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  • They Danced in the Bible: Identity Integration among Christian Women who Belly Dance.
    Kraus, Rachel (2010)
    Sociology of Religion 71:4: 457-482.

    Based on interviews with 27 Christian belly dancers.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Role conflict; Belly dancer
  • A Role Conflict Theory of Religious Change: An Explanation and Test.
    Cragun, Ryan T. (2007)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Cincinnati.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; Conversion; Disaffiliation
  • Whither Hunter's Culture War? Shifts in Evangelical Morality, 1988-1998.
    McConkey, Dale (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:2: 149-174.

    Analyzes 1988 & '98 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data.

    Associated Search Terms: Suicide; Homosexuality; Moral; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Conflict; United States; Sex role; Sexual activity; Abortion; Euthanasia
  • Role conflict and British Pentecostal ministers.
    Kay, William K. (2000)
    Journal of Psychology & Theology 28:2: 119-124.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Pentecostal, Great Britain; Clergy; Role conflict
  • Catholic Deacons: A Lesson in Role Conflict and Ambiguity.
    DeRego, Frank R., Jr., and James D. Davidson (1998)
    In Madeleine Cousineau (ed.) Religion in a Changing World. Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, pp. 89-98.

    Associated Search Terms: Deacon; Role conflict; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Debating Patriarchy: Discursive Disputes over Spousal Authority among Evangelical Family Commentators.
    Bartkowski, John P. (1997)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 36:3: 393-410.

    Examines texts concerning the allocation of authority in the family.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse analysis; Family; Sex role; Conflict; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Flight from the Iron Cage: LDS Women's Responses to the Paradox of Modernization (Mormonism).
    Beck, Martha Nibley (1994)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Harvard University [DA 56:1 A, p. 379]

    Ethnographic study; women's role conflicts are seen not primarily as gender issues but aspects of a modernization process that accords both traditional & modern roles to women.

    Associated Search Terms: Modernization; Mormon; Gender; Role conflict; Women
  • After the Flood: The Response of Ministers to a Natural Disaster.
    Bradfield, Cecil David, Mary Lou Wylie, and Lennis G. Echterling (1989)
    Sociological Analysis 49:4: 397-407.

    Based on interviews with clergy in an area affected by a 1985 flood in West Virginia, focusing on role conflicts & frustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; United States, West Virginia; Clergy role; Disaster
  • Ritual Conflict as Social Conflict: Liturgical Reform in the Roman Catholic Church.
    Dinges, William D. (1987)
    Sociological Analysis 48:2: 1380157.

    Resisting liturgical reform reflected conflicts linked to a weakening of Catholic identity amidst pluralism, to role status loss of clerical elites, & to the rise of a new knowledge class in the church.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; New class; Ritual; Clergy role; Pluralism; Conflict
  • Religious and Secular Factors of Role Strain in Orthodox Jewish Mothers.
    Bunim, Sarah Silver (1986)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertatio, Wurzweiler School of Social Work, yeshiva University. [DA 47:11 A, p. 4189]

    Analyzes interview data from 75 Orthodox Jewish mothers; shows role strain increasing as levels of commitment to halakhah increase.

    Associated Search Terms: Commitment; Role conflict; Women; Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.
  • Clergy and Funeral Directors: An Exploration in Role Conflict.
    Bradfield, Cecil David, and R. Ann Myers (1980)
    Review of Religious Research 21:3: 343-350.

    Analyzes data from a sample of Lutheran clergy in the United States.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Death; Funeral directors; Role conflict; Lutheran, U.S.A.
  • A Case Study of Role Conflict: Roman Catholic Priests.
    Reilly, Mary Ellen (1978)
    Human Relations 31:1: 77-90.

    Analyzes 1972 questionnaire data from priests in the Catholic Diocese of Springfield, Massachusetts; shows younger priests especially facing conflicting expectations.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; United States, Massachusetts, Springfield; Catholic, U.S.A.; Role conflict
  • The Ministry-Laity Relationship: A Case of Potential Conflict.
    Jarvis, Peter (1976)
    Sociological Analysis 37:1: 74-80.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Conflict
  • Clergy in the Cross Fire. Coping with Role Conflicts in the Ministry.
    Smith, Donald P. (1973)
    Philadelphia: Westminster.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; Clergy role
  • The Anglo-Catholic Priest: Aspects of Role Conflict.
    Absalom, Francis (1971)
    A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 4: 46-61.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Role conflict
  • Role Conflict in the Ministry and the Role of the Seminary: A Pilot Study.
    Newman, William M. (1971)
    Sociological Analysis 32:4: 238-248.

    Analyzes 1969-70 questionnaire data from 1st year & graduating students at an interdenominational & an Episcopal seminary; role preferences parallel those found among clergy in other studies portended role conflict.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; Clergy role; Episcopal; Seminarians
  • The Resolution of Role Conflict among Clergymen.
    Dewey, Gerald J. (1971)
    Sociological Analysis 32:1: 21-30.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; Clergy role; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Churches./Religious Differentiation and Conflict in Single-Industry Communities.
    Lucas, Rex A. (1970)
    In Rex A. Lucas, Minetown, Milltown, Railtown./In Stewart Crysdale and Les Wheatcroft (eds.) Religion in Canadian Society. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1976, pp. 268-277.

    Focuses on role relationships characteristic of the religious organizations in single industry towns.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Role; Conflict; Canada
  • Conflict in Minister/Lay Relations.
    Dempsey, Kenneth C. (1969)
    In David Martin (ed.), A Sociological Yearbook of Religion in Britain 2. London: SCM, pp. 58-74.

    Progress report on a study of tension & conflict in minister/lay relations in an Australian Methodist congregation.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Methodist, Australia; Australia; Australian Methodist Church; Clergy role
  • Incongruity and Conflict in the Pastoral Role of the Catholic Priest: An Investigation of Social Change.
    Dewey, Gerald J. (1967)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Notre Dame. [DA 28:8 A, p. 3270]

    Analyzes data from priests of the Tulsa-Oklahoma City Catholic diocese; focuses on stances toward the clergy role.

    Associated Search Terms: Change; Clergy role; Role conflict; United States, Oklahoma
  • Rollen-Konflikte des Priesters.
    Goddijn, Walter (1966)
    Lebendige Seelsorge 17: 136-138.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Role conflict
  • Resolution of Occupation-Conjugal Role Conflict in Clergy Marriages.
    Scanzoni, John H. (1965)
    Journal of Marriage and the Family 27:3: 396-402.

    Based on interviews with Protestant clergy & their spouses in the Eugene-Springfield SMSA; sect-type clergy resolve role conflicts in favor of occupational responsibilities, church-type in favor of family.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Oregon, Eugene/Springfield; Role conflict; Family; Clergy spouses; Typology; Clergy role
  • Role Dilemmas of Protestant Clergymen in a Metropolitan Community.
    Coates, Charles H., and Robert C. Kistler (1965)
    Review of Religious Research 6: 147-152.

    Based on 1962 questionnaire data from the Washington, D.C. area; focuses on conflicts between the vocational demands of patoral service & the realistic demands of administrative service.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Protestant, U.S.A.; United States, District of Columbia, Washington; Role conflict; Clergy role
  • Social Role and Role Conflicts of the Protestant Parish Minister: Focused on S.W. Blizzard's Study.
    Shimada, K. (1960)
    Japanese Sociological Review 10: 29-50.

    Associated Search Terms: Blizzard, Samuel W.; Role conflict; Clergy role
  • The Rabbi: Some Notes on Identity Clash.
    Braude, Lee (1960)
    Jewish Social Studies 22:1: 43-52.

    Based on interviews with 17 rabbis: 7 Reform, 6 conservative, 4 Orthodox; focuses on conflicting role expectations.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Rabbi; Role conflict; Clergy role
  • The Pentecostal Minister: Role Conflicts and Contradictions of Status.
    Wilson, Bryan R. (1959)
    American Journal of Sociology 64:5: 494-504. [Also in Bryan R. Wilson (ed.) Patterns of Sectarianism: Organisation and Ideology in Social and Religious Movements. London: Heinemann, 1967, pp. 138-157]

    Sees the professional clergy as a denomination feature in the sect.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; Sect; Pentecostal; Clergy role
  • Role Conflicts of the Urban Minister.
    Blizzard, Samuel W. (1956)
    City Church 7:4: 13-15.

    Associated Search Terms: Role conflict; Clergy role; Urban
  • The Conflict of Church and Sect Roles in the Southern Baptist Ministry.
    Denman, Sidney Brunson (1956)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, Duke University.

    1951-52 survey of ministerial candidate college students & seminarians, & 1956 survey of Southern baptist clergy. Includes open-ended items.

    Associated Search Terms: Vocation; Church; Clergy role; Sect; Clergy; Role conflict; Seminarians; Typology; Southern Baptist
  • Role Conflicts of Military Chaplains.
    Burchard, Waldo W. (1954)
    American Sociological Review 19: 528-535. [Also in J. Milton Yinger (ed.), Religion, Society and the Individual (New York: Macmillan, 1957), pp. 586-599]

    Based on 1952 interviews of current & former military chaplains in the San Francisco Bay Area; chaplains address role conflict through rationalization & compartmentalization.

    Associated Search Terms: Self concept; Military chaplain; Role conflict
  • The Roles of an American Rabbi.
    Goldstein, Sidney (1953)
    Sociology and Social Research 38;1: 32-37.

    Examines multiple professional roles, as well as conflicting role expectations.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Clergy role; Role conflict
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