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  • Examining social desirability in measures of religion and spirituality using the bogus pipeline.
    Jones, Ann E., and Marta Elliott (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:1: 47-64.

    An experiment to determine the extent that survey responses reporting religiosity are affected by the social desirability of being religious.

    Associated Search Terms: Methods; Religiosity scale; Social desirability; Experiment
  • Measurement of religiosity/spirituality in adolescent health outcomes research: trends and recommendations.
    Cotton, Sian, Meghan E. McGrady, and Susan L. Rosenthal (2012)
    Journal of Religion and Health 49:4: 414-444.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Spirituality; Religiosity scale; Spirituality scale; Methods; Measurement; Adolescence; Health
  • Measuring intrinsic religiosity: Scales for use in mental health studies in China--a research report.
    Liu, Eric Y., and Harold G. Koenig (2012)
    Mental Health, Religion, and Culture 16:2:215-224.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Mental health; Measurement; China; Intrinsic/extrinsic
  • Measuring religosity using surveys.
    McAndrew, Siobhan, and David Voas (2011)
    Survey Quetion Bank Topic Overview 4 (February): 1-15.

    Associated Search Terms: Methods; Survey; Religiosity; Religiosity scale
  • Confirmatory Factor Analysis Validation of a Four-factor Measure of Spirituality-religiosity for Use in Diverse Substance Abuse Treatment Populations.
    Neff, James Alan (2010)
    Review of Religious Research 52:1: 41-56.

    Finds a relatively invariant factor structure of a spirituality/religiosity scale.

    Associated Search Terms: Scale; Spirituality scale; Methods; Religiosity scale; Factor analysis; Dimensions of religiosity
  • A New Multidimensional Measure of Spirituality-religiosity for Use in Diverse Substance Abuse Treatment Populations.
    Neff, James Alan (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:3: 393-409.

    Develops a spirituality/religiosity scale for use with drug rehabilitation populations.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Religiosity scale; Drug
  • Measuring religious commitment among Catholics and Protestants: A new approach.
    Mockabee, Stephen T., Joseph Quin Monson, and J. Tobin Grant (2001)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 40:4: 675-690.

    Demonstrates a method for weighting questionnaire items according to the item's relative importance in different denominations; it adds little predictive power to religiosity scales, relative to political views.

    Associated Search Terms: Methodology; Questionnaire; Religiosity scale
  • Multidimensional Measurement of Religiousness/Spirituality for Use in Health Research.
    Fetzer Institute/National Institute on Aging Work Group (1999)
    Kalamazoo, Michigan: Fetzer Institute.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale
  • A Multidimensional Measure of Religious Involvement for African Americans.
    Levin, Jeffrey S., Robert Joseph Taylor, and Linda M. Chatters (1995)
    Sociological Quarterly 36:1: 157-173.

    Uses National (U.S.A..) Survey of Black Americans data to develop a religiosity instrument.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Methodology; African Americans; Dimensions of religiosity; Factor analysis
  • Christliche Religiosität: Konzepte, Indikatoren, Messinstrumente.
    Kecskes, Robert, and Christof Wolf (1993)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 45:2: 270-287.

    Uses factor analysis of German interview data to develop a 2-dimension religiosity scale having belief/experience & religious knowledge dimensions.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Germany; Dimensions of religiosity
  • A Measure of Religiousness, and its Relation to Parent and Child Mental Health Variables.
    Strayhorn, Joseph M., Carla S. Weidman, and David Larson (1990)
    Journal of Community Psychology 18: 34-43.

    Associated Search Terms: Mental health; Religiosity scale
  • Mythological-Symbolic Religious Commitment: The LAM Scales.
    Hunt, Richard A. (1972)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 11:1: 42-52. Comment by Andrew M. Greeley 11:3 (1972): 287-289. Reply by Richard A. Hunt 11:3 (1972): 290-292.

    Associated Search Terms: Literalism; Scale; Religiosity
  • A Preliminary Sketch of Methodological Problems Associated with the Measurement of Religiosity, and an Analysis of Social and Personality Correlates of Differential Religious Commitment.
    Stuebing, William Kenneth (1969)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Manitoba.

    Associated Search Terms: Commitment; Religiosity scale; Methodology
  • Religiosity: Some Problems of Measurement.
    Webb, Brian E.F. (1968)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, Carleton University.

    An attempt to develop & test some measures of religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, undergraduate; Religiosity; Religiosity scale
  • A Comparison of the Direct and Indirect Methods of Religious Measurement.
    Madsen, Gary E. (1968)
    Unpublished M.A. thesis, University of Utah.

    Associated Search Terms: Mormon; Twenty Statements Test; Students, undergraduate; Religiosity scale
  • Religiosity in 5-D: An empirical analysis.
    Faulkner, Joseph E., and Gordon F. DeJong (1966)
    Social Forces 45:2: 246-254. Comment by Andrew J. Weigert & Darwin L. Thomas 48:2 (1969): 260-263. Reply by Faulkner & DeJong 48:2 (1969): 263-267.

    Analyzes 1964 questionnaire data from Pennsylvania state University students, to create scales.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Students, undergraduate; Dimensions of religiosity
  • L'Analyse Hiérarchique des Attitudes Religieuses.
    Martins, Antonio Augusto (1961)
    Archives de sociologie des religions 11: 71-92.

    Develops Guttman scales from items & data from a 1958 French public opinion survey.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale; Priorities; France
  • The Ferguson Religionism Scale: A Study of Validation.
    Lawson, Edwin D., and Ross Stagner (1954)
    Journal of Social Psychology 39: 245-256.

    Uses student questionnaire data to demonstrate the validity of the religionism scale of L.W. Ferguson's primary social attitude instrument.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity scale
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