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2010-12-27 08:06:54

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ The positive correlation between a person being religious and living a satisfactory life has long been known, but this study reveals religion's "secret ingredient" that makes people happier. "Our study offers compelling evidence that it is the social aspects of religion rather than theology or spirituality that leads to life satisfaction," Chaeyoon Lim, an assistant professor of sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, who led the study, was quoted as...

2010-12-07 22:29:31

While the positive correlation between religiosity and life satisfaction has long been known, a new study in the December issue of the American Sociological Review reveals religion's "secret ingredient" that makes people happier. "Our study offers compelling evidence that it is the social aspects of religion rather than theology or spirituality that leads to life satisfaction," said Chaeyoon Lim, an assistant professor of sociology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, who led the study....


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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