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Religion, work, and inequality / edited by Lisa A. Keister, John McCarthy, and Roger Fink.

Other author/creatorKeister, Lisa, editor.
Other author/creatorMcCarthy, John.
Other author/creatorFink, Roger.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBingley, UK : Emerald Group Pub Limited, 2012.
Descriptionxvi, 397 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Research in the sociology of work, v.23
Research in the sociology of work. ^A1141624
Contents Part 1: Patterns of religious stratification -- Religious stratification in America / James D. Davidson and Ralph E. Pyle -- Did the religious group socioeconomic ranking change leading into the great recession? / Stephanie Clintonia Boddie, Rebekah P. Massengill and Anne Fengyan Shi -- Conservative Protestants, early transitions to adulthood, and the intergenerational transmission of class / Scott T. Fitzgerald and Jennifer L. Glass -- Part II: Religion, occupations, and wealth -- Religion and the American occupational structure / Darren E. Sherkat -- Socially responsible investing and the power to do good: whose dollars are being heard? / Jared L. Peifer -- Religion and wealth across generations / Lisa A. Keister -- Part III: Religion and education -- Parental religiosity and children's educational attainment in the United States / Gregory M. Eirich -- Religious nonaffiliation and schooling: The educational trajectory of three types of religious "nones" / Rebekah P. Massengill and Carol Ann Macgregor -- Religious affiliation, college degree attainment, and religious switching / Christopher P. Scheitle and Buster G. Smith -- No money, no honey, no church: the deinstitutionalization of religion among the white working class / W. Bradford Wilcox, Andrew J. Cherlin, Jeremy E. Ueckler and Matthew Messel -- Part IV: the role of congregations -- Race, class, congregational embeddedness, and civic and political participation / Philip Schwadel -- Mega, medium and mini: size and the socioeconomic status composition of the American Protestant churches / David E. Eagle -- Part V: Religion and stratification across national borders -- Social stratification and church attendance in contemporary Italy / Gabriele Ballarino and Cristiano Vezzoni -- Religion, religiosity, and cultural stratification: theoretical links and empirical evidence / Tally Katz-Gerro and Mads Meier Jaeger -- Part VI: Expanding research methods -- A new approach for studying stratification and religion: Early results from a national internet-based field experiment study of U.S. churches / Michael Wallace, Bradley R.E. Wright, Christine Zozula, Stacy Missari, Christopher M. Donnelly and Annie Scola Wisnesky.

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