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  • What God has joined together: Family formation and religion among young adults.
    Denton, Melinda Lundquist, and Jeremy E. Uecker (2018)
    Review of Religious Research 60:1: 1-22.

    Analyzes survey data from waves 3 (18-24 years old) & 4 (23-28 yrs.) from the National Study of Youth and Religion (U.S.A.). Marriage with children is associated with attendance, & marriage with salience.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Marriage; Salience; Young adults; Practice; Panel study
  • Religious pathways from adolescence to adulthood.
    Lee, Bo Hyeong Jane, Lisa D. Pearce, and Kristen M. Schorpp (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:3: 678-689.

    Analyzes waves 1,3, & 4 of the 1994-2008 National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health data (U.S.A.). Identifies 7 pathways relative to religion: consistently high, consistently low, late declining, increasing, consistently affiliated but inactive, early declining, & returning.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescence; Life course; Membership; Practice; Prayer; Salience
  • Education, religious commitment, and religious tolerance in contemporary China.
    Wang, Xiuhua,and Jeremy E. Uecker (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:2: 157-182.

    Analyzes 2007 Spiritual Life Study of Chinese Residents data; the more educated are no less affiliated with a religion than others among the no-elderly, slightly more likely to believe, less likely to find religion salient, & more likely to be tolerant of religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Tolerance; Salience; Membership; Education; China
  • Distinctiveness reconsidered: Religiosity, structural location, and understandings of racial inequality.
    Frost, Jacqui, and Penny Edgell (2017)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 56:2: 277-301.

    Analyzes 2014 USA survey data about explanations of African Americans' disadvantage & solutions for that disadvantage. Orthodoxy, religious involvement, & salience interact with age, gender, education, income, & race in predicting attitudes about minority disadvantage.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Stratification; Salience; Racial attitudes; Practice; Gender; Class; Age; Orthodoxy (doctrinal)
  • Measuring five dimensions of religiosity across adolescence.
    Pearce, Lisa D., George M. Hayward, and Jessica A. Pearlman (2017)
    Review of Religious Research 59:3: 367-393.

    Uses 2002 & '03 National Study of Youth and Religion (telephone survey data, U.S.A.) data to construct & validate a model.

    Associated Search Terms: Methods; Salience; Survey; Privatism; Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; Belief; Adolescence; Exclusivism; Adolescents
  • Is this relevant? Physician perceptions, clinical relevance, and religious content in clinical interactions.
    Franzen, Aaron B. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:3: 438-464.

    Analyzes 2003 survey data from US physicians, merged with 2000 county-level contextual data on congregations. Salience of religion for health in the physicians' views predicts the physicians discussing religion with patients & encouraging religious coping by them.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Coping; Physician; Medical
  • The role of ethnic school segregation for adolescents' religious salience.
    Van der Bracht, Koen, Fanny D'hondt, Mieke Van Houtte, Bart Van de Putte, and Peter Stevens (2016)
    Oxford Review of Education 42:2: 129-145.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Education; Ethnic; Salience
  • The long arm of religion: Childhood adversity, religion, and self-perception among Black Americans.
    Henderson, Andrea K. (2016)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 55:2: 324-348.

    Analyzes 2001-03 National Survey of America Life: Coping with Stress in the 21st Century data from African Americans & Caribbean Americans. Religious coping & attendance buffer negative long-term effect of poor childhood health & low childhood SES on self-esteem & efficacy. However, childhood religious salience ("socialization") exacerbated them.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Caribbean Americans; Life course; Salience; African Americans; Coping; Efficacy; Self-esteem
  • Does religion breed trust? A cross-national study of the effects of religious involvement, religious faith, and religious context on social trust.
    Dingemans, Ellen, and Erik van ingen (2015)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 54:4: 739-755.

    Analyzes 2008 European Values study data. At the micro level, integration into religious communities furthers trust; religious socialization & salience lower it. At the macro level, Protestantism & religious diversity further trust.

    Associated Search Terms: Levels of inclusiveness; Trust; Salience; Pluralism; Dimensions of religiosity; Europe
  • Marital formation and infidelity: An examination of the multiple roles of religious factors.
    Esselmont, Chris, and Alex Bierman (2014)
    Sociology of Religion 75:3: 463-487.

    Analyzes 2006 Portraits of American Life Survey data. Importance of religion in one's life & literalist belief inversely predict Christians' marital infidelity.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Literalism; United States; Salience
  • Volunteering and the dimensions of religiosity: A cross-national analysis.
    Paxton, Pamela, Nicholas E. Reith, and Jennifer L. Glanville (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:4: 597-625.

    Analyzes the 1999-2001 wave of European Values Survey data. Religious salience, prayer, & belief predict volunteering, with interaction effects with attendance. These statistical effects are more marked among Protestants than others.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Europe; Volunteering; Salience; Prayer; Practice
  • Religion and early marriage in the United States: Evidence from the Add Health study.
    Ueckr, Jeremy E. (2014)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 53:2: 392-415.

    Analyzes 1991-2004 National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (U.S.A.) data. Mormons & conservative Protestants marry earlier, as do those who had attended largely Mormon or conservative Protestant schools. Frequency of attendance also predicts early marriage, but inversely for Catholics. Salience & literalism predict early marriage.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Practice; Mormon, U.S.A.; Marriage; Literalism; Conservative, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.
  • Spiritual struggles and mental health: Exploring the moderating effects of religious salience.
    Ellison, Christopher G., Qijuan Fang, Kevin J. Flannelly, and Rebecca A. Steckler (2013)
    International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 23: 214-229.

    Associated Search Terms: Mental health; Salience
  • Intergenerational change in religious salience among immigrant families in four European countries.
    Jacob, Konstanze, and Frank Kalter (2013)
    International Migration 51:3: 38-56.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Generations; Europe; Migrant
  • Religious population share and religious identity salience: Is Jewish identity more important to Jews in less Jewish areas?
    Alper, Becka A., and Daniel V.A. Olson (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:1: 82-106.

    Analyzes 2001 National Jewish Population Survey (US.A.) data; Jewish identity is stronger in highly Jewish areas but weaker in such area when statistical controls are introduced. People of Jewish origin who no longer idntify as Jews tend to live in less jewish areas.

    Associated Search Terms: Assimilation; Community; Identity; Jewish, U.S.A.; Salience
  • Unaffiliated Parents and the Religious Training of their Children.
    Manning, Christel J. (2013)
    Sociology of Religion 74:2: 149-175.

    Based on 2005-07 interviews with 48 religiously unaffiliated parents in selected U.S. cities.

    Associated Search Terms: Family; Atheist, U.S.A.; Socialization; Salience; Nonreligion; Grounded theory
  • Religion and decisions about marriage, residence, occupation, and children.
    Sigalow, Emily, Michelle Shain, and Meredith R. Bergey (2012)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 51:2: 304-323.

    Analyzes interview data from Americans. Religion is important in decisions about occupations, marriage, where to reside, & family size.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Occupation; Family size; Marriage
  • Constructing profiles of religious agreement and disagreement between adolescents and mothers: A research note.
    Noonan, Anne E., Allison Tracy, and Jennifer M. Grossman (2012)
    Review of Religious Research 54:2: 239-254.

    Analyzes interview data from adolescents & mothers in Wave 1 (1994-95) of the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health survey (U.S.A.). Develops a typology of child/mother relationships based on religious items.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Dyad; Family; Practice; Prayer; Salience
  • Is the importance of religion in daily life related t osocial trust? Cross-country and cross-state comparisons.
    Berggren, Nielas, and Christian Bjørnskov (2011)
    Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization 80:3: 459-480.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Trust
  • Identity Importance and the Overreporting of Religious Service Attendance: Multiple Imputation of Religious Attendance Using the American Time Use Study and the General Social Survey.
    Brenner, Philip S. (2011)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 50:1: 103-115.

    Since importance of religious identity predicts overreporting of attendance, the attendance reported on surveys is a good measure of religiosity.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Practice; Salience; Identity
  • The Link between Religion and Helping Others: The Role of Values, Ideas, and Language.
    Einolf, Christopher J. (2011)
    Sociology of Religion 72:4: 435-455.

    Using life history interview data & coding, finds various verbalized themes of the importance of religion positively related to helping behavior.

    Associated Search Terms: Altruism; Life histories; Salience; Volunteering
  • Protective associations of importance of religion and frequency of service atendance with depression risk, suicidal behaviours and substance use in adolescents in Nova Scotia, Canada.
    Rasic, Daniel, Steve Kisely, and Donald B. Langille (2011)
    Journal of Affective Disorders 132:3: 389-395.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Depression; Suicide; Salience; Practice; Drug; Canada, Nova Scotia
  • The Effects of Education on Americans' Religious Practices, Beliefs, and Affiliations.
    Schwadel, Philip (2011)
    Review of Religious Research 53:2: 161-182.

    Analyzes 1998 General Social Survey (U.S.A.) data; the relationship between education & different aspects of religiosity varies.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Conversion; Education; Literalism; Practice; Salience; United States
  • 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: Children; Well-being, psychological; Marriage; Panel study; Practice; Salience; Strictness; Family
  • "Short Youth": Resources and Meanings of Early Transtion to Adulthood Among Immigrant Youths.
    Girardi, Davide (2011)
    In Giuseppe Giordan and William H. Swatos, Jr. (eds.) Religion, Spirituality and Everyday Practice. Dordrecht: Springer, pp. 153-166.

    Based on 2009 questionnaire data from Romanian & Moroccan immigrant youths in Italy, who enter adulthood earlier than native Italian youths. Reports importance of religion, degree of religiosity, etc.; sexual behavior; & affirmation of gender roles.

    Associated Search Terms: Moroccan Italians; Youth; Sexual activity; Romanian Italians; Migrant; Italy; Gender role; Salience
  • Complicating the "Clash of Civilizations": Gender and Politics in Contemporary Kuwait.
    González, Alessandra L., and Lubna Al-Kazi (2011)
    In Patrick Michel and Enzo Pace (eds.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Volume 2: Religion and Politics. Leiden: Brill, pp. 64-84.

    Analyzes 2007 questionnaire data from Kuwaiti undergraduate students. Religiosity & membership in a conservative denomination inversely predicts feminist views, but literalism positively predicts them.

    Associated Search Terms: Kuwait; Gender; Women; Students, undergraduate; Modernization; Politics, Kuwait; Denomination (organizational entity); Literalism; Islam, Kuwait; Feminism; Experience; Education; Salience
  • Youth and Religion in Finland.
    Niemelä, Kati (2010)
    In Giuseppe Giordan (ed.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Vol. 1: Youth and Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 193-218.

    Based on previous Finnish surveys.

    Associated Search Terms: Youth; Salience; Finland; Age
  • La Dimension Conséquentielle et la Nouvelle Pluralité Religieuse de l'Espagne Actuelle.
    Santiago, José (2010)
    Social Compass 57:1: 3-14.

    Theoretical framing of secularization & the consequential dimension, & review of Spanish survey data on importance of religion in people's lives, which is in decline.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Salience; Consequential dimension; Pluralism; Spain
  • Young People and Religion in France.
    Béraud, Céline, and Jean-Paul Willaime (2010)
    In Giuseppe Giordan (ed.) Annual Review of the Sociology of Religion. Vol. 1: Youth and Religion. Leiden: Brill, pp. 163-191.

    Overview based on previous surveys of French youth; adds interview & questionnaire data from secondary students.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Youth; Students, secondary; Salience; France; Practice
  • The Role of Religion in the Sexual Lives of Teens.
    Cooksey, Elizabeth, and Tessa Dooms (2010)
    In Sylvia Collins-Mayo and Pink Dandelion (eds.) Religion and Youth. Surrey, U.K.: Ashgate, pp. 105-111.

    Overview of research on religion, especially religious salience, as an influence on teen sexual activity in South Africa & the U.S.A.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; AIDS; Salience; Sexual activity; South Africa; United States
  • Religious Involvement and Transitions into Adolescent Sexual Activities.
    Burdette, Amy M., and Terrence D. Hill (2009)
    Sociology of Religion 70:1: 28-48.

    2002-03 telephone interviews from U.S.A. English- & Spanish-speaking teenagers show religiosity, especially salience, delays beginning various sexual activities, moreso among some demographics groups.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexual activity; Salience; Adolescents; Religiosity
  • Empirical (re)evaluation of revitalization of Orthodox Christianity.
    Blagojevi?, Mirko (2009)
    In Danijela Gavrilovic (ed.) Revitalization of religion-Theoretical and comparative approaches. Nis, Serbia: Yugoslav Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, pp. 65-70.

    Associated Search Terms: Belief; Practice; Salience; Serbian Orthodox, Serbia; Serbia
  • How Secularized is Germany? Cohort and Comparative Perspectives.
    Wolf, Christof (2008)
    Social Compass 55:2: 111-126.

    Survey data show church membership & participation, as well as individual salience of religion, declining in Germany.

    Associated Search Terms: Secularization; Salience; Germany
  • Religiosity and Fertility in the United States: The Role of Fertility Intentions.
    Hayford, Sarah R., and S. Philip Morgan (2008)
    Social Forces 86:3: 1163-1188.

    Analyzes 2002 U.S.A. survey data; women who say religion is very important in their lives have higher fertility & greater intended fertility.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Fertility; United States; Women
  • Religion and Adolescent Depression: The Impact of Race and Gender.
    Petts, Richard J., and Anne Jolliff (2008)
    Review of Religious Research 49:4: 395-414.

    Based on 1990s panel data from American junior high & high school students; religious participation & salience indirectly reduce depression through social support, but the relationship is reversed for Asian Americans & curvilinear for Latina girls.

    Associated Search Terms: Sex; Adolescents; Asian Americans; Ethnic; Latino Americans; Practice; Salience; Students, secondary; Students, primary; Social support
  • Finding Faith, Losing Faith: The Prevalence and Context of Religious Transformations during Adolescence.
    Regnerus, Mark D., and Jeremy E. Uecker (2006)
    Review of Religious Research 47:3: 217-237.

    Analyzes 2 waves (1995, '96) of a panel study of U.S. 7-12 graders. Most had no change in religiosity. African Americans, southerners, & parents' education predicted increased religiosity, sexual activity & single-parent family predicted decreased.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Students, primary; Students, secondary; Salience; Conversion; Disaffiliation; Practice
  • Talking about Sex: Religion and Patterns of Parent-child Communication about Sex and Contraception.
    Regnerus, Mark D. (2005)
    Sociological Quarterly 46:1: 79-105.

    Based on surveys of U.S. parents and U.S. adolescents; public religiosity and salience curb parent-adolescent child talk about sex & birth control.

    Associated Search Terms: Sexuality; Practice; Family; Socialization; Birth control; Salience
  • Selection Effects in Studies of Religious Influence.
    Regnerus, Mark D., and Christian Smith (2005)
    Review of Religious Research 47:1: 23-50.

    Analyzes 1990s panel data from U.S. students in grades 7-12; shows religious practice & salience are independent variables affecting health, family, & delinquency, despite background controls.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Salience; Family; Delinquency; Students, primary; Students, secondary; Medical
  • American Catholics from John Paul II to Benedict XVI.
    D'Antonio, William V., Dean R. Hoge, James D. Davidson, and Mary L. Gautier (2005)
    National Catholic Reporter, September 30, 2005, pp. 9-24.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Practice; Politics, U.S.A.; Catholic, U.S.A.; Belief
  • The association between spiritual and religious involvement and depressive symptoms in a Canadian population.
    Baetz, Marilyn, Ronald Griffin, Rudy Bowen, Harold G. Koenig, and Eugene Marcoux (2004)
    Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 192:12: 818-822.

    Associated Search Terms: Depression; Practice; Salience; Self concept; Canada
  • Gender Attitudes towards Religion in Six post-Soviet States.
    Titarenko, Larissa (2004)
    In Wil Arts and Loek Halman (eds.) European Values at the Turn of the Millennium. European Values Studies 7. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, pp. 363-385.

    Based on 1999-2000 European Values Study data for 6 post-Soviet nations.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Age; Intrinsic/extrinsic; Sex; Ukraine; Belarus; Salience; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russia
  • Les deux visages de la religion. Fascination et désenchantement./Die zwei Gesichter der Religion. Faszination und Entzauberung.
    Campiche, Roland J., with Raphaël Broquet, Alfred Dubach, and Jörg Stolz (2004)
    Genève: Labor et Fides./Zürich: Theologischer Verlag Zürich.

    Focuses analysis around the dialectic of institutional (confessional) and universal (individual) religion; uses 1989 & '99 telephone interview data from Switzerland.

    Associated Search Terms: Age; Urban/rural; Privatization; Pluralism; Practice; Stratification; Salience; Education; Switzerland; Socialization; Class; Belief; Membership
  • Faith, Values, and Fears of New York City Chinatown Seniors.
    Carnes, Tony (2004)
    In Tony Carnes and Fengang Yang (eds.) Asian American Religions. the Making and Remaking of Borders and Boundaries. New York: New York University Press, pp. 223-244.

    Reports survey data on salience & devotional practices, along with low Sunday attendance.

    Associated Search Terms: Chinese Americans; Devotionalism; Salience; United States, New York, New York; Gerontology; Practice
  • Mapping American Adolescent Subjective Religiosity and Attitudes of Alienation toward Religion: A Research Report.
    Smith, Christian, Robert Faris, Melinda Lundquist Denton, and Mark Regnerus (2003)
    Sociology of Religion 64:1: 111-133.

    Descriptive data from 1995 & 1976-96 surveys of American adolescents.

    Associated Search Terms: Salience; Contributions; Prayer; Adolescents
  • The Lotto and the Lord: Religious Influences on the Adoption of a Lottery in South Carolina.
    Olson, Laura R., Karen V. Guth, and James L. Guth (2003)
    Sociology of Religion 64:1: 87-110.

    Analyzes data from a 2000 South Carolina poll; religious political salience & white Evangelical identity predicted opposition to a lottery.

    Associated Search Terms: Gambling; Evangelical, U.S.A.; Salience; United States, South Carolina; Politics, U.S.A.
  • Religiosity and Prejudice Against Ethnic Movements in Europe: Cross-National Tests on a Controversial Relationship.
    Scheepers, Peer, Mèrove Gijsberts, and Evelyn Hello (2002)
    Review of Religious Research 43:3: 242-265.

    Analyzes 1998 survey data from 11 European nations. Belonging to a majority religion & church attendance positively predict prejudice while belief, salience, & individual religiosity negatively predict it.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Dimensions of religiosity; Prejudice; Europe; Salience; Belief
  • Religion and the Life Attitudes and Self-Images of American Adolescents.
    Smith, Christian, and Robert Faris (2002)
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina: National Study of Youth and Religion.

    Analyzes 1996 survey data from American adolescents (12th graders). Religious participation & salience correlate with positive self-images & attitudes.

    Associated Search Terms: Students, secondary; Practice; Salience; Adolescents; Life satisfaction; Self concept; Education
  • As the Flocks Gather: How Religion Affects Voluntary Association Participation.
    Lam, Pui-yan (2002)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41:3: 405-422.

    Analyzes 1996 North American survey data. Religious committee service predicts secular committee service, but volunteering & attendance negatively predict it. Private religiosity predicts volunteer secular participation but salience does not.

    Associated Search Terms: Practice; Social participation; Salience; Voluntarism; Dimensions of religiosity; Prayer
  • Predictors of Religiosity among Youth Aged 17-22: A Longitudinal Study of the National Survey of Children.
    Gunnoe, Marjorie Lindner, and Kristin A. Moore (2002)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 41:4: 613-622.

    Analyzes 1976-87 panel data on '76 children. The strongest predictors of adolescent/youth religiosity (salience, practice, prayer) were ethnicity & peers' religious attendance during high school.

    Associated Search Terms: Peers; Adolescents; Religiosity; Ethnic; Youth; Salience; Prayer; Children; Practice
  • 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
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