National Study of Youth and Religion
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We have produced eight topical reports over the course of the study. Each report presents summary analyses and interpretations of survey data in language accessible to non-specialized readers and explains the influence of religion on a specific aspect of youth's lives.
We have produced articles for academic journals and popular magazine articles, as well as numerous news articles.
We have facilitated publication of several books appealing to a broad variety of constituencies.
"Soul Searching: A Movie About Teenagers and God" a documentary film based on the book Soul Searching: the Religious and Spiritual Lives of American Teenagers, Produced by Revelation Studios, Directed by Richard Eaton & Michael Eaton, Co-Directed by Christian Smith.
Several of our books have received a wide variety of reviews from various groups of interested people.

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National Study of Youth and Religion

The National Study of Youth and Religion, funded by Lilly Endowment Inc., is under the direction of Dr. Christian Smith, Professor of Sociology at the University of Notre Dame, and Dr. Lisa Pearce, Assistant Professor of Sociology at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.