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  • When sects become mdidle class: Impression management among middle-class Pentecostals in Argentina.
    Koehrsen, Jens (2017)
    Sociology of Religion 78:3: 318-339.

    Upwardly mobile Argentine Pentecostal congregations selectively conceal practices that would stand in tension with the wider society.

    Associated Search Terms: Argentina, Buenos Aires; Impression management; Mobility (vertical); Pentecostal, Argentina; Sect
  • Authority and Performance. Sociological Perspectives on the Council of Chalcedon (AD 431).
    Amirav, Hagit (2015)
    Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse analysis; Councils; Goffman, Erving; Historical; Impression management; Network; Sociolinguistics
  • Pitfalls in the Sociological Study of Cults.
    Lalich, Janja (2001)
    In Benjamin Zablocki and Thomas Robbins (eds.) Misunderstanding Cults. Searching for Objectivity in a Controversial Field. Toronto: Univesity of Toronto Press, pp. 123-155.

    Examines methodological difficulties presented by new religions' efforts at impression management.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; New religions; Charisma; Methodology; Impression management
  • Firmness and Accommodation: Impression Management in Institutional Roman Catholicism.
    Kowalewski, Mark R. (1993)
    Sociology of Religion 54:2: 207-217.

    Sees 20th century changes in Catholicism as stratagems of impression management designed to forestall more fundamental changes.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Change; Impression management
  • Elective Affinities between Religius Beliefs and Ideologies of Management in Two Eras.
    Winter, J. Alan (1974)
    American Journal of Sociology 79:5: 1134-1150.

    Reviews Weber's Protestant Ethic thesis; shows an elective affinity between subsequent, Arminian theology & more recent managerial practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Ideology; Protestant Ethic; Belief; Manager; Economic
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