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  • Faith-based Social Services: Saving the Body or the Soul? A Research Note.
    Sager, Rebecca (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:1: 201-210.

    Participant observation & interviews with homeless clients suggest the latter do not share the spiritual goals of the faith-based service providers.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Social services; United States, Arizona, Tucson
  • 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
  • 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    Unpublished Ph.D..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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