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  • Civil religious contention in Cairo, Illinois: priestly and prophetic ideologeis in a "northern" civil rights struggle.
    Reed, Jean-Pierre, Rhys H. Williams, and Kathryn B. Ward (2016)
    Theory and Society 45:1: 25-55.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Illinois, Cairo; Civil religion; Civil rights movement; Conflict; Prophetic-priestly
  • Political engagement meets the Prosperity Gospel: African American Christian Zionism and Black church politics.
    Baumann, Roger (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:4: 359-385.

    Based on fieldwork in a conservative Zionist Black church in the northeast U.S.A. & events staged by Christians United for Israel, & follow-up interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Zionism; Prophetic-priestly; Participant observation; Conservative, U.S.A.; African Americans; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.
  • Holy Hustlers, Schism and Prophecy: Apostolic Reformation in Botswana.
    Werbner, Richard (2011)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Eloyi (African Apostolic); Dialectic; Botswana; Apostolic, Botswana; Prophet
  • Prophetic at any price? Clergy political behavior and utility maximization.
    Calfano, Brian Robert (2010)
    Social Science Quarterly 91:3: 469-668.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics; Activism; Prophetic role; Clergy
  • Élus, miliciens et prophètes. Violences au Mont Elgon, Kenya, 2006-2008.
    Médard, Claire (2008)
    Politique Africaine 109:150-166.

    Associated Search Terms: Kenya; Politics, Kenya; Prophet; Violence
  • Ancient Judaism and early Christianity: A Critical Dialectical/conflict Approach to Biblical History.
    Goldstein, Warren S. (2006)
    In Warren S. Goldstein (ed.) Marx, Critical Theory, and Religion. A Critique of Rational Choice. Leiden: Brill, pp. 205-222.

    Narrates Hebrew & early Christian history from a conflict perspective & dialectic of prophecy/priesthood; the account of Christian origins differs from that of those who use higher criticism.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Prophetic-priestly; Early Christian; Conflict theory; Dialectic
  • Priestly and Prophetic Influences on Black Church Social Services.
    Barnes, Sandra L. (2004)
    Social Problems 51:2: 202-221.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophetic-priestly; African Americans; Social services
  • Mungiki et les élections. Les mutations politiques d'un prophétisme kikuyu (Kenya).
    Maupeu, Hervé (2002)
    Politique Africaine 87: 117-137.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Kenya; Prophet; Kenya; Kikuyu Kenyans
  • Eighth Century Prophets. A Social Analysis.
    Premath, D.N. (2001)
    St. Louis: Chalice Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Prophet
  • Le syndrome du prophète. Médicins africaines et précarités identitaires.
    Tonda, Joseph (2001)
    Cahiers d'etudes africaines 161 (41:1): 139-162.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Prophet; Healing
  • Radicalization of Religious Discourse in El Salvador: The Case of Oscar A. Romero.
    Shortell, Timothy (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:1: 87-103.

    Analyzes the homilies of Archbishop Oscar Romero.

    Associated Search Terms: Justice; El Salvador; Discourse analysis; Catholic, El Salvador; Prophetic role
  • Voyage visionnaire et errance prophétique: du nomadisme à la fondation.
    Mary, André (2000)
    Social Compass 47:1: 77-92. Comment by Lisa Anteby (also on a paper by Gary Gerstle), pp. 93-99.

    Associated Search Terms: Gabon; Travel; Nomad; Bwiti, Gabon; Fang; Africa; Africanist; Prophet
  • The Social Origins of Islam: Mind, Economy, Discourse
    Bamyeh, Mohammed A. (1999)
    Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press.

    Analyzes historical data from ancient literature & histories, beginning with pre-Islamic materials.

    Associated Search Terms: Tribe; Economic; Intellectuals; Prophet; Time; Islam; Sociology of knowledge; Historical
  • Constructing Apocalypticism. Social and Cultural Elements of Radical Organization.
    Bromley, David G. (1997)
    In Thomas Robbins and Susan J. Palmer (eds.), Millennium, Messiahs, and Mayhem. Contemporary Apocalyptic Movements. New York: Routledge, pp. 31-45.

    Conceptualizes millennialism as a social process that creates structural marginality ("liminality").

    Associated Search Terms: Social construction of reality; Prophetic-priestly; Millenarian; Millennial; Marginality
  • Remembering the Future: A Sociological Narrative of Crisis Episodes, Collective Action, Culture Workers, and Countermovements.
    Bromley, David G. (1997)
    Sociology of Religion 58:2: 105-140.

    Associated Search Terms: Contractual social relations; Legitimation; Priest; Covenantal social relations; Prophetic role
  • Le Prophète de la Lagune. Les Harristes de Côte d'Ivoire.
    Bureau, René (1996)
    Paris: Karthala.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Ivory Coast; Harrist, Ivory Coast
  • Priests, Prophets, Diviners, Sages: A Socio-Historical Study of Religious Specialists in Ancient Israel.
    Grabbe, Lester L. (1995)
    Valley Forge, Pennsylvania: Trinity Press International.

    Associated Search Terms: Hebrew; Clergy; Prophet
  • Gbahié Koudou Jeannot. Le Prophète Annonciateur de la Crise.
    Dozon, Jean-Pierre (1995)
    Cahier d'etudes africaines 35:2/3: 138-139, 305-331.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; African Christian; Ivory Coast
  • The Davidian Tradition. From Patronal Clan to Prophetic Movement.
    Bromley, David G., and Edward D. Silver (1995)
    In Stuart A. Wright (ed.), Armageddon in Waco. Critical Perspectives on the Branch Davidian Conflict. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, pp. 43-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Patronal clan; Sect; Historical; Prophet; United States, Texas, Waco; Branch Davidian
  • Jugend, Religion und Kirche in gesellschaftlichen Modernisierungsprozess.
    Gabriel, Karl (1994)
    In Karl Gabriel and Hans Hobelsberger (eds.), Jugend Religion und Modernisierung. Kirchliche Jugendarbeit als Such bewegung. Opladen: Leske + Budrich, pp. 53-73.

    Associated Search Terms: Subculture; Familism; Counterculture; Prophetic role; Adolescence
  • Prophecy and Society.
    Carroll, Robert P. (1989)
    In Ronald E. Clements (ed.), The World of Ancient Israel. Sociological, Anthropological and Political Perspectives. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 203-225.

    Critique of the sociologically informed literature on Hebrew prophets.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophecy; Hebrew; Prophet
  • Prophets and Priests in Early Christianity: Production and Transmission of Religious Knowledge from Jesus to John Chrysostom.
    Kyrtatas, Dimitris J. (1988)
    International Sociology 3:4: 365-384.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Early Christian; Clergy
  • Nouveaux prophètes et malaise rural. Les Eotilé de la Côte d'Ivoire et le prophète Gbahié Jeannot.
    Perrot, Claude-Hélène (1988)
    Revue de l'Institut de Sociologie 1988:3/4: 249-258.

    Based on 1985 observation of a new messian movement emerging, after the priests of the existing cult failed to remedy a food scarcity.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Rural; Messian; Eotile; Ivory Coast
  • Popular Prophetic Movements at the Time of Jesus, Their Principal Features and Social Origins.
    Horsley, Richard A. (1986)
    Journal for the Study of the New Testament 26: 3-27.

    Associated Search Terms: Early Christian; Social movement; Prophet
  • Sacerdote, profeta y brujo. La conformación del campo religioso en un pueblo del estado de Oaxaca, México.
    Carrasco Malhue, Pedro (1982)
    Taller de teologia 10: 19-39.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Mexico, Oaxaca; Sorcerer; Prophet
  • Strains and Facilities in the Interpretation of an African Prophet Movement.
    Mitchell, Robert Cameron (1979)
    In Louis Kriesberg (ed.) Research in Social Movements, Conflicts and Change. A Research Annual, vol. 2. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 187-218.

    Economic & health-related strains readied some of the Yoruba subtribes for the Babalola Movement (Christ Apostolic Cuhrch).

    Associated Search Terms: Babalola Movement; Healing; Nigeria, Ilesha; Christ Apostolic Church; Prophet; New religions; Historical; Social movement
  • Validation empirique d'une typologie des pratiques du prêtre pasteur.
    Stryckman, Paul (1978)
    Cahiers du Centre de Recherches en Sociologie Religieuse 2: 57-89.

    Confirms the relevance of an instrumental-expressive dimension in pastoral activity, & casts doubt on a hierarchy-functionality one; the activities relate more to a church world than to the wider society.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophetic-priestly; Canada, Quebec; Clergy role; Catholic, Canada
  • Prophétismes Africaines: Le Harrisme en Côte-d'Ivoire.
    Bureau, René (1976)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 41: 47-53.

    Analyzes the content & meaning of the Harrist religion, a modern movement whose chief prophet is William Harris, a native of Liberia.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Ivory Coast; Harrist
  • The Javanese Dukun and his Role in Social Unrest.
    Utrecht, Ernst (1975)
    Cultures et développement 7:2: 319-335.

    Describes the political role of the indigenous prophet whom the lower classes consult & support.

    Associated Search Terms: Indonesia, Java; Dukun; Politics, Indonesia; Prophet; Revolution
  • Priests in Canada, 1971: A Report on English-Speaking Clergy.
    Stryckman, Paul, and Robert Gaudet (1971)
    Québec: Centre de Recherches en Sociologie Religieuse, Université Laval.

    Applies sacro-hierarchic & prophetic-diaconal typologies to changes in the ways English-speaking Canadian Catholic priests define their ideology & pastoral practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Canada; Clergy role; Prophetic-priestly
  • The Social Location of Israelite Prophecy.
    Williams, James G. (1969)
    Journal of the American Academy of Religion 37: 153-165.

    Critique of Peter L. Berger's article "Charisma and religious innovation: The social location of Israelite prophecy." American Sociological Review 28 (1963): 940-950.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Prophecy; Hebrew; Berger, Peter L.
  • To Comfort and to Challenge: A Dilemma of the Contemporary Church.
    Glock, Charles Y., Benjamin B. Ringer, and Earl R. Babbie (1967)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Episcopal; Prophetic role; Consciousness raising; Comfort
  • Tod dem Propheten--Ein Dokument zu einer prophetischen Situation.
    Fabian, Johannes (1967)
    Sociologus 17:2: 131-146.

    Social hermeneutic of a tape recording of a Jamaa prophetess & her husband giving their personal history.

    Associated Search Terms: Democratic Republic of the Congo; Prophet; Zaire; Jamaa
  • Charisma and Religious Innovation: The Social Location of Israelite Prophecy.
    Berger, Peter L. (1963)
    American Sociological Review 28:6: 940-950.

    Recent biblical scholarship forces a revision of Weber's picture of prophetic charisma in Israel. Prophets were not opposed to the priesthood but closely related to certain cultic offices.

    Associated Search Terms: Charisma; Prophet; Hebrew; Jewish
  • Prophetism in Ghana: A Study of Some "Spiritual" Churches.
    Baëta, C. (1962)
    London: S.C.M.

    Revised version of a Ph.D. thesis in Divinity, University of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Spiritualist, Ghana; Ghana
  • Priests and Prophets in Palestine.
    Martindale, Don (1962)
    In Don Martindale, Social Life and Cultural Change. Princeton: Van Nostrand, pp. 239-307.

    Historical overview of changing forms of Israelite society, the changing roles of priests & prophets, & Israelite social thought & civilization.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Prophet; Clergy role; Hebrew
  • Prophets and their Societies.
    Emmet, Dorothy (1956)
    Journal of the Royal Anthropological Society 86: 13-23.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet
  • Nabi--Soziologische Studien zur alttestamentlichen Literatur und Religionsgeschichte.
    Jepsen, Alfred (1934)
    Munich: Beck.

    Emphasizes the opposition of prophets & priests in ancient Israel.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet; Priest; Hebrew
  • The Prophet: A Study of the Sociology of Leadership.
    Kincheloe, Samuel C. (1929)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet
  • The Prophet as a Leader.
    Kincheloe, Samuel C. (1928)
    Sociology and Social Research 12:5: 461-468.

    Describes the role of the prophet.

    Associated Search Terms: Prophet
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