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  • Recasting secular thinking for emancipatory feminist practice.
    Reilly, Niamh (2017)
    Social Compass 64:4: 481-494.

    Secularism has become oppressive toward minority women in Europe while religion sometimes serves emancipatory purposes. The Musawah Framework for Action, advanced by the Malaysian group, Sisters in Islam, provides an example how this can be so.

    Associated Search Terms: Malaysia; Women; Secularism; Islam, Malaysia; Prejudice, sexism; Sisters in Islam; Feminism
  • Are Muslims Distinctive?: A Look at the Evidence.
    Fish, M. Steven (2011)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Democracy; Prejudice, sexism; Religiosity; Social capital; Stratification; Tolerance; Violence; Criminology
  • Inside Muslim Minds.
    Hassan, Riaz (2008)
    Carlton, Australia: Melbourne University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Prejudice, sexism; Politics; Islam; Democracy
  • Scientific Evaluation of the Dangers Posed by Religious Groups. A Partial Model.
    Kent, Stephen A. (2006)
    In Pauline Coté and T. Jeremy Gunn (eds.) La nouelle question religieuse. Régulation ou ingérence de l'État?/The New Religious Question: State Regulation or State Interference? Bern, Switzerland: P.I.E.-Peter Lang, pp. 343-370.

    Associated Search Terms: Violence; Corporal punishment; Abuse; Prejudice, sexism
  • Education and Catholic religiosity as predictors of hostile and benevolent sexism toward women and men.
    Glick, Peter, Maria Lameiras, and Yolanda Rodriguez Castro (2002)
    Sex Roles 47:9/10): 433-441.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Religiosity; Prejudice, sexism
  • The Roles of Church and Community Mothers: Ambivalent American Sexism or Fragmented African Familyhood.
    Gilkes, Cheryl Townsend (1997)
    In Cheryl Townsend Gilkes, African-American Religion: Interpretive Essays in History and Culture. New York: Routledge, pp. 365-388.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; Ambivalence; Church mother
  • Recent Changes in Social Structures, Human Relations and Values in Hungary.
    Andorka, Rudolf (1995)
    Social Compass 42:1: 9-16.

    Notes barriers to religion's lessening anomie & alienation: fundamentalism, moral rigidity, sexism, declining ecumenism, neglect of intellectual dimensions, clericalism, hierarchicalism, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Anomie; Alienation; Moral; Ecumenism; Prejudice, sexism; Hungary
  • Gender and God's Word: Another Look at Religious Fundamentalism and Sexism.
    Peek, Charles W., George D. Lowe, and L. Susan Williams (1991)
    Social Forces 69:4: 1205-1221.

    Analyzes 1985 & '88 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; for women, personal belief in biblical literalism predicts sexism, while for men membership in fundamentalist churches predicts it.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; United States; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Sex
  • The attitudes toward Christian women scale (ACWS): Initial efforts towards the development of an isntrument measuring patriarchal Beliefs.
    Postovoit, Leslie E. (1990)
    Journal of Psychology and Christianity 9:2: 65-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Patriarchy; Prejudice, sexism; Scale
  • Sexism, Organizational Maintenance, and Localism: A Research Note.
    Lehman, Edward C., Jr. (1987)
    Sociological Analysis 48:3: 274-282.

    Analyzes 1983-84 British lay member survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; Reformed, Great Britain; Methodist, Great Britain; Baptist, Great Britain; Local/cosmopolitan; Women; Great Britain; Church of England
  • Fundamentalism and Sexism: A Reanalysis of Peek and Brown.
    Powell, Brian, and Lala Carr Steelman (1982)
    Social Forces 60:4: 1154-1158.

    Critique of Charles W. Peek and Sharon Brown, "Sex prejudice among White Protestants…" (1980).

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Student Religiosity and Discriminatory Attitudes toward Women.
    Barrish, Gerald, and Michael R. Welch (1980)
    Sociological Analysis 41:1: 66-73.

    Student surveys in 3 American universities.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; Students, undergraduate
  • Sex Prejudice among White Protestants: Like or Unlike Ethnic Prejudice?
    Peek, Charles W., and Sharon Brown (1980)
    Social Forces 59: 169-185. Comment by Brian Powell & Lala Carr Steelman 60:4 (1982): 1154-1158. Reply by Charles W. Peek 60:4: 1159-1167.

    Analyzes 1974-75 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows white Protestants more than others oppose female participation in politics, & fundamentalist religiosity correlates with such opposition.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; Protestant, U.S.A.; United States; Politics, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Bringing Women in: Marginality in the Churches.
    Wallace, Ruth A. (1975)
    Sociological Analysis 36:4: 291-303.

    Calls for the study of female marginality in churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, sexism; Women; Marginality
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