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  • What kind of Christian are you? Religious ideologies and poltiical attitudes.
    McDaniel, Eric L. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 288-307.

    Analyzes 2012 online survey data from adult American Christians. Focuses on correlates of support for 2 religious belief systems--social gospel & prosperity gospel--& political correlates of the 2 systems.

    Associated Search Terms: Age; Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.; Race; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.; Literalism; Generations; Belief
  • Social Welfare.
    Cnaan, Ram A., and Charlene C. McGrew (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 67-93.

    Associated Search Terms: Charities; Social services; Social Gospel movement
  • Righteous Riches. The Word of Faith Movement in Contemporary African American Religion.
    Harrison, Milmon F. (2005)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Participant observation study of a non-denominational "health and wealth" movement in African American religion.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Prosperity Gospel, U.S.A.; Social movement; Participant observation; Word of Faith, U.S.A.
  • The Influence of Religion on the Chicago School of Sociology.
    Tomasi, Luigi (1993)
    Clinical Sociology Review 11: 17-34.

    The social Gospel movement visibly influenced the 1st Chicago sociologists, & in secularized form as a reform impulse continued to do so; a number of Chicago theses & dissertations studied religion as an ethnic phenomenon & community resource.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion; Social Gospel movement; Chicago school of sociology
  • Faith of the Fathers. Science, Religion, and Reform in the Development of Early American Sociology.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1984)
    Bristol, Indiana: Wyndham Hall Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.
  • The Faith of the Fathers: On the Christianity of Early American Sociology.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1983)
    Sociological Analysis 44:1: 33-52.

    The reformist component of early American sociology paralleled but did not stem from reformist trends within American Protestantism.

    Associated Search Terms: Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.
  • The Sociology of the Social Gospel: Quest for a Modern Ideology.
    Crysdale, Stewart (1975)
    In Richard Allen (ed.), The Social Gospel in Canada. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, pp. 263-285. [Also in Stewart Crysdale and Les Wheatcroft (eds.), Religion in Canadian Society (Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1976), pp. 423-433]

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Social Gospel movement, Canada
  • Further Reflections on the Development of Sociology and the Social Gospel in America.
    Hadden, Jeffrey K., Charles F. Longino, Jr., and Myer S. Reed, Jr. (1974)
    Sociological Analysis 35:4: 282-286.

    Critique of an attempt to link the origins of American sociology to the social gospel movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology, origins; Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.
  • The Development of Sociology and the Social Gospel in America.
    Morgan, J. Graham (1969)
    Sociological Analysis 30:1: 42-53.

    Parallels of late 19th century sociology with the tenets of the Social Gospel movement made sociology an acceptable course in many U.S. denominational colleges; this contributed to the discipline's rapid growth in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology; Sociology, origins; Social Gospel movement
  • Religion in the Struggle for Power. A Study in the Sociology of Religion.
    Yinger, J. Milton (1946)
    Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press. [New York: Arno Press, 1980]

    A general sociology of religion, with chapters on types, the Reformation, the Protestant Ethic, the economic ethics of contemporary churches, & the question of war & the churches.

    Associated Search Terms: Church; Historical; Economic; Protestant Ethic; Reformation; Typology; Peace/war; Sect; Social Gospel movement, U.S.A.; Social Catholicism
  • The Social Orientation of the Church.
    Horton, Paul B. (1940)
    Sociology and Social Research 24: 423-432.

    Analyzes 1939 questionnaire data from students at Kent State University; focuses on opinions about the social gospel theology.

    Associated Search Terms: Social Gospel movement; Students, undergraduate
  • The Evolution of Social Consciousness in Methodism.
    Barnhart, Kenneth Edwin (1924)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Begins with career of John Wesley and continues with developments in the U.S.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodist; Historical; Social Gospel movement
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