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  • Religion and Alcohol in the U.S. National Alcohol Survey: How Important is Religion for Abstention and Drinking?
    Michalak, Laurence, Karen Trocki, and Jason Bond (2007)
    Drug and Alcohol Dependence 87: 268-280.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; United States; Temperance
  • Bearing Witness Against Sin. The Evangelical Birth of the American Social Movement.
    Young, Michael P. (2006)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2006.

    Focuses on the religious origins of early 19th century American reform movements--e.g., abolitionism & temperance.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival periods; Abolitionist movement; Historical; Social movement; Temperance
  • Confessional Protest: The Religious Birth of U.S. National Social Movements.
    Young, Michael P. (2002)
    American Sociological Review 67:5: 660-688. Comment by Charles Tilly 67:5: 689-692.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Social movement; Abolitionist movement; Historical; Temperance
  • Allies on the road to victory: Coalition formation between the suffragists and the Women's Christian Temperance Union.
    McCammon, Holly J., and Karen E. Campbell (2002)
    Mobilization 7:3: 231-251.

    Associated Search Terms: Woman´s Christian Temperance Union; Historical; Social movement
  • Framing and Strategy: Explaining Differential Longevity in the Woman's Christian Temperance Union and the Anti-Saloon League.
    Donovan, Brian L. (1995)
    Sociological Inquiry 65:2: 143-155.

    Associated Search Terms: Woman´s Christian Temperance Union; Social movement; Alcohol
  • The Politics of Benevolence. Revival Religion and American Voting Behavior.
    Hammond, John L. (1979)
    Norwood, New Jersey: Ablex.

    Establishes continuities among the revivalist, abolitionist, & temperance movements, & 1964 voting patterns in upstate New York.

    Associated Search Terms: Revival; Politics, U.S.A.; Historical; United States, New York; Temperance; Revival periods; Revivalism; Abolitionist movement
  • Organizational 'Goal Submergence': The Methodist Church and the Failure of the Temperance Movement.
    Hougland, James G., Jr., James R. Wood, and Samuel A. Mueller (1974)
    Sociology and Social Research 58:4: 408-416.

    "Goal submergence" is a change of organizational goals by executives who seek different incentives for adherents. A content analysis of episcopal addresses illustrates goal submergence.

    Associated Search Terms: Content analysis; Temperance; Methodist, U.S.A.
  • Buddhist Leadership in the Nationalist Movement of Ceylon: The Role of the Temperance Campaign.
    Fernando, Tissa (1973)
    Social Compass 20:2: 333-336.

    Associated Search Terms: Temperance; Nationalism; Politics, Sri Lanka; Sri Lanka; Buddhist, Sri Lanka
  • Symbolic Crusade. Status Politics and the American Temperance Movement.
    Gusfield, Joseph R. (1963)
    Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Temperance
  • The Methodist Board of Temperance as an Instrument of Church Policy.
    Allen, John L. (1957)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Yale University.

    Associated Search Terms: Temperance; Methodist, U.S.A.
  • Social Structure and Moral Reform: A Study of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union.
    Gusfield, Joseph R. (1955)
    American Journal of Sociology 61: 221-232.

    Example of an organization that shifted in composition from upper class to lower as its doctrines came to be opposed by dominant beliefs.

    Associated Search Terms: Woman´s Christian Temperance Union; Temperance; Mobility (vertical)
  • The Woman's Christian Temperance Union in America.
    Newell, Jane Isabel (1919)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Wisconsin.

    Associated Search Terms: Woman´s Christian Temperance Union; Temperance
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