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  • "I went through it so you don't have to": Faith-based community organizing for the formerly incarcerated.
    Flores, Edward Orozco, and Jennifer Elena Cossyleon (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:4: 662-676.

    Based on 2012-14 participant observation with 2 community organization project among released prisoners in Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil religion; Community organization; Penology; United States, Illinois, Chicago
  • Demonopolisation and dislocation: (Re-)negotiating the place and role of religion in Spanish prisons.
    Martínez-Arińo, Gloria García-Romeral, Gemma Ubasart-González, and Mar Griera (2015)
    Social Compass 62:1: 3-21.

    Based on 2011-2013 interviews & participant observation in 6 Spanish prisons.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Pluralism; Prison chaplain; Spain
  • Banal is not trivial. Visibility, recognition and inequalities between religious groups in prison.
    Griera, Mar, and Anna Clot (2014)
    Journal of Contemporary Religion 30:1: 23-37.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Stratification
  • Religious Faith in Correctional Contexts.
    Kerley, Kent R. (2014)
    Boulder, Colorado: First Forum/Lynne Rienner.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Prisoners
  • Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American Prison.
    Dubler, Joshua (2013)
    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology; Participant observation
  • Religious diversity in prisons: Chaplaincy and contention.
    Beckford, James A. (2013)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 42:2:1-16.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Conflict; Penology; Pluralism
  • Gendered religion in prison? Comparing men and women's expressed religiosity in Switzerland.
    Becci, Irene, and Mallory Schneuwly Purdie (2012)
    Women's Studies 41:6:702-727.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology; Switzerland; Gender
  • If I Give My Soul: Pentecostalism inside of Prison in Rio de Janeiro.
    Johnson, Andrew R. (2012)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Brazil; Prisoners; Penology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • Imprisoned Religion. Transformations of Religion during and after Imprisonment in Eastern Germany.
    Becci, Irene (2012)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Based on qualitative studies. The focus is on prisons in eastern Germany after the reunification of the country, but the volume includes comparative material from the author's prison studies in Switzerland and Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prisoners; Italy; Prison chaplain; State; Comparative; Penology; Germany
  • Reified knowledge about "religion" in prisons.
    Beckford, James A. (2012)
    In Mathew Guest and Elisabeth Arweck (eds.) Religion and Knowledge: Sociological Perspectives. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 25-38.

    Reified forms of what religion is thought to be are imposed by the prison systems of France, England, & Wales.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Great Britain, England; Great Britain, Wales; Penology; Power; Reification
  • La religion en prison. Norme structurante, réhabilitation de soi, stratégie de résistance.
    Sarg, Rachel, and Anne-Sophie LaMine (2011)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 153: 85-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
  • Religion in Prisons and in Partnership with the State.
    Beckford, James A. (2011)
    In Jack Barbalet, Adam Possamai, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) Religion and the State. A Comparative Sociology. London: Anthem Press, pp. 43-64.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain
  • An Evidence-Based Assessment of Faith-Based Programs: Do Faith-Based Programs "Work" to Reduce Recidivism?
    Dodson, Kimberly D., Leann N. Cabage, and Paul M. Klenowski (2011)
    Journal of Offender Rehabilitation 50:6: 367-383.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Evaluation research
  • "Silence...Nous sommes en direct avec Allah." L'émergence d'intervenants musulmans en contexte carcéral.
    Schneuwly Purdie, Mallory (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 105-121.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Switzerland
  • The Sociology of Humanist, Spiritual, and Religious Practice in Prison: Supporting Responsivity and desistance from Crime.
    O'Connor, Tom P., and Jeff B. Duncan (2011)
    Religions 2:4: 590-610. www.mdpi.com/journal/religions

    Study of inmates in the Oregon state prison system in their first year of imprisonment.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; United States, Oregon; Prisoners
  • Religion's multiple locations in prison. Germany, Italy, Switzerland. .
    Becci, Irene (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 65-84.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prison chaplain; Penology; Germany; Italy
  • More God, Less Crime. Why Faith Matters and How It Could Matter More.
    Johnson, Byron R. (2011)
    West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania: Templeton Press.

    Notes the role of religion in preventing & addressing delinquency & the prejudice among many researchers causing a neglect & denial of the facts on the matter. Presents a number of American case studies. Describes prison & post-prison programs & assesses them.

    Associated Search Terms: Drug; Deviance/social control; Social services; Delinquency; Penology; Criminology
  • Faith behind bars: An explicit test of the moral community hypothesis in the correctional environment.
    Sturgis, Paul W. (2010)
    Journal of Offender Rehabilitation 49:5:342-362.

    Associated Search Terms: Contextual effects; Penology; Prisoners
  • Divine justice: The relationship between images of God and attitudes toward criminal punishment.
    Bader, Christopher D., Scott A. Desmond, F. Carson Mencken, and Byron R. Johnson (2010)
    Criminal Justice Review 35: 90-106.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; God, image of; Penology
  • Body-works and fieldwork: Research with British Muslim chaplains.
    Gilliat-Ray, Sophie (2010)
    Culture and Religion 11:4:413-432.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Islam, Great Britain; Penology; Prison chaplain; Methodology, interview
  • A Simple Plan, a Simple Faith: Chaplains and Lay Ministers in Mississippi Prisons.
    Kerley, Kent R., Todd L. Matthews, and Jessica Shoemaker (2009)
    Review of Religious Research 51:1: 87-103.

    Based on interviews with Mississippi prison chaplains & lay volunteers in prison ministry; goals are not denominational.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Mississippi; Prison chaplain; Penology
  • Faith Behind Bars: The Social Ecology of Religion and Deviance in the Penitentiary.
    Sturgis, Paul W. (2008)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Missouri.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology
  • Role fusion: The occupational socialization of prison chaplains.
    Hicks, Allison M. (2008)
    Symbolic Interaction 31: 400-421.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Clergy role; Occupation; Prison chaplain; Socialization; Role
  • Turning the other Cheek: Moving beyond Fundamentalism in Explaining Punitive Ideology.
    Unnever, James D., Francis T. Cullen, and Brandon Applegate (2005)
    Jutice Quarterly 22: 304-338.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Punishment
  • Exploring the type-of-crime hypothesis, religiosity, and spirtuality in an adult male prison population.
    Fernander, Anita, John F. Wilson, Michele Staton, and Carl Leukefeld (2005)
    International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 49:6:682-695.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Penology; Prisoners; Religiosity; Spirituality
  • Muslims in Prison: Challenge and Change in Britain and France./Les musulmans en prison en Grande Bretagne et en France.
    Beckford, James A., D. Joly, and K. Khosrokhavar (2005)
    Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan./Louvain: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Great Britain; France; Comparative; Islam, France; Islam, Great Britain
  • Religious Programs and Recidivism among Former Inmates in Prison Fellowship Programs: A Long-Term Follow-Up Study.
    Johnson, Byron R. (2004)
    Justice Quarterly 21: 329-354.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology
  • L'islam dans les prisons.
    Khosrokhavar, Farhad (2004)
    Paris: Balland.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Islam, France; France; Penology
  • Assessing the Impact of Religious Programs and Prison Industry on Recidivism: An Exploratory Study.
    Johnson, Byron R. (2002)
    Texas Journal of Corrections 28: 7-11.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
  • Prison religion in action and its influence on offender rehabilitation.
    O'Connor, Thomas, and Michael Perreyclear (2002)
    Journal of Offender Rehabilitation 35:3/4: 11-33.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology
  • Muslims in Norwegian Prisons and the Defence. KIFO Report No. 15.
    Furseth, Inger (2001)
    Trondheim: Tapir.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Norway; Military; Penology; Norway
  • Forgiveness and Fundamentalism: Reconsidering the Relationship between Correctional Attitudes and Religion.
    Applegate, Brandon, Francis T. Cullen, Bonnie Fisher, and Thomas Vander Ven (2000)
    Criminology 38: 719-751.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Religious beliefs, attributional styles, and adherence to correctional orientations.
    Leiber, Michael J., and Anne C. Woodrick (1997)
    Criminal Justice and Behavior 24:4: 495-511.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology
  • Religious Programming, Institutional Adjustment and Recidivism among Former Inmates in Prison Fellowship Programs.
    Johnson, Byron R., David B. Larson, and T. Pitts (1997)
    Justice Quarterly 14:1: 145-166.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
  • Island in a sea of ignorance: Dimensions of the prison mosque.
    Dannin, Robert (1996)
    In B. Daly Metcalf (ed.) Making Muslim Space in North America and Europe. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 131-147.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Islam; Penology; Prison chaplain
  • Religion, Attributional Style, and Punitiveness Toward Juvenile Offenders.
    Grasmick, Harold G., and Anne L. McGill (1994)
    Criminology 32: 23-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology
  • The Religion of the Indiana Baptist Prisoner.
    Knudten, Richard D. (1977)
    Review of Religious Research 19:1: 16-31, 42.

    Baptist inmates in an Indiana maximum security prison were orthodox in beliefs about salvation, while less so in beliefs about God & Jesus, ritual practice, devotionalism, experience, & knowledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Prisoners; Deviance/social control; Baptist, U.S.A.
  • Implications religieuses de l'évolution sociale.
    Burney, Pierre (1968)
    Cahiers internationaux de sociologie 44: 95-118.

    Notes a growing discomfort in Catholicism with the theological idea of damnation, & relates this trend with changes in penology & medicine.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Belief; Catholic; Penology
  • The Place of Religion in the Lives of Juvenile Offenders.
    Miller, Marshall E. (1965)
    Federal Probation 29:1: 50-54.

    Based on interviews with Washington State juvenile offenders.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Penology; Delinquency
  • Prisoners' Attitudes Toward Organized Religion.
    Smith, Philip Mason (1956)
    Religious Education 51:6: 462-464.

    Analyzes 1955 questionnaire data from Michigan prisoners; reports religious background & attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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