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  • Rationalizing judgment day: A content analysis of Harold Camping's Open Forum program.
    Sarno, Charles, Benjamin Shestakofsky, Helen Shoemaker, and Rebecca Aponte (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:2: 199-221.

    Content analysis of radio programs after they predicted the apocalypse.

    Associated Search Terms: Apocalyptic; Cognitive dissonance; Content analysis; Disconfirmation; Media; Millenarian, U.S.A.
  • Digital Jesus: The Making of a New Christian Fundamentalist Community on the Internet.
    Howard, Robert Glenn (2011)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist; Internet; Millenarian
  • The Twelve Tribes: Preparing the bride for Yahshua's return.
    Palmer, Susan J. (2010)
    Nova Religio 13: 59-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Twelve Tribes
  • De l'utilisation de l'apocalyptisme en Amérique du Nord afin de régénérer la planète.
    Rigal-Cellard, Bernadette (2009)
    In Martin Geoffroy and Jean-Guy Vaillancourt (eds.) La religion à l'extrême. Montréal: Médiaspaul, pp. 49-65.

    Explains the meaning of millenarianism & messianism as understood in the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian, U.S.A.; Routinization; United States; Messian
  • Sects in Islam.
    Zubaida, Sami (2009)
    In Peter B. Clarke (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 545-561.

    Historical account of the Shi'ite sects.

    Associated Search Terms: Ismaili; Druze; Sufi; Shi'ite; Dervish; Millenarian; Alawi (Nusairis); Baha´i; Alevi; Yazidis; Sufi, Mevlevi; Sufi, Bektashi; Sect
  • Religious and Secular Views on Endtime.
    Weigert, Andrew J. (2004)
    Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Millennial; Eschatology; Time; Messian
  • Aliens Adored. Raël's UFO Religion.
    Palmer, Susan J. (2004)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Raelian; UFO cult; Millenarian; New religions
  • (Still) Sacrificing for Salvation: Millenarian Motherhood Reconsidered.
    Markowitz, Fran (2003)
    Social Compass 50:1: 97-112.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Black Jews, Israel
  • "Shaking Out the Mat": Schism and Organizational Transformation at a Mexican Ark of the Virgin.
    Leatham, Miguel C. (2003)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 42:2: 175-187.

    Based on a 1988089 ethnographic study of the colony of Nueva Jerusalén, a Marian Catholic traditionalist apparition sect in Puruará where a schism occurred.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, traditionalist movement; Millenarian, Mexico; Nueva Jerusalén; Mexico, Michoacán de Ocampo, Puruará; Conflict; Schism; Marian
  • Techno-Armageddon: The Millennial Christian Resposne to Y2K.
    Tapia, Andrea Hoplight (2002)
    Review of Religious Research 43:3: 266-286.

    Content analysis of publications & interviews with a small group of millennial Christians, at the turn from 1999 to 2000 (Y2K).

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Millenarian; Content analysis
  • Sources of Volatility in Religious Movements.
    Robbins, Thomas L. (2002)
    In David G. Bromley and J. Gordon Melton (eds.), Cults, Religion, and Violence. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 57-79.

    Apocalyptic or millennialist orientations & totalistic characteristics may predispose a movement-society relationship toward violence, but such are not sufficient for it.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Social movement; New religions; Violence; Total institution; Apocalyptic
  • Y2K, The Apocalypse, and Evangelical Christianity: The Role of Eschatological Belief in Church Responses.
    McMinn, Lisa (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:2: 205-220.

    Looks at the Evangelical framing of the turn of the millennium.

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Millenarian; Evangelical
  • Peace, persecution, and preparations for Yahshua's return: The case of the Messianic Communities "Twelve Tribes."
    Palmer, Susan J. (2001)
    In Stephen Hunt (ed.) Christian Millenarianism: From the Early Church to Waco. Lodon; Hurst, pp. 59-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Twelve Tribes; Persecution
  • The Civic Challenge of Virtual Eschatology: Heaven's Gate and Millennial Fever in Cyberspace.
    Brasher, Brenda E. (2001)
    In Paula D. Nesbitt (ed.) Religion and Social Policy. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 196-209.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian, U.S.A.; Heaven´s Gate; Millennial
  • The Remnant Faithful: A Case Study of Contemporary Apocalyptic Catholicism.
    Luebbers, Amy (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:2: 221-241.

    Based on interviews with followers of a Marian visionary. Perceptions of end times mystify North America's fundamentalist culture in response to the disintegration of a formerly crystallized Catholic worldview. Illustrates common features of the movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Millenarian, U.S.A.; Marian; Apocalyptic
  • Millenarian Motherhood: Motives, Meanings and Practices among African Hebrew Israelite Women.
    Markowitz, Fran (2000)
    Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies and Gender Issues 3: 106-138.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Black Jews; Millenarian
  • How the Millennium Comes Violently: From Jonestown to Heaven's Gate.
    Wessinger, Catherine (2000)
    New York: Seven Bridges Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Solar Temple; Millennial; Millenarian; Branch Davidian; Freemen; Aum Shinrikyo; Heaven´s Gate; Jonestown; Violence; Chen Tao
  • Apocalypse Observed: Religious Movements and Violence in North America, Europe and Japan.
    Hall, John R., with Philip D. Schuyler and Salvaine Trinh (2000)
    New York: Routledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Conflict; Heaven´s Gate; Aum Shinrikyo; Jonestown; Violence; Millennial; Branch Davidian; Solar Temple
  • Migrations kikuyus: des pratiques sociales à l’imaginaire. Ethos, realization de soi et millénarisme.
    Droz, Yvan (1999)
    Neuchâtel et Paris: Institut d’ethnologie et Maison des sciences de l’homme.

    Associated Search Terms: Kikuyu Kenyans; Migrant; Millenarian, Africa; Kenya
  • Apocalisse duemila: Tecnocrati dell-Armageddon di Aum Shinrikyo.
    Maniscalco, Maria Luisa (1998)
    Sociologia 1998:1: 5-32.

    Associated Search Terms: Aum Shinrikyo; Millennial; Millenarian, Japan; Japan; Apocalyptic
  • Christian Reconstructionism and the Angry Rhetoric of Neo-postmillennialism.
    Shupe, Anson D., Jr. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.) Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 195-206.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Millennial; Christian Reconstructionist
  • The Mystical Apocalypse of the Solar Temple.
    Hall, John R., and Philip Schuyler (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 285-311.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Millennial; Solar Temple
  • Woman as World Savior. The Feminization of the Millennium in New Religious Movements.
    Palmer, Susan J. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.) Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 159-171.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Women; Millennial; Millenarian
  • Aum Shinrikyo as an Apocalyptic Movement.
    Mullins, Mark R. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.) Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 313-324.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Millennial; Aum Shinrikyo; Millenarian, Japan
  • Si Deu veut...ou Suppôts de Satan; incertitudes, millénarisme et sorcellerie parmi des migrants kikuyus.
    Droz, Yvan (1997)
    Cahiers d'études Africaines 37(145):85-117.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian, Africa; Sorcery; Kikuyu Kenyans; Migrant; Kenya
  • The Persistence of Apocalypticism within a Denominationalizing Sect. The Apocalyptic Fringe Groups of Seventh-Day Adventism.
    Lawson, Ronald (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.) Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 207-228.

    Based on interviews; focuses on the urgency of the Second Coming in Adventism.

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Seventh-day Adventist; Millenarian; Typology
  • Religion and the Racist Right, Revised Edition.
    Barkun, Michael (1997)
    Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; British Israelites; Prejudice, anti-Semitism; Historical; Millenarian
  • Constructing Apocalypticism. Social and Cultural Elements of Radical Organization.
    Bromley, David G. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 31-45.

    Conceptualizes millennialism as a social process that creates structural marginality ("liminality").

    Associated Search Terms: Social construction of reality; Prophetic-priestly; Millenarian; Millennial; Marginality
  • Millenarians and Violence. The Case of the Christian Identity Movement.
    Barkun, Michael (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Maynem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 247-260.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance amplification; Millenarian, U.S.A.; Millennial; Christian Identity
  • Rethinking Religious Decision Making in Peasant Millenarianism: The Case of Nueva Jerusalen.
    Leatham, Miguel C. (1997)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 12:3: 295-309.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, traditionalist movement; Millenarian; Mexico, Michoacán de Ocampo, Puruará; Nueva Jerusalén; Marian
  • The Vengeful Virgin. Case Studies in Contemporary American Catholic Apocalypticism.
    Cuneo, Michael W. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 175-194.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Millenarian, U.S.A.; Catholic; Millennial; Marian
  • Fifteen Years of Failed Prophecy. Coping with Cognitive Dissonance in a Baha'i Sect.
    Balch, Robert W., John Dohn Domitrovich, Barbara Lynn Mahnke, and Vanessa Morrison (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 73-90.

    Based on 1980-96 participant observation, interviews, & documentary research on an offshoot from Baha'i.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Millennial; Baha´is Under the Provisions of the Covenant; United States, Montana, Missoula; Cognitive dissonance
  • Millennium Rage: Survivalists, White Supremacists and the Doomsday Prophecy.
    Lamy, Philip (1996)
    New York: Plenum.

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Millenarian, U.S.A.
  • Harold Camping and the stillborn apocalypse.
    Cohen, Edmund (1995)
    Free Inquiry 15: 35-43.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian, U.S.A.; Disconfirmation; Apocalyptic
  • Creencias milenaristas e identidad religiosa pentecostal: el Ministerio Ondas de Amor y Paz.
    Spadafora, Ana Maria (1994)
    In Alejandro Frigerio (ed.) El Pentecostalismo en Argentina. Buenos Aires: Centro Editor de América Latina, pp. 113-127.

    Based on 1991 participant observation & open-ended interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Participant observation; Pentecostal, Argentina; Argentina
  • 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
  • Milenarismo pentecostal, pobreza urbana e interacción social en el Gran Buenos Aires.
    Galliano, Gabriel (1994)
    In Alejandro Frigerio (ed.), El Pentecostalismo en Argentina. Buenos Aires: Centro Editor de América Latina, pp. 95-112.

    Reports a study conducted in the Bario San Juan, of 3 Pentecostal groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Argentina, Buenos Aires; Millenarian, Argentina; Stratification; Pentecostal, Argentina
  • Cosmos, Chaos and the World to Come: The Ancient Roots of Apocalyptic Faith.
    Cohn, Norman (1993)
    New Haven: Yale University Press.

    Sees millenarianism originating with Zoroaster & diffusing into diverse traditions.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian
  • Behold the New Jerusalems! Catch 22s in the Kingdom-Building Endeavors of New Religious Movements.
    Barker, Eileen (1993)
    Sociology of Religion 54:4: 337-352.

    Reviews reasons why new religions have not succeeded in precipitating social restructuring.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; New religions; Millennial
  • Political Oppression in Jewish Apocalyptic Literature: A Social-Scientific Approach.
    Esler, Philip Francis (1993)
    Listening. Journal of Religion and Culture 28;3: 181-199.

    Overview of Jewish & Christian apocalyptic, & comparisons with parallel phenomena.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Millennial; Apocalyptic; Introversion; Jewish; Early Christian
  • Millennial Beliefs, Hierocratic Authority, and Revolution in Shi'ite Iran.
    Arjomand, Said Amir (1993)
    In Said Amir Arjomand (ed.), The Political Dimensions of Religion. Albany: State Univristy of New York Press, pp. 219-239.

    Associated Search Terms: Shi'ite, Iran; Iran; Millenarian, Iran; Millennial; Revolution
  • Antinomian Conduct at the Millennium: Metaphorical Conceptions of Time in Social Science and Social Life.
    Fields, Karen E. (1993)
    In Said Amir Arjomand (ed.), The Political Dimensions of Religion. Albany: State University of New York press, pp. 175-203.

    Associated Search Terms: Time; Antinomian; Millenarian; Africa; Millennial; Jehovah´s Witness
  • Awaiting the Millennium: The Children of Peace and the Village of Hope, 1812-1889.
    Schrauwers, Albert (1993)
    Toronto: University of Toronto Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Quaker, Canada; Community study; Historical; Canada, Ontario, Sharon; Millenarian; Children of Peace
  • "Vayamos Allá Donde Está Nuestra Madre": Peasant Recruitment to a Mexican Millenarian Colony.
    Leatham, Miguel C. (1993)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Univeristy of Mexico.

    Associated Search Terms: Mexico, Michoacán de Ocampo, Puruará; Millenarian; Nueva Jerusalén; Catholic, traditionalist movement; Marian; Schism
  • Space Magic, Techno-animism, and the Cult of the Goddess in a Southern Calfiornia UFO Contacted Group: A Case Study of Millenarianism.
    Kirkpatrick, R. George, and Diana Tumminia (1992)
    Syzygy 1:2: 159-172.

    Associated Search Terms: UFO cult; Millenarian
  • Radical Religious Movements: A Global Perspective.
    Fossen, Anthony B. van (1992)
    In Bronislaw Misztal and Anson D. Shupe, Jr. (eds.), Religion and Politics in Comparative Perspective. Revival of Religious Fundamentalism in East and West. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 151-163.

    Associated Search Terms: Millenarian; Millennial; Social movement; Prophecy; Messian
  • Millennialism in the Mass Media: The Case of Soldier of Fortune Magazine.
    Lamy, Philip (1992)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 31:4: 408-424. Comment by James R. Lewis 32:4 (1993): 398. Reply by Philip Lamy 32:4: 399-400.

    Sees Soldier of Fortune magazine as an apocalyptic text reflecting a millennial myth of the U.S. as a savior nation.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Millenarian, U.S.A.; Media; Millennial
  • Millennium, Messianism and Medicine among the Lubavitch of Stamford Hill.
    Dein, Simon (1992)
    International Journal of Social Psychiatry 18: 262-267.

    Associated Search Terms: Millennial; Millenarian, Great Britain; Jewish, Lubavitcher, Great Britain; Great Britain, London; Medical; Messian
  • Coping with Apocalypse in Canada: Experiences of Endtime in la Mission de l'Esprit Saint and the Institute of Applied Metaphysics.
    Palmer, Susan J., and Natalie Finn (1992)
    Sociological Analysis 53:4: 397-415.

    Compares effects of failed prophecy on 2 millennial movements; successful initiation ritual in one kept disconfirmed predictions from creating a fiasco.

    Associated Search Terms: Mission de l´Esprit Saint; Ritual; Millennial; Cognitive dissonance; Millenarian, Canada; Canada; Institute of Applied Metaphysics
  • Belief in "Armageddon Theology" and Willingness to Risk Nuclear War.
    Kierulff, Stephen (1991)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 30:1: 81-93.

    Analyzes 1987 questionnaire data from church-goers in Southern California.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Belief; United States, California; Millenarian
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