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  • Religion, Social Mobility and Education in Scotland.
    Paterson, Lindsay, and Cristina Iannelli (2006)
    British Journal of Sociology 57:3: 353-377.

    Based on 2001 Scottish Household Survey data; Catholic & Protestant status in Scotland, formerly having a Protestant advantage, is converging because of the availability of public education.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Education; Great Britain, Scotland; Protestant, Great Britain; Stratification
  • Conflict and Consensus. A Study of Values and Attitudes in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
    Fahey, Tony, Bernadette C. Hayes, and Richard Sinnott (2006)
    Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill.

    Based on European Values Study data, with added items. Factor analysis shows somewhat different attitudinal cleavages in the 2 Irelands.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; Ireland; Conflict; Catholic, Great Britain; Catholic, Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain; Protestant, Ireland; Life satisfaction; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Work; Factor analysis; Belief; Practice; Marriage; Trust; Comparative
  • Purpose in life and prayer among Catholic and Protestant adolescents in Northern Ireland.
    Robbins, Mandy, and Leslie J. Francis (2005)
    Journal of Research in Christian Education 14: 72-93.

    Associated Search Terms: Prayer; Protestant, Great Britain; Meaning; Catholic, Great Britain; Adolescents
  • The Sectarian Myth in Scotland: Of Bitter Memory and Bigotry.
    Rosie, Michael (2004)
    New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

    Finds Scottish society has less religious conflict than is sometimes thought.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Scotland; Protestant, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain; Tolerance
  • Protestant Identification and Political Change in Northern Ireland after the Good Friday Agreement.
    Mitchell, Claire (2003)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 26:4: 612-631.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Protestantism and Capitalism: The Mechanisms of Influence.
    Cohen, Jere (2003)
    New York: Aldine de Gruyter.

    Calvinism affected behavior that helped create capitalism, but there was no "spirit" of capitalism. Uses 2 case studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Great Britain; Case study
  • Opposite Religions? Interpreting Community Relations in Northern Ireland.
    Lambkin, B.K. (1996)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Avebury.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Evangelical Beliefs and Educational Values.
    McEwen, Alex, and Earl Robinson (1995)
    Aldershot, U.K.: Avebury.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Protestant Ethic; Belief; Evangelical, Great Britain
  • Religious Orthodoxy in Northern Ireland: The Validation of Identities.
    Benson, Dennis E., and Paul Sites (1992)
    Sociological Analysis 53:2: 219-228.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from a sample from the 1987 Northern Ireland Electoral Register, to explore relations between orthodoxy & group identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Catholic, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Mixed and Matched. Interreligious Courtship and Marriage in Northern Ireland.
    Lee, Raymond M. (1992)
    Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America.

    Based on interviews with Catholic-Protestant couples in Northern Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain
  • The Tragedy of Belief: Division, Politics and Religion in Ireland.
    Fulton, John (1991)
    Oxford: Clarendon Press

    Argues that religious cultures, not political or economic realities, provide the basis for division in Ireland & Northern Ireland.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain; Politics, Ireland; Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Ireland; Protestant, Great Britain; Catholic, Ireland; Protestant, Ireland
  • A House Divided. Protestantism, Schism, and Secularization.
    Bruce, Steve (1990)
    London: Routledge.

    Examines consequences of the epistemological stances of Protestant traditions, with special focus on Great Britain & the United States.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, U.S.A.; Protestant, Great Britain; Schism; Secularization; Great Britain; United States; Belief
  • Religion and Employment in Northern Ireland.
    Eversley, David (1989)
    Newbury Park, California: Sage.

    Associated Search Terms: Discrimination; Demography; Catholic, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain; Economic; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Catholic Grievances in Northern Ireland: Appraisal and Judgment.
    Kovalchek, Kassian A. (1987)
    British Journal of Sociology 38:1: 77-87.

    Assesses a 1981-85 debate in the British Journal of Sociology on the significance of Catholic grievances in Northern Ireland as a cause of the 1968-71 violence there.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conflict
  • The Romantic Ethic and the Spirit of Modern Consumerism.
    Campbell, Colin B. (1987)
    Oxford: Basil Blackwell.

    Relates 18th & 19th century English consumerism to broader developments that had originated from the Reformation but introduced cultural changes.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Great Britain, England; Economic; Historical
  • Militants and the Margins: British Political Protestantism.
    Bruce, Steve (1986)
    Sociological Review 34:3: 797-811.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, Great Britain; Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Protestantism and Politics in Scotland and Ulster.
    Bruce, Steve (1986)
    In Jeffrey K. Hadden and Anson Shupe (eds.), Prophetic Religions and Politics. (Religion and the Political Order, Volume One). New York: paragon House, pp. 410-429.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Great Britain, Scotland
  • Protestants in Belfast: A View from Inside.
    Boal, Fred, and David N. Livingstone (1986)
    Contemporary Review 248/1443: 169-175.

    Describes the religious/non-religious fissures in Northern Irish non-Catholic society.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland, Belfast; Protestant, Great Britain
  • The Heavenly Contract: Ideology and Organization in Pre-Revolutionary Puritanism.
    Zaret, David (1985)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Studies the organization of Puritanism.

    Associated Search Terms: Puritan, Great Britain; Historical; Protestant Ethic
  • Scottish Capitalism and Weber's Protestant Ethic Theses.
    Dickson, Tony, and Hugh V. McLachlan (1984)
    Sociology 17:4: 560-568. Reply by Gordon Marshall 17:4: 569-573.

    Criticizes the evidentiary foundation used by Gordon Marshall in his book, In Search of the Spirit of Capitalism (1982) for concluding that Scotland illustrates the Protestant Ethic thesis.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Scotland; Protestant Ethic
  • The Genesis of Conflict: Religion and Status Attainment in Ulster, 1968.
    Kelley, Jonathan, and Ian McAllister (1984)
    Sociology 18:2: 171-190.

    analyzes 1964 & '68 survey data to explain most Catholic disadvantage in terms of educational & family background differences, except in the case of Catholic elites.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Protestant, Great Britain; Conflict; Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Catholic, Great Britain
  • Ideology and Isolation: A Failed Scots Protestant Movement.
    Bruce, Steve (1983)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 28/56:1: 147-159.

    Compares the movement of J. Class in Scotland & Ian Paisley in Northern Ireland; Glass rejected all other Protestant organizations & hence failed for a lack of alliances.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Scotland; Protestant, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Romanticism and the Consumer Ethic: Intimations of a Weber-style Thesis.
    Campbell, Colin B. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:4: 279-295.

    Associated Search Terms: Consumerism; Protestant Ethic; Great Britain; Economic; Romanticism
  • The Dark Side of the Weber Thesis: The Case of Scotland.
    Marshall, Gordon (1980)
    British Journal of Sociology 31:3: 419-440.

    Counters the critique of the Protestant Ethic thesis that would see the slow economic development of Scotland as a case contradicting Weber's proposal.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Great Britain, Scotland
  • Inequality in a Divided Society: An Analysis of Data from Northern Ireland.
    Covello, Vincent T., and Jacqueline A. Ashby (1980)
    Sociological Focus 13:2: 87-98.

    Analyzes data from Northern Irish working males; focuses on predictors of income & occupational status of Protestants & Catholics, & shows education having less payoff for Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain; Education; Stratification; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • Presbyteries and Profits: Calvinism and the Development of Capitalism in Scotland, 1560-1707.
    Marshall, Gordon (1980)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Great Britain, Scotland; Historical
  • Interreligious Courtship in Northern Ireland.
    Lee, Raymond M. (1979)
    In Mark Cook and Glenn Wilson (eds.) Love and Attraction. London: Pergamon, pp. 167-173.

    Reviews 1971 Northern Ireland census data on interreligious marriage.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Protestant, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain; Great Britain, Northern Ireland
  • The Orange Movement in Ireland, 1886-1916. A Study in the Sociology of Religion and Politics.
    Roberts, David A. (1974)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. thesis, University of London.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Politics, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain; Protestant, Ireland; Politics, Ireland; Ireland
  • Protestant Ideology and Politics in Ulster.
    Wright, Frank (1973)
    Archives européennes de sociologie 14:2: 213-280.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conflict; Politics, Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain; Ideology
  • Religion, Order, and Law. A Study in Pre-Revolutionary England.
    Little, David (1969)
    New England: Harper & Row. [Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1984]

    Associated Search Terms: Puritan, Great Britain; Great Britain; Law; Protestant Ethic
  • Religious Conflict in Northern Ireland.
    Jenkins, Robin (1969)
    In David Martin (ed.), A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 2. London: SCM, pp. 103-108.

    Provides a general overview.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Northern Ireland; Conflict; Protestant, Great Britain; Catholic, Great Britain
  • Die Sektenethiken und der Geist des Kapitalismus.
    Stark, Werner (1967)
    Revista internacinal de sociologie 25/99-100: 5-15.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodist, Great Britain; Weber, Max; Protestant Ethic; Quaker, Great Britain; Great Britain; Historical; Baptist, Great Britain
  • The Revolution of the Saints: A Study in the Origins of Radical Politics.
    Walzer, Michael (1966)
    London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson.

    Sees no evidence that Puritans who worried over salvation became capitalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Revolution; Great Britain; Puritan; Protestant Ethic
  • Religion and Society in Tension.
    Glock, Charles Y., and Rodney Stark (1965)
    Chicago: Rand McNally.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; United States, California, San Francisco Bay Area; Experience; Politics, Great Britain; Politics, France; Catholic, U.S.A.; Politics, Netherlands; Politics, Colombia; Episcopal; Lutheran, Missouri Synod
  • The Scottish Churches: A Review of their State 400 Years After the Reformation.
    Highet, John (1960)
    London: Sheffington & Son.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, Scotland; Protestant, Great Britain
  • The Protestant Churches of Scotland: A Review of Membership, Evangelistic Activities and Other Aspects.
    Highet, John (1959)
    Archives de sociologie de religions 8: 97-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Membership; Protestant, Great Britain; Great Britain, Scotland
  • The Welsh Religious Revival, 1904-05.
    Williams, C.R. (1952)
    British Journal of Sociology 3:3: 242-259.

    Presents the historical background & account.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Labor; Great Britain, Wales; Historical; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Science, Technology and Society in 17th Century England.
    Merton, Robert K. (1938)
    Osiris 4:2. [Revised dissertation. New York: Harper & Row, 1970]

    Applies Max Weber's Protestant Ethic thesis to the emergence of the scientific world view in England.

    Associated Search Terms: Science; Great Britain; Protestant Ethic; Puritan, Great Britain
  • Sociological Aspects of Scientific Development in Seventeenth Century England.
    Merton, Robert K. (1935)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Harvard University.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Puritan, Great Britain; Science
  • Zur Religionssoziologie des englischen Protestantismus.
    Honigsheim, Paul (1932)
    Kölner Vierteljahrescheft für Soziologie 11: 401-411.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Protestant, Great Britain
  • Scisma e spirito capitalistico in Inghliterra.
    Fanfani, Amintore (1932)
    Milano: Dovida e Gadda.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant Ethic; Great Britain; Schism
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