2019 FINAL PROGRAM


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Saturday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
K- SSSR: Measuring Religion
Room: Virtual Room 3
Explaining cross-country noninvariance of individual religiosity measures with religious, cultural, and political indicators
Alisa Remizova, Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences, Institute of Sociology and Social Psychology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany (remizova@wiso.uni-koeln.de)
Analytical approach: The impact of the religious change on the social cohesion in Latin America
Ignacio Cáceres, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (icacere1@uc.cl)
BAYESIAN MODELS FOR CONGREGATIONAL DATA
Simon Brauer, University of Michigan (sgbrauer@umich.edu)
Counter-Intuition in Christian Conversion Rates: A Statistical Critique of the Religious Market Model
David Hannan, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary/Center for the Study of Global Christianity (dhannan@gordonconwell.edu)
K- SSSR: Secularizations and desecularizations: Individual and collective, peaceful and violent: Part 1
Room: Virtual Room 7
Organizer: Vyacheslav Karpov, Western Michigan University (v.karpov@wmich.edu)
Secularization and Self-actualization
Benjamin Beit-Hallahmi, University of Haifa (benny@psy.haifa.ac.il)
Secularization and desecularization: generational comparisons
Ariela Keysar, Trinity College (akeysar@aol.com)
Marx’s theory of religion and its role in violent secularizations under Marxist regimes.
Vyacheslav Karpov, Western Michigan University (v.karpov@wmich.edu)
K- SSSR: The Eastern Orthodox Church: Local, Global, and Comparative Perspectives on Contemporary Issues
Room: Virtual Room 5
Organizer/Convener: Frances Kostarelos, Governors State University (fkostarelos@govst.edu)
Instruments of the Devil in the service of God
Eleni Tseligka, Aston University Birmingham (etseligka@yahoo.com)
Ecclesiastical Challenges in the Orthodox Church of Greece: Civil Society and the Body of Christ
Evi Voulgaraki-Pissina, Theological School National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (evangelia.voulgaraki@gmail.com)
Disability East and West: A Romanian Orthodox Perspective
Petre Maican, UCLouvain, Belgium (petre.maican@gmail.com)
A CHURCH OF LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL CHALLENGES: FAITH AND LEADERSHIP IN 21ST CENTURY RUSSIAN ORTHODOXY
Jerry G. Pankhurst, Wittenberg University (jpankhurst@wittenberg.edu)
Co-Author: Alar Kilp, University of Tartu (Estonia)
K- SSSR: Researching African Transnational Pentecostalism: A Critical Exploration of Pertinent Conceptual and Methodological Issues
Room: Virtual Room 8
Organizer: Abel Ugba, University of Leeds, United Kingdom (abelugba@yahoo.co.uk)
Visual Methods: A Methodology of Unfolding Qualitative Data
Henrietta Nyamnjoh, University of Cape Town, South Africa (henrietta.nyamnjoh@uct.ac.za (hmambo@gmail.com))
Investigating African Pentecostalism: The Problems, Prospects and Rewards of a Multi-sited Ethnography
Robert Kuloba, Kyambogo University, Kampala, Uganda (rkuloba@kyu.ac.ug (robert_kuloba@yahoo.com))
A Thousand Ways to See, Know and Co-create Knowledge: Exploring an Interdisciplinary Approach to the Study of an African Transnational Religion
Abel Ugba, University of Leeds, United Kingdom (abelugba@yahoo.co.uk)
K- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Birth Control Battles
Room: Virtual Room 6
Organizer/Convener: Tricia Bruce, University of Notre Dame (tbruce@nd.edu)
Author: Melissa Wilde, University of Pennsylvania (mwilde@sas.upenn.edu)
Participants
Rachel Rinaldo, University of Colorado Boulder (rachel.rinaldo@colorado.edu)
Richard Pitt, University of California San Diego (rpitt@ucsd.edu)
Jenny Trinitapoli, University of Chicago (jennytrini@uchicago.edu)
K- SSSR: Religion, Youth, Education, and Health
Room: Virtual Room 1
Faith in Business: Christian Undergraduates’ Perception of Business as a College Major
Adele Harrison, California Baptist University (aharrison@calbaptist.edu)
Co-Author: Wendy L., Martin
OM Chanting and Mental Health: A Scientific Perspective of Religious Discourse
Rajnish Chandra Tripathi, Government Girls' Degree College, DLW, Varanasi (MGKVP University) (rajnishtripathi82@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Shabana Bano, Banaras Hindu University, (BHU) Varanasi, INDIA
Causes and Consequences of Non-Response Bias: Findings from the Notre Dame Undergraduate Religion and Spirituality Longitudinal Study
Kraig Beyerlein, University of Notre Dame (kbeyerl1@nd.edu)
Co-Author 1: Michael Wood, Brigham Young University
Co-Author 2: Audra Dugandzic, University of Notre Dame
Religion, Public Schools & International Development in El Salvador
Steve Offutt, Asbury Theological Seminary (stephen.offutt@asburyseminary.edu)
K- SSSR: Religion, Gender, and Gender Violence
Room: Virtual Room 2
The role of women in parish churches: essential or irrelevant. The case of Chiclayo, a Peruvian provincial Northern city
veronique Lecaros, PUCP (vgauthier@pucp.pe)
Co-Author: Cesar Piscoya, PUCP
Feminine Jurisprudence: A Quest for Islamic Justice
Samaneh Oladi Ghadikolaei, Virginia Commonwealth University (soladighadiko@vcu.edu)
Connections Between Intimate Language and Intimate Partner Violence in Contemporary Worship Music
Anneli Loepp Thiessen, University of Ottawa (aloeppthiessen@gmail.com)
Stategies for the Embodiment of Gender Equality among Religious Women in the Post-Communist Lithuania
Milda Alisauskiene, Vytautas Magnus University (milda.alisauskiene@vdu.lt)
K- SSSR+RRA: Applied Research
Room: Virtual Room 4
Parable of Talents: How North Korea-related, Faith-Based Workers respond to Enhanced Sanctions and a Global Pandemic
Joseph Yi, Hanyang (joyichicago@yahoo.com)
The Ecology of Fear: Pequots and Puritans, 1636-1637
Stephen Glazier, Yale University (stephen.glazier@yale.edu)
Examining the Influence that Colleges and Universities' Religious Affiliation has on Social Work Education
Edward Polson, Baylor University (clay_polson@baylor.edu)
Co-Author: Holly Oxhandler, Baylor University
Catholic Parish Dioceses Relationships
Catherine Hoegeman, Missouri State University (choegeman@missouristate.edu)
Saturday, October 16, 9:45 AM - 11:15 AM
L- SSSR: Religion and Justice
Room: Virtual Room 3
Gender, Genocide and the Transmission of Trauma Across Generations
Janet Jacobs, University of Colorado (jacobsjl@colorado.edu)
Clergy Responses to Preaching and Social Issues: 2017 and 2021
Leah Schade, Lexington Theological Seminary (lschade@lextheo.edu)
Co-Author 1: Amanda Wilson Harper, Tarleton State University
Co-Author 2: Wayne Thompson, Carthage College
Religion in prison
Solange Lefebvre, University of Montreal (solange.lefebvre@umontreal.ca)
Race and Excessive Use of Police Force: Religious Context as the Moderator
Fanhao Nie, Valdosta State University (fnie@valdosta.edu)
L- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Catholic Activism Today: Individual Transformation and the Struggle for Social Justice
Room: Virtual Room 6
Organizer/Convener: Bridget Ritz, University of Notre Dame (bridget.ritz@nd.edu)
Author: Maureen Day, Franciscan School of Theology (maureenday@fst.edu)
Participants
Tricia Bruce, University of Notre Dame (tbruce@nd.edu)
Linda Kawentel, University of Notre Dame (lkawente@nd.edu)
James Cavendish, University of South Florida (jcavendi@usf.edu)
Richard Wood, University of New Mexico (rlwood@unm.edu)
L- SSSR: Sacred Things in Secular Spaces
Room: Virtual Room 7
Organizer/Convener: Ruth Braunstein, University of Connecticut (ruth.braunstein@uconn.edu)
The Six Sacred Aspects of Body Bequeathal
Amy Lawton, University of Connecticut (amy.lawton@uconn.edu)
When Taxpaying Becomes Sacred
Ruth Braunstein, University of Connecticut (ruth.braunstein@uconn.edu)
“We Came Here to Be Courageous”: Mourning Rituals in Secular Music Spaces
Grace Yukich, Quinnipiac University (grace.yukich@quinnipiac.edu)
The World is a Mission Field: Missionary Mobilization and the Evangelical Global Imaginary
Daniel Winchester, Purdue University (dwinches@purdue.edu)
L- SSSR+RRA: Religion and Health
Room: Virtual Room 1
Does Spiritual Intelligence (SI) Exist? A Theoretical Investigation of a Tool Useful for Finding the Meaning of Life
Katarzyna Skrzypińska, Katarzyna Skrzypińska (psyks@ug.edu.pl)
Stigma towards mental illness and substance use disorder in faith communities
Christopher Jacobi, The Catholic University of America (jacobi@cua.edu)
Co-Author 1: Jennifer Charles, The Catholic University of America
Co-Author 2: Brandon Vaidyanathan, The Catholic University of America
Disability East and West: A Romanian Perspective
Petre Maican, UCLouvain (petre.maican@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Petre Maican,
L- SSSR: Religion and Media
Room: Virtual Room 2
The Religious Roots of Information Revolution
Robert Woodberry, Baylor University (rdwoodberry@gmail.com)
Navigating hyperspace. A comparative analysis of priests’ use of Facebook.
Peter Lah, Pontifical Gregorian University (lah@unigre.it)
The effect of the pandemic on religious communities. The new digital scenario era.
Silvia Pascual, Blanquerna Observatory on Media, Religion and Culture (silviapf2@blanquerna.url.edu)
Co-Author: Míriam Díez, Blanquerna Observatory on Media, Religion and Culture
“Seeing God on the Screen”: Media and The Changing African Christian Landscape
Ruth Amwe, Princeton Theological Seminary (ruth.amwe@ptsem.edu)
L- SSSR: Religion in India: Demography of change, conversion, son preference, and god beliefs
Room: Virtual Room 5
Organizer: Conrad Hackett, Pew Research Center (chackett@pewresearch.org)
Convener: Omkar Joshi, Pew Research Center (jomkar@gmail.com)
The Religious Composition of India
Stephanie Kramer, Pew Research Center (skramer@pewresearch.org)
Religion Conversion in India
Neha Sahgal, Pew Research Center (nsahgal@pewresearch.org)
Co-Author 1: Ariana Salazar, Pew Research Center
Co-Author 2: Jonathan Evans, Pew Research Center
Co-Author 3: Manolo Corichi Gomez, Pew Research Center
Co-Author 4: KJ Starr, Pew Research Center
Sex imbalance at birth in India: Does religion play a role?
Yunping Tong, Pew Research Center (ytong@pewresearch.org)
One God, many Gods or something else? Indian Hindu beliefs on divinity
Jonathan Evans, Pew Research Center (jevans@pewresearch.org)
L- SSSR: Racialized Religion and Anti-Asian Racism: South Asian American Perspectives
Room: Virtual Room 4
Organizer: Jerry Park, Baylor University (jerry_park@baylor.edu)
Racialized Religions and the South Asian Muslim American Experience
Nazli Kibria, Boston University (nkibria@bu.edu)
Who “Counts” as Asian and What Constitutes Anti-Asian Racism: Exploring South Asian Sikh, Muslim, and Hindu Collective Action
Sharan Kaur Mehta, Rice University (skm8@rice.edu)
Religion in the service of racism: Bringing violence against South Asian Americans into discussions of religion
Bandana Purkayastha, University of Connecticut (bandana.purkayastha@uconn.edu)
Co-Author: Anjana Narayan, California State University Pomona
Racism + Islamophobia: South Asian American Perceptions of Discrimination in 2021
Jerry Park, Baylor University (jerry_park@baylor.edu)
L- SSSR+RRA: Religion, Gender and Queer Identities
Room: Virtual Room 8
Homosexuality, Same-Sex Marriage, and the Clergy of the Finnish Lutheran Church
Laura Kallatsa, University of Eastern Finland (laura.kallatsa@uef.fi)
Co-Author: Laura Kallatsa, University of Eastern Finland
One in Three Women: A Comparison of How Christianity, Hinduism, and Islam Impact Violence Against Women Worldwide
David von Schlichten, Seton Hill University (vonschlichten@setonhill.edu)
Domestic violence and the Anglican Church of Australia: three studies of intimate partner violence and the role of the church
Ruth Powell, NCLS Research/Charles Sturt University (rpowell@ncls.org.au)
Co-Author 1: Ruth Powell, NCLS Research/Charles Sturt University
Co-Author 2: Miriam Pepper, NCLS Research/Charles Sturt University
Saturday, October 16, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
M- SSSR: Religion and Education
Room: Virtual Room 3
Do Children Perform Better in Religious Schools? Evidence From Population Data
Deni Mazrekaj, University of Oxford (deni.mazrekaj@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Christiaan Monden, christiaan.monden@sociology.ox.ac.uk
Betwixt and Between – A Metaxological Theory of Culture for a New Paradigm in the Anthropology of Religion
Douglas Anderson, University of the People (studyphilosophy@gmail.com)
A New Founding Father for the Sociology of Religion: Marcel Mauss
François Gauthier, Université de Fribourg, Switzerland (francois.gauthier@unifr.ch)
M- SSSR: Experiencing Religion
Room: Virtual Room 8
Decentering knowledge. The contribution of the posthumanities to the scientific study of religion in the Global Age
ILARIA BIANO, Independent (ilariabiano@gmail.com)
Perception of Islam and Relational Orientations of Hindu, Muslim and Christian Religious Groups in India and the United States
Shabana Bano, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, India (banoshabana@rediffmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Lauren Crane, Wittenberg University, Ohio, United States
Co-Author 2: Ramesh Chandra Mishra, Banaras Hindu University, (BHU) Varanasi, INDIA
Freedom from the Inside: Islamic Cultivations of Agency and Selfhood Among Converts to Sufi Islam
Feyza Akova, University of Notre Dame (fakova@nd.edu)
Co-Author: Feyza Akova, fakova@nd.edu
M- SSSR: Demography and Religion: Counting Christians in China, Jews in the U.S. & Living Patterns Around the World
Room: Virtual Room 5
Organizer: Conrad Hackett, Pew Research Center (chackett@pewresearch.org)
How many Christians are there in China?
Yunping Tong, Pew Research Center (ytong@pewresearch.org)
Reassessing the Size of the U.S. Jewish Population: Evidence from a 2020 Pew Research Center survey
Conrad Hackett, Pew Research Center (chackett@pewresearch.org)
Co-Author: Jacob Ausubel, Pew Research Center
Religion and living arrangements around the world
Stephanie Kramer, Pew Research Center (skramer@pewresearch.org)
How common are “aside from religion” identities aside from Judaism?
Jacob Ausubel, Pew Research Center (jausubel@pewresearch.org)
Co-Author: Conrad Hackett, Pew Research Center
M- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Empathy Beyond US Borders: The Challenges of Transnational Civic Engagement
Room: Virtual Room 6
Organizer/Convener: Kraig Beyerlein, University of Notre Dame (kbeyerl1@nd.edu)
Author: Gary Adler, Pennsylvania State University (gja13@psu.edu)
Participants
Shai Dromi, Harvard University (shai.dromi@g.harvard.edu)
Kraig Beyerlein, University of Notre Dame (kbeyerl1@nd.edu)
Grace Yukich, Quinnipiac University (grace.yukich@quinnipiac.edu)
Ruth Braunstein, University of Connecticut (ruth.braunstein@uconn.edu)
M- SSSR: Religion, Politics, and Boundary Making
Room: Virtual Room 2
Political Heretics: Why Religious Voters Defect
Levi Allen, University of Notre Dame (lallen5@nd.edu)
Muslim Religiosity and Ethnic Tolerance in Central Asia: Assessing the Role of Muslim Religiosity in Kyrgyz Acceptance of Russians and Uzbeks Living in Kyrgyzstan
David Nolle, National Coalition of Independent Scholars (dbnolle@frontiernet.net)
Co-Author: Regina Faranda, U.S. Department of State
Religion and Willingness to Fight for One's Country: Armenia and Azerbaijan as Case studies
Kenneth Vaughan, University of Connecticut (kenneth.r.vaughan@uconn.edu)
Co-Author: Natalie Elizabeth Kasir, University of Connecticut
The Jewish Question and A Masonic Answer: Secrecy as Solution to the Problems of Liberal Separation
Graham Hill, University of Bern Institute of Sociology (graham.hill@soz.unibe.ch)
M- SSSR: Religion and Family
Room: Virtual Room 1
Relational Spirituality: Does It Work for Couples?
Ilya Okhotnikov, McNeese State University (iokhotnikov@mcneese.edu)
Co-Author 1: Ilya Okhotnikov, McNeese State University
Co-Author 2: Nathan Wood, University of Kentucky
Determinants of fertility by religiosity: a life course approach
Marion Burkimsher, University of Lausanne, Switzerland (drmarionb@gmail.com)
Trajectories of Religious Change from Adolescence through the Transition to Adulthood: Four Dimensions of Religiosity
George Hayward, The Pennsylvania State University (gmh5077@psu.edu)
M- SSSR: Racialized Religion and Anti-Asian Racism: Preliminary Findings
Room: Virtual Room 4
Organizer: Jerry Park, Baylor University (jerry_park@baylor.edu)
Religion and Perceptions of Discrimination Among Asian Americans in 2017 and 2021
Janelle Wong, University of Maryland, College Park (janellew@umd.edu)
Why are Minority Millennials and Gen Z Leaving the Church? Examining the Role of Religion with the Rise of Anti-Asian Hate Crime, COVID, and “Karen”
Aprilfaye Manalang, Norfolk State University (atmanalang@nsu.edu)
Comparing Types of Perceived Discrimination Among Asian Americans: Accounting for Religion
Joyce Chang, Baylor University (joyce_chang1@baylor.edu)
Co-Author: Jerry Park, jerry_park@baylor.edu
Religion and anti-Asian discrimination pre and post-COVID
Joshua Tom, Seattle Pacific University (jtom@spu.edu)
M- SSSR: Teaching the Sociology of Religion
Room: Virtual Room 7
Organizer: Buster Smith, Catawba College (bgsmith@catawba.edu)
See above
Nicolette Manglos Weber, Boston University (nmw1@bu.edu)
See Above
Rachel Ellis, University of Missouri-St. Louis (rellis@umsl.edu)
See Above
Jaime Kucinskas, Hamilton College (jkucinsk@hamilton.edu)
See Above
Brandon Martinez, Providence College (bmartine@providence.edu)
Saturday, October 16, 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
N- SSSR: Parish Research 1
Room: Virtual Room 7
Organizer/Convener: Pierre Hegy, Adelphi University (pierre.hegy@gmail.com)
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Bob Dixon, University of Divinity, Australia (redixon01@gmail.com)
Worship as social drama in a local parish
Pierre Hegy, Adelphi.edu (pierre.hegy@gmail.com)
How do mixed institutions affect the transmission of clericalism?
Anthony J. Pogorelc, St. Mary's University, San Antonio (apogorelc@stmarytx.edu)
The role of women in parish churches: essential or irrelevant. The case of Chiclayo, a Peruvian provincial Northern city.
Véronique Lecaros, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (vgauthier@pucp.pe)
N- SSSR: Secularizations and desecularizations: Individual and collective, peaceful and violent: Part 2
Room: Virtual Room 6
Organizer: Vyacheslav Karpov, Western Michigan University (v.karpov@wmich.edu)
Explaining the Operationalization of Religion in American Foreign Policy: Desecularizing actors, discourses and processes
Gregorio Bettiza, University of Exeter (g.bettiza@exeter.ac.uk)
The Desecularization of Conflict: Exploring the Intersection of Religion and War in the post-Communist Space
Christopher Marsh, Joint Special Operations University (christopher.marsh.civ@socom.mil)
Military Religion
Yagil Levy, The Open University of Israel (yagil.levy@gmail.com)
N- SRRR: Virtual Professional Development Panel - Navigating the Job Market
Room: Virtual Room 8
Organizer: David Searcy, Cameron Univeristy (dsearcy@cameron.edu)
David Searcy, Cameron Univeristy (dsearcy@cameron.edu)
Becka Alper, Pew Research Center (balper@pewresearch.org)
Eric McDaniel, University of Texas (emcdaniel@austin.utexas.edu)
Joshua Tom, Seattle Pacific University (jtom@spu.edu)
N- SSSR: Religion and COVID-19 in a Global Context
Room: Virtual Room 3
What does the Church of England’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic reveal about its relationship with science?
Alex Fry, Durham University (alex.d.fry@durham.ac.uk)
Co-Author: Alex Fry, Durham University
Searching for comfort in religion: insecurity and religiosity during (and after?) the COVID-19 pandemic in Italy
Francesco Molteni, University of Milan, Department of Social and Political Sciences (francesco.molteni@unimi.it)
Co-Author 1: Riccardo Ladini, University of Milan, Department of Social and Political Sciences
Co-Author 2: Ferruccio Biolcati, University of Milan, Department of Social and Political Sciences
Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Religiosity in Germany
Eylem Kanol, WZB Berlin Social Science Center (eylem.kanol@wzb.eu)
Co-Author: Ines Michalowski, University of Münster
Religion in the time of COVID-19. Between integration and disintegration on the example of the academic community in Poland
Ewa Stachowska, University of Warsaw (ewa.stachowska@uw.edu.pl)
Co-Author: Ewa Stachowska, University of Warsaw
N- RRA Author Meets Critics: Identity and Social Networks: A Case of Chinese Graduate Students in the United States
Room: Virtual Room 5
Organizer/Convener: Cynthia Zhang, Evergreen Campus LLC (cynthiazhang7@gmail.com)
Author: Cynthia (Baiqing) Zhang, Evergreen Campus LLC (cynthiazhang7@gmail.com)
Participants
Fenggang Yang, Purdue University (fyang@purdue.edu)
Natalia Ruiz Junco, Auburn University (ncr0007@auburn.edu)
N- SSSR: Religion, Race, and Immigrant Experience
Room: Virtual Room 1
Ethnic Inequalities and the Muslim Penalty: Labour Market Dynamics of Ethno-Religious Groups in Britain
Samir Sweida-Metwally, University of Bristol (samir.sweida-metwally@bristol.ac.uk)
Muslim Families on the Move: A Culturally Integrative Approach to Family Violence
Catherine Holtmann, University of New Brunswick (cathy.holtmann@unb.ca)
A Church in Transition: How a Historically Black Church is Negotiating the Transition to Becoming ‘Multicultural’
Anna Stamborski, Princeton Theological Seminary (anna.stamborski@ptsem.edu)
Developing “Thick Skin”: The Racialized Experiences of U.S. Religious Cross-Cultural Workers serving with PWIs in International Settings
Lindsey Huang, Cook School of Intercultural Studies, Biola University (lindseyhuang@outlook.com)
Co-Author: Norlan Hernández, Cook School of Intercultural Studies, Biola University
“Ye Double-Minded”: Black Parishioners’ Attitudes Toward Non-Affirming Church Climates
Luther Young, The Ohio State University (young.2734@osu.edu)
N- SSSR: Religion and Politics
Room: Virtual Room 2
The Association Between Involvement in Religious Practices and Acts of Volunteer Service
Craig Rivera, Niagara University (cjr@niagara.edu)
The Religious Nones of Latin America: Voting Behaviors and Institutional Trust
Matthew Blanton, University of Texas at Austin (mblanton@utexas.edu)
Introducing the Faith-Based Organizations Receiving Foreign Aid (FOFRA) Dataset
Susan Haynes, Lipscomb University (sthaynes@lipscomb.edu)
Christian-Muslim Mutual Remedial Activities for Peace Building in Pakistan (Discussions and Findings with Qualitative & Quantitative Study)
Muhammad Ajmal Farooq, International Islamic University Islamabad (ajmal.farooq@iiu.edu.pk)
N- SSSR: Issues of Race, Gender, and Age in Contemporary Mormonism
Room: Virtual Room 4
Organizer: Jana Riess, President, Mormon Social Science Association (riess.jana@gmail.com)
“We Are All Children of God”: White Christian Teachers Discussing Racism
Kate Johnson, Brigham Young University (johnson@mathed.byu.edu)
Co-Author 1: Emma Holdaway, Brigham Young University
Co-Author 2: Amy Ross, Montana State University
Provo Feminists, “Waahmen” and Delilah’s: Gendered Language and Misogyny in the ‘Deseret Nation’ Twitter Hashtag
Amy Chapman, Teachers College, Columbia University (alc2295@tc.columbia.edu)
Co-Author: Spencer P. Greenhalgh, University of Kentucky
Patterns in Religious Disaffiliation among Latter-day Saints: The Role of the Lifecycle Effect
Benjamin Knoll, Centre College (benjamin.knoll@centre.edu)
Saturday, October 16, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
O- SSSR: Religion and COVID in a Global Context II
Room: Virtual Room 4
U.S. Megachurches and the Response to COVID 19
George Soroka, Harvard University (soroka@fas.harvard.edu)
Build an Ark: Media Evangelism’s Controversial Appropriation of SARS as Precursor to the Hong Kong Protests and Pandemic
Justin Tse, Singapore Management University (justintse@smu.edu.sg)
The impact of Covid-19 and views on the post-pandemic Orthodox Church in Greece: Αν empirical research coupled with theological and missiological insight.
Evangelia Voulgaraki, Department of Social Theology and Religious Studies,Theological School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (evangelia.voulgaraki@gmail.com)
O- SSSR: Spirituality in the United States Military
Room: Virtual Room 7
Organizer/Convener: Howard Crosby Jr., Consortium for Health and Military Performance, Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine (howard.crosby.ctr@usuhs.edu)
The CHAMP/SOCOM Spiritual Fitness Scale: Measuring Spirituality in the Military Performance Domain
CDR David Alexander, Consortium for Health and Military Performance, Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University (david.alexander@usuhs.edu)
Defining “Spiritual” for use in the U.S. Air Force context that honors historical relevance
Ch, LtCol Charles Seligman III, Air Force Chief of Chaplains Office (charles.seligman@us.af.mil)
Co-Author 1: Ch, LtCol Christopher Conklin, Air Force Chief of Chaplains Office
Co-Author 2: MSgt Bradley Barkhauer, Air Force Chief of Chaplains Office
The Army Chaplain Corps’ Spiritual Readiness Pilot
James Fisher Jr., U.S. Army Chief of Chaplains Office, Chief's Initiative Group (CIG) (james.f.fisher12.mil@mail.mil)
The effects of sexual addiction on the spiritual health and readiness of the Air Force
Ch, Capt Matthew Gallo, U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command, 22nd Special Tactics Squadron (matthew.gallo@us.af.mil)
Co-Author 1: CAPT Brent Breining, U.S. Navy, (Retired)
Co-Author 2: Ch, Maj Jeff McMillen, U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command, 24th Special Operations Wing
O- SSSR: Women, Religion and Global Advocacy
Room: Virtual Room 5
Organizer/Convener: Andrew Davies, University of Birmingham, UK (a.davies.4@bham.ac.uk)
“‘Nevertheless, She Persisted’: Freeing Women’s Bodies from the Silent Theological ‘Sacrifice Zone’”
Tanya Riches, Hillsong College, Sydney, Australia (tanya.riches@hillsong.com)
Breaking the Silence: British Muslim Women Tackling Spiritual Abuse
Maryyum Mehmood, University of Birmingham, UK (m.mehmood.1@bham.ac.uk)
The Holy Exclusion: Religious Belief and Gender Bias in India
Juhi Gupta, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India (juhi.amu@gmail.com)
O- SSSR: Religious Institititions, Nationalism and Identity Making
Room: Virtual Room 1
Globalization of Korean Evangelicals: New-Right and Outreach warriors
Joseph Yi, Hanyang (joyichicago@yahoo.com)
Hong Kong’s “Northbound Catholics”: A Sociological Inquiry
Chit Wai John Mok, Department of Sociology, University of California, Irvine (cwmok@uci.edu)
Understanding religious organisations as competing platforms
Paul Seabright, Toulouse School of Economics (paul.seabright@tse-fr.eu)
Co-Author: Eva Raiber, Aix-Marseille School of Economics
A 25 year longitudinal study of Protestant churches down under: An Australian case study of strength and vulnerability
Ruth Powell, NCLS Research/Charles Sturt University (rpowell@ncls.org.au)
O- SSSR: Religion, Science, and Environment
Room: Virtual Room 2
Climate change and Catholicism. Has the official position of the Catholic Church changed the attitude of the Catholic faithful?
Gabriele Ruiu, University of Sassari, Sassari, Italy (gabrieleruiu@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Maria Laura Ruiu, Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Uk
Co-Author 2: Massimo Ragnedda, Northumbria University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Uk
Manipulating Religion-Science Compatibility Increases Perceptions of Christians’ Intelligence and Scientific Ability
Cameron Mackey, Ohio University (cm174018@ohio.edu)
Co-Author 1: Kimberly Rios, Ohio University
Co-Author 2: Zhen Cheng, Oregon Health & Science University
Religious Diversity in Science
Carissa Sharp, University of Birmingham (c.sharp@bham.ac.uk)
Co-Author 1: Richard Grove, University of Birmingham
Co-Author 2: Carola Leicht, University of Kent
Perceptions of Conflict and Compatibility between Science and Religion across Four Countries
Richard Grove, University of Birmingham (r.c.grove@bham.ac.uk)
Co-Author 1: Carissa Sharp, University of Birmingham
Co-Author 2: Carola Leicht, University of Kent
Sacred Waters and Folk Science
Celeste Ray, Department of Anthropology (cray@sewanee.edu)
O- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Secularization, Desecularization, and Toleration: Cross-Disciplinary Challenges to a Modern Myth
Room: Virtual Room 6
Organizer/Convener: Vyacheslav Karpov, Western Michigan University (v.karpov@wmich.edu)
Author: Vyacheslav Karpov, Western Michigan University (v.karpov@wmich.edu)
Co-Author: Manfred Svensson, Universidad de los Andes (Chile)
Participants
Christopher Marsh, Joint Special Operations University (christopher.marsh.civ@socom.mil)
Christian Smith, University of Notre Dame (csmith22@nd.edu)
Roger Finke, Penn State University (rfinke@psu.edu)
O- RRA: Religion and Health
Room: Virtual Room 3
Importing Care, Faithful Service
stephen cherry, university of houston clear lake (scherry@flash.net)
Chameleon church – Challenges faced and solutions created in response to COVID-19 in the UK
Lisa Oakley, University of Chester (l.oakley@chester.ac.uk)
Co-Author: Moira Lafferty, University of Chester
A Victorious Awakening? The #WakeUpOlive movement, Collective Effervescence, and Charismatic Identity.
Hannah Wilkinson, Duke Divinity School (hannah.wilkinson27@live.co.uk)
Saturday, October 16, 4:45 PM - 6:15 PM
P- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Escaping the Maze of Spiritual Abuse: Creating Healthy Christian Cultures
Room: Virtual Room 6
Organizer/Convener: Lisa Oakley, University of Chester (l.oakley@chester.ac.uk)
Author: Lisa Oakley, University of Chester (l.oakley@chester.ac.uk)
Co-Author: Justin Humphreys, Thirtyone:eight
Participants
Nancy Nason-Clarke, ()
Stephen McMullin, Acadia University (stephen.mcmullin@acadiau.ca)
Cathy Holtman, University of New Brunswick (cathy.holtmann@unb.ca)
P- SSSR: Religion, COVID and Conspiracy
Room: Virtual Room 5
Conspiracy beliefs and religiosity in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic
Nurit Novis-Deutsch, The University of Haifa (nurit.novis@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Nurit Novis-Deutsch, University of Haifa
Co-Author 2: Sawsan Khier, University of Haifa and Abo Akademy
Willpower and Temptation during COVID-19: a Bayesian study of internet searches
T.L. Brink, Crafton Hills College (tlbrink@uchicago.edu)
Co-Author: Victoria Karalun, Crafton Hills College
Confucianism As a Cure for Covid-19: How Would We Know?
Lawrence Whitney, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution (lawrence.whitney.lc@gmail.com)
P- SSSR: Jehovah’s Witnesses: Impacts of Worldview on Knowledge Dissemination, Evangelism, and Identity
Room: Virtual Room 3
Organizer: Robert Zick, Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society (WTBTS) (rzick@jw.org)
Convener: Danny Cardoza, University of Cambridge (djc92@cam.ac.uk)
Languages of Love, Affection, and Lifesaving Knowledge: Motivation for Jehovah’s Witnesses Evangelizing in a Frightening World
Danny Cardoza, University of Cambridge (djc92@cam.ac.uk)
Jehovah’s Witnesses’ “Pure Language” Biblical Concept and Its Impact on Information Globalization
Robert Zick, Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society (WTBTS) (rzick@jw.org)
Forgiveness and Reconciliation Between Jehovah’s Witness Genocide Survivors and Reformed Perpetrators in Rwanda
Jolene Chu, Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society (WTBTS) (jochu@jw.org)
Jehovah’s Witnesses and the Armenian State During the Post-Soviet Period: Religious Nationalism and Supranational “Others”
Anatolii Tokmantcev, UCLA (atokmantcev@ucla.edu)
Persecuting Apolitical Jehovah’s Witnesses: Russia’s Paradoxical Path and the Export of Its Religio-Political Ideologies to Former Soviet Spaces
Jarrod Lopes, Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society (WTBTS) (jlopes@jw.org)
P- SSSR+RRA: Religion, Wealth, and Economics
Room: Virtual Room 2
Religion and Labor Market Performance: Is It What You Believe or How Much?
Philipp Öhlmann, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (philipp.oehlmann@hu-berlin.de)
Shades of gray: Survival strategies of the Catholic clergy in communist Czechoslovakia
Pavol Minarik, Purkyne University, Czech Republic (pavol.minarik@ujep.cz)
The Effect of Religion on Anti-Corruption Attitudes in Post-Communist Slovakia
Joel S Fetzer, Pepperdine University (joelsfetzer@gmail.com)
Resourceful Servants: Addressing Financial Wellness in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adam DeHoek, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (adam.dehoek@elca.org)
P- SSSR: Mormon Life and Culture
Room: Virtual Room 4
Organizer: JANA RIESS, President, Mormon Social Science Association (riess.jana@gmail.com)
Convener: Gordon Shepherd, University of Central Arkansas, emeritus (gordons@uca.edu)
Quality of Life Changes in Inactive and Former Mormons in the Western United States
Judith Fox Wallner, private practice (jfoxwallner@gmail.com)
Elite Religious Cues in the 2016 Election: The Unusual Case of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) and Donald Trump
Benjamin Knoll, Centre College (benjamin.knoll@centre.edu)
“There Are Never Too Many Miles to Travel”: Temple Worship as Pilgrimage
C. William Campbell, University of Victoria, British Columbia (campbecw@uvic.ca)
Friday, October 22, 7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
Friday, October 22, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Friday, October 22, 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Friday, October 22, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
A- SSSR: Religion, Grief, and Healing Practices
Room: Broadway I
Convener: Karl Bailey, (kgbailey@andrews.edu)
“If No One Grieves, No One Will Remember”: Religion and the Mourning of Abandoned Babies
Pamela Prickett, University of Amsterdam (prickett@uva.nl)
Co-Author: Stefan Timmermans, UCLA
Words and prayers: language, religiosity, and wellbeing in bereaved persons’ daily diaries
Roman Palitsky, Brown University, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School (roman_palitsky@brown.edu)
Co-Author 1: Deanna Kaplan, Brown University, Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences
Co-Author 2: Daniel Sullivan, University of Arizona Department of Psychology
A Crisis of Spirit and Presence: Transnational Tales of Pentecostal Healing in California and Oaxaca
Michelle Ramirez, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (m.ramirez@usciences.edu)
What Happens After Someone Dies? Experiential Belief, Narrative Belief, and Grave Sweeping in China
Becky Hsu, Georgetown University (becky.hsu@georgetown.edu)
A- RRA: Faith Communities Today #1 – Exploring the 2020 Faith Communities Today Research Findings
Room: Park Room
Organizer/Convener: Scott Thumma, Hartford Institute for Religion Research (sthumma@hartsem.edu)
Faith Communities Today 2020: Overview and Methodology
Rich Houseal, Church of the Nazarene Research Office (rhouseal@nazarene.org)
Trends within the Catholic Church and between Catholic Congregations and All Faith Communities from the 2010 and 2020 FACT Surveys
Jon Wiggins, Georgetown University, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) (jlw8@georgetown.edu)
Co-Author: Mary Gautier, Georgetown University, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA)
A 2020 portrait of United Church of Christ Congregations
Erica Dollhopf, Director, Center for Analytics, Research & Development, and Data (CARDD) United Church of Christ (dollhopfe@ucc.org)
A- SSSR: Religion in Digital Spaces and Tech
Room: Broadway III
Convener: Tatsushi Hirono, Austin Peay State University (hironot@apsu.edu)
Beyond Mission, Media and Migration: Global Christianity in Online Marketplaces
Abimbola Adelakun, The University of Texas at Austin (adelakun@austin.utexas.edu)
Co-Author: Abimbola Adelakun, The University of Texas at Austin
The Surprising Spirituality of Silicon Valley: A Content and Discourse Analysis of Wired Magazine, 2001-2020
Paul McClure, University of Lynchburg (mcclure_pk@lynchburg.edu)
Co-Author 1: Paul McClure, University of Lynchburg
Co-Author 2: Christopher Pieper, Baylor University
Seeing Sacred in Tech: Religion and the Tech Workplace in China and the US
Di Di, Santa Clara University (ddi@scu.edu)
A- SSSR: The Non-Religious & Non-Denominational: Decline, Anxiety, & Trust
Room: Council Suite
Convener: Erick Berrelleza, Boston University (ebsj@bu.edu)
Moral Disengagement Theory: Looking for an excuse to avoid being charitable
Chetna Patel, Clemson University (zhuoc@clemson.edu)
Co-Author 1: Randle Villanueva, Clemson University
Co-Author 2: Zhuo Job Chen, Clemson University
The Social Radius: How Non-Denominational Churches Undercut Trust, Voluntarism, and Altruism
Paul Djupe, Denison University (djupe@denison.edu)
Co-Author: Ryan Burge, Eastern Illinois University
Lost Lutherans: Perspectives on American Religious Decline
Christopher Suehr, Catholic University/ELCA (07suehr@cua.edu)
Anxious Atheists? Factors that Shape Whether Nonreligious People Find Comfort or Anxiety in their Nonreligion
Jacqui Frost, Rice University (jlf8@rice.edu)
Co-Author 1: Penny Edgell, University of Minnesota
Co-Author 2: Mahala Miller, University of Minnesota
A- SSSR: Congregational Responses to Social Inequalities
Room: Forum Suite
Convener: W. King, University of Washington (mxwe@uw.edu)
How Houston Religious Leaders Navigate Race in the Wake of George Floyd’s Murder
Rachel Schneider, Rice University, Religion and Public Life Program (rsv2@rice.edu)
Co-Author 1: Brenton Kalinowski, Rice University, Religion and Public Life Program
Co-Author 2: Elaine Howard Ecklund, Rice University, Religion and Public Life Program
Racism and Racial Reconciliation in the Greek Orthodox Church of North America
Frances Kostarelos, Governors State University (fkostarelos@govst.edu)
A- SSSR: Mormons, Metal, and Mining
Room: Executive Suite
Organizer: Jana Riess, President, Mormon Social Science Association (riess.jana@gmail.com)
Convener: Gary Shepherd, Oakland University, emeritus (shepherd@oakland.edu)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Mining: The Case of Peru
David Knowlton, Utah Valley University (dknowlton@uvu.edu)
Mad Bear at Temple Square: Reflections on Repatriation
Thomas W Murphy, Edmonds College (tmurphy@email.edcc.edu)
Mormon Metal: An Andean Mine Mythology in Arequipa, Peru
Jason Palmer, University of California, Irvine (jasoncharlespalmer@hotmail.com)
Mormons and Mining: A Historical Case Study on Money, Moral Institutions, and Moral Hazard
Christopher Smith, John Whitmer Books (chriscarrollsmith@gmail.com)
A- SSSR Author Meets Critics: High on God: How Megachurches Won The Heart of America
Room: Broadway IV
Organizer/Convener: Jason Wollschleger, Whitworth University (jwollschleger@whitworth.edu)
Author: James K. Wellman, University of Washington (jwellman@uw.edu)
Co-Author 1: Katie E. Corcoran, West Virginia University
Co-Author 2: Kate J. Stockly, Boston University
Participants
Jessica Collett, University of California, Los Angeles (collett@soc.ucla.edu)
Scott Draper, College of Idaho (sdraper@collegeofidaho.edu)
Paul Froese, Baylor University (paul_froese@baylor.edu)
Gerardo Marti, Davidson College (gemarti@davidson.edu)
A- SSSR+RRA: Christianity and COVID-19
Room: Studio Suite
Convener: Rene Drumm, University of Southern Mississippi (rene.drumm@usm.edu)
Challenges and Opportunities: Religious Organizations in Houston Respond to COVID-19
Brenton Kalinowski, Rice University (bkalinowski@rice.edu)
Resilient or Reticent? COVID-19 and Intended Return to Religious Services
Timothy Dacey, University of Massachusetts Boston (timothy.dacey001@umb.edu)
Co-Author 1: Timothy Dacey, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Co-Author 2: Evan Stewart, University of Massachusetts, Boston
It’s Amish vs. Amish in the Coronavirus Arena and the Telephone Lines Are Jammed
Cory Anderson, Pennsylvania State University (dranderson@amishstudies.org)
Co-Author 1: Jennifer Anderson, Independent
Co-Author 2: J.P. Miller, Pennsylvania State University
Are They More Alike Than They Realize? Assessing Religious Differences During a Pandemic
Andrew Franklin, Norfolk State University (asfranklin@nsu.edu)
A- SSSR: Rethinking Religious Education: New Perspectives on Core Questions
Room: Directors Suite
Organizer/Convener: Erin Johnston, Duke University (erin.johnston1@duke.edu)
The Myth of Jewish Educational Attainment
Ari Kelman, Stanford University (aykelman@stanford.edu)
Is Strict Discipline “Strong”? Disciplinary Policies in Contemporary Catholic Schools
Carol Ann MacGregor, Loyola, New Orleans (camacgre@loyno.edu)
When America Happens to Good People: Meritocracy as Theodicy
Jeff Guhin, UCLA (guhin@soc.ucla.edu)
Rethinking Theological Education: Emerging Insights into the Nature and Purpose of Divinity School
Josh Gaghan, Duke University (joshua.gaghan@duke.edu)
Co-Author: David Eagle, Duke University
A- SSSR: Religion and Family
Room: Plaza Suite
Convener: Amy Smith, Iowa State University Dept. Of Political Science (aesmith2@iastate.edu)
Failing religious transmission and the secular transition. Evidence from three panel studies
Jörg Stolz, University of Lausanne (joerg.stolz@unil.ch)
Co-Author 1: Oliver Lipps, FORS, University of Bern
Co-Author 2: David Voas, University College London
Retrospective Measures on Parents’ Attendance and Religiosity in the U.S.: How far back can we go, and what does it tell us?
Rachel Bacon, The Center for Mind and Culture (rbacon@mindandculture.org)
Sources of Example, Guidance, and Influence for Interfaith Couples
William D. Stanford, University of Georgia (wds65493@uga.edu)
Co-Author 1: Loren Marks, Brigham Young University
Co-Author 2: David Dollahite, Brigham Young University
Co-Author 3: Justin Hendricks, Brigham Young University
Co-Author 4: Ted Futris, University of Georgia
A- SSSR: What Really Happens When Prophecy Fails
Room: Senate Suite
Organizer: J. Gordon Melton, Baulor University (jgordon_melton@baylor.edu)
Convener: Holly Folk, Westen Washongton University (holly.folk@wwu.edu)
The New Apostolic Reformation and Its Prophets in Comparative Perspective
J. Gordon Melton, Baylor University (jgordon@linkline.com)
The Longitudinal Study of a Failed Prophecy: The Case of Unarius.
Diana Tumminia, California State University Sacramento (dianatumminia@yahoo.com)
Prophesying Trump’s Victory: Examining Mass Prophetic Failure
Stuart Wright, Lamar University (wrightsa@lamar.edu)
Reframing Visions: Trump Prophecies after the 2020 Election
Damon Berry, St. Lawrence University (dberry@stlawu.edu)
Friday, October 22, 9:30 AM - 5:45 PM
Friday, October 22, 10:40 AM - 12:10 PM
B- SSSR: A Strict Church in a Global Cultural Context: A Survey of Seventh-day Adventist Members
Room: Directors Suite
Organizer: Karl Bailey, Andrews University (kgbailey@andrews.edu)
Convener: Duane McBride, Andrews University (mcbride@andrews.edu)
Religious Belief and Culture: The Curious Case of the Intuitive Soul
Karl Bailey, Andrews University (kgbailey@andrews.edu)
Co-Author 1: Duane McBride, Andrews University
Co-Author 2: David Trim, General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists--Archives, Statistics, and Research
Pastoral Caring and Visitation: How Cultural Context Intersects with Church Member Perceptions
René Drumm, University of Southern Mississippi (rene.drumm@usm.edu)
Co-Author 1: Shannon Trecartin, Andrews University
Co-Author 2: Petr Cincala, Andrews University
Unity or Uniformity? How Cultural Context Helps Define Unity
Petr Cincala, Andrews University (cincala@andrews.edu)
Co-Author 1: René Drumm, University of Southern Mississippi
Co-Author 2: Shannon Trecartin, Andrews University
Salvation by Faith or Works: The Impact of Cultural Factors on Theological Beliefs
Duane McBride, Andrews University (mcbride@andrews.edu)
Co-Author 1: Petr Cincala, Andrews University
Co-Author 2: Karl Bailey, Andrews University
B- RRA: The Effects of Christian Higher Education on Students’ Faith and Character
Room: Forum Suite
Organizer: Kevin Dougherty, Baylor University (kevin_dougherty@baylor.edu)
Factors Associated with Vertical and Horizontal Faith Maturity at a Christian University
Jason Burtt, Baylor University (jason_burtt1@baylor.edu)
Co-Author: Rory Jones, Baylor University
Student-Athletes’ Religious Beliefs, Religious Behaviors, and Religious Identity at a Christian University
Daniel Allen, Baylor University (daniel_allen1@baylor.edu)
Co-Author: Sean Strehlow, Baylor University
Race, Religion, and Belonging at a Christian University
Michael Ryan, Baylor University (michael_ryan1@baylor.edu)
Co-Author: Hannah Evans, Hannah_Evans1@baylor.edu
Shifts in Political Identity and Religiosity for Students at a Christian University
Brandon Brown, Baylor University (brandon_brown1@baylor.edu)
B- SSSR: Religion, People of Color, and LGBTQ+ Negotiations
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Wendy Martin, Trinity International University (wmartin@tiu.edu)
Exploring Counselor Training and Experience with Transgender and Gender Diverse Clients at the Intersection of Religion
Veronica Timbers, Baylor University (veronica_timbers1@baylor.edu)
Co-Author: Veronica Timbers, Baylor University
The relationship between racism-related stress, spirituality and anxiety symptomology in Black Sexual Minority Men (BSMM)
Kainaat Anwar, Rowan University (anwark88@students.rowan.edu)
Co-Author 1: Jonathan Mathias Lassiter, Rowan University
Co-Author 2: Kainaat Anwar, Rowan University
Belongingness and Depression among Sexual Minority LDS: The Moderating Effect of Internalized Homonegativity
Samuel Skidmore, Utah State University (sam.j.skidmore@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Tyler Lefevor, Utah State University
Co-Author 2: Frank Dillon, Arizona State University
Negotiating Homosexuality: The Impact of Denominational Debates and Everyday Encounters on the Theological Conservatism of Korean Immigrant Methodists
Jeyoul Choi, University of Florida (jeyoul777@gmail.com)
Rent-a-Collar: LGBTQ Faith Leaders and Mobilization in the Fight for Marriage Equality
Joseph Anthony, Auburn University (jka0031@auburn.edu)
Co-Author: Jonathan Coley, Oklahoma State University
B- SSSR+RRA: Congregational Studies
Room: Studio Suite
Convener: Suzanne Macaluso, Abilene Christian University (suzie.macaluso@acu.edu)
Congregations of a Feather? Exploring Homophily in a Network of Religious Congregations
Jennifer McClure, Samford University (jmcclure@samford.edu)
Factors Predicting Attending Multiple Congregations in the United States
Stephanie House-Niamke, West Virginia University (houseniamkes@mix.wvu.edu)
Co-Author: Katie Corcoran, West Virginia University
B- SSSR: Religion, Inequalities and Health
Room: Plaza Suite
Organizer: Steve Offutt, Asbury Theological Seminary (stephen.offutt@asburyseminary.edu)
The Changing Face of Christian Missions in the Twenty First Century
Carrie Miles, Empower International Ministries (carriem@fastmail.com)
Which Culture do They Have? How the Evangelical Imaginary Uses Social Science for Global Engagement
Gary Adler, Penn State University (gja13@psu.edu)
Co-Author: Kerby Goff, Penn State University
The association between focused attention meditation and depression is mediated by positive-negative affect ratio and moderated by religiosity.
Chelsea Cooley, New Mexico State University, Department of Public Health (checooley@gmail.com)
The State of Public Religion in Rural America: Fractured, Marginalized, and Politicized
Gary Adler, Penn State University (gary.adler@psu.edu)
B- SSSR: African Megachurches in the era of COVID-19: Insights from Nigeria, Ghana and Kenya
Room: Executive Suite
Organizer: Allison Norton, Hartford Seminary (anorton@hartsem.edu)
Convener: Afe Adogame, Princeton Theological Seminary (afe.adogame@ptsem.edu)
Combating COVID-19 and “Possessing the Nations”: Insights from Ghana’s Megachurches
Felicity Apaah, University of Ghana (feliabraham@yahoo.com)
Co-Author: Allison Norton, Hartford Seminary
Are Churches Essential Services? Religion, Public Health Policies and the Politicization of Covid19 in East Africa, Kenya
Damaris Parsitau, Egerton University, Kenya (dparsitau@yahoo.com)
Co-Author: E. Okelloh Ogera, Catholic University
Faith, Politics and Science in Nigeria: Interrogating Local Responses of Megachurches to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Dodoye Williams, University of Calabar (williamsdodoye74@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Olaanike Ogunnowo, University of Ibadan
B- SSSR: Religion and Gender I
Room: Broadway I
Convener: , ()
Messages about Motherhood: Gendered Rhetoric and Practice in Protestant Worship Services on Mother’s Day
Lisa Pearce, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (ldpearce@unc.edu)
Co-Author 1: Lisa Pearce, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Co-Author 2: Johannah Palomo, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Feminism, Feminists, and Faith: Intersectional Identities
Amanda Hernandez, Baylor University (amanda_hernandez4@baylor.edu)
Women's Ordination: A Meta-Analysis of Catholic Women's Attitudes in the United States
Jennifer Sherman, Georgetown University (jms354@georgetown.edu)
Co-Author: Mark Gray, Georgetown University
Christian Authoritarianism: Masculine Authority, Charismatic Leadership, and the Rejection of Routinization
Jennifer McKinney, Seattle Pacific University (mckinj@spu.edu)
B- SSSR Professional Development: Grant Funding for the Social Scientific Study of Religion
Room: Council Suite
Organizer/Convener: Gerardo Marti, Davidson College (gemarti@davidson.edu)
Gerardo Marti, Davidson College (gemarti@davidson.edu)
Edwin David Aponte, Executive Director, Louisville Institute (eaponte@louisville-institute.org)
B- SSSR: Time Spent in Los Angeles: Jewish Alternatives and Alternative Jews
Room: Senate Suite
Organizer/Convener: Bruce Phillips, Hebrew Union College-LA & USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture (bphillips@huc.edu)
Repairing the World from Los Angeles: Cosmopolitan parochialism and Jewish activism in LA
Brie Loskota, USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture (bloskota@usc.edu)
Are "Bad Jews" Nones?
Jennifer Thompson, California State University, Northridge (jennifer.a.thompson@csun.edu)
Complicating Jews and Whiteness: Jews of Color in Los Angeles and the West
Bruce Phillips, Hebrew Union College-LA & USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture (bphillips@huc.edu)
Respondent
Richard Flory, USC Center for Religion and Civic Culture (rflory@usc.edu)
B- SSSR: Religion and Secularization
Room: Broadway IV
Convener: Andy Bunnell, (abunnell@uw.edu)
Secularization by replacement cohort decline in Switzerland: a discussion based on the Swiss Household Panel (SHP)
Christophe Monnot, University of Strasbourg & University of Lausanne (cmonnot@unistra.fr)
Co-Author: Boris Wernli, FORS, University of Lausanne
Reactive Populism and Perceived Colonization: Right-Wing Secularization in Germany
Anthony Albanese, Pennsylvania State University (aka5972@psu.edu)
Smart and Spiritual: The Coevolution of Religion and Rationality
Laurence Iannaccone, Chapman University, Institute for the Study of Religion, Economics & Culture (larry.iannaccone@gmail.com)
The Christian Orthodox Debate on Religious Freedom. A Context-grounded Approach to the Moldovan Case-Study.
Davide N. Carnevale, University of Padova (davidenicola.carnevale@phd.unipd.it)
B- SSSR Author Meets Critics: The Saints of Santa Ana: Faith and Ethnicity in a Mexican Majority City
Room: Park Room
Organizer: Jonathan Calvillo, Boston University School of Theology (calvillo@bu.edu)
Convener: Aida Ramos, University of Mary-Hardin Baylor (aramos@umhb.edu)
Author: Jonathan Calvillo, Boston University School of Theology (calvillo@bu.edu)
Participants
Melissa Guzman, San Francisco State University (mguz@sfsu.edu)
Jerry Park, Baylor University (jerry_park@baylor.edu)
Erica Ramirez, Auburn Seminary (eramirez@auburnseminary.org)
Erick Berrelleza, Santa Clara University (eberrelleza@scu.edu)
B- SSSR: Introducing the National Survey of Religious Leaders
Room: Broadway III
Organizer/Convener: Mark Chaves, Duke University (mac58@duke.edu)
The National Survey of Religious Leaders: Background, Methods, and Selected Results
Mark Chaves, Duke University (mac58@duke.edu)
Clergy and Politics
Joseph Roso, Duke University (joseph.roso@duke.edu)
Gender Differences among Clergy
Anna Holleman, Duke University (anna.holleman@duke.edu)
Clergy Health and Well-Being
David Eagle, Duke University (david.eagle@duke.edu)
Co-Author: Anna Holleman, Duke University
Friday, October 22, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday, October 22, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Friday, October 22, 1:20 PM - 2:50 PM
C- SSSR Author Meets Critics: The Glass Church: Robert H. Schuller, the Crystal Cathedral, and the Strain of Megachurch Ministry
Room: Park Room
Organizer/Convener: Brian Miller, Wheaton College (brian.miller@wheaton.edu)
Author: Mark Mulder, Calvin University (mmulder@calvin.edu)
Co-Author: Gerardo Martí, Davidson College
Participants
Brian Miller, Wheaton College (brian.miller@wheaton.edu)
Tricia Bruce, University of Notre Dame (tbruce@nd.edu)
Jonathan Calvillo, Boston University School of Theology (calvillo@bu.edu)
John Bartkowski, University of Texas at San Antonio (john.bartkowski@utsa.edu)
C- SSSR: Religion, Nationalism, and Legacies of Colonialism
Room: Plaza Suite
Convener: Damon Berry, St. Lawrence University (Dberry@stlawu.edu)
'The First ‘New Nation’: The Deep Cultural Themes in American Exceptionalism, and Christian Nationalism
Rhys Williams, Sociology - Loyola University Chicago (rwilliams7@luc.edu)
Everyday Coloniality: Becoming Muslim in the U.S.
Valentina Cantori, University Of Southern California (cantori@usc.edu)
A quantitative approach to Taiwan Catholics, postcolonialism and Chinese-language media
Daniel Lindbergh Lang, University of Nevada, Reno (daniellang@nevada.unr.edu)
Co-Author: Daniel Lindbergh Lang, University of Nevada, Reno
C- RRA: Religious Leadership and Clergy Wellbeing
Room: Forum Suite
Convener: George Yancey, Baylor University (GEORGE_YANCEY@BAYLOR.EDU)
Belief in a Supportive God, Congregational Support, and Oneself, Offset the Adverse Effects of Poor Health on Psychological Distress
Kevin J. Flannelly, Center for Psychosocial Research (kjflannellly@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Laura T. Flannelly, Center for Psychosocial Research
Co-Author 2: Christopher G. Ellison, University of Texas at San Antonio
The vigor and burden of the clergy calling – Measuring work wellbeing and work orientation among the clergy in a longitudinal perspective
Kati Tervo-Niemelä, University of Eastern Finland (kati.tervo-niemela@uef.fi)
C- SSSR: Continuities and discontinuities in religious transmission across generations (1)
Room: Senate Suite
Organizer: Roberta Ricucci, University of Turin (roberta.ricucci@unito.it)
Convener: Kati Tervo-Niemelä, University of Eastern Finland (kati.tervo-niemela@uef.it)
The hidden transmission of religion across generations: Evidence from the U.S.
Merril Silverstein, Syracuse University (merrils@syr.edu)
Co-Author 1: Joseph Blankhom, UC Santa Barbara
Co-Author 2: Maria Brown, University of Syracuse
The role of grandparents in the transmission of religiosity
Gergely Rosta, Pázmány Péter Catholic University (rosta.gergely.laszlo@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Zsuzsanna Szvetelszky, Pázmány Péter Catholic University
Debating religious socialization in Italy between changes and continuities
Roberta Ricucci, University of Turin (roberta.ricucci@unito.it)
Co-Author 1: Ferruccio Biolcati Rinaldi, University of Milan
Co-Author 2: Renzo Carriero, University of Turin
C- SSSR: Religion's Impact on Enviromental Views
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Jacqui Frost, University of Minnesota (jlf8@rice.edu)
Why are European churches greener than American ones?
Monnot Christophe, University of Strasbourg & University of Lausanne (cmonnot@unistra.fr)
What We Find In Nature: Comparing the Religious and Nonreligious
Ryan Cragun, The University of Tampa (ryantcragun@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Christina Pasca, The University of Tampa
Religion in the Anthropocene: Eastern Orthodox Theological Discourses and Practice
Frances Kostarelos, Governors State University (fkostarelos@govst.edu)
C- RRA: Personal/Professional/Political: Positionality and Reflexivity in Applied Religious Research
Room: Studio Suite
Organizer/Convener: Kristina Lizardy-Hajbi, Iliff School of Theology (klizardy@iliff.edu)
Edwin Aponte, Louisville Institute (eaponte@louisville-institute.org)
Christine Sheikh, Metropolitan State University of Denver (csheikh@msudenver.edu)
Scott Thumma, Hartford Seminary (sthumma@hartsem.edu)
C- SSSR Professional Development Panel: Publishing Books and Articles
Room: Broadway III
Organizer/Convener: Melinda Denton, University of San Antonio (melinda.denton@utsa.edu)
Paul Djupe, Denison University (djupe@denison.edu)
Lisa Pearce, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (ldpearce@unc.edu)
Jason Shelton, University of Texas at Arlington (jeshelton@uta.edu)
C- SSSR: Religion and Contending with Immigrant Status
Room: Broadway I
Convener: Jared Bok, University of Nevada; Reno (jbok@unr.edu)
Religious Altermobilities: Communal Practices of Immigration Enforcement Resistance
Erick Berrelleza, Santa Clara University (ebsj@bu.edu)
Second Generations Sikhs in North America
Navkiran Kaur, Henry Ford Community college Dearborn, Michigan (knavkpal@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Navkiran Kaur, Henry Ford College
Co-Author 2: Not Applicable Not Applicable, Not Applicable
An immigrant paradox among Muslims Americans, and age, gender, and immigrant considerations regarding Islamic religiousness
Salman Ahmad, University of Miami (salmanshaheenahmad@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Merranda McLaughlin, University of Miami
Co-Author 2: Amy Weisman de Mamani, University of Miami
Religious Fundamentalism and Attitudes toward Islam in the United States and India
Lauren Crane, Wittenberg University (lcrane@wittenberg.edu)
Co-Author: Shabana Bano, Banaras Hindu University
Friday, October 22, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
D- SSSR: Religion and Criminal Justice
Room: Broadway I
Convener: Mark Jackson, (mark.jackson@churchofjesuschrist.org)
A Comparison of the Sociological and Psychological Mechanisms of Religion in Prison Reentry
Iman Said, Pennsylvania State University (ixs228@psu.edu)
Co-Author: Kimberly Davidson, Pennsylvania State University
FROM INCARCERATION TO IMANCIPATION: BLACKAMERICAN MUSLIM CONVERSION AND REENTRY
Laila Noureldin, The University of Chicago (lhnoureldin@uchicago.edu)
Refuge of God—For Whom? Religious Attendance and Fear of Crime in Context
Robert Thomson, The University of Alabama in Huntsville (rat0019@uah.edu)
D- SSSR: Religion in Higher Education
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Jenny Holcombe, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (Jenny-Holcombe@utc.edu)
Support for Conspiracy Theories in Christian Higher Education: Results from Multiple Surveys
Daniel Bennett, John Brown University (dbennett@jbu.edu)
Graduate Student Spirituality at a Christian University
Daniel Allen, Baylor University (daniel_allen1@baylor.edu)
When Race isn’t Important but Racial Reconciliation Is: Racial Differences and Religious Contradictions Among Christian Students at Eleven CCCU Campuses.
Esther Chan, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (chane@uwm.edu)
Co-Author: Elijah Jeong, Baylor University
D- SSSR: Diversity Ideologies and Religion
Room: Broadway IV
Convener: Eric McDaniel, (emcdaniel@austin.utexas.edu)
ISLAM’S POSITION ON MULTICULTURALISM AND RACISM
Farooq Hassan, NED University of Engineering & Technology Karachi Pakistan (drfarooq68@yahoo.com)
Religion has no borders: Studying Jews and other religious groups around the world
Leonard Saxe, Brandeis University (saxe@brandeis.edu)
Co-Author: Daniel Parmer, Brandeis University
Asian American Evangelicals on Race and Politics: A Comparative Study On How Chinese-, Korean-, and Filipino-Americans Use Religion To Form Racial Attitudes And Policy Preferences
Bianca Mabute-Louie, Graduate student (bm54@rice.edu)
The Religious Ecology of Superdiversity
Richard Cimino, SUNY-Old Westbury (relwatch1@msn.com)
Co-Author 1: Richard Cimino, SUNY-Old Westbury
Co-Author 2: Hans Tokke, CUNY
D- SSSR: Continuities and discontinuities in religious transmission across generations (2)
Room: Forum Suite
Organizer: Kati Tervo-Niemelä, University of Eastern Finland (kati.tervo-niemela@uef.fi)
Convener: Merril Silverstein, Syracuse University (merrils@syr.edu)
Predicting the unpredictable: Internal variations in Canadian family religious transmission outcomes
Guillaume Boucher, University of Ottawa (gbouche7@uottawa.ca)
Co-Author: Alyshea Cummins, University of Ottawa
Faith as a source of strength, but even more as responsibility - Continuities and Discontinuities across three generations in German families
Christel Gärtner, University of Münster (cgaer_01@uni-muenster.de)
Co-Author: Linda Hennig, University of Münster
Complexities in religious transmission – the case of Finland
Kati Tervo-Niemelä, University of Eastern Finland (kati.tervo-niemela@uef.fi)
Co-Author 1: Jenni Spännäri, University of Eastern Finland
Co-Author 2: Laura Kallatsa, University of Eastern Finland
D- SSSR Panel: Social Science Perspectives on Religion and Climate Change
Room: Council Suite
Organizer/Convener: Evan Berry, Arizona State University (evan.berry@asu.edu)
The Changing Climate for Religion Research
Evan Berry, Arizona State University (evan.berry@asu.edu)
Seeing Sin in the Amazon: Clergy Leadership and Public Opinion in Brazil
Amy Erica Smith, Iowa State University (aesmith2@iastate.edu)
Co-Author 1: Mauricio Moura,
Co-Author 2: Debora Ziccardi,
Returning to the Gods of the Land
David Haberman, Indiana University (dhaberma@indiana.edu)
Beyond “White” Environmentalism: Varieties of Latinx Catholic Engagement
Amanda Baugh, California State University Northridge (amanda.baugh@csun.edu)
D- SSSR: Theorizing Religion, Social Movements, and Social Change
Room: Senate Suite
Convener: , ()
Messianic Judaism: The Formation of a Global Religious Community
Yaakov Ariel, University of North Carolina (yariel@email.unc.edu)
Hartmut Rosa Goes to Church: Acceleration, Resonance, and the Megachurch Ministry of Robert H. Schuller
Gerardo Marti, Davidson College (gemarti@davidson.edu)
Co-Author: Mark Mulder, Calvin University
The Buddhist Revival and Legal Registration in Russia, 1991-2021
J. Eugene Clay, Arizona State University (clay@asu.edu)
D- SSSR+RRA: Secularization and Disaffiliation
Room: Studio Suite
Convener: Navkiran Kaur, Henry Ford College (npkaur@hfcc.edu)
Religious (Dis)Affiliation Trends in Theological Education: Student and Faculty Comparisons
Kristina Lizardy-Hajbi, Iliff School of Theology (klizardy@iliff.edu)
Evangelicals’ understanding of Work and the churches’ understanding of evangelicals’ work
Wendy L. Martin, Trinity International University (wmartin@tiu.edu)
Co-Author: Richard E. Phillips,
Ritualizing Nonreligion: Cultivating Rational Rituals in Secular Spaces
Jacqui Frost, Rice University (jlf8@rice.edu)
D- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Building Faith: A Sociology of Religious Structures
Room: Plaza Suite
Organizer/Convener: Robert Brenneman, Goshen College (rbrenneman@goshen.edu)
Author: Robert Brenneman, Goshen College (rbrenneman@goshen.edu)
Co-Author: Brian Miller, Wheaton College
Participants
Sally Gallagher, Oregon State University (sgallagher@oregonstate.edu)
Rory Jones, Baylor University (rory_jones@baylor.edu)
Tricia Bruce, University of Notre Dame (tbruce@nd.edu)
Friday, October 22, 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Friday, October 22, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Friday, October 22, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
RRA H. Paul Douglass Lecture- The Meaning of American Progress: Race, Science, and Redemption
Room: Pavilion Ballroom
The Meaning of American Progress: Race, Science, and Redemption
Nichole R. Phillips, Emory University (nichole.r.phillips@emory.edu)
Friday, October 22, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday, October 22, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday, October 22, 8:10 PM - 8:40 PM
Friday, October 22, 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 23, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Saturday, October 23, 8:00 AM - 8:50 AM
Saturday, October 23, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
E- SSSR: Religion, Discrimination, and Politics
Room: Broadway III
Convener: Jonathan Calvillo, Boston University School of Theology (calvillo@bu.edu)
The effects of congregational composition on perceptions of discrimination and attitudes towards racially focused social issues.
Brandon Martinez, Providence College (bmartine@providence.edu)
Co-Author: Joshua Tom, Seattle Pacific University
Social conservatives and the Democratic party
Besheer Mohamed, Pew Research Center (bmohamed@pewresearch.org)
Co-Author: Youssef Chouhoud,
Intergroup Contact as an Intervention for Political Prejudice
Matthew Durham, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (matthew-durham@utc.edu)
E- SSSR: Religious Interaction Rituals
Room: Broadway I
Organizer/Convener: Scott Draper, The College of Idaho (sdraper@collegeofidaho.edu)
The Black Church, Emotional Energy and Civil Right Organizing in Birmingham, AL 1961-1963
Jason Wollschleger, Whitworth University (jwollschleger@whitworth.edu)
In What Ways do Evangelicals' IR's Hide Racism and Sexism?
James Wellman, University of Washington (jwellman@uw.edu)
The Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton as Dynastic Drama
Pierre Hegy, Adelphi University (pierre.hegy@gmail.com)
Worshipping Vicariously: Religious Gatherings during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Brandon Brown, Baylor University (brandon_brown1@baylor.edu)
E- SSSR: What Are the Consequences of Secularization?
Room: Directors Suite
Organizer: Ryan Cragun, The University of Tampa (ryantcragun@gmail.com)
Convener: Jesse Smith, Western Michigan University (jesse.smith@wmich.edu)
Response (no title)
David Voas, University College London (d.voas@ucl.ac.uk)
response (no title)
Joel Thiessen, Ambrose University (jathiessen@ambrose.edu)
response (no title)
Phil Zuckerman, Pitzer College (phil_zuckerman@pitzer.edu)
E- RRA: Plain Perceptions: The Amish and Mennonite Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Room: Council Suite
Organizer: Katie Corcoran, West Virginia University (kecorcoran@mail.wvu.edu)
Rituals of Contagion in Closed Religious Communities: A Case Study of Amish and Mennonite Communities during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Sara Guthrie, West Virginia University (sg0067@mix.wvu.edu)
Co-Author 1: Katie Corcoran, West Virginia University
Co-Author 2: Rachel Stein, West Virginia University
Closed but not protected: Excess deaths among the Amish and Mennonites during the COVID-19 pandemic
Rachel Stein, West Virginia University (rachel.stein@mail.wvu.edu)
Co-Author 1: Katie Corcoran, West Virginia University
Co-Author 2: Corey Colyer, West Virginia University
‘When the Waves Roll High’: Religious Coping among the Amish During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Bernard DiGregorio, West Virginia University (bdigrego@mix.wvu.edu)
Co-Author 1: Katie Corcoran, West Virginia University
Co-Author 2: Rachel Stein, West Virginia University
Global contexts: How countries shape the COVID-19 experience of Amish/Mennonite missionaries abroad
Corey Colyer, West Virginia University (corey.colyer@mail.wvu.edu)
Co-Author 1: Rachel Stein, West Virginia University
Co-Author 2: Katie Corcoran, West Virginia University
E- SSSR: Measuring Religious Change, Practice, and Religiosity
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Patricia Tevington, University of Pennsylvania (ptevington@gmail.com)
Modeling Religious Change in India from Quantitative, Qualitative, and Historical Perspectives
Gina Zurlo, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary (gzurlo@gordonconwell.edu)
Co-Author: David Hannan, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
Relating Religious and Spiritual Practice to Civic and Political Engagement in the United States
Evan Stewart, University of Massachusetts Boston (evan.stewart@umb.edu)
Co-Author: Jaime Kucinskas, Hamilton College
Sunday Morning Shifts: Religious Practice in Time Use, 2003-2019
Ken Arsenault, University of Massachusetts, Boston (kenneth.arsenault002@umb.edu)
Co-Author 1: Evan Stewart, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Co-Author 2: Ken Arsenault, University of Massachusetts, Boston
E- SSSR: Religious Practice and Boundary Making
Room: Park Room
Convener: Becky Hsu, Georgetown University (becky.hsu@georgetown.edu)
Typology of Religion: The Adherent Driver Matrix
Wendy Martin, Trinity International University (wmartin@tiu.edu)
Contemporary Pagans and Christian Boundary Maintenance
Chelsea Starr, Eastern New Mexico University (chelseastarr@gmail.com)
Religious Openness to Secularism (ROSE): A musical experiment in an examination of the analytic thinking-religiosity relationship
Victoria Cline, Clemson University (zhuoc@clemson.edu)
Co-Author 1: Randle Villanueva, Clemson University
Co-Author 2: Zhuo Job Chen, Clemson University
The Influence of Demographic Characteristics on Grave Sweeping in China
Becky Hsu, Georgetown University (becky.hsu@georgetown.edu)
Co-Author: Joseline Lu, Columbia University
E- SSSR: Conspiracy and Christian Nationalism
Room: Forum Suite
Convener: Esther Chan, Yale University (chane@uwm.edu)
Christian Nationalism and Political Violence: Victimhood, Conspiracy and Support for the Capitol Attacks
David Buckley, University of Louisville (david.buckley@louisville.edu)
Co-Author 1: Adam Enders, University of Louisville
Co-Author 2: Miles Armaly, University of Mississippi
Recruitment to QAnon: Ordinary Persuasion or “Brainwashing”?
James Richardson, University of Nevada, Reno (jtr@unr.edu)
E- SSSR: Jehovah’s Witnesses: Challenges of a Borderless Community
Room: Executive Suite
Organizer/Convener: J. Gordon Melton, Baylor University (jgordon_melton@baylor.edu)
Fighting to Live at Peace: Jehovah's Witnesses During World War II
J. Gordon Melton, Baylor University (jgordon_melton@baylor.edu)
The Jehovah’s Witnesses and Progressive Jurisprudence: The Cultural Meaning of Recent Court Decisions in Canada
Holly Folk, Western Washington University (holly.folk@wwu.edu)
E- SSSR: Religion, Violence, Guns, & Extremism
Room: Broadway IV
Convener: Shaonta' Allen, (allen3se@mail.uc.edu)
Preaching on Pistols: An Experiment Assessing the Influence of Clergy on Gun Policy Attitudes
Abigail Vegter, University of Kansas (abigailvegter@ku.edu)
Sacred Sites and Conflict Intractability: Towards A New Theoretical Understanding
Chirasree Mukherjee, Arizona State University (cmukher1@asu.edu)
Preaching and Gun Issues: Clergy and Congregation Responses
Leah Schade, Lexington Theological Seminary (lschade@lextheo.edu)
Co-Author: Katie Day, United Lutheran Seminary
Beyond religious terrorism: Perceptions of extremism among University students in Bangladesh
Helal Hossain Dhali, McGill University (helaldhali@gmail.com; helal.dhali@mail.mcgill.ca)
Saturday, October 23, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday, October 23, 10:40 AM - 12:10 PM
F- SSSR: Religious Change and Spiritual Well-being Among Clergy
Room: Broadway III
Convener: Brandon Martinez, Providence College (bmartine@providence.edu)
Spiritual Border Crossing Denied: Doreen Virtue's 'New Age to Christian' Conversion Scandal
Madeline Duntley, Bowling Green State University (dmadeli@bgsu.edu)
Does Religious Upbringing Predict Clergy’s Spiritual Wellbeing?
Todd Ferguson, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (tferguson@umhb.edu)
Co-Author 1: Glen Milstein, The City College of The City University of New York
Co-Author 2: Jia Yao, Duke University
From Minister to Nonbeliever: Ex-clergy Demonstrate the Pitfalls of Communicating a Nonreligious Identity
Dan Delaney, University of Louisville (dan.delaney@louisville.edu)
Response to a Crisis: A Network Analysis of Support for Clergy
Thad Austin, Duke University (taustin@div.duke.edu)
Co-Author: Katie Comeau, Duke University
F- RRA: Faith Communities Today #2 – 2020 Denominational Results
Room: Directors Suite
Organizer: Scott Thumma, Hartford Institute for Religion Research (sthumma@hartsem.edu)
The 2020 Nondenominational Church Reality: Strong and Growing
Scott Thumma, Hartford Institute for Religion Research (sthumma@hartsem.edu)
A 2020 Portrait of Megachurch Congregations
Warren Bird, VP of Research and Equipping Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability (warren@ecfa.org)
Co-Author: Scott Thumma, Hartford Institute for Religion Research
A 2020 Portrait of Orthodox Christian Churches
Alexei Krindatch, Coordinator National Census of Orthodox Christian Churches 2020 US Religion Census (akrindatch@aol.com)
A 2020 Picture of Baha’i Congregations
Mike McMullen, Department of Sociology University of Houston-Clear Lake (mcmullen@uhcl.edu)
F- RRA: Generations of Religious Research(ers)
Room: Forum Suite
Organizer/Convener: Patricia Wittberg, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate Georgetown University (pwittber@iupui.edu)
Panelist
Mary Gautier, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (gautierm@georgetown.edu)
Panelist
Jared Bok, University of Nevada (jbok@unr.edu)
Panelist
Kerby Goff, Penn State University (kerby.goff@psu.edu)
Panelist
Elaine Ecklund, Rise University (hjh2@rice.edu)
F- SSSR: Religion and Youth
Room: Skyline IV
Convener: Lauren Crane, Wittenberg University (lcrane@wittenberg.edu)
Broadening Questions of Religion and Delinquency: Comparing Muslim, Christian, and Non-religious Adolescents in the United Kingdom
Christopher Seto, The Pennsylvania State University (chs37@psu.edu)
Religion's Residue: Comparing the Effects of Past and Present Religious Attendance on Current Attitudes
Jesse Smith, The Pennsylvania State University (smith203@alumni.iu.edu)
Community and Identity: Observing A Developmental Trajectory of Religious and Spiritual Struggle in Emerging Adults
Katheryn Kelley, University of Notre Dame (kkelley5@nd.edu)
Co-Author 1: Anne-Charlotte Belloeil, University of Notre Dame
Co-Author 2: Lucia Cho, University of Notre Dame
Religious beliefs and risk-taking among young adults experiencing homelessness
Deidra Carroll Coleman, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Cizik School of Nursing (deidra.c.coleman@uth.tmc.edu)
Co-Author 1: Diane Santa Maria, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Cizik School of Nursing
Co-Author 2: Sarah Narendorf, University of Houston
Co-Author 3: Robin Petering, University of Southern California
Co-Author 4: Kristin Ferguson, Arizona State University
Co-Author 5: Diane Santa Maria, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Cizik School of Nursing
Co-Author 6: Anamika Barman-Adhikari, University of Denver
Co-Author 7: Hsun-Ta Hsu, University of Missouri
Co-Author 8: Kimberly Bender, University of Denver
F- SSSR: Pew Research Center’s 2020 survey of Jewish Americans
Room: Council Suite
Organizer: Becka A. Alper, Pew Research Center (balper@pewresearch.org)
Predictors of religious and cultural engagement and Jewish identification in adulthood
Becka A. Alper, Pew Research Center (balper@pewresearch.org)
Co-Author: Alan Cooperman, Pew Research
Paper #2
Alan Cooperman, Pew Research Center (acooperman@pewresearch.org)
The Hollow Middle: Young Jews are More Secular and More Orthodox
Ariela Keysar, Trinity College (akeysar@aol.com)
Economic vulnerability among American Jews: Measures, predictors, consequences
Laurence Kotler-Berkowitz, Jewish Federations of North America (laurence.kotler-berkowitz@jewishfederations.org)
Judaism is not only a religion: Patterns of Engagement with Jewish Identity
Leonard Saxe, Brandeis University (saxe@brandeis.edu)
F- SSSR: Religious Leaders' Growth and Change
Room: Park Room
Convener: , ()
Analyzing Replacement Theology: Evangelical Pastors’ Views on the Role of Jews and Israel in the End Times
Motti Inbari, UNC Pembroke (inbari@uncp.edu)
Co-Author 1: Motti Inbari, UNC Pembroke
Co-Author 2: Kirill Bumin, UNC Pembroke
The leadership crisis in Shia Islam and occulting the non-existent imam
Mansoor Moaddel, University of Maryland (moaddel@umd.edu)
Co-Author: Mansoor Moaddel, University of Maryland
Traits of Religious Leadership: Moral Integrity and Communal Involvement Outweigh Personal Meaning
Michael Nielsen, Georgia Southern University (mnielsen@georgiasouthern.edu)
Co-Author: Alexander Raymond, Georgia Southern University
Keep the Faith, Change the Church: Understanding the Temporal and Spatial Growth of a Lay Catholic Movement
Larissa Caldeira, University of Washington (caldeira@uw.edu)
F- SSSR: Theory and Terminology in Mormon Studies
Room: Broadway IV
Organizer: Jana Riess, President, Mormon Social Science Association (riess.jana@gmail.com)
Convener: Rick Phillips, University of North Florida (phillips.rick@gmail.com)
“Are We Apostates?”: The Use of the Term Apostate in a Large Online Ex-Mormon Community
Levi Sands, University of Iowa (levi-sands@uiowa.edu)
How Diffusion of Innovation Theory, Labeling Theory, Ascription Theory, and Schema Theory Explain the Social Dynamics Surrounding Joseph Smith’s Treasure Quest
Manuel Padro, Independent scholar (mpadro23@gmail.com)
Deconversion Narratives: Language and the Loss of Faith among Former Mormons
Jana Riess, Religion News Service (riess.jana@gmail.com)
F- SSSR: Spirituality and Religion in Indigenous Spaces
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Andrew Chesnut, Virginia Commonwealth University (rachesnut@vcu.edu)
“Evangelizing the Souls”: An Empirical Study of Its Impact on Social Identity and Spiritual Orientation of Indigenous Converts
chang-ho ji, la sierra university (cji@lasierra.edu)
Co-Author 1: Keith Drieberg, La Sierra University
Co-Author 2: Gidion Tambunan, La sierra University
Syncretic Santa Muerte: The Bricolage of a New Religious Movement
Andrew Chesnut, Virginia Commonwealth University (rachesnut@vcu.edu)
Indigenous Migrant Women from Bolivia in Mendoza: Multiple Presences at the Intersections of Religion, Gender, and Ethnicity
Ernesto Fiocchetto, Florida International University (ernesto.fiocchetto@gmail.com)
F- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Studying Lived Religion
Room: Executive Suite
Organizer/Convener: Orit Avishai, Fordham University (avishai@fordham.edu)
Author: Nancy Ammerman, Boston University (nta@bu.edu)
Participants
Kelsy Burke, University of Nebraska at Lincoln (kburke@unl.edu)
R. Marie Griffith, Washington University (mgriffith@wustl.edu)
John O'brien, NYU Abu Dhabi (jho3@nyu.edu)
Tia Noelle Pratt, Villanova University (tia.pratt@villanova.edu)
Rachel Rinaldo, University of Colorado Boulder (rachel.rinaldo@colorado.edu)
Saturday, October 23, 12:10 PM - 1:10 PM
Saturday, October 23, 12:15 PM - 1:10 PM
Saturday, October 23, 1:10 PM - 2:10 PM
SSSR Presidential Panel- SSSR Presidential Panel: Challenging and Expanding Paradigms of the Scientific Study of Religion
Room: Pavilion Ballroom
Organizer: Prema Ann Kurien, Syracuse University (pkurien@syr.edu)
A Boundary Between the Things Misnamed: Looking for Religion and Spirituality in Contemporary China
Anna Sun, Duke University (anna.x.sun@duke.edu)
No One Word for Religion: Native American Traditions, Sacred Places, and the Law
Michael McNally, Carleton College (mmcnally@carleton.edu)
The Black Church: Research, Relevance, and Reckoning
Sandra Barnes, Vanderbilt University (sandra.l.barnes@vanderbilt.edu)
American Evangelicalism and The Spirit of Carcerality: Latinx Protestants Reclaiming Collective Spiritual Power from Carceral Control
Melissa Guzman, San Francisco State University (mguz@sfsu.edu)
Saturday, October 23, 2:20 PM - 3:50 PM
G- RRA: CARA Recent Research on Catholic Church
Room: Forum Suite
Organizer/Convener: Thomas Gaunt, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (tpg9@georgetown.edu)
Continuing to Fulfill the Charism and Mission of Catholic High Schools in Lesotho during a Time of a Declining Number of Religious Sisters
Aloysia Makoae, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (samakoae@yahoo.co.uk)
Culture and Ethnicity in Vocations to Religious Life in the United States
Thu Do, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (ttd9@georgetown.edu)
Areas of Satisfaction and Challenge among Recently Ordained U.S. Catholic Priests
Jonathon Wiggins, Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (jlw8@georgetown.edu)
G- SSSR: Investigating Worldviews Using a Typological Prism
Room: Broadway II
Organizer: Ramona Bullik, Bielefeld University, Germany (ramona.bullik@uni-bielefeld.de)
Convener: Ralph W. Hood, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, USA (ralph-hood@utc.edu)
Worldview Styles and Religious Styles. The Typological Contribution of a Structural-developmental Perspective
Heinz Streib, Bielefeld University, Germany (heinz.streib@uni-bielefeld.de)
Co-Author: Ralph W. Hood, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, USA
Religious Development: Results from Longitudinal Data with Faith Development Interviews
Zhuo Job Chen, Clemson University, USA (zhuoc@clemson.edu)
Co-Author 1: Ralph W. Hood, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, USA
Co-Author 2: Heinz Streib, Bielefeld University, Germany
Esoteric Worldviews. A Qualitative Analysis
Anika Steppacher, Bielefeld University, Germany (anika.steppacher@uni-bielefeld.de)
Co-Author 1: Ramona Bullik, Bielefeld University, Germany
Co-Author 2: Barbara Keller, Bielefeld University, Germany
Co-Author 3: William Andrews, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
Examining the Development of Moral Worldview Beliefs Using Moral Foundations Theory
Zachary Swanson, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, USA (rbs972@mocs.utc.edu)
Co-Author 1: Matthew Durham, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, USA
Co-Author 2: Ralph W. Hood, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, USA
G- RRA: Faith Communities Today #3 – 2020 Denominational Results
Room: Directors Suite
Organizer: Scott Thumma, Hartford Institute for Religion Research (sthumma@hartsem.edu)
A 2020 Portrait of Church of the Nazarene Congregations
Rich Houseal, Research Services, director Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center (rhouseal@nazarene.org)
The Good, the Bad, and the Stoic: How Seventh-day Adventists Compare on Mission, Worship, and Programming
Petr Cincala, Director, Institute of Church Ministry Andrews University (cincala@andrews.edu)
A 2020 Portrait of Presbyterian Church, USA Congregations
Susan Barnett, Director, Research Services Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) (susan.barnett@pcusa.org)
G- SSSR: Religion and Education
Room: Broadway I
Convener: Thad Austin, (taustin@div.duke.edu)
Narratives of Secularization in Western Civilization Textbooks
Kevin Flatt, Redeemer University (kflatt@redeemer.ca)
Co-Author 1: Kevin Flatt, Redeemer University
Co-Author 2: Johanna Lewis, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
School Climate, Attachment, and Future Church Affiliation
Josue Anguiano-Vega, La Sierra University (janguian@lasierra.edu)
Latinos, Faith and Science Education: How Congregational Participation Shapes the Science Education Outcomes of Latino Youth
Esmeralda Sánchez Salazar, Rice University (esmeralda.salazar@rice.edu)
Personal and Interpersonal Aspects of Religiosity: Comparing Christians, Hindus, Buddhists, and Muslims in Two Societies
Lauren Crane, Wittenberg University (lcrane@wittenberg.edu)
Co-Author 1: Shabana Bano, Banaras Hindu University
Co-Author 2: Ramesh C. Mishra, Banaras Hindu UniversIty
Co-Author 3: Sushma Pandey, D.D.U. Gorakhpur UniversIty
Co-Author 4: Nona Moskowitz, Wittenberg University
G- SSSR: Religion, Justice, and the Enviroment
Room: Broadway III
Convener: Yaakov Ariel, UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA (yariel@email.unc.edu)
A Brazilian representative of religious-inspired anti-environmentalism
Renan William dos Santos, University of São Paulo/Brazil and Drew Univeristy (renan_william.santos@hotmail.com)
Co-Author: Renan William dos Santos,
Environmental and Ecological Justice in (Non)Religious Environmental Activism
Lauren Strumos, The University of Ottawa (lstru054@uottawa.ca)
Social identity, wildlife, religion, and dominance
Kwan-Lamar Blount-Hill, Borough of Manhattan Community College / Kings County District Attorney's Office (kblounthill@bmcc.cuny.edu)
Co-Author: Kwan-Lamar Blount-Hill, Borough of Manhattan Community College / Kings County District Attorney's Office
G- SSSR: Religion, Black Lives Matter, and Racial Reconciliation
Room: Council Suite
Convener: Andrea Henderson, University Of South Carolina (ahenderson@sc.edu)
Race, Religion, and Black Lives Matter
Khari Brown, Wayne State University (kharib@wayne.edu)
Co-Author: Khari Brown, Wayne State University
Towards a Social (Justice) Gospel: The Prefigurative Politics of Black Christian Millennials
Shaonta' Allen, Dartmouth College (shaonta.allen@dartmouth.edu)
Race, Religion, & the Twentysomething Soul
Tim Clydesdale, The College of New Jersey (clydesda@tcnj.edu)
Diversity as Philanthropy: Diversity Ideology among Associate Pastors of Color
Oneya Okuwobi, The Ohio State University (okuwobi.1@osu.edu)
G- SSSR: Modernization, Megachurches, and the Urban Face of Christianity in the Global South
Room: Park Room
Organizer/Convener: Timothy Wadkins, Canisius College (wadkins@canisius.edu)
Comparative Survey Research on Megachurches in the Global South: What do the data show?
Patricia Christian, Canisius College visiting (christia@canisius.edu)
The Spiritual and Social Capital of Pentecostal-Charismatic Megachurches in the Philippines
Joel Tejedo, Asia Pacifice Theological Seminary, Baguio City, the Philippines (joel_doulos@yahoo.com)
Victory, Prosperity, and Health at an Indian Megachurch in Lockdown
Chad Bauman, Butler University (cbauman@butler.edu)
Brazilian Megachurches and the Covid-19 Pandemic
Andrew Johnson, Mertopolitan State Univeristy (andrew.johnson@metrostate.edu)
G- SSSR: Theorizing Christian Nationalism and White Supremacy
Room: Executive Suite
Convener: Mark Gould, Haverford College (mgould@haverford.edu)
L' etat Cest Moi: Pentecostal Charisma & Mystical Kingship
Erica Ramirez, Auburn Seminary (erica.ramirez@gmail.com)
Co-Author: João Chaves, PhD, Auburn Seminary
The Rhetoric of Christian Nationalism in White Supremacy Movements
Joseph Baker, East Tennessee State University (bakerjo@etsu.edu)
Co-Author: Samuel Stroope, Louisiana State University
One Nation, Under Fear: Christian Nationalism and Fear in the United States
Andrew Whitehead, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (aw122@iu.edu)
White Evangelical Emotion Work and Sustained Racial Inequality
Sarah Diefendorf, Intermountain Healthcare (sarah.diefendorf@imail.org)
Saturday, October 23, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
H- SSSR: Religion, Politics, and Attitudes Towards the "Other"
Room: Forum Suite
Convener: Ines Jindra, Idaho State University (ineswengerjindra@isu.edu)
Who has Antipathy for Whom?: How Progressive and Conservative Protestants rate Other Christians
George Yancey, Baylor University (george_yancey@baylor.edu)
To Hell with Tolerance: Salvific Exclusivity and Political Attitudes
Youssef Chouhoud, Christopher Newport University (youssef.chouhoud@cnu.edu)
Ex-Evangelicals as Moral Entrepreneurs in the Culture Wars
Richard Cimino, SUNY-Old Westbury (relwatch1@msn.com)
Co-Author: Richard Cimino, SUNY-Old Westbury
H- RRA: American Christianity and Social Problems
Room: Studio Suite
Convener: Dodeye Williams, Department of Political Science, University of Calabar (williamsdodeye@yahoo.com)
God’s Resistance: Faith-based Advocacy for Immigrants During the Trump Administration
Brad Christerson, Biola University (bradley.christerson@biola.edu)
Co-Author 1: Robert Chao Romero, UCLA
Co-Author 2: Alexia Salvatierra, Fuller Theological Seminary
Co-Author 3: Nancy Wang Yuen, Biola University
Regional Religious Variation and Anti-Intellectualism
Jesse DeDeyne, Baylor University (jesse_dedeyne2@baylor.edu)
Churches and IPV
Amy Reynolds, Wheaton College (amy.reynolds@wheaton.edu)
Co-Author: Jenny Beth Cox, Wheaton College
H- SSSR: Religion, Populisim, After 45 (Trump)
Room: Broadway IV
Convener: Nic Frame, Purdue University (nframe@purdue.edu)
God's President: Memes, CREDs, and Donald Trump
Thomas B Ellis, Appalachian State University (ellistb@appstate.edu)
American Religious Populism After the Trump Years
James Guth, Furman University (jim.guth@furman.edu)
Co-Author: Lyman Kellstedt, Wheaton College (IL) emeritus
Promoting populism in the spiritual supermarket: Conspirituality revisited
David Voas, University College London (d.voas@ucl.ac.uk)
The Church of Vladimir and Donald: Evangelicals, Politics, and the ROC
Andy Bunnell, University of Washington (abunnell@uw.edu)
H- SSSR: The impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Congregational Leaders
Room: Skyline IV
Organizer/Convener: David Eagle, Duke University (david.eagle@duke.edu)
Pandemic Impact on Church of the Nazarene Congregations and Pastors
Joel Thiessen, Ambrose University (jathiessen@ambrose.edu)
Co-Author: Rich Houseal, Church of the Nazarene Global Ministry Center
COVID-19 and Church Attendance among American Evangelical Congregations
Andrew MacDonald, Wheaton College, Billy Graham Center (andrew.macdonald@wheaton.edu)
The experiences of pastors during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A qualitative study of clergy across the Washington, D.C. area
Timothy Snyder, Wesley Theological Seminary (tsnyder@wesleyseminary.edu)
Pastoral ministry in unsettled times: A qualitative study of the experiences of United Methodist clergy during the COVID-19 pandemic
Erin Johnston, Duke University (erin.johnston035@duke.edu)
Co-Author: David Eagle, Duke University
H- SSSR: Sexuality and Identity Concerns in Mormonism
Room: Broadway III
Organizer: Jana Riess, President, Mormon Social Science Association (riess.jana@gmail.com)
Convener: Gordon Shepherd, (gordons@uca.edu)
Four Domains Related to Single/Relationship Status among Sexual Minorities Raised Conservatively Religious
Tyler Lefevor, Utah State University (tyler.lefevor@usu.edu)
Co-Author 1: Ron L. Schow, Idaho State University
Co-Author 2: A. Lee Beckstead, private practice
“Just Let Us Love One Another”: Social Media and the LGBTQ+ Student Struggle at Brigham Young University
Calvin Burke, Brigham Young University (burke.calvinj@gmail.com)
Sexual Behavior among Former Latter-day Saints
Jana Riess, Religion News Service (riess.jana@gmail.com)
H- RRA: The U.S. Religion Census: History, Methods, and Uses
Room: Council Suite
Organizer: Clifford Grammich, Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (usreligioncensus@gmail.com)
The U.S. Religion Census: A History
Clifford Grammich, Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (usreligioncensus@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Rich Houseal, Nazarene Global Ministry Center
Orthodox Christianity in the American Religious Landscape: Preliminary Findings from the 2020 US Religion Census
Alexei Krindatch, National Census of Orthodox Churches / 2020 US Religion Census (akrindatch@aol.com)
Methods for Counting Catholics and Implications for the U.S. Religion Census
Clifford Grammich, Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies (usreligioncensus@gmail.com)
Enumerating Local Congregations: Comparing Denominational and Other Sources
Rich Houseal, Nazarene Global Ministry Center (rhouseal@nazarene.org)
H- SSSR: Religion and Health I
Room: Executive Suite
Convener: Abimbola Adelakun, University of Texas, Austin (adelakun@austin.utexas.edu)
Disability Advocacy and Ministry among Christians In Russia and Eastern Europe Since 1989
Albert Herzog, Retired Scholar (herzoga3@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Albert Herzog, Retired
Suicide Prevention in Japan by Collaborative Efforts between Mental Health Professionals and Buddhist Monks
Tatsushi Hirono, Austin Peay State University (hironot@apsu.edu)
Religion, Flow, and Happiness: Evidence from an Indigenous Religion in Asia
chang-ho ji, la sierra university (cji@lasierra.edu)
Co-Author 1: Vy Cao, La Sierra University
Co-Author 2: Zixuan Zhao, La sierra University
Pre-post Mindfulness Changes in Affect Depend on the Interaction of Participant Religious Beliefs with the Religious Framings of Mindfulness Guidance
Micheline Anderson, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University (micheline_anderson@brown.edu)
Co-Author 1: Roman Palitsky, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
Co-Author 2: Deanna Kaplan, Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University
H- SSSR: Parish Research 2
Room: Broadway II
Organizer/Convener: Pierre Hegy, Adelphi University (pierre.hegy@gmail.com)
A case study of a Benedictine Monastery: structure, individual agents and institutional breakdown
Paul Kasun, Universidad del Rosario, COLOMBIA (frpaul@utexas.edu)
Types of Religious District in an Urban Area
Anthony J. Blasi, Retired, San Antonio, Texas (j6anthonyblasi@yahoo.com)
Catholic Experiences of Parish Life and Church Leadership
Maureen K. Day, Franciscan School of Theology (maureenday@fst.edu)
Co-Author: Michele Dillon, University of New Hampshire
Sacraments without the Sacerdote: The Changing Role of Laity in Rural Ecuadorian Catholicism
Jill DeTemple, Southern Methodist University (detemple@mail.smu.edu)
H- SSSR: Religion and Gender Violence
Room: Cabinet Suite
Convener: Amanda Hernandez, Baylor University (amanda_hernandez4@baylor.edu)
The Space Between: Purity Culture as a Liminal Time
Tessi Rickabaugh, University of Missouri, Columbia (rickabaught@missouri.edu)
Self-Control, Intimate Partner Violence, and Divine Control: Does Greater Belief in Divine Control Moderate the Adverse Effects of Low Self-Control on Intimate Partner Violence in Thailand?
Colton Daniels, University of Texas at San Antonio (colton.daniels@utsa.edu)
Rituals, Routines and Religion: Understanding the Experiences of Brothel-Based Sex Workers in New Delhi, India
Popy Begum, Rutgers University-Newark (popy.begum@rutgers.edu)
H- SSSR Author Meets Critics: Agents of God: Boundaries & Authority in Muslim & Christian Schools
Room: Park Room
Organizer/Convener: Daniel Winchester, Purdue University (dwinches@purdue.edu)
Author: Jeffrey Guhin, UCLA (guhin@soc.ucla.edu)
Participants
Amy McDowell, University of Mississippi (mcdowell@olemiss.edu)
John O'Brien, NYU Abu Dhabi (jho3@nyu.edu)
C.J. Pascoe, University of Oregon (cpascoe@uoregon.edu)
Rhys Williams, Loyola University Chicago (rwilliams7@luc.edu)
H- SSSR: Exploring the Pandemic Impact on U.S. Congregations: Initial Findings and Insights from the Research Journey
Room: Directors Suite
Organizer: Allison Norton, Hartford Seminary (anorton@hartsem.edu)
Pandemic Past, Pandemic Present: Comparing Congregational Responses to The Spanish Flu and Coronavirus
Andrew Gardner, Hartford Seminary (agardner@hartsem.edu)
The Present and Future of the Pandemic Project
Scott Thumma, Hartford Institute for Religion Research (sthumma@hartsem.edu)
Embarking on Large-Scale Congregational Research: Methodological and Practical Considerations
Allison Norton, Hartford Seminary (anorton@hartsem.edu)
Understanding Pre- and Post-Shutdown Congregational Change: Initial Findings and Observations
Patricia Tevington, Hartford Institute for Religion Research (ptevington@hartsem.edu)
H- SSSR: Science and (un)Religiosity in Meditation and Mindfulness
Room: Broadway I
Organizer: Roman Palitsky, Brown University (roman_palitsky@brown.edu)
Dynamics of Science and Religiosity in the Context of Meditation-Related Challenges: Processes of Meaning-Making among Practitioners of Buddhist Meditation in the West
Roman Palitsky, Brown University (roman_palitsky@brown.edu)
Co-Author 1: Jared Lindahl, Brown University
Co-Author 2: David Cooper, Brown University
The Perceived (In)Compatibility of Christianity with Mindfulness Meditation
Candy Brown, Indiana University (browncg@indiana.edu)
Atheists on the cushion: Is mindfulness a religion tailored to the nonreligious?
Masoumeh Sara Rahmani, Victoria University of Wellington (NZ) (masoumeh.sara.rahmani@gmail.com)
Co-Author 1: Miguel Farias, Coventry University (UK)
Co-Author 2: Valerie van Mulukom, Coventry University (UK)
Saturday, October 23, 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM
SSSR Awards & Presidential Address- SSSR Presidential Address: Religion as Social Location: Global and Comparative Perspectives
Room: Pavilion Ballroom
Religion as Social Location: Global and Comparative Perspectives
Prema Ann Kurien, Syracuse University (pkurien@syr.edu)
Saturday, October 23, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sunday, October 24, 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Sunday, October 24, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
I- SSSR: Religious Orientations
Room: Broadway IV
Convener: Jana Riess, Religion News Service (riess.jana@gmail.com)
Soteriology, Eschatology and Theodicy: Value-commitments in Christianity, Islam and Judaism
Mark Gould, Haverford College (mgould@haverford.edu)
Spiritual Technology of the Secular: The Meditation of Marcus Aurelius
Kyle Smith, Rice University (2kylesmith@gmail.com)
Co-Author: Chris Senn, Rice University
The Discussion of Religion and Spirituality in Sociology and Social Work: Similarities and Differences
Ines W. Jindra, Idaho State University (ineswengerjindra@isu.edu)
I- SSSR: Religion and Gender II
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Candice Bentley-Held, (bentley.cand@gmail.com)
Gender Gaps and Risky Religion: The Impact of Societal Discrimination and Government Religious Restrictions on the Gender Gap in Religiosity
Dane Mataic, North Dakota State University (dane.mataic@ndsu.edu)
Co-Author: Kerby Goff, The Pennsylvania State University
Who Wears the Hijab? Predictors of Veiling in the United States
Eman Abdelhadi, University of Chicago (abdelhadi@uchicago.edu)
Trends in Traditional Identities: The Cross-Lagged Predictive Power of Gender Ideology and Religiosity
Elizabeth McElroy, University of Oklahoma (elizabeth.mcelroy@ou.edu)
Co-Author 1: Abby Young, s.abby.young@ou.edu
Co-Author 2: Cyrus Schleifer, cyrus.schleifer@ou.edu
I- SSSR: Faith-Based Organizations - Religion as State Actors
Room: Broadway I
Convener: Manuel Padro, Independent researcher (MPadro23@gmail.com)
International and Domestic Sources of Religious Movements: Korean Missionaries in High-risk Countries
Jihye Jung, Arizona State University (jjung60@asu.edu)
Faith Actors and Refugee Policy: Strategies to Influence UNHCR
Ernesto Fiocchetto, Florida International University (ernesto.fiocchetto@gmail.com)
Gender in International Christian Organizations: A Review of Leadership, Organizational Realities, and Programming
Amy Reynolds, Wheaton College (amy.reynolds@wheaton.edu)
Religious Protection from Populist Violence: The Catholic Church and the Philippine Drug War
David Buckley, University of Louisville (david.buckley@louisville.edu)
Co-Author 1: Steven Brooke, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Co-Author 2: Ron Mendoza, Ateneo de Manila University
I- SSSR+RRA: Interdisciplinarity of History & Social Sciences
Room: Council Suite
Convener: , ()
“The Lord Will Make a Way Somehow”: Black Sacred Music and the Battle for the Soul of American Civil Religion
Hassaun Jones-Bey, California State University East Bay (hjonesbey@horizon.csueastbay.edu)
Stronger Together: the Durability of Racial-Minority Religious Congregations in Manhattan, 1949–1999
Casey Homan, University of California, Berkeley (caseyhoman@berkeley.edu)
Oppressed Minorities and Protected Minorities: The Comparative Study of the Croats and the Jewish in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Yukie Tatta, The University of Tokyo (tattayukie@gmail.com)
I- SSSR: Emotion, Cognition, and Experiencing Religion
Room: Broadway III
Convener: Tyler Lefevor, (tyler.lefevor@usu.edu)
Religious intuitions, theory of mind, and supernatural experience
Laird Edman, Northwestern College (ledman@nwciowa.edu)
Co-Author 1: Hannah Paauw, Northwestern College
Co-Author 2: Taelor Lamansky, Northwestern College
Feeling Close to the Divine: Situating Sacred Awareness using Participant Photo Elicitation
Rory Jones, Baylor University (rory_jones@baylor.edu)
You Have to Feel It to Know It: How Objectification Integrates Practical and Discursive Consciousness
Spencer Paine, UC Irvine (spaine@uci.edu)
Sunday, October 24, 10:40 AM - 12:10 PM
J- SSSR: Education and Teaching in Religion
Room: Broadway I
Convener: Christopher Suehr, Catholic University (Cjsuehr@gmail.com)
Teaching Brave: Dialogic Strategies for Religious Studies Classrooms
Jill DeTemple, Southern Methodist University (detemple@mail.smu.edu)
Characteristics of Courses in the Psychology of Religion
Michael Nielsen, Georgia Southern University (mnielsen@georgiasouthern.edu)
Co-Author 1: Michael Nielsen, Georgia Southern University
Co-Author 2: Veronica O'Brien, Georgia Southern University
J- SSSR: Religion and Health II
Room: Broadway III
Convener: Eugene Clay, Arizona State University (clay@asu.edu)
Age and Religiosity among Jews in America and Israel
Nadia Beider, Hebrew University (nadia.beider@mail.huji.ac.il)
Attitudes Towards Abortion: Does Belief in God Matter for the Non-religious?
Nic Frame, Purdue University (nframe@purdue.edu)
Religion and Infertility
Gabriel Lotarski, Wayne State University (gb7861@wayne.edu)
J- SSSR: Religion and Inequalities
Room: Broadway II
Convener: Stephen Glazier, Yale Universtiy (stephen.glazier@yale.edu)
Pentecocapitalism and Neoliberal Subjectivity: A South African Case Study
Bradley Johnson, Rice University (bmj3@rice.edu)
J- SSSR: Religion and Youth II
Room: Broadway IV
Convener: Erin Johnston, (erin.johnston035@duke.edu)
Blessings and Bistros: Overcoming a “Paralyzed Heart”
Annette Mackay, West Virginia University (amm0065@mix.wvu.edu)
Youth religiousness, parent-child relations, and substance use problems
John Hoffmann, BYU (john_hoffmann@byu.edu)
Apocalypse Kids: Esoteric Childhoods in New Religions Movements: Symbolism, Conflict and Ownership
Susan Palmer, McGill University (susan.palmer@mcgill.ca)
Index
Abdelhadi, Eman: I-
Adelakun, Abimbola: A-, H-
Adler, Gary: B-, M-
Adogame, Afe: B-
Ahmad, Salman: C-
Akova, Feyza: M-
Albanese, Anthony: B-
Alexander, CDR David: O-
Alisauskiene, Milda: K-
Allen, Daniel: B-, D-
Allen, Levi: M-
Allen, Shaonta': E-, G-
Alper, Becka: N-
Alper, Becka A.: F-
Ammerman, Nancy: F-
Amwe, Ruth: L-
Anderson, Cory: A-
Anderson, Douglas: M-
Anderson, Jennifer: A-
Anderson, Micheline: H-
Andrews, William: G-
Anguiano-Vega, Josue: G-
Anthony, Joseph: B-
Anwar, Kainaat: B-
Apaah, Felicity: B-
Aponte, Edwin: C-
Aponte, Edwin David: B-
Ariel, Yaakov: D-, G-
Armaly, Miles: E-
Arsenault, Ken: E-
Austin, Thad: F-, G-
Ausubel, Jacob: M-
Avishai, Orit: F-
Bacon, Rachel: A-
Bailey, Karl: A-, B-
Baker, Joseph: G-
Bano, Shabana: C-, G-, K-, M-
Barkhauer, MSgt Bradley: O-
Barman-Adhikari, Anamika: F-
Barnes, Sandra: SSSR Presidential Panel-
Barnett, Susan: G-
Bartkowski, John: C-
Baugh, Amanda: D-
Bauman, Chad: G-
Beckstead, A. Lee: H-
Begum, Popy: H-
Beider, Nadia: J-
Beit-Hallahmi, Benjamin: K-
Belloeil, Anne-Charlotte: F-
Bender, Kimberly: F-
Bennett, Daniel: D-
Bentley-Held, Candice: I-
Berrelleza, Erick: A-, B-, C-
Berry, Damon: A-, C-
Berry, Evan: D-
Bettiza, Gregorio: N-
Beyerlein, Kraig: K-, M-
BIANO, ILARIA: M-
Biolcati Rinaldi, Ferruccio: C-
Biolcati, Ferruccio: N-
Bird, Warren: F-
Blankhom, Joseph: C-
Blanton, Matthew: N-
Blasi, Anthony J.: H-
Blount-Hill, Kwan-Lamar: G-
Bok, Jared: C-, F-
Boucher, Guillaume: D-
Brauer, Simon: K-
Braunstein, Ruth: L-, M-
Breining, CAPT Brent: O-
Brenneman, Robert: D-
Brink, T.L.: P-
Brooke, Steven: I-
Brown, Brandon: B-, E-
Brown, Candy: H-
Brown, Khari: G-
Brown, Maria: C-
Bruce, Tricia: C-, D-, K-, L-
Buckley, David: E-, I-
Bullik, Ramona: G-
Bumin, Kirill: F-
Bunnell, Andy: B-, H-
Burge, Ryan: A-
Burke, Calvin: H-
Burke, Kelsy: F-
Burkimsher, Marion: M-
Burtt, Jason: B-
Cáceres, Ignacio: K-
Caldeira, Larissa: F-
Calvillo, Jonathan: B-, C-, E-
Campbell, C. William: P-
Cantori, Valentina: C-
Cao, Vy: H-
Cardoza, Danny: P-
Carnevale, Davide N.: B-
Carriero, Renzo: C-
Cavendish, James: L-
Chan, Esther: D-, E-
Chang, Joyce: M-
Chapman, Amy: N-
Charles, Jennifer: L-
Chaves, Mark: B-
Chaves, PhD, João: G-
Chen, Zhuo Job: A-, E-, G-
Cheng, Zhen: O-
cherry, stephen: O-
Chesnut, Andrew: F-
Cho, Lucia: F-
Choi, Jeyoul: B-
Chouhoud, Youssef: B-, E-, H-
Christerson, Brad: H-
Christian, Patricia: G-
Christophe, Monnot: C-
Chu, Jolene: P-
Cimino, Richard: D-, H-
Cincala, Petr: B-, G-
Clay, Eugene: J-
Clay, J. Eugene: D-
Cline, Victoria: E-
Clydesdale, Tim: G-
Coleman, Deidra Carroll: F-
Coley, Jonathan: B-
Collett, Jessica: A-
Colyer, Corey: E-
Comeau, Katie: F-
Conklin, Ch, LtCol Christopher: O-
Cooley, Chelsea: B-
Cooper, David: H-
Cooperman, Alan: F-
Corcoran, Katie: B-, E-
Corcoran, Katie E.: A-
Cox, Jenny Beth: H-
Cragun, Ryan: C-, E-
Crane, Lauren: C-, F-, G-, M-
Crosby Jr., Howard: O-
Cummins, Alyshea: D-
Dacey, Timothy: A-
Daniels, Colton: H-
Davidson, Kimberly: D-
Davies, Andrew: O-
Day, Katie: E-
Day, Maureen: L-
Day, Maureen K.: H-
DeDeyne, Jesse: H-
DeHoek, Adam: P-
Delaney, Dan: F-
Denton, Melinda: C-
DeTemple, Jill: H-, J-
Dhali, Helal Hossain: E-
Di, Di: A-
Diefendorf, Sarah: G-
Díez, Míriam: L-
DiGregorio, Bernard: E-
Dillon, Frank: B-
Dillon, Michele: H-
Dixon, Bob: N-
Djupe, Paul: A-, C-
Do, Thu: G-
Dollahite, David: A-
Dollhopf, Erica: A-
dos Santos, Renan William: G-
Dougherty, Kevin: B-
Draper, Scott: A-, E-
Drieberg, Keith: F-
Dromi, Shai: M-
Drumm, Rene: A-
Drumm, René: B-
Dugandzic, Audra: K-
Duntley, Madeline: F-
Durham, Matthew: E-, G-
Eagle, David: A-, B-, H-
Ecklund, Elaine: F-
Edgell, Penny: A-
Edman, Laird: I-
Ellis, Rachel: M-
Ellis, Thomas B: H-
Ellison, Christopher G.: C-
Enders, Adam: E-
Evans, Hannah: B-
Evans, Jonathan: L-
Faranda, Regina: M-
Farias, Miguel: H-
Farooq, Muhammad Ajmal: N-
Ferguson, Kristin: F-
Ferguson, Todd: F-
Fetzer, Joel S: P-
Finke, Roger: O-
Fiocchetto, Ernesto: F-, I-
Fisher Jr., James: O-
Flannelly, Kevin J.: C-
Flannelly, Laura T.: C-
Flatt, Kevin: G-
Flory, Richard: B-
Folk, Holly: A-, E-
Frame, Nic: H-, J-
Franklin, Andrew: A-
Froese, Paul: A-
Frost, Jacqui: A-, C-, D-
Fry, Alex: N-
Futris, Ted: A-
Gaghan, Josh: A-
Gallagher, Sally: D-
Gallo, Ch, Capt Matthew: O-
Gardner, Andrew: H-
Gärtner, Christel: D-
Gaunt, Thomas: G-
Gauthier, François: M-
Gautier, Mary: A-, F-
Glazier, Stephen: J-, K-
Goff, Kerby: B-, F-, I-
Gomez, Manolo Corichi: L-
Gould, Mark: G-, I-
Grammich, Clifford: H-
Gray, Mark: B-
Greenhalgh, Spencer P.: N-
Griffith, R. Marie: F-
Grove, Richard: O-
Guhin, Jeff: A-
Guhin, Jeffrey: H-
Gupta, Juhi: O-
Guth, James: H-
Guthrie, Sara: E-
Guzman, Melissa: B-, SSSR Presidential Panel-
Haberman, David: D-
Hackett, Conrad: L-, M-
Hannan, David: E-, K-
Harrison, Adele: K-
Hassan, Farooq: D-
Haynes, Susan: N-
Hayward, George: M-
Hegy, Pierre: E-, H-, N-
Henderson, Andrea: G-
Hendricks, Justin: A-
Hennig, Linda: D-
Hernandez, Amanda: B-, H-
Hernández, Norlan: N-
Herzog, Albert: F-, H-
Hill, Graham: M-
Hirono, Tatsushi: A-, H-
Hoegeman, Catherine: K-
Hoffmann, John: J-
Holcombe, Jenny: D-
Holdaway, Emma: N-
Holleman, Anna: B-
Holtman, Cathy: P-
Holtmann, Catherine: N-
Homan, Casey: I-
Hood, Ralph W.: G-
Houseal, Rich: A-, G-, H-
House-Niamke, Stephanie: B-
Houtman, Dick: G-
Howard Ecklund, Elaine: A-
Hsu, Becky: A-, E-
Hsu, Hsun-Ta: F-
Huang, Lindsey: N-
Humphreys, Justin: P-
Iannaccone, Laurence: B-
Inbari, Motti: F-
Jackson, Mark: D-
Jacobi, Christopher: L-
Jacobs, Janet: L-
Jeong, Elijah: D-
ji, chang-ho: F-, H-
Jindra, Ines: H-
Johnson, Andrew: G-
Johnson, Bradley: J-
Johnson, Kate: N-
Johnston, Erin: A-, H-, J-
Jones, Rory: B-, D-, I-
Jones-Bey, Hassaun: I-
Joshi, Omkar: L-
Jung, Jihye: I-
Kalinowski, Brenton: A-
Kallatsa, Laura: D-, L-
Kanol, Eylem: N-
Kaplan, Deanna: A-, H-
Karalun, Victoria: P-
Karpov, Vyacheslav: K-, N-, O-
Kasir, Natalie Elizabeth: M-
Kasun, Paul: H-
Kaur, Navkiran: C-, D-
Kawentel, Linda: L-
Keller, Barbara: G-
Kelley, Katheryn: F-
Kellstedt, Lyman: H-
Kelman, Ari: A-
Keysar, Ariela: F-, K-
Khier, Sawsan: P-
Kibria, Nazli: L-
Kilp, Alar: K-
King, W.: A-
Knoll, Benjamin: N-, P-
Knowlton, David: A-
Kostarelos, Frances: A-, C-, K-
Kotler-Berkowitz, Laurence: F-
Kramer, Stephanie: L-, M-
Krindatch, Alexei: F-, H-
Kucinskas, Jaime: E-, M-
Kuloba, Robert: K-
Kurien, Prema Ann: SSSR Awards & Presidential Address-, SSSR Presidential Panel-
L., Wendy: K-
Ladini, Riccardo: N-
Lafferty, Moira: O-
Lah, Peter: L-
Lamansky, Taelor: I-
Lang, Daniel Lindbergh: C-
Lassiter, Jonathan Mathias: B-
Lawton, Amy: L-
Lecaros, veronique: K-
Lecaros, Véronique: N-
Lefebvre, Solange: L-
Lefevor, Tyler: B-, H-, I-
Leicht, Carola: O-
Levy, Yagil: N-
Lewis, Johanna: G-
Lindahl, Jared: H-
Lipps, Oliver: A-
Lizardy-Hajbi, Kristina: C-, D-
Loepp Thiessen, Anneli: K-
Lopes, Jarrod: P-
Loskota, Brie: B-
Lotarski, Gabriel: J-
Lu, Joseline: E-
Mabute-Louie, Bianca: D-
Macaluso, Suzanne: B-
MacDonald, Andrew: H-
MacGregor, Carol Ann: A-
Mackay, Annette: J-
Mackey, Cameron: O-
Maican, Petre: K-, L-
Makoae, Aloysia: G-
Manalang, Aprilfaye: M-
Marks, Loren: A-
Marsh, Christopher: N-, O-
Marti, Gerardo: A-, B-, D-
Martí, Gerardo: C-
Martin, Wendy: B-, E-
Martin, Wendy L.: D-
Martinez, Brandon: E-, F-, M-
Mataic, Dane: I-
Mazrekaj, Deni: M-
McBride, Duane: B-
McClure, Jennifer: B-
McClure, Paul: A-
McDaniel, Eric: D-, N-
McDowell, Amy: H-
McElroy, Elizabeth: I-
McKinney, Jennifer: B-
McLaughlin, Merranda: C-
McMillen, Ch, Maj Jeff: O-
McMullen, Mike: F-
McMullin, Stephen: P-
McNally, Michael: SSSR Presidential Panel-
Mehmood, Maryyum: O-
Mehta, Sharan Kaur: L-
Melton, J. Gordon: A-, E-
Mendoza, Ron: I-
Michalowski, Ines: N-
Miles, Carrie: B-, C-
Miller, Brian: C-, D-
Miller, J.P.: A-
Miller, Mahala: A-
Milstein, Glen: F-
Minarik, Pavol: P-
Mishra, Ramesh C.: G-
Mishra, Ramesh Chandra: M-
Moaddel, Mansoor: F-
Mohamed, Besheer: E-
Mok, Chit Wai John: O-
Molteni, Francesco: N-
Monden, Christiaan: M-
Monnot, Christophe: B-
Moskowitz, Nona: G-
Moura, Mauricio: D-
Mukherjee, Chirasree: E-
Mulder, Mark: C-, D-
Murphy, Thomas W: A-
Narayan, Anjana: L-
Narendorf, Sarah: F-
Nason-Clarke, Nancy: P-
Nie, Fanhao: L-
Nielsen, Michael: F-, J-
Nolle, David: M-
Norton, Allison: B-, H-
Not Applicable, Not Applicable: C-
Noureldin, Laila: D-
Novis-Deutsch, Nurit: P-
Nyamnjoh, Henrietta: K-
Oakley, Lisa: O-, P-
O'brien, John: F-
O'Brien, John: H-
O'Brien, Veronica: J-
Offutt, Steve: B-, K-
Ogera, E. Okelloh: B-
Ogunnowo, Olaanike: B-
Öhlmann, Philipp: P-
Okhotnikov, Ilya: M-
Okuwobi, Oneya: G-
Oladi Ghadikolaei, Samaneh: K-
Oxhandler, Holly: K-
Paauw, Hannah: I-
Padro, Manuel: F-, I-
Paine, Spencer: I-
Palitsky, Roman: A-, H-
Palmer, Jason: A-
Palmer, Susan: J-
Palomo, Johannah: B-
Pandey, Sushma: G-
Pankhurst, Jerry G.: K-
Park, Jerry: B-, L-, M-
Parmer, Daniel: D-
Parsitau, Damaris: B-
Pasca, Christina: C-
Pascoe, C.J.: H-
Pascual, Silvia: L-
Patel, Chetna: A-
Pearce, Lisa: B-, C-
Pepper, Miriam: L-
Petering, Robin: F-
Phillips, Bruce: B-
Phillips, Nichole R.: RRA H. Paul Douglass Lecture-
Phillips, Richard E.: D-
Phillips, Rick: F-
Pieper, Christopher: A-
Piscoya, Cesar: K-
Pitt, Richard: K-
Pogorelc, Anthony J.: N-
Polson, Edward: K-
Powell, Ruth: L-, O-
Pratt, Tia Noelle: F-
Prickett, Pamela: A-
Purkayastha, Bandana: L-
Ragnedda, Massimo: O-
Rahmani, Masoumeh Sara: H-
Raiber, Eva: O-
Ramirez, Erica: B-, G-
Ramirez, Michelle: A-
Ramos, Aida: B-
Ray, Celeste: O-
Raymond, Alexander: F-
Remizova, Alisa: K-
Reynolds, Amy: H-, I-
Richardson, James: E-
Riches, Tanya: O-
Rickabaugh, Tessi: H-
Ricucci, Roberta: C-
Riess, Jana: A-, F-, H-, I-, N-
RIESS, JANA: P-
Rinaldo, Rachel: F-, K-
Rios, Kimberly: O-
Ritz, Bridget: L-
Rivera, Craig: N-
Romero, Robert Chao: H-
Roso, Joseph: B-
Ross, Amy: N-
Rosta, Gergely: C-
Ruiu, Gabriele: O-
Ruiu, Maria Laura: O-
Ruiz Junco, Natalia: N-
Ryan, Michael: B-
Sahgal, Neha: L-
Said, Iman: D-
Salazar, Ariana: L-
Salazar, Esmeralda Sánchez: G-
Salvatierra, Alexia: H-
Sands, Levi: F-
Santa Maria, Diane: F-
Saxe, Leonard: D-, F-
Schade, Leah: E-, L-
Schleifer, Cyrus: I-
Schneider, Rachel: A-
Schow, Ron L.: H-
Seabright, Paul: O-
Searcy, David: N-
Seligman III, Ch, LtCol Charles: O-
Senn, Chris: I-
Seto, Christopher: F-
Sharp, Carissa: O-
Sheikh, Christine: C-
Shelton, Jason: C-
Shepherd, Gary: A-
Shepherd, Gordon: H-, P-
Sherman, Jennifer: B-
Silverstein, Merril: C-, D-
Skidmore, Samuel: B-
Skrzypińska, Katarzyna: L-
Smith, Amy: A-
Smith, Amy Erica: D-
Smith, Buster: M-
Smith, Christian: O-
Smith, Christopher: A-
Smith, Jesse: E-, F-
Smith, Kyle: I-
Snyder, Timothy: H-
Soroka, George: O-
Spännäri, Jenni: D-
Stachowska, Ewa: N-
Stamborski, Anna: N-
Stanford, William D.: A-
Starr, Chelsea: E-
Starr, KJ: L-
Stein, Rachel: E-
Steppacher, Anika: G-
Stewart, Evan: A-, E-
Stockly, Kate J.: A-
Stolz, Jörg: A-
Strehlow, Sean: B-
Streib, Heinz: G-
Stroope, Samuel: G-
Strumos, Lauren: G-
Suehr, Christopher: A-, J-
Sullivan, Daniel: A-
Sun, Anna: SSSR Presidential Panel-
Svensson, Manfred: O-
Swanson, Zachary: G-
Sweida-Metwally, Samir: N-
Szvetelszky, Zsuzsanna: C-
Tambunan, Gidion: F-
Tatta, Yukie: I-
Tejedo, Joel: G-
Tervo-Niemelä, Kati: C-, D-
Tevington, Patricia: E-, H-
Thiessen, Joel: E-, H-
Thompson, Jennifer: B-
Thompson, Wayne: L-
Thomson, Robert: D-
Thumma, Scott: A-, C-, F-, G-, H-
Timbers, Veronica: B-
Timmermans, Stefan: A-
Tokke, Hans: D-
Tokmantcev, Anatolii: P-
Tom, Joshua: E-, M-, N-
Tong, Yunping: L-, M-
Trecartin, Shannon: B-
Trim, David: B-
Trinitapoli, Jenny: K-
Tripathi, Rajnish Chandra: K-
Tse, Justin: O-
Tseligka, Eleni: K-
Tumminia, Diana: A-
Ugba, Abel: K-
Vaidyanathan, Brandon: L-
van Mulukom, Valerie: H-
Vaughan, Kenneth: M-
Vegter, Abigail: E-
Villanueva, Randle: A-, E-
Voas, David: A-, E-, H-
von Schlichten, David: L-
Voulgaraki, Evangelia: O-
Voulgaraki-Pissina, Evi: K-
W. Jindra, Ines: I-
Wadkins, Timothy: G-
Wallner, Judith Fox: P-
Weber, Nicolette Manglos: M-
Weisman de Mamani, Amy: C-
Wellman, James: E-
Wellman, James K.: A-
Wernli, Boris: B-
Whitehead, Andrew: G-
Whitney, Lawrence: P-
Wiggins, Jon: A-
Wiggins, Jonathon: G-
Wilde, Melissa: K-
Wilkinson, Hannah: O-
Williams, Dodeye: H-
Williams, Dodoye: B-
Williams, Rhys: C-, H-
Wilson Harper, Amanda: L-
Winchester, Daniel: H-, L-
Wittberg, Patricia: F-
Wollschleger, Jason: A-, E-
Wong, Janelle: M-
Wood, Michael: K-
Wood, Nathan: M-
Wood, Richard: L-
Woodberry, Robert: L-
Wright, Stuart: A-
Yancey, George: C-, H-
Yang, Fenggang: N-
Yao, Jia: F-
Yi, Joseph: K-, O-
Young, Abby: I-
Young, Luther: N-
Yuen, Nancy Wang: H-
Yukich, Grace: L-, M-
Zhang, Cynthia: N-
Zhang, Cynthia (Baiqing): N-
Zhao, Zixuan: H-
Ziccardi, Debora: D-
Zick, Robert: P-
Zuckerman, Phil: E-
Zurlo, Gina: E-