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Redefining Clerical and Audience Authority in the Architecture of Urban Revivals

Jeanne Halgren Kilde

in When Church Became Theatre: The Transformation of Evangelical Architecture and Worship in Nineteenth-Century America

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195143416
eISBN:
9780199834372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195143418.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

Examines the impact of early nineteenth‐century revivalism on church space and argues that the progenitors of the late nineteenth‐century auditorium churches were the theater‐like buildings used ... More


Faithful Measures: New Methods in the Measurement of Religion

Rober Finke and Christopher D. Bader (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479875214
eISBN:
9781479897629
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479875214.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

Faithful Measures is a venture into the art and science of measuring religion in everyday life. This book evaluates new and existing measures of religion as well as unveils new methods for tapping ... More


Types and Intensities of Fear

Stephen Farrall, Jonathan Jackson, and Emily Gray

in Social Order and the Fear of Crime in Contemporary Times

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199540815
eISBN:
9780191701191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199540815.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides a quantitative investigation of a new approach to the fear of crime — modelling as it does types and intensities of fear. It presents the headline findings from the old and new ... More


Conclusion: Lessons Learned, Challenges Remaining

Roger Finke and Christopher D. Bader

in Faithful Measures: New Methods in the Measurement of Religion

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781479875214
eISBN:
9781479897629
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479875214.003.0014
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies

This chapter reviews the major lessons learned from the new approaches and technologies utilized by the authors of each chapter. First, the authors discuss the urgent need for new measures in the ... More


Does Unemployment Insurance Change the Selection into Entrepreneurship?

Johan Hombert, Antoinette Schoar, David Sraer, and David Thesmar

in Measuring Entrepreneurial Businesses: Current Knowledge and Challenges

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226454078
eISBN:
9780226454108
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226454108.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

The French Reform of 2003, documented in prior research, led to 25% increase in supply of newly created firms. The question we investigate in this article is whether it led to a significant reduction ... More


Attitudes to gender roles

Margret Fine-Davis

in Changing Gender Roles and Attitudes to Family Formation in Ireland

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719096969
eISBN:
9781526115362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096969.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

One of the prime questions which the present study addressed was whether or not changes in gender role attitudes and behaviour were affecting family formation. Because gender role attitudes and ... More


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