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  • Perceptions of Science and American Secularism.
    Baker, Joseph O. (2012)
    Sociological Perspectives 55:1: 167-188.

    Favorable view of science is more characteristic of secularists than religiously affiliated Americans.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Creationism; Evolution; Science; Atheist, U.S.A.; Agnostic
  • Atheists and Agnostics Negotiate Religion and Family.
    Ecklund, Elaine Howard, and Kristen Schultz Lee (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:4: 728-743.

    Based on 2005-08 interviews with scientists who do not believe in a religion but join religions for the sake of their families & out of a desire for community. See erratum in Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:1 (2012): iv.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, U.S.A.; Agnostic; Family; Scientist
  • None Too Simple: Examining Issues of Religious Nonbelief and Nonbelonging in the United States.
    Baker, Joseph O., and Buster G. Smith (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:4: 719-733.

    Analyzes 2007 U.S.A. survey data; explores the stances of the true atheists, agnostics, & unchurched believers.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, U.S.A.; Unchurched religion; United States; Agnostic
  • Beyond Belief: Atheism, Agnosticism, and Theistic Certainty in the United States.
    Sherkat, Darren E. (2008)
    Sociological Spectrum 28:5: 438-459.

    Associated Search Terms: Agnostic; Atheist, U.S.A.; Belief
  • "'Ich würd' mir das offen lassen." Agnostische Spiritualität als Annäherung an die "große Transzendenz" eines Lebens nach dem Tode.
    Wohlrab-Sahr, Monika, Uta Karstein, and Christine Schaumburg (2005)
    Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft 13: 153-174.

    Associated Search Terms: Death; Agnostic
  • Religious Beliefs in Europe: Factors of Accelerated Decline.
    Dogan, Mattei (2003)
    Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion 14: 161-188.

    Reviews of a number of surveys showing a decline in religious belief in Europe.

    Associated Search Terms: Disaffiliation; Generations; Belief; Agnostic; Europe
  • Religious Independents Within Western Industrialized Nations: a Socio-demographic Profile.
    Hayes, Bernadette C. (2000)
    Sociology of Religion 61:2: 191-207.

    Analyzes cross-cultural survey data from western industrial nations; religious independents are more likely to be non-believers. They tend to be young, single, educated, & especially male.

    Associated Search Terms: Independents; Atheist; Agnostic
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