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  • Building Traditions: Comparing Space, Ritual, and Community in Three Congregations.
    Gallagher, Sally K. (2005)
    Review of Religious Research 47:1: 70-85.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Architecture; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Orthodox, eastern, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Conservative Baptist; Parish
  • Sociodemographic Characteristics of Religious Groups in Canada.
    Heaton, Tim B. (1986)
    Sociological Analysis 47;1: 54-65.

    Analyzes 1981 Canadian census data; allows for a focus on smaller, often overlooked denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodox, eastern, Canada; Jewish, Canada; Denomination (organizational entity); Salvation Army, Canada; Reformed, Canada; Presbyterian, Canada; United Church of Canada
  • The Social Structure of Religious and Ethnoreligious Groups in a Metropolitan Community.
    Laumann, Edward O. (1969)
    American Sociological Review 34:2: 182-197.

    Analyzes 1966 interview data from Detroit area native-born white men aged 21-64; focuses on communality among religious-ethnic groupings.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Michigan, Detroit; Communality; Ethnic; Churches of Christ, U.S.A.; Congregational, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Jewish, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Stratification; Orthodox, eastern, U.S.A.; Urban; Presbyterian, U.S.A.
  • Centralization/Decentralization in Formal Organizations: A Case Study of American Protestant Denominations.
    Makler, Harry M. (1963)
    Review of Religious Research 5:1: 5-11.

    Examines the decisions (appointment, training, etc.) made at local, district, state, & general assembly levels in 11 U.S. Protestant denominations, by a person, small group, or assembly.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodox Presbyterian; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.; Methodist Church, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Organization; Congregational, U.S.A.
  • Religious Exogamy: A Study of Social Distance.
    Bealer, Robert C., Fern K. Willits, and Gerald W. Bender (1963)
    Sociology and Social Research 48:1: 69-79.

    Analyzes longitudinal data from a sample of rural Pennsylvania 1947 high school sophomores; sect-likeness did not affect religious exogamy.

    Associated Search Terms: Social distance; Evangelical United Brethren, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Episcopal; Catholic, U.S.A.; Rural; United States, Pennsylvania; Typology; Marriage; Greek Orthodox, U.S.A.
  • Religious Preference and Interreligious Mixtures in Marriage and Divorce in Iowa.
    Chancellor, Loren E., and Thomas P. Monahan (1955)
    American Journal of Sociology 61:3: 233-239.

    Analyzes 1953 data.

    Associated Search Terms: Reformed, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Congregational, U.S.A.; United States, Iowa; Disciples of Christ; Methodist, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Orthodox, eastern, U.S.A.; Divorce; Marriage
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