ERIC Number: EJ427817
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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The Persistence of Religion: A Study of Sixth-Form Pupils in Northern Ireland, 1968-1988.
Greer, J. E.
Journal of Social Psychology, v130 n5 p573-81 Oct 1990
Investigates the religious beliefs, practices, and moral judgment of sixth-form students attending Protestant schools in Northern Ireland through three studies carried out-in 1968, 1978, and 1988. Finds girls significantly more religious than boys. Identifies a significant trend toward more orthodox beliefs, and simultaneous rejection of some traditional practices and moral judgment. (NL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)