On Weber, pathogens and culture: a global empirical analysis of religion and individualism

Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion Vol/Iss. 2022 Wiley Published In Pages: 1-18
By Ciftci, Sabri


Traditional religiosity should decrease economic, social, and expressive individualism.


Social and expressive individualism were significant in the expected (negative) direction. Economic individualism was significant: (p< .05), but in the opposite direction than predicted.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Multilevel linear regression and multiple logistic regressionPartially supportedp <.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN