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Religious Symbols, Public Display of

Does the respondent oppose the public display of religious symbols?


Below are 13 questions from surveys in the ARDA that attempt to measure this concept.

  • Q39L from Baylor Religion Survey, 2005LEARN MORE
    • Q39 To what extent do you agree or disagree that the federal government should..l. Allow the display of religious symbols in public spaces (Q39L) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • DISPREL from Baylor Religion Survey, Wave II (2007)LEARN MORE
    • Q37l. To what extent do you agree or disagree that the federal government should allow the display of religious symbols in public spaces? (DISPREL) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • PBDPST10 from State of the First Amendment Survey, 2005LEARN MORE
    • Now, please also tell me whether you agree or disagree with the following statements: Government officials should be allowed to post the Ten Commandments inside public buildings when they are displayed as one document among many historical documents. (PBDPST10) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • TNGODLAW from State of the First Amendment Survey, 2005LEARN MORE
    • In your opinion, is a display of the Ten Commandments in a public building primarily an acknowledgement of God or primarily a statement about the roots of our laws? (TNGODLAW) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • SUPRELIG from News Interest Index / Religion Overflow, July 2005LEARN MORE
    • [ASK FORM 2 ONLY:] As I read some issues the Supreme Court may rule on over the coming years, please tell me how important each issue is to you personally. Are court decisions on whether to allow religious displays on government property very important, fairly important, not too important, or not at all important to you? (SUPRELIG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • FRREL1 from State of the First Amendment Survey 1997LEARN MORE
    • Im going to read you some ways people might exercise their First Amendment right of freedom of religion. For each, tell me if you agree or disagree that someone should be free to do it. People should be allowed to display religious symbols on government property. Do you agree or disagree that people should be free to do this? PROBE: do you strongly or mildly (agree/disagree)? (FRREL1) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • TNCOMGOV from State of the First Amendment Survey, 2004LEARN MORE
    • Please tell me whether you agree or disagree with the following statement: Government officials should be allowed to post the Ten Commandments inside government buildings. (TNCOMGOV) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • W_10COMM from News Interest Index, October 2003LEARN MORE
    • [ASK ONLY IF ATTEND= 1, 2 OR 3] As I read a list of issues, please tell me whether or not the clergy at your place of worship speaks out on this issue: The recent removal of a monument of the Ten Commandments from an Alabama courthouse (W_10COMM) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • STATE1D from Survey of Religion and Community Life in Indianapolis, 1999LEARN MORE
    • Thinking about Indianapolis, please tell me how much you agree or disagree with each of the following statements. - A copy of the Ten Commandments should be posted in all city court rooms. (STATE1D) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
  • CNDLCHNG from Williamsburg Charter Survey On Religion and Public Life, 1987LEARN MORE
    • ASKED ONLY OF THOSE WHO WISHED TO CHANGE THEIR ANSWER REGARDING WHETHER A MANGER SHOULD BE ALLOWED ON GOVERNMENT PROPERTY FOR CHRISTMAS, AFTER ASKED IF CANDLES SHOULD BE ALLOWED ON GOVERNMENT PROPERTY FOR A JEWISH CELEBRATION: Did you want to change your response to the question on the manger scene? (CNDLCHNG) EXPAND/COLLAPSE
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