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  • Religion and subjective well-being across religious traditions: Evidence from 1.3 million Americans.
    Lim, Chaeyoon (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:4: 684-701.

    Analyzes 2008-2013 daily Gallup data. Attendance & subjective well-being are positively related in all traditions, more so in Christian than other.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; United States; Well-being, psychological
  • Vers une psychologisation du religieux? Le cas des institutions sanitaires au Québec.
    Cherblanc, Jacquez, and Guy Jobin (2013)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions163:3: 39-62.

    Associated Search Terms: Psychology; Medical; Canada, Quebec
  • Des glissements du spirituel au "psy". Entre quête de sens et quête de santé dans le contexte de la sécularisation avancée.
    Garnoussi, Nadia (2013)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 163:3: 63-82.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Psychology; Medicalization
  • Religion and psychology in the age of emotional capitalism: The case of the Master Academy of Love.
    Hall, Dorota (2013)
    Social Compass 60:2: 174-188.

    Based on 2009-10 participant observation in meetings of the Master Academy of Love (Mistrzowska Akademia Mi?o?ci), a seminar conducted in Warsaw by a personality from a Catholic radio station. Psychology infused into religion does not necessarily make the latter more progressive.

    Associated Search Terms: Participant observation; Poland, Warsaw; Catholic, Poland; Psychology
  • Le Mindfulness ou la méditation pour la guérison et la croissance personnelle: des bricolages psychospirituels dans la médicines mentale.
    Garnoussi, nadia (2011)
    Sociologie 3:2: 259-275.

    Associated Search Terms: Meditation; Mental health; Psychology; Healing
  • The Role of Divine Beliefs in Stress Processes.
    Schieman, Scott, and Alex Bierman (2011)
    In Anthony J. Blasi (ed.) Toward a Sociological Theory of Religion and Health. Leiden: Brill, pp. 45-68.

    Consideration of beliefs about God as a moderating influence between stressors and well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: Mental health; Belief; God, concept of; God, emotions toward; God, image of; Stress; Well-being, psychological
  • 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
  • Religion and Subjective Well-being in Japan.
    Roemer, Michael K. (2010)
    Review of Religious Research 51:4: 411-427.

    Analyzes 2000-03 & '05 Japanese General Social Survey data; religious devotion & affiliation with certain religions correlate with life satisfaction & happiness.

    Associated Search Terms: Japan; Well-being, psychological
  • Faith and freedom: Traditional and modern ways to happiness.
    Inglehart, Ronald (2010)
    In Ed Diener, John F. Helliwell, and Daniel Kahnemann (eds.) International Differences in Well-Being. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 342-368.

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological
  • Do formal Religious Participation and Spiritual Perceptions Have Independent Linkages with Diverse Dimensions of Psychological well-being?
    Greenfield, Emily A., George E. Vaillant, and Nadine F. Marks (2009)
    Journal of Health and Social Behavior 50: 196-212.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Well-being, psychological
  • Religious Attendance and Subjective well-being in an Eastern-culture Country: Empirical Evidence from Taiwan.
    Chang, Wen-chun (2009)
    Marburg Journal of Religion 14:1 (online)

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological; Taiwan; Practice
  • Faith and Happiness.
    Stark, Rodney, and Jared Maier (2008)
    Review of Religious Research 50:1: 120-125.

    Based on 24 years of the General Social Survey (U.S.A.); religion is related to well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Well-being, psychological
  • Daily Spiritual Experiences and Psychological well-being among US Adults.
    Ellison, Christopher G., and Daisy Fan (2008)
    Social Indicators Research 88:2: 247-271.

    Associated Search Terms: United States; Well-being, psychological; Experience
  • Medicine, Religion, and Health. Where Science and Spirituality Meet.
    Koenig, Harold G. (2008)
    West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania: Templeton Foundation Press.

    Detailed review of the literature on the effect of religiosity on aspects of health.

    Associated Search Terms: Mental health; Stress; Health; Definition of religion; Coping; Anxiety; Mortality; Disability; Suicide; Depression; Social support; Well-being, psychological
  • God-mediated Control and Psychological Well-being in Late Life.
    Krause, Neal (2005)
    Research on Aging 27: 136-168.

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological; Control, sense of; Gerontology
  • Religious doubt, helping others, and psychological well-being.
    Krause, Neal (2003)
    Journal of Religion and Health 54:2: 745-758.

    Associated Search Terms: Altruism; Doubt; Well-being, psychological
  • The Importance of Spirituality in Well-Being for Jews and Christians.
    Cohen, Adam B. (2002)
    Jouranl of Happiness Studies 3: 287-310.

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological
  • Religion, health, and psychological well-being in older adults: Findings from three national surveys.
    Levin, Jeffrey S., and Linda M. Chatters (1998)
    Journal of Aging and Health 10:4: 504-531.

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological; Health; Gerontology
  • Two Steps Forward, One Back: Psychiatry, Psychology, and the New Religions.
    Richardson, James T. (1995)
    International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 5:3: 181-185.

    Associated Search Terms: New religions; Psychiatry; Psychology
  • Divine Relations, Social Relations, and Well-being.
    Pollner, Melvin (1989)
    Journal of Health and Social Behavior 30:1: 92-104.

    Analyzes 1983-84 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; shows quasi-interaction with the divine independently predicts subjective well-being.

    Associated Search Terms: Symbolic interactionism; Well-being, psychological; Prayer; United States
  • Religion and Psychological Well-Being.
    Capps, Donald (1985)
    In Phillip E. Hammond (ed.), The Sacred in a Secular Age. Berkeley: Uniersity of California Press, pp. 237-256.

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological
  • The Social Psychology of Max Weber.
    Spencer, Martin E. (1979)
    Sociological Analysis 40:3: 240-253.

    Focuses on "life orientation," or practical way of life.

    Associated Search Terms: Social psychology; Weber, Max
  • Scientific Study of Religion in India.
    Verma, S.B. (1978)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 17:2: 173-179.

    Overview of largely psychological studies; notes a general inattention toward religious phenomena by Indian psychologists.

    Associated Search Terms: India; Psychology
  • The Religious Factor in the Structure of Psychological Well-Being.
    Dragastin, Sigmund (1968)
    Unpublished Ph.D. dissertation, University of Chicago.

    Associated Search Terms: Well-being, psychological
  • Professional Autonomy and the Role of the Layman.
    Braude, Lee (1961)
    Social Forces 39:4: 297-301.

    Based on interviews of 24 Chicago-area rabbis, interpreted with the concepts of "license" & "mandate." As lay acquire once-rare license qualifications, rabbis seek mandates, often as counselors with skills in applied psychology.

    Associated Search Terms: Psychology; United States, Illinois, Chicago; Jewish, U.S.A.; Clergy role
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