Content Analysis of the Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 1999

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All frequencies are raw numbers (no weights used).
1) Case identification number (CASEID)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1133567327
2) Year of publication (YR_PUB)
TOTAL%
1) 1961131.1
2) 1962181.6
3) 1963211.9
4) 1964201.8
5) 1965252.2
6) 1966161.4
7) 1967221.9
8) 1968282.5
9) 1969302.6
10) 1970292.6
11) 1971353.1
12) 1972332.9
13) 1973332.9
14) 1974302.6
15) 1975242.1
16) 1976262.3
17) 1977302.6
18) 1978292.6
19) 1979312.7
20) 1980322.8
21) 1981262.3
22) 1982282.5
23) 1983262.3
24) 1984282.5
25) 1985292.6
26) 1986322.8
27) 1987363.2
28) 1988403.5
29) 1989363.2
30) 1990383.4
31) 1991332.9
32) 1992383.4
33) 1993292.6
34) 1994262.3
35) 1995363.2
36) 1996353.1
37) 1997423.7
38) 1998504.4
TOTAL1133100.0
3) Editor's name (EDITOR)
TOTAL%
1) Bromley918.0
2) Capps19116.9
3) Dittes14412.7
4) Gorsuch1099.6
5) Hammond11710.3
6) Hood12711.2
7) Johnson968.5
8) Klausner322.8
9) Mauss14512.8
10) Pemberton817.1
TOTAL1133100.0
4) Editor's discipline (EDS_DISC)
TOTAL%
1) Psychology57150.4
2) Religious studies817.1
3) Sociology48142.5
TOTAL1133100.0
5) Theory base: Theorists and/or schools of theory cited (i.e., actually guiding the interpretation of data or arguments) (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (THEORBAS)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113363.64646
6) Theoretical sophistication/level (range) (THEORLEV)
TOTAL%
1) Atheoretical19617.3
2) High252.2
3) Low47241.7
4) Medium44038.8
TOTAL1133100.0
7) Population employed in the analysis (POPULATN)
TOTAL%
1) Academicians40.4
2) Books40.4
3) Books and journals20.2
4) Businessmen20.2
5) Children80.7
6) College students14312.6
7) College students, medical patients10.1
8) College students, psychiatric patient10.1
9) College students; organizations10.1
10) College students; seminarians10.1
11) College students; specific religious10.1
12) Court cases10.1
13) Denominations10.1
14) Fisherman10.1
15) General population30526.9
16) General population, medical patients10.1
17) General population; psychiatric patie10.1
18) Journals40.4
19) Junior high and secondary school students20.2
20) Junior high school students20.2
21) Legislators10.1
22) Magazines10.1
23) Medical patients10.1
24) Not Applicable22119.5
25) Nations50.4
26) Newspapers20.2
27) Nurses/social workers10.1
28) Organizations80.7
29) Psychiatric patients40.4
30) Religious communities60.5
31) Religious organizations161.4
32) Religious professionals464.1
33) Religious professionals; academicians10.1
34) Secondary school and college students40.4
35) Secondary school students221.9
36) Seminary students151.3
37) Seminary students; religious professionals10.1
38) Soldiers22219.6
39) Specific religious groups686.0
40) State legislators20.2
TOTAL1133100.0
8) Geographic location (country, region of country) (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (GEOLOCAT)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL1133165.12879
9) Data source (DATASRCE)
TOTAL%
1) Archival data16614.7
2) Archival data, interviews20.2
3) Archival data, interviews, observation70.6
4) Archival data, interviews, questionnaires10.1
5) Archival data, journals100.9
6) Archival data, observation60.5
7) Archival data, questionnaires30.3
8) Case study232.0
9) Content analysis151.3
10) Experiment111.0
11) Interviews524.6
12) Interviews, observation242.1
13) Interviews, observation, questionnaires40.4
14) Interviews, questionnaires20.2
15) Journals20.2
16) Not Applicable21018.5
17) Observation141.2
18) Observation, questionnaires10.1
19) Questionnaires58051.2
TOTAL1133100.0
10) Nature of sample (SAMPLE)
TOTAL%
1) Not Applicable22319.7
2) Opportunity22019.4
3) Purposive38634.1
4) Quasi-random100.9
5) Random29425.9
TOTAL1133100.0
11) Type of data (TYPEDATA)
TOTAL%
1) Not Applicable22319.7
2) Primary69461.3
3) Primary, secondary20.2
4) Secondary21418.9
TOTAL1133100.0
12) Type of research (RESEARCH)
TOTAL%
1) Biographic essay494.3
2) Historical essay706.2
3) Literature review121.1
4) Presidential address161.4
5) Qualitative11710.3
6) Qualitative, quantitative111.0
7) Quantitative71262.8
8) Research essay161.4
9) Theoretical essay13011.5
TOTAL1133100.0
13) Sophistication (based on research analysis used) (SOPHISTI)
TOTAL%
1) Least36332.0
2) Mid-range41236.4
3) Midrange/least50.4
4) Most595.2
5) Most/least10.1
6) Not Applicable29325.9
TOTAL1133100.0
14) Gender of first author (AUTHSEX1)
TOTAL%
1) Female13211.8
2) Male98888.2
Missing13 
TOTAL1120100.0
15) Academic discipline of first author (ACADDIS1)
TOTAL%
1) African studies10.1
2) Anthropology292.7
3) Biblical history10.1
4) Church researcher10.1
5) Communications50.5
6) Counseling30.3
7) Criminal justice/criminology40.4
8) Demography40.4
9) Divinity/religious studies575.3
10) Economics141.3
11) Education121.1
12) Engineering10.1
13) English10.1
14) Family studies10.1
15) Geography30.3
16) History50.5
17) Human development10.1
18) Human ecology10.1
19) Humanities10.1
20) International studies20.2
21) Medicine10.1
22) Philosophy171.6
23) Political science312.9
24) Psychiatry50.5
25) Psychology21920.4
26) Public health30.3
27) Puerto Rican studies10.1
28) Religious studies10.1
29) Rural sociology20.2
30) Social psychology20.2
31) Social science research272.5
32) Social sciences10.1
33) Social work80.7
34) Sociology60556.3
35) Statistics10.1
36) Urban studies20.2
37) Women's studies10.1
Missing59 
TOTAL1074100.0
16) Affiliation (type of school) of first author (AFFILIA1)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private585.2
2) Other public university/college64157.5
3) Private26023.3
4) Prominent public university111.0
5) Research institute11310.1
6) Seminary/divinity school312.8
Missing19 
TOTAL1114100.0
17) Region of first author (REGION1)
TOTAL%
1) Africa (S. Africa)10.1
2) Asia (Japan)20.2
3) Asia (Malaysia)10.1
4) Asia (Thailand)10.1
5) Australia151.3
6) Canada645.7
7) Europe (Belgium)40.4
8) Europe (England)181.6
9) Europe (Finland)20.2
10) Europe (Netherlands)100.9
11) Europe (Northern Ireland)20.2
12) Europe (Poland)10.1
13) Europe (Sweden)100.9
14) Europe (Switzerland)10.1
15) Europe (West Germany)10.1
16) Europe (Wales)10.1
17) Latin America (Chile)10.1
18) Latin America (Mexico)10.1
19) Middle East (Israel)191.7
20) Mountain west states494.4
21) New Zealand20.2
22) North Central26223.5
23) North East24922.3
24) Pacific787.0
25) Pacific Northwest363.2
26) South Central817.3
27) South East20518.4
Missing16 
TOTAL1117100.0
18) Gender of second author (AUTHSEX2)
TOTAL%
1) Female827.3
2) Male36131.9
3) Not Applicable68760.8
Missing3 
TOTAL1130100.0
19) Academic discipline of second author (ACADDIS2)
TOTAL%
1) Accounting10.1
2) Anthropology10.1
3) Business10.1
4) Communications20.2
5) Counseling30.3
6) Demography10.1
7) Divinity/religious studies121.1
8) Economics60.5
9) Education60.5
10) Engineering10.1
11) Family studies20.2
12) Geography20.2
13) History20.2
14) Home economics10.1
15) Medicine20.2
16) Not Applicable68761.3
17) Philosophy10.1
18) Political science161.4
19) Psychiatry40.4
20) Psychology1119.9
21) Public health30.3
22) Rural sociology30.3
23) Social psychology10.1
24) Social science research70.6
25) Social work50.4
26) Sociology23721.1
27) Statistics30.3
Missing12 
TOTAL1121100.0
20) Affiliation (type of school) of second author (AFFILIA2)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private161.4
2) Not Applicable68961.0
3) Other public university/college27023.9
4) Private1039.1
5) Prominent public university20.2
6) Research institute343.0
7) Seminary/divinity school161.4
Missing3 
TOTAL1130100.0
21) Region of second author (REGION2)
TOTAL%
1) Asia (Japan)30.3
2) Australia40.4
3) Canada252.2
4) Caribbean10.1
5) Europe (Belgium)10.1
6) Europe (England)30.3
7) Europe (Netherlands)90.8
8) Europe (Sweden)20.2
9) Europe (Turkey)10.1
10) Europe (West Germany)10.1
11) Middle East (Israel)70.6
12) Mountain West States272.4
13) Not Applicable68860.9
14) New Zealand10.1
15) North central1039.1
16) Northeast696.1
17) Pacific292.6
18) Pacific Northwest242.1
19) South central494.3
20) Southeast827.3
Missing4 
TOTAL1129100.0
22) Gender of third author (AUTHSEX3)
TOTAL%
1) Female312.7
2) Male1069.4
3) Not Applicable99587.9
Missing1 
TOTAL1132100.0
23) Academic discipline of third author (ACADDIS3)
TOTAL%
1) Anthropology10.1
2) Counseling20.2
3) Divinity/religious studies100.9
4) Economics10.1
5) Education10.1
6) Family studies20.2
7) Gerontology10.1
8) Human development10.1
9) Medicine10.1
10) Not Applicable99588.1
11) Political science50.4
12) Psychiatry30.3
13) Psychology373.3
14) Rural sociology30.3
15) Social science research10.1
16) Social work10.1
17) Sociology635.6
18) Statistics10.1
Missing4 
TOTAL1129100.0
24) Affiliation (type of school) of third author (AFFILIA3)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private60.5
2) Not Applicable99587.8
3) Other public university/college827.2
4) Private383.4
5) Research institute/foundation100.9
6) Seminary/divinity school20.2
TOTAL1133100.0
25) Region of third author (REGION3)
TOTAL%
1) Australia10.1
2) Canada80.7
3) Europe (Belgium)10.1
4) Europe (England)10.1
5) Europe (Netherlands)50.4
6) Europe (Spain)10.1
7) Europe (Sweden)10.1
8) Middle East (Israel)10.1
9) Mountain west states100.9
10) Not Applicable99587.8
11) North central363.2
12) Pacific282.5
13) Pacific Northwest30.3
14) South central171.5
15) Southeast252.2
TOTAL1133100.0
26) Gender of fourth author (AUTHSEX4)
TOTAL%
1) Female100.9
2) Male232.0
3) Not Applicable110097.1
TOTAL1133100.0
27) Academic discipline of fourth author (ACADDIS4)
TOTAL%
1) Divinity/religious studies20.2
2) Medicine10.1
3) Not Applicable110097.2
4) Political science10.1
5) Psychiatry10.1
6) Psychology181.6
7) Sociology90.8
Missing1 
TOTAL1132100.0
28) Affiliation (type of school) of fourth author (AFFILIA4)
TOTAL%
1) Elite private10.1
2) Not Applicable110097.1
3) Other public university/college232.0
4) Private50.4
5) Research institute40.4
TOTAL1133100.0
29) Region of fourth author (REGION4)
TOTAL%
1) Canada40.4
2) Europe (Belgium)10.1
3) Europe (England)10.1
4) Europe (Sweden)10.1
5) Not Applicable10.1
6) U.S. - Mountain west states110097.1
7) U.S. - North central111.0
8) U.S. - Northeast40.4
9) U.S. - Pacific20.2
10) U.S. - South central10.1
11) U.S. - Southeast70.6
TOTAL1133100.0
30) First independent variable (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (INDVAR1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113391.31541
31) Second independent variable (INDVAR2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113350.47717
32) Third independent variable (INDVAR3)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113332.1966
33) First dependent variable (See summary documentation for information on category labels.) (DEPVAR1)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113367.88431
34) Second dependent variable (DEPVAR2)
NMeanStd.Deviation
TOTAL113341.2598
35) Third dependent variable (DEPVAR3)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion10.1
2) Alcohol/alcoholism30.3
3) Apostasy20.2
4) Conversion20.2
5) Death and dying10.1
6) Deviance and religion20.2
7) Drugs10.1
8) Education and religion10.1
9) Extrinsic/intrinsic10.1
10) Family relations10.1
11) Fundamentalism10.1
12) Homosexuality20.2
13) Intergenerational relations10.1
14) Mental health and religion30.3
15) Mystical experience20.2
16) Not Applicable107995.2
17) Nature and environment10.1
18) Paranoia10.1
19) Parenting10.1
20) Politics and religion20.2
21) Religiosity60.5
22) Religious affiliation10.1
23) Religious behaviors60.5
24) Religious knowledge10.1
25) Ruth Dahlen10.1
26) Self-esteem10.1
27) SES10.1
28) Sexuality20.2
29) Social action30.3
30) Women and religion20.2
31) Work and religion10.1
TOTAL1133100.0
36) The sociohistorical context addressed in the article (SOCIOHST)
TOTAL%
1) Academic12511.0
2) Not Applicable68860.7
3) Political22720.0
4) Political/academic938.2
TOTAL1133100.0
37) The political issue addressed in the article (POLITICL)
TOTAL%
1) Abortion181.6
2) Abortion/gender issues10.1
3) Abortion/homosexuality20.2
4) Anti-Semitism30.3
5) Anti-Semitism/black/white prejudice10.1
6) Black/white prejudice30.3
7) Environment50.4
8) Gender issues423.7
9) Gender issues/homosexuality10.1
10) Gender issues/mental health and religion40.4
11) Gender issues/NRMs30.3
12) Homosexuality20.2
13) Immigrants10.1
14) Ingroup/outgroup prejudice242.1
15) Mental health and religion14713.0
16) Mental health and religion/NRMs90.8
17) Not Applicable81371.8
18) NRMs544.8
TOTAL1133100.0
38) The academic issue or concern addressed in the article (ACADEMIC)
TOTAL%
1) Methodological14612.9
2) Methodological/NRMs30.3
3) Methodological/theoretical10.1
4) Not Applicable91580.8
5) NRMs635.6
6) Postmodernism20.2
7) Theory building30.3
TOTAL1133100.0