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Rejection of Christianity and self-esteem

By Emyr Williams, Leslie J. Francis and Mandy Robbins


A sample of 279 13- to 16-year-old secondary school pupils in Wales completed the Rejection of Christianity Scale and the Coopersmith Self-Esteem Inventory. After controlling for sex differences a small but significant correlation was found between the two variables, indicating that low self-esteem is associated with the rejection of Christianity

Topics: BR, BF
Publisher: North American Journal of Psychology
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