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  • Gender and cultivating the moral self in Islam: Muslim converts in an American mosque.
    Rao, Aliya Hamid (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:4: 413-435.

    Based on 2012-13 participant observation & interviews in a northeastern U.S.A. urban mosque. Includes attitudes about polygyny.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Islam, U.S.A.; Gender; Convert; Clothing; Self; Polygyny
  • Transforming polygyny: Migration, transnationalism and multiple marriages among Muslim minorities.
    Charsley, Katharine, and Anika Liversage (2013)
    Global Networks 13: 60-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Polygyny; Migration; Islam; Family
  • The Struggle for Legitimacy. Tensions between the LDS and FLDS.
    Cragun, Ryan T., Michael Nielsen, and Heather Clingenpeel (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 80-103.

    The Latter-day Siants discontinue dpolygymy out of a concern for the legitimacy of the Church, & after the 2008 Texas state raid on the plygamist Fundametnalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints it distanced itself from that group.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Legitimation; Mormon, U.S.A.
  • History, culture, and variability of Mormon schismatic groups.
    Bennion, Janet (2011)
    In Cardell K. Jacobson and Lara Burton (eds.) Modern Polygamy in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 101-124.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, U.S.A.; Polygyny; Schism
  • Introduction.
    Wright, Stuart A., and James T. Richardson (2011)
    In Stuart A. Wright and James T. Richardson (eds.) Saints under Siege. The Texas State Raid on the Fundamentalist Latter Day Saints. New York: New York University Press, pp. 1-22.

    Provides a general narrative of a state government raid on a polygamist ranch, showing that an anti-cult view prevailed over evidence in launching the raid.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Persecution; United States, Texas, Eldorado; Social construction of reality; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Anti-cult movement
  • Portrait des Mormons fondamentalistes de l'ouest canadien. De Joseph Smith à Winston Blackmore.
    Pelland, Marie-Andrée, and Dianne Casoni (2009)
    In Martin Geoffroy and Jean-Guy Vaillancourt (eds.) La religion à l'extrême. Montréal: Médiaspaul, pp. 263-301.

    Study of a polygynous sect in the Mormon tradition in British Canada.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Mormon, Canada; Canada, British Columbia, Bountiful
  • Evaluating the Effects of Polygamy on Women and Children in Four North American Mormon Fundamentalist Groups: An Anthropological Study.
    Bennion, Janet (2008)
    Lewiston, New York: Edwin Mellen Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Mormon
  • A Matter of Principle. Fundamentalist Mormon Polygamy, Children, and Human Rights Debates.
    Kent, Stephen A. (2006)
    Nova Religio 10:1: 7-29. Comment by Martha Sonntag Bradley, pp. 30-42. Comment by Lori G. Beamn, pp. 43-51.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, British Columbia, Creston; Mormon; Polygyny; United States, Arizona, Short Creek
  • Polygamy and Mormon Identity.
    White, O. Kendall, Jr., and Daryl White (2005)
    Journal of American Culture 28:2: 165-177.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Mormon; Identity
  • Women of Principle: Female Networking in Contemporary Mormon Polygyny.
    Bennion, Janet (1998)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on field work among a fundamentalist Mormon sect that practices polygyny.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Women; Polygyny; Family
  • The Mormon Practice of Plural Marriage: The Social Construction of Religious Identity and Commitment.
    Cornwall, Marie, and Laga Van Beek (1995)
    In Mary Jo Neitz and Marion S. Goldman (eds.), Sex, Lies and Sanctity: Religion and Deviance in Contemporary North America. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 13-35.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Women; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Mormon; Polygyny
  • How Common the Principle? Women as Plural Wives in 1860.
    Cornwall, Marie, C. Courtright, and Laga Van Beek (1993)
    Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought 26:2: 139-153.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Polygyny
  • Mormon Polygyny in the Nineteenth Century: A Theoretical Analysis.
    Wyatt, Gary (1989)
    Journal of Comparative Family Studies 20:1: 13-20.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Family; Polygyny
  • Between Two Worlds: The Origins of Shaker Celibacy, Oneida Community Complex Marriage, and Mormon Polygamy.
    Foster, Lawrence (1976)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Family; Mormon; Oneida; Polygyny; Shaker; Celibacy
  • Contemporary Mormons' Attitudes toward Polygynous Practices.
    Christiansen, John R. (1963)
    Marriage and Family Lving 25: 167-170.

    Analyzes 1962 interview data from married people in a rural central Utah community.

    Associated Search Terms: Rural; Mormon, U.S.A.; United States, Utah; Polygyny
  • "Isn't One Wife Enough?" The Story of Mormon Polygamy.
    Young, Kimball (1954)
    New York: Henry Holt.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Mormon
  • Mormon Polygamy. A Study of Change in a Group's Value System.
    Hartwig, Chester Wendell (1950)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Wisconsin.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Polygyny
  • The Social Role of the Mormon Polygamous Male.
    Hulett, James Edward, Jr. (1946)
    American Sociological Review 8:3: 279-287.

    The dominant position of the Mormon polygamous male in the family favored his ego-security, but the non-normative nature of polygamy in American society undermined it.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, U.S.A.; Polygyny; Family
  • Variations in Personality in Manifestations in Mormon Polygynous Families.
    Young, Kimball (1942)
    Quinn McNemar & Maud A. Sherrill (eds) Studies in Personality Contributed in Honor of Lewis M Terman. NY: McGraw-Hill ["Sex roles in polygynous Mormon families." Theodore M. Newcomb et al. (eds) Readings in Social Psychology. NY: Hot, 1947, 373-83].

    Based on 125 records from the 1860s & after, concerning men & their families who lived under Mormon polygyny, & on 1935-39 qualitative data.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Mormon
  • Social Role and Personal Security in Mormon Polygamy.
    Hulett, James Edward, Jr. (1940)
    American Journal of Sociology 45: 452-553.

    Persons from monogamous backgrounds adjust with difficulty to polygyny, particularly in their perceptions of family roles.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Polygyny; Mormon
  • The Sociological and Social Psychological Aspects of the Mormon Polygamous Family.
    Hulett, James Edward, Jr. (1939)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Wisconsin, Madison.

    Associated Search Terms: Polygyny; Family; Mormon
  • Mormon-Gentile Conflict: A Study of the Influences of Public Opinion on In-Group Versus Out-Group Interaction with Special Reference to Polygamy.
    Tappan, Paul W. (1939)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Wisconsin.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Polygyny; Conflict
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