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  • Claiming Society for God: Religious Movements and Social Welfare in Egypt, Israel, Italy, and the United States.
    Davis, Nancy J., and Robert V. Robinson (2012)
    Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

    Focuses on the caring service side of religiously orthodox movements. The 4 movements under study bypass the state in their humanistic works. 2 would and 2 would not take over the state.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Muslim Brotherhood; Salvation Army, U.S.A.; SHAS; Social services; Italy; United States; Egypt; Catholic, Italy; Jewish, Sephardim, Israel; Comunione e Liberazione; Israel; Islam, Egypt
  • Overcoming Movement Obstacles by the Religiously Orthodox: The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, Shas in Israel, Comunionee Liberazione in Italy, and the Salvation Army in the United States.
    Davis, Nancy J., and Robert V. Robinson (2009)
    American Journal of Sociology 114:5: 1302-1349.

    Most uncompromizing movements do not succeed. Stratagems for survival for these four uncompromising movements include bypassing the state, building grassroots structures, providing graduated membership, & reprioritizing agendas.

    Associated Search Terms: SHAS; Salvation Army, U.S.A.; Social movement; Comunione e Liberazione; Muslim Brotherhood
  • Visions of Charity: Volunteer Workers and Moral Community.
    Allahyari, Rebecca Anne (2000)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Field study of 2 outreach services to the homeless--Loaves and Fishes (Catholic Worker) & Salvation Army--in Sacramento, California.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, California, Sacramento; Charities; Participant observation; Catholic Worker; Salvation Army, U.S.A.
  • Marching on the Margins: An Analysis of the Salvation Army in the United States.
    Hazzard, John W. (1998)
    Review of Religious Research 40:2: 121-141.

    The Salvation Army is not completely sect-like, but stands between liberal & Evangelical. It is also located between special purpose groups & recognized Christian denominations. Based on a 1993 survey of officials in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Salvation Army, U.S.A.; Typology
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