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  • The effects of belonging to an alcohol-proscribing religious group on the relationship between moderate alcohol consumption and mortality.
    David, Hayward R., and Neal Krause (2014)
    Social Science and Medicine 101: 1-8.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Mortality
  • Indigenous supports for recovery from alcoholism and drug abuse: The Native American Church.
    Prue, Bob (2013)
    Journal of Ethnic and Culural Diversity in Social Work 22:3/4: 271-287.

    Associated Search Terms: Drug; Native Americans; Native American Church; Alcohol
  • The effect of religion-supported programs on health-related behaviors in adolescence.
    Adamczyk, Amy, and Jacob Felson (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:4: 469-497.

    Analyzes 2002-05 telephone interview data from U.S.A. teenagers. Involvement in religiously-sponsored non-religious activities is related to more positive outcomes, compared to participation in similar non-religiously sponsored activities.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Well-being; Health; Adolescents; Sexual activity
  • Spirituality and religion: Intertwined protective factors for substance use among urban American Indian youth.
    Kulis, Stephen, David R. Hodge, Stephanie L. Ayers, Eddie F. Brown, and Flavio F. Marsiglia (2012)
    American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse 38:5: 444-449.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Native Americans; Spirituality; Youth; Drug
  • Religious Involvement and Latino Immigrant Health.
    Shapiro, Ephraim (2011)
    In Anthony J. Blasi (ed.) Toward a Sociological Theory of Religion and Health. Leiden: Brill, pp. 175-205.

    Analyzes 1st wave data (2003) from the New Immigrant Survey, from first generation adult immigrants from Mexico, El Salvador, & Guatemala who self-identify as Christians. Attendance predicted favorable results for health behaviors (smoking, binge drinking, physical activity) but was unrelated to obesity.

    Associated Search Terms: Smoking; Health; Social capital; Latino Americans; Alcohol; Migrant
  • Religiosity as a protective factor against heavy episodic drinking (HED) in heterosexual, bisexual, gay, and lesbian young adults.
    Rostosky, Sharon Scales, Fred Danner, and Ellen D.B. Riggle (2010)
    Journal of Homosexuality 57:8: 1039-1050.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Homosexuality
  • Gender, Marital Status, and Alcohol Behavior: The Neglected Role of Religion.
    Ellison, Christopher G., Jennifer B. Barrett, and Benjamin E. Moulton (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:4: 660-677.

    Analyzes 1977-94 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; conservtive religion rather than marital status itself explains much of the relationship between marital status & less alcohol use.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; United States; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • The Education-Contingent Association between Religiosity and Health: The Differential Effects of Self-Esteem and the Sense of Mastery.
    Schieman, Scott (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:4: 710-724.

    Analyzes 1990-91 interview data from Toronto residents aged 18-55 who were fluent in English; the association between religiosity & mental health is enhanced by education & self-esteem but lessened by a sense of mastery.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Ontario, Toronto; Depression; Health; Mental health; Alcohol; Religiosity
  • Religion and Alcohol in the U.S. National Alcohol Survey: How Important is Religion for Abstention and Drinking?
    Michalak, Laurence, Karen Trocki, and Jason Bond (2007)
    Drug and Alcohol Dependence 87: 268-280.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Alcohol; Temperance
  • Reason to Believe: Cultural Agency in Latin American Evangelicalism.
    Smilde, David (2007)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Focuses on male Evangelicals in Venezuela.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Participant observation; Venezuela; Evangelical, Venezuela; Gender
  • Is religiosity a protective factor against substance use in young adulthood? Only if you're straight!
    Rostosky, Sharon Scales, Fred Danner, and Ellen D.B. Riggle (2007)
    Journal of Adolescent Health 40:: 440-447.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Drug; Tobacco; Young adults; Homosexuality
  • Religious Affiliation and Alcohol Consumption in the United States.
    Holt, James B., Jacqueline W. Miller, Timothy S. Naimi, and Daniel Z. Sui. (2006)
    Geographical Review 96:4: 523-542.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Alcohol
  • Christian Religiosity, Self-control and Social Conformity.
    Welch, Michael R., Charles R. Tittle, and Harold G. Grasmick (2006)
    Social Forces 84:3: 1605-1623.

    Analyzes 1994 survey data from Oklahoma City; religiosity contributes to conformity to norms independently of personal self-control.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Religiosity; Alcohol
  • Some Implications of Denominational Heterogeneity and Church Attendance for Alcohol Consumption among Hispanics.
    Ford, Julie M. (2006)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 45:2: 253-267.

    Analyzes 1995-99 telephone survey data; anti-alcohol use norms are salient for men.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Denomination (organizational entity); Sex; Latino Americans
  • Adolescent Delinquency.
    Regnerus, Mark D. (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 265-282.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Delinquency; Alcohol; Tobacco; Drug; Deviance/social control
  • Familial and Religious Influences on Adolescent Alcohol Use: A Multi-Level Study of Students and School Communities.
    Bjarnason, Thoroddur, Thorolfur Thorlindsson, Inga D. Sigfusdottir, and Michael R. Welch (2005)
    Social Forces 84:1: 375-390.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Icelandic 10th grade (15-16 year old) secondary school students; religious participation inversely predicts alcohol use, while schools with more religiously practicing parents inversely predicted girls' alcohol use.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, secondary; Alcohol; Iceland; Socialization
  • Faster Horses, Older Whiskey, and More Money: An Analysis of Religious Influence on Referenda Voting.
    Satterthwaite, Shad (2005)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 44:1: 105-112.

    Analyzes county-level ecological referenda data from Oklahoma.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Moral; Ecology; United States, Oklahoma; Alcohol; Gambling
  • Religion and Alcohol Use among African-American and Hispanic Inner-city Emergency Care Patients.
    Bazargan Shahrzad, Darren E. Sherkat, and Mohsen Bazargan (2004)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 43:3: 419-428.

    Analyzes 2001 data from hospital emergency room patients in Los Angeles. Religious practice reduces alcohol use while religious coping styles, religiosity, and spirituality have no effect on alcohol use or abuse.

    Associated Search Terms: Latino Americans; African Americans; Medical; Coping; Alcohol; United States, California; United States, California, Los Angeles
  • Race, religion, and abstinence from alcohol in late life.
    Krause, Neal (2003)
    Journal of Aging and Health 15:3: 508-533.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Alcohol; Gerontology
  • The influence of race and religion on abstinence from alcohol, cigarettes and marijuana among adolescents.
    Wallace, John M., Jr., Tony N. Brown, Jerald G. Bahman, and Thomas A. Laveist (2003)
    Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs 64: 843-848.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Alcohol; Marijuana; Race; Smoking
  • The influence of race and religion on abstinence from alcohol, cigarettes and marijuana among adolescents.
    Wallace, John M., Jr., Tony N. Brown, Jerald G. Bahman, and Thomas A. Laveist (2003)
    Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs 64: 843-848.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Smoking; Marijuana; Alcohol; Adolescents; Race
  • Following the Leader? Mormon Voting on Ballot Propositions.
    Campbell, David E., and J. Quin Monson (2003)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 42:4: 605-619.

    Only a conjuncture of an official church stand & agreement among church leaders will "deliver" a Mormon vote on an issue.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Alcohol
  • The Soul of Recovery: Uncovering the Spiritual Dimension in the Treatment of Addictions.
    Ringwood, Christopher D. (2002)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Drug; Alcohol
  • Modernity's limits: Pentecostalism and the moral rejection of alcohol in Malawi.
    Dijk, Rijk van (2002)
    In Deborah Fahy Bryceson (ed.) alcohol in Africa: Mixing Business, Pleasure, and Politics. Portsmouth, New Hampshire: Heinemann, pp. 249-265.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Malawi; Pentecostal, Malawi
  • Between Sacral Belief and Moral Community: A Multidimensional Approach to the Relationship between Religion and Alcohol among Whites and Blacks."
    Ford, Julie M., and Charles Kadushin (2002)
    Sociological Forum 17: 255-279.

    Associated Search Terms: Race; Alcohol; African Americans
  • Religious beliefs and practice, and alcohol use in Thai men.
    Assanangkornchai, Sawitri, Katherine M. Conigrave, and John B. Saunders (2002)
    Alcohol and alcoholism 37:2: 193-197.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Belief; Practice; Thailand
  • Religion and American Adolescent Delinquency, Risk Behaviors and Constructive Social Activities.
    Smith, Christian, and Robert Faris (2002)
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina: National Study of Youth and Religion.

    Analyzes 1996 survey data from American adolescents (grade 12 students). Religious participation is shown to have benign correlates.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Adolescents; Delinquency; Athletics; Practice; Drug; Tobacco; Students, secondary; Alcohol; Voluntarism
  • The Role of Religion in Predicting Adolescent Alcohol Use and Problem Drinking.
    Brown, Tamara L., Gregory S. Parks, Rick S. Zimmerman, and Clarenda M. Phillips (2001)
    Journalof Studies on Alcohol 62:5: 676-705.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Adolescents
  • Substance Use: Spirituality and Religious Participation as Protective Factors among Rural Youths.
    Hodge, David R., Paul Cardenas, and Harry Montoya (2001)
    Social Work Research 25:3: 153-161.

    Religious participation predicted never using alcohol, marijuana, & hard drugs; spirituality predicted never using marijuana & hard drugs.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Drug; Rural; Alcohol; Practice
  • Against Culture: Development, Politics, and Religion in Indian Alaska.
    Dombrowski, Kirk (2001)
    Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.

    Conversion to Pentecostalism by some Native Americans in Alaska led to conflict with those seeking to preserve their traditional culture.

    Associated Search Terms: Native Americans; United States, Alaska; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Alcohol; Conflict
  • Thriving, not Simply Surviving: Goddess Spirituality and Women's Recovery from Alcoholism.
    Foltz, Tanice G. (2000)
    In Wendy Griffin (ed.) Daughters of the Goddess: Studies in Healing, Identity, and Empowermen. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 119-135.

    Based on 1995 interviews & 1996 survey data from the U.S. Midwest.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Goddess
  • Religious Activity, Alcohol Use, and Depression in a Sample of Elderly Baptists.
    Musick, Marc A., Daniel G. Blazer, and Judith C. Hays (2000)
    Research on Aging 22: 91-116.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist; Alcohol; Gerontology; Depression
  • Resiliency Factors Protecting Against Teenage Alcohol Use and Smoking: Influences of Religion, Religious Involvement and Values, and Ethnicity in the Missouri Adolescent Female Twin Study.
    Heath, Andrew C., Pamela A. Madden, Julia D. Grant, T.L. McLaughlin, Alexander A. Todorov, and Kathleen K. Bucholz (1999)
    Twin Research 2: 145-155.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Adolescents; Practice; United States, Missouri; Alcohol; Tobacco
  • Spiritual and Religious Factors in Substance Use, Dependence, and Recovery.
    Booth, J., and J.E. Martin (1998)
    In Harold G. Koenig (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Mental Health. San Diego: Academic Press, pp. 175-200.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Drug
  • Effect of Religiosity on Alcohol Use in a College Student Sample.
    Patock-Peckham, Julie A., Geoffrey T. Hutchnson, Jeewon Cheong, and Craig T. Nagoshi (1998)
    Drug and Alcohol Dependence 49:2: 81-88.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Religiosity; Alcohol
  • Moral Entrepreneuring in Japan: A Labeling Theory Analysis of the Salvation Army's Efforts.
    Nelson, Jack E. (1998)
    Review of Religious Research 40:1: 35-54.

    Historical case study of Salvation Army missionary endeavors in Japan.

    Associated Search Terms: Labeling; Japan; Missions; Moral; Alcohol; Moral entrepreneur; Symbolic crusade; Salvation Army, Japan
  • The Impact of Personality and Religion on Attitude toward Substance use among 13-15 Year Olds.
    Francis, Leslie J. (1997)
    Drug and Alcohol Dependence 44:2-3: 95-103.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Drug
  • Struggles for Mutual Reverence. Social Strategies and Religious Stories.
    Lawson, Matthew P. (1997)
    In Penny Edgell Becker and Nancy L. Eiesland (eds.) Contemporary American Religion. An Ethnographic Reader. Walnut Creek, California: AltaMira, pp. 51-77.

    Life history data of 4 women gathered as part of an ethnography of a Catholic charismatic prayer group outside Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Illinois, Chicago; Symbol; Ritual; Testimonial; Alcohol; Power; Pentecostal, Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Religion as Context: Hellfire and Delinquency one More Time.
    Stark, Rodney (1996)
    Sociology of Religion 57:2: 163-173.

    Analyzes 1980 questionnaire data from U.S. high school seniors; finds a macro inverse relation between church attendance rates & trouble with the law, outside the Pacific region.

    Associated Search Terms: Ecology; Drug; Alcohol; Students, secondary; Delinquency; United States
  • Framing and Strategy: Explaining Differential Longevity in the Woman's Christian Temperance Union and the Anti-Saloon League.
    Donovan, Brian L. (1995)
    Sociological Inquiry 65:2: 143-155.

    Associated Search Terms: Social movement; Alcohol; Woman´s Christian Temperance Union
  • Religious Practices and Alcohlism in a Southern Adult Population.
    Koenig, Harold G., Linda K. George, K.G. Meador, Daniel G. Blazer, and S.M. Ford (1994)
    Hospital and Community Psychiatry 54:3: 225-231.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; United States, South
  • Liberação e ética; uma análise do discurso de pentecostais que se recuperaram do alcoolismo.
    Mariz, Cecília Loreto (1994)
    In R. Valle and I. Sarti (eds.) Nem deuses, nem demônios. Petrópolis: Vozes.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse analysis; Alcohol; Brazil; Moral; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • The Therapeutic God: Transcendence and Identity in two Twelve-step Quasi-religions.
    Rice, John Steadman (1994)
    In Arthur L. Greil and Thomas Robbins (eds.) Religion an the Social Order. Volume 4 Between Sacred and Secular: Research and theory on Quasi-Religion. Greenwich, Connecticut: JAI Press, pp. 151-164.

    Contrasts the ideologies & social programs of Co-Dependents Anonymous & Alcoholics Anonymous.

    Associated Search Terms: Co-Dependents Anonymous; Alcoholics Anonymous; Quasi-religion
  • Le témoignage chez les Alcooliques Anonymes: une pratique communicationnelle religieuse.
    Nadeau, Jean-Guy (1994)
    Studies in Religion/Sciences religieuses 23:4: 469-484.

    Based on observation in 2 groups in Montréal; employs communications theory.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcoholics Anonymous; Testimonial; Participant observation; Communication; Hermeneutic; Canada, Quebec, Montreal
  • Religion and Adolescent Drug Use: A Comparison of Mormons and Other Religions.
    Bahr, Stephen J. (1994)
    In Marie Cornwall, Tim B. Heaton, and Lawrence A. Young (eds.), Contemporary Mormonism. Social Science Perspectives. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, pp. 118-137.

    Analyzes 1984-87 questionnaire data from American high school students; Mormons use cigarettes, alcohol, & other drugs less than others; religious activity levels inversely relate to substance use.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Jewish, U.S.A.; Religiosity; Social control; Students, secondary; Mormon, U.S.A.; Drug
  • Family and Religious Influences on Adolescent Substance Abuse.
    Bahr, Stephen J., R.D. Hawks, and G. Wang (1993)
    Youth & Society 24: 443-465.

    Associated Search Terms: Drug; Adolescents; Alcohol
  • The Variable Effects of Religiosity and Denomination on Adolescent Self-Reported Alcohol Use by Beverage Type.
    Cochran, John K. (1993)
    Journal of Drug Issues 23:3: 479-499.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Alcohol; Denomination (organizational entity); Religiosity
  • Perceived Parents' Religiosity, Friends' Drinkng, and Hellfire: A Panel Study of Adolescent Drinking.
    Burkett, Steven R. (1993)
    Review of Religious Research 35:2: 134-154.

    Analyzes 1980-82 longitudinal questionnaire data from high school students in a northwest U.S. city; shows parents' religiosity having no direct effect on delinquency, but an effect mediated through respondents' religiosity & selection of friends.

    Associated Search Terms: Alcohol; Religiosity; Socialization; Students, secondary; Delinquency; Network
  • Stepping to Redemption.
    Chalfant, H. Paul (1992)
    Free Inquiry in Creative Sociology 20: 115-120.

    Shows Alcoholics Anonymous meets the definition of religion; notes such quests for ultimate meaning outside formal religion in the postmodern world.

    Associated Search Terms: Post-modern; Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Religion and Drinking in the Retirement Community.
    Alexander, Francesca, and Robert W. Duff (1992)
    Journal of Religious Gerontology 8:4: 27-44.

    Analyzes interview data from West Coast U.S. retirement communities; finds religious participation related to less alcohol use.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Alcohol; Gerontology
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Citation data are provided by Anthony J. Blasi (Ph.D. in Sociology, University of Notre Dame; University of Texas at San Antonio).

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