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  • An agenda for research on American religion in light of the 2016 election.
    Edgell, Penny (2017)
    Sociology of Religion 8:1: 1-8.

    Consideration of the 2016 U.S. presidential election; sees the importance of the intersections of religion, race, gender, sexuality & class in American society.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Sexuality; Class; Gender; Politics, U.S.A.; United States; Stratification
  • Perceived spousal religiosity and marital quality across racial and ethnic groups.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2016)
    Family Relations 65:2: 259-286.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Marriage; Race
  • Bodyweight perceptions among Texas women: The effects of religion, race/ethnicity, and citizenship status.
    Ramos, Aida I., Gabriel A. Acevedo, and Andrea L. Ruiz (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:3: 433-455.

    Based on telephone survey data from Texas women. Attendance inversely predicts self-identification as overweight. Interaction effects with ethnic & racial categories are noted.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; United States, Texas; Race; Health; Practice
  • Managed diversity: Race, place, and an urban church.
    Barron, Jessica M. (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:1: 18-36.

    Based on 2008-10 participant observation & interview data from a youth-oriented downtown Chicago congregation planted by a suburban megachurch. Clergy appropriate some African American culture for the largely white congregation so show they are modern, but avoid being a Black church.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Parish; Urban; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Race; Participant observation; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Race, religion, and anti-poverty policy attitudes.
    Brown, Ronald E.; R. Khari Brown; Davin Phoenix; and James S. Jackson (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 308-323.

    Analyzes the non-Latino white, Latino, & African American subsamples of 2008 National (U.S.A.) Politics Study data. Because the non-Latino white subsample had greater variance in support for aid to the poor, homilies on the subject had greater effect on them than on others.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Race; African Americans; Ethnic; Homily; Latino Americans; Minority; Politics, U.S.A.; Poverty
  • "I was a Muslim, but now I am a Christian": Preaching, legitimation, and identity management in a southern Evangelical church.
    Marti, Gerardo (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 250-270.

    Based on 2012-13 participant observation in a Charlotte Evangelical church. Case study of a convert immigrant pastor who contends with his minority status through his homilies.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Discourse; Race; Participant observation; Legitimation; Homily; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Case study; United States, North Carolina, Charlotte
  • 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: Politics, U.S.A.; Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Literalism; Generations; Belief; Age; Race
  • A Shared Future. Faith-Based Organizing for Racial Equity and Ethical Democracy.
    Wood, Richard L., and Brad R. Fulton (2015)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Community organization
  • When white devils join the deen: White American converts to Islam and the experience of non-normative whiteness.
    Galonnier, Juliette (2015)
    Notes et Documents de l'Observatoire sociologique du changement 2015:1.

    Based on open-ended 2013-14 interviews in Midwest U.S.A. cities.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Islam, U.S.A.; Race
  • Family disruption and racial variation in adolescent and emerging adult religiosity.
    Denton, Melinda Lundquist, and Julian Culver (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:2: 222-239.

    Analyzes 2002-03 National Study of Youth and Religion (U.S.A.) data; religiosity declines after parental divorce among white but not among African American emerging adults.

    Associated Search Terms: Young adults; Religiosity; Adolescents; Divorce; Family; Race
  • Shades of White Flight: Evangelical Congregations and Urban Departure.
    Mulder, Mark T. (2015)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    The greater autonomy & theological anti-worldliness of the Christian Reformed Church predisposed it to the trajectory of white flight in Chicago more than was the case with the Reformed Church in America.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Urban; Reformed Church in America; Polity; Christian Reformed Church; Theology
  • Race/ethnicity, religion and partisan leanings.
    Brown, R. Khari, and Ronald E. Brown (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:4: 469-505.

    Analyzes 2004-08 telephone interview data from adult Americans. Associates views of nationalist symbols & militarism with the politicized conservatism of white Evangelicals & associations (both positive & inverse) of attendance & conservatism among different religious & racial/ethnic groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Latino Americans; African Americans; Politics, U.S.A.; Race; United States; Ethnic
  • Both ethnic and religious: Explaining employment penalties across 14 ethno-religious groups in the United Kingdom.
    Khattab, Nabil, and Tariq Modood (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:3: 501-522.

    Based on 2002-2013 British employment data. Finds both racial & cultural/religious employment discrimination.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Great Britain; Prejudice, racial; Prejudice, religious; Race; Stratification; Work; Discrimination
  • Religion, race, and discrimination: A field experiment of how American churches welcome newcomers.
    Wright, Bradley R.E., Christopher M. Donnelly, Michael Wallace, Stacy Missari, Annie Scola Wisnesky, and Christine Zozula (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:2: 185-204.

    E-mail inquiries to a sample of churches, ostensibly from families moving to the geographical area of each church. Ostensible names varied to communicate white, African American, Latino, or Asian identity. Responses from Mainline Protestant churches showed discrimination.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Homophily; Race; Liberal Protestant, U.S.A..; Experiment; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Discrimination; Catholic, U.S.A.; Internet survey
  • The Spirit Moves West. Korean Missionaries in America.
    Kim, Rebecca Y. (2015)
    New York: Oxford University Press

    Case study of a non-denominational Evangelical Korean mission society in the U.S.A. Responding to Korea's relationship to its "big brother," U.S.A., the missionaries sought to "make history" by saving the U.S. from secularization. After the founder's death, the missionary society began to Americanize.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; University Bible Fellowship; Sect; Conservative, U.S.A.; Missionary; Typology; Korean Americans; Generations; Korea (South); Participant observation; Authoritarianism; Conservative, Korea (South); Evangelical, U.S.A.; Patriarchy; Race; Evangelical, Korea (South)
  • Engaging religious institutions to address racial disparities in HIV/AIDS: A case of academc-community partnership.
    Szaflarski, Magdalena, Lisa M. Vaughn, Carnisha Cha,bers, Marnie Harris, Andrew Ruffner, Yolanda Wess, LaSharon Mosley, and Chandra Smith (2014)
    International Journal of Research on Service-Learning and Community Engagement 1:2: 95-114.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; AIDS
  • More like us: How religious service attendance hinders interracial romance.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:3: 442-462.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data. Desire for religious homogamy explains the relationship between attendance & racial homogamy.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Race; Practice; Marriage
  • Hoping for a godly (white) family: How desire or religious heritage affects whites' attitudes toward interracial marriage.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:1: 202-218.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data. Whites desire for their children to marry whites is in part blended wit a desire to pass on their religious heritage.

    Associated Search Terms: Endogamy; Family; Marriage; Prejudice, racial; Race; United States
  • The rise of the diversity expert; How American Evangelicals simultaneously accentuate and ignore race.
    Marti, Gerardo, and Michael O. Emerson (2014)
    In Brian Steensland and Philip Goff (eds.) The New Evangelical Social Engagement. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 179-199.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, U.S.A.; Race; Diversity; Racial attitudes
  • The importance of race and religion in social service providers.
    Hsu, Becky, Conrad Hackett, and Leslie Hinkson (2014)
    Social Science Quarterly 95:2: 393-410.

    Analyzes 2002 survey data from low-income respondents in northeastern Pennsylvania. The racial or ethnic identity of service providers is important to Latinos & African American recipients, & religious identity to Evangelical recipients.

    Associated Search Terms: Social services; African Americans; Ethnic; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Race; United States, Pennsylvania; Latino Americans
  • We Shall Not Be Moved: Methodists Debate Race, Gender and Homosexuality.
    Nickell, Jane Ellen (2014)
    Eugene, Oregon: Pickwick Publications.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Conflict; Historical; Race; United Methodist, U.S.A.; Women; Homosexuality
  • Race and the religious contexts of violence: Linking religion and white, Black, and Latino violent crime.
    Ulmer, Jeffery T., and Casey T. Harris (2013)
    Sociological Quarterly 54:4: 610-646.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Race
  • Racialization and Muslims: Situating the Muslim experience in race scholarship.
    Selod, Saher, and David G. Embrick (2013)
    Sociology Compass 7: 644-655.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Islam
  • Racial diversity, religion, and morality: Examining the moral views of multiracial church attendees.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:2: 355-376.

    Analyzes 2005 Baylor Religion Survey (U.S.A.) data. Attendees at multiracial churches hold more permissive moral views than do attendees at churches where there is a dominant majority of one race.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Moral; Diversity; Race
  • Race, religious organizations, and integration.
    Edwards, Korie L., Brad Christerson, and Michael O. Emerson (2013)
    Annual Review of Sociology 39:1:211-228.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Integration (racial)
  • Religion and interracial romance: The effects of religious affiliation, public and devotional practices, and biblical literalism.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Social Science Quarterly 94:1308-1327.

    Associated Search Terms: Dating; Literalism; Practice; Race; Religiosity
  • Reconsidering Heathenry: The Construction of an Ethnic Folkway as Religio-ethnic Identity.
    Snook, Jennifer S. (2013)
    Nova Religio 16:3: 52-76.

    Based on 2002-05 participant observation in Heathenry gatherings in a Rockey Mountain city. Not all Heathens took race or ancestry into account in their collectivity identity, but many did.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Heathenry; Identity; Race; Racism
  • Race, belonging, and participation in religious congregations.
    Martinez, Bandon C., and Kevin D. Dougherty (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:4: 713-732.

    Analyzes 2001 U.S. Congregational Life Survey data. Members of the largest racial group in a given congregation have a stronger sense of belonging & participate more deeply.

    Associated Search Terms: Congregation; Minority; Belonging, sense of; Race; Membership
  • When Diversity Drops: Race, Religion, and Affirmative Action in Higher Education.
    Park, Julie J. (2013)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Participant observation study of Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at a university in California after a 1996 referendum ended affirmative action admissions, thereby lessening the presence of minorities in the Fellowship even as it sought to increase diversity.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Race; Participant observation; Diversity; Intervarsity Christian Fellowship
  • Religion and whites' attitudes toward interracial marriage with African Americans, Asians, and Latinos.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:2:425-442.

    Analyzes Wave 2, Baylor Religion Survey data (2007, U.S.A.); religious unaffiliates report greater support of interracial marriage, biblical literalists less. Among whites, private devotions & attendance in multiracial congregations are related to greater support.

    Associated Search Terms: Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Race; Marriage; Literalism; Devotionalism
  • Race and religion: Voting behavior and political attitudes.
    Lockerbie, Brad (2013)
    Social Science Quarterly 94:4: 1145-1158.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Race; United States; African Americans
  • Social capital, race, and personal fundraising in Evangelical outreach ministries.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:1: 159-178.

    Analyzes 2009 questionnaire data from Evanelical outreach ministries' staff. Netowrk size & financial assets in the networks explain differences in fund raising experiences.

    Associated Search Terms: Parachurch agencies; Fund raising; Social capital; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Network; Race
  • Diversity and the Common Good: Civil Society, Religion, and Catholic Sisters in a Small City.
    Karraker, Meg Wilks (2013)
    Lanham, Maryland: Rowman & Littlefield/Lexington.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Migration; Education; Sisters; Race; Orders/congregations; Diversity; Community study; Justice
  • Race, class, congregational embeddedness, and civic and political participation.
    Schwadel, Philip (2012)
    Research in the Sociology of Work 23: 253-279.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Stratification; Civic engagement
  • Blacks and Whites in Christian America. How Racial Discrimination Shapes Religious Convictions.
    Shelton, Jason E., and Michael O. Emerson (2012)

    Associated Search Terms: Race; United States; Belief
  • Resisting blackness, embracing rightness: How Muslim Arab Sudanese women negotiate their identity in the diaspora.
    F'abos, Anita (2012)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 35:2: 218-237.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Islam; Race; Women
  • Islam is a Blackfella religion, whatcha trying to prove?" Race in the lives of white Muslim converts in Australia.
    Alam, Oishee (2012)
    La Trobe Journal 89: 124-139.

    Associated Search Terms: Australia; Convert; Islam, Australia; Race
  • Mobilizing race, class, and gender discourses in a Metropolitan Community Church.
    Sumerau, J. Edward (2012)
    Race, Gender, and Class 19:1: 93-132.

    Associated Search Terms: Metropolitan Community Church; Race; Gender; Discourse; Class
  • Diversity, Donations, and Disadvantage: The Implications of Personal Fundraising for Racial Diversity in Evangelical Outreach Ministries.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 53:4: 397-418.

    Analyzes web-based survey data from Evangelical outreach ministers. The Evangelical model of personal fund raising for such parachurch ministries (e.g. university campus outreach) presupposes & thus privileges white American cultural expectations.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Contributions; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Minority; Ethnic; Parachurch agencies
  • Racial habitus, moral conflict, and white moral hegemony within interracial evangelical organizations.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2012)
    Qualitative Sociology 35:1: 89-108.

    Associated Search Terms: Habitus; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Conflict; Parachurch agencies; Race; Moral
  • Worship Across the Racial Divide: Religious Music and the Multi-Racial Congregation.
    Marti, Gerardo (2012)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on participant observation & interviews in 12 multiracial Protestant churches in the Los Angeles area. Highlights the importance of the worship experience, especially music.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Participant observation; Multiculturalism; Diversity; Ethnic; United States, California, Los Angeles; Music
  • Measuring Religiousness among Older African Americans: Exploring Race-of-interviewer Effects.
    Ellison, Christopher G., Michael J. McFarland, and Neal Krause (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 53:1: 65-84.

    Based on 2001 interview data.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology, interview; Race
  • Contact, congregations, and children of color: The effects of interracial contact in religious settings on whites' attitudes toward transracial adoption.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2011)
    Journal of Comparative Family Studies 42: 851-869.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Racial attitudes; Adoption
  • Why Can't we Be Friends: The Role of Religious Congregation-based Social Contact for Close Interracial Adolescent Friendships.
    Tavares, Carlos Daniel (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 52:4: 439-453.

    Based on telephone interview data from Americans aged 13-17; multi-racial congregations lead to adolescents having other-race friends.

    Associated Search Terms: Diversity; Adolescents; Congregation; Race; Parish
  • Assessing the racial views of white conservative Protestants: Who do we compare with whom?
    Taylor, Marylee C., and Stephen M. Merino (2011)
    Public Opinion Quarterly 75:4: 761-778.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Race
  • Race and Religion in American Buddhism: White Supremacy and Immigrant Adaptation.
    Cheah, Joseph (2011)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Buddhist, U.S.A.
  • Religion through a racial lens: The effect of race on religious interpretation.
    McDaniel, Eric L. (2010)
    In Tasha S. Philpot and Ismail K. White (eds.) African-American Political Psychology: Identity, Opinion, and Action in the Post-Civil Rights Era. New York: Palgrave, pp. 135-146.

    Associated Search Terms: Race
  • The social milieu of the church and religious coping responses: A longitudinal investigation of older whites and older blacks.
    Krause, Neal (2010)
    International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 20:2: 109-129.

    Associated Search Terms: Coping; Gerontology; Longitudinal; Race
  • Race, Diversity, and Membership Duration in Religious Congregations.
    Scheitle, Christopher P., and Kevin D. Dougherty (2010)
    Sociological Inquiry 80:3: 405-423.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Parish; Membership; Diversity; Congregation
  • The effect of race, religion, and religiosity on attitudes toward transracial adoption.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2010)
    Journal of Comparative Family Studies 41: 837-854.

    Associated Search Terms: Adoption; Denomination (organizational entity); Race; Religiosity
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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