AQA A2 Sociology Unit 3 - Beliefs - Female Participation in Religion

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1. Why do women tend to have higher ranks in NAM's over men?

  • Females are seen as caring and nurturing
  • Females are seen as more natural
  • Females link to polytheism
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2. Who states that; women are more interested in religion, have more commitment and attend church more often?

  • Greeley
  • Miller and Hoffman
  • Jacobson et al
  • Aune et al

3. What types of NAM's do Middle class women take part in?

  • Therpay, Yoga, Meditation
  • Astrology and Fortune telling

4. What three type of women does Woodhead outline?

  • Social, Family, Work
  • Home centred, Juggler, Work centered
  • Community centred, Child centred, Work centred

5. According to Aune et al, name two reasons why women have stopped coming to church?

  • Paid emplyment and lack of interest
  • Family diversity and paid employment
  • no replacement of old genoration, church is seen as masculine


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