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  • Belief in miracles and attitudes towards voluntary euthanasia.
    Sharp, Shane (2017)
    Death Studies 41:4: 211-219.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; Miracle; Belief
  • Traditional God images and attitudes towards voluntary euthanasia.
    Sharp, Shane (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:4: 529-545.

    Analyzes 1985-2008 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; imagining god as father or master is associated with opposing voluntary euthanasia.

    Associated Search Terms: God, image of; Euthanasia
  • Religious forms in secularized society: Three Catholic groups in comparison.
    Turco, Daniela (2016)
    Social Compass 63:4: 513-528.

    With a background of secularization, where ordinary practice is ancillary to extraordinary experiences, Catholic Action, charismatic renewal, and Catholic-affiliated scouting represent different aspects of Catholicism. Only the charismatics resist modernity.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal, Catholic, Italy; Italy, Cosenza; Catholic Action; Abortion; Euthanasia; Divorce; Scouting; Catholic, Italy; Homosexuality; Moral; Belief
  • Seculaization and changing moal views. European trends in church attendance and views on homosexuality, divorce, abortion, and euthanasia.
    Halman, Loek, and Erik van Ingen (2015)
    European Sociological Review 31:5: 616-627

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Secularization; Practice; Moral; Homosexuality; Divorce; Euthanasia; Abortion
  • Euthanasia and the Belgian Catholic World.
    Voyé, Liliane, and Karel Dobbelaere (2014)
    In K. Dobbelaere and A. Pérez-Agote (eds.) The Intimate: New Conflicts between Religion and Polity. Laws about Life, Death and the Family in So-called Catholic Countries. Leuven: Universitaire Pers Leuven.

    Associated Search Terms: Belgium; Catholic, Belgium; Euthanasia; Moral
  • A Comparative Study on Permissiveness toward Euthanasia: Religiosity, Slippery Slope, Autonomy, and Death with Dignity.
    Verbakel, Ellen, and Eva Jaspers (2010)
    Public Opinion Quarterly 74:1: 109-139.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Euthanasia
  • Young Catholics and Pro-Life Thinking: How Catholic College Students View the Issues of Abortion, Euthanasia, and Capital Punishment.
    Maher, Michael J., Linda M. Sever, and Shaun Pichler (2008)
    Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion 19: 17-41.

    Analyzes 2003 survey data from Loyola University, Chicago, students; Catholics more than othrs linked abortion, euthanasia, & capital punishment.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Euthanasia; Abortion; Life (moral issue); Moral; Students, undergraduate; Capital punishment
  • Religion and trends in euthanasia attitudes among US adults, 1977-2004.
    Moulton, Benjamin E., Terence D. Hll, and Amy Burdette (2006)
    Sociological Forum 21: 249-272.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia
  • Religiosity and Morality: Attitudes toward Euthanasia and Abortion as a Manifestation of Religiosity and Morality Relations in Contemporary Poland.
    Zawila, Malgorzata (2004)
    In Jerolimov, Dinka Marinovic, Sinisa Zrinscak, and Irena Borowik (eds.), Religion and Patterns of Social Transformation. Zagreb: Institute for Social Research--Zagreb, pp. 141-150.

    Reports poll data.

    Associated Search Terms: Poland; Abortion; Euthanasia; Moral
  • Whither Hunter's Culture War? Shifts in Evangelical Morality, 1988-1998.
    McConkey, Dale (2001)
    Sociology of Religion 62:2: 149-174.

    Analyzes 1988 & '98 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data.

    Associated Search Terms: Suicide; Sex role; United States; Conflict; Euthanasia; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Moral; Homosexuality; Sexual activity; Abortion
  • The Difference between Blacks' and Whites' Attitudes toward Voluntary Euthanasia.
    MacDonald, William L. (1998)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 37:3: 411-426.

    Analyzes 1988 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data & 1994 Ohio telephone survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; Race; African Americans; Moral
  • Religious Authority and Public Opinion on the Right to Die.
    Hamil-Luker, Jenifer, and Christian Smith (1998)
    Sociology of Religion 59:4: 373-391.

    Analyzes 1996 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data. The dependent variable is questionable as a measure of approval of euthanasia, though used for that purpose.

    Associated Search Terms: Moral; United States; Euthanasia; Secularization
  • Conscience and the Establishment Clause: The Courts Remake the Sacred.
    Hammond, Phillip E. (1996)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 35:4: 356-367.

    Examines the redefinition of the sacred in U.S. Supreme Court cases.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; State; Sacred; Peace/war; Euthanasia; Abortion; Homosexuality
  • Effects of Religious Individualism on Values of Life and Death in Scandinavia.
    Straarup, Jørgen (1994)
    In Thorleif Pettersson and Ole Riis (eds.) Scandinavian Values. Religion and Morality in the Nordic Countries. Uppsala, Sweden: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis. Psychologia et Sociologia Religionum 10, pp. 167-178.

    Analyzes 1981 & '90 European Values Survey data.

    Associated Search Terms: Sweden; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Norway; Denmark; Scandinavia; Abortion; Atheist; Moral; Euthanasia; Suicide; Belief
  • Right to Life vs. the Right to Die: Some Correlates of Euthanasia Attitudes.
    Finlay, Barbara (1985)
    Sociology and Social Research 69;4: 548-560.

    Analyzes 1977-78 General Social Survey (U.S.A..) data; shows general attitude stances to be critical in specific stands on euthanasia.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; United States
  • Religion and Euthanasia in the Netherlands. Exploring a Diffuse Relationship.
    Hilhorst, Henri W.A. (1983)
    Social Compass 30;4: 491-502.

    Presents churches' stands & 1980 national poll data.

    Associated Search Terms: Euthanasia; Moral; Catholic, Netherlands; Dutch Reformed, Netherlands; Calvinist, Netherlands; Netherlands
  • Professional Perspectives on Euthanasia: A Comparative Study of Nurses and Clergymen.
    Lazerine, Neil Gershon (1977)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Bowling Green State University. [DA 38:9 A, p. 5751]

    Based on random samples from 2 Ohio occupational groups.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Ohio; Clergy; Euthanasia; Nurse
  • Attitudes of Catholic and Protestant Clergy toward Euthanasia.
    Nagi, Mostafa H., M.D. Pugh, and Neil G. Lazerine (1977)
    Omega 8;2: 153-164.

    Analyzes questionnaire data from Protestant & Catholic clergy in the Cleveland area; shows acceptance of "passive euthanasia" under some conditions, but little for "active euthanasia."

    Associated Search Terms: United States, Ohio, Cleveland; Euthanasia; Clergy
  • Review of the Polls: Three Current Religious Issues: Marriage of Priests, Intermarriage and Euthanasia.
    Alston, Jon P. (1976)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 15:1: 75-78.

    French & U.S. data on Catholic clergy celibacy; U.S. data on the other issues.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Catholic, U.S.A.; Celibacy; Catholic, France; France; Marriage; Euthanasia
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