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  • Cohesiveness and Coherence: Religion and the Health of the Elderly.
    Idler, Ellen L. (1994)
    New York: Garland.

    Analyzes 1982 interview data from elderly residents in New Haven; finds positive health effects of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Gerontology; Medical
  • Church-agency Relationships and Social Service Networks in the Black Community of New Haven.
    Chang, Patricia Mei Yin, David R. Williams, Ezra E.H. Griffith, and John L. Young (1994)
    Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly 23:2: 91-105. [Also in Nicholas J. Demerath III, Peter Dobkin Hall, Terry Schmitt, & Rhys H. Williams (eds.), Sacred Companies. Organizational Aspects... (NY: Oxford University Press, 1998), pp. 340-348]

    Examines the Black churches in New Haven as facilitators in the delivery of psychological services.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Mental health; African Americans; Social services
  • Religion, Disability, Depression, and the Timing of Death.
    Idler, Ellen L., and Stanislav V. Kasl (1992)
    American Journal of Sociology 97:4: 1052-1079.

    Analyzes 1982 interview data from independently living elderly people in New Haven; shows religious involvement favorably affecting health, especially prior to major religious holidays.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Gerontology; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Death
  • Religion and Psychological Distress in a Community Sample.
    Williams, David R., David B. Larson, Robert E. Buckler, Richard C. Heckmann, and Carolina M. Pyle (1991)
    Social Science and Medicine 32:11: 1257-1262.

    Analyzes 1967 & '69 New Haven panel interview data; '67 religiosity predicted good '69 psychological stress scores, but not if '67 stress scores were controlled for. Public religion didn't prevent but helped cope with stress.

    Associated Search Terms: Mental health; Coping; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Stress
  • Religious Involvement and the Health of the Elderly: Some Hypotheses and an Initial Test.
    Idler, Ellen L. (1987)
    Social Forces 66: 226-238.

    Analyzes 1982 interview data from elderly residents of New Haven; shows an inverse relationship between public religious involvement & disability.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Medical; Gerontology
  • Organized Religion as Opiate or Prophetic Stimulant: A Study of American and English Assessments of Social Justice in Two Urban Settings.
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1983)
    Review of Religious Research 24:3: 206-224.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from New Haven, Connecticut, & London, England; shows religious identity related to concern for justice, after controlling for conventionality.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Conventionality; Comparative; Great Britain, London; Comfort; Justice; Conformity; Religiosity
  • On the Specificity of Social Alienation: An Exploratory Investigation in England and the United States.
    Perkins, H. Wesley (1982)
    Sociology and Social Research 66: 399-417.

    Analyzes 1975 interview data from New Haven, Connecticut, & London, England; includes an item on feeling that one is a part of organized religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Alienation; Great Britain, London
  • Knowledge, Danger, Certainty and the Theory of Magic.
    Lewis, Lionel Stanley (1963)
    American Journal of Sociology 69:1: 7-12.

    Analyzes 1960 interview data from New Haven area low-income mothers of seriously ill children; focuses on the effects of knowledge, perceived danger, & certainty of cure on the resort to magic.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Magic; United States, Connecticut, New Haven
  • Single or Triple Melting Pot? Intermarriage in New Haven, 1870-1950.
    Kennedy, Ruby Jo Reeves (1952)
    American Journal of Sociology 58:1: 56-59.

    Examines New Haven marriage records for 1870, 1900, 1930, 1940, & 1950.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.; Marriage; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Ethnic; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Church Real Estate. A Study in Church Reputability.
    Chapman, Stanley H. (1948)
    American Journal of Economics and Sociology 7:4: 439-460.

    Examination of the location & values of church properties in New Haven, Connecticut.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Stratification; Economic; Ecology; United States, Connecticut, New Haven
  • Church Schools. Some Factors in the Relation among Private, Public, and Parochial Schools.
    Chapman, Stanley H. (1945)
    Journal of Educational Sociology 18:6: 340-350.

    Presents the property values & class contexts of public, private, & parochial schools in New Haven; the parochial schools (Orthodox & Roman Catholic) are generally associated with the lower classes.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Ecology; Education
  • Spatial Fixity in New Have Churches.
    Chapman, Stanley H. (1945)
    Sociology and Social Research 29:3: 213-217.

    Study of the location & fixity of Congregational, Episcopal, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, & Catholic churches in New Haven, Connecticut; focuses on placements & staying power in upper class neighborhoods.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Stratification; Ecology; Urban; Community study
  • The Contemporary Pastorate. Some Sociological Implications of the Proximity of Ministerial Residence to Church Locations.
    Chapman, Stanley H. (1944)
    American Sociological Review 9: 597-602.

    1942 study of New Haven, Connecticut.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy residence; United States, Connecticut, New Haven
  • The Minister: Professional Man of the Church.
    Chapman,Stanley H. (1944)
    Social Forces 23:2: 202-206.

    Focuses on the background & status of the clergy, & reviews available information for the U.S., with several references to New Haven.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Clergy; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; United States, Connecticut
  • The Development of the Catholic Church in New Haven, Connecticut.
    Chapman, Stanley H. (1944)
    American Catholic Sociological Review 5:3: 161-168.

    Analyzes 1941-42 data, with comparative information on other denominations in New Haven.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Connecticut, New Haven
  • Single or Triple Melting Pot? Intermarriage Trends in New Haven, 1870-1940.
    Kennedy, Ruby Jo Reeves (1944)
    American Journal of Sociology 49: 331-339.

    Examines 9,044 New Haven marriage records for 1870, 1900, 1930, & 1940.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Ethnic; Marriage; Protestant, U.S.A.; United States, Connecticut, New Haven; Catholic, U.S.A.
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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