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A Bounded Affinity Theory of Religion and the Paranormal, Joseph O. Baker, Christopher D. Bader, and F. Carson Mencken (2016)

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Abu Muhammad Al-Adnani’s May 21, 2016 Speech: More Evidence for Extreme Marginalization, Implosion, and the Islamic State Organization’s Certain Future as a Hunted Underground Ultra-Takfiri Terrorist Criminal Entity, Paul Kamolnick (2016)

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Acceptance of Evolution among American Mormons, Joseph O. Baker, Dalton Rogers, and Timothy Moser (2018)

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Acceptance of Evolution and Support for Teaching Creationism in Public Schools: The Conditional Impact of Educational Attainment, Joseph O. Baker (2013)

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Al Qaeda's Sharia Crisis: Sayyid Imam and the Jurisprudence of Lawful Military Jihad, Paul Kamolnick (2013)

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A Social Anthropology of Ghosts in Twenty-First-Century America, Joseph O. Baker and Christopher D. Bader (2014)

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Baghdadi’s Bunker: Five Essential Tasks for Which the World Should Now Prepare, Paul Kamolnick (2015)

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Book Review of Global Alert: The Rationality of Modern Islamist Terrorism and the Challenge to the Liberal Democratic Order by Boaz Ganor, Paul Kamolnick (2016)

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Book Review of Hillel Frisch and Efraim Inbar (Eds.). Radical Islam and International Security: Challenges and Responses. Tamar Meisels. The Trouble With Terror: Liberty, Security, and the Response to Terrorism., Paul Kamolnick (2012)

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Countervailing Forces: Religiosity and Paranormal Belief in Italy, Christopher D. Bader, Joseph O. Baker, and Andrea Molle (2012)

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Desecration, Moral Boundaries, and the Movement of Law: The Case of Westboro Baptist Church, Joseph O. Baker, Christopher D. Bader, and Kittye Hirsch (2015)

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Economy “versus” Environment: The Influence of Economic Ideology and Political Identity on Perceived Threat of Eco-Catastrophe, Stefano B. Longo and Joseph O. Baker (2014)

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Gendering (Non)Religion: Politics, Education, and Gender Gaps in Secularity in the United States, Joseph O. Baker and Andrew L. Whitehead (2016)

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Has Adam Gadahn Forsaken the Lawful Jihad for Anti-Americanism? A Case Study of Ideological Contradictions, Paul Kamolnick (2014)

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Hell to Pay: Religion and Punitive Ideology Among the American Public, Joseph O. Baker and Alexis L. Booth (2016)

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Homosexuality, Religion, and Science: Moral Authority and the Persistence of Negative Attitudes*, Andrew L. Whitehead and Joseph O. Baker (2012)

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How Muslim Defenders Became “Blood Spilling” Crusaders: Adam Gadahn's Critique of the “Jihadist” Subversion of Al Qaeda's Media Warfare Strategy, Paul Kamolnick (2015)

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Make America Christian Again: Christian Nationalism and Voting for Donald Trump in the 2016 Presidential Election, Andrew L. Witehead, Samuel L. Perry, and Joseph O. Baker (2018)

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Of Jihads, Jihadists, and Jihadisms, Paul Kamolnick (2016)

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On Self-Declared Caliph Ibrahim’s December 2015 Speech: Further Evidence for Critical Vulnerabilities in the Crumbling Caliphate, Paul Kamolnick (2016)

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On Self-Declared Caliph Ibrahim’s May 2015 Message to Muslims: Key Problems of Motivation, Marginalization, Illogic, and Empirical Delusion in the Caliphate Project, Paul Kamolnick (2014)

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Perceptions of Science and American Secularism, Joseph O. Baker (2012)

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Public Perceptions of Incompatibility Between “Science and Religion”, Joseph O. Baker (2012)

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Spiritual Currency in Northeast Brazil, Lindsey King

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Structural and Cultural Sources of Community in American Congregations, Samuel Stroope and Joseph O. Baker (2014)

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The Egyptian Islamic Group’s Critique of Al-Qaeda’s Interpretation of Jihad, Paul Kamolnick (2013)

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Theism, Secularism, and Sexual Education in the United States, Joseph O. Baker, Kelli K. Smith, and Yasmin A. Stoss (2015)

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The Mysterious Case of the Islamic State Organization (iso) Smiling Martyr--Solved, Paul Kamolnick (2016)

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Whose Moral Community? Religiosity, Secularity, and Self-rated Health across Communal Religious Contexts, Samuel Stroope and Joseph O. Baker (2018)

Books

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American Secularism: Cultural Contours of Nonreligious Belief Systems, Joseph O. Baker and Buster G. Smith

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Becoming Melungeon: Making an Ethnic Identity in the Appalachian South, Melissa Schrift

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Countering Radicalization and Recruitment to Al-Qaeda: Fighting the War of Deeds, Paul Kamolnick

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Delegitimizing Al-Qaeda: A Jihad-Realist Approach, Paul Kamolnick

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Paranormal America (second edition): Ghost Encounters, UFO Sightings, Bigfoot Hunts, and Other Curiosities in Religion and Culture, Christopher D. Bader, F. Carsen Mencken, and Joseph O. Baker

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The Al-Qaeda Organization and the Islamic State Organization: History, Doctrine, Modus, Operandi, and U.S Policy to Degrade and Defeat Terrorism Conducted in the Name of Sunni Islam, Paul Kamolnick

Book Contributions

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Abu Muhammad al-Adnani’s May 21, 2016 Speech: More Evidence for Extreme Marginalization, Implosion, and the Islamic State Organization’s Certain Future as a Hunted Underground Ultra-Takfiri Terrorist Criminal Entity, Paul Kamolnick (2018)

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Assessing Measures of Religion and Secularity with Crowdsourced Data from Amazon’s Mechanical Turk, Joseph O. Baker, Jonathan P. Hill, and Nathaniel D. Porter (2017)

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Atheism, Agnosticism, and Irreligion, Joseph O. Baker and Buster G. Smith (2015)

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Christian Sectarianism, Fundamentalism, and Extremism, Joseph O. Baker (2017)

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Evil: Did Sin Cause the Hurricane?, Joseph O. Baker and Ashley .. Palmer-Boyes (2008)

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Foreword: Islamic Insurgent Macro-Themes, Paul Kamolnick (2018)

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On Self-Declared Caliph Ibrahim’s December 2015 Speech: Further Evidence for Critical Vulnerabilities in the Crumbling Caliphate, Paul Kamolnick (2018)

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Theism, Sexuality, and Social Policy: The Case of the American States, Joseph O. Baker and Buster G. Smith (2014)

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The Mysterious Case of the Islamic State Organization (ISO) Smiling Martyr—Solved, Paul Kamolnick (2018)

Presentations

Author Meets Critics: American Secularism: The Cultural Contours of Nonreligious Belief Systems, Joseph O. Baker and Buster G. Smith (2015)

Building a Culturally Responsive Framework for Students with Intellectual Disability to Increase Postsecondary Outcomes, Christopher Rivera, Joshua Baker, Ginevra Baker, Pamela J. Mims, and Tracy Spies (2017)

Dinosaurs, Diagrams, and Diabolic Darkness: Sexual Politics in the Creation Museum and among the American Public, Joseph O. Baker and Joseph O. Baker (2017)

Gender and Secularity: Solving the Riddle of Gendered Religiosity, Joseph O. Baker and Buster G. Smith (2014)

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God, the Bible, and Public Response to Evolution: From the Scopes Trial to the 21st Century, Joseph O. Baker (2013)

Paranormal America: Adventures in Qualitative, Statistical, and Subcultural Analyses, Joseph O. Baker (2014)

Physical and Mental Health among Secular Americans: Differentiating between Atheists, Agnostics,and Nonaffiliated Believers, Joseph O. Baker and Samuel Stroope (2016)

RCMS 1980-2010: Trends in American Denominations, Christopher Bader and Joseph O. Baker (2012)

Sasquatch: Cultural Mythology Meets the Culture of Science, Joseph O. Baker (2012)

The Egyptian Islamic Group's Critique of Al-Qaeda: A Case Study in Leveraging Fiqh al-Jihad to Delegitimize Terrorism, Paul Kamolnick (2013)

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The Evolution of Creationism, Joseph O. Baker (2014)

Theism, Sexual Politics, and Sex Education in Public Schools: The Case of the American States, Joseph O. Baker and Smith Kelli (2013)

Theism, Sexual Politics, and the American States, Joseph O. Baker (2012)

The Sharia of Lawful Military Jihad: Sayyid Imam, Ayman Al-Zawahiri, and the Dispute Over the Islamic Legality of 9/11, Paul Kamolnick (2013)

Topics in the Middle East, Paul Kamolnick (2012)

Trends in Apostasy and Conversion in the United States: 1972-2010, Joseph O. Baker and Buster G. Smith (2012)

Views of Science and Religion among the American Public (with Special Reference to Evolution), Joseph O. Baker (2016)

Reviews

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Book Review of Faith No More: Why People Reject Religion by Phil Zuckerman, Joseph O. Baker (2012)

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Book Review of Sacred Stories, Spiritual Tribes: Finding Religion in Everyday Life by Nancy T. Ammerman, Joseph O. Baker (2015)

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Book Review of Secularization and Its Discontents by Rob Warner, Joseph O. Baker (2013)

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Book Review of The Nonreligious: Understanding Secular People and Societies by Phil Zuckerman, Luke W. Galen, and Frank L. Pasquale, Joseph O. Baker (2017)