Religion in the lives of American adolescents


Show simple item record Regnerus, Mark en_US Smith, Christian en_US Fritsch, Melissa en_US National Study of Youth & Religion (U.S.) en_US 2008-03-13T15:57:55Z 2008-03-13T15:57:55Z 2003
dc.identifier.citation Regnerus, Mark, Christian Smith, and Melissa Fritsch. 2003. Religion in the lives of American adolescents: a review of the literature. Chapel Hill, NC (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB# 3507, Chapel Hill 27599-3057): National Study of Youth and Religion. en_US
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dc.description The purpose of the project is to research the shape and influence of religion and spirituality in the lives of U.S. adolescents; to identify effective practices in the religious, moral, and social formation of the lives of youth; to describe the extent to which youth participate in and benefit from the programs and opportunities that religious communities are offering to their youth; and to foster an informed national discussion about the influence of religion in youth's lives, in order to encourage sustained reflection about and rethinking of our cultural and institutional practices with regard to youth and religion. en_US
dc.description.abstract Summary of research findings on the influence of religion on the lives of U.S. adolescents. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship The National Study of Youth and Religion, funded by Lilly Endowment Inc. and under the direction of Dr. Christian Smith, professor in the Department of Sociology, is based at the Odum Institute for Research in Social Science at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. This four-year research project began in August 2001 and will continue until August 2006. en_US
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dc.relation.ispartofseries Research report of the National Study of Youth and Religion en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries 3 en_US
dc.subject Bibliography en_US
dc.subject Youth and Religion en_US
dc.title Religion in the lives of American adolescents en_US
dc.type Working Paper en_US

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