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  • Social norms and the relationship between cigarette use and religiosity among adolescents in the United States.
    Gryczynski, Jan, and Brian W. Ward (2011)
    Health Education & Behavior 38:1: 39-48.

    Associated Search Terms: Norm; Tobacco; Adolescents
  • Smokeless tobacco use and religiousness.
    Gillum, Richard Frank, Thomas O. Obisesan, and Nicole C. Jarrett (2009)
    International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 6:1: 225-231.

    Associated Search Terms: Tobacco
  • Is religiosity a protective factor against substance use in young adulthood? Only if you're straight!
    Rostosky, Sharon Scales, Fred Danner, and Ellen D.B. Riggle (2007)
    Journal of Adolescent Health 40:: 440-447.

    Associated Search Terms: Drug; Tobacco; Young adults; Homosexuality; Alcohol
  • Public and Private Domains of Religiosity and Adolescent Smoking Transitions.
    Nonnemaker, James M., Clea A. McNeeley, and Robert William Blum (2006)
    Social Science & Medicine 62:12: 3084-3095.

    Associated Search Terms: Religiosity; Religiosity, collective; Religiosity, private; Tobacco; Adolescents
  • Adolescent Delinquency.
    Regnerus, Mark D. (2006)
    In Helen Rose Fuchs Ebaugh (ed.) Handbook of Religion and Social Institutions. New York: Springer, pp. 265-282.

    Associated Search Terms: Delinquency; Alcohol; Drug; Adolescents; Tobacco; Deviance/social control
  • A review of research on the effects of religion on adolescent tobacco use published between 1990 and 2003.
    Weaver, Andrew J., Kevin J. Flannelly, and Adrienne L. Strock (2005)
    Adolescence 40/160: 761-776.

    Associated Search Terms: Adolescents; Tobacco
  • Frequency of Attendance at Religious Services and Cigarette Smoking in American Women and Men: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
    Gillum, Richard Frank (2005)
    Preventive Medicine 41: 607-613.

    Smoking is inversely related to attendance at religious services.

    Associated Search Terms: Tobacco; Practice; United States
  • Religion and American Adolescent Delinquency, Risk Behaviors and Constructive Social Activities.
    Smith, Christian, and Robert Faris (2002)
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina: National Study of Youth and Religion.

    Analyzes 1996 survey data from American adolescents (grade 12 students). Religious participation is shown to have benign correlates.

    Associated Search Terms: Tobacco; Drug; Adolescents; Athletics; Delinquency; Alcohol; Voluntarism; Education; Students, secondary; Practice
  • Resiliency Factors Protecting Against Teenage Alcohol Use and Smoking: Influences of Religion, Religious Involvement and Values, and Ethnicity in the Missouri Adolescent Female Twin Study.
    Heath, Andrew C., Pamela A. Madden, Julia D. Grant, T.L. McLaughlin, Alexander A. Todorov, and Kathleen K. Bucholz (1999)
    Twin Research 2: 145-155.

    Associated Search Terms: Ethnic; Tobacco; Alcohol; Practice; Adolescents; United States, Missouri
  • Religion and Substance Abuse.
    Benson, Peter L. (1992)
    In John F. Schumaker (ed.), Religion and Mental Health. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 211-220.

    Reviews the literature on religion lowering substance abuse rates.

    Associated Search Terms: Tobacco; Alcohol; Drug
  • Filled with the "Holy Smoke": Religion and Tobacco in Carolina.
    Ferraro, Kenneth F., and Grier Jewell-Patton (1988)
    Review of Religious Research 30:1: 59-72.

    Analyzes 1984 questionnaire data from a coastal county of North Carolina; shows little impact of Southern Baptist identity on smoking.

    Associated Search Terms: United States, North Carolina, New Hanover County; Southern Baptist; Tobacco
  • Cancer in Utah Mormon Women by Church Activity Level.
    Gardner, John W., and Joseph L. Lyon (1982)
    American Journal of Epidemiology 1116:2: 258-265.

    Analyzes archival data on 1975 deaths of Utah residents diagnosed with cancer 1966-70; Mormon women's church activity inversely predicts tobacco & alcohol related cancer.

    Associated Search Terms: Tobacco; Alcohol; Mormon; United States, Utah; Medical
  • Cancer Incidence in Mormons and Non-Mormons in Utah 1966-1970.
    Lyon, Joseph L., Melville R. Klauber, John W. Gardner, and Charles R. Smart (1976)
    New England Journal of Medicine 294:3: 129-133.

    Associates the Mormon abstention from tobacco & alcohol with lower cancer rates.

    Associated Search Terms: Medical; Mormon, U.S.A.; Tobacco; Alcohol; United States, Utah
  • Religious Affiliation and Use of Drugs among Adolescent Students.
    Whitehead, Paul C. (1970)
    Journal for the scientific Study of Religion 9:2: 152-154. [Also in Stewart Crysdale and Les Wheatcroft (eds.) Religion in Canadian Society. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1976, pp. 479-484]

    Analyzes questionnaire data from 7th grade-high school students in Halifax; reports % Protestants, Catholics, Jews, & nones using selected drugs.

    Associated Search Terms: Protestant, Canada; Students, primary; Students, secondary; Tobacco; Drug; Alcohol; Catholic, Canada; Atheist; Jewish, Canada; Canada, Nova Scotia, Halifax
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