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  • Religion and Charitable Financial Giving to Religious and Secular Causes: Does Political Ideology Matter?
    Vaidyanathan, Brandon, Jonathan P. Hill, and Christian Smith (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:3: 450-469.

    Analyzes U.S.A. interview data; congregational participation mediates the spurious relationship between political conservatism & charitable giving.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; United States; Philanthropy; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Financing Faith: Religion and Strategic Philanthropy.
    Lindsay, D. Michael, and Robert Wuthnow (2010)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 49:1:87-111.

    Based on 1999-2003 data from the Foundation Center.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy
  • Giving to Organizations that Help People in Need. Differences across Denominational Identities.
    Ottoni-Wilhelm, Mark (2010)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 49:3: 389-412.

    Analyzes 2001- '03, & '05 panel data from the U.S.A.; there were no denominational differences among Christians in giving donations to people in need, but Jews gave more.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Charities
  • The Gülen Movement: A Sociological Analysis of a Civic Movement Rooted in Moderate Islam.
    Ebaugh, Helen Rose (2010)
    Dordrecht: Springer.

    Based on interviews & focus groups, mostly in turkey, with movement volunteers & leaders.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Turkey; Philanthropy; Gülen Movement; Islam, Turkey
  • Entre désécularisation et resacralisation: Bouddhistes laïcs, temples et organisations philanthropiques en Chine.
    Laliberté, André (2009)
    Social Compass 56:3: 345-361.

    Describes Buddhist philanthropic organizations in contemporary China.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; China; Buddhist, China
  • Changes in Religious Giving Reflect Changes in Involvement: Age and Cohort Effects in Religious Giving, Secular Giving, and Attendance.
    Wilhelm, Mark O., Patrick M. Rooney, and Eugene R. Tempel (2007)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 46:2: 217-232.

    Based on data from several U.S.A. surveys; changes in practice predict changes in contributions.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Philanthropy; Contributions; United States
  • The Influence of Religion on Philanthropy in Canada.
    Berger, Ida (2006)
    Voluntas 17: 115-132.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Philanthropy
  • Philanthropic Giving Among American Jews: Contributions to Federations Jewish and Non-Jewish Causes (Report 4).
    Cohen, Steven M. (2004)
    New York: United Jewish Communities.

    Associated Search Terms: Contributions; Philanthropy; Jewish, U.S.A.
  • The Religious Basis of Charitable Giving in America. A Social Capital Perspective.
    Nemeth, Roger J., and Donald A. Luidens (2003)
    In Corwin Smidt (ed.) Religion as Social Capital. Producing the Common Good. Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, pp. 107-120.

    Based on 1989-1995 U.S.A. national surveys. Church members are more likely to make contributions, & larger ones, to charities, including non-religious charities, than are other people.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Social capital
  • Mega-Gifts in American Philanthropy: General and Jewish Giving Patterns Between 1995-2000.
    Tobin, Gary A., Jeffrey R. Solomon, and Alexander C. Karp (2003)
    San Francisco; Institute for Jewish and Community Research.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Contributions; Philanthropy
  • Faith and Philanthropy: The Connection Between Charitable Behavior and Giving to Religion.
    Independent Sector (2002)
    Washington: Independent Sector.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Contributions
  • Organizational and philanthropic behavior of the North American Jewish community.
    Elazar, Daniel J. (2002)
    Contemporary Jewry 23: 183-194.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Jewish, Canada; Jewish, U.S.A.
  • Religion, Participation, and Charitable Giving: A Report.
    Bowen, Kurt (1999)
    Toronto: Volunteer Canada and the Canadian Centre for Philanthropy.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Canada; Practice; Contributions
  • The Effect of Religious Orientation on International Relief and Development Organizations.
    Kniss, Fred, and David Todd Campbell (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:1: 93-103.

    Examines 63 U.S. religiously-based foreign relief & development agencies; they differ in legitimations directed toward constituents more than in programs.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Legitimation; Charities
  • Women's changing place in Jewish philanthropy.
    Gold, Steven J. (1997)
    Contemporary Jewry 18:60-75.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Philanthropy; Women
  • From generation to generation: Transmitting the Jewish philanthropic tradition.
    Plotinsky, Anita H. (1995)
    New Directions in Philanthropic Fundraising. Spring:117-131.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Philanthropy; Jewish; Contributions; Generations
  • Sociabilité et Expression Politique Islamistes en Turquie: les Nouveaux Vakifs.
    Bilici, Faruk (1993)
    Revue française de science politique 43:3: 412-434.

    Describes a growth in Islamic charitable foundations in Turkey.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; Islam, Turkey; Turkey
  • The relationship between Jewish identity and philanthropy.
    Rimor, Mordechai, and Gary A. Tobin (1991)
    In Barry A. Kosmin and Paul Ritterband (eds.) Contemporary Jewish Philanthropy in America. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Lttlefield, pp. 33-56.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Jewish; Philanthropy
  • Tzedakah: Orthodox Jews and Charitable Giving.
    Heilman, Samuel C. (1991)
    In Barry A. Kosmin and Paul Ritterband (eds.) Contemporary Jewish Philanthropy in America. Savage, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 133-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Philanthropy
  • The Determinants of Jewish Charitable Giving in the Last Part of the Twentieth Century.
    Ritterband, Paul (1991)
    In Barry A. Kosmin and Paul Ritterband (eds.) Contemporary Jewish Philanthropy in America. Svage, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 57-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Philanthropy
  • Tradition and transition in Jewish women's philanthropy.
    Tress, Madeleine, and Barry A. Kosmin (1991)
    In Barry A. Kosmin and Paul Ritterband (eds.) Contemporay Jewish Philanthropy in America. Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield, pp. 75-92.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Philanthropy; Women
  • Faith and Philanthropy in America: Exploring the Role of Religion in America's Voluntary Sector.
    Wuthnow, Robert, Virginia A. Hodgkinson, and Associates. (1990)
    San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

    Associated Search Terms: Philanthropy; United States
  • Trends in Jewish philanthropy.
    Cohen, Steven M. (1979)
    American Jewish Year Book 80: 29-51.

    Associated Search Terms: Contributions; Philanthropy; Jewish, U.S.A.
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