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  • Re-imagining bixexuality and Christianity: The negotiation of Christianity in the lives of bisexual women and men.
    Toft, Alex (2014)
    Sexualities 17:5/6: 546-564.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexual deviance; Sexuality; Homosexuality
  • Religion and sexual behaviors: Understanding the influence of Islamic cultures and religious affiliation for explaining sex outside marriage.
    Adamczyk, Amy, and Brittany E. Hayes (2012)
    American Sociologial Review 77:5: 723-746.

    Associated Search Terms: Christian; Sexual deviance; Sexual activity; Jewish; Hindu; Islam
  • Religiosity and deviance: An examination of the moral community and antiasceticism hypotheses among U.S. adults.
    Sturgis, Paul W., and Robert D. Baller (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:4: 809-820.

    Uses 2000 & '02 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data in one analysis & 1998 in another; attendance is inversely related to minor & major deviance, controlling for regions (which vary by attendance rates). Interaction of mean region attendance & individual attendance produced no effects.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Contextual effects; Deviance/social control; Drug; Practice; Regionalism; Sexual activity; United States; Asceticism
  • Christianity and the regulation of sexuality in the United States.
    Grove, Joshua (2011)
    In Steven Seidman, Nancy Fischer, and Chet Meeks (eds.) Introducing the New Sexuality Studies. New York: Routledge, pp. 415-420.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Sexuality
  • Religious affiliations among adult sexual offendes.
    Eshuys, Donna, and Stephen Smallbone (2006)
    Sex Abuse 18: 279-288.

    Associated Search Terms: Criminology; Sexual deviance
  • Religiosity and Premarital Sex in Adulthood.
    Barkan, Steven E. (2006)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 45:3: 407-417.

    Analyzes 1993-2002 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data from never-married respondents; religiosity is inversely related to number of sexual partners in the previous 5 years.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Religiosity; Deviance/social control; Sexual activity
  • Religious affiliation and extramarital sex among men in Brazil.
    Hill, Zelee E., John Cleland, and Mohamed M. Ali (2004)
    International Family Planning Perspectives 30: 20-26.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexual deviance; Brazil
  • Defining and Sanctioning Sexual Deviance in Contemporary Witchcraft.
    Neitz, Mary Jo (1995)
    In Mary Jo Neitz and Marion S. Goldman (eds.) Sex, Lies and Sanctity: Religion and Deviance in Contemporary North America. Greenwich, Connectictu: JAI Press, Inc., pp. 223-235.

    Sexual abuse is no more common in Wicca than elsewhere.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Witch; Sexual abuse
  • Rule Making and Rule Breaking in a Jesus Community.
    Isaacson, Lynne M. (1995)
    In Mary Jo Neitz and Marion S. Goldman (eds.), Sex, Lies and Sanctity: Religion and Deviance in Contemporary North America. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 181-201.

    The loosening of internal rules undermined the commune's boundaries & ultimately its existence; based on interviews with former members.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexuality; Commune; Jesus movement; Deviance/social control; Shiloh Youth Revival Movement; Accommodation; Boundary maintenance; Jesus People
  • Puritan Perverts: Notes on Accusation.
    Bruce, Steve (1985)
    Sociological Review 33:1: 47-63.

    Explores the phenomenon of accusations of sexual deviance being used in religious controversy.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Moral; Sexual deviance; Puritan
  • The Effect of Religion on Forcible Rape: A Structural Analysis.
    Stack, Steven, and Mary Jeanne Kanavy (1983)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 22:1: 67-74.

    Analyzes 1970 F.B.I. ecological data on the states of the U.S.; % Catholic is found inversely related to reported rape rates.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Catholic, U.S.A.; Criminology; Sexual deviance
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