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  • Gendered religiosity.
    Schnabel, Landon (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:4: 547-556.

    Analyzes 2014 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data. Gender pride & salience of gender predict religiosity among men, salience of gender & friends seeing self as a female predict religiosity among women.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender
  • Occupational gender inequality among American clergy, 1976-2016: Revisiting the stained-glass ceiling.
    Schleifer, Cyrus, and Amy D. Miller (2017)
    Sociology of Religion 78:4: 387-410.

    Notes a narrowing of income differences between American male & female clergy, 1976-2016, partly explained by slow growth in male clergy income.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Clergy
  • From existential to social understandings of risk: Examining gender differences in non-religion.
    Edgell, Penny, Jacqui Frost, and Evan Stewart (2017)
    Social Currents, published online January 10, Doi: 10.1177/2329496516686619.

    Associated Search Terms: Risk preference; Gender; Atheist
  • Corporate Islam: Sharia and the Modern Workplace.
    Sloane-White, Patricia (2017)
    New York: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Gender; Islam; Sharia
  • Aggressive and loving men: Gender hegemony in Christian hardcore punk.
    McDowell, Amy D. (2017)
    Gender & Society 31: 223-244.

    Associated Search Terms: Music; Gender traditionalism
  • Muslim women's evolving leadership roles: A case study of women leaders in an immigrant Muslim community in post-9/11 America.
    Wang, Yuting (2017)
    Socal Compass 64:3: 424-441.

    Based on 2004-07 participant observation & interviews at a mosque in a medium-sized Midwest U.S.A. city. Muslim women used traditional gender roles to legitimate leadership on their part.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender traditionalism; Women; Participant observation; Islam, U.S.A.
  • Distinctiveness reconsidered: Religiosity, structural location, and understandings of racial inequality.
    Frost, Jacqui, and Penny Edgell (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:2: 277-301.

    Analyzes 2014 USA survey data about explanations of African Americans' disadvantage & solutions for that disadvantage. Orthodoxy, religious involvement, & salience interact with age, gender, education, income, & race in predicting attitudes about minority disadvantage.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Stratification; Salience; Racial attitudes; Practice; Gender; Class; Age; Orthodoxy (doctrinal)
  • 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: Sexuality; Class; Race; Stratification; United States; Gender; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Gare à l’écart! De l’importance du genre dans la religion, la spiritualité et la laïcité en Italie.
    Palmisano, Stefania, and Simone Martino (2017)
    Social Compass 64:4: 563-681.

    Examines Italian women's participation in the decline of religion in Italy, with their rejection of the Catholic Church's political stands on moral issues.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Italy; Secularization; Abortion; Divorce; Gender; Women; Politics, Italy; Catholic, Italy
  • Ethnic church meets megachurch: Indian american Christianity in motion.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2017)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on interviews & participant observation in India & U.S.A. The Mar Thoma church from Kerala, India, loses its ethnic uniqueness in the 2nd generation in the U.S.A., which becomes more American Evangelical. Caste background, current class differences, & generation affect gender stances in the church.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Family; Gender role; Caste; Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; Class; Generations; India, Kerala; Migrant; Socialization; Transnational; Indian Americans; Participant observation; Mar Thoma, India
  • Getting to church. Exploring Narratives of Gender and Joining.
    Gallagher, Sally K. (2017)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on interviews, focus groups, & participant observation with 3 congregations (Presbyterian, Baptist, Orthodox) in the US Northwest. Describes how people join each congregation and gendered differences in what new members resonated with. Congregational cultures mattered.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist, U.S.A.; Congregation; Focus group; Gender; Orthodox, eastern, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Socialization
  • 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
  • The gender pray gap: Wage labor and the religiosity of high-earning women and men.
    Schnabel, Landon (2016)
    Gender & Society 30:4: 643-669.

    Associated Search Terms: Prayer; Gender
  • Religion and gender equality worldwide: A country-level analysis.
    Schnabel, Landon (2016)
    Social Indicators Research 129:2: 893-907.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Gender
  • Gender and homosexuality attitudes across religious groups from the 1970s to 2014: Similarity, distinction, and adaptation.
    Schnabel, Landon (2016)
    Social Science Research 55: 31-47.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Gender; Homosexuality
  • Gender, Religion, and Political Agency: Mapping the Field.
    Giorgi, Alberta (2016)
    Revista Crítica de Ciências Sociais 110: 51-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Gender; Agency
  • 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: Family; Gender; Marriage; Pornography
  • Gender, race, and the use of prayer to manage anger.
    Sharp, Shane, Deboah Carr, and Kathryn Panger (2016)
    Sociological Spectrum 36: 271-285.

    Associated Search Terms: Emotion; Gender; Prayer; Race
  • 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: Feminism; Gender; Theory
  • 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: Gender traditionalism; Marriage; Family
  • 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: Gender; Status; Transgender; Stratification
  • 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: Religiosity, collective; Stratification; Gender; 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: Religiosity; Familism; Gender traditionalism; Marriage
  • 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: Atheist; Abortion; 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: Gender role; Scale; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • 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: Jewish, U.S.A.; Family; Gender; United States, New York; Gender traditionalism; Identity; Denomination (organizational entity)
  • How complex religion can improve our understanding of American politics.
    Wilde, Melissa J., and Lindsay Glassman (2016)
    Annual Review of Sociology 42:1: 407-425.

    Political sociology & the sociology of religion have neglected the relevance of race, class, & gender for religious membership, thereby having a problem understanding therelevance of religion to American politics.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Stratification; Politics, U.S.A.; Class; Race
  • 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: Women; Prosperity Gospel, Ghana; Stratification; Pentecostal, Ghana; Ghana; Gender; Africanist
  • 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: Gender role; God, image of; Labor; Work; United States
  • 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: Stratification; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.; Economic; Gender; Liberal Protestant, U.S.A..; Panel study; Practice
  • 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: Homosexuality; Gender role
  • 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: Seminarians; Gender; Vocation; Seminary
  • 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: Fundamentalism; Stratification; Politics; Law; Gender traditionalism; Islam
  • 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: Gender; Canada; Focus group; United States; Congregation
  • After the wedding night: Sexual abstinence and masculinities over the life course.
    Diefendorf, Sarah (2015)
    Gender & Society 29:5: 647-669.

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

    Associated Search Terms: Sport; Women; Participant observation; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Gender role; Gender traditionalism; Historical; Athletes
  • 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; Social construction of reality; Grounded theory; Gender; 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: Gender traditionalism; Popular culture; Music; Content analysis; Evangelical
  • 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: Migrant; Islam, U.S.A.; Gender; Civic engagement; Arab Americans
  • 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: Gender; Islam, U.S.A.; Patriarchy; African Americans
  • 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: Women; United States; Prayer; Belief; Gender; Practice; Proselytizing
  • 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: Self; Polygyny; Participant observation; Islam, U.S.A.; Convert; Clothing; Gender
  • Gendering (non)religion: Politics, education, and gender gaps in secularity in the Untied States.
    Baker, Joseph O., and Andrew L. Whitehead (2015)
    Social Forces 94:4: 1623-1645.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Politics, U.S.A.; Gender; Education; Atheist, U.S.A.
  • 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: Turkish Dutch; Education; Women; Generations; Netherlands; Moroccan Dutch; Islam, Netherlands; Clothing; Gender traditionalism; Identity; Assimilation
  • 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: Pentecostal, Mozambique; Africanist; Apostolic, Mozambique; Autonomy; Denomination (organizational entity); Gender traditionalism; Mozambique, Chibuto District, Gaza Province; Women; Catholic, Mozambique; Protestant (mainline), Mozambique
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