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  • Demonopolisation and dislocation: (Re-)negotiating the place and role of religion in Spanish prisons.
    Martínez-Ariño, Gloria García-Romeral, Gemma Ubasart-González, and Mar Griera (2015)
    Social Compass 62:1: 3-21.

    Based on 2011-2013 interviews & participant observation in 6 Spanish prisons.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Pluralism; Prison chaplain; Spain
  • Religious Faith in Correctional Contexts.
    Kerley, Kent R. (2014)
    Boulder, Colorado: First Forum/Lynne Rienner.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Prisoners
  • Down in the Chapel: Religious Life in an American Prison.
    Dubler, Joshua (2013)
    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology; Participant observation
  • Religious diversity in prisons: Chaplaincy and contention.
    Beckford, James A. (2013)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 42:2:1-16.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Conflict; Penology; Pluralism
  • Gendered religion in prison? Comparing men and women's expressed religiosity in Switzerland.
    Becci, Irene, and Mallory Schneuwly Purdie (2012)
    Women's Studies 41:6:702-727.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology; Switzerland; Gender
  • Imprisoned Religion. Transformations of Religion during and after Imprisonment in Eastern Germany.
    Becci, Irene (2012)
    Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate.

    Based on qualitative studies. The focus is on prisons in eastern Germany after the reunification of the country, but the volume includes comparative material from the author's prison studies in Switzerland and Italy.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prisoners; Italy; Prison chaplain; State; Comparative; Penology; Germany
  • If I Give My Soul: Pentecostalism inside of Prison in Rio de Janeiro.
    Johnson, Andrew R. (2012)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Brazil; Prisoners; Penology; Brazil, Rio de Janeiro
  • La religion en prison. Norme structurante, réhabilitation de soi, stratégie de résistance.
    Sarg, Rachel, and Anne-Sophie LaMine (2011)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 153: 85-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
  • Testing chaplaincy reforms in England and Wales.
    Hunt, Stephen (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 43-64.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Prison chaplain
  • Religion in Prisons and in Partnership with the State.
    Beckford, James A. (2011)
    In Jack Barbalet, Adam Possamai, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) Religion and the State. A Comparative Sociology. London: Anthem Press, pp. 43-64.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain
  • Prison chaplaincy from a Scandinavian perspective.
    Furseth, Inger, and Lene Maria van der Aakuh (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 145-158.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Scandinavia
  • "Silence...Nous sommes en direct avec Allah." L'émergence d'intervenants musulmans en contexte carcéral.
    Schneuwly Purdie, Mallory (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 105-121.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Switzerland
  • The Sociology of Humanist, Spiritual, and Religious Practice in Prison: Supporting Responsivity and desistance from Crime.
    O'Connor, Tom P., and Jeff B. Duncan (2011)
    Religions 2:4: 590-610. www.mdpi.com/journal/religions

    Study of inmates in the Oregon state prison system in their first year of imprisonment.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; United States, Oregon; Prisoners
  • Religion's multiple locations in prison. Germany, Italy, Switzerland. .
    Becci, Irene (2011)
    Archives de sciences socales des religions 153: 65-84.

    Associated Search Terms: Switzerland; Prison chaplain; Penology; Germany; Italy
  • The Uses of Religion in Public Institutions: The Case of Prisons.
    Beckford, James A. (2010)
    In Arie Molendijk, Justin Beaumont, and Christoph Jedan (eds.) Exploring the Postsecular: The Religious, the Political, and the Urban. Leiden: Brill, pp. 381-401.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Prisoners
  • Faith behind bars: An explicit test of the moral community hypothesis in the correctional environment.
    Sturgis, Paul W. (2010)
    Journal of Offender Rehabilitation 49:5:342-362.

    Associated Search Terms: Contextual effects; Penology; Prisoners
  • Body-works and fieldwork: Research with British Muslim chaplains.
    Gilliat-Ray, Sophie (2010)
    Culture and Religion 11:4:413-432.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Islam, Great Britain; Penology; Prison chaplain; Methodology, interview
  • Constructing Religion in Unexpected Places: Phishers of Men and Women.
    Beckford, James A. (2010)
    Implicit Religion 13:1:71-83.

    Defends the constructionist approach; illustrates the construction of religion in internet scams & prisons.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Constructionist theory; Internet; Social construction of reality
  • A Simple Plan, a Simple Faith: Chaplains and Lay Ministers in Mississippi Prisons.
    Kerley, Kent R., Todd L. Matthews, and Jessica Shoemaker (2009)
    Review of Religious Research 51:1: 87-103.

    Based on interviews with Mississippi prison chaplains & lay volunteers in prison ministry; goals are not denominational.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Mississippi; Prison chaplain; Penology
  • Faith Behind Bars: The Social Ecology of Religion and Deviance in the Penitentiary.
    Sturgis, Paul W. (2008)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Missouri.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology
  • Old Structures, New Faces: The Presence of Wicca and Neopaganism in Canadian Prison Chaplaincies.
    Gagnon, Mireille (2008)
    In Lori G. Beaman and Peter Beyer (eds.) Religion and Diversity in Canada. Leiden: Brill, pp. 149-173.

    Associated Search Terms: Neopagan, Canada; Prison chaplain; Wicca, Canada
  • From "Visiting Minister" to "Muslim Chaplain": The Growth of Muslim Chaplaincy in Britain, 1970-2007.
    Gilliat-Ray, Sophie (2008)
    In Eileen Barker (ed.) The Centrality of Religion in Social Life. Essays in Honour of James A. Beckford. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 145-157.

    History of the development of Muslim prison & hospital chaplains in Great Britain & the impact of that development on Islam in the nation.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Prison chaplain; Hospital chaplain; Great Britain
  • Role fusion: The occupational socialization of prison chaplains.
    Hicks, Allison M. (2008)
    Symbolic Interaction 31: 400-421.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Clergy role; Occupation; Prison chaplain; Socialization; Role
  • Prison Chaplaincy in England and Wales: From Anglican Brokerage to a Multi-faith Approach.
    Beckford, James A. (2007)
    In M. Koenig and P. De Guchteneire (eds.) Democracy and Human Rights in Multicultural Societies. Paris and Aldershot: UNESCO and Ashgate, pp. 267-282.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Great Britain
  • Societal Framework in Britain and France: Muslims in Prison.
    Beckford, James A., and D. Joly (2007)
    In C. Bertossi (ed.) European Anti-Discrimination and the Politics of Citizenship. Britain and France. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 171-192.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, France; France; Great Britain; Islam, Great Britain; Prisoners
  • Comportamenti socio-religiosi nei confronti dei detenuti.
    Martinelli, Stefano (2006)
    Studi di sociologia 2006:1: 21-40.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners
  • "Race" Relations and Discrimination in Prison: The Case of Muslims in France and Britain.
    Joly, Danièle, and James A. Beckford (2006)
    Journal of Immigrant & Refugee Studies 4:2: 1-30.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Great Britain; Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Prisoners; Islam, Great Britain; Islam, France
  • Exploring the type-of-crime hypothesis, religiosity, and spirtuality in an adult male prison population.
    Fernander, Anita, John F. Wilson, Michele Staton, and Carl Leukefeld (2005)
    International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology 49:6:682-695.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Penology; Prisoners; Religiosity; Spirituality
  • Religiosity, Religious Participation, and Negative Prison Behaviors.
    Kerley, Kent R., Todd L. Matthews, and Try C. Blanchard (2005)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 44:4: 443-457.

    Analyzes 2002 questionnaire data from prisoners at the Mississippi State Penitentiary.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Prosocial behavior; Prisoners
  • Muslims in the Prisons of Britain and France.
    Beckford, James A. (2005)
    Journal of Contemporary European Studies 13:3: 287-297.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Islam, France; France; Prisoners; Great Britain
  • Muslims in Prison: Challenge and Change in Britain and France./Les musulmans en prison en Grande Bretagne et en France.
    Beckford, James A., D. Joly, and K. Khosrokhavar (2005)
    Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan./Louvain: Presses Universitaires de Louvain.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prison chaplain; Great Britain; France; Comparative; Islam, France; Islam, Great Britain
  • Religious Programs and Recidivism among Former Inmates in Prison Fellowship Programs: A Long-Term Follow-Up Study.
    Johnson, Byron R. (2004)
    Justice Quarterly 21: 329-354.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology
  • Social Justice and Minority Religions in Prison. The Case of England and Wales.
    Beckford, James A. (2004)
    In James T. Richardson (ed.), Regulating Religion. Case Studies from Around the Globe. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum, pp. 237-242.

    Associated Search Terms: Pluralism; Prison chaplain; Great Britain
  • L'islam dans les prisons.
    Khosrokhavar, Farhad (2004)
    Paris: Balland.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Islam, France; France; Penology
  • Secularization and the Role of Religion in State Institutions.
    Furseth, Inger (2003)
    Social Compass 50:2: 191-202.

    The role of chaplain continues despite secularization & privatization of religion in other sectors of Norwegian society. Church of Norway chaplains act as intermediaries between the state & representatives of other religious traditions.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, Norway; Prison chaplain; Military chaplain; Secularization; Privatization; Norway
  • Assessing the Impact of Religious Programs and Prison Industry on Recidivism: An Exploratory Study.
    Johnson, Byron R. (2002)
    Texas Journal of Corrections 28: 7-11.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
  • Prison religion in action and its influence on offender rehabilitation.
    O'Connor, Thomas, and Michael Perreyclear (2002)
    Journal of Offender Rehabilitation 35:3/4: 11-33.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Penology
  • Doing Time: Space, Time, Religious Diversity and the Sacred in Prisons.
    Beckford, James A. (2001)
    International Review of Sociology 11:3: 371-382.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners
  • The Tension between an Established Church and Equal Opportunities in Religion: The Case of Prison Chaplaincy.
    Beckford, James A. (2001)
    In Paula D. Nesbitt (ed.) Religion and Social Policy. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 39-53.

    Associated Search Terms: Church of England; Great Britain; Pluralism; Prison chaplain
  • Prison Chaplaincy.
    Beckford, James A., and Sophie Gilliat-Ray (1999)
    In S. Horner and M. Stacey (eds.) Incarceration Humane and Inhumane. Human Values and Health Care in British Prisons. London: Nuffield Trust, pp. 49-64.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Great Britain
  • Social Justice and Religion in Prison: The Case of England and Wales.
    Beckford, James A. (1999)
    Social Justice Research 12:4: 315-322.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Justice; Great Britain
  • Rational Choice Theory and Prison Chaplaincy. The Chaplain's Dilemma.
    Beckford, James A. (1999)
    British Journal of Sociology 50:4: 671-685.

    The established church in England does not suppress minority practice but, in the case of the prison chaplaincy, helps promote it, contrary to what rational choice theory would predict.

    Associated Search Terms: Church of England; Rational choice theory; Prison chaplain
  • The Management of Religious Diversity in England and Wales with Special Reference to Prison Chaplains.
    Beckford, James A. (1999)
    International Journal on Multicultural Societies 1:2: 55-66.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, England; Diversity; Great Britain, Wales; Pluralism; Prison chaplain
  • Ethnic and Religious Diversity among Prisoners: The Politics of Prison Chaplaincy.
    Beckford, James A. (1998)
    Social Compass 45:2: 265-277.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain; Great Britain; Pluralism; Church of England
  • Religion in Prison: "Equal Rites" in a Multi-Faith Society.
    Beckford, James A., and Sophie Gilliat (1998)
    Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

    Tensions between Anglicans & other religions in Britain's prison chaplaincy; makes comparisons with the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Prison chaplain; Church of England; Pluralism; Comparative
  • The Transmission of Religion in Prison.
    Beckford, James A. (1997)
    Recherches sociologiques 28:3: 101-112.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners
  • Religious Programming, Institutional Adjustment and Recidivism among Former Inmates in Prison Fellowship Programs.
    Johnson, Byron R., David B. Larson, and T. Pitts (1997)
    Justice Quarterly 14:1: 145-166.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Prisoners
  • Island in a sea of ignorance: Dimensions of the prison mosque.
    Dannin, Robert (1996)
    In B. Daly Metcalf (ed.) Making Muslim Space in North America and Europe. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 131-147.

    Associated Search Terms: Prisoners; Islam; Penology; Prison chaplain
  • The Religion of the Indiana Baptist Prisoner.
    Knudten, Richard D. (1977)
    Review of Religious Research 19:1: 16-31, 42.

    Baptist inmates in an Indiana maximum security prison were orthodox in beliefs about salvation, while less so in beliefs about God & Jesus, ritual practice, devotionalism, experience, & knowledge.

    Associated Search Terms: Penology; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Prisoners; Deviance/social control; Baptist, U.S.A.
  • The Social Role of the Prison Chaplain.
    Murphy, G.L. (1956)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Pittsburgh.

    Associated Search Terms: Prison chaplain
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