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  • Varieties of Religious Presence. Mission in Public Life.
    Roozen, David A., William McKinney, and Jackson W. Carroll (1984)
    New York: Pilgrim.

    Compares differing kinds of local church in the same community.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, Hartford; Parish; Community study
  • A Tale of Two Congregations. Commitment and Social Structure in a Charismatic and Mainline Congregation.
    McGaw, Douglas B., and Elliott Wright (1981)
    Hartford, Connecticut: Hartford Seminary Foundation.

    Based on participant-observation & questionnaire data from 2 congregations in New England, collected in the mid-1970s.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, Hartford; United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Pentecostal, neo; Parish
  • Meaning and Belonging in a Charismatic Congregation: An Investigation into Sources of Neo-pentecostal Success.
    McGaw, Douglas B. (1980)
    Review of Religious Research 21:3: 284-301.

    Belonging is found to be as important as meaning.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; United States, Connecticut, Hartford; Meaning; United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Membership; Pentecostal, neo
  • A Sociological Study of Team Ministry in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford, Connecticut.
    MacDonald, Allan Francis (1978)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Catholic University of America. [DA 39:5 A, p. 3157]

    Based on interview & questionnaire data; focuses on organizational environment of team ministries.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; Clergy role; United States, Connecticut, Hartford; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Organizational Climates and Careers. The Work Lives of Priests.
    Hall, Douglas T., and Benjamin Schneider (1973)
    New York: Seminar Press.

    Analyzes 1968 interview data from diocesan priests of the Hartford, Connecticut, Archdiocese.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Connecticut, Hartford
  • The Role of Assignment Characteristics in the Career Experiences of Diocesan Priests.
    Schneider, Benjamin, and Douglas T. Hall (1970)
    In Willis E. Bartlett (ed.) Evolving Religious Careers. Washington: Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate.

    Based on questionnaire data from Hartford Archdiocesan priests.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; United States, Connecticut, Hartford; Job satisfaction; Clergy; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Church Commitment in an American Suburb: An Analysis of the Decision to Join.
    Nash, Dennison, and Peter L. Berger (1962)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 13: 105-120.

    Studies people who joined 3 Congregationalist churches in a suburban community adjacent to Hartford, Connecticut (U.S.A.).

    Associated Search Terms: Suburb; United States, Connecticut, Hartford; Congregational, U.S.A.; Conversion
  • The Child, the Family, and the Religious Revival in Suburbia.
    Nash, Dennison, and Peter L. Berger (1962)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 2:1: 85-93.

    Analyzes 1960 data from 3 churches in a Hartford, Connecticut, suburb; focuses on joining.

    Associated Search Terms: Congregational, U.S.A.; Conversion; United States, Connecticut, Hartford; Children; Revival periods; Family; Suburb; Membership
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