Sociology

Anderson, Ray, and Dennis Guernsey. On Being a Family: A Social Theory of the Family. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1986.

Burwell, Ronald J. "Sleeping with an Elephant: the Uneasy Alliance between Christian Faith and Sociology [with responses]." Christian Scholars Review 10.3 (1981): 195-218. &

Catherwood, H. F. R. The Christian in Industrial Society. London: Tyndale Press, 1966.

Campolo, Tony.  Growing Up in America.  Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1989.

______ and David A. Fraser.  Sociology Through the Eyes of Faith.  San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1992.  & 261.5 F86

De Santo, C. Christian Perspectives on Social Problems. Scottdale: Herald Press, 1983. & 261.83 C46p  (Library owns the 1992 ed.)

D'Souza, Dinesh. Illiberal Education: The Politics of Race and Sex on Campus. New York: Free Press, 1991.

Ellul, Jacques.  The Subersion of Christianity.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1986.

Fraser, David E., and Tony Campolo. Sociology Through the Eyes of Faith. New York: HarperCollins, 1992. & 261.5 F86

Gess, Andrew. "Some Questions to Ask as You Consider the Field of Human Resources." Curricular paper available through CCCU.

Gladwin, John. God's People in God's World: Biblical Motives for Social Involvement. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 1980. & 261.8 G45

Goudzwaard, Bob. Aid for the Overdeveloped West. Toronto: Wedge, 1975.

Grunlan, Stephen, and M. Reimer, eds. Christian Perspective on Sociology. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1982. & 301 G92

Hugen, Beryl, ed.  Christianity and Social Work: Readings on the Integration of Christian Faith and Social Work Practice.  Butsford: North American Association of Christians in Social Work, 1998.

Hunter, James Davidson.  Culture Wars.  New York: Harper Collins, 1991. 

& 973.92 H91

______.  Evangelicalism.  Chicago: University of Chicago, 1987. 

Lloyd, Carl. "Social Work Senior Seminar Syllabus." Curricular paper available through CCCU.

Lyon, David. Christians and Sociology. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 1975.

______. Sociology and the Human Image. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Press, 1983.

Moberg, David. The Great Reversal and Evangelism vs. Social Concern. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1972. & 261 M71

Perkins, John M.  Beyond Charity: The Call to Christian Community Development.  Grand Rapids: Baker, 1993.

Perkins, Richard. Looking Both Ways: Exploring the Interface between Christianity and Sociology. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1987.

Perkins, Spencer and Chris Rice.  More than Equals: Racial Healing for the Sake of the Gospel.  Downers Grove: InterVarsity, 1993.  & 305.8 P41

Storkey, Alan. A Christian Social Perspective. Leicester: InterVarsity Press, 1979.

Wuthnow, Robert.  God and Mammon in America.  New York: Free Press, 1994.

______, ed.  Rethinking Materialism.  Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1995.

 

Additional Resources:

National Association for Christians in Social Work

P. O. Box 90

St. Davids, Pa. 19087

 

North American Association of Christians in Social Work

Box 7090

St. Davids, PA 19087-7090

Phone and Fax: (610) 687-5777

 

Sociology and Christianity: An Annotated Bibliography

Compiled by: The Ilkey Group

Leicester: UCCF Associates, 1979

 

Association of Christians Teaching Sociology (ACTS)

Dr. Russell Heddendorf,

Covenant College,

Lookout Mountain, GA 30750

(706) 820-1560 x1419 Fax: (706) 820-0672

 

Christian Sociologists

Prof. George A. Hilery, Jr.

Dept. of Sociology

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, VA 24061

(540) 231-6878

 

Christian Sociological Society

Ronald Akers

Dept. of Sociology

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL 32611

(352) 392-1025

 

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