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  • Religion in the Pacific region: Demographic patterns.
    Roof, Wade Clark (2005)
    In Wade Clark Roof and Mark Silk (eds.) Religion & Public Life in the Pacific Region. Fluid Identites. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 25-56.

    Provides data for the pacific region & its 3 states--California, Nevada, & Hawaii, s well as comparative data for the U.S.A. as a whole. Reports political & moral attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Demography; Membership; Moral; Politics, U.S.A.; United States; United States, Nevada; United States, Hawaii; United States, California
  • "Religion in Hawai'i."
    Blasi, Anthony J. (1992)
    In Jeffrey L. Crane, Alton M. Okinaka, Jan H. Mejer, and Anthony J. Blasi (eds.), Sociology of Hawai'i: Facts and Commentary. New York: Harper Collins, pp. 104-114.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii
  • Heroin, Hashish, and Hallelujah: The Search for Meaning.
    Gruner, LeRoy (1984)
    Review of Religious Research 26:2: 176-186.

    Analyzes 1975 questionnaire data from Teen Challenge drug rehabilitation program participants in 6 localities; shows increased measures of meaning in life.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Germany; Drug; Meaning; India; United States, Hawaii; Guam; Adolescents; France
  • Personal Faith and the Fear of Death among Divergent Religious Populations.
    Patrick, John W. (1979)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 18:3: 298-305.

    Studies Buddhist, Congregationalist, & Southern Baptist congregations in Honolulu; finds fear of death positively related to extrinsic religion only among Christian respondents.

    Associated Search Terms: Death anxiety; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Congregational, U.S.A.; Southern Baptist; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu
  • The Isolation of Leadership: A Case-study of a Precarious Religious Organization.
    Hayashida, Cullen T. (1976)
    Review of Religious Research 17:2: 141-152.

    Based on 1967-68 participant observation & '68 questionnaire data from an Evangelical youth organization at the University of Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Leadership; United States, Hawaii, Manoa; Evangelical, U.S.A.
  • Catholics' Use of Abortion.
    Leon, Joseph J., and Patricia G. Steinhoff (1975)
    Sociological Analysis 36:2: 125-136.

    Analyzes 1971 questionnaire data from maternity & abortion samples drawn from Hawaii hospitals.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Hawaii; Abortion; Medical
  • Religious Conversion as a Breakthrough for Transculturation: A Japanese Sect in Hawaii.
    Lebra, Takie Sugiyama (1970)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 9: 181-196.

    Based on 1964 field work on adherents of the Dancing Religion in Honolulu; focuses on identity change.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii; Identity; Dancing Religion; Japanese Americans; Assimilation; Honolulu; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu; Conversion
  • An Interpretation of Religious Conversion: A Millenial Movement Among Japanese-Americans in Hawaii.
    Lebra, Takie Sugiyama (1967)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Pittsburgh. [DA 28:3 A, p. 1134]

    Based on 1964 field work on adherents of the Dancing Religion in Honolulu; focuses on identity change.

    Associated Search Terms: Japanese Americans; Conversion; Dancing Religion; Identity; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu
  • Religious Affiliations of War Brides in Hawaii and Their Marital Adjustment.
    Kimbura, Yukiko (1963)
    Social Process in Hawaii 26: 88-95.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii; Marriage; Migrant; Women
  • Hongwanji in Rural Japan and Cosmopolitan Hawaii.
    Akahoshi, Hidefumi (1963)
    Social Process in Hawaii 26: 80-82.

    Notes flexibility in Nishi Hongwanji (Jodo Shinshu) Buddhism, allowing for innovations in Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Urban; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu; Jodo Shinshu; Rural
  • The Hongwanji Buddhist Minister in Hawaii: A Study of an Occupation.
    Hasegawa, Charles (1963)
    Social Process in Hawaii 26: 73-79.

    Study of ministers of the Nishi Hongwanji, or Jodo Shinshu, in Hawaii; presents data from denominational reports & inventory of ministers' duties.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Jodo Shinshu, U.S.A.; United States, Hawaii
  • Toward a Sociology of Religion in Hawaii.
    Hormann, Bernhard L. (1961)
    Social Process in Hawaii 25: 58-66.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii
  • The Hawaiian Church of the Living God: An Episode in the Hawaiian's Quest for Identity.
    Aiona, Darrow L. (1959)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; United States, Hawaii; Church of the Living God
  • Strangers in Paradise: Chronic Crisis in a Downtown Honolulu Church.
    Chapman, Ian M. (1958)
    Social Process in Hawaii 22: 63-66.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Parish; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu
  • Japanese Funeral Practices in Pahoa.
    Kimura, Sueko H. (1958)
    Social Process in Hawaii 22: 21-25.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii, Pahoa; Death; Japanese Americans
  • The Sect of Tensho-Kotai-Jingu-kyo: The Emergence and Career of a Religious Movement.
    Jabbour, Millard E. (1958)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: Tensho-Kotai-Jingu-kyo; United States, Hawaii; Social movement
  • The Problem of the Religion of Hawaii's Japanese.
    Hormann, Bernhard L. (1958)
    Social Process in Hawaii 22: 5-8.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii; Japanese Americans; Buddhist, U.S.A.
  • The Churches in Hawaii.
    Dunstan, J. Leslie (1952)
    Social Process in Hawaii 16: 34-39.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii
  • Religious Diversity in Hawaii.
    Lind, Andrew W. (1952)
    Social Process in Hawaii 16: 11-19.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii
  • A Protestant Church in Honolulu.
    Giltner, John (1952)
    Social Process in Hawaii 16: 40-47.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu
  • Chowado.
    Yama, Evelyn K., and Agnes M. Niyekawa (1952)
    Social Process in Hawaii 16: 48-58.

    Study of a Japanese Shingon Buddhist sect whose headquarters had been relocated to Honolulu from Japan.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, U.S.A.; Choweado, U.S.A.; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu; Japanese Americans
  • Wedding Ceremonies, 1938-1945.
    Gushiken, Chiyo (1948)
    Social Process in Hawaii 12: 8-11.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; United States, Hawaii
  • Changing Marriage Customs of my Neighborhood.
    Yamada, Kazue (pseudonym) (1948)
    Social Process in Hawaii 12: 5-8.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; United States, Hawaii
  • Religion in Higher Education on the Mainland and in Hawaii.
    Zeigler, Harley H. (1948)
    Social Process in Hawaii 12: 1-10.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii; Education
  • Religion in our Family.
    Tanaka, Masako (pseudonym) (1948)
    Social Process in Hawaii 12: 14-18.

    Account given by a Hawaiian Japanese.

    Associated Search Terms: Japanese Americans; Family; Participant observation; United States, Hawaii
  • Mother and Her Temple.
    Miki, Margaret (1948)
    Social Process in Hawaii 12: 18-22.

    Describes the place of Buddhist piety in the life of a typical Japanese-Hawaiian woman, before & during World War II.

    Associated Search Terms: Devotionalism; Japanese Americans; United States, Hawaii; Buddhist, U.S.A.
  • An Abortive Religious Cult.
    Lum, Henry, and M. Miyazawa (1941)
    Social Process in Hawaii 7: 20-24.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; United States, Hawaii
  • Acculturation among the Japanese of Kona, Hawaii. Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association.
    Embree, John F. (1941)
    Menasha, Wisconsin: American Anthropological Association.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii, Kona; Japanese Americans; Acculturation
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in the Hawaiian Islands.
    Bock, Ruth Comfort (1941)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii; Mormon, U.S.A.
  • Daishi-Do--A Form of Religious Movement.
    Agena, Masako, and Eiko Yoshinaga (1941)
    Social Process in Hawaii 7: 15-20.

    Describes a folk-religious variation of Shingon Buddhism among 1st generation Japanese in Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: Daishi-Do, U.S.A.; Migrant; United States, Hawaii; Popular religion; Japanese Americans
  • "Bon" and "Bon-Odori" in Hawaii.
    Onishi, Katsumi (1938)
    Social Process in Hawaii 4: 49-57.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii; Japanese Americans
  • Chinese Migrant in Hawaii. A Study in Accommodation.
    Glick, Clarence (1938)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    See pp. 206-212 for a discussion of Chinese practitioners & temples for life crisis situations.

    Associated Search Terms: Migrant; United States, Hawaii; Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Temples in Honolulu.
    Wong, Sau Chun (1937)
    Social Process in Hawaii 3: 27-35.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Hawaii, Honolulu; Chinese Americans
  • The Second Generation Japanese and the Hongwanji.
    Onishi, Katsumi (1937)
    Social Process in Hawaii 3: 43-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Buddhist, U.S.A.; Japanese Americans; Generations; United States, Hawaii
  • Japanese Buddhist Temples in Honolulu.
    Yoshinaga, Toshimi (1937)
    Social Process in Hawaii 3: 36-42.

    Associated Search Terms: Japanese Americans; United States, Hawaii, Honolulu; Buddhist, U.S.A.
  • Japanese Buddhism in Hawaii: Its Background, Origin, and Adaptation to Local Conditions.
    Tajima, Paul J. (1935)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Hawaii.

    Associated Search Terms: Adaptation; United States, Hawaii; Buddhist, U.S.A.; Japanese Americans
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