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Race, Xenophobia, and Punitiveness Among the American Public, Joseph O. Baker, David Canarte, and Edward Day (2018)

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Race, Xenophobia, and Punitiveness Among the American Public, Joseph O. Baker, David Cañarte, and L. Edward Day (2018)

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

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Secularity, Religiosity, and Health: Physical and Mental Health Differences between Atheists, Agnostics, and Nonaffiliated Theists Compared to Religiously Affiliated Individuals, Joseph O. Baker, Samuel Stroope, and Mark H. Walker (2018)

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Secularity, Religiosity, and Health: Physical and Mental Health Differences Between Atheists, Agnostics, and Nonaffiliated Theists Compared to Religiously Affiliated Individuals, Joseph O. Baker, Samuel Stroope, and Mark H. Walker (2018)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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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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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Spiritual Currency in Northeast Brazil, Lindsey King

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

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

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

Books

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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

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

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

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

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Delegitimizing Al-Qaeda: A Jihad-Realist Approach, 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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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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The Mysterious Case of the Islamic State Organization (ISO) Smiling Martyr—Solved, Paul Kamolnick (2018)

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

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

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

Presentations

Teaching in the Sociology of Religion, Joseph O. Baker (2018)

The Racial and Ethnic Dynamics of Secular Identities, Joseph O. Baker (2018)

He-God, the Punisher: Masculine Images of God as the Strongest Religious Predictor of Punitiveness, Joseph O. Baker and Andrew Whitehead (2018)

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

The Great Abdicating, Joseph O. Baker (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)

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)

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

Religion and Secularity with Crowdsourced Data from Amazon’s Mechanical Turk, Joseph O. Baker, Jonathan Hill, and Nathaniel Porter (2016)

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

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

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

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

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)

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

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

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

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)

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

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

Topics in the Middle East, Paul Kamolnick (2012)

Reviews

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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)

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