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  • Work and Faith in the Kentucky Coal Fields: Subject to Dust.
    Callahan, Richard (2009)
    Bloomington: Indiana University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Labor; United States, Kentucky; United States, Appalachia; Working class
  • The State and Observations of Religious Holiday Traditions: Attitudes toward Nativity Scenes on Government Property.
    Hougland, James G., Jr. (1992)
    Sociological Analysis 53:3: 299-308.

    Analyzes 1988 & '89 Kentucky telephone survey data pertaining to the display of a Nativity crèche on the grounds of the Kentucky State Capitol.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky; Feast; State
  • The Instability of Support for Television Evangelists: Public Reactions During a Period of Embarrassment.
    Hougland, James G., Jr., Dwight B. Billings, and James R. Wood (1990)
    Review of Religious Research 32:1: 56-64.

    Based on a 1987 telephone survey of adults in Kentucky.

    Associated Search Terms: Media; United States, Kentucky
  • Religion and Attitudes toward Anti-abortion Protest.
    Raymond, Paul, and Barbara Norrander (1990)
    Review of Religious Research 32:2: 151-156.

    Analyzes 1985 telephone survey data from Lexington, Kentucky.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky, Lexington; Abortion; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Religion and Politics. The Relationship of Religious Participation to Political Efficacy and Involvement.
    Hougland, James G., Jr., and James A. Christenson (1983)
    Sociology and Social Research 67:4: 405-420.

    Analyzes 1979 data from Kentucky adults. Religious participation correlated with voting but not with other kinds of political action; liberal but not conservative religion was related to politics.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky; Politics, U.S.A.; Conservative/liberal
  • The Plymouth Congregational Church of Louisville, Kentucky.
    Berry, Jr., Benjamin D. (1981)
    Phylon 42:3: 224-232.

    Social history of a middle/upper class African American congregation that left its emotionalist religious tradition & joined the Congregationalist denomination.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Parish; Congregational, U.S.A.; Mobility (vertical); United States, Kentucky, Louisville
  • Black Church in the Sixties.
    Nelsen, Hart M., and Anne Kusener Nelsen (1975)
    Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky, Bowling Green; African Americans
  • Black Religion's Promethean Motif: Orthodoxy and Militancy.
    Nelsen, Hart M., Thomas W. Madron, and Raytha L. Yokley (1975)
    American Journal of Sociology 81: 139-146.

    Reanalyzes Gary Marx's data; finds no significant relationship of blacks' militancy to religiosity. Analyzes 1970-71 interview data from Bowling green, Kentucky; shows orthodoxy correlated with & sectarianism inversely with militancy.

    Associated Search Terms: Civil rights movement; African Americans; United States, Kentucky, Bowling Green; Sectarianism
  • Religion as a Determinant of Militancy and Political Participation among Black Americans.
    Madron, Thomas W., Hart M. Nelsen, and Raytha L. Yokley (1974)
    American Behavioral Scientist 17:6: 783-797.

    Analyzes 1970-71 questionnaire data from Bowling Green, Kentucky; shows orthodoxy inversely related to political activity by Blacks & whites, positively to militancy for Blacks but inversely for whites; devotionalism had low correlations.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; African Americans; United States, Kentucky, Bowling Green; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Devotionalism
  • Conversion: Evalution of a Step-like Process for Problem-solving.
    Seggar, John F., and Phillip R. Kunz (1972)
    Review of Religious Research 13:3: 178-185.

    Analyzes interview data from converts to the Mormon religion in an urban area in Kentucky; the step-like models of conversion prove to have little predictive value.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Mormon, U.S.A.; United States, Kentucky
  • Attitudes of Black Catholics and Protestants. Evidence for Religious Identity.
    Nelsen, Hart M., and Lynda Dickson (1972)
    Sociological Analysis 33:3: 152-165.

    Analyzes 1957-69 American Gallup survey data, & a 1971 Louisville, Kentucky, survey, of African American Protestants & Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; United States, Kentucky, Louisville; African Americans; Protestant, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Religious Differentials in Reproductive Behavior: A Replication and Extension.
    Stokes, C. Shannon (1972)
    Sociological Analysis 33:1: 26-33.

    Analyzes 1968 interview data from women who had given birth in 1967 in the Lexington, Kentucky, area; shows independent religious effects on fertility when comparing Protestants & Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, U.S.A.; United States, Kentucky, Lexington; Catholic, U.S.A.; Fertility
  • Prejudice and Religious Types: A Focused Study of Southern Baptists (A Replication).
    Dever, John Preston (1969)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Louisville.

    Replication of Joe R. Feagin (1964).

    Associated Search Terms: Southern Baptist; United States, Kentucky, Louisville; Prejudice
  • Social Class, Intermarriage, and Church Membership in a Kentucky Community.
    Brown, James Stephen (1951)
    American Journal of Sociology 57: 232-242.

    Low class standing results in deviant behavior & accompanying feelings of guilt & perceived deprivation of status; both result in a religious need for release & forgiveness.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Deviance/social control; Stratification; United States, Kentucky; Marriage
  • Religious Organization in Kentucky.
    Kaufman, Harold F. (1948)
    Lexington, Kentucky: Agricultural Experimentation Station Bulletin 524.

    Associated Search Terms: Organization; United States, Kentucky; Rural; Mobility (geographical)
  • Rural Churches in Kentucky. Bulletin 530.
    Kaufman, Harold F. (1947)
    Lexington: Kentucky Agricultural Experiment Station.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky; Rural
  • Interdenominational Survey of Metropolitan Louisville, Kentucky, January 1944.
    Douglass, Harlan Paul (1944)
    Louisville.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky, Louisville; Urban
  • Effect of the Geography of the Appalachian Highland Upon the Economic, Social, and Religious Life of the Kentucky Mountaineers.
    Nofcier, William Lincoln (1921)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Northwestern University.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Kentucky; United States, Appalachia
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