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  • The Effects of Professional Training: The Social and Religious Capital Acquired in Seminaries.
    Finke, Roger, and Kevin D. Dougherty (2002)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41:1: 103-120.

    Seminary education provides social capital (networks) & religious capital (knowledge & attachment), both distinct from congregational networks & piety. Analyzes 1994 data from Milwaukee clergy & '96 theology school survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Seminarians; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Clergy; Seminary; Education
  • Filled with Spirit and Power. Protestant Clergy in Politics.
    Olson, Laura R. (2000)
    Albany: State University of New York Press.

    Interview study of the political activism of clergy in Milwaukee.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Clergy; Community study; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Activism
  • A Time for Every Purpose: Updating and Extending Blizzard's Survey on Clergy Time Allocation.
    Brunette-Hill, Sandi, and Roger Finke (1999)
    Review of Religious Research 41: 48-63.

    Updates Blizzard's study of time use by clergy & extends it to sectarian & Catholic clergy, who resemble one another in time use more than they resemble liberal Protestant clergy.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Clergy role; Typology; Blizzard, Samuel W.
  • The 1996 Jewish Community Study of Greater Milwaukee.
    Sheskin, Ira M. (1996)
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Jewish Federation.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Jewish, U.S.A.; Community study
  • Religio-ethnic Effects on Attainments in the Early Career.
    Stryker, Robin (1981)
    American Sociological Review 46:2: 212-231.

    Analyzes 1975 follow-up survey data from 1957 white high school seniors in Wisconsin & a Milwaukee subsample; focuses on later education & first job. Uses denominational & ethnic categories.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Methodist, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Education; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Achievement; United States, Wisconsin; Protestant, U.S.A.; Ethnic; Stratification
  • Religiosity and Prejudice: An Interdimensional Analysis.
    Cygnar, Thomas E., Cardell K. Jacobson, and Donald L. Noel (1977)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 16:2: 183-191.

    Analyzes data from white students at a Catholic high school in Milwaukee.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Students, secondary; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Catholic, U.S.A.; Prejudice
  • Needs Felt by the Clergy for Ministries to the Aging.
    Moberg, David O. (1975)
    The Gerontologist 15:2: 170-175.

    Survey data from clergy in the Milwaukee area show clergy lack but desire training for ministry to the elderly.

    Associated Search Terms: Gerontology; Clergy role; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Clergy
  • Croissance, Développement et Fin d'une Secte Conversioniste: Les Jesus People de Milwaukee.
    Jacobson, Cardell K., and Thomas J. Pilarzyk (1974)
    Social Compass 21:3: 255-268.

    The sect failed to routinize the affective & instrumental roles of its charismatic leader or to socialize its converts because of eagerness to expand.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Routinization; Jesus movement; Jesus People; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • A Study of Orthodoxy in Milwaukee: Social Characteristics, Beliefs, and Observances.
    Polsky, Howard W. (1958)
    In Marshall Sklare (ed.) The Jews: Social Patterns of an American Group. Glencoe, Illinois: Free Press, pp. 325-335.

    Analyzes 1955-56 interview data.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.
  • The Great Defense: A Study of Jewish Orthodoxy in Milwaukee.
    Polsky, Howard (1956)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation,University of Wisconsin.

    Institutional histories; a Guttman Scale of Orthodoxy. Based on telephone interviews of Orthodox synagogue members, concludes that Orthodoxy in Milwaukee will decline, losing younger members to Conservative Judaism.

    Associated Search Terms: Scale; United States, Wisconsin, Milwaukee; Jewish, Orthodox, U.S.A.; Community study
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