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  • The religion of the educated classes revisited: New religions, the nonreligious, and educational levels.
    Lewis, James R., Sean E. Currie, and Michael P. Oman-Reagan (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:1: 91-104.

    Uses data from censuses. Members of most, but not all, new religions have higher than national averages of bachelor's degrees.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain, England; Atheist; Australia; Education; Great Britain, Wales; New religions; New Zealand; Canada
  • Secularisation in Australia between 1966 and 1985; A Research Note.
    McCallum, John (1987)
    Australian and New Zealand Journal of Scoiology 23:3: 407-422.

    Overview of census data & surveys; shows a decline in religion & attributes the decline to changes in childhood socialization &, for women, competing adult socialization.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Secularization; Australia; Anglican, Australia; Orthodox, eastern, Australia; Jehovah´s Witness, Australia; Catholic, Australia; Atheist, Australia; Islam, Australia
  • Organized Irreligion: The New South Wales Humanist Society.
    Black, Alan W. (1983)
    In Alan W. Black and Peter Glasner (eds.), Practice and Belief. Studies in the Sociology of Australian Religion. Sydney: Allen & Unwin, pp. 154-166.

    Reviews the activities of the organization from its inception in 1960; reports some 1970 descriptive statistics.

    Associated Search Terms: Humanist, Australia; Australia, New South Wales; Atheist, Australia
  • Australian Secularity: The Disavowal of Denominational Allegiance.
    Hogan, Michael (1979)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 18:4: 390-404.

    Provides a social & demographic profile of Australian secularists.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist, Australia; Australia
  • A Comparative Study of the Substructures of Religion.
    Yinger, J. Milton (1977)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 16:1: 67-86.

    Analyzes 1971-72 questionnaire data from undergraduate students in 11 nations.

    Associated Search Terms: New Zealand; Thailand; Japan; Korea; Comparative; Definition of religion; Buddhist; Protestant; Catholic; Australia; Students, undergraduate; Atheist
  • Christianism... The Protestant Ethic among Unbelievers.
    Ray, John J. (1970)
    Journal of Christian Education 13:3: 169-176.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Anglican Church of Australia servicemen; achievement orientation correlated with both Christian orientation & non-belief.

    Associated Search Terms: Soldiers; Protestant Ethic; Anglican, Australia; Australia; Atheist, Australia; Achievement
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