Society for the Scientific Study of Religion

The Society for the Scientific Study of Religion (founded in 1949)[1] was formed to advance research in the social scientific perspective on religious institutions and experiences.[2] The Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion is published by the society to provide a forum for empirical papers in the topic area.

Society for the Scientific Study of Religion
AbbreviationSSSR
Formation1949; 71 years ago (1949)
TypeLearned society
President
Laura Olson
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Formerly called
  • Committee for the Social Scientific Study of Religion
  • Committee for the Scientific Study of Religion

PresidentsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

FootnotesEdit

  1. ^ Glock 2000, p. 423; Nelsen 1998b.
  2. ^ "History". Society for the Scientific Study of Religion. Retrieved August 5, 2020.
  3. ^ Glock 1998c, p. 356.
  4. ^ Glock 1998b.
  5. ^ Glock 2000, p. 425.
  6. ^ Moberg 2000, p. 405; Newman 1974, p. 142.
  7. ^ Moberg 2000, p. 420.
  8. ^ Glock 1998a.
  9. ^ Karlenzig 1998, p. 52.
  10. ^ Mauss 1998.
  11. ^ Morris 1998.
  12. ^ Dittes 2000, p. 427; Hood 1998.
  13. ^ Davidson 1998, p. 125.
  14. ^ Shibley 1998b, p. 251.
  15. ^ Bromley 1998, p. 221.
  16. ^ Shibley 1998a.
  17. ^ Nelsen 1998a, p. 291.
  18. ^ Barker 1995, p. 287.
  19. ^ McKinney 1998, p. 439.
  20. ^ Newman 1998.
  21. ^ "Fenggang Yang". West Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University. Retrieved August 5, 2020.
  22. ^ Edwards 2019.
  23. ^ McCaig, Amy (October 23, 2018). "Rice's Ecklund Elected President of Society for the Scientific Study of Religion". Houston, Texas: Rice University. Retrieved August 5, 2020.
  24. ^ "Offices & Committees". Society for the Scientific Study of Religion. Retrieved August 5, 2020.
  25. ^ Parrish, Frances (October 17, 2018). "Clemson Political Science Professor Elected President of Society for the Scientific Study of Religion" (Press release). Clemson, South Carolina: Clemson University. Retrieved August 5, 2020.

BibliographyEdit

Barker, Eileen (1995). "The Scientific Study of Religion? You Must Be Joking!". Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 34 (3): 287–310. doi:10.2307/1386880. ISSN 1468-5906.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Bromley, David G. (1998). "Hadden, Jeffrey K.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 221–222. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Davidson, James D. (1998). D'Antonio, William V. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 125–126. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Dittes, James E. (2000). "Recollections of the Adolescence and Young Adulthood of the SSSR". Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 39 (4): 427–429. ISSN 1468-5906. JSTOR 1388076.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Edwards, Korie L. (2019). "Presidential Address: Religion and Power – A Return to the Roots of Social Scientific Scholarship". Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 58 (1): 5–19. doi:10.1111/jssr.12583. ISSN 1468-5906.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Glock, Charles Y. (1998a). "Friess, Horace L.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. p. 193. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
 ———  (1998b). "Kallen, Horace Meyer". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
 ———  (1998c). "Pemberton, Prentiss L.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. p. 356–357. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
 ———  (2000). "Remembrances of Things Past: SSSR's Formative Years". Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 39 (4): 423–426. ISSN 1468-5906. JSTOR 1388075.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Hood, Ralph W., Jr. (1998). "Dittes, James E.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. p. 140. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Karlenzig, Bruce (1998). "Berger, Peter L.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 52–54. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Mauss, Armand L. (1998). "Glock, Charles Young". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 210ff. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
McKinney, William (1998). "Roof, Wade Clark". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 439–440. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Moberg, David O. (2000). "Refining the Nature and Purpose of Research on Religion: Competing Goals in the Early Years (1944–1973) of the RRA and SSSR". Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 39 (4): 401–421. ISSN 1468-5906. JSTOR 1388074.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Morris, Loretta M. (1998). "Fichter, Joseph Henry". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Nelsen, Hart M. (1998a). "McGuire, Meredith B.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 291–292. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
 ———  (1998b). "Society for the Scientific Study of Religion". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. p. 482. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Newman, William M. (1974). "The Society for the Scientific Study of Religion: The Development of an Academic Society". Review of Religious Research. 15 (3): 137–151. doi:10.2307/3510108. ISSN 0034-673X.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
 ———  (1998). "Demerath, Nicholas Jay, III". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. p. 133ff. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
Shibley, Mark A. (1998a). "Hammond, Phillip E.". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)
 ———  (1998b). "Johnson, Guy Benton". In Swatos, William H., Jr. (ed.). Encyclopedia of Religion and Society. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira Press. pp. 251–252. ISBN 978-0-7619-8956-1. Retrieved August 5, 2020.CS1 maint: ref=harv (link)

Further readingEdit

D'Antonio, William V. (2000). "SSSR: The Stabilizing Years, 1970–1976". Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. 39 (4): 431–432. ISSN 1468-5906. JSTOR 1388077.
Hadden, Jeffrey K. (1974). "A Brief Social History of the Religious Research Association". Review of Religious Research. 15 (3): 128–136. doi:10.2307/3510107. ISSN 0034-673X.

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