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  • 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; Family life cycle; Practice
  • 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: Gender; Marriage; Family; 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: Family; Marriage; Prayer
  • 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: Family; Gender traditionalism; Marriage
  • 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: Fertility; Adolescence; Canada, Alberta; Family size; Religiosity
  • Family formation and returning to institutional religion in young adulthood.
    Uecker, Jremy 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: Panel study; Practice; Family; Life cycle; Membership
  • 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: Identity; Jewish, U.S.A.; Gender traditionalism; United States, New York; Gender; Denomination (organizational entity); Family
  • 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: Compartmentalization; Jewish, Israel; Israel; Jewish, Zionist; Young adults; Life course; Family
  • 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: Anti-cult movement; The Family; Apostate; Branch Davidian; Case study; Child abuse; Conflict theory; Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints; Moral panic; Nuwaubian; Persecution; Scientology; Brainwashing; State; Violence; Twelve Tribes; Social movement
  • 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: Atheist; Family
  • 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: Socialization; Family; Pornography
  • Losing Our Religion: How Unaffiliated Parents Are Raising their Children.
    Manning, Christel J. (2015)
    New York: New York University Press.

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

    Associated Search Terms: Women; Mormon; New religions; Seventh-day Adventist; Wicca; The Family
  • 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: Adoption; Family; Homosexuality
  • 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: Family; Socialization; Generations
  • 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; Netherlands; Religiosity; Family; Migrant; Islam, Netherlands; Generations; Assimilation
  • 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: Autonomy; Practice; Obedience; Network; Netherlands; Belief; Socialization; Family
  • 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; Deviance/social control; Family; Orthodoxy (doctrinal); Practice
  • 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: Practice; Belief; Differentiation; Legitimation; Religiosity; Secularization; Socialization; Family
  • 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: Endogamy; Family; Marriage; Prejudice, racial; Race; United States
  • 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: Comparative; Netherlands; Migrant; Socialization; Religiosity; Family; Germany; Great Britain, England; Children
  • "Islamic capital" and family life: The role of Islam in parenting.
    Franceschelli, Michela (2014)
    Sociology 48:6: 1190-1206.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Great Britain; Socialization; Social capital; Bourdieu, Pierre; Family; Great Britain; South Asian British
  • 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: Civic engagement; Family; United States, Texas, Houston; Filipino Americans; Catholic, U.S.A.; Migrant
  • 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: Family; Catholic, U.S.A.; Education; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Young adults; Marriage
  • 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: Work; Prayer; Practice; Narrative; Methods; Life histories; Everyday life; Discourse; Health; Family; Diaries; Spirituality; Lived religion; Visual
  • 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: Diversity; Family; Homosexuality
  • 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; Courtship; Diversity
  • 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: Family; Gender role; Pentecostal
  • Transforming polygyny: Migration, transnationalism and multiple marriages among Muslim minorities.
    Charsley, Katharine, and Anika Liversage (2013)
    Global Networks 13: 60-78.

    Associated Search Terms: Transnational; Polygyny; Migration; Islam; Family
  • 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: Marriage; African Americans; Family; Latino 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: Social participation; Familism; Family; Civic engagement
  • 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: Family; Evangelical, Korea (South); Korea (South)
  • Parental religious transmission after migration: The case of Dutch Muslims.
    Maliepaard, Mieke, and Marcel Lubbers (2013)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 39;3: 425-442.

    Associated Search Terms: Moroccan Dutch; Family; Migrant; Netherlands; Socialization; Turkish Dutch; Islam, Netherlands
  • Families and Faith. How Religion Is Passed Down across Generations.
    Bengtson, Vern L., Norella M. Putney, and Susan Harris (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 1970-2005 panel questionnaire & interview data from families. Intense religiosity & non-religiosity were transmitted across generations more successfully than middling levels of religiosity. The quality of parent/child relationships was important in religious socialization.

    Associated Search Terms: Disaffiliation; Panel study; Religiosity; Socialization; Generations; Family; United States, California
  • Unaffiliated Parents and the Religious Training of their Children.
    Manning, Christel J. (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:2: 149-175.

    Based on 2005-07 interviews with 48 religiously unaffiliated parents in selected U.S. cities.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Socialization; Grounded theory; Family; Atheist, U.S.A.; Nonreligion
  • The Spirit's Tether. Family, Work, and Religion among American Catholics.
    Konieczny, Mary Ellen (2013)
    New York: Oxford University Press.

    Based on 2000-02 field work in 2 Midwest U.S.A. Catholic parishes, one liberal & one conservative. Models of church are transposed into family life. Traditionalists rejected the modernized Church of their childhood while progressives accepted pre-conciliar religious commitment but not its cultural trappings.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Ritual; Justice; Birth control; Authority; Abortion; Participant observation; Traditionalism; Moral; Socialization; Conservative/liberal; Comparative; Family; Habitus; Life histories; Work; Catholic, U.S.A.; Women; Parish
  • Family life trajectories and religiosity in Austria.
    Berghammer, Caroline (2012)
    European Sociological Review 28:1: 127-144.

    Associated Search Terms: Family life cycle; Family; Austria
  • Family Structure, Family Disruption, and Profiles of Adolescent Religiosity.
    Denton, Melinda Lundquist (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:1: 42-64.

    Analyzes 2003 & '08 National (U.S.A.) Study of Youth and Religion telephone survey data. Parental breakups are related to changes in adolescents' religious engagement, either increasing or decreasing it. Uses 5 levels of religious engagement: abiders, adapters, assenters, avoiders, atheists.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Divorce; Family
  • Single mothers' religious participation and early childhood behavior.
    Petts, Richard J. (2012)
    Journal of Marriage and Family 74: 251-268.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Family; Children
  • Irreligious socialization? The adult religious preferences of individuals raised with no religion.
    Merino, Stephen M. (2012)
    Secularism and Nonreligion 1: 1-16.

    Associated Search Terms: Atheist; Family; Socialization
  • Young people in mixed faith families: A case of knowledge and experience of two traditions?
    Arweck, Elisabeth, and Eleanor Nesbitt (2012)
    In Mathew Guest and Elisabeth Arweck (eds.) Religion and Knowledge: Sociological Perpectives. Aldershot, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 57-75.

    Based on 2006-09 open-ended interviews with young people & their parents. The parents' connectedness to their religion & the grandparents' accessibility & acceptance of the grandchildren were important for the transmission of faith traditions.

    Associated Search Terms: Children; Mixed-faith families; Family; Adolescents; Great Britain
  • Support for homosexuals' civil liberties: The influence of familial gender role attitudes across religious denominations.
    Kenneavy, Kristin (2012)
    Social Forces 90:4:1347-1375.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Family; Homosexuality
  • Religion and decisions about marriage, residence, occupation, and children.
    Sigalow, Emily, Michelle Shain, and Meredith R. Bergey (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:2: 304-323.

    Analyzes interview data from Americans. Religion is important in decisions about occupations, marriage, where to reside, & family size.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Occupation; Marriage; Family size
  • Religious Diversity in Mexico: Socioeconomic Attainment and Family Structure.
    Heaton, Tim B., David Knowlton, and Lynn England (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:3: 311-330.

    Based on 2010 Mexican census data. Religious minorities in Mexico have more normative family structures & are better off socio-economically than Catholics.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Stratification; Pluralism; Mexico; Minority
  • Parental religiosity and children's educational attainment in the United States.
    Eirich, Gregory M. (2012)
    In Lisa A. Keister, John McCarthy, and Roger Finke (eds.) Religion, Work and Inequality. Bingley, U.K.: Emerald Group Publishing, pp. 153-181.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Family; Socialization; United States
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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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