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  • Religious Independents Within Western Industrialized Nations: a Socio-demographic Profile.
    Hayes, Bernadette C. (2000)
    Sociology of Religion 61:2: 191-207.

    Analyzes cross-cultural survey data from western industrial nations; religious independents are more likely to be non-believers. They tend to be young, single, educated, & especially male.

    Associated Search Terms: Independents; Atheist; Agnostic
  • Religious Independents in Northern Ireland: Origins, Attitudes, and Significance.
    Hayes, Bernadette C., and Ian McAllister (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 37:1: 65-83.

    Analyzes 1991 questionnaire data from Northern Ireland; shows religious independents distinctive in beliefs, politics, & moral codes.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Belief; Moral; Politics, Great Britain; Independents
  • Under-Reported Churches in Middle Tennessee: A Research Note.
    Ethridge, F. Maurice (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:4: 518-519.

    Compares the National Council of Churches 1980 church census data for 30 counties & county tax assessors' data; NCC greatly undercounted Holiness, Pentecostal, & independent Baptist churches.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Tennessee; Holiness, U.S.A.; Baptist, independent, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Methodology
  • Norms of Verbalization and the Decision-making Process in Religious Organizations.
    Nelson, John J., and Harry H. Hiller (1981)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 20:2: 173-180.

    Analyzes decisions made in 3 independent Baptist churches in Calgary, Albert, Canada.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist, independent, Canada; Canada, Alberta, Calgary; Decision-making; Parish
  • Églises noires et formes de connaissance.
    Bernard, Guy (1974)
    Revue tunisienne de sciences sociales 11:36-39: 339-346.

    Discusses the variable forms of consciousness among the new African churches, with particular attention to l'Église de Jésus-Christ sur Terre par le Prophète Kimbangu.

    Associated Search Terms: Africa; Kimbangu; Sociology of knowledge; Christian, Africa; African Christian; Independent religions, Africa
  • Diversité des nouvelles églises congolaises.
    Bernard, Guy (1970)
    Cahiers d'études africaines 10/38: 203-227.

    Overview, with the text of the constitution of one church, l'Église des Dignes.

    Associated Search Terms: Église des Dignes; Zaire; Independent religions, Africa; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Christian, Africa; African Christian
  • L'évolution des Mouvements Religieux Dissidents en Afrique (1862-1967).
    Barrett, David B. (1968)
    Archives de Sociologie des Religions 25: 111-140.

    Extract from Schism and Renewal in Africa (1968).

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Independent religions, Africa; Christian, Africa; African Christian; Africa; Africanist
  • Two Hundred Independent Church Movements in East Africa.
    Barrett, David B. (1968)
    Social Compass 15:2: 101-116.

    Includes basic information on churches in 34 tribes, 4 nations, & 7 "chains."

    Associated Search Terms: African Christian; Africa; Independent religions, Africa; Christian, Africa
  • A Collation of Data about Religion in Australia.
    Mol, Hans (Johannes J.) (1967)
    Social Compass 14:2: 117-132.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, Australia; Greek Orthodox, Australia; Congregational (Independent), Australia; Churches of Christ, Australia; Catholic, Australia; Brethren, Australia; Australia; Baptist, Australia; Anglican, Australia; Lutheran, Australia
  • Religious and Other Sources of Parental Attitudes Toward Independence Training.
    McClelland, David C., A. Rindlisbacher, and Richard deCharms (1955)
    In David C. McClelland (ed.) Studies in Motivation. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, pp. 389-397.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Family; Independence (personal)
  • The United Order among the Mormons, Missouri Phase: An Unfinished Experiment in Economic Organization.
    Geddes, Joseph Archer (1922)
    Ph.D. dissertation, Columbia University. [Salt Lake City, Utah: Desert News Press, 1924]

    Analyzes the semi-collectivist economic plan of the Mormons attempted in the 1830s in Independence, Missouri.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Economic; Mormon; United States, Missouri, Independence
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