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  • 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
  • Does viewing pornography diminish religiosity over time? Evidence from two-wave panel data.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2017)
    Journal of Sex Research 54:2: 214-226.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Pornography
  • Pornography use and religious bonding among heterosexually married Americans: A longitudinal examination.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:1: 81-98.

    Analyzes 2006 & '12 Portraits of American Life Study data. For most respondents, who view pornography rarely if at all, viewing pornography predicts married couples praying together less. For he minority who view pornography frequently, frequency of viewing predicts higher levels of married couples praying together.

    Associated Search Terms: Pornography; Marriage; Prayer
  • Anti-porngraphy narratives as self-fulfilling prophecies: Religious variation in the effect that pornography viewing has on the marital happiness of husbands.
    Thomas, Jeremy N., Becka A. Alper, and Shane A. Gleason (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:4: 471-497.

    The anti-pornography narrative that says pornography-viewing acts negatively on the viewer has acted as a self-fulfilling prophecy. Based on content analysis of magazines & 2014 General Social Survey (USA) data. Effect varies by denominational category.

    Associated Search Terms: Content analysis; Marriage; Pornography; Self-fulfilling prophecy
  • From bad to worse? Pornography consumption, spousal religiosity, gender, and marital quality.
    Perry, Samuel L. (2016)
    Sociological Forum 31:2: 441-461.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Marriage; Pornography
  • 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
  • "Avoid that pornographic playground": Teaching pornogaphic abstinence in the Chuch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
    Sumerau, J. Edward, and Ryan T. Cragun (2015)
    Critical Research on Religion 3:2: 168-188.

    Associated Search Terms: Pornography; Mormon
  • "Don't push your immorals on me": Encouraging anti-porn advocacy in the Chuch of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
    Sumerau, J. Edward, and Ryan T. Cragun (2015)
    Sexualities 18:1-2: 57-79.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Pornography
  • 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
  • Outsourcing moral authority: The internal secuarization of Evangelicals' anti-pornography narratives.
    Thomas, Jeremy N. (2013)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 52:3: 457-475.

    A content analysis of Christianity Today (1956-2010) shows the rationale for opposition to pornography depending less on explicitly religious rationales over time.

    Associated Search Terms: Discourse; Content analysis; Secularization; Pornography; Moral; Evangelical
  • Pornography, Religion, and the Happiness Gap: Does Pornography Impact the Actively Religious Differently.
    Patterson, Richard, and Joseph Price (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:1: 79-89.

    Analyzes 1973-2006 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; church attendance is related to less watch of X-rated movies. Watching the movies is related to less general happiness, especially among attenders in denominations where members have strong opinions critical of pornography.

    Associated Search Terms: Media; United States; Pornography; Practice
  • Envisioning the Nation: Women Activists, Religion and the Public Sphere in Indonesia.
    Rinaldo, Rachel (2008)
    Social Forces 86:4: 1781-1804.

    Based on ethnographic data on Islamic women's political groups in Indonesia.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; State; Pornography; Participant observation; Law; Islam, Indonesia; Indonesia; Activism; Abortion; Politics, Indonesia
  • The Cognitive Structure of a Moral Crusade: Conservative Protestantism and Opposition to Pornography.
    Sherkat, Darren E., and Christopher G. Ellison (1997)
    Social Forces 75:3: 957-982.

    Analyzes 1988 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; opposition to pornography is related to moral absolutism & belief in threats to society's quality, these in turn to biblical inerrancy & high rates of religious participation.

    Associated Search Terms: Conservative, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Moral; Pornography; Practice; United States
  • Religious Identification and Moral Attitudes: The British Case.
    Hayes, Bernadette C. (1995)
    British Journal of Sociology 46:3: 457-474.

    Analyzes 1989 British Social Attitude Survey data; having a religion predicts conservative stances on AIDS victims, homosexuality, artificial insemination, & pornography.

    Associated Search Terms: Great Britain; Artificial insemination; Moral; AIDS; Homosexuality; Pornography
  • Picketing Satan Enfleshed at 7-Eleven: A Research Note.
    Swatos, William H., Jr. (1988)
    Review of Religious Research 30:1: 73-82.

    Analyzes 1984 questionnaire data from leaders named in the National Federation of Decency Journal; shows religious fundamentalism giving "cultural fundamentalism" a transcendent urgency.

    Associated Search Terms: Pornography; Culture; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.
  • Determinants of Moral Attitudes.
    Woodrum, Eric (1988)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 27:4: 553-573.

    Analyzes 1984 interview data from Raleigh, North Carolina, on abortion, pornography, prayer in public schools, homosexuality, & extra-marital sexual relationships.

    Associated Search Terms: Prayer in public schools; Homosexuality; Pornography; United States, North Carolina, Raleigh; Abortion; Sexual activity
  • Fundamentalism, Feminism, and Attitudes toward Pornography.
    Jelen, Ted G. (1986)
    Review of Religious Research 28:2: 97-103.

    Analyzes 1982-83 National Opinion Research Center (U.S.A.) data; for different reasons, both fundamentalist & feminists seek the legal suppression of pornography.

    Associated Search Terms: Women; United States; Pornography; Politics, U.S.A.; Fundamentalist, U.S.A.; Feminism
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