Religiosity and violence among adolescents in the United States: findings from the national survey on drug use and health 2006-2010.

@article{SalasWright2014ReligiosityAV,
  title={Religiosity and violence among adolescents in the United States: findings from the national survey on drug use and health 2006-2010.},
  author={Christopher P Salas-Wright and Michael George Vaughn and Brandy R. Maynard},
  journal={Journal of interpersonal violence},
  year={2014},
  volume={29 7},
  pages={1178-200}
}
There is a pressing need to develop a more nuanced understanding of the relationships between particular expressions of religiosity and the various manifestations of violence among youth. This study examines these relationships among adolescents in the general population as well as across racial/ethnic, gender, and family income differences. Using a nationally representative sample of adolescents (N = 90,202) from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (2006-2010), logistic regression is… CONTINUE READING