Promise and peril : understanding and managing change and conflict in congregations / David Brubaker.
By: Brubaker, David R.Material type: TextPublisher: Herndon, Va. : Alban Institute, c2009Description: xvi, 169 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781566993821 (pbk.); 1566993822 (pbk.).Subject(s): Church controversies | Change -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Conflict management -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
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Includes bibliographical references.
More than a family system -- Overview of the study -- Structure and power -- Worship : the primary expression of a congregation's culture -- Leadership in congregations -- Change and conflict -- Where do we go from here? -- Telephone survey -- Correlations between conflict and key independent variables -- Logistic regression, full model -- Guidelines to consider in forming a reference group in congregational change or conflict transformation processes.