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  • Encounters at the religious edge: Variation in religious expression across interfaith advocacy and social movement settings.
    Yukich, Grace, and Ruth Braunstein (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:4: 791-807.

    Based on interviews with religious lobbyists & other religious advocates in the U.S., & participant observation & interviews with the New Sanctuary Movement, an immigrant rights group. Settings ("boundaries" & "edges") affected religious expressions.

    Associated Search Terms: Activists; Participant observation; Pluralism; Politics, U.S.A.; Social movement; New Sanctuary Movement
  • One Family Under God: Immigration Politics and Progressive Religion in America.
    Yukich, Grace (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Congregation; Migrant; Sanctuary Movement; Social movement; United States, California, Los Angeles; United States, New York, New York
  • Resisting Reagan: The U.S. Central America Peace Movement.
    Smith, Christian (1996)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Sanctuary Movement; Activism; Politics, U.S.A.; Peace/war; Social movement
  • Religious resurgence in contemporary United States: A view from India.
    Giri, Ananta (1994)
    Sociological Bulletin 43:2: 177-192. [In Rowena Robinson (ed.) Sociology of Religion in India. New Delhi: Sage, 2004, pp. 323-342]

    Describes late 20th century religious vitality in the U.S.A., especially the new Christian right, but also politically left movements.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Conservative, U.S.A.; Habitat for Humanity; Moral Majority; Sanctuary Movement
  • The Role of Religious Organizations in the US Sanctuary Movement.
    Yarnold, Barbara M. (1991)
    In Barbara M. Yarnold (ed.) The Role of Religious Organizations in Social Movements. New York: Praeger, pp. 17-46.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Politics, U.S.A.; Sanctuary Movement
  • The Costs and Risks of Social Activism: A Study of Sanctuary Movement Activism.
    Wiltfang, Gregory L., and Doug McAdam (1991)
    Social Forces 69:4: 987-1010.

    Based on questionnaire data from 141 activists in the Tucson area; biographical availability predicted high cost activism (spending much time); socialization predicted high risk activism (helping illegal refugees).

    Associated Search Terms: Sanctuary Movement; Activism; United States, Arizona, Tucson; Socialization
  • Women in the Sanctuary Movement.
    Lorentzen, Robin (1991)
    Philadelphia: Temple University Press.

    Based on 1987 interviews with 29 women in Chicago who participated in the Sanctuary movement between 1982 & '87. The focus on women is based on the fact that most activists were female.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Illinois, Chicago; Women; Sanctuary Movement; Activism
  • The Culture of Protest:Religious Activism and the U.S. Sanctuary Movement.
    Coutin, Susan (1990)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Stanford University. [DA 51:3 A, p. 908]

    Based on interviews in California & Arizona among religious activists who protected Salvadoran refugees in the 1980s.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Activism; Sanctuary Movement
  • A Question of Conscience: The Emergence and Development of the Sanctuary Movement in the United States.
    Ouryn Rivera, Rachel (1987)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, City University of New York. [DA 47:12 A, p. 4525]

    Case studies from Tucson, Arizona; Berkeley, California; & New York, New York.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, New York, New York; United States, California, Berkeley; United States, Arizona, Tucson; Social movement; Activism; Sanctuary Movement
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