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  • Pentecostal prayer as personalcommunication and invisible institutional work.
    Fer, Yannick (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 49-65.

    Based on 2000 & after field work in French Polynesian Assemblies of God, where individual prayer is highlighted & institutional work remains invisible.

    Associated Search Terms: Institution; Prayer; Mauss, Marcel; Habitus; Glossolalia; French Polynesia; Assemblies of God, French Polynesia; Pentecostal, French Polynesia
  • Prayer as a tool in Swedish Pentecostalism.
    Mahieddin, Emir (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 81-96.

    Based on participant observation of Pentecostals in a pietistic part of Sweden; focuses on changes in prayer. Physical charismatic manifestations, glossolalia, prophecy, & healing are now reserved for private prayer groups, not Sunday services. Studies the case of Swedish Pentecostals creating an orphanage in Romania.

    Associated Search Terms: Sweden, Jönköping; Glossolalia; Prayer; Prayer group; Social services; Participant observation; Pentecostal, Sweden
  • Chant céleste: la glossolalie en milieu pentecôtiste charismaique à l’Île de la Réunion.
    Aubourg, Valérie (2014)
    Anthropologie et Sociétés 38:1: 32-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; France, Réunion; Pentecostal, France
  • God speaking to God: Translation and unintelligibility at a Fijian Pentecostal crusade.
    Tomlinson, Matt (2013)
    Australian Journal of Anthropology 23:3: 274-289.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal, Fiji; Fiji
  • Getting the Holy Ghost. Urban Ethnography in a Brooklyn Pentecostal Tongue-Speaking Church.
    Marina, Peter (2013)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield/Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, New York, New York; Caribbean Americans; Conversion; Institutionalization
  • Migration et Plurilinguisme: Parler en Langues dans les Églises Africaines en Europe.
    Fancello, Sandra (2009)
    Social Compass 56:3: 387-404.

    Based on interview data among migrants from Ghana & other nations, mostly to France & Belgium. Explores the use of Twe & other African languages, French & English, & Pentecostal "tongues."

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Pentecostal, Europe; Assimilation; Church of Pentecost; African Christian, Europe; Language; Europe; Glossolalia
  • 'Discerning the Spirit' in the Context of Racial Integrtion and Conflict in Two Assemblies of God Churches.
    Wright, Bonnie (2005)
    Journal for the Theory of Social Behavior 35:4: 413-435.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Michigan, Detroit; Glossolalia; Mobility (vertical); African Americans; Race; Assemblies of God, U.S.A.
  • Main Street Mystics: The Toronto Blessing and Reviving Pentecostalism.
    Poloma, Margaret M. (2003)
    Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira.

    Associated Search Terms: Music; Glossolalia; Liminality; Participant observation; Experiential dimension; Healing; Vineyard Churches; Prophecy; Toronto Airport Christian Fellowship; Mysticism; Toronto Blessing; Toronto Airport Christian Fellowship; Pentecostal, neo, Canada; Canada, Ontario, Toronto
  • La socialización del don de lenguas y la sanación en el pentecostalismo mexicano.
    Garma Navarro, Carlos (2000)
    Alteridades 20: 85-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal, Mexico; Healing; Mexico
  • Glossolalie. Discours de la Croyance dans un Culte Pentecôtiste.
    Dubleumortier, Nathalie (1997)
    Paris: L'Harmattan.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal; Glossolalia
  • Charismatic Mysticism--A Sociological Analysis of the "Toronto Blessing."
    Richter, Philip J. (1996)
    In Stanley E. Porter (ed.) The Nature of Religious Language: A Colloquium. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Canada, Ontario, Toronto; Toronto Airport Christian Fellowship; Pentecostal, neo, Canada
  • La glossolalie dans le pentecôtisme brésilien. Une énonciation protopolitique.
    Corten, André (1995)
    Revue française de science politique 45:2: 259-281.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Politics, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • The First Christians in their Social Worlds. Social-Scientific Approaches to New Testament Interpretation.
    Esler, Philip Francis (1994)
    London: Routledge, Inc.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Sociology of knowledge; Early Christian; Glossolalia; Schism
  • Religious Experiences, Evangelism, and Institutional Growth within the Assemblies of God.
    Poloma, Margaret M., and Brian F. Pendleton (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:4: 415-431.

    Analyzes 1982 questionnaire data from 16 congregations; shows ecstatic experiences motivating evangelistic efforts.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Proselytizing; Experience; Assemblies of God, U.S.A.
  • The Assemblies of God at the Crossroads. Charisma and Institutional Dilemmas.
    Poloma, Margaret M. (1989)
    Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press.

    Based on observations, interviews, congregation surveys, & a national clergy survey in the U.s. in the mid-1980s.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Assemblies of God, U.S.A.; Institutionalization; Medical; Prayer; Glossolalia
  • Glossolalia: Behavioral Science Perspectives on Speaking in Tongues.
    Maloney, H. Newton, and A. Adams Lovekin (1985)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia
  • Charismatic Religion as Popular Protest. The Ordinary and the Extraordinary in Social Movements.
    Fields, Karen E. (1982)
    Theory and Society 11:3: 321-361.

    Examines the use of glossolalia as a tactic of revolution in Zambia (Northern Rhodesia) after World War I.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Christian, Zambia; Revolution; Zambia
  • Form and Fluidity in Two Contemporary Glossolalic Movements.
    Richardson, James T., and M.T. Vincent Reidy (1980)
    Annual Review of the Scoial Sciences of Religion 4: 183-220.

    Compares the neo-Pentecostal & Jesus movements.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, neo; Jesus movement; Glossolalia
  • Glossolalie et Mantra.
    Couture, André (1980)
    Les cahiers du Centre des Recherches en Sociologie Religieuses 3: 105-116.

    Discusses glossolalia & mantras as pseudo-language, on the basis of the ideas of William J. Samarin.

    Associated Search Terms: Mantra; Glossolalia; Samarin, William J.
  • Making Sense of Glossolalic Nonsense.
    Samarin, William J. (1979)
    Social Research 46:1: 88-105.

    Based on field data & questionnaires. An understanding of the folk linguistics of the U.S. in general helps in understanding both glossolalists & those who comment on them.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, neo; Sociolinguistics; Glossolalia
  • Some Characteristics of Charismatic Experience: Glossolalia in Australia.
    Stanley, Gordon, W.K. Bartlett, and Terri Moyle (1978)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 17:3: 269-278.

    Content analysis of 1973 responses to a notice in Australian newspapers, requesting letters about glossolalia experiences.

    Associated Search Terms: Content analysis; Australia; Glossolalia
  • Searching for Surrender. A Catholic Charismatic Renewal Group's Attempt to Become Glossolalic.
    Westley, Frances (1977)
    American Behaivoral Scientist 20;6: 925-940.

    Studies a small Montreal group whose members tried but failed to experience glossolalia.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec, Montreal; Pentecostal, Catholic, Canada; Glossolalia
  • Testimony as a Commitment Mechanism in Catholic Pentecostal Prayer Groups.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1977)
    Journal for the Scietnific Study of Religion 16:2: 165-166.

    Based on 1971-75 participant observation in 7 prayer groups in New Jersey; shows that though glossolalia served as a commitment symbol, testimony was the central such mechanism.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Testimonial; Glossolalia; Participant observation; United States, New Jersey
  • Prognosis: New Religion?
    Goodman, Felicitas D. (1974)
    In Irving I. Zaretsky and Mark P. Leone (eds.), Religious Movements in Contemporary America. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, pp. 244-254.

    Based on 1969 research in an apostolic church in the Yucatan, Mexico.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Yucatan; Pentecostal, Mexico; Glossolalia
  • The Holiness-Pentecostal Experience in Southern Appalachia.
    Abell, Troy D. (1974)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Purdue University. [DA 36:2 a, p. 956]

    1973-74 field study among 2 congregations, & 2 control groups; focuses on knowledge systems, perceptions of self as agent of change, & glossolalia.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Appalachia; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Glossolalia
  • Psychological Interpretations of Glossolalia: A Re-examination of Research.
    Richardson, James T. (1973)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 12:2: 199-207.

    Finds that little of the psychological research on glossolalia is sound enough to lead to conclusions about any connection or lack of connection with psychological states or conditions.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia
  • Speaking in Tongues: A Cross-Cultural Study of Glossolalia.
    Goodman, Felicitas D. (1972)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia
  • Pentecostal Glossolalia: Toward a Functional Interpretation.
    Hine, Virginia H. (1969)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 8:2: 211-226.

    Analyzes data from case histories & questionnaires in 4 nations; glossolalia seems not to be symptomatic of pathology, suggestibility, hypnosis, social disorganization, or deprivation. It seems to be learned conduct & part of personality reorganization.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal
  • Phonetic Analysis of Glossolalia in Four Cultural Settings.
    Goodman, Felicitas D. (1969)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 8:2: 227-239. Comment by William J. Samarin 11:3 (1972): 293-296. Reply by Felicitas D. Goodman 11:3: 297-299.

    Uses 1960s recordings in the Streams of Power movement on St. Vincent, a tent revival in Columbus, Ohio, a church in Houston, Texas, & a Pentecostal church in Mexico City.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociolinguistics; Glossolalia
  • Personality, Pentecostalism and Glossolalia: A Research Note on Some Unsuccessful Research.
    Cohn, Werner (1968)
    Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology 5:1: 36-39.

    Concerns the relationship between psychological factors & membership in Pentecostal groups, as well as the experimental production of glossolalia.

    Associated Search Terms: Experiment; Glossolalia; Pentecostal
  • The Sociolinguistics of Glossolalia.
    Wolfram, Walter A. (1966)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Hartford Seminary Foundation.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Sociolinguistics
  • A Survey of Glossolalia and Related Phenomena in Non-Christian Religions.
    May, L. Carlyle (1956)
    American Anthropologist 58:1: 75-96.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia
  • Speaking with Tongues or Glossolalia.
    Dai, Bingham (1932)
    Unpublished M.A. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia
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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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