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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; Practice; Family life cycle
  • 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
  • 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
  • After the Baby Boomers: How Twenty- and Thirty-Somethings Are Shaping the Future of American Religion.
    Wuthnow, Robert (2007)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Develops descriptions of U.S. young adults, based on a variety of surveys; demographics prove to be most important.

    Associated Search Terms: Politics, U.S.A.; Membership; Literalism; Internet; Generations; Family; United States; Bricolage; Family life cycle; Practice; Family size; Young adults; Belief
  • Religious conservatism and women's market behavior following marriage and childbirth.
    Glass, Jennifer, and Leda E. Nash (2006)
    Journal of Marriage and Family 68:3: 611-625.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Family life cycle; Women; Conservative
  • Work, Family, and Religious Involvement for Men and Women.
    Becker, Penny Edgell, and Heather Hofmeister (2001)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 40:4: 707-722.

    Analyzes 1998 telephone survey data from upstate New York. Men's religious involvement correlates with marriage, children, & full-time employment, women's with school-age children in the home, salience of religion, & congruence with values & lifestyle.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Family; Socialization; Sex; Gender; Life cycle
  • Age and Religiosity: Evidence from a Three-wave Panel Analysis.
    Argue, Amy, David R. Johnson, and Lynn K. White (1999)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 38:3: 423-435.

    Analyzes 1980-92 U.S. panel data; religiosity increases with age, especially between 18 and 30.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Generations; Family; Life cycle; Age; Religiosity
  • Religious Participation in Early Adulthood: Age and Family Life Cycle Effects on Church Membership.
    Stolzenberg, Ross M., Mary Blair-Loy, and Linda J. Waite (1995)
    American Sociological Review 60:1: 84-103.

    Analyzes National Longitudinal Study of the High School Class of 1972 (U.S.A.) data; discovers interaction effects of age, age of children, & gender on life-cycle related church membership.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Life cycle; Family; Age
  • Returning to the Fold.
    Wilson, John, and Darren E. Sherkat (1994)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 33:2: 148-161.

    Analyzes 1965, '73, & '83 panel design interview data from 1965 U.S. high school seniors & their parents; finds family of socialization variables & family of procreation variables affect rates of returning to religion after abandoning it.

    Associated Search Terms: Returnee; Life cycle; Disaffiliation; Family
  • Religious Affiliation and the Family.
    Wilson, John, and Sharon Sandomirsky (1991)
    Sociological Forum 6:2: 289-309.

    Analyzes 1965-66 & '79 questionnaire data from a panel from 1965-66 high school juniors & seniors; shows women's chances of religious affiliation more affected than men's by parents' religious homogamy, by marriage, & by parenthood.

    Associated Search Terms: Sex; Life cycle; Family
  • Church Attendance and Traditional Religious Beliefs in Adolescence and Young Adulthood: A Panel Study.
    Willits, Fern K., and Donald M. Crider (1989)
    Review of Religious Research 31:1: 68-81.

    Analyzes 1970 & '81 questionnaire data from '70 non-central city Pennsylvania high school sophomores; religious practice & impact of parental practice patterns declined, & spouses' practice patterns became influential.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, secondary; Marriage; Youth; Panel study; Family; Practice; Life cycle
  • Relgiion and the family life cycle.
    Pryor, Edward T., and Douglas A. Norris (1988)
    Canadian Studies in Population 15:2: 159-180.

    Associated Search Terms: Family life cycle
  • Religious Interest and the Involvement of Young Adults.
    Mueller, Daniel P., and Philip W. Cooper (1986)
    Review of Religious Research 27:3: 245-254.

    Analyzes 1982 interview data from the St. Paul area, from persons aged 19-34; shows an expected family life cycle pattern among mainline Protestants, less interest by Catholics & more by fundamentalists.

    Associated Search Terms: Family life cycle; Life cycle; Interest; United States, Minnesota, St. Paul; Catholic, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Protestant, U.S.A.
  • The Religious Imagination.
    Greeley, Andrew M. (1981)
    Los Angeles: Sadlier.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic, Canada; Sexual attitudes; Canada; Parish; Women; Education; Family; Preaching; Experience; God, image of; United States; Life cycle; Catholic, U.S.A.; Imagination; Adolescents; Activism
  • Young Catholics. A Report to the Knights of Columbus.
    Fee, Joan L., Andrew M. Greeley, William C. McCready, and Theresa A. Sullivan (1981)
    Los Angeles: Sadlier.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Vocation; Life cycle; Marian; Politics, Canada; Family; Knights of Columbus; Education; Young adults; Canada; United States; Catholic, Canada; Imagination; Catholic, U.S.A.; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Church Participation and the Family Life Cycle.
    Bell, Bill D. (1971)
    Review of Religious Research 13:1: 57-64.

    1970 survey data from 60 Methodist men in a Manhattan, Kansas, church show age & religiosity stronger predictors than life-cycle status, of attendance.

    Associated Search Terms: United Methodist; Family; Age; United States, Kansas, Manhattan; Life cycle; Practice
  • The Parishioner and His Church: A Study in the Sociology of Religion.
    Ringer, Benjamin B. (1956)
    Unpublished Ph.D.. dissertation, Columbia University.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Family life cycle; Politics, U.S.A.; Stratification; Episcopal
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