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  • Exploring the Interface between Religion and Contact with the Dead among Older Mexican Americans.
    Krause, Neal, and Elena Bastida (2009)
    Review of Religious Research 51:1: 5-20.

    Examines 2007 interview data from older Mexican Americans in Texas.

    Associated Search Terms: Necromancy; Death; Mexican Americans
  • Contacting the spirits of the dead: Paranormal belief and the teenage worldview.
    Francis, Leslie J. (2009)
    Journal of Research on Christian Education 18:1:20-35.

    Associated Search Terms: Paranormal; Adolescents; Necromancy
  • The Ghosts of Iceland.
    Anderson, Robert (2005)
    Belmont, California: Wadsworth/Thomson.

    Associated Search Terms: Iceland; Medium; Necromancy
  • L'échange verbal entre les morts et les vivants en Chine. La médiation rituelle de la Manmaipo, "la femm-qui-interroge-le-riz."
    David, Béatrice (2000)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 111: 135-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Medium; Necromancy; China
  • Prevalence and Correlates of New Age Beliefs in Six Protestant Denominations.
    Donahue, Michael J. (1993)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 32:2: 177-184.

    Analyzes survey data from 6 large American Protestant denominations; finds little support for astrology or necromancy, but some for more general "new age" attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; United Methodist; United Church of Christ; Southern Baptist; New age; Evangelical Lutheran Church in America; Belief; Astrology; Necromancy; Disciples of Christ
  • Idionecrophanies: The Social Construction of Perceived Contact with the Dead.
    MacDonald, William L. (1992)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 31:2: 215-223.

    Analyzes 1989 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Necromancy; Death
  • Phenomenological Reality and Post-death Contact.
    Kalish, Richard A., and David K. Reynolds (1973)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 12:2: 209-221.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from African American, Japanese American, Mexican American, & white residents of downtown Los Angeles; focuses on experiences with the dead.

    Associated Search Terms: Necromancy; United States, California, Los Angeles; African Americans; Japanese Americans; Mexican Americans
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