Religion and Public Health Publications

Williams, D.R. “The Measurement of Religion in Epidemiologic Studies: Problems and Prospects.” J.S. Levin (ed.), Religious Factors in Aging and Health: Theoretical Foundations and Methodological Frontiers. Sage. 1994, Pp. 125-148.

Chang, P., Williams, D.R., Griffith, E., and Young, J.L. “Church-Agency Relationships and Social Service Networks in the Black Community of New Haven,” in N.J. Demerath III, Peter Dobkin Hall, Terry Schmitt, and Rhys H. Williams (eds.), Sacred Companies: Organizational Aspects of Religion and Religious Aspects of Organizations, New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Ellison, C.G., Boardman, J.D., Williams, D.R., and Jackson, J.S. “Religious Involvement, Stress and Mental Health: Findings from the 1995 Detroit Area Study”. Social Forces. 80(1):215-249.

van Olphen, J., Schulz, A., Israel, B., Chatters, L., Klem, L., Parker, E., Williams, D. “Religious Involvement, Social Support, and Health Among African-American Women on the East Side of Detroit.” Journal of General Internal Medicine, 18:549-557.

Vanderweele, T. J. "Re: "Religious Service Attendance and Major Depression: A Case of Reverse Causality?"." [In eng]. Am J Epidemiol 177, no. 3 (Feb 1 2013): 275-6.