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  • The effect of religiosity on life satisfaction in a secularized context: Assessing the relevance of believing and belonging.
    tenKate, Josje, Willem de Koster, and Jeroen van der Waal (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:2: 135-155.

    Analyzes 2009 survey data from Netherlands residents aged 14-49. Belonging rather than belief is the religious dimension that furthers life satisfaction, with a residual effect of attendance.

    Associated Search Terms: Netherlands; Belief; Belonging, sense of; Dimensions of religiosity; Life satisfaction; Practice
  • Love thy self? How belief in a supportive God shapes self-esteem.
    Schieman, Scott, Alex Bierman, Laura Upenieks, and Chistopher G. Ellison (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:3: 293-318.

    Analyzes 2000 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; belief in a supportive god helps explain & strengthens the association between religious involvement & self-esteem.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; United States; Self-esteem; Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; Born again experience; Prayer
  • Measuring five dimensions of religiosity across adolescence.
    Pearce, Lisa D., George M. Hayward, and Jessica A. Pearlman (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:3: 367-393.

    Uses 2002 & '03 National Study of Youth and Religion (telephone survey data, U.S.A.) data to construct & validate a model.

    Associated Search Terms: Methods; Salience; Survey; Privatism; Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; Belief; Adolescence; Exclusivism; Adolescents
  • Religion as cultural models: Developing an emic measure of religiosity.
    Dengah, H.J. François, II (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:1: 104-125.

    Differential adherence, "consonance," with religious cultural norms affect health. Illustrations from 2 Brazilian Pentecostal congregations taken from 2011-12 participant observation. Uses the Duke University Religion Index.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Health; Dimensions of religiosity; Culture; Conformity; Brazil, São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto; Stress; Pentecostal, Brazil
  • Relationships with God among young adults: Validating a measurement model with four dimensions.
    Manglos-Weber, Nicolette D., Margarita A. Mooney, Kenenth A. Bollen, and J. Micah Roos (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:2: 193-213.

    Develops a measure of dimensions of young adults' relationships with God: intimacy, consistency, anxiety, & anger.

    Associated Search Terms: Methods; Young adults; Factor analysis; Dimensions of religiosity
  • A bounded affinity theory of religion and the paranormal.
    Baker, Joseph O., Christopher Bader, and F. Carson Mencken (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:4: 334-358. Erratum, 78:1 (2017): 117.

    Develops a propositional theory based on a bounded affinity model wherein paranormal experiences are related positively to experiential religiosity & certain beliefs, but negatively to practice, consequential & knowledge religiosity. Illustrates with 2005 Baylor Religion Survey data, Christian subsample.

    Associated Search Terms: Bounded affinity; Belief; Experiential dimension; Paranormal; Dimensions of religiosity; Plausibility structure
  • Religion and public opinion toward same-sex relations, marriage, and adoption: Does the type of practice matter?
    Perry, Samuel L., and Andrew L. Whitehead (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:3: 637-651.

    Analyzes 2005 Baylor Religion Survey data (U.S.A.). Attitudes toward homosexual activity is more strongly inversely related to devoutness & theological conservatism than are those toward same-sex marriage & adoption by same-sex couples. Frequency of attendance & biblical literalism re stronger predictors for Evangelicals than for others.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Belief; Devotionalism; Dimensions of religiosity; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Homosexuality; Practice
  • Nonbelievers in the church: A study of cultural religion in Sweden.
    Kasselstrand, Isabella (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:3: 275-294.

    Analyzes 2008 International Social Survey data for Sweden; largest differences were between adherents of religions other than the Church of Sweden and both Church of Sweden adherents & non-adherents of any religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Dimensions of religiosity; Lutheran, Sweden; Membership; Practice; Religiosity; Sweden
  • Does religion breed trust? A cross-national study of the effects of religious involvement, religious faith, and religious context on social trust.
    Dingemans, Ellen, and Erik van ingen (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:4: 739-755.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values study data. At the micro level, integration into religious communities furthers trust; religious socialization & salience lower it. At the macro level, Protestantism & religious diversity further trust.

    Associated Search Terms: Levels of inclusiveness; Trust; Salience; Pluralism; Dimensions of religiosity; Europe
  • Zwischen Naturalismus und Sozialkonstruktivismus. Kognitive, körperliche, emotionale und soziale Dimensionen von Religion.
    Schüler, Sebastian (2014)
    Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft 22:1: 5-36.

    Associated Search Terms: Social construction of reality; Definition of religion; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Relationship between dimensions of religiosity, authoritarianism, and moral authority.
    Teymoori, Ali, Arash Heydari, and Hedayat Nasiri (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 92-107.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from a mixed population of high school & college students in Semirorn City, Isfahan, Iran. The supposed authoritarianism of religious people can be accounted for by reference to external authorities on the consequential dimension of religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Shi'ite, Iran; Students, secondary; Students, undergraduate; Authoritarianism; Iran; Moral; Consequential dimension; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Using Matching to Investigate the Relationship between Religion and Tolerance.
    Burge, Ryan P. (2013)
    Politics and Religion 6 (2): 264–281.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Literalism; Practice; Tolerance; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Social networks and religion: The role of congregational social embeddedness in religious belief and practice.
    Stroope, Samuel (2012)
    Sociology of Religion 73:3: 273-298.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data (U.S.A.); social embedness in congregations predicts involvement in church activities, devotionalism, supernatural beliefs, biblical literalism, & religious exclusivity.

    Associated Search Terms: Network; Belief; Devotionalism; Congregation; Parish; Dimensions of religiosity; Exclusivism; Religiosity; Literalism; United States
  • Religiosità e modelli di partecipazione giovanile nel Basso Lazio.
    Meglio, Lucio (2011)
    In Virginie Alnet et al., La dimensione religiosa: problemi di metodo. Quaderno 56. Trento: Dipartimento di Sociologia e Ricerca Sociale, pp. 55-65.

    Reports a 2006 interview survey in Frosinone & Latina Provinces, with respondents aged 14-35; religion is not disappearing.

    Associated Search Terms: Italy, Latina; Italy, Frosinone; Dimensions of religiosity; Catholic, Italy; Youth
  • Does Religion Protect Against Psychological Distress Among Chronically Ill and poor Women?
    Kilbourne, Barbara, Sherry M. Cummings, and Robert S. Levine (2011)
    In Anthony J. Blasi (ed.) Toward a Sociological Theory of Religion and Health. Leiden: Brill, pp. 95-114.

    Analyzes interview data from low-income female patients in a Nashville, Tennessee, clinic. Dimensions of religion, arrived at through factor analysis, have modest but significant inverse effects on depression.

    Associated Search Terms: Factor analysis; Dimensions of religiosity; Women; United States, Tennessee, Nashville; Poverty; Mental health; Medical; Depression; Stress
  • The Relationship between Spirituality and Religiousness among Jewish Nurses in Israel.
    Lazar, Aryeh (2010)
    Review of Religious Research 51:4: 428-439.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Jewish Israeli hospital nurses; specific dimensions of spirituality correlated with specific dimensions of religiosity, the latter measured by identification with categorical groupings of observance.

    Associated Search Terms: Nurse; Religiosity; Spiritualist; Jewish, Israel; Israel; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Sexual minority young adult religiosity, sexual orientation conflict, self-esteem and depressive symptoms.
    Dahl, Angie, and Renee Galliher (2010)
    Journal of Gay and Lesbian Mental Health 14:4: 271-290.

    Associated Search Terms: Depression; Dimensions of religiosity; Homosexuality; Self-esteem; Young adults
  • Confirmatory Factor Analysis Validation of a Four-factor Measure of Spirituality-religiosity for Use in Diverse Substance Abuse Treatment Populations.
    Neff, James Alan (2010)
    Review of Religious Research 52:1: 41-56.

    Finds a relatively invariant factor structure of a spirituality/religiosity scale.

    Associated Search Terms: Scale; Spirituality scale; Methods; Religiosity scale; Factor analysis; Dimensions of religiosity
  • An Examination of the Relationship between Multiple Dimensions of Religiosity, Blood Pressure, and Hypertension
    Buck, Anna C., David R. Williams, Marc A. Musick, and Michelle J. Sternthal. (2009)
    Social Science and Medicine 68: 314-322.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Health
  • Dimensions of Religiosity among American Catholics: Measurement and Validation.
    Rinaman, William C., Matthew T. Loveland, Robert F. Kelly, and William R. Barnett (2009)
    Review of Religious Research 50:4: 413-440.

    Analyzes 2001 & later telephone interview data of U.S.A. Catholics to develop dimensions & improve measurement; tests predictive power with abortion attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Practice; Moral; Measurement; Identity; Dimensions of religiosity; Devotionalism; Celibacy; Catholic, U.S.A.; Abortion
  • From five to ten dimensions of religion: Charles Y. Glock's dimensions of religiosity revisited.
    Vaillancourt, Jean-Guy (2008)
    Australian Religion Studies Review 21:1: 58-69.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Glock, Charles Y.
  • Exploring the Dimensionality of "Religiosity" and "Spirituality" in the Fetzer Multidimensional Measure.
    Neff, James Alan (2006)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 45:3: 449-459.

    Finds that multidimensional instruments can be used cross-ethnically.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Factor analysis; Religiosity
  • Dimensions of Individual Religiosity and Charity: Cross-national Effect Differences in European Countries?
    Reitsma, Jan, Peer Scheepers, and Manfred te Grotenhuis (2006)
    Review of Religious Research 47:4: 347-362.

    Analyzes 1998-99 cross-national European survey data; attendance, belief, & consequential dimension beliefs as well as religiosity of one's friends & spouse correlate with contributions to poor nations; communality correlated inversely with them.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Communality; Family; Network; Contributions; Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; Belief
  • Multidimensional approach in religion: A way of looking at religious phenomena.
    Kücükcan, Talip (2005)
    Journal for the Study of Religions and Ideologies 4:10: 60-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity
  • Zentralität und Inhalt: Ein neues multidimensionales Messmodell der Religiosität.
    Huber, Stefan (2003)
    Opladen: Leske + Budrich.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Religiosity
  • Measuring Multiple Dimensions of Religion and Spirituality for Health Research: Conceptual Background and Findings from the 1998 General Social Survey.
    Idler, Ellen L., Marc A. Musick, Christopher G. Ellison, Linda K. George, Neal Krause, Jeffrey S. Levin, Marcia G. Ory, Kenneth I. Pargament, Lynda H. Powell, Lynn G. Underwood, and David R. Williams (2003)
    Research on Aging 25: 327-365.

    Associated Search Terms: Spirituality; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Säkularisierung--ein moderner Mythos? Studien zum religiösen Wandel in Deutschland.
    Pollack, Detlef (2003)
    Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck).

    A collection of essays & studies, most previously published as slightly different versions.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Germany; Disenchantment; Dimensions of religiosity; Differentiation; Definition of religion; State; Literature; Proselytizing; Germany; Privatization; Germany, East; Politics, Germany; Individualism; Lutheran, Germany; Luhmann, Niklas; Luckmann, Thomas; Functionalism; Secularization
  • Religiosity and Prejudice Against Ethnic Movements in Europe: Cross-National Tests on a Controversial Relationship.
    Scheepers, Peer, Mèrove Gijsberts, and Evelyn Hello (2002)
    Review of Religious Research 43:3: 242-265.

    Analyzes 1998 survey data from 11 European nations. Belonging to a majority religion & church attendance positively predict prejudice while belief, salience, & individual religiosity negatively predict it.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; Prejudice; Europe; Salience; Belief
  • Croyants non pratiquants: la religiosité de la jeunesse iranienne et ses implications pour la théorie de la sécularisation.
    Serajzadeh, Seyed Hossein (2002)
    Social Compass 49:1: 111-132.

    Based on religiosity questionnaire data from Tehran high school students; 20 years after the Islamic revolution they seem to be firm believers but not very likely to observe Muslim practices.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Belief; Dimensions of religiosity; Students, secondary; Iran, Tehran
  • As the Flocks Gather: How Religion Affects Voluntary Association Participation.
    Lam, Pui-yan (2002)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41:3: 405-422.

    Analyzes 1996 North American survey data. Religious committee service predicts secular committee service, but volunteering & attendance negatively predict it. Private religiosity predicts volunteer secular participation but salience does not.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Social participation; Salience; Voluntarism; Dimensions of religiosity; Prayer
  • Sociologia dell'Islam. Fenomeni religiosi e logiche sociali.
    Pace, Enzo (1999)
    Rome: Carocci.

    Associated Search Terms: Historical; Conflict; Dimensions of religiosity; Typology; Charisma; Islam
  • The consequential dimension of Mormon religiosity.
    Albrecht, Stan L. (1998)
    In James T. Duke (ed.) Latter-day Saint Social Life: Social Research on the LDS Church and Its Members. Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Press, pp. 253-292.

    Associated Search Terms: Consequential dimension; Dimensions of religiosity; Mormon
  • La religiosità nel prisma della teoria multidimensionale. Linea-guida perla recerca empirica nel Mezzogiorno.
    Martelli, Stefano (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiosità nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 77-103.

    Recounts the development of an instrument from Mantua data; develops a theory of multidimensionality for Italy's South. Reports findings from earlier studies of the South & develops hypotheses pertaining to the region.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Factor analysis; Italy, South; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Un cielo più vecino? Le dimensioni dottrinale, vitale ed esperienziale.
    Martelli, Stefano (1998)
    In Domenico Pizzuti, Ciro Sarnataro, Giacomo DiGennaro, and Stefano Martelli (eds.) La religiosità nel Mezzogiorno. Persistenza e differenziazione della religione in un'area in trasformazione. Milano: Franco Angeli, pp. 198-227.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Italy, South; Belief; Salience; Experience
  • The Impact of Family Religious Life on the Quality of Mother-child Relations.
    Pearce, Lisa D., and William G. Axinn (1998)
    American Sociological Review 63:6: 810-828.

    Analyzes 1962-85 panel interview data from mothers in the Detroit metropoltian area & their children. Mothers' attendance predicted their view but not the children's view of mother/child relationships. Salience enhances both.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Dimensions of religiosity; United States, Michigan, Detroit; Practice; Salience
  • While Marching to Zion: Otherworldliness and Racial Empowerment in the Black Community.
    Calhoun-Brown, Allison (1998)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 37:3: 427-439.

    Analyzes 1993 National Black Politics Study data; organizational religiosity predicts integrationist forms of empowerment; other-worldly religiosity predicts separatist forms of empowerment.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Otherworldliness; Dimensions of religiosity; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Religiosity and Prejudice: An Update and Denominational Analysis.
    Jacobson, Cardell K. (1998)
    Review of Religious Research 39:3: 264-272.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.; Prejudice; Dimensions of religiosity; Students, undergraduate
  • De l'intégration au Catholicisme aux croyances parallèles.
    Michelat, Guy (1997)
    In Yaves Lambert, Guy Michelat, and Albert Piette (eds.) Le religieux des sociologues. Trajectoires personnelles et débats scientifiques. Paris: L'Harmattan, pp. 77-88.

    Associated Search Terms: Magic; Paranormal; Dimensions of religiosity; Catholic, France; Astrology
  • Dimensions of Religiosity as Mediators of the Relations between Parenting and Adolescent Deviant Behavior.
    Litchfield, Allen W., Darwin L. Thomas, and Bing Dao Li (1997)
    Journal of Adolescent Research 12: 199-226.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Family; Dimensions of religiosity; Adolescents
  • The Sociology of Religious Movements.
    Bainbridge, William Sims (1997)
    New York: Routledge.

    General treatise written as a text, centered in the "compensator" theory framework & using U.S.A. illustrations.

    Associated Search Terms: Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Sect; Oneida; Shaker; New age; Jehovah´s Witness; Seventh-day Adventist; Schism; Compensators; Holiness religion; Functionalism; Dimensions of religiosity; Relative deprivation; Commune; Deprivation; Stratification; Conversion
  • Konfession, Religion und soziale Netzwerke. Zur Bedeutung christlicher Religiosität in personalen Beziehungen.
    Kecskes, Robert, and Christof Wolf (1996)
    Opladen: Leske + Budrich.

    Analyzes 1992 interview data from a Cologne sector.

    Associated Search Terms: Lutheran, Germany; Communality; Mobility (geographical); Education; Dimensions of religiosity; Catholic, Germany; Germany, Cologne; Age; Network; Atheist, Germany
  • Christliche Religiosität. Dimensionen, Messinstrumente, Ergebnisse.
    Kecskes, Robert, and Christof Wolf (1995)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 47:3: 494-515.

    Demographic correlates of dimensions of Christian religiosity; their impact on social networks.

    Associated Search Terms: Network; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Was ist Religion? Versuch einer Definition.
    Pollack, Detlef (1995)
    Zeitschrift für Religionswissenschaft 3: 163-190. Also in Detlef Pollack, Säkularisierung--ein moderner Mythos? Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2003, pp. 28-55.

    Associated Search Terms: Dimensions of religiosity; Definition of religion
  • Age Density, Religiosity and Death Anxiety in Retirement Communities.
    Duff, Robert W., and Lawrence K. Hong (1995)
    Review of Religious Research 37;1: 19-32.

    Analyzes interview data from western U.S.A. retirement communities; shows attendance at religious services, but not other aspects of religion, diminishes death anxiety.

    Associated Search Terms: Gerontology; Death anxiety; Practice; Dimensions of religiosity
  • A Multidimensional Measure of Religious Involvement for African Americans.
    Levin, Jeffrey S., Robert Joseph Taylor, and Linda M. Chatters (1995)
    Sociological Quarterly 36:1: 157-173.

    Uses National (U.S.A..) Survey of Black Americans data to develop a religiosity instrument.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Methodology; African Americans; Dimensions of religiosity; Factor analysis
  • La Religiosità in Sicilia.
    Canta, Carmelina Chiara (1995)
    Caltanissetta: Sciascia.

    Analyzes 1994 interview data from Sicily; shows percentages of types of adherent & public opinion on various topics.

    Associated Search Terms: Magic; Belief; Italy, Sicily; Politics, Italy; Dimensions of religiosity; Practice; Values; Education; Age; Factor analysis; Membership
  • Il cruccio di LeBras. Dimensioni della religiosità e indifferenza della ricerca istituzionale.
    Martelli, Stefano (1994)
    Religioni e società 9/18: 99-112.

    Reports on the state of Italian sociology of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Sociology of religion; Italy; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Christliche Religiosität: Konzepte, Indikatoren, Messinstrumente.
    Kecskes, Robert, and Christof Wolf (1993)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 45:2: 270-287.

    Uses factor analysis of German interview data to develop a 2-dimension religiosity scale having belief/experience & religious knowledge dimensions.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Germany; Dimensions of religiosity
  • Antecedents and Dimensions of Religious Involvement among Older Black Adults.
    Chatters, Linda M., Jeffrey S. Levin, and Robert J. Taylor (1992)
    Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 47:6: S269-S278.

    Analyzes 1979-80 interview data from African American seniors; examines 3 dimensions of religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Network; Gerontology; Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; African Americans
  • Religiosity in a Black Community: An Examination of Secularization and Political Variables.
    Jacobson, Cardell K. (1992)
    Review of Religious Research 33:3: 215-228.

    Analyzes 1981 interview data from Muncie, Indiana, African Americans; finds correlations among the dimensions of religiosity & with education, class, racial pride & political stances.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Politics, U.S.A.; Dimensions of religiosity; African Americans; Stratification; United States, Indiana, Muncie
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