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  • Religious Interests in Community Collaboration. The Quiet Fight for Health Care in South Omaha.
    Crawford, Sue E.S. (2007)
    In Paul A. Djupe and Laura R. Olson (eds.) Religious Interests in Community Conflict. Beyond the Culture Wars, Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, pp. 103-122.

    Examines clergy establishing a health ministry in south Omaha.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Nebraska, Omaha; Medical; Health; Activism
  • The Public Perception of "Cults" and "New Religious Movements."
    Olson, Paul J. (2006)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 45:1: 97-106.

    Based on a 2003 telephone interview data from Nebraska.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Nebraska; New religions; Prejudice
  • Religious Homogamy and Marital Happiness.
    Ortega, Suzanne T., Hugh P. Whitt, and J. Allen Williams (1988)
    Journal of Family Issues 9:2: 224-239.

    Analyzes 1981 interview data from Nebraska; finds no relationship between Protestant/Catholic homogamy & maital happiness.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Marriage; United States, Nebraska; Catholic, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.
  • Religious Awakenings and Status Politics: Sources of Support for the New Religious Right.
    Harper, Charles L., and Kevin Leicht (1984)
    Sociological Analysis 45:4: 339-353.

    Analyzes Nebraska questionnaire data from United Church of Christ, Disciples of Christ, & Assembly of God members; shows support for Moral Majority stands correlating more with religious & cultural factors than threatened status.

    Associated Search Terms: Status politics; Politics, U.S.A.; Disciples of Christ; Moral Majority; United Church of Christ; United States, Nebraska; Assemblies of God
  • Cults and Communities: The Community Interfaces of Three Marginal Religious Movements.
    Harper, Charles L. (1982)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 21:1: 26-38.

    The Unification Church in Omaha, seeking societal change, faces conflict. Scientology, seeking legitimacy for client-centered activity, engages in pre-emptive action. The Assembly, a youth Evangelical group, faces conflict but seems to lack relevance.

    Associated Search Terms: Assembly; Unification Church, U.S.A.; Scientology, U.S.A.; Community study; United States, Nebraska, Omaha
  • The Demographic Environment and Church Membership Change.
    Hadaway, Christopher Kirk (1981)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 20:1: 77-89.

    Examines impact of 1960-70 changes within census tracts, on membership in mainline Protestant congregations in 4 American cities.

    Associated Search Terms: Demography; United States, Nebraska, Omaha; United States, Tennessee, Memphis; United States, Ohio, Columbus; United States, Massachusetts, Springfield; Urban; Membership
  • Religiosity and Social Distance: A Community Study.
    Kupke, Harold George (1971)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Nebraska. [DA 32:2 A, p. 1102]

    Analyzes interview data from a Midwest U.S. urban community; church attendance, orthodoxy, & intrinsic/extrinsic religion did not predict opposition to Jewish or African American neighbors.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Community study; Practice; Intrinsic/extrinsic; Prejudice, anti-Semitism; Prejudice, racial; United States, Nebraska, Lincoln
  • Religious Preference and Worldly Success: An Empirical Test in a Midwestern City.
    Crowley, James W., and John A. Ballweg (1971)
    Sociological Analysis 32:2: 71-80.

    Analyzes 1966 interview data from Omaha fathers of school children about their & their own fathers' occupations; shows protestants achieving higher occupational & economic status than Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; United States, Nebraska, Omaha; Protestant Ethic; Protestant, U.S.A.; Stratification; Economic
  • Status and Mobility of Catholics vis--vis Several Protestant Denominations: More Evidence.
    Bode, Jerry G. (1970)
    Sociological Quarterly 11:1: 103-111.

    analyzes 1967 interview data from a Nebraska sample.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, U.S.A.; United States, Nebraska; Catholic, U.S.A.; Mobility (vertical)
  • An Analysis of Community Adjustment: A Case Study of Jansen, Nebraska.
    Miller, D. Paul (1955)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Nebraska.

    In Ch. 7, the author recounts the histories of the churches in the village.

    Associated Search Terms: Community study; Adjustment; Historical; Mennonite, U.S.A.; United States, Nebraska, Jansen; Adaptation; Case study
  • An Ecological Study of Four Lincoln Churches.
    Harlan, William Harrell (1940)
    Unpublished Master's thesis, University of Nebraska.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Nebraska, Lincoln; Ecology
  • Study of Rituals and Ceremonies of Negroes in Omaha.
    Rowland, Ida (1938)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Omaha University.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Nebraska, Omaha; African Americans; Ritual
  • Social Ministry in an American City: A Recreational Survey of the Churches in Omaha. (Bulletin, Vol. 1, No. 1)
    Sullenger, Thomas Earl (1923)
    Omaha: University of Omaha.

    Associated Search Terms: Social services; United States, Nebraska, Omaha; Urban
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