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  • Distinctiveness reconsidered: Religiosity, structural location, and understandings of racial inequality.
    Frost, Jacqui, and Penny Edgell (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:2: 277-301.

    Analyzes 2014 USA survey data about explanations of African Americans' disadvantage & solutions for that disadvantage. Orthodoxy, religious involvement, & salience interact with age, gender, education, income, & race in predicting attitudes about minority disadvantage.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Stratification; Salience; Racial attitudes; Practice; Gender; Class; Age; Orthodoxy (doctrinal)
  • African Pentecostals in Catholic Europe. The Politics of Presence in the Twenty-First Century.
    Butticci, Annalisa (2016)
    Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press

    Participant observation of African Pentecostal worship in Ital; in practice they parallel Catholicism in their sacramental materiality--especially that of folk Catholicism. The worship also establishes a anti-structure a term the author does not use.

    Associated Search Terms: Marginality; Prejudice, racial; Popular Catholicism; Pentecostal, Italy; Participant observation; Minority; Material culture; Materiality; Relic; Art; Italy; Migrant; Anti-structure; Catholic, Italy; Certeau, Michel de; Competition; Experience; Folk religion; Gramsci, Antonio; African Italians
  • Chrisian nationalism and white racial boundaries: Examining whites' opposition to interracial marriage.
    Perry, Samuel L., and Andrew L. Whitehead (2015)
    Ethnic and Racial Sudies 38:10: 1671-1689.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian Identity; Marriage; Racial attitudes; Prejudice, racial
  • Conceptual pathways to ethnic transcendence in diverse churches: Theoretical reflections on the achievement of successfully integrated congregations.
    Marti, Gerardo (2015)
    Religions 6:3: 1048-1066.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (racial); Congregation
  • United by faith? Race/ethnicity, congregational diversity, and explanations of racial inequality.
    Cobb, Ryon J., Samuel L. Perry, and Kevin D. Dougherty (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:2: 177-198.

    Analyzes 1998 & 2006 General Social Survey(U.S.A.) data & '98 & '06 National Congregations Study data. Multi-racial congregations do not make whites' explanations of minority disadvantage more structural, & these congregations attract minorities who have non-structural explanations.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; United States; Congregation; Stratification; Racial attitudes
  • The racialization of Muslim converts in Britain and their experiences of Islamophobia.
    Moosavi, Leon (2015)
    Critical Sociology 41:1: 41-56.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Islam, Great Britain; Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Racialization
  • The racialization of Muslims in France and the United States: Some insights from white converts to Islam.
    Galonnier, Juliette (2015)
    Social Compass 62:4: 570-583.

    Based on interviews & participant observation with white converts to Islam in France & U.S.A. The converts were perceived to be of a different race from that of their origin. The American converts were seen as race traitors & the French converts as adopting a lower status.

    Associated Search Terms: France; Islam, France; Islam, U.S.A.; Participant observation; United States; Racialization; Mobility (vertical); Convert; Comparative
  • 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: Prejudice, racial; Great Britain; Work; Stratification; Prejudice, religious; Race; Discrimination; Ethnic
  • Passer la frontière ou brouiller les lignes? Race, genre et religion: les frontières ethno-raciales au prisme des conversions de femmes à l’Islam en France.
    Brun, Solène (2014)
    Unpublished Master's thesis, Institut d'études politiques (Paris).

    Associated Search Terms: Convert; Islam, France; Racialization
  • Worship discouse and white race-based policy attitudes.
    Brown, R. Khari, Angela Kaiser, and James S. Jackson (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:2: 291-312.

    Analyzes 2004 National Politics Study (U.S.A.) interview data, white non-Latino subsample. Attendance at churches where politics is discussed affects attitudes toward such race policies as affirmative action.

    Associated Search Terms: Racial attitudes; Discourse; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Ambivalent Miracles: Evangelicals and the Politics of Racial Healing.
    Wadsworth, Nancy D. (2014)
    Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Racial attitudes; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Stratification
  • 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: Family; Marriage; Prejudice, racial; Race; United States; Endogamy
  • 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: Diversity; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Race; Racial attitudes
  • When white people report racial discrimination: The role of region, religion, and politics.
    Mayrl, Damon, and Aliya Saperstein (2013)
    Social Science Research 42:3: 742-754.

    Associated Search Terms: Racial attitudes
  • 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)
  • Blacks and Whites in Christian America. How Racial Discrimination Shapes Religious Convictions.
    Emerson, Michael O., and Jason E. Shelton (2012)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Christian, U.S.A.; Discrimination; Racial attitudes; African Americans
  • The Connection between Worship Attendance and Racial Segregation Attitudes among White and Black Americans.
    Brown, R. Khari (2011)
    Religions 2:3: 277-296. www.mdpi.com/journal/religions

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Racial attitudes; Segregation, racial
  • 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: Racial attitudes; Race; Adoption
  • Race, religion, and beliefs about racial inequality.
    Taylor, Marylee C., and Stephen M. Merino (2011)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Scence 634:1: 60-77.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Racial attitudes
  • Neighbors Like Me? Religious Affiliation and Neighborhood Racial Preferences among non-Hispanic Whites.
    Merino, Stephen M. (2011)
    Religions 2:2: 165-183. www.mdpi.com/journal/religions

    Based on 2000 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; demographics rather than religious denomination predicts attitudes toward racially integrated neighborhoods, once the controls are introduced.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Denomination (organizational entity); Racial attitudes; Segregation, racial
  • Divided by age? Generational shifts in white Evangelical Christians' attitudes toward racial diversity.
    Mather, Darin (2011)
    Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion 7:3: 1-23.

    Associated Search Terms: Evangelical, U.S.A.; Generations; Racial attitudes
  • The racialisation of Muslims.
    Meer, Nasar, and Tariq Modood (2010)
    In A.K. Vakil and S. Sayyid (eds.) Thinking through Islamophobia. London: Hurst, pp. 69-83.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Racialization
  • Neither Jew nor Gentile. Exploring Issues of Racial Diversity on Protestant College Campuses.
    Yancey, George (2010)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    A survey of intitutions shows few effects of diversity programs in attracting minority students or raising their graduation rates. A student survey shows some programs raise tensions. Diverse faculty & diversity courses help.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Race; Racial attitudes; Students, undergraduate; Protestant, U.S.A.
  • Race, religion, and the color line (or is that the color wall?).
    Emerson, Michael O. (2009)
    In Charles A. Gallagher (ed.) Rethinking the Color Line: Readings in Race and Ethnicity. New York: McGraw-Hill, pp. 203-211.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (racial); Race; Segregation, racial
  • Religious affiliation and beliefs about racial inequality: White college students' attitudes about black-white and Native American-white inequality.
    Eitle, Tamela McNulty, and Matthew Steffens (2009)
    Social Science Journal 46:3: 506-520.

    Associated Search Terms: Racial attitudes; Stratification; Students, undergraduate
  • The Unmaking of Prejudice: How Christian Beliefs Relate to Attitudes toward Homosexuals.
    Ford, Thomas E., Thomas Brignall, Thomas L. VanValey, ane Michael J. Macaluso (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:1: 103-146-160.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from undergraduate students; orthodox belief predicted non-prejduice, net of the effects of political authoritarianism.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Students, undergraduate; Prejudice, racial; Prejudice, anti-homosexual; Homosexuality
  • Associations Among Religiousness, Social Attitudes, and Prejudice in a National Random Sample of American Adults.
    Rowatt Wade C., Jordan LaBouff, Megan Johnson, Paul Froese, and Jo-Ann Tsang (2009)
    Psychology of Religion and Spirituality 1:1: 14-24.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, anti-homosexual; Prejudice, ethnic; Prejudice, racial; United States; Belief; Homosexuality
  • Critical Whiteness Theories and the Evangelical 'Race Problem': Extending Emerson and Smith's DIVIDED BY FAITH.
    Tranby, Eric, and Douglas Hartmann (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:3: 341-359.

    Analyzes 2003 U.S.A. survey data; individualist views tend to legitimate racial inequality.

    Associated Search Terms: Individualism; Legitimation; Racial attitudes
  • Theological Orientations within the African American Protestant Church and Their Relationship to Racial Identity.
    Butler-Barnes, Sheretta T., Pamela P. Martin, Sigrid Julian Dixon, and Simone T. Robinsom (2008)
    African American Research Perspectives (Spring 2008): 40-53.

    Church based convenience samples of African Americans show other-worldly theoloies positively related to racial identity, negatively reated to assimilationism.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Otherworldliness; Racial attitudes; Assimilation; African Americans
  • Conservative Protestant Congregations and Racial Residential Segregation: Evaluating the Closed Community Thesis in Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Communities.
    Blanchard, Troy C. (2007)
    American Sociological Review 72:3: 416-433.

    Associated Search Terms: Segregation, racial; Urban; Race; Community
  • Against All Odds: The Struggle for Racial Integration in Religious Organizations.
    Christerson, Brad, Korie L. Edwards, and Michael O. Emerson (2005)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on case studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (racial); Parish; Race
  • Multicultural Politics: Racism, Ethnicity and Muslims in Britain.
    Modood, Tariq (2005)
    Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Prejudice, ethnic; Prejudice, racial; Prejudice, anti-Islamic; Islam, Great Britain; Politics, Great Britain
  • Beyond Segregation: Understanding How Interracial Churches Work.
    Edwards, Korie L. (2004)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Illinois at Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Parish; Integration (racial)
  • Crossing the borders of whiteness? White Muslim women who wear hijab in Britain today.
    Franks, Myfanwy (2000)
    Ethnic and Racial Studies 23:5: 917-929.

    Associated Search Terms: Clothing; Islam, Great Britain; Racialization; Women
  • An Examination of the Effects of Residential and Church Integration on Racial Attitudes of Whites.
    Yancey, George (1999)
    Sociological Perspectives 42:2: 279-304.

    Analyzes 1990 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; while residential integration lessens overt racism, church integration lessens more subtle prejudices.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (racial); Prejudice, racial; United States
  • Black church arson in the United States, 1989-1996.
    Soule, Sarah A., and Nella Van Dyke (1999)
    Ethnic and Racial Sudies 22:4: 724-742.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice, racial; Criminology; Hate crimes
  • Identità, Razza e Religione.
    Blasi, Anthony J. (1997)
    In Luigi Tomasi (ed.), Razzismo e società plurietnica. Conflitti etnici e razzismi giovanili in Europa. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 249-259.

    Associated Search Terms: Racial attitudes; Identity
  • Congregation and Community.
    Ammerman, Nancy T., with Arthur E. Farnsley II, Tammy Adams, Penny Edgell Becker, Brenda Brasher, Thomas Clark, Joan Cunningham, Nancy Eiesland, Bar bara Elwell, Michelle Hale, Diana Jones, Virginia Laffey, Stacey Nicholas, Marcia Robinson, etc. (1997)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Examines congregations' responses to economic troubles, racial integration, & other community changes; based on studies of 9 U.S. communities.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Change; United States, California, Los Angeles; United States, Georgia, Atlanta; United States, California, Long Beach; Urban; Economic; United States, Illinois, Oak Park; Parish; Integration (racial); Community
  • The Healing of Progressivist America: The Premises of School Desegregation within U.S. Civil Religion.
    LaMagdeleine, Donald R. (1996)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 35:3: 304-317.

    Interprets U.S. racial integration of schools as civil religious ritual failing because it ignored African American subculture as a historical force.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (racial); Education; Civil religion
  • Church Leadership, State Repression, and the 'Spirit of Involvement' in the South African Anti-Apartheid Movement, 1983-1990.
    Borer, Tristan Anne (1996)
    In Christian Smith (ed.) Disruptive Religion. The Force of Faith in Social Movement Activism. New York: Routledge, pp. 125-143.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; South Africa; Segregation, racial; Historical; Social movement
  • Religioni, chiese cristiane e conflitti sociali in Sud Africa.
    DelRe, Emanuela, and Michele DelRe (1993)
    Religioni e società 8/16: 73-84.

    Examines the relation of religion to the politics of apartheid in South Africa, 1950-1.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, South Africa; Segregation, racial; Race; South Africa
  • The Churches and Social Change in Twentieth-century America.
    Glock, Charles Y. (1993)
    Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 527: 67-83.

    Examines churches' reinterpreting scripture when facing changes regarding anti-semitism, race relations, women's status, & sexual issues. Membership trends favor less accommodating churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Sexuality; Women; Change; Prejudice, racial; Anti-Semitism
  • Social Values, Religiosity, and Marital Context.
    Montoro, Julian (1993)
    Sociology of Religion 54:4: 403-412.

    Analyzes responses of Catholics in the 1976, '77, '80, & '82 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows religiously homogamous/heterogeneous marriages not predicting attitudes on various ethical issues.

    Associated Search Terms: Tolerance; Marriage; Catholic, U.S.A.; Justice; Racial attitudes; Sexual attitudes; Homosexuality; Abortion
  • Student Religiosity and Social Justice Concerns in England and the United States: Are they Still Related?
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1992)
    Joural for the Scientific Study of Religion 31:3: 353-360.

    Analyzes 1988-90 questionnaire data from college students in U.K. & U.S.A., replicating 1978-79 data. Relates religiosity to altruism & humanitarianism, but moderate religiosity to racism.

    Associated Search Terms: Humanitarianism; Comparative; Great Britain; United States; Students, undergraduate; Prejudice, racial; Altruism
  • Correlates of Belief in Life after Death.
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1988)
    Sociology and Social Research 73:1: 3-8. [Also in Andrew M. Greeley, The Sociology of Andrew M. Greeley (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1994), pp. 497-502.

    Analyzes 1972-87 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data; shows fundamentalism, not belief in afterlife, related to disregard for this-worldly life.

    Associated Search Terms: Racial attitudes; Peace/war; Gun control; Homosexuality; Politics, U.S.A.; Environmentalism; United States; Belief; Death
  • Racial Prejudice among Christian and Non-Christian College Students.
    Boivin, Michael J., Harold W. Darling, and Terry W. Darling (1987)
    Journal of Psychology and Theology 15:1: 47-56.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from students at Jackson Community College & Spring Arbor College, both in Michigan; shows neither Christian adherence nor a Christian conservatism scale correlate with or against racial prejudice.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Prejudice, racial; Students, undergraduate
  • Clergy in Racial Controversy: A Replication of the Campbell and Pettigrew Study.
    Thomas, Charles B., Jr. (1985)
    Review of Religious Research 26:4: 379-390.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from clergy in the Boston area during a controversy over transporting students by bus for purposes of racial integration.

    Associated Search Terms: Integration (racial); Clergy; United States, Massachusetts, Boston; Activism
  • The Most Segregated Institution: Correlates of Interracial Church Participation.
    Hadaway, Christopher Kirk, David G. Hackett, and James Fogle Miller (1984)
    Review of Religious Research 25:3: 204-219.

    Analyzes 1978 & '80 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Integration (racial)
  • Religious and Regional Sources of Attitudes toward Blacks among Southern Mormons.
    Ainsworth, Charles Harold (1982)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Washington State University. [DA 43:9 A, p. 3125]

    Regionalism rather than religious factors explain the greater anti-African American prejudice of southern Mormons, compared to western Mormons.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, South; Mormon, U.S.A.; Prejudice, racial
  • Segregationist Violence and Civil Rights Movements in Tuscaloosa.
    Blasi, Anthony J. (1980)
    Washington: University Press of America.

    Historical sociology, up to 1976; one chapter focuses on the racial integration of the Tuscaloosa, Alabama, churches.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Alabama, Tuscaloosa; Community study; Civil rights movement; Conflict; Integration (racial); African Americans
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