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China's Treatment of Religious Practices

Description: From abstract: This report provides a brief background on religions in the People's Republic of China and discusses official Chinese government attitudes toward religious observance.
Date: May 8, 1998
Creator: Dumbaugh, Kerry & Johnson, Deborah E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[James Robison conducts sermon, 16]

Description: Photograph of James Robison conducting a sermon to a large audience. The photograph is taken from above the back of the stage, and Robison is leaning forward near the front of the stage.
Date: 199X
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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New Wine in Old Wineskins: Hobbes’s Use and Abuse of Religious Rhetoric

Description: Thomas Hobbes’s knowledge of religious doctrine, typology, and use religious rhetoric in his writings is often glossed over in an over-eager attempt to establish his preeminence as a founder of modern political theory and the social contract tradition. Such action, however is an injustice to Hobbes himself, who recognized that in order to establish a new, and arguably radical, political position founded upon reason and nominalist materialism he had to reform people’s understanding of religious … more
Date: December 2014
Creator: Higgins, Nicholas J.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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Legal Analysis of Religious Exemptions for Photo Identification Requirements

Description: Report that analyzes the legal issues associated with religious exemptions to photo identification laws, lawsuits that have challenged state photo requirements, and factors that may be relevant in future decisions that may arise related to federal photo identification requirements and state voter identification requirements.
Date: September 5, 2012
Creator: Brougher, Cynthia
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Religion in Industry

Description: The purpose of this study is to outline to interested employers and employees the developments that have taken place in the establishment of religious programs within industry. This study should stimulate thinking as to whether or not such a program will develop better inter-personal relationships in working situations.
Date: 1957
Creator: Hess, Edward W.
Partner: UNT Libraries
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Gender Role Conflict and Religion/Spirituality

Description: Relatively few studies have explored the relationship between gender role conflict (GRC) and an individual's religious/spiritual identities. This study sought to add to the research on GRC by exploring the experiences of female and male GRC, and expand the understanding of the influence of religion/spirituality (R/S) variables on GRC. Participants (N = 359) were recruited from social media and undergraduate courses and completed an online survey that assessed GRC, a variety of R/S variables, an… more
Date: May 2022
Creator: Norton, Jolene
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Preacher shaking hands with the congregation]

Description: Photograph of a preacher reaching over his podium to shake hands with congregation. A young girl on the left side of the image shakes his right hand and is barely in frame. A table sits in front of the podium and has two baskets filled with cloth napkins, a pile of rags and a bible sits next to them. A man stands behind the preacher, and the rest of the congregation stand behind the podium on the left side of the image.
Date: [1939..1989]
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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The Affects of Religiosity on Anomie

Description: This study explores the relationship between religion and anomie. The theoretical framework of Durkheim and Merton was used to suggest the hypothetical relationship between the two variables: as religiosity increases, anomie decreases. A secondary analysis was conducted using the 1991 General Social Survey (GSS). The GSS is one of the largest annual surveys conducted by the National Opinion Research Center. There were 1517 adult respondents composing the 1991 cross-national sample. Questions me… more
Date: August 1996
Creator: Wilson, Dwain R.
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Group of worshipers]

Description: Photograph of a group of people worshiping in a church setting. One man has his arm raised in front of him, and another facing a woman with his hand near her face.
Date: 199X
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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'Gimme That Ole Time Religion': Traditionalism, Progressivism and Popular Media

Description: This thesis examines the role of Christianity in contemporary American culture using 1990s popular media as cultural artifacts. Building on theories of ideological analysis and hegemony, this project uncovers a balance between progressive and traditionalist ideologies in American culture with progressive ideologies most often superficially acknowledged and incorporated into dominant traditionalist Christian ideologies through hegemonic negotiation. An analysis of the popular Hollywood films T… more
Date: August 2002
Creator: Turner-Reed, Laura
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Basilica in Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica]

Description: Fotografía de una basílica en Naranjo de Alajuela, Costa Rica, llamada "Basílica Nuestra Señora de Las Piedades". La versión actual de esta iglesia de estilo renacentista se construyó entre 1924 y 1929, después de que el terremoto de San Casimiro la dañara gravemente.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[The Allen Chapel AME Church]

Description: Photograph of the Allen Chapel AME Church located at 116 Elm Street in Fort Worth, Texas. The church has a bell tower directly above the front entrance that sits facing the right side of the photo. The side of the church facing the camera has many, cathedral-style windows. A concrete parking lot and a grassy area lay between the camera and the church, and a street runs in front of it, with a streetlight positioned just off of the street, to the right of the photo. The blade sign for the church … more
Date: [1990..]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), IV, 1951-
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[People praying and clapping together]

Description: Photograph of multiple individuals of religious faith convening together at their place of worship. The older woman in the center is standing with her hands clasped together during the sermon, and holding them close to her lips.
Date: 197X
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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