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Souls in Transition

What happens to the religious beliefs of America's teen when they graduate high school? How do college and the real world affect those beliefs? Based on candid interviews with thousands of young people over a five year period, Souls in Transition reveals how the religious views of 18 to 24 year olds have been strengthened, challenged, and changed.


Souls in Transition vividly describes the broader cultural world of today's emerging adults, how that culture shapes their religious outlooks and experiences. Combining both a national overview and an "insider's" view of teenage religious and non-religious perspectives and commitments, Smith and Snell provide new and important insights and understanding that will be of great interest to religion and adolescence scholars and students, parents of youth, religious leaders, youth workers, and teenagers themselves.
 

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Review rank-ordered data on religion in the U.S. and around the world. Includes the latest data from the Religious Congregations & Membership Study, 2010

 

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