Document Type: Original Article

Authors

1 Department of Sociology, Azadshahr Branch, Islamic Azad University, Azadshahr, Golestan, Iran

2 Ph.D Student, Economic and Development Sociology, Islamic Azad University, Azadshahr Branch, Azadshahr, Iran

3 Department of Sociology, Sabzevar Branch, Payame Noor University, Sabzevar, Razavi Khorasan, Iran

Abstract

The religion is a social institution with individual characteristics. The religion supports social values, rules and it gives direction to human’s life. This is a power symbol for society, and it’s the foundation of human communication. This is a reason for consistency, persistence and integration of the society. On the other hand, religion has different functions for individuals and the society like social cohesion which results in social security. This is a survey based research in applied science and a cross sectional design. The multistage cluster sampling was done to data collection. The samples consist of the female students of Islamic Azad University of Bojnurd using questionnaires. In these study parametric tests of Pearson correlation coefficient and t-test was done. The results showed that a significant relationship between religiosity variables and social security. Also, the results showed the significant relationship between behavior variables religious beliefs and sense of social security.

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