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  • An analysis of hospital chapel prayer requests.
    Collins, Peter (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 191-211.

    Examines written prayer requests from a hospital chapel in the U.K.

    Associated Search Terms: Chaplain; Hospital chaplain; Medical; Prayer
  • Négocier les différences religieuses dans les organisations laïques: l’exemple des chapelles d’hôpitaux.
    Cadge, Wendy (2014)
    Social Compass 61:2:178-194.

    Studies chapels in academic hospitals in the U.S.A. Sees a process of secularization with the removal of explicitly denominational materials, albeit it retaining underlying Christian themes. Comments by Afe Adogame, pp. 207-218.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital; Hospital chaplain; Material culture; Secularization
  • Paging God: Religion in the Halls of Medicine.
    Cadge, Wendy (2013)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital; Hospital chaplain; Hospital worker; Medical; Nurse; Physician
  • Negotiating religious differences: The strategies of interfaith chaplains in healthcare.
    Cadge, Wendy, and Emily Sigalow (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:1: 146-158.

    Case study of a large U.S.A. hospital, using interviews & participant observation.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain; Pluralism; Participant observation; Medical; Case study
  • With God on Our Side. The Struggle for Workers' Rights in a Catholic Hospital.
    Reich, Adam D. (2012)
    Ithaca, new York: Cornell University Press/ILR Press.

    It was necessary for a unionization campaign at a religiously-sponsored hospital to engage issues of values & theology, not simply material interests.

    Associated Search Terms: Labor; United States, California, Santa Rosa; Values; Social movement; Orders/congregations; Hospital; Gramsci, Antonio; Emotion; Catholic, U.S.A.; Social justice
  • A methodological analysis of chaplaincy research: 2000-2009.
    Galek, Kathleen, Kevin J. Flannelly, Katherine R.B. Jankowski, and George Handzo (2011)
    Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy 17:3-4: 126-145.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain; Methodology
  • Religion, Spirituality, and Health. An Institutional Approach.
    Cadge, Wendy (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 836-856.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Nurse; Hospital chaplain; Physician
  • The Provision of Hospital Chaplaincy in the United States: A National Overview.
    Cadge, Wendy, Jeremy Freese, and Nicholas Christakis (2008)
    Southern Medical Journal 101:6: 626-630.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain
  • From "Visiting Minister" to "Muslim Chaplain": The Growth of Muslim Chaplaincy in Britain, 1970-2007.
    Gilliat-Ray, Sophie (2008)
    In Eileen Barker (ed.) The Centrality of Religion in Social Life. Essays in Honour of James A. Beckford. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 145-157.

    History of the development of Muslim prison & hospital chaplains in Great Britain & the impact of that development on Islam in the nation.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Prison chaplain; Hospital chaplain; Great Britain
  • A National Survey of Hospital Directors' Views about the Importance of Various Chaplain Roles: Diffeences among Disciplines and Types of Hospitals.
    Flannelly, Kevin J., George Handzo, Kathleen Galek, Andrew Weaver, and Jon Overvold (2006)
    Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling 60:3: 213-225.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital; Hospital director; Hospital chaplain; Medical
  • The ambivalent chaplain: Negotiating structural and ideological difference on the margins of modern-day hospital medicine.
    Norwood, Frances (2006)
    Medical Anthropology 25:1: 1-29.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain
  • From Piety to Professionalism--and Back?: Transformations of Organized Religious Virtuosity.
    Wittberg, Patricia (2006)
    Lanham, Maryland: Lexington.

    Examines the effects of secularization of schools, charities, & hospitals on the female religious organizational sponsors; 36 focus groups conducted 1999-2000 with a missionary society, deaconesses, & Catholic sisters.

    Associated Search Terms: Social services; Orders/congregations; Women; Change; Goal displacement; Deaconess; Organization; Identity; Focus group; Education; Hospital; Missionary; Secularization; Sisters
  • A national survey of health care administrators' views about the importance of various chaplain roles.
    Flannelly, Kevin J., George Handzo, Kathleen Galek, Andrew Weaver, and Walter J. Smith (2005)
    Journal of Pastoral Care and Counseling 59:1-2: 87-96.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Hospital chaplain
  • Neosecularization and Craft Versus Professional Religious Authority in a Nonreligious Organization.
    Grant, Don, Kathleen M. O'Neil, and Laura S. Stephens (2003)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 42:3: 479-487.

    Secularization as loss of religious authority should be placed in the context of the lessening of secular authority as well. Studies nurses after a clinical pastoral education united was closed; nurses began providing pastoral services non-professionally.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Clinical pastoral education; Secularization; Hospital; Nurse
  • Sociological perspectives on the pastoral care of minority faith in hospital.
    Gilliat-Ray, Sophie (2001)
    In H. Orchard (ed.) Spirituality in Health Care Contexts. London: Jessica Kingsley.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital; Minority
  • Secularization, Religion, and Isomorphism. A Study of Large Nonprofit Hospital Trustees.
    Swartz, David (1998)
    In Nicholas j. Demerath III, Peter Dobkin Hall, Terry Schmitt, and Rhys H. Williams (eds.) Sacred Companies. Organizational Aspcts of Religion and Religious Aspects of Organizations. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 323-339.

    Associated Search Terms: Trustees, hospital; Secularization; Organization; Medical
  • 'A Whole Different Thing'--The Hospital Chaplaincy: The Emergence of the Occupation and the Work of the Chaplain.
    Barrows, David Corbin (1993)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of California, San Francisco.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain
  • Coping with Breast Cancer: The Role of Clergy and Faith.
    Johnson, Sarah C., and Bernard Spilka (1991)
    Journal of Religion and Health 30: 21-33.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from mastectomy patients; satisfaction with clergy visits correlated with number of home visits, Bible reading understanding the patient, & talking about church affairs, & inversely with reluctance to discuss breast cancer.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospital chaplain; Clergy role; Medical
  • Social Aspects of Early Christianity.
    Malherbe, Abraham J. (1977)
    Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press. [2nd enlarged edition. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1983]

    Only the Second Edition take up the topic of hospitality.

    Associated Search Terms: Hospitality; Early Christian; Literature; Stratification; House church
  • The Relation Between Religious Commitment and Attitudes of Ward Personnel Toward Their Patients and Jobs in an Evanston Hospital.
    Han, Sang En (1971)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Northwestern University.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Medical; Religiosity; Hospital worker; United States, Illinois, Evanston
  • Role-definitions of Mental-hospital Chaplains.
    Morrow, William R., and Ahmed Thomas James Matthews (1966)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 5:3: 421-434.

    Based on a national sample of Protestant American full-time mental hospital chaplains.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Clergy role; Hospital chaplain
  • Early Christian Hospitality: A Factor in the Gospel Transmission.
    Riddle, Donald W. (1938)
    Journal of Biblical Literature 57: 151-154.

    Notes that hospitality questions were important to the expansion of Christianity.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Hospitality
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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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