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Religion and DemocratizationFraming Religious and Political Identities in Muslim and Catholic Societies$

Michael D. Driessen

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199329700

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199329700.001.0001

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(p.280) Appendix C World Values Survey Question Wordings

(p.280) Appendix C World Values Survey Question Wordings

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Religion and Democratization
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Oxford University Press

F028.- How often do you attend religious services

Apart from weddings, funerals and christenings, about how often do you attend religious services these days?

  1. 1. “More than once a week”

  2. 2. “Once a week”

  3. 3. “Once a month”

  4. 4. “Only on special holy days/Christmas/Easter days”

  5. 5. “Other specific holy days”

  6. 6. “Once a year”

  7. 7. “Less often”

  8. 8. “Never practically never”

F034.- Religious person

Independently of whether you go to church or not, would you say you are . . . (Read out)

  1. 1. “A religious person”

  2. 2. “Not a religious person”

  3. 3. “A convinced atheist”

E117.- Political system: Having a democratic political system

I’m going to describe various types of political systems and ask what you think about each as a way of governing this country. For each one, would you say it is a very good, fairly good, fairly bad or very bad way of governing this country?

Having a democratic political system is

  1. 1. “Very good”

  2. 2. “Fairly good”

  3. 3. “Fairly bad”

  4. 4. “Very bad”

E123.- Democracy may have problems but is better

I’m going to read off some things that people sometimes say about a democratic political system. Could you please tell me if you agree strongly, agree, disagree or disagree strongly, after I read each one of them?

Democracy may have problems but it’s better than any other form of government

  1. (p.281) 1. “Agree strongly”

  2. 2. “Agree”

  3. 3. “Disagree”

  4. 4. “Strongly disagree”

F105.- Religious leaders should not influence government

How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statement:

Religious leaders should not influence government

  1. 1. “Agree strongly”

  2. 2. “Agree”

  3. 3. “Neither agree or disagree”

  4. 4. “Disagree”

  5. 5. “Strongly disagree”

F111.- Only laws of the Shari´a

How much do you agree or disagree with each of the following statement:

It [the government] should implement only the laws of the shari´a

  1. 1. “Agree strongly”

  2. 2. “Agree”

  3. 3. “Neither agree or disagree”

  4. 4. “Disagree”

  5. 5. “Strongly disagree” (p.282)