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Religion, families, and health population-based research in the United States

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- United States,
  • Families -- United States,
  • United States -- Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Christopher G. Ellison and Robert A. Hummer.
    ContributionsEllison, Christopher G., 1960-, Hummer, Robert A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL2525 .R4633 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23606233M
    ISBN 109780813547183, 9780813547190
    LC Control Number2009020402

    Population health research is an interdisciplinary field focusing on the health outcomes of groups of individuals, which can be defined variously (e.g., workers at a workplace, residents of a neighborhood, people sharing a common race or social status, or the population of a nation). Yet there are several good scientifically based reasons to attend to religion and spirituality in practice. For many people, religion and spirituality are key resources that can facilitate their growth. For others, religion and spirituality may be sources of problems that need to be addressed in the service of their health and well-being.

      10 facts about religion in America By Michael Lipka It’s a fascinating time for conversations about faith in the United States, with Pope Francis set to visit next month, a presidential election on the horizon and major trends reshaping the country’s religious landscape. Coordinates. The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country consisting of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At million square miles ( million km 2), it is the world's third- or fourth-largest country by total area. Most of the country is located in central Calling code: +1.

    The results conclusively show that where religion is highly valued, IQ is lower. The United States is at about the 60% line and has an IQ rating considerably higher than other countries that place the same value on religion. Some have used this study as evidence that religion is the “opiate of the masses.” It would seem from this graph that.   A large majority of Americans feel that religion is losing influence in public life, according to a Pew Research Center survey. Report J A Closer Look at How Religious Restrictions Have Risen Around the World. Over the decade from to , government restrictions on religion - laws, policies and actions by state officials.


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Religion, families, and health population-based research in the United States Download PDF EPUB FB2

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.

Religion Religion, Families, and Health: Population-based Research in the United States. Religion is a major social institution in the United States. 21 Future Directions in Population-Based Research on Religion, Family Life, and Health in the United States (pp.

) CHRISTOPHER G. ELLISON and ROBERT A. HUMMER. 21 - Future Directions in Population-Based Research on Religion, Family Life, and Health in the United States Get this from a library. Religion, families, and health: population-based research in the United States. [Christopher G Ellison; Robert A Hummer;] -- This book is a compilation of population-based research on the relationships of religion to family life and health.

Religion, Families, and Health: Population-Based Research in the United States Article in Contemporary Sociology 40(5) September with 8 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Get this from a library. Religion, families, and health: population-based research in the United States.

[Christopher G Ellison; Robert A Hummer;] -- 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 population-based research in the United States book health outcomes, this study is still in its.

Religion, Families, and Health: Population-based Research in the United States. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press; pp. – Ferraro KF, Koch JR. Religion and health among black and white adults: Examining social support and consolation.

Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion. ; –Cited by:   Researchers predict that Muslims will outnumber Jews as the second largest religion behind Christianity by in the US. Furthermore, people who identify as Hindu will also grow from the current.7% to % over the next 34 years.

Populations of “Other Religions” in the U.S., like Unitarians, Wiccans, Author: Amber Pariona. The respective roles of religion and the family—and the relationships between these roles—have been redefined several times throughout history.

The current popular image of Cited by: In the United States, the dual-earner family type: is now the most common family type. A powerful example of the devaluation of housework in the United States was the original September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. Immigrant families may be divided between the United States and the country of origin, posing an added stressor in family-centered cultures.

Referenc es. Quazi S, Eberhart M, Jacoby J, Heller M. Are racial disparities in ED analgesia improving. Evidence from a national database. Am J Emerg Med. ;– 2. Koenig BA, Gates-Williams. Religious Involvement and Adult Mortality in the United States: Review and Perspective Article Literature Review in Southern Medical Journal 97(12) January with Reads.

Grandma Rocket, the Virus and a Family Whose Love Bridged 2, Miles. A matriarch to generations, both in the United States and Colombia, she struggled with the. Religious groups are characterized by different patterns of family formation in the United States.

Identification with any religion is associated with a stronger traditional family orientation. Those reporting no religion are less likely to marry or remarry, are more likely to divorce, and to have smaller families than those stating a religious.

The Ethical and Religious Directives are concerned primarily with institutionally based Catholic health care services. They address the sponsors, trustees, administrators, chaplains, physicians, health care personnel, and patients or residents of these institutions and Size: KB.

Religious Congregations & Membership in the United States: Available from the Glenmary Research Center. Includes pages (24 full-color maps), a CD ROM, and fold-out. Several studies have shown the positive associations between religion and health and well-being.

13 However, over the past decade there also has been a significant amount of empirical research on religious and spiritual struggle. 14 This growing body of research indicates that if spiritual struggle, or distress caused by something in one's.

Concepts of health and illness in human society originated from traditional religious views about life and death. One of the first sociologists to study religion was Emile Durkheim, who found that distinctions between ideas about the sacred and profane were connected to notions of health.

Twice as many 12th graders and college students in the s (vs. the s) said they never attend religious services. 75% more 12th graders said that religion. The correlation between wealth and religion has been subject to academic is the status of being the beneficiary or proprietor of a large accumulation of capital and economic power.

Religion is a cultural system that often involves belief in supernatural forces and may intend to provide a moral system or a meaning of life. The GDP of countries generally .This section presents statistics on the growth, distribution, and characteristics of the U.S.

population. The principal source of these data is the U.S. Census Bureau, which conducts a decennial census of population, a monthly population survey, a program of population estimates and projections, and a number of other periodic surveys relating to population characteristics.

Over the past decade, considerable research has emerged that demonstrates the benefits of religious practice within society.[1] Religious practice promotes the well-being of individuals, families.