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  • 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
  • Religion and Infant Mortality in the U.S.: A Preliminary Study of Denominational Variations.
    Bartkowski, John P., Xiaohe Xu, and Ginny E. Garcia (2011)
    Religions 2:3: 264-276. www.mdpi.com/journal/religions

    U.S. county-level data show conservative Protestant & Catholic contexts are associated with lower infant morality rates, Pentecostal with higher.

    Associated Search Terms: Health; Infant mortality; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conservative/liberal; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • Catholic, Vodou, and Protestant. Being Haitian, becoming American--Religious Pluralism, Immigrant Incorporation, and Transnationalism.
    McAlister, Elizabeth, and Karen Richman (2009)
    In Richard Alba, Albert J. Raboteau, and Josh DeWind (eds.) Immigration and Religion in America. Comparative and Historical Perspectives. New York: New York University Press, pp. 319-352.

    Notes Catholic Church-based ministry to Haitian immigrants in New York, & transnational Voudou between Ti Rivyè & Palm Beach. Pentecostal conversion is often a breaking with the latter.

    Associated Search Terms: Voodoo, Haiti; Haitian Americans; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conversion; United States, New York, New York; Migrant; Pentecostal, Haiti; Transnational; Voodoo, U.S.A.; Haiti, Ti Rivyè; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United States, Florida, Palm Beach
  • What Americans Really Believe.
    Stark, Rodney, et al. (2008)
    Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press.

    Based on the 2006 Baylor Survey on Religion.

    Associated Search Terms: New age; Catholic, U.S.A.; Foursquare Gospel; Jehovah´s Witness, U.S.A.; Media; Membership; United States; United Methodist, U.S.A.; Seventh-day Adventist, U.S.A.; Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee); Assemblies of God, U.S.A.; Church of God in Christ, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Practice; Social capital; Southern Baptist; State; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Unitarian Universalist; Nazarene, U.S.A.; Experience; Mormon, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Proselytizing; Strictness; Women; Atheist, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Belief; United Church of Christ; Denomination (organizational entity); Disciples of Christ; Education; Contributions; Episcopal; Evangelical Lutheran Church in America; Communality; Megachurch
  • Changements Démographiques et Religieux Chez les Hispaniques des Etats-Unis.
    Espinosa, Gastón (2004)
    Social Compass 51:3: 303-320.

    Based on 1989-2002 survey of Latino Americans; finds most remaining Catholic, with significant growth of Pentecostals.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Latino Americans; Catholic, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • Latino Churches. Faith, Family, and Ethnicity in the Second Generation.
    Crane, Ken R. (2003)
    New York: LFB Scholarly Publishers.

    Based on participant observation, focus groups, & interviews with 2nd generation Mexican American adolescents in southwestern Michigan and northern Indiana.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Transnational; Seventh-day Adventist, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Mexican Americans; Migrant; Participant observation; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • St. Catherine's Catholic Church: One Church, Parallel Congregations.
    Sullivan, Kathleen (2000)
    In Helen Rose Ebaugh and Janet Saltzman Chafetz (eds.) Religion and the New Immigrants. Continuities and Adaptations in Immigrant Congregations. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 255-289.

    Account of a multi-ethnic, largely working class immigrant Catholic parish in Houston, founded 1969. Vietnamese members were developing their own mission--a controversial project. Many parishioners are involved in a Catholic charismatic oratory.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Vietnamese Americans; Parish; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Texas, Houston; Migrant; Ethnic
  • The Holy Spirit as Conscience Collective.
    Lawson, Matthew P. (1999)
    Sociology of Religion 60:4: 341-361.

    Based on participant observation; Catholic charismatics experience collective consciousness as the "Holy Spirit."

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Collective consciousness
  • A 'Solid Majority' of American Catholics Supports Conscience, Lay Role in Decisions.
    D'Antonio, William V., and Dean Hoge (1998)
    National Catholic Reporter 34:38 (Sept. 4), 7-8.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Laity; Moral; House church
  • "What scripture tells me": Spontaneity and regulation in the Catholic charismatic renewal.
    Hervieu-Léger, Danièle (1997)
    In David D. Hall (ed.) Lived Religion in America. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, pp.22-40.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Social control; Reading
  • Language, Charisma, and Creativity: The Ritual Life of a Religious Movement.
    Csordas, Thomas J. (1997)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Charisma; Ritual
  • Struggles for Mutual Reverence. Social Strategies and Religious Stories.
    Lawson, Matthew P. (1997)
    In Penny Edgell Becker and Nancy L. Eiesland (eds.) Contemporary American Religion. An Ethnographic Reader. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 51-77.

    Life history data of 4 women gathered as part of an ethnography of a Catholic charismatic prayer group outside Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Illinois, Chicago; Symbol; Ritual; Testimonial; Alcohol; Power; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • The Impact of Religious Identification on Differences in Educational Attainment among American Women in 1990.
    Keysar, Ariela, and Barry A. Kosmin (1995)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 34:1: 49-62.

    Analyzes 1989-90 telephone interview data from American adult women; shows denominational effects on women's education attainment.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Episcopal; Conservative, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Women
  • Personal Autonomy in Religion and Marriage: Is There a Link?
    Wilson, John, and Mark Musick (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 37:1: 3-18.

    Analyzes 1987-88 interview data from married adult Americans; religious affiliates saw marriage as a lifetime commitment. Pentecostal, Baptist, & Christian/Disciples wives saw autonomy within marriage as less important.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, U.S.A.; Marriage; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United Church of Christ; Family; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Baptist, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Individualism; United States; Episcopal; Jewish, U.S.A.; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Autonomy; Practice
  • The culture of spontaneity and the politics of enthusiasm: Catholic Pentecostalism in a California parish.
    Murphy, Michael Dean (1988)
    In George R. Saunders (ed.) Culture and Christianity: The Dialects of Transformation. Westport, Connecticut: pp. 135-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, California; Parish; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • A Propos du Renouveau Charismatique aux Etats Unis.
    Cohen, Martine (1985)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 59:2: 197-204.

    Critical review of R.J. Bord & J.E. Faulkner's The Catholic Charismatics (1983).

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Life Crises among the Religiously Committed: Do Sectarian Differences Matter?
    Ebaugh, Helen Rose, Kathe Richman, and Janet Saltzman Chafetz (1984)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 23:1: 19-31.

    Based on interviews in Houston with Christian Scientists, Catholic charismatics, & Baha'is; the 3 define crises similarly, but react to them differently.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Adjustment; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Christian Science; United States, Texas, Houston; Baha´i, U.S.A.
  • Ideology and Recruitment in Religious Groups.
    Ebaugh, Helen Rose, and Sharron Lee Vaughan (1984)
    Review of Religious Research 26:2: 148-157.

    Based on 1978 interviews in Houston, with Christian Scientists, Catholic charismatics, & Baha'is; charismatics recruited actively through casual acquaintances while Christian Scientists & Baha'is operated through more primary relationships.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Conversion; United States, Texas, Houston; Christian Science; Baha´i, U.S.A.
  • The Catholic Charismatics. The Anatomy of a Modern Religious Movement.
    Bord, Richard J., and Joseph E. Faulkner (1983)
    University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press.

    Analyzes 1967-70s participant observation & interview data & 1972-74 questionnaire data from Catholic Pentecostals in Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, & Wisconsin.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation
  • Understanding Catholic Charismatic Community. An Ethnographic Approach.
    Batiuk, Mary Ellen (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Washington University, St. Louis. [DA 43:12 A, p. 4045]

    Based on participant observation in a community in Midwest U.S.A. Dialectic of social polarities--rational/irrational, natural/supernatural, individual/community, autonomy/authority.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Dialectic; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Pentecostal Catholics. Power, Charisma, and Order in a Religious Movement.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1982)
    Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

    Based on 1971-77 participant observation in northern New Jersey.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, New Jersey; Participant observation; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Healing
  • Slain in the Spirit: Creating and Maintaining a Religious Social Reality.
    Neitz, Mary Jo (1981)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago. [DA 42:6 A, p. 2893]

    Within a constructed & maintained context, ideas otherwise found elsewhere in a secular self-awareness movement are accessible to a different religious audience.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Family, State, and God: Ideologies of the Right-to-Life Movement.
    Neitz, Mary Jo (1981)
    Sociological Analysis 42:3: 265-276.

    Based on field work with a Catholic charismatic prayer group. Within the Right-to-Life movement there are 2 conceptual frameworks: a pro-life one of an elite & a pro-family one of the mass; both have coherent belief systems.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Abortion; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Authority, Conflict and Integration: The Catholic Charismatic Renewal Movement and the Roman Catholic Church.
    Scorsone, Suzanne Rozell (1979)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Toronto. [DA 40:12 A, p. 6338]

    Compares the Community of God's Love (Rutherford, N.J.) & the World of community (Ann Arbor, MI). The latter was in conflict with church authority; its Toronto branch had minimal influence.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Ontario, Toronto; United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor; United States, New Jersey, Rutherford; Pentecostal, Catholic, Canada; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • An Emerging Faithstyle: A Research Note on the Catholic Charismatic Renewal.
    Johnson, C. Lincoln, and Andrew J. Weigert (1978)
    Sociological Analysis 39:2: 165-172.

    Analyzes data from a mailing list; shows the movement answering ethical & psychic deprivations.

    Associated Search Terms: Deprivation; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Dynamics of Dissenting Movements Within Established Organizations: Two Cases and a Theoretical Interpretation.
    Harrison, Michael I., and John K. Maniha (1978)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 17:3: 207-224.

    Neo-pentecostalism within the Roman Catholic & Episcopal churches shows dissenting movement snot separating from their parent bodies.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Social movement; Episcopal; Pentecostal, neo, U.S.A.
  • The Catholic Charismatic Renewal Movement in the United States: A Reconsideration.
    Lane, Ralph, Jr. (1978)
    Social Compass 25:1: 23-35.

    Focuses on a Catholic charismatic community in San Francisco that formed a tightly-knit organization amidst controversy & in 1977 moved to South Bend, Indiana.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, California, San Francisco; United States, Indiana, South Bend; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Images of God and Man in a Catholic Charismatic Renewal Community.
    Hégy, Pierre M. (1978)
    Social Compass 25:1: 7-21.

    Focuses on a new system of devotions that was developing in a charismatic renewal community in the New York City area.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; United States, New York, New York; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Neo-Pentecostalism: The Charismatic Revival in the Mainline Protestant and Roman Catholic Churches in the United States.
    Connelly, James Thomas (1977)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, neo, U.S.A.
  • Dimensions of Involvement in Social Movements.
    Harrison, Michael I. (1977)
    Sociological Focus 10:4: 353-366.

    Analyzes questionnaire data on participation in Catholic Pentecostalism; suggests several distinct modes of behavioral involvement.

    Associated Search Terms: Social participation; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Social movement
  • Testimony as a Commitment Mechanism in Catholic Pentecostal Prayer Groups.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1977)
    Journal for the Scietnific Study of Religion 16:2: 165-166.

    Based on 1971-75 participant observation in 7 prayer groups in New Jersey; shows that though glossolalia served as a commitment symbol, testimony was the central such mechanism.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Testimonial; Glossolalia; Participant observation; United States, New Jersey
  • The Social Context of Prophecy: 'Word-gifts' of the Spirit among Catholic Pentecostals.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1977)
    Review of Religious Research 18:2: 134-147.

    Based on 1971-75 participant observation in 7 Catholic charismatic prayer groups in New Jersey; shows social control was maintained amidst a semblance of spontaneity & equality through the "gift of prophecy" & related speech roles.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophecy; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, New Jersey
  • Social Processes Related to Revivifying Religious Forms Within an Institutional Context: A Case Study of Charismatic Renewal among Roman Catholics in Southern California.
    Thompson, John R. (1976)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of California at Santa Barbara.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, California; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Healing of Memories: Psychotherapeutic Ritual among Catholic Pentecostals.
    Csordas, Thomas J., and Steven Cross (1976)
    Journal of Pastoral Care 30: 245-257.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Ritual; Healing; Mental health
  • Catholic Charismatic Renewal.
    Lane, Ralph, Jr. (1976)
    In Charles Y. Glock and Robert N. Bellah (eds.) The New Religious Consciousness. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 162-179.

    A general history of the movement & description of typical prayer meetings. Based on San Francisco Bay Area observations made circa 1970s.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, California, San Francisco Bay Area
  • Religiosity and Secular Attitudes: The Case of Catholic Pentecostals.
    Bord, Richrd J., and Joseph E. Faulkner (1975)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 14:3: 257-270.

    Survey of Catholic Pentecostals in 8 American states; religiosity indices are associated only with social attitudes that have direct implications for doctrinal or church considerations.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Religiosity
  • The Catholic Cult of the Paraclete.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1975)
    New York: Sheed & Ward.

    Analyzes 1972 questionnaire data from a sample drawn from a directory of lay participants in the Catholic charismatic movement in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Cult
  • A Sociological Study of the Characteristics and Attitudes of Southern Charismatic Catholics.
    Hammond, Judith A. (1975)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Florida Stae University. [DA 36:6 A, p. 4037]

    Uses retrospective questions about deprivation, to explore deprivation as an antecedent to neo-Pentecostal religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Deprivation; United States, South
  • Toward a Sociological Interpretation of the "Catholic Pentecostal" Movement.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1975)
    Review of Religious Research 16:2: 94104.

    Based on 1971-74 participant observation in 7 Catholic charismatic prayer groups in New Jersey; notes a felt need for security.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, New Jersey
  • The Maintenance of Enthusiasm: Involvement in a New Religious Movement.
    Harrison, Michael I. (1975)
    Sociological Analysis 36:2: 150-160.

    Analyzes 1969 questionnaire data from prayer groups in Ann Arbor, East Lansing, & Flint, & participant observation in Ann Arbor.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor; United States, Michigan, East Lansing; United States, Michigan, Flint; Participant observation
  • Spirit Filled Catholics, Some Biographical Comparisons.
    Harper, Charles L. (1974)
    Social Compass 21:3: 311-324.

    Presents 4 typical cases, 1970-72, suggestive of a model of factors predisposing participation in the Catholic charismatic movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Liberal and Conservative Catholic Pentecostals.
    Fichter, Joseph H. (1974)
    Social Compass 21:3: 303-310.

    Found politically liberal American Catholic pentecostals to have more education than the conservatives, & frequently more Catholic education.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative/liberal; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Politics, U.S.A.
  • An Interpretive Comparison of Elements of the Pentecostal and Underground Church Movements in American Catholicism.
    McGuire, Meredith B. (1974)
    Sociological Analysis 35:1: 57-65.

    Based on 1969-73 participant observation in 16 underground church groups & 5 Catholic Pentecostal ones in New Jersey; notes few socio-economic contrasts between the 2, but many differences in responses to ambiguity & change.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, New Jersey; Catholic, U.S.A.; Underground church
  • Sectarianism and Psychosocial Adjustment: A Controlled Comparison of Puerto Rican Pentecostals and Catholics.
    Garrison, Vivian (1974)
    In Irving I. Zaretsky and Mark P. Leone (eds.), Religious Movements in Contemporary America. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, pp. 298-329.

    Associated Search Terms: Deprivation; Puerto Rican Americans; Sectarianism; Catholic, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; United States, New York, New York
  • En quise d'introduction: comment se sauver de l'anomie et de l'aliénation. Jesus People et Catholiques Pentecostaux.
    Pin, Émile Jean (1974)
    Social Compass 21:3: 227-239.

    Associated Search Terms: Jesus movement; Alienation; Pentecostal, Catholic; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States; Anomie
  • Preparation for Life in the Spirit: The Process of Initial Commitment to a Religious Movement.
    Harrison, Michael I. (1974)
    Urban Life and Culture 2:4: 387-414.

    Based on observation in Ann Arbor, Michigan, a 1969 questionnaire, interviews, & an analysis of primary literature.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor; Participant observation
  • Formal Organization and Charisma in a Catholic Pentecostal Community.
    Keane, Roberta C. (1974)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Michigan. [DA 35:11 A, p. 7406]

    1967-72 observation of the routinization of charisma & development of oligarchy in a charismatic community in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor; Charisma; Elite
  • La participation catholique dans le mouvement du renouveau charismatique.
    Thompson, John R. (1974)
    Social Compass 21:3: 325-344.

    Participant observation study of 3 prayer groups in southern California; interprets with Troeltsch's 3rd type, mysticism.

    Associated Search Terms: Mysticism; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States, California
  • Sources of Recruitment to Catholic Pentecostalism.
    Harrison, Michael I. (1974)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 13:1: 49-64.

    Analyzes 1969 survey data from prayer groups in Ann Arbor, East Lansing, & Flint. People were drawn to the movement if personally exposed to it, shared its problem-solving perspective, had few competing obligations, & had social relationships within it.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Michigan, Flint; United States, Michigan, East Lansing; Conversion; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Michigan, Ann Arbor
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