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  • "Out of the Broom Closet": The Social Ecology of American Wicca.
    Jensen, Gary F., and Ashley Thompson (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:4: 753-766.

    Uses itnernet web site data to estimate the ecological distribution of American Wicca.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecology; Neopagan, U.S.A.; Witch; Wicca, U.S.A.; Internet
  • Some UUs are more U than U: Theological Self-Description Chosen by Unitarian Universalists.
    Casebolt, James, and Tiffany Niekro (2005)
    Review of Religious Research 46:3: 235-242.

    Factor analysis of 1997 data from Unitarian Universalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Unitarian, U.S.A.; Factor analysis; Neopagan; Belief; Merger; Unitarian Universalist
  • Voices from the Pagan Census. A National Survey of Witches and Neo-Pagans in the United States.
    Berger, Helen A., Evan A. Leach, and Leigh S. Shaffer (2003)
    Columbia: University of South Carolina Press.

    Analyzes 1993-95 survey data from a snow ball sample of U.S. neo-pagans; uses General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data for comparisons.

    Associated Search Terms: Neopagan, U.S.A.; Witch; Paranormal
  • American Neopaganism: The Participants' Social Identities.
    Jorensen, Danny Lynn, and Scott E. Russell (1999)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 38:3: 325-338.

    Descriptive statistics from 643 questionnaires distributed at neopagan festivals in various American locales.

    Associated Search Terms: Neopagan, U.S.A.; Witch
  • Witches. The Next Generation.
    Berger, Helen A. (1999)
    In Susan J. Palmer and Charlotte E. Hardman (eds.) Children in New Religions. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 11-28.

    Based on participant observations; notes changes children brought to Wicca in the U.S. Socializing children into the religion undermined its individualism. Rites of passage were created.

    Associated Search Terms: Rites of passage; Children; Socialization; Individualism; Wicca; Witch; Neopagan, U.S.A.
  • Never Again the Burning Times: Paganism Revived.
    Orion, Loretta (1995)
    Prospect Heights, Illinois: Waveland Press.

    Ethnography of a North American Wicca coven.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Witch; Neopagan, U.S.A.; Wicca, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Magic
  • Revival of Western Paganism and Witchcraft in the Contemporary United States.
    Orion, Loretta (1990)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, State University of New York, Stoney Brook.

    Associated Search Terms: Neopagan, U.S.A.; Wicca, U.S.A.; Witch
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