Content Analysis of the Journal For the Scientific Study of Religion, 1999

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Case identification number (CASEID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1133567327
2) Year of publication (YR_PUB)
TOTAL%
1) 1961 131.1
2) 1962 181.6
3) 1963 211.9
4) 1964 201.8
5) 1965 252.2
6) 1966 161.4
7) 1967 221.9
8) 1968 282.5
9) 1969 302.6
10) 1970 292.6
11) 1971 353.1
12) 1972 332.9
13) 1973 332.9
14) 1974 302.6
15) 1975 242.1
16) 1976 262.3
17) 1977 302.6
18) 1978 292.6
19) 1979 312.7
20) 1980 322.8
21) 1981 262.3
22) 1982 282.5
23) 1983 262.3
24) 1984 282.5
25) 1985 292.6
26) 1986 322.8
27) 1987 363.2
28) 1988 403.5
29) 1989 363.2
30) 1990 383.4
31) 1991 332.9
32) 1992 383.4
33) 1993 292.6
34) 1994 262.3
35) 1995 363.2
36) 1996 353.1
37) 1997 423.7
38) 1998504.4
TOTAL1133100.0
3) Editor's name (EDITOR)
TOTAL%
1) Bromley 918.0
2) Capps 19116.9
3) Dittes 14412.7
4) Gorsuch 1099.6
5) Hammond 11710.3
6) Hood 12711.2
7) Johnson 968.5
8) Klausner 322.8
9) Mauss 14512.8
10) Pemberton817.1
TOTAL1133100.0
4) Editor's discipline (EDS_DISC)
TOTAL%
1) Psychology 57150.4
2) Religious studies817.1
3) Sociology48142.5
TOTAL1133100.0
5) Theory base: Theorists and/or schools of theory cited (i.e., actually guiding the interpretation of data or arguments) (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (THEORBAS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113363.64646
6) Theoretical sophistication/level (range) (THEORLEV)
TOTAL%
1) Atheoretical19617.3
2) High 252.2
3) Low 47241.7
4) Medium44038.8
TOTAL1133100.0
7) Population employed in the analysis (POPULATN)
TOTAL%
1) Academicians40.4
2) Books 40.4
3) Books and journals20.2
4) Businessmen20.2
5) Children 80.7
6) College students14312.6
7) College students, medical patients10.1
8) College students, psychiatric patient10.1
9) College students; organizations10.1
10) College students; seminarians10.1
11) College students; specific religious10.1
12) Court cases10.1
13) Denominations10.1
14) Fisherman 10.1
15) General population30526.9
16) General population, medical patients10.1
17) General population; psychiatric patie10.1
18) Journals 40.4
19) Junior high and secondary school students20.2
20) Junior high school students20.2
21) Legislators10.1
22) Magazines 10.1
23) Medical patients10.1
24) Not Applicable22119.5
25) Nations 50.4
26) Newspapers20.2
27) Nurses/social workers10.1
28) Organizations80.7
29) Psychiatric patients40.4
30) Religious communities60.5
31) Religious organizations161.4
32) Religious professionals464.1
33) Religious professionals; academicians10.1
34) Secondary school and college students40.4
35) Secondary school students221.9
36) Seminary students 151.3
37) Seminary students; religious professionals10.1
38) Soldiers 22219.6
39) Specific religious groups 686.0
40) State legislators20.2
TOTAL1133100.0
8) Geographic location (country, region of country) (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (GEOLOCAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1133165.12879
9) Data source (DATASRCE)
TOTAL%
1) Archival data16614.7
2) Archival data, interviews20.2
3) Archival data, interviews, observation70.6
4) Archival data, interviews, questionnaires10.1
5) Archival data, journals100.9
6) Archival data, observation60.5
7) Archival data, questionnaires30.3
8) Case study 232.0
9) Content analysis151.3
10) Experiment 111.0
11) Interviews 524.6
12) Interviews, observation242.1
13) Interviews, observation, questionnaires40.4
14) Interviews, questionnaires20.2
15) Journals 20.2
16) Not Applicable21018.5
17) Observation141.2
18) Observation, questionnaires10.1
19) Questionnaires58051.2
TOTAL1133100.0
10) Nature of sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Not Applicable22319.7
2) Opportunity22019.4
3) Purposive 38634.1
4) Quasi-random100.9
5) Random29425.9
TOTAL1133100.0
11) Type of data (TYPEDATA)
TOTAL%
1) Not Applicable22319.7
2) Primary 69461.3
3) Primary, secondary20.2
4) Secondary21418.9
TOTAL1133100.0
12) Type of research (RESEARCH)
TOTAL%
1) Biographic essay494.3
2) Historical essay706.2
3) Literature review121.1
4) Presidential address161.4
5) Qualitative 11710.3
6) Qualitative, quantitative111.0
7) Quantitative71262.8
8) Research essay161.4
9) Theoretical essay13011.5
TOTAL1133100.0
13) Sophistication (based on research analysis used) (SOPHISTI)
TOTAL%
1) Least 36332.0
2) Mid-range 41236.4
3) Midrange/least50.4
4) Most 595.2
5) Most/least 10.1
6) Not Applicable29325.9
TOTAL1133100.0
14) Gender of first author (AUTHSEX1)
TOTAL%
1) Female 13211.8
2) Male98888.2
Missing13 
TOTAL1120100.0
15) Academic discipline of first author (ACADDIS1)
TOTAL%
1) African studies10.1
2) Anthropology292.7
3) Biblical history10.1
4) Church researcher10.1
5) Communications50.5
6) Counseling 30.3
7) Criminal justice/criminology40.4
8) Demography 40.4
9) Divinity/religious studies575.3
10) Economics 141.3
11) Education 121.1
12) Engineering10.1
13) English 10.1
14) Family studies10.1
15) Geography 30.3
16) History 50.5
17) Human development10.1
18) Human ecology10.1
19) Humanities 10.1
20) International studies20.2
21) Medicine 10.1
22) Philosophy 171.6
23) Political science312.9
24) Psychiatry 50.5
25) Psychology 21920.4
26) Public health 30.3
27) Puerto Rican studies10.1
28) Religious studies10.1
29) Rural sociology20.2
30) Social psychology20.2
31) Social science research272.5
32) Social sciences10.1
33) Social work80.7
34) Sociology 60556.3
35) Statistics 10.1
36) Urban studies20.2
37) Women's studies10.1
Missing59 
TOTAL1074100.0
16) Affiliation (type of school) of first author (AFFILIA1)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private 585.2
2) Other public university/college64157.5
3) Private 26023.3
4) Prominent public university111.0
5) Research institute11310.1
6) Seminary/divinity school312.8
Missing19 
TOTAL1114100.0
17) Region of first author (REGION1)
TOTAL%
1) Africa (S. Africa)10.1
2) Asia (Japan)20.2
3) Asia (Malaysia)10.1
4) Asia (Thailand)10.1
5) Australia 151.3
6) Canada 645.7
7) Europe (Belgium)40.4
8) Europe (England)181.6
9) Europe (Finland)20.2
10) Europe (Netherlands)100.9
11) Europe (Northern Ireland)20.2
12) Europe (Poland)10.1
13) Europe (Sweden)100.9
14) Europe (Switzerland)10.1
15) Europe (West Germany)10.1
16) Europe (Wales)10.1
17) Latin America (Chile)10.1
18) Latin America (Mexico)10.1
19) Middle East (Israel)191.7
20) Mountain west states494.4
21) New Zealand20.2
22) North Central26223.5
23) North East24922.3
24) Pacific 787.0
25) Pacific Northwest363.2
26) South Central 817.3
27) South East20518.4
Missing16 
TOTAL1117100.0
18) Gender of second author (AUTHSEX2)
TOTAL%
1) Female 827.3
2) Male 36131.9
3) Not Applicable68760.8
Missing3 
TOTAL1130100.0
19) Academic discipline of second author (ACADDIS2)
TOTAL%
1) Accounting 10.1
2) Anthropology 10.1
3) Business 10.1
4) Communications20.2
5) Counseling 30.3
6) Demography 10.1
7) Divinity/religious studies121.1
8) Economics 60.5
9) Education 60.5
10) Engineering10.1
11) Family studies20.2
12) Geography 20.2
13) History 20.2
14) Home economics10.1
15) Medicine 20.2
16) Not Applicable68761.3
17) Philosophy 10.1
18) Political science161.4
19) Psychiatry 40.4
20) Psychology1119.9
21) Public health30.3
22) Rural sociology30.3
23) Social psychology10.1
24) Social science research70.6
25) Social work50.4
26) Sociology 23721.1
27) Statistics30.3
Missing12 
TOTAL1121100.0
20) Affiliation (type of school) of second author (AFFILIA2)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private 161.4
2) Not Applicable68961.0
3) Other public university/college27023.9
4) Private 1039.1
5) Prominent public university20.2
6) Research institute343.0
7) Seminary/divinity school161.4
Missing3 
TOTAL1130100.0
21) Region of second author (REGION2)
TOTAL%
1) Asia (Japan)30.3
2) Australia 40.4
3) Canada 252.2
4) Caribbean 10.1
5) Europe (Belgium)10.1
6) Europe (England)30.3
7) Europe (Netherlands)90.8
8) Europe (Sweden)20.2
9) Europe (Turkey)10.1
10) Europe (West Germany)10.1
11) Middle East (Israel)70.6
12) Mountain West States272.4
13) Not Applicable68860.9
14) New Zealand10.1
15) North central1039.1
16) Northeast696.1
17) Pacific292.6
18) Pacific Northwest242.1
19) South central494.3
20) Southeast827.3
Missing4 
TOTAL1129100.0
22) Gender of third author (AUTHSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Female 312.7
2) Male 1069.4
3) Not Applicable99587.9
Missing1 
TOTAL1132100.0
23) Academic discipline of third author (ACADDIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Anthropology10.1
2) Counseling 20.2
3) Divinity/religious studies100.9
4) Economics 10.1
5) Education 10.1
6) Family studies20.2
7) Gerontology 10.1
8) Human development10.1
9) Medicine 10.1
10) Not Applicable99588.1
11) Political science50.4
12) Psychiatry 30.3
13) Psychology 373.3
14) Rural sociology30.3
15) Social science research10.1
16) Social work 10.1
17) Sociology 635.6
18) Statistics10.1
Missing4 
TOTAL1129100.0
24) Affiliation (type of school) of third author (AFFILIA3)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private 60.5
2) Not Applicable99587.8
3) Other public university/college827.2
4) Private 383.4
5) Research institute/foundation100.9
6) Seminary/divinity school20.2
TOTAL1133100.0
25) Region of third author (REGION3)
TOTAL%
1) Australia 10.1
2) Canada 80.7
3) Europe (Belgium)10.1
4) Europe (England)10.1
5) Europe (Netherlands)50.4
6) Europe (Spain)10.1
7) Europe (Sweden)10.1
8) Middle East (Israel)10.1
9) Mountain west states100.9
10) Not Applicable99587.8
11) North central363.2
12) Pacific 282.5
13) Pacific Northwest30.3
14) South central171.5
15) Southeast252.2
TOTAL1133100.0
26) Gender of fourth author (AUTHSEX4)
TOTAL%
1) Female 100.9
2) Male 232.0
3) Not Applicable110097.1
TOTAL1133100.0
27) Academic discipline of fourth author (ACADDIS4)
TOTAL%
1) Divinity/religious studies20.2
2) Medicine 10.1
3) Not Applicable110097.2
4) Political science10.1
5) Psychiatry 10.1
6) Psychology 181.6
7) Sociology90.8
Missing1 
TOTAL1132100.0
28) Affiliation (type of school) of fourth author (AFFILIA4)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private 10.1
2) Not Applicable110097.1
3) Other public university/college232.0
4) Private 50.4
5) Research institute40.4
TOTAL1133100.0
29) Region of fourth author (REGION4)
TOTAL%
1) Canada 40.4
2) Europe (Belgium)10.1
3) Europe (England)10.1
4) Europe (Sweden)10.1
5) Not Applicable10.1
6) U.S. - Mountain west states110097.1
7) U.S. - North central111.0
8) U.S. - Northeast40.4
9) U.S. - Pacific20.2
10) U.S. - South central10.1
11) U.S. - Southeast70.6
TOTAL1133100.0
30) First independent variable (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (INDVAR1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113391.31541
31) Second independent variable (INDVAR2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113350.47717
32) Third independent variable (INDVAR3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113332.1966
33) First dependent variable (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (DEPVAR1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113367.88431
34) Second dependent variable (DEPVAR2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113341.2598
35) Third dependent variable (DEPVAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion 10.1
2) Alcohol/alcoholism30.3
3) Apostasy 20.2
4) Conversion 20.2
5) Death and dying10.1
6) Deviance and religion20.2
7) Drugs 10.1
8) Education and religion10.1
9) Extrinsic/intrinsic10.1
10) Family relations10.1
11) Fundamentalism10.1
12) Homosexuality20.2
13) Intergenerational relations10.1
14) Mental health and religion30.3
15) Mystical experience20.2
16) Not Applicable107995.2
17) Nature and environment10.1
18) Paranoia 10.1
19) Parenting 10.1
20) Politics and religion20.2
21) Religiosity60.5
22) Religious affiliation10.1
23) Religious behaviors60.5
24) Religious knowledge10.1
25) Ruth Dahlen10.1
26) Self-esteem10.1
27) SES 10.1
28) Sexuality 20.2
29) Social action30.3
30) Women and religion20.2
31) Work and religion10.1
TOTAL1133100.0
36) The sociohistorical context addressed in the article (SOCIOHST)
TOTAL%
1) Academic 12511.0
2) Not Applicable68860.7
3) Political 22720.0
4) Political/academic938.2
TOTAL1133100.0
37) The political issue addressed in the article (POLITICL)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion 181.6
2) Abortion/gender issues10.1
3) Abortion/homosexuality20.2
4) Anti-Semitism30.3
5) Anti-Semitism/black/white prejudice10.1
6) Black/white prejudice30.3
7) Environment50.4
8) Gender issues423.7
9) Gender issues/homosexuality10.1
10) Gender issues/mental health and religion40.4
11) Gender issues/NRMs30.3
12) Homosexuality20.2
13) Immigrants 10.1
14) Ingroup/outgroup prejudice242.1
15) Mental health and religion14713.0
16) Mental health and religion/NRMs90.8
17) Not Applicable81371.8
18) NRMs544.8
TOTAL1133100.0
38) The academic issue or concern addressed in the article (ACADEMIC)
TOTAL%
1) Methodological14612.9
2) Methodological/NRMs30.3
3) Methodological/theoretical10.1
4) Not Applicable91580.8
5) NRMs 635.6
6) Postmodernism20.2
7) Theory building30.3
TOTAL1133100.0