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  • Socioeconomic status and religious beliefs among U.S. Latinos: Evidence from the 2006 Hispanic Religion Survey.
    Jung, Jong Hyun, Scott Schieman, and Christopher G. Ellison (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:4: 469-493.

    Analyzes 2006 survey data from U.S. Latino adults. Levels of education & income independently inversely predict prosperity gospel beliefs, though education less so among those who frequently read the Bible. Bible reading predicts belief in miracles.

    Associated Search Terms: Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Miracle; Latino Americans; Education; Stratification
  • What kind of Christian are you? Religious ideologies and poltiical attitudes.
    McDaniel, Eric L. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 288-307.

    Analyzes 2012 online survey data from adult American Christians. Focuses on correlates of support for 2 religious belief systems--social gospel & prosperity gospel--& political correlates of the 2 systems.

    Associated Search Terms: Age; Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.; Race; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Literalism; Generations; Belief
  • 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: Zionism; African Americans; Conservative, U.S.A.; Participant observation; Politics, U.S.A.; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Prophetic-priestly
  • The Brazilianization of New York City: Brazilian immigrants and Evangelical churches in a pluralized urban landscape.
    Rodrigues, Donizete (2013)
    In Richard Cimino, Nadia A. Mian, and Weishan Huang (eds.) Ecologies of Faith in New York City. The Evolution of Religious Institutions. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 120-141.

    Based on 2008 field work in Astoria, Queens, New York City.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; Brazilian Americans; Ecology; Urban; United States, New York, New York; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Participant observation
  • "Practical DivineInfluence": Socioeconomic Status and Belief in the Prosperity Gospel.
    Schieman, Scott, and Jong Hyun Jung (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:4: 738-756.

    Analyzes 2006 U.S.A. telephone interview data; educational attainment strongly & income are inversely related to belief in the Prosperity Gospel.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Stratification; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Education
  • The Adaptability of Pentecostalism: The fit between Prosperity Theology and Globalized Individualization in a Los Angeles Church.
    Marti, Gerardo (2012)
    Pneuma. The Journal of the Society for Pentecostal Studies 34:1: 5-25.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, California, Los Angeles; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Adaptation; Individualism; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • "I determine my harvest": Risky careers and spirit-guided prosperity in Los Angeles.
    Marti, Gerardo (2012)
    In Katherine Attanasi and Amos Yong (eds.) Pentecostalism and Prosperty: The Socio-Economics of Global Charismatic Movement. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 131-150.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, California, Los Angeles; Risk preference; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Occupation; Pentecostal, U.S.A.
  • Warrior chicks: Youtful aging in a postfeminist prosperity discourse.
    Jenkins, Kathleen E., and Gerardo Marti (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:2: 241-256.

    Based on ethnographic field work & review of ministry literature, Hollywood.

    Associated Search Terms: Age; Discourse; Gender; Feminism; United States, California, Los Angeles; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Participant observation
  • Ego-Affirming Evangelicalism: How a Hollywood Church Appropriates Religion for Workers in the Creative Class.
    Marti, Gerardo (2010)
    Sociology of Religion 71:1: 52-75.

    Participant observation & interview study of a Hollywood Evangelical congregation that caters to workers in the entertainment industry. Notes a theme of religiously endorsed ambition.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Entertainer; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Parish; United States, California, Los Angeles
  • The Prosperity Gospel and Economic Prosperity: Race, Class, Giving, and Voting.
    Koch, Bradley A. (2009)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Indiana Univrsity.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Contributions; Economic; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Stratification; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Hollywood Faith: Holiness, Prosperity, and Ambition in a Los Angeles Church.
    Marti, Gerardo (2008)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Based on ethnographic field work & interviews; studies a multiracial congregation that appealed to individualists struggling in the entertainment industry.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Occupation; Parish; Race; Media; Individualism; Entertainer; Participant observation; United States, California, Los Angeles; Durkheim, Émile; Charismatic, U.S.A.
  • Righteous Riches. The Word of Faith Movement in Contemporary African American Religion.
    Harrison, Milmon F. (2005)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Participant observation study of a non-denominational "health and wealth" movement in African American religion.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Social movement; Participant observation; Word of Faith, U.S.A.
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