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Financing American religion / Mark Chaves & Sharon L. Miller, editors.

Contributor(s): Chaves, Mark | Miller, Sharon L.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Walnut Creek, CA : AltaMira Press, c1999Description: xi, 196 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0761990364 (alk. paper); 0761990372 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Christian givingDDC classification: 262/.0068/1
Contents:
I. Individual giving. 1. Giving in five denominations / Dean R. Hoge, Charles Zech, Patrick McNamara, Michael J. Donahue -- 2. Basic trends in religious giving, 1921-1995 / John Ronsvalle, Sylvia Ronsvalle -- 3. Financing historic Black churches / Calvin O. Pressley, Walter V. Collier -- 4. Skewness explained / Laurence R. Iannaccone -- 5. The meaning of religious giving / Sharon L. Miller -- 6. Historical myths about financing American Christianity / James Hudnut-Beumler -- 7. Why give? / Robert Wood Lynn -- 8. The crisis in the churches / Robert Wuthnow -- II. Congregations and resources. 9. Financing religious congregations: a national view / Virginia Hodgkinson -- 10. Endowed congregations / Dean R. Hoge, Loren B. Mead -- 11. Clergy as reluctant stewards of congregational resources / Daniel Conway -- III. Religious organizations and resources. 12. Financing Catholic elementary schools / Joseph Claude Harris -- 13. Financing Protestant theological schools / Anthony Ruger -- 14. Financing parachurch organizations / Sharon L. Miller -- 15. Religious nonprofits in California / Michael O'Neill -- 16. Small religious nonprofits in Illinois / Kirsten A. Grønbjerg, Sheila Nelson -- 17. Philanthropic institutions and the small religious nonprofit / Ellen J. Benjamin -- IV. Conclusion. 18. Faith and money: theological reflections on financing American religion / John M. Mulder -- 19. Financing American religion / Mark Chaves.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

I. Individual giving. 1. Giving in five denominations / Dean R. Hoge, Charles Zech, Patrick McNamara, Michael J. Donahue -- 2. Basic trends in religious giving, 1921-1995 / John Ronsvalle, Sylvia Ronsvalle -- 3. Financing historic Black churches / Calvin O. Pressley, Walter V. Collier -- 4. Skewness explained / Laurence R. Iannaccone -- 5. The meaning of religious giving / Sharon L. Miller -- 6. Historical myths about financing American Christianity / James Hudnut-Beumler -- 7. Why give? / Robert Wood Lynn -- 8. The crisis in the churches / Robert Wuthnow -- II. Congregations and resources. 9. Financing religious congregations: a national view / Virginia Hodgkinson -- 10. Endowed congregations / Dean R. Hoge, Loren B. Mead -- 11. Clergy as reluctant stewards of congregational resources / Daniel Conway -- III. Religious organizations and resources. 12. Financing Catholic elementary schools / Joseph Claude Harris -- 13. Financing Protestant theological schools / Anthony Ruger -- 14. Financing parachurch organizations / Sharon L. Miller -- 15. Religious nonprofits in California / Michael O'Neill -- 16. Small religious nonprofits in Illinois / Kirsten A. Grønbjerg, Sheila Nelson -- 17. Philanthropic institutions and the small religious nonprofit / Ellen J. Benjamin -- IV. Conclusion. 18. Faith and money: theological reflections on financing American religion / John M. Mulder -- 19. Financing American religion / Mark Chaves.

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