Abel, Michael K. 2013. "The Role of Ideological Shift in the Emergence of the American Civil Rights Movement." Social Thought (Социјална Mисао). In Press.
Abel, Michael K. 2013. "Village Ties and Labor Union Formation in Russia, 1861-1917." Social Thought (Социјална Mисао) 77:149-160.
Abel, Michael K. 2011. "Sources of Adolescent Faith: Examining the Origins of Religious Confidence."Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion. Volume 7, Article 5: http://www.religjournal.com.
Abel, Michael K. 2008. Contributor to Classroom Activities for Introductory Sociology Courses. Belmont, CA: Thomas Wadsworth.
Abel, Michael K. 2005. "Retention Strategies and Religious Success: A Regional Comparison of American Jews." Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion. Volume 1, Article 12: http://www.religjournal.com.
Abel, Michael K. 2000. "Communism and Religiosity: Communism's Influence on Public and Private Devotion in the Soviet Union." Writings 9:61-73.
Abel, Michael K. "Faith-based Sacrifice: The Impact of Religious Confidence on Giving." Under Review.
Abel, Michael K. Sacred Ties: Why Religion Inspires Confidence, Community, and Sacrifice. Book Manuscript.
Kiser, Edgar and Michael K. Abel. "State-Making by Imitation: A Case Study of the Administrative Reforms of Peter the Great." Manuscript.
Abel, Michael K. "Until Death Do Us Part: Western Conceptions of Marriage and Marital Persistence." Manuscript.