Bruce A. Chadwick is a professor emeritus of sociology at Brigham Young University. He has a PhD from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a former director of BYU's Center for Studies of the Family. From 1992 to 1996 he conducted an exhaustive study along with Brent L. Top involving four thousand LDS teens and other participants of religious. Chadwick edited the Statistical Handbook on the American Family with Tim B. Heaton and the Statistical Handbook of Racial Groups in the United States with Heaton and Cardell K. Jacobsen, both published by Oryx Press. He also coauthored many works on Muncie, Indiana, as part of the Middletown Studies with Howard M. Bahr and Theodore Caplow, such as All Faithful People: Continuity and Change in the Middletown Region and Recent Social Trends in the United States, 1960–1990.
- Chadwick, Bruce A.
Chadwick, Bruce A.
Articles/Chapters by: Bruce A. Chadwick
- Chapter 3: Religion and Family in Middletown, USA from The Religion and Family Connection: Social Science Perspectives
- 13. Women's Religiosity and Employment: The LDS Experience from Latter-day Saint Social Life: Social Research on the LDS Church and its Members
- 18. Religiosity and Delinquency among LDS Adolescents from Latter-day Saint Social Life: Social Research on the LDS Church and its Members
- Spirituality and Self-Worth: The Role of Religion in Shaping Teens’ Self-Image from RE 4, no. 2 (2003)
- “Seek Learning, Even by Study and Also by Faith”: The Relationship between Personal Religiosity and Academic Achievement among Latter-day Saint High-School Students from RE 2, no. 2 (2001)
- 5. Women's Religiosity, Employment, and Mental Illness from Religion, Mental Health, and the Latter-day Saints
- 8. Family, Religion, and Deliquency among LDS Youth from Religion, Mental Health, and the Latter-day Saints
- 8. A House of Faith: How Family Religiosity Strengthens Our Children from By Divine Design: Best Practices for Family Success and Happiness