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  • Sport.
    Mathisen, James A. (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 285-303.

    Associated Search Terms: Sport; Y.M.C.A.
  • Organizational Change:The Political Economy of YMCA.
    Zald, Mayer N. (1970)
    Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

    Historical sociology of the Y.M.C.A. in America & case study of the Y.M.C.A. of Chicago. Based on 1961-64 & '67 observations & interviews.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Y.M.C.A.; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Participant observation
  • From Evangelism to General Services: The Transformation of the YMCA.
    Zald, Mayer N., and Patricia Denton (1963)
    Adminsitrative Science Quarterly 8:2: 214-234.

    The original broad goals & decentralized structure of the YMCA gave it the flexibility to change as it met new conditions.

    Associated Search Terms: Y.M.C.A.; Organization; Change
  • A Young Men's Christian Association in Raleigh, North Carolina: A Study in Social Stratification.
    Uzzell, Odell (1951)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Ohio State University.

    Associated Search Terms: Y.M.C.A.; United States, North Carolina, Raleigh; Stratification
  • The Religious Beliefs of Youth.
    Ross, Murray G. (1950)
    New York: Association Press.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from "constituents" of the Y.M.C.A. in the U.S. (mostly 18-29 year old men), with an intensive interview follow-up of some.

    Associated Search Terms: Youth; God, image of; Y.M.C.A.; Belief
  • How Shall Country Youth Be Served? A Study of the "Rural" Work of Certain National Character-Building Agencies.
    Douglass, Harlan Paul (1926)
    New York: George H. Doran

    Describes the Y.M.C.A., Y.W.C.A., Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Camp Fire Girls, & Extension Clubs in 53 rural American counties.

    Associated Search Terms: Children; Adolescents; Socialization; Y.M.C.A.; Y.W.C.A.
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