Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-17 of 17 items

  • Keywords: religious transmission x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America

Christian Smith, Bridget Ritz, and Michael Rotolo

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194967
eISBN:
9780691197821
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194967.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

How do American parents pass their religion on to their children? At a time of overall decline of traditional religion and an increased interest in personal “spirituality,” this book investigates the ... More


Inter-Generational Transmission of Islam: Evidence from the Citizenship Survey

Chris Taylor and Graham Moore

in Muslim Childhood: Religious Nurture in a European Context

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199600311
eISBN:
9780191765421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600311.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religious Studies

Before introducing the qualitative research findings which are the book’s main focus, Chapter 2 sets the Cardiff case study in a national and comparative context by presenting quantitative analysis ... More


Introduction

Christian Smith, Bridget Ritz, and Michael Rotolo

in Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194967
eISBN:
9780691197821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194967.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This introductory chapter describes the research approach to the question, “How do religious parents in the United States approach the task of passing on their religious faith and practice to their ... More


The Whys and Hows of Religious Transmission

Christian Smith, Bridget Ritz, and Michael Rotolo

in Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194967
eISBN:
9780691197821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194967.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter takes a look at the cultural model that runs in the background of and helps to guide American religious parents' approach to handing on religious faith and practice to their children. ... More


Conclusion

Christian Smith, Bridget Ritz, and Michael Rotolo

in Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194967
eISBN:
9780691197821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194967.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This concluding chapter reviews, highlights, and elaborates on some key points. Many scholars in the social sciences and the humanities study various aspects of religion. Despite it being a question ... More


The Importance of Warmth: Parental Piety and the Distant Dad 1

Vern L. Bengtson, Norella M. Putney, and Susan C. Harris

in Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down across Generations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199948659
eISBN:
9780199369867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199948659.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

For religious mothers and fathers, transmitting their faith to their children is very important. For these parents, the child’s acceptance of their religious faith is a source of joy, and their ... More


Exorcising Demons in Post-Soviet Ukraine: A Monastic Community and Its Imagistic Practice

Chris Hann and Hermann Goltz

in Eastern Christians in Anthropological Perspective

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520260559
eISBN:
9780520945920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260559.003.0007
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter explores the making and unmaking of a monastic community in post-Soviet Ukraine. The postsocialist revival of religion occurred within a ferment of unrest that saw the splintering and ... More


The Purpose and Nature of Life

Christian Smith, Bridget Ritz, and Michael Rotolo

in Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194967
eISBN:
9780691197821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194967.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter considers how religious parents in the United States approach the job of passing on their family's faith and practices to their children. Furthermore, the chapter takes a look at what ... More


Islam and Middle Childhood

Jonathan Scourfield, Sophie Gilliat-Ray, Asma Khan, and Sameh Otri

in Muslim Childhood: Religious Nurture in a European Context

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199600311
eISBN:
9780191765421
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199600311.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religious Studies

The first chapter introduces the terrain of the book, locating the religious nurture of Muslim children in various literatures that the book draws on. Firstly, there is an explanation of the book’s ... More


How Interfaith Marriage and Divorce Affect Continuity 1

Vern L. Bengtson, Norella M. Putney, and Susan C. Harris

in Families and Faith: How Religion is Passed Down across Generations

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199948659
eISBN:
9780199369867
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199948659.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Interfaith marriages are increasingly common in the United States. The results of this study show that parents in a same-faith marriage are the most likely to perpetuate religious continuity across ... More


Children, Parenting, and Family

Christian Smith, Bridget Ritz, and Michael Rotolo

in Religious Parenting: Transmitting Faith and Values in Contemporary America

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691194967
eISBN:
9780691197821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691194967.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Sociology of Religion

This chapter examines three other important cultural models that condition their approach to religious transmission to children—those concerning the nature of children, the task of parenting, and the ... More


Keeping the faith? Secularisation, the family and civic engagement

Esther Muddiman, Sally Power, and Chris Taylor

in Civil Society and the Family

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355526
eISBN:
9781447355571
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355526.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter explains that it is in the area of religious practice that the uncertainties of intergenerational transmission are most clearly demonstrated. All available evidence indicates that ... More


The Spirit and the Letter: Monastic Education in a Romanian Orthodox Convent

Chris Hann and Hermann Goltz

in Eastern Christians in Anthropological Perspective

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520260559
eISBN:
9780520945920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520260559.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Religion

This chapter examines how religious knowledge is produced and transmitted in the context of Orthodox monastic lives in contemporary Romania. It considers the use, by novices and those who train them, ... More


Introduction

Ira Helderman

in Prescribing the Dharma: Psychotherapists, Buddhist Traditions, and Defining Religion

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469648521
eISBN:
9781469648545
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648521.003.0001
Subject:
History, History of Religion

The Introduction begins by laying out the methodological and theoretical foundations of the book. It explains that, currently, religious studies research on this topic has been limited, only ... More


The Cognitive Science of Religion

Ilkka Pyysiäinen

in Evolution, Religion, and Cognitive Science: Critical and Constructive Essays

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199688081
eISBN:
9780191767722
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199688081.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies, Religion and Society

This chapter presents the basic tenets of the cognitive science of religion and its development in a specifically evolutionary context. A distinction is made between actual, largely intuitive ... More


Handing Down the Faith: How Parents Pass Their Religion on to the Next Generation

Christian Smith and Amy Adamczyk

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780190093327
eISBN:
9780190093358
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190093327.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The most important influence shaping the religious and spiritual lives of children, youth, and teenagers is parents. Yet little research has studied this link in the intergenerational transmission of ... More


Translation: Chinese Popular Religion and Confucianism in the United States

Russell M. Jeung, Seanan S. Fong, and Helen Jin Kim

in Family Sacrifices: The Worldviews and Ethics of Chinese Americans

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190875923
eISBN:
9780190875954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190875923.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Chapter 4 reveals that immigrant parents had mixed success in translating the liyi practices of Chinese Popular Religion to their Chinese American children due to four major barriers. First, Chinese ... More


View: