Title

How highly religious families strive to fulfill sacred purposes

Keywords

religion, family, sacred action

Abstract

In this essay, we present a research-based conceptual model that focuses on the processes at work in highly religious families as they strive together to fulfill the sacred purposes suggested by their faith. Here we contribute to the coal of this volume to "do theory" as well as discuss theory.

Original Publication Citation

Dollahite, D. C., & Marks, L. D. (2005). How highly religious families strive to fulfill sacred purposes. In V. Bengtson, A. Acock, K. Allen, P. Dillworth-Anderson, & D. Klein (Eds.), Sourcebook of family theory and research (pp.533-541). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Document Type

Book Chapter

Publication Date

2005

Publisher

SAGE Publications

Language

English

College

Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Department

Family Life

University Standing at Time of Publication

Full Professor

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