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  • Secularization and attribution: How mainline Protestant clergy and congregants explain church growth and decline.
    Flatt, Kevin N., D. Millard Haskell, and Stephanie Burgoyne (2018)
    Sociology of Religion 79:1: 78-107.

    Based on a small survey; suggests varying reasons given for growth or decline in congregation membership point to secularization.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Ontario; Protestant, Canada; Secularization; Attribution theory
  • Mainline denominational switching in Canada: Comparing the religious trajectories of growing and declining church attendees.
    Haskell, David Millard, Stephanie Burgoyne, and Kevin N. Flatt (2016)
    Canadian Journal of Sociology 41: 493-524.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Practice; Protestant, Canada; Canada
  • Theology matters: Comparing the traits of growing and declining mainline Protestant church attendees and clergy.
    Haskell, David Millard, Kevin N. Flatt, and Stephanie Burgoyne (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:4: 515-541.

    Analyzes Ontario survey data from Anglican, Lutheran, Presbyterian, & United Church of Canada congregations & clergy. Theological conservatism predicted growth, as opposed to decline.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, Canada; Canada, Ontario; Membership; Protestant, Canada; Belief
  • Mainline Protestantism and Deliberation about Homosexuality.
    Olson, Laura R., Paul A. Djupe, and Wendy Cadge (2011)
    In David Rayside and Clyde Wilcox (eds.) Faith, Politics, and Sexual Diversity in Canada and the United States. Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, pp. 189-206.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Protestant (mainline), U.S.A..; Protestant, Canada
  • Religion and Partisanship in Canada.
    Guth, James L., and Cleveland R. Fraser (2001)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 40:1: 51-64.

    Canadian Evangelicals trend to the new Reform Party, mainline Protestants to the Progressive Conservatives, Catholics to the Liberals, inactive Francophone Catholics to the Bloc Quebecois, & secularists to the New Democratic Party.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Atheist, Canada; Politics, Canada; Evangelical, Canada; Protestant, Canada; Canada; Catholic, Canada
  • Has the silence been shattered or does a holy hush still prevail? Defining violence against women within Christian churches.
    Nason-Clark, Nancy (2000)
    In Anson Shupe, William A. Stacey, and Susan E. Darnell (eds.), Bad pastors: Clergy misconduct in modern America. New York: New York University Press, pp. 69-89.

    Examines responses by Protestant clergy to wife abuse; based on data collected in New Brunswick. How clergy conceptualize abuse influences their responses.

    Associated Search Terms: Spouse abuse; Protestant, Canada; Constructionist theory; Canada, New Brunswick; Clergy
  • Ethique environnementale et théorie du fait moral chez Durkheim.
    Tessier, Robert (1993)
    Social Compass 40:3: 437-449.

    Content analysis of Quebec newspapers on the issue of acid rain, to see if environmentalist concerns tend to replace a weberian Protestant Ethic with a Durkheimian sense of the sacred.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Environmentalism; Sacred; Content analysis; Media; Canada, Quebec
  • Feminism and Religious Behavior: Greeley Revisited in Western Canada.
    Hartnagel, Timothy F. (1991)
    Review of Religious Research 33:2: 153-168.

    Analyzes interview data from Alberta women; shows no negative correlation between church attendance & feminism.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Canada, Alberta; Feminism; Women
  • L'émergence d'une éthique sociétale de l'environnement, une analyse de presse sur une thématique sacrée.
    Tessier, Robert (1991)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, l'Université de Québec à Montréal.

    Content analysis of Quebec newspapers on the issue of acid rain, to see if environmentalist concerns tend to replace a weberian Protestant Ethic with a Durkheimian sense of the sacred.

    Associated Search Terms: Content analysis; Media; Canada, Quebec; Protestant Ethic; Sacred; Environmentalism
  • Religious Encasement in Canada: An Argument for Protestant and Catholic Entrenchment.
    Bibby, Reginald W. (1985)
    Social Compass 32:2/3: 287-303.

    Review of survey data, 1921-83.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Protestant, Canada; Catholic, Canada
  • Some Good Purpose: Notes on Religion and Political Culture in Canada.
    O'Toole, Roger (1982)
    Annual Review of the Social Sciences of Religion 6: 177-217. [Also in S.D. Berkowitz (ed.) Models and Myths in Canadian Sociology. Toronto: Butterworth, 1984, pp. 75-109]

    Explores the role of Catholic & Protestant traditions in creating Canadian political culture & national identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Politics, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Identity; Protestant, Canada
  • Ontario Loyalism. A Socio-religious Ideology in Decline.
    Cheal, David J. (1981)
    Canadian Ethnic Studies 13: 40-51.

    Analyzes 1968 survey data from English-speaking Protestants in Ontario; shows religious beliefs related to "loyalist" positions (favoring the British crown & opposing Quebec separatism) for only the older age groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Canada; Protestant, Canada; Legitimation; Canada, Ontario
  • Ministerial Commitment Contingencies: A Comparative Analysis of Protestant Clergy.
    Nason-Clark, Nancy (1980)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Canada; Clergy
  • Religious Affiliation and Adolescent Drinking.
    Schlegel, Ronald P., and Margaret D. Sanborn (1979)
    Journal of Studies on Alcohol 40:7: 693-703.

    Analyzes 1974 questionnaire data from high school students in southern Ontario; non-churchgoers drank most, fundamentalist attenders least, & Catholic & liberal protestant attenders in between.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Students, secondary; Canada, Ontario; Protestant, Canada; Alcohol
  • Mainline Protestantism in Canada and the United States of America: An Overview.
    Fallding, Harold (1978)
    Canadian Journal of Sociology 3: 141-160. [Also in Patrick H. McNamara (ed.), Religion: North AmericanStyle, 2nd ed. (Belmong, California: Wadsworth), pp. 71-88.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Protestant, U.S.A.; Protestant, Canada; United States; Canada
  • Protestant and Catholic Couples who have Chosen Vasectomy.
    Grindstaff, Carl F., and G. Edward Ebanks (1975)
    Sociological Analysis 36:1: 29-42.

    Analyzes 1970 questionnaire data from patients who had vasectomies in London, Ontario, 1966-69.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Ontario, London; Moral; Protestant, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Vasectomy; Family
  • Punctured Preconceptions: What North American Christians Think about the Church.
    Johnson, Douglas W., and George W. Cornell (1972)
    New York: Friendship Press.

    Analyzes interview data from American & Canadian Protestant church members & clergy; shows a desire to have churches speak out on social issues.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant; Clergy; Canada; United States; Activism
  • Religious Affiliation and Use of Drugs among Adolescent Students.
    Whitehead, Paul C. (1970)
    Journal for the scientific Study of Religion 9:2: 152-154. [Also in Stewart Crysdale and Les Wheatcroft (eds.) Religion in Canadian Society. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1976, pp. 479-484]

    Analyzes questionnaire data from 7th grade-high school students in Halifax; reports % Protestants, Catholics, Jews, & nones using selected drugs.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Canada; Students, primary; Students, secondary; Tobacco; Drug; Alcohol; Catholic, Canada; Atheist; Jewish, Canada; Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax
  • The Protestant Ethic Versus the Spirit of Capitalism.
    Barclay, Harold B. (1969)
    Review of Religious Research 10:3: 151-158.

    The Holdeman Mennonites, as seen with the group at Linden, Alberta, encourage individual private enterprise yet stifle the evolution of any complex corporate system out of such enterprises.

    Associated Search Terms: Mennonite, North America; Economic; Protestant Ethic; Canada, Alberta, Linden
  • Appartenance religieuse et valeurs socio-écoomiques chez les ingénieurs canadiens-français et canadiens-anglais.
    Robert, Nicole (1968)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Université de Montréal.

    Analyzes data from Montreal engineers; shows ethnicity more important than religion in predicting "Protestant Ethic" kinds of activity.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec, Montreal; Engineers; Protestant, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Ethnic; Protestant Ethic
  • Religious Involvement and Intellectuality among University Students.
    Campbell, Douglas F., and Dennis W. Magill (1968)
    Sociological Analysis 29:2: 79-93.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students in 2 eastern Canadian universities; shows relationships between dimensions of religiosity & intellectuality.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Dimensions of religiosity; Students, undergraduate; Protestant, Canada; Intellectuality; Canada
  • Étude comparative des orientations académiques et de la mobilité sociale chez les diplômés canadiens-français catholiques et canadiens-anglais protestants de deux universités montréalaises.
    Paquette, Michèle (1968)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Université de Montrél.

    Tests whether economic values of French Catholics & Anglo Protestants converge; predicts humanities vs. science orientation, class origin, graduation age, & geographical mobility, with ethnicity & religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Students, undergraduate; Mobility (geographical); Education; Protestant Ethic
  • Valeurs professionnelles et identification culturelle des jeunes ingénieurs de Montréal.
    Rickero, Peter (1966)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Université de Montréal.

    Studies whether Catholic & Protestant identities imply economically relevant values & thereby lead to different achievement levels.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec, Montreal; Engineers; Catholic, Canada; Protestant, Canada; Protestant Ethic
  • Religion and Values among Nova Scotian College Students.
    Campbell, Douglas F. (1966)
    Sociological Analysis 27:2: 80-93.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at Nova Scotia universities; focuses on intellectual, economic, political, marriage, & family values.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Marriage; Catholic, Canada; Canada, Nova Scotia; Politics, Canada; Intellectuality; Family; Protestant, Canada; Economic
  • The Relationship Between Religious Affiliation and Secular Attitudes and Behavior.
    Anderson, Grace M. (1964)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, McMaster University.

    The place of religious affiliation is examined in relation to economic, political, & family life; a partial replication of Lenski's The Religious Factor.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Canada; Canada; Protestant Ethic
  • Étude Exploratoire de l'Organisation d'une Congrégation Protestante de Langue Française à Montréal.
    Lecavalier, Guy (1964)
    Unpublished M.a. thesis, Université de Montréal.

    Studies a franco-protestant group: organization, ethnicity, occupation, recruitment, leadership objectives, participation.

    Associated Search Terms: French Canadians; Ethnic; Protestant, Canada; Canada, Quebec, Montreal
  • Monographie sur la secte des Frères chrétiens de Francoville. Une étude d'une secte protestante canadienne-française : type de secte, sa direction interne et ses rapports avec la société ambiante.
    Rainville, Jean-M. (1960)
    Unpublished Master's Thesis, l'Université de Montréal.

    Associated Search Terms: Frères chrétiens de Francoville; Canada, Quebec, Francoville; Protestant, Canada; Sect
  • Catholics, Jews, and Protestants. A Study of Relationships in the United States and Canada.
    Silcox, Claris Edwin, and Galen M. Fisher (1934)
    New York: Harper

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Ecumenism; Catholic, Canada; Protestant, U.S.A.; Jewish, Canada; Jewish, U.S.A.; Protestant, Canada
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