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Reginald Wayne Bibby, OC is a Canadian sociologist. He has held the Board of Governors Research Chair in the Department of Sociology at the University of Lethbridge since 2001.[1]

Reginald Wayne Bibby
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Alma materUniversity of Alberta
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
University of Calgary
Washington State University
AwardsOrder of Canada
Scientific career
InstitutionsUniversity of Lethbridge

Born in Edmonton, Alberta, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Alberta, a B.D. from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, a Master of Arts degree from the University of Calgary, and a Ph.D. from Washington State University.

In 2006, he was appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada.[2]

Selected bibliographyEdit

  • The emerging generation: An inside look at Canada's teenagers. Co-authored with Don Posterski (1985, ISBN 0-7725-1818-1)
  • Fragmented gods: The poverty and potential of religion in Canada (1987, ISBN 0-7737-5422-9)
  • Mosaic madness: The poverty and potential of life in Canada (1990, ISBN 0-7737-5399-0)
  • Teen trends: A nation in motion. Co-authored with Don Posterski (1992, ISBN 0-7737-5531-4)
  • Unknown gods: The ongoing story of religion in Canada (1993, ISBN 0-7737-5606-X)
  • The Bibby report: Social trends Canadian style (1995, ISBN 0-7737-5748-1)
  • There's got to be more! Connecting churches & Canadians (1995, ISBN 1-55145-048-8)
  • Canada's teens: Today, yesterday, and tomorrow (2001, ISBN 0-7737-6181-0)
  • Restless gods: The renaissance of religion in Canada (2002, ISBN 2-89507-555-7)
  • Restless churches: How Canada's churches can contribute to the emerging religious renaissance (2004, ISBN 2-89507-518-2)
  • The boomer factor: What Canada's most famous generation is leaving behind (2006, ISBN 978-0-9780554-4-8)
  • The emerging millennials: How Canada's newest generation is responding to change & choice (2009, ISBN 978-0-9810614-0-5)
  • Beyond the gods and back: The demise and rise of religion in Canada (2011, ISBN 978-0-9810614-2-9)
  • A new day: The resilience & restructuring of religion in Canada (2012, ISBN 978-0 9810614-5-0)
  • Canada's Catholics: Vitality and hope in a new era. Co-authored with Angus Reid (2016, ISBN 978-2-89688-261-8)
  • Resilient Gods: Being Pro-Religious, Low Religious, or No Religious in Canada (2017, ISBN 978-0-7748900-6-9)


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