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  • Salt Lake City's Main Street Plaza Controversy
    Monson, J. Quin, and Kara L. Norman (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. 173-194.

    Account of a 1998-2004 controversy over sale of land in downtown Salt Lake City to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

    Associated Search Terms: Urban; Conflict; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Mormon, U.S.A.
  • The Mormon Practice of Plural Marriage: The Social Construction of Religious Identity and Commitment.
    Cornwall, Marie, and Laga Van Beek (1995)
    In Mary Jo Neitz and Marion S. Goldman (eds.), Sex, Lies and Sanctity: Religion and Deviance in Contemporary North America. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 13-35.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Women; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Mormon; Polygyny
  • The Angel and the Beehive: The Mormon Struggle with Assimilation.
    Mauss, Armand L. (1994)
    Urbana: University of Illinois Press.

    Traces a trend away from assimilation over the previous 40 years of Mormon history.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Social participation; United States, California, San Francisco Bay Area; Sect; Assimilation; Mormon; Orthodoxy (doctrinal)
  • A Note on Liberalism and Alienation in Jewish Life.
    Gephart, Jerry C., Michael A. Siegel, and James E. Fletcher (1974)
    Jewish Social Studies 36:3/4: 327-329.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Salt Lake City Jews; focuses on a proposed merger of Reform & Conservative congregations. Reform males were opposed.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecumenism; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Merger; Jewish, Reform, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Jewish, Conservative, U.S.A.
  • The Growth and Distribution of the Mormon and Non-Mormon Populations in Salt Lake City.
    Wright, Paul A. (1970)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Urban; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Mormon, U.S.A.; United States, Utah; Demography
  • Mormonism and Minorities.
    Mauss, Armand L. (1970)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, University of California, Berkeley; Richmond: University of California Press, 1974.

    Analyzes 3 1960s questionnaire data sets from the San Francisco Bay Area & Salt Lake City, to determine whether specific Mormon beliefs about Jews, African Americans, & native Americans correlate with positive & negative prejudices.

    Associated Search Terms: Prejudice; United States, California, San Francisco Bay Area; Mormon; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City
  • Temple Versus Nontemple Marriages in Utah: Some Demographic Considerations.
    Christensen, Harold T., and Kenneth L. Cannon (1964)
    Social Science 39:1: 26-33.

    Studies 1905-51 marriages in the Salt Lake City area.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon, U.S.A.; United States, Utah, Salt Lake City; Marriage
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