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  • The honeymoon is over: Occupational relocation and changes in mental health among United Methodist clergy.
    Eagle, David E., Andrew A. Miles, and Rae Jean Proeschold-Bell (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:1: 31-45.

    Analyzes 2008 & '10 panel survey data from United Methodist clergy in the U.S.A. Those who had relocated between the 2 survey waves reported less stress & higher morale.

    Associated Search Terms: United Methodist, U.S.A.; Stress; Panel study; Clergy; Morale
  • 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
  • Effects of religiosity dimensions on physical health across non-elderly Black and White American panels.
    Oates, Gary L. (2016)
    Review of Religious Research 58:2: 249-270.

    Analyzes U.S.A. panel data from non-elderly adults, 1986, '89, & '94. Public religiosity predicted health measures among African Americans but not among whites.

    Associated Search Terms: Social support; Religiosity; Panel study; Health; African Americans
  • Demonic influence: The negative mental health effects of belief in demons
    Nie, Fanhao, and Daniel V.A. Olson (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:3: 498-515.

    Analyzes 2003-08 panel National Study of Youth and Religion (US.A.) data. Belief in malevolent spirits predicts lower mental health scores among adolescents & declines in the scores in young adulthood.

    Associated Search Terms: Devil; Young adults; Youth; Belief; Panel study; Mental health; Adolescents
  • Wage differentials in the United States: Does religious participation matter?
    Beck, Sedefka V. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:3: 558-578.

    Analyzes 2003 & '05 panel interview data from non-Hispanic U.S. adults. Practice suppressed wages of mainline Protestants; low participation predicted lower wages for conservative Protestant men & higher wages for Catholic women.

    Associated Search Terms: Economic; Gender; Liberal Protestant, U.S.A..; Panel study; Practice; Stratification; Catholic, U.S.A.; Conservative, U.S.A.
  • The academic advantage of devotion: Measuring variation in the value of weekly worship in late adolescence on educational attainment using propensity score matching.
    Kim, Jeanne (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:3: 555-574.

    Analyzes survey data from American young adults born between 1980 & '84. Youth who attended church frequently at age 17 completed more years of education than others; the advantage is greatest for those from lower income families.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Education; Panel study; Youth
  • Awe of God, congregational embeddedness, and religious meaning in life.
    Krause, Neal, and R. David Hayward (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:2: 219-238.

    Analyzes panel survey data (1st wave 2001) from Christian Americans. Worship participation predicts awe of God, which in turn predicts sharing common values with congregants, which in turn predicts a sense of belongingness, which predicts a sense of meaning in life.

    Associated Search Terms: God, emotions toward; Congregation; Emotion; Meaning; Panel study; Parish; Practice
  • Religious attendance buffers the impact of unemployment on life satisfaction: Longitudinal evidence from Germany.
    Lechner, Clemens M., and Thomas Leopold (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:1: 166-174.

    Analyzes 1990-2012 German panel survey data. Weekly religious attendance mitigates the psychological impact of unemployment.

    Associated Search Terms: Life satisfaction; Unemployment; Panel study; Practice; Stress; Germany
  • Non-affiliation, non-denominationalism, religious switching, and denominational switching: Longitudinal analysis of the effects on religiosity.
    Suh, Daniel, and Raymond Russell (2015)
    Review of Religious Research 57:1: 25-41.

    Analyzes 2006-2010 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) panel data. Conversion from one religion to another increases religiosity, from one Protestant denomination to another affects practice modestly but not belief. Non-affiliates become less religious. Protestants with no denomination resemble other Protestants.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Atheist, U.S.A.; Practice; Denomination (organizational entity); Conversion; Belief
  • Does religiousness increase with age? Age changes and generational differences over 35 years.
    Bengtson, Vern L., Norella M. Putney, Merril Slversten, and Susan C. Harris (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:2: 363-379.

    Based on a Southern California panel study. Religiosity increases with age, though attendance drops in old age. For younger cohorts, spirituality becomes increasingly detached from religion & God is less transcendent & more immanent.

    Associated Search Terms: Spirituality; Practice; United States, California; Transcendence; Life course; Gerontology; God, concept of; Immanence; Age; Panel study; Generations
  • Changes in religious group affiliation during older adulthood: Evidence from an 11-year longitudinal study.
    Hayward, R. David, and Neal Krause (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:4: 539-554.

    Analyzes 2001-12 panel interview data from Americans aged 66+. changes in religious affiliation occur in a significant % of older people, especially among white Protestants, with some changing repeatedly.

    Associated Search Terms: Conversion; Gerontology; Panel study
  • The subjective secularization of Great Britain, 1991-200.
    Swenson, Donald (2014)
    Implicit Religion 17:2: 165-182.

    Analyzes 1991-2007 panel survey data from British subjects; supports a subjective secularization thesis.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Great Britain; Panel study
  • Transforming spirituality in artistic leisure: How the spiritual meaning of belly dance changes over time.
    Kraus, Rachel (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:3: 459-478.

    Based on open-ended interviews with belly dancers, twice, 5 years apart. The spirituality associated with the dancing tended to be stable or decline.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Spirituality; Leisure; Belly dancer
  • Health benefits of religion among black and white older adults? Race, religiosity, and Creactive protein.
    Ferraro, Kenneth F., and Seoyoun Kim (2014)
    Social Science and Medicine 120:1: 92-99.

    Health benefit (resistance to inflammation) from religious involvement evident among African American seniors.

    Associated Search Terms: Gerontology; African Americans; Health; Practice; Panel study
  • Rejecting evolution: The role of religion, education, and social networks.
    Hill, Jonathan P. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:3: 575-594.

    Analyzes 2002-08 telephone interview data from 2002-03 U.S.A. teens, with follow-ups. Religiosity in denominations that reject evolution, especially when networks consist of fellow members in them, predicts the rejection of evolution more than does, inversely, educational attainment.

    Associated Search Terms: Denomination (organizational entity); Network; Evolution; Education; Religiosity; Communality; Panel study
  • Creating partisan "footprints": The influence of parental religious socialization on party identification.
    Ammann, Sky L. (2014)
    Social Science Quarterly 95:5: 1361-1380.

    Analyzes 1965-97 Youth-Parent Socialization Panel Study (U.S.A.) data. Parental religious socialization has changing effects on political party identification over generations.

    Associated Search Terms: Generations; Panel study; Politics, U.S.A.; United States
  • Religious coping: The role of religion in attenuating the effect of sexual victimization of college women on trust.
    Tamburello, Jeffrey A., Kyle Irwin, and Martha Gault Sherman (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:4: 581-595.

    Analyzes 1990-95 panel data from a convenience sample of undergraduate women in a state-supported American university. Religious participation can mitigate the negative effects of sexual victimization on generalized trust.

    Associated Search Terms: Trust; Practice; Panel study; Sexual advances; Sexual assault; Sexual harassment; Students, undergraduate; Coping
  • Childhood Misfortune, Ultimate Redemption? A Stress Process--Life Course Analysis of Adult Born-Again Experiences.
    Schafer, Markus H. (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:1: 25-56.

    Analyzes 1995 questionnaire and 2004-06 follow-up questionnaire data (Midlife Development in the United States data). People broadly victimized as children are more likely than others to have a born-again experience.

    Associated Search Terms: Victimization; United States; Stress; Panel study; Life course; Born again experience; Conversion
  • Religion, volunteering, and educational setting: The effect of youth schooling type on civic engagement.
    Hill, Jonathan P., and Kevin R. den Dulk (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:1: 179-197.

    Based on the 2002-04 & 2008 waves of the National study of Youth and Religion (U.S.A.) study. Protestant secondary schooling predicts more volunteering in young adulthood & non-religious private schooling less.

    Associated Search Terms: Volunteering; Civic engagement; Panel study; Education
  • 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
  • Church attendance and childbearing: Evidence from a Dutch panel study, 1987-2005.
    Berghammer, Caroline (2012)
    Population Studies 66:2: 197-212.

    Associated Search Terms: Fertility; Practice; Panel study; Netherlands
  • Attachment to God, Stressful Life Events, and Changes in Psychological Distress.
    Ellison, Christopher G., Matt Bradshaw, Nilay Kuyel, and Jack P. Marcum (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 53:4: 493-511.

    Analyzes 2005 questionnaire data from members of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Secure attachment to God buffers the effects of stress while an anxious attachment t God exacerbates them.

    Associated Search Terms: Stress; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Panel study; Mental health; God, attachment to
  • Is Urban Fathers' Religion Important for Their Children's Behavior?
    Petts, Richard J. (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 53:2: 183-206.

    Analyzes panel data from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study (urban, U.S.A.). Suggests religion may encourage urban fathers to be engaged in their family life & thereby promote positive development among their children.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Children; Family; Urban
  • Religious Socialization and Church Attendance in the Netherlands from 1983 to 2007: A Panel Study.
    Vermeer, Paul, Jacques Janssen, and Joep de Hart (2011)
    Social Compass 58:3: 373-392.

    Based on a 1983 study of secondary students & a 2007 follow-up. Church attendance during secondary school was not a good prediction of adult religious involvement.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Netherlands; Panel study; Practice; Students, secondary; Socialization
  • Parental Religiosity, Religious Homogamy, and Young Children's Well-being.
    Petts, Richard J. (2011)
    Sociology of Religion 72:4: 389-414.

    Analyzes 1998 & 2000 interview data from fragile families in U.S.A. cities. Attendance by 2 parents & religious homogamy are related positively to children's well-being, strictness negatively so.

    Associated Search Terms: Strictness; Marriage; Children; Panel study; Practice; Family; Salience; Well-being, psychological
  • Ethnic and Gender Variation in Religious Involvement: Patterns of Expression in Young Adulthood.
    Jones, Janine M., Josie R. St. Peter, Sherira J. Fernandes, Todd I. Herrenkohl, Rick Kosterman, and J. David Hawkins (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 53:2: 207-225.

    Analyzes panel interview data from yong adults in Seattle; notes changes over time in religious "profiles" (spiritual/not religious; religious; intrinsic; organizational; not organizational).

    Associated Search Terms: Young adults; United States, Washington, Seattle; Ritual; Panel study; Gender; Experience; Age; Spirituality
  • The Influence of Religion on Ties between the Generations.
    King, Valarie (2010)
    In Christopher G. Ellison and Robert A. Hummer (eds.) Religion, Families, and Health. Population-Based Research in the United States. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 86-105.

    Analyzes 1983-97 American telephone interview panel data from married persons & their children. Religious fathers have a higher quality of relationship with their adult children.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Generations; Panel study
  • Religion and the Timing of First Births in the United States.
    Pearce, Lisa D. (2010)
    In Christopher G. Ellison and Robert A. Hummer (ed.) Religion, Families, and Health. Population-Based Research in the United States. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 19-39.

    Analyzes 1979-2000 panel data from a U.S.A. sample aged 14-22 in 1979. Those reared Catholic & Evangelical were more likely to have pre-marital births; attendance negatively predicts that & first marital births.

    Associated Search Terms: Fertility; Panel study; Sexual activity
  • Religion and Physical Health among U.S. Adults.
    Musick, Marc A., and Meredith G.F. Worthen (2010)
    In Christopher G. Ellison and Robert A. Hummer (eds.) Religion, Families, and Health. Population-Based Research in the United States. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 248-272.

    Analyzes 1986-94 panel interview & telephone interview ('98) data from adult Americans. Tests a number of models; generally supports the thesis that religion has modest favorable effects on health.

    Associated Search Terms: Health; Panel study; United States
  • The Panel Study on American Religion and Ethnicity: Background, Methods, and Selected Results.
    Emerson, Michael O., David Sikkink, and Adele D. James (2010)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 49:1:162-171.

    Describes the Panel Study of American Religion and Ethnicity data base (1st wave 2006).

    Associated Search Terms: Data sets; United States; Statistics; Panel study
  • Religion and Family Values Reconsidered. Gender Traditionalism among Conservative Protestants.
    Bartkowski, John P., and Xiaohe Xu (2010)
    In Christopher G. Ellison and Robert A. Hummer (eds.) Religion, Families, and Health. Population-Based Research in the United States. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, pp. 106-125.

    Analyzes 1988-96 National (U.S.A.) Survey of Families and Households data. Biblical inerrancy views & attendance predict gender role traditionalism. Maternalist ideology persists over time more than does separate spheres ideology. Denominational affiliation only has effects through inerrancy views & attendance.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Denomination (organizational entity); Literalism; Gender; United States; Panel study; Family; Inerrant
  • What Difference Does Youth Group Make? A Longitudinal Analysis of Religious Youth Group Participation Outcomes.
    Snell, Patricia (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:3:572-587.

    Analyzes 2001-05 telephone interview panel data from English-speaking adolescents. Participation in church youth groups enhances church participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Youth groups; Panel study; Adolescents
  • Catholic Schooling, Protestant Schooling, and Religious Commitment in Young Adulthood.
    Uecker, Jeremy E. (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:2: 353-367.

    Analyzes 1994-2002 panel interview data from '94-95 7-12 grade students; Protestant school enrollment predicted more young adult religiosity, Catholic school enrollment did not.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Adolescents; Students, secondary; Panel study
  • Higher education as moral community: Institutional influences on religious participation during college.
    Hill, Jonathan P. (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:3:515-534.

    1997-2004 panel data show students in Catholic & Mainline Protestant universities declining in religious practice more than those in secular universities, & both of these declining more than in Evangelical universities.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Panel study; Education; Students, undergraduate
  • Serving God and Country? Religious Involvement and Military Service among Young Adult Men.
    Burdette, Amy M., Victor Wang, Glen H. Elder, Terrence D. Hill, and Janel Benson (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:4: 794-804.

    Analyzes 1990s survey data for U.S.A. adoelscents (Add Health). Higher religious Evangelical adolescents were more likely to enter the military than the non-religious & the highly religious non-evangelical.

    Associated Search Terms: Peace/war; Panel study; Military; Adolescents
  • Trajectories of Religious Participation from Adolescence to Young Adulthood.
    Petts, Richard J. (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:3:552-571.

    Analyzes 1979-94 panel data from American adolescents/young adults; family structure during early adolescence affected later practice patterns.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Practice; Youth; Adolescents; Family
  • Church-Based Social Relationships and Change in Self-esteem Over Time.
    Krause, Neal (2009)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 48:4: 756-773.

    Analyzes 2001 & '04 panel data from older adults in the 48 contiguous U.S.A. states. A close relationship with God predicts self-esteem over time; church social support does not.

    Associated Search Terms: Parish; Panel study; Gerontology; Emotion; Self-esteem; Social support
  • Does Negative Interaction in the Church Increase Psychological Distress? Longitudinal Findings from the Presbyterian Panel Survey.
    Ellison, Christopher G., Wei Zhang, Neal Krause, and John P. Marcum (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:4: 409-431.

    Analyzes 1997 & '99 panel data from Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) members & elders; distress accompanied criticism cross-sectionally & excessive demands over time.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A.; Distress
  • Increase or Decrease? The Impact of the International Migratory Event on Immigrant Religious Participation.
    Connor, Phillip (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:2: 243-257.

    Panel design survey of 1989 immigrants to Quebec Province shows the migration event lowers religious practice.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Canada, Quebec; Panel study; Migrant; Migration
  • Balm in Gilead: Racism, Religious Involvement, and Psychological Distress among African-American Adults.
    Ellison, Christopher G., Marc A. Musick, and Andrea K. Henderson (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:2: 291-309.

    Based on panel survey data from African American adults; religion offsets the distress caused by discrimination.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Distress; Panel study; Racism
  • In the Course of a Lifetime: Tracing Religious Belief, Practice, and Change.
    Dillon, Michele, and Paul Wink (2007)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Panel interview study of respondents born in Oakland, California, 1920/21 & 1924/29.

    Associated Search Terms: Longitudinal; United States, California, Oakland; Panel study; Life histories; Life course; Gerontology
  • Losing my Religion: The Social Sources of Religious Decline in Early Adulthood.
    Uecker, Jeremy E., Mark D. Regnerus, and Margaret L. Vaaler (2007)
    Social Forces 85:4: 1667-1691.

    Analyzes 1994-95 & 2001-02 panel interview data from '94-95 grade 7-12 U.S. students. Practice but not religiosity decline in early adulthood; the deline is furthered by drug abuse & non-normative sexual activity, lessend by higher education & marriage.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, secondary; Practice; Drug; Panel study; Age; Education; Family; Life course; Marriage; Young adults
  • The effects of Catholic schooling on civic participation.
    Dee, Thomas S. (2005)
    International Tax and Public Finance 12:5: 605-625.

    Based on the 1992 High School and Beyond follow-up data.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Civic engagement; Education; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Denominational Identity from Age Sixteen to Age Thirty-Eight.
    Hoge, Dean R., and Thomas P. O'Connor (2004)
    Sociology of Religion 65:1: 77-85.

    Interviews at age 38 of 16-year-old respondents in 1975 show childhood denomination, family culture, & good experiences in youth programs predicted denominational loyalty. Adult experiences had little effect.

    Associated Search Terms: Denominationalism; Conversion; Socialization; Panel study
  • Linked Lives, Faith, and Behavior: Intergenerational Religious Influence on Adolescent Delinquency.
    Regnerus, Mark D. (2003)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 42:2: 189-203.

    Analyzes 1995 & '96 longitudinal interview data from adolescents & their families & friends. Prenatal religiosity & conservative Protestant affiliation protect adolescent girls, but not boys, from delinquency.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Socialization; Panel study; Delinquency; Sex; Deviance/social control
  • Religiousness and Spirituality. Trajectories and Vital Involvement in Late Adulthood.
    Dillon, Michele, and Paul Wink (2003)
    In Michele Dillon (ed.) Handbook of the Sociology of Religion. New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 179-189.

    Based on panel study beginning in the 1920s in Berkeley, California. Trends across late adulthood in religiosity & participation in spirituality.

    Associated Search Terms: Age; United States, California, Berkeley; Gerontology; Panel study
  • The Relative Influence of Youth and Adult Experiences on Personal Spirituality and Church Involvement.
    O'Connor, Thomas P., Dean R. Hoge, and Estrelda Alexander (2002)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41:4: 723-732.

    Panel survey at age 38 of Baptists, Catholics, & Methodists who had been studied at age 16 in 1976. Identifies adolescent factors that predicted adult religious involvement.

    Associated Search Terms: Baptist, U.S.A.; United Methodist, U.S.A.; Life cycle; Adolescents; Panel study; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • 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: Panel study; Practice; Youth; Students, secondary; Marriage; Life cycle; Family
  • Patterns of Religious Attitude Shifts from Colelge to Fourteen Years Later.
    Nelson, Erland N.P. (1956)
    Psychological Monographs 70:17 (whole no. 424): 1-15.

    1950 re-administration of questionnaires to alumni of 18 U.S. colleges & universities who had participated in a '36 study; shows more favorable attitudes toward religion than in '36.

    Associated Search Terms: Panel study; Life cycle; Age; College alumni; Consequential dimension; Belief
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