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  • Gypsy leadership, cohesion and social memory in the Evangelical Church of Philadelphia.
    Cantón-Delgado, Manuela (2017)
    Social Compass 64:1: 76-91.

    Based on 2009-15 fieldwork in Spain. Authority among Spanish Gypsy Pentecostals involves a shift of charisma from elders to young theologically educated pastors.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Philadelphia Church (Spanish Evangelical); Life histories; Charisma; Authority; Pentecostal, Spain; Gypsy, Spain; Calós (Spanish gypsy); Spain
  • A gospel of prosperity? An analysis of the relationship between religion and earned income in Ghana, the most religious country in the world.
    Beck, Sedefka V., and Sara J. Gundersen (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:1: 105-129.

    Analyzes 2005-06 Ghana Living Standards Survey data; Spiritualist, Pentecostal, & Methodist women had higher income while traditionalists had lower.

    Associated Search Terms: Prosperity Gospel, Ghana; Pentecostal, Ghana; Africanist; Gender; Ghana; Women; Stratification
  • Religious forms in secularized society: Three Catholic groups in comparison.
    Turco, Daniela (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 513-528.

    With a background of secularization, where ordinary practice is ancillary to extraordinary experiences, Catholic Action, charismatic renewal, and Catholic-affiliated scouting represent different aspects of Catholicism. Only the charismatics resist modernity.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, Cosenza; Moral; Belief; Abortion; Euthanasia; Scouting; Homosexuality; Catholic Action; Divorce; Catholic, Italy; Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy
  • Sect-to-church movement in globalization: Transforming Pentecostalism and coastal intermediaries in contemporary China.
    Huang, Ke-hsien (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 407-416.

    Leaders in True Jesus Church, a Pentecostal denomination in China, used the prestige of overseas influences to legitimate change away from sect-like to denomination-like features.

    Associated Search Terms: China; Globalization; Legitimation; True Jesus Church, China; Typology; Pentecostal, China; Change
  • Becoming a God hunter towards conversion in a Brooklyn tongue-speaking church.
    Marina, Peter J. (2016)
    Social Compass 63:1: 76-92.

    Based on participant observation in an Afro-Caribbean Pentecostal church in Brooklyn. The series of sequential steps in entering into the religious search have a long & complex story for the individuals, not a mere crisis.

    Associated Search Terms: Narrative; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United States, New York, Brooklyn; Afro-Caribbean Americans; Participant observation; Conversion
  • Sensing God: Bodily manifestations and their interpretation in Pentecostal rituals and everyday life.
    Inbody, Joel (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:3: 337-355.

    Based on participant observation & interviews in a Pentecostal congregation; notes bodily sensations found to be meaningful by subjects.

    Associated Search Terms: Body; Emotion; Experience; Ritual; Pentecostal; Participant observation
  • An extraordinary degree of exaltation: Durkheim, effervescence and Pentecostalism's defeat of secularisation.
    Jennings, Mark (2015)
    Social Compass 62:1: 61-75.

    While Durkheim thought society would of itself provide effervescence, Pentecostalism has done this instead.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Pentecostal; Durkheim, Émile; Collective effervescence
  • Faith and crime in the construction of social coexistence in the outskirts of São Paulo.
    Abumanssur, Edin S. (2015)
    Social Compass 62:3: 396-411.

    Notes the presence of Pentecostal organized crime figures in the outskirts of São Paulo. The Pentecostalism of that environment has detached itself from the normative Pentecostalism of the large denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Pentecostal, Brazil; Brazil, São Paulo, São Paulo
  • The embodiment of prayer in charismatic Christianity.
    Wilkinson, Michael, and Peter Althouse (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 153-167.

    Field work on "soaking prayer" in Catch the Fire (formerly Toronto Airport Christian Fellowship).

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, neo, Canada; Prayer; Catch the Fire; Body; Silence
  • The growth and development of non-Catholic churches in Chile.
    Gooren, Henri (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:2: 191-218.

    In Chile, social disruption accompanying urbanization, economic depression, & political turmoil predicted Protestant, especially Pentecostal, growth, which has leveled off in recent years.

    Associated Search Terms: Urbanization; Anomie; Chile; Economic; Pentecostal, Chile; Protestant, Chile
  • Pentecostal prayer as personalcommunication and invisible institutional work.
    Fer, Yannick (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 49-65.

    Based on 2000 & after field work in French Polynesian Assemblies of God, where individual prayer is highlighted & institutional work remains invisible.

    Associated Search Terms: Institution; Prayer; Mauss, Marcel; Habitus; Glossolalia; French Polynesia; Assemblies of God, French Polynesia; Pentecostal, French Polynesia
  • Being "one of them": Hierarchy and institutionalisation of charisma of an ethnic pastor in a Romani congregation.
    Ripka, Št?pán (2015)
    Social Compass 62:2: 147-158.

    Study of a religious leader who combined ethnic identity & religious charisma.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Clergy; Romani; Czech Republic; Ethnic; Participant observation; Pentecostal, Czech Republic
  • Prayer as a tool in Swedish Pentecostalism.
    Mahieddin, Emir (2015)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and Linda Woodhead (eds.) A Sociology of Prayer. Farnham, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 81-96.

    Based on participant observation of Pentecostals in a pietistic part of Sweden; focuses on changes in prayer. Physical charismatic manifestations, glossolalia, prophecy, & healing are now reserved for private prayer groups, not Sunday services. Studies the case of Swedish Pentecostals creating an orphanage in Romania.

    Associated Search Terms: Sweden, Jönköping; Glossolalia; Prayer; Prayer group; Social services; Participant observation; Pentecostal, Sweden
  • Religious belonging, religious agency, and women's autonomy in Mozanbique.
    Agadjanian, Victor, and Scott T. Yabiku (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:3: 461-476.

    Based on 2008 interview data from women aged 15-50 in a largely Christian area of southern Mozambique. Catholics & mainline Protestants (liberal) had higher autonomy than Apostolic, other Pentecostal, & unaffiliated women.

    Associated Search Terms: Mozambique, Chibuto District, Gaza Province; Protestant (mainline), Mozambique; Catholic, Mozambique; Pentecostal, Mozambique; Gender traditionalism; Denomination (organizational entity); Autonomy; Apostolic, Mozambique; Africanist; Women
  • Exaltation: Ecstatic Experience in Pentecostalism and Popular Music.
    Jennings, Mark (2014)
    Bern: Peter Lang.

    Associated Search Terms: Experience; Music; Ecstasy; Pentecostal
  • L’«oncion » dans le (néo)pentecôtisme : histoire et trajectoire transatlantique (Amérique, Afrique, Europe).
    Rey, Jeanne (2014)
    In P. Chason, Y. Droz, Y. Gez, and E. Soares (eds.) Mobilité religieuse. Retours croisés des Afriques aux Amériques. Paris : Karthala, pp. 213-227.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Pentecostal, neo; Diffusion
  • Médias religieux, esprits voyageurs. Diffusion publique et secret dans le Pentecôtisme et dans la religion traditionnelle au Ghana.
    De Witte, Marleen (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 11-20.

    Traditional religions in Ghana have borrowed presentation styles from Christian Pentecostal broadcasts.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Ghana; Africanist; Media; Ghana
  • A ascensão politica dos Pentecostais no Basil na avaliação de líderes religiosos.
    Machado, Maria das Dores Campos (2014)
    DADOS--Revista de Ciências Sociais 57:3: 601-631.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil; Brazil
  • Sharing charisma as a mode of Pentecostal expansion.
    Campos, Roberta Bivar C. (2014)
    Social Compass 61:3: 277-289.

    In Brazilian Pentecostalism, personal charisma institutionalizes into commodification, family names, and mimicry.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Charisma; Routinization; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • Chant céleste: la glossolalie en milieu pentecôtiste charismaique à l’Île de la Réunion.
    Aubourg, Valérie (2014)
    Anthropologie et Sociétés 38:1: 32-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; France, Réunion; Pentecostal, France
  • Sociogenèse des Églises pentecôtistes africaines en France.
    Mottier, Damien (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 73-91.

    Account of new Pentecostal churches in France resulting from 1980s migrations from Africa.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Pentecostal, France; Migrant; African French
  • El neo-pentecostalismo en América latina: Contribución a una antropología de la mundialización.
    Garcia-Ruiz, Jesus F., and Patrick Michel (2014)
    Sociedad y Religión 13: 24/41: 43-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Latin America; Globalization; Pentecostal, neo, Latin America
  • Saint Peter's new churches: The indigenization of neocharismatic Christianity in St. Petersburg.
    Penttilä, Maija (2014)
    Nordic Journal of Religion & Society 27:1: 19-38.

    Associated Search Terms: Russia, St. Petersburg; Indigenization; Pentecostal, Russia
  • Latino Pentecostals in America.
    Espinosa, Gastón (2014)
    Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Latino Americans; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • Religion, migration et esthétique des médias. Notes concernant la circulation et la réception des films provenant du Nigéria à Kinshasa.
    Pype, Katrien (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1:30-38.

    Sees the circulation of Nigerian Pentecostal videos in Kinshasa as an aspect of broader commercial and migratory relations between Nigeria and the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kinshasa; Media; Pentecostal, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Pentecostalismo e o sofrimento do (ex-)bandido: testemunhos, mediações, modos de subjetivação e projetos de cidadania nas periferias.
    Machado, Carly Barboza (2014)
    Horizontes Antropológicos 20/42: 153-180.

    Associated Search Terms: Testimonial; Suffering; Pentecostal, Brazil; Criminology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro; Assembleia de Deus dos Últimos Dias
  • The Shifting Religious Identity of Latinos in the United States.
    Pew Research Center (2014)
    Washington, D.C.: Pew Reserch Center.

    Largely 2013 descriptive statistics on a sample of Latino Americans, focusing on their religion & related attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Belief; Politics, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Latino Americans; Ethnic; Denomination (organizational entity); Conversion; Charismatic, U.S.A.; Practice
  • God's Gangs. Barrio Ministry, Masculinity, and Gang Recovery.
    Flores, Edward Orozco (2014)
    New York: New York University Press.

    2008-09 participant observation & interview data show two urban street ministries facilitating a transition by young adult males from street life to conventional life, self-destructive masculine expression to family-centered masculine expression.

    Associated Search Terms: Gang; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Gender role; Latino Americans; Masculinity ideology; Participant observation; United States, California, Los Angeles; Body; Catholic, U.S.A.; Criminology; Life histories
  • As Igrejas Pentecostais no Censo de 2010.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto, and Paulo Gracino, Jr. (2013)
    In Faustino Teixeira and Renata menezes (eds.) Religiões em Movimento: O Censo de 2010. Petrópolis: Vozes, pp. 161-74.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • The future of Pentecostalism in Brazil: The limits to growth.
    Freston, Paul (2013)
    In R.W. Hefner (ed.) Global Pentecostalism in the 21st Century. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 63-90.

    Associated Search Terms: Brazil; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • The growth and development of non-Catholic churches in Paraguay.
    Gooren, Henri (2013)
    In Richard Flory, Donald E. Miller, and Kimon Sargeant (eds.) Spirit and Power: The Global Impact of Pentecostal Growth. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 83-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Paraguay; Pentecostal, Paraguay
  • God speaking to God: Translation and unintelligibility at a Fijian Pentecostal crusade.
    Tomlinson, Matt (2013)
    Australian Journal of Anthropology 23:3: 274-289.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal, Fiji; Fiji
  • Tensions and trends in Pentecostal gender and family relations.
    Martin, Bernice (2013)
    In Robert Hefner (ed.) Global Pentecostalism in the 21st Century. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 115-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Gender role; Pentecostal
  • Mermaids and spirit spouses: Rituals as technologies of gender in transnational African Pentecostal spaces.
    Rey, Jeanne (2013)
    Religion and Gender 3:1: 60-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Ritual; Transnational; Pentecostal; Gender
  • Latin-American and Asiatic neo-Protestantisms: A comparative study.
    Aubrée, Marion (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 517-526.

    Compares Latin American & Southeast Asian trajectories of Pentecostal growth, based on the literatures.

    Associated Search Terms: Asia, Southeast; Comparative; Latin America; Pentecostal
  • Ethnography of religion, ethnicity and reflexivity. Evangelical Gitanos in southern Spain.
    Cantón Delgado, Manuela (2013)
    In Ruy Blanes and José Mapril (eds.) Sites and Politics of Religious Diversity in Southern Europe. The Best of All Gods. Boston: Brill, pp. 359-383.

    Associated Search Terms: Spain; Gypsy, Spain; Pentecostal, Spain; Ethnic; Participant observation
  • Etnopoliticas del evangelismo giano y esfera pública. Transversalidad, poder y etnicidad.
    Cantón Delgado, Manuela (2013)
    Politica y Sociedad 50:3: 1037-1063.

    Associated Search Terms: Gypsy, Spain; Ethnic; Pentecostal, Spain; Politics, Spain; Spain
  • Migrations africaines et pentecôtisme en Suisse: Des dispositifs rituels au commerce de l’onction.
    Rey, Jeanne (2013)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Institut de Hautes Études Internationales et du Développement, Genève.

    Associated Search Terms: Commodification; Switzerland, Geneva; Ritual objects; Migration; African Swiss; Pentecostal, Switzerland
  • Christianismes et démocratisation au Kenya.
    Droz, Yvan, and Hervé Maupeu (2013)
    Social Compass 60:1: 79-96.

    The more churches help define ethnic & political identities, the more they lose their moral force in Kenya.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Violence; Ethnic; Politics, Kenya; Pentecostal, Kenya; Moral; Kenya
  • Cheminer avec Dieu: Pentecôtismes et migrations à Bruxelles.
    Maskens, Maité (2013)
    Bruxelles: Éditions de l’Université de Bruxelles.

    Ethnographic study of African & Latin American Pentecostals in Brussels.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium, Brussels; Latin American Belgians; Participant observation; Migrant; Pentecostal, Belgium; African Belgians
  • Se convertir et re-convertir au Ratanakiri (Cambodge). À propos du pentecôtisme en context pluriethnique et plurilinguistique.
    Jammes, Jérémy (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 471-487.

    Describes Foursquare missions in a northeast Cambodian province. The missionaries take advantage of the poverty in the area.

    Associated Search Terms: Missions, Cambodia; Cambodia, Ratanakiri Province; Foursquare Gospel, Cambodia; Pentecostal, Cambodia; Poverty
  • Genre, conversion personnelle et individualism en pentecôtisme: les Assemblées de Dieu de Polynésie française.
    Malogne-Fer, Gwendoline (2013)
    Social Compass 60:2: 189-203.

    Seemingly individualist conversion is contingent on couples who live together marrying; the call to the pastorate is limited to males. Generally, women want to convert first & their mates convert with them.

    Associated Search Terms: Assemblies of God, French Polynesia; Conversion; Gender role; Individualism; Pentecostal, French Polynesia; French Polynesia, Moorea
  • Pluralism and rituals in Italian Catholicism: The spiritual approach of Renewal in the Spirit.
    Contiero, Emanuela (2013)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Testing Pluralism. Globalizing Belief, Localizing Gods. Leiden: Brill, pp. 39-55.

    Based on participant observation & interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Body; Individualism; Experience; Italy; Catholic, Italy; Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy; Spirituality; Ritual
  • Between evangelism and multiculturalism: The dynamics of Protestant Christianity in Indonesia.
    Hoon, Chang-Yau (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 457-470.

    Overview of religion in Indonesia, with a focus on liberal vs. Evangelical Protestantism. Shows the limited acceptance of diversity by the Muslim majority & by the Evangelicals.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, Indonesia; Pentecostal, Indonesia; Tolerance; Indonesia; Christian, Indonesia; Diversity; Pluralism; Protestant, Indonesia
  • Pentecostal affiliation.
    Garneau, Christopher R.H., and Philip Schwadel (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:2: 339-353.

    Analyzes 2007 U.S.A. telephone interview data; Pentecostals compared to other Evangelicals are less education, more likely to be biblical literalists, more likely to believe in miracles, more likely to want anti-abortion laws, more likely to oppose homosexuality & evolution, & more likely to have voted for George W. Bush in 2004.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Politics, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Miracle; Literalism; Homosexuality; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • The Heart of Religion. Spiritual Empowerment, Benevolence, and the Experience of God's Love.
    Lee, Matthew T., Margaret M. Poloma, and Stephen G. Post (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Interviews with 120 American Christian exemplars of benevolence; and a representative US survey. The reported experience of God's love correlated positively with acts of benevolence.

    Associated Search Terms: Consequential dimension; God, image of; Altruism; Prayer; Experience; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Virtuoso; United States
  • Rejection of Darwinian evolution among churchgoers in England: The effects of psychological type.
    Village, Andrew, and Sylvia Baker (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:3: 557-572.

    Analyzes 2009 survey data from churches in England. Denomination (Church of England & Methodist versus Evangelical & Pentecostal), education, & theological education predicted acceptance of evolution.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Pentecostal, Great Britain; Methodist, Great Britain; Evangelical, Great Britain; Church of England; Great Britain, England; Evolution; Education
  • Getting the Holy Ghost. Urban Ethnography in a Brooklyn Pentecostal Tongue-Speaking Church.
    Marina, Peter (2013)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield/Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Glossolalia; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, New York, New York; Caribbean Americans; Conversion; Institutionalization
  • Achilles and the tortoise. A society monoplized by Catholicism faced with an unexpected religious pluralism.
    Pace, Enzo (2013)
    Social Compass 60:3: 315-331.

    Descriptive data & maps of other-than-Catholic places of worship, Catholic Charismatic Renewal centers, & Catholic ministries to immigrants.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy; Assemblies of God, Italy; Catholic, Italy; Islam, Italy; Italy; Jehovah´s Witness, Italy; Migrant; Orthodox, eastern, Italy; Pluralism; Sikh, Italy
  • The Brazilianization of New York City: Brazilian immigrants and Evangelical churches in a pluralized urban landscape.
    Rodrigues, Donizete (2013)
    In Richard Cimino, Nadia A. Mian, and Weishan Huang (eds.) Ecologies of Faith in New York City. The Evolution of Religious Institutions. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 120-141.

    Based on 2008 field work in Astoria, Queens, New York City.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, New York, New York; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Migrant; Ecology; Brazilian Americans; Urban
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