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Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion Volume 14 (Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion)

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion & Beliefs,
  • Social Sciences,
  • Religion,
  • Architecture,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Sociology of Religion,
  • Spirituality - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRalph L. Piedmont (Editor), David O. Moberg (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9084789M
    ISBN 109004135820
    ISBN 109789004135826
    OCLC/WorldCa124084640

    Critical Research on Religion (CRR) is committed to the development of critical theoretical frames in the disciplines and subdisciplines that study religion. One subdiscipline where critical approaches have been underdeveloped is in the sociology of religion. To address this, CRR commissioned a special issue on developing a critical sociology of religion. This paper provides a concise but comprehensive review of research on religion/spirituality (R/S) and both mental health and physical health. It is based on a systematic review of original data-based quantitative research published in peer-reviewed journals between and , including a few seminal articles published since First, I provide a brief historical background to set the by:

    Social science is the branch of science devoted to the study of human societies and the relationships among individuals within those societies. The term was formerly used to refer to the field of sociology, the original "science of society", established in the 19th addition to sociology, it now encompasses a wide array of academic disciplines, including anthropology, archaeology. Mervin Verbit served as the first president of the Association for the Social Scientific Study of Jewry (ASSJ), a cross-disciplinary organization of individuals whose research concerns the Jewish people throughout the world. He was president of the ASSJ from to Alma mater: University of Pennsylvania, Columbia .

      Mapping Chinese Spiritual Capital. This initiative expands the social scientific study of religion in China by pursuing three inter-related goals: mapping the religious landscape and the changing religious markets, assessing spiritual capital in the emerging civil society, and nourishing the growing field through publishing first-rate research in a new journal. Religious Education as Dialogue with Difference – Book Response: Fostering Democratic Citizenship through the Study of Religions in Schools, by Kevin O'Grady. .


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Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion (RSSSR) is an interdisciplinary, international peer-viewed annual series, which publishes new and innovative research within the social scientific study of religion or belief.

Contributions span a range of theoretical orientations, geographic contexts and research methods, though most articles are reports of original quantitative or. The Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion (JSSR) is a multi-disciplinary journal that publishes articles, research notes, and book reviews on the social scientific study of religion.

News & Announcements. Membership benefits include an annual subscription to the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. Student Research Grants. A Study Among Leaders Within The New Frontiers Network Of Churches In The United Kingdom In: Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, Volume 22 Authors: Mandy Robbins, Leslie J.

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christian smith; pages: first published: 16 december Social Science Research publishes papers devoted to quantitative social science research and methodology. The journal features articles that illustrate the use of quantitative methods to empirically test social science theory.

The journal emphasizes research concerned with issues or methods that cut across traditional disciplinary lines. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title.

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in sociology at Columbia was professor of sociology at University of California at Berkeley, mater: New York University, Boston.

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This paper provides a concise but comprehensive review of research on religion/spirituality (R/S) and both mental health and physical health. It is based on a systematic review of original data Author: Harold Koenig. Recently, scholars have applied more scientific rigor to their research on religion, and many of the studies that have been published in the past 30 years have found that religious people tend to live longer, get sick less often and are better able to cope with stress.

33 One study of adults in Texas, for example, found that regular service. This book is designed to introduce doctoral and graduate students to the process of scientific research in the social sciences, business, education, public health, and related disciplines.

This book is based on my lecture materials developed over a decade of teaching the doctoral-level class on Research Methods at the University of South Florida.

The target audience for this book includes Ph.D /5(34). The scientific method is an empirical method of acquiring knowledge that has characterized the development of science since at least the 17th century. It involves careful observation, applying rigorous skepticism about what is observed, given that cognitive assumptions can distort how one interprets the involves formulating hypotheses, via induction, based on such observations.

Religion is a major social institution in the United States. While the scientific community has experienced a resurgence in the idea that there are important linkages between religion and family life and religion and health outcomes, this area of study is still in its early stages of development, scattered across multiple disciplines, and of uneven : Paperback.

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What is religion? How does it work? Many natural abilities of the human mind are involved, and crucial among them is the ability to use language. This volume brings together research from linguistics, cognitive science and neuroscience, as well as from religious studies, to understand the phenomena of religion as a distinctly human enterprise.A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

Content may be Author: Andrew Mckinnon.In his book, Smith applies his innovative laissez-faire philosophy to several aspects of religion. However, Smith’s fundamental contribution to the modern study of religion was that religious beliefs and activities are rational choices.

As in commercial activity, people respond to religious costs and benefits in a predictable, observable manner.