater religiosity is found only in the Christian tradition & hence is not universal.

    Associated Search Terms: Prayer; Women; Proselytizing; Practice; Gender; Belief; United States
  • Gender and cultivating the moral self in Islam: Muslim converts in an American mosque.
    Rao, Aliya Hamid (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:4: 413-435.

    Based on 2012-13 participant observation & interviews in a northeastern U.S.A. urban mosque. Includes attitudes about polygyny.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Islam, U.S.A.; Gender; Convert; Clothing; Self; Polygyny
  • Gendering (non)religion: Politics, education, and gender gaps in secularity in the Untied States.
    Baker, Joseph O., and Adnrew L. Whitehead (2015)
    Social Forces 94:4: 1623-1645.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Atheist, U.S.A.; Education; Politics, U.S.A.; United States
  • Understanding the veiling of Muslim women in the Netherlands.
    Brünig, Bianca, and Fenella Fleischmann (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 20-37.

    Analyzes 2006-07 interview data from ethnic Turkish & Moroccan women in the Netherlands about veiling. Strong Muslim identity & gender traditionalism positively predict veiling. Educational attainment & contact with Dutch negatively predict it, but highly educated women who were also highly religious were more likely to veil.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender traditionalism; Assimilation; Netherlands; Turkish Dutch; Education; Moroccan Dutch; Generations; Identity; Islam, Netherlands; Women; Clothing
  • Religious belonging, religious agency, and women's autonomy in Mozanbique.
    Agadjanian, Victor, and Scott T. Yabiku (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:3: 461-476.

    Based on 2008 interview data from women aged 15-50 in a largely Christian area of southern Mozambique. Catholics & mainline Protestants (liberal) had higher autonomy than Apostolic, other Pentecostal, & unaffiliated women.

    Associated Search Terms: Mozambique, Chibuto District, Gaza Province; Protestant (mainline), Mozambique; Catholic, Mozambique; Pentecostal, Mozambique; Gender traditionalism; Denomination (organizational entity); Autonomy; Apostolic, Mozambique; Africanist; Women
  • Religion and gender inequality.
    Bartkowski, John P., and Sarah Shah (2014)
    In Lisa A. Keister and Darren E. Sherkat (eds.) Religion and Inequality in America: Research and Theory on Religion's Role in Stratification. New York: Cambridge Universty Press, pp. 173-194.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Gender
  • What makes a man: Gender and sexual boundaries on Evangelical Chrisitan sexuality websites.
    Burke, Kelsy C. (2014)
    Sexualities 17:3-22.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender role; Evangelical; Gender traditionalism; Internet
  • Iglesias y grupos espirituales para la diversidad sexual y de género en México: intersecciones sobre religión y género.
    Bárcenas Barajas, Karina Berenice (2014)
    Revista de Estudios Sociales 49: 33-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico; Homosexuality; Gender
  • Promises unfulfilled: American religious sisters and gender inequality in the post-Vatican II Catholic Church.
    Murphy, Ryan P. (2014)
    Social Compass 61:4: 594-610.

    Describes hegemonic forces that perpetuate gender barriers in the Catholic Church, in light of a current investigation by the Vatican of American Catholic sisters.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Stratification; Sisters; Gender traditionalism; Catholic; Gender; Orders/congregations
  • Religion, gender, and educational attainment among U.S. immigrants: Evidence from the New Immigrant Survey.
    Amin, Nadia, and Daren E. Sherkat (2014)
    In Lisa Keister and Darren E. Sherkat (eds.) Religion and Inequality in America. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 52-74.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Education; Gender; Migrant
  • How Islam influences women's paid non-farm employment: Evidence from 26 Indonesian and 37 Nigerian provinces.
    Spierings, Niels (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:3: 399-431.

    Analyzes 2003 Demographic and Health Survey data for Indonesia & Nigeria. Muslim/Christian comparisons do not show differences in women's gainful employment, but traditionalist forms of Islam & Islamic province legislation locates women's gainful work in the home.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Work; Women; Sharia; Nigeria; Gender role; Indonesia; Gender traditionalism; Islam, Nigeria; Law
  • Male and female He created them: Gender traditionalism, masculine images of God, and attitudes toward same-sex unions.
    Whitehead, Andrew L. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:3: 479-496.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data; a masculine image of God has an independent effect on opposition to same-sex marriage.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender traditionalism; God, image of; Homosexuality; Marriage; United States
  • Perpetuating stereotypes: A study of gender family and religious life in Jewish children's books.
    Sigalow, Emily, and Nicole S. Fox (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:2: 416-431.

    Looks for stereotypical gendered representations in award-winning American Jewish children's books.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Literature; Gender; Content analysis; Children
  • Dating in light of Christ: Young Evangelicals negotiating gender in the context of religious and secular American culture.
    Irby, Courtney Ann (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:2: 260-283.

    Based on 19 open-ended interviews from students & alumni of Evangelical colleges. The theme of commitment was stressed, & hence a future orientation. Chastity was emphasized, along with Christian identity. Within this framework there were patterned differences.

    Associated Search Terms: Courtship; Dating; Gender role; Young adults; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • The Headscarf Debates: Conflicts of National Belonging.
    Aziz, Sahar F. (2014)
    Stanford, California: Stanford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Islam, Netherlands; Clothing; France; Gender; Germany; Islam, Germany; Islam, Turkey; Netherlands; Turkey; Islam, France
  • God's Gangs: Barrio Ministry, Masculinity, and Gang Recovery.
    Orozco Flores, Edward (2014)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Studies 2 ministries (one Catholic, one Pentecostal) that facilitates the transition of Latino men from gang to socially integrated life patterns.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, California, Los Angeles; Gang; Gender role; Participant observation; Deviance/social control
  • African American religious participation.
    Taylor, Robert Joseph, Linda M. Chatters, and R. Khari Brown (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:4: 513-538.

    Analyzes 2001-03 interview data from African Americans. Women, older people, those married once, & residents of the South were more involved in religion. Stigmatized statuses--cohabiting respondents & those who served time in prison--were less involved in organized religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Practice; Criminology; United States, South; Marriage; Urban/rural; Women; Stigma; Age; African Americans; Religiosity
  • God's Gangs. Barrio Ministry, Masculinity, and Gang Recovery.
    Flores, Edward Orozco (2014)
    New York: New York University Press.

    2008-09 participant observation & interview data show two urban street ministries facilitating a transition by young adult males from street life to conventional life, self-destructive masculine expression to family-centered masculine expression.

    Associated Search Terms: Gang; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Gender role; Latino Americans; Masculinity ideology; Participant observation; United States, California, Los Angeles; Body; Catholic, U.S.A.; Criminology; Life histories
  • Gendered organizations and inequality regimes: Gender, homosexuality, and inequality within religious congregations.
    Whitehead, Andrew L. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:3: 476-493.

    Analyzes 2006-07 National Congregations Study data (U.S.A.); congregations' stances allowing female pastors predicts their acceptance of homosexual leaders.

    Associated Search Terms: Congregation; Gender; Gender role; Homosexuality; Stratification
  • Modernization and the gender gap in religiosity: Evidence from cross-national European surveys.
    Voas, David, Siobhan McAndrew, and Ingrid Storm. (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 259-283.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Gender; Modernization; Religiosity
  • Tensions and trends in Pentecostal gender and family relations.
    Martin, Bernice (2013)
    In Robert Hefner (ed.) Global Pentecostalism in the 21st Century. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 115-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Gender role; Pentecostal
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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