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  • Normalizing denominational statistics with demographic data: The case of he United Church of Canada.
    Wilkins-Laflamme, Sarah (2012)
    Canadian Review of Sociology/Revue canadienne de sociologie 49:2: 173-187.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Demography; United Church of Canada
  • Les Églises unie, anglicane et catholique et la communauté anglo-québécois: portrait et enjeux contemporains.
    Wilkins-Laflamme, Sarah (2010)
    Thèse de maîtrise en sociologie, Université d’Ottawa.

    Associated Search Terms: Minority; Anglican Church of Canada; Canada, Quebec; Catholic, Canada; United Church of Canada
  • The United Church in Crisis: A Sociological Perspective on the Dilemmas of a Mainstream Denomination.
    O'Toole, Roger, Douglas F. Campbell, John A. Hannigan, Peter Beyer, and John H. Simpson (1991)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 20:2: 151-163. [Also in Warren Edward Hewitt (ed.) The Sociology of Religion: A Canadian Focus. Toronto: Butterworths, 1993, pp. 273-287]

    Observations on the controversy over ordaining homosexuals in the United Church of Canada.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Canada; Homosexuality; United Church of Canada
  • Engaging Third Parties: Canadian Church Unionists and Their Opponents in the Secular Forum.
    Campbell, Douglas F. (1991)
    Journal of Church and State 33:1: 75-94.

    Examines the involvement of the press, courts, & government in the conflict in the Presbyterian Church over forming the United Church of Canada.

    Associated Search Terms: Media; Ecumenism; Presbyterian Church in Canada; United Church of Canada; Conflict; State
  • Religious Group Variation in the Socioeconomic Status and Family Behavior of Women.
    Heaton, Tim B., and Marie Cornwall (1989)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 28:3: 283-299.

    Analyzes 1971-81 Canadian census data.

    Associated Search Terms: Presbyterian, Canada; Salvation Army, Canada; United Church of Canada; Hutterite, Canada; Mennonite, Canada; Pentecostal, Canada; Jehovah´s Witness, Canada; Baptist, Canada; Lutheran, Canada
  • The Anglican and United Churches in Church Union Dialogue, 1943-75.
    Campbell, Douglas F. (1988)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 17:3: 303-314.

    Study of an unsuccessful Canadian dialogue; shows the difficulties posed for church unions by quasi-ethnic allegiances.

    Associated Search Terms: United Church of Canada; Anglican Church of Canada; Ecumenism; Merger; Canada
  • Fragmented Gods. The Poverty and Potential of Religion in Canada./La Religion à la Carte.
    Bibby, Reginald W. (1987)
    Toronto: Irwin Publishing./Montréal: Fides, 1988

    Analyzes data from 1975, '80, & '85 Canadian national surveys, including a panel; focuses on affiliation, attendance, & belief.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; Practice; Quality of life; Pentecostal, Canada; Baptist, Canada; Presbyterian, Canada; Lutheran, Canada; Anglican Church of Canada; United Church of Canada; Denomination (organizational entity); Belief; Catholic, Canada
  • Sociodemographic Characteristics of Religious Groups in Canada.
    Heaton, Tim B. (1986)
    Sociological Analysis 47;1: 54-65.

    Analyzes 1981 Canadian census data; allows for a focus on smaller, often overlooked denominations.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodox, eastern, Canada; Jewish, Canada; Denomination (organizational entity); Salvation Army, Canada; Reformed, Canada; Presbyterian, Canada; United Church of Canada
  • The Quebec Protestant Churches and the Question of Nationalism.
    Mair, Nathan H. (1984)
    Social Compass 31:4: 379-390.

    United Church of Canada clergy were more open to Quebec nationalism than were their laity.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Quebec; Nationalism; United Church of Canada
  • Church Union in Canada and Australia: A Comparative Analysis.
    Black, Alan W. (1983)
    Australian-Canadian Studies 1: 44-56.

    Examines the formation of the United Church of Canada (1925) & the Uniting Church in Australia (1977).

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Australia; Ecumenism; Uniting Church in Australia; United Church of Canada; Canada; Merger
  • Religion and Modernity: The Canadian Case.
    Bibby, Reginald W. (1979)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 18:1: 1-17.

    Analyzes 1975 Canadian national survey data, asking whether & how Canadians seek meaning in life.

    Associated Search Terms: Anglican Church of Canada; United Church of Canada; Catholic, Canada; Meaning; Conservative, Canada; Canada; Modernity
  • Comparison of Trends in Ten Denominations, 1950-75.
    Doyle, Ruth T., and Sheila M. Kelly (1979)
    In Dean R. Hoge and David A. Roozen (eds.), Understanding Church Growth and Decline 1950-1978. New York: Pilgrim Press, pp. 144-159.

    Associated Search Terms: United Methodist; Catholic, U.S.A.; United Church of Canada; United Church of Christ; American Lutheran Church; Lutheran, Missouri Synod; Membership; Lutheran Church in America; Episcopal; United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Southern Baptist
  • Background Religious Denomination, Parental Emphasis, and the Religious Orientation of University Students.
    Hunsberger, Bruce E. (1976)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 15:3: 251-255.

    Shows Mennonite students at the University of Manitoba accepted parental religions more than did Catholic & moreso yet than did United Church of Canada Students.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Students, undergraduate; United Church of Canada; Mennonite, Canada; Canada; Socialization
  • Church Involvement and the Comfort Thesis in Alberta.
    Hobart, Charles W. (1974)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 13:4: 463-470.

    Analyzes 1967-69 interview data from Alberta adults; generally contradicts deprivation theory.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Deprivation; United Church of Canada; Canada, Alberta; Lutheran, Canada; Anglican Church of Canada
  • Ecumenism, Clergy Influnce and Liberalism: An Investigation into the Sources of Lay Support for Church Union.
    Kaill, Robert C. (1971)
    Canadian Review of Sociology and Anthropology 8:3: 142-163. [Also in Stewart Crysdale and Les Wheatcroft (eds.) Religion in Canadian Society (Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1976), pp. 398-410]

    Seeks to identify characteristics that affected church members' stands on a proposed union of the Anglican Church of Canada & the United Church of Canada.

    Associated Search Terms: United Church of Canada; Ecumenism; Canada; Anglican Church of Canada
  • Dimensions of Canadian Religions A Preliminary Study.
    Nosanchuk, T.A. (1968)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 7;1: 109-110.

    Relates 9 Canadian religions to each other on a scale, based on judgments made by 15 judges, most of them campus chaplains.

    Associated Search Terms: Jehovah´s Witness, Canada; Catholic, Canada; Anglican Church of Canada; Canada; Baptist, Canada; Unitarian, Canada; Jewish, Canada; Christian Science, Canada; United Church of Canada; Lutheran, Canada
  • A Brief Sociological Examination of Local United and Anglican Churches.
    Pickering, William S.F., and J.E. Winston Jackson (1968)
    Canadian Journal of Theology 14:4: 249-261.

    Compares the social characteristics of 2 adjacent Anglican & United churches in Winnipeg, & evaluates the findings in relation to any merger.

    Associated Search Terms: United Church of Canada; Merger; Anglican Church of Canada; Canada, Manitoba, Winnipeg; Parish; Ecumenism
  • A Study of Role Perceptions as Indices of Social Distance between United Church of Canada Clergymen and United Church Undergraduates.
    Stone, David R. (1968)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Wayne State University.

    Surveys how well 2 groups perceive each other's activities, attitudes, & aspirations.

    Associated Search Terms: Social distance; Clergy; United Church of Canada; Students, undergraduate; Clergy image
  • Ecumenism in Two Protestant Churches in Ontario.
    Pletsch, Donald J. (1966)
    Unpublished M.Sc. Thesis, University of Guelph.

    Studies attitudes toward a church merger (United Church of Canada & Evangelical United Brethren), as they vary with age, education, sex, income, ethnicity, & occupation.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecumenism; Canada, Ontario; Evangelical United Brethren, Canada; United Church of Canada
  • The Changing Church in Canada: Beliefs and Social Attitudes of United Church People.
    Crysdale, Stewart (1965)
    Toronto: United Church of Canada Publishing House.

    Analyzes questionnaire data on beliefs & social attitudes of members & adherents of the United Church of Canada, in relation to their urbanism, life style, region, education, church attendance, age, etc.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Practice; Belief; Urban; Canada; United Church of Canada; Age
  • The Canadian Church Union, 1925.
    Mann, William E. (1963)
    In Nils Ehrenstrom and Walter Muelder (eds.) Institutionalism and Church Unity. New York: Association Press, pp. 171-193. [Also in Stewart Crysdale and Les Wheatcroft (eds.) Religion in Canadian Society (Toronto: Macmillan, 1976), pp. 385-397]

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; United Church of Canada; Merger; Ecumenism
  • A Sociological Analysis of Church Union in Canada: Non-Theological Factors in Interdenominational Church Union up to 1925.
    File, Edgar F. (1961)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Boston University. [DA 22:4, p. 1271]

    The minimization of social & cultural differences among denominations facilitated their merger.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecumenism; United Church of Canada; Canada; Merger
  • Religious Affiliation and Voting Behaviour: A Case Study.
    Meisel, John (1956)
    Canadian Journal of Economics and Political Science 22: 481-496. [Also in John C. Courtney (ed.) Voting in Canada (Toronto: Prentice-Hall of Canada, 1967), pp. 144-161]

    Analyzes 1953 & '55 interview data from Kingston, Ontario, after, respectively, provincial & federal elections.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Ontario, Kingston; Anglican Church of Canada; Presbyterian, Canada; Catholic, Canada; United Church of Canada; Politics, Canada
  • The Role of the United Church in Social Politics.
    Lovelace, Arthur Boorne (1936)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, McGill University.

    Associated Search Terms: United Church of Canada; Canada; Politics, Canada
  • Church Union in Canada. Its Causes and Consequences.
    Silcox, Claris Edwin (1933)
    New York: Institute of Social and Religious Research.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada; United Church of Canada; Merger; Ecumenism; Historical
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