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  • Transcendence matters: Do the ways family members experience God meaningfully relate to family life?
    Dalton, Hilary, David C. Dollahite, and Loren D. Marks (2018)
    Review of Religious Research 60:1: 23-47.

    Based on interviews with 198 U.S.A. families; finds family life affects experiences of God.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; God, concept of
  • What God has joined together: Family formation and religion among young adults.
    Denton, Melinda Lundquist, and Jeremy E. Uecker (2018)
    Review of Religious Research 60:1: 1-22.

    Analyzes survey data from waves 3 (18-24 years old) & 4 (23-28 yrs.) from the National Study of Youth and Religion (U.S.A.). Marriage with children is associated with attendance, & marriage with salience.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Marriage; Salience; Young adults; Practice; Panel study
  • Religion and Families.
    Marks, Loren D., and David C. Dollahite (2017)
    New York: Taylor & Francis

    Associated Search Terms: Family
  • Family formation and close social ties within religious congregations.
    Gurrentz, Benjamin T. (2017)
    Journal of Marriage and Family 79: 1125-1143.

    Associated Search Terms: Congregation; Family
  • Pornography, religion, and parent-child relationship quality.
    Perry, Samuel L., and Kara J. Snawder (2017)
    Archives of Sexual Behavior 46(6):1747-1761.

    Associated Search Terms: Pornography; Family
  • Family formation and religious service attendance: Untangling marital and parental affects.
    Schleifer, Cyrus, and Mark Chaves (2017)
    Sociological Methods & Research 46:1: 125-152

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Practice; Family life cycle
  • Religion and Intimate Partner Violence. Understanding the Challenges and Proposing Solutions.
    Nason-Clark, Nancy, Barbara Fisher-Townsend, Catherine Holtmann, and Stephen McMullin (2017)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Violence; Abuse; Family
  • Looking beyond the church tax: Families and the disaffiliation of Austrian Roman Catholics.
    Berghammer, Caroline, Ulrike Zartler, and Desiree Krivanek (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:3:

    Uses mixed methods including 2008-12 panel data. The church tax was cited as responsible by disaffiliating believers, ideological reasons by agnostics & atheists. Family transitions were important for both groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Austria; Atheist, Austria; Panel study; Disaffiliation; Austria; Family
  • The children of converts: Beyond the first generation of contemporary Pagans.
    Fennell, Julie, and Laura A. Wildman-Hanlon (2017)
    Social Compass 64:2: 288-306.

    Reports data on current religion from a convenience internet survey of adults who had been children in pagan families.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Pagan, U.S.A.; Internet survey; Family; Generations
  • Ethnic church meets megachurch: Indian american Christianity in motion.
    Kurien, Prema A. (2017)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Based on interviews & participant observation in India & U.S.A. The Mar Thoma church from Kerala, India, loses its ethnic uniqueness in the 2nd generation in the U.S.A., which becomes more American Evangelical. Caste background, current class differences, & generation affect gender stances in the church.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Family; Gender role; Caste; Mar Thoma, U.S.A.; Class; Generations; India, Kerala; Migrant; Socialization; Transnational; Indian Americans; Participant observation; Mar Thoma, India
  • Demography, Culture, and the decline of America's Christian Denominations.
    Hawley, George (2017)
    Lanham, Maryland: Lexington

    Associated Search Terms: Methodist, U.S.A.; United States; Presbyterian, U.S.A.; Pentecostal, U.S.A.; Mormon, U.S.A.; Lutheran, U.S.A.; Fertility; Family size; Episcopal; Demography; Baptist, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • How Early Life Religious Exposure Relates to the Timing of First Birth.
    Pearce, Lisa D. and Shannon N. Davis (2016)
    Journal of Marriage and Family 78(5):1422-1438.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Socialization
  • For better or for worse? Pornograpy consumption, spousal religiosity, gender, and marital quality.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2016)
    Sociologial Forum 31:2: 441-464.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Gender; Marriage; Pornography
  • The poer of prayer in tranforming individuals and marital relationships: A qualitative examination of Christian, Jewish, and Muslim families.
    Hatch, Trevan G., Loren D. Marks, E.A. Bitah, M. Lawrence, N.M. Lambert, David C. Dollahite, and B.P. Hardy (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:1: 27-46.

    In-depth interviews reveal prayer enhancing marital relationships.

    Associated Search Terms: Prayer; Marriage; Family
  • Recommending a child enter a STEM career: The role of religion.
    Scheitle, Christopher P., and Elaine Howard Ecklund (2016)
    Journal of Career Development doi: 10.1177/0894845316646879 (online)

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Science; Socialization
  • For better or for worse? Gender ideology, religious commitment, and relationship quality
    Perry, Samuel L., and Andrew L. Whitehead (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:4: 737-755.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data (U.S.A.); religious commitment mitigates negative effects of gender traditionalism on relationship quality in marriage, particularly for women.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender traditionalism; Marriage; Family
  • Teen religiosity and fertility in adulthood in a Canadian prairie province.
    Trovato, Frank (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:2: 271-284.

    Analyzes telephone survey data from married women aged 20-49 living with husbands in Alberta; reported religiosity in teenage years predicted larger families.

    Associated Search Terms: Canada, Alberta; Family size; Fertility; Religiosity; Adolescence
  • Family formation and returning to institutional religion in young adulthood.
    Uecker, Jeremy E., Damon Mayrl, and Samuel Stroope (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 384-406.

    Analyzes 1994-2008 U.S. panel data (Adolescent to Adult health). Family formation, especially parenting, occasions practice &, to some extent, affiliation.

    Associated Search Terms: Membership; Life cycle; Panel study; Practice; Family
  • Gender differences in American Jewish identity: Testing the power control theory explanation.
    Hartman, Harriet (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:3: 407-431.

    Analyzes 2011 New York Jewish Community Survey data. Denominations where family power is typically asymmetrical do not have greater differences by gender in levels of Jewish identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Jewish, U.S.A.; Family; Gender; United States, New York; Gender traditionalism; Identity; Denomination (organizational entity)
  • Religious Zionist singles: Caught between "family values" and "young adulthood."
    Engelberg, Ari (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 349-364.

    Based largely on interviews with single Israeli Zionist (not ultra-orthodox) young adults, who experience cross pressures from family expectations of early marriage & youth culture social networks. They cope through compartmentalization, viewing young adulthood as separate from the rest of the life course.

    Associated Search Terms: Young adults; Life course; Jewish, Israel; Family; Compartmentalization; Israel; Jewish, Zionist
  • Storming Zion. Government Raids on Religious Communities.
    Wright, Stuart A., and Susan J. Palmer (2016)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Overview of government raids on religious minorities. An increase in raids in the 1990s was related to a shift of the anti-cult movement from brain washing accusations to child abuse ones. 6 case studies.

    Associated Search Terms: Case study; Nuwaubian; Violence; The Family; State; Social movement; Scientology; Twelve Tribes; Persecution; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Child abuse; Branch Davidian; Brainwashing; Apostate; Anti-cult movement; Conflict theory; Moral panic
  • Familial relationship outcomes of coming out as an atheist.
    Zimmerman, Kevin, Jesse Smith, Kevin Simonson, and Benjamin W. Myers (2015)
    Secularism and Nonreligion 4:1: 1-13.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Atheist
  • Pornography consumption as a threat to religious socialization.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:4: 436-458.

    Analyzes 2006 interview data from U.S.A. adults. Pornography consumption, especially by fathers, interferes with the religious socialization of their children.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Pornography; Socialization
  • Losing our religion: How unaffiliated parents are raising their children.
    Manning, Christel J. (2015)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Secularization; Atheist; Socialization
  • Parental religiosity and youth religiosity: Variations by family structure.
    Petts, Richard J. (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:1: 95-120.

    Analyzes 2002 & '05 survey data from U.S.A. youths. Parental attendance predicts youth attendance. Youths from step-parent families, never-married single-parent families, & co-habiting families were less likely to attend, irrespective of parental religiosity. Family structure did not affect parental religiosity predicting closeness to God or private religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Adolescents; Socialization; Devotionalism; Family
  • Christian-Muslim couples in the Veneto region, northeastern Italy: Dealing with religious pluralism in everyday family life.
    Cerchiaro, Francesco, Stef Aupers, and Dick Houtman (2015)
    Social Compass 62:1: 43-60.

    Based on interviews & participant observation with families formed by immigrant Muslim husbands & Italian wives. Strategies for minimizing religious differences included renunciation, closeting, convesion, & spiritualization.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Islam, Italy; Italy, Veneto; Marriage
  • Family disruption and racial variation in adolescent and emerging adult religiosity.
    Denton, Melinda Lundquist, and Julian Culver (2015)
    Sociology of Religion 76:2: 222-239.

    Analyzes 2002-03 National Study of Youth and Religion (U.S.A.) data; religiosity declines after parental divorce among white but not among African American emerging adults.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Divorce; Family; Race; Young adults; Religiosity
  • Women in New Religions.
    Vance, Laura L. (2015)
    New York: New York University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: The Family; Wicca; Mormon; Seventh-day Adventist; New religions; Women
  • The impact of self esteem, family rituals, religiosity, and paricipation in conforming activities upon delinquency: A comparison of young adults in Turkey and the United States.
    Roberts, Joanne, Ismail Dincer Gunes, and Rudy Ray Seward (2015)
    Journal of Comparative Family Studies 42:1: 59-72.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Young adults; United States; Self-esteem; Delinquency; Religiosity; Family; Turkey
  • Religion and support for adoption by same-sex couples: The relative effects of religious tradition, pratices, and beliefs.
    Whitehead, Andrew L., and Samuel L. Perry (2014)
    Journal of Family Issues 37:6: 789-813 .

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Homosexuality; Adoption
  • Kontexteffekte in Familien – Angleichung von Paaren und intergenerationale Transmission am Beispiel Religiosität
    Arránz Becker, Oliver, Daniel Lois, and Anja Steinbach (2014)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 66 Supplement: 417-444.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Generations; Family
  • La negociación de lo oculto - Chamanismo, medicina y familia entre los Siona del Bajo Putumayo
    Langdon, Esther Jean (2014)
    Popayán Colombia: Editora Universidade del Cauca.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Family; Shamanism; Siona (Ecuadorian ethnos)
  • Inheritance of religiosity among Muslim immigrants in a secular society.
    Pol, Jasper van de, and Frank van Tubergen (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:1: 87-106.

    Analyzes 2008-10 interview & questionnaire data from Turkish & Moroccan immigrants in the Netherlands, aged 15-45. A stronger transmission is found in families with warm ties, different parental backgrounds, families strongly embedded in religious community, & families with higher parental religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Generations; Islam, Netherlands; Assimilation; Migrant; Netherlands; Family; Religiosity
  • Religion and parental values in a secularized country: Evidence from the Netherlands.
    Halman, Loek (2014)
    Social Compass 61:1: 121-140.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values Study data from the Netherlands. Parental values are related to religion; denominational differences in autonomy & obedience can be explained by attendance (a network mechanism) while differences in autonomy are partly explained by beliefs.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Belief; Family; Netherlands; Network; Obedience; Practice; Autonomy
  • Religious identity, religious attendance, and parental control.
    Kim, Young-Il, and W. Bradford Wilcox (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:4: 555-580.

    analyzes 1998-2005 panel data from American adolescents (10-18 years old) & their parents. An "orthodox" religious identity among Catholic & Protestant parents & more frequent attendance for all parents predict more parental monitoring & normative regulations.

    Associated Search Terms: Socialization; Practice; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Family; Deviance/social control
  • Which societies provide a strong religious socialization context? Explanations beyond the effects of national religiosity.
    Müller, Tim S., Peter Schmidt, and Nan Dirk DeGraff (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:4: 739-759.

    Analyzes 1971-2008 International Social Survey Programme data. High levels of income inequality predict greater effects of religious socialization. parents need invest less in religiously socializing their children when the society does it.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Differentiation; Family; Legitimation; Practice; Religiosity; Socialization; Secularization
  • Hoping for a godly (white) family: How desire or religious heritage affects whites' attitudes toward interracial marriage.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:1: 202-218.

    Analyzes 2007 Baylor Religion Survey data. Whites desire for their children to marry whites is in part blended wit a desire to pass on their religious heritage.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Marriage; Prejudice, racial; Race; United States; Endogamy
  • The Religiosity of Children of Immigrants and Natives in England, Germany, and the Netherlands: The Role of Parents and Peers in Class.
    DeHoon, Sean, and Frank Van Tubergen (2014)
    European Sociological Review 30:2: 194-206.

    Associated Search Terms: Germany; Socialization; Religiosity; Great Britain, England; Migrant; Comparative; Children; Family; Netherlands
  • "Islamic capital" and family life: The role of Islam in parenting.
    Franceschelli, Michela (2014)
    Sociology 48:6: 1190-1206.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Islam, Great Britain; Social capital; Socialization; South Asian British; Family; Bourdieu, Pierre
  • Religion and attitudes toward family planning issues among US adults.
    Barrett, Jennifer B., Julie DaVanzo, Christopher G. Ellison, and Clifford Grammich (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:2: 161-188.

    Analyzes 1998 U.S.A. survey data. Attendance & born-again Christian identity predict less approval of contraception; Evangelical identity predicts negative views of increased access to family planning services. Catholic & conservative protestant identity have mixed associations.

    Associated Search Terms: Family planning; Practice; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Born again experience; Birth control; United States
  • Faith, Family, and Filipino American Community Life.
    Cherry, Stephen M. (2014)
    New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Filipino Americans; United States, Texas, Houston; Catholic, U.S.A.; Family; Migrant; Civic engagement
  • Religious schools, home schools, and the timing of first marriage and first birth.
    Uecker, Jeremy E., and Jonathan P. Hill (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:2: 189-218.

    Analyzes 2011 survey data from high school graduates aged 24-39. Religious schools socialize students into distinctive attitudes toward marriage & family formation.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Family; Marriage; Young adults
  • Sacred Stories, Spiritual Tribes. Finding Religion in Everyday Life.
    Ammerman, Nancy T. (2014)
    New York: Oxford University Press

    95 in-depth interviews in Boston & Atlanta, 2006, including life histories, & followed up with observation at worship & study groups. Disposable cameras were left with respondents for them to photograph significant places. Audio-diaries were collected.

    Associated Search Terms: Everyday life; Family; Health; Life histories; Methods; Narrative; Prayer; Spirituality; Visual; Work; Practice; Lived religion; Diaries; Discourse
  • Multiracial church attendance and support for same-sex romantic and family relationships.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Sociological Inquiry 83:2: 259-285.

    Associated Search Terms: Homosexuality; Family; Diversity
  • Are interracial daters more supportive of same-sex unions?
    Perry, Samuel L. (2013)
    Social Science Journal 50:2: 252-256.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Homosexuality; Diversity; Courtship
  • Tensions and trends in Pentecostal gender and family relations.
    Martin, Bernice (2013)
    In Robert Hefner (ed.) Global Pentecostalism in the 21st Century. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, pp. 115-148.

    Associated Search Terms: Pentecostal; Family; Gender role
  • Transforming polygyny: Migration, transnationalism and multiple marriages among Muslim minorities.
    Charsley, Katharine, and Anika Liversage (2013)
    Global Networks 13: 60-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Migration; Polygyny; Transnational; Family; Islam
  • Soul Mates. Religion, Sex, Love, and Marriage among African Americans and Latinos.
    Wilcox, W. Bradford, and Nicholas H. Wolfinger (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Latino Americans; Marriage; African Americans
  • Bonding alone: Familism, religion, and secular civic participation.
    Kim, Young-Il, and W. Bradford Wilcox (2013)
    Social Science Research 42;1: 31-45.

    Associated Search Terms: Civic engagement; Familism; Family; Social participation
  • Transforming fatherhood: Reconstructing fatherhood through faith-based father school in South Korea.
    Kim, Seongeun, and Karen Mui-Teng Quek (2013)
    Review of Religious Research 55:2: 231-250.

    Based on interviews with 20 middle class Korean men who completed an Evangelical Father School program organized by the Duranno Father School Movement.

    Associated Search Terms: Korea (South); Family; Evangelical, Korea (South)
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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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