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Rising educational participation and the trend to later childbearing

Karel Neels, Michael Murphy, Máire Ní Bhrolcháin, Éva Beaujouan

DemographySocial ChangeEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


UK poverty 2017: a comprehensive analysis of poverty trends and figures

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DemographyHouseholdsPovertyPublic PolicySocial Policy


Understanding the social and cultural bases of Brexit

Tak Wing Chan, Morag Henderson, Maria Sironi, Juta Kawalerowicz

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographySocietiesSocial Behaviour


An integrated approach to bias in a longitudinal survey in the United Kingdom: assessing construct, method, and item bias in the General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)

Isabel Benítez, Byron G. Adams, Jia He

PsychologyDemographyMigrationSurvey MethodologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSurveys


Was Brexit caused by the unhappy and the old?

Federica Liberini, Andrew J. Oswald, Eugenio Proto, Michela Redoano

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyDemographyFinanceInternational Economic Relations


Levels or changes?: Ethnic context, immigration and the UK Independence Party vote

Eric Kaufmann

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsRace Relations


Who moves up the social ladder in the UK?

Glenna F. Nightingale, David McCollum, Annemarie Ernsten

DemographySocial ChangeSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Culture, sport and wellbeing: findings from the Understanding Society adult survey. Appendix B: tables

Jane Lakey, Neil Smith, Anni Oskala, Sally McManus

HouseholdsWell BeingHealthSportArtsLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Choosing to remain childless? A comparative study of fertility intentions among women and men in Italy and Britain

Francesca Fiori, Francesca Rinesi, Elspeth Graham

DemographyHouseholdsChildbearing: Fertility


Does ethnic concentration influence gender role views? A study across first and second generation ethnic groups in England and Wales

Carolina Zuccotti

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Identifying household effects on individuals’ environmental behaviours in the UK – a multilevel modelling approach

Vivian-Hiu-Tung So

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyHouseholdsSurvey MethodologySocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Oxford textbook of geriatric medicine

Older PeopleMedicineGeneral Reference WorksDemographyPublic PolicyHealthBiology


Persistent poverty in Scotland 2010-2015

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Area EffectsStatistical AnalysisDemographyHouseholdsPovertyGovernmentIncome DynamicsSocial Policy


Do cumulative experiences of racial discrimination impact on mental health?

Laia Bécares, James Nazroo, Stephanie Wallace

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Childlessness in the UK

Ann Berrington

DemographyEducationChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Representativeness in panel surveys

Annamaria Bianchi, Silvia Biffignandi

Statistical MathematicsDemographySurvey Methodology


Social stratification of education by ethnic minority groups over generations in the UK

Laurence Lessard-Phillips, Yaojun Li

DemographyMigrationEducationEthnic GroupsSocial StratificationHigher Education


The social determinants of health: an empirical analysis of ethnic and spatial inequalities in health -PhD thesis-

Natasha M. Crawford

GeographyDemographyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthBiology


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


What could keep young people away from alcohol and cigarettes? Findings from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Noriko Cable, Maria Francisca Roman Mella, Yvonne Kelly

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


Ethnic differentials in health: the additional effect of ethnic density

Zhixin Feng, Athina Vlachantoni, Jane Falkingham, Maria Evandrou

Area EffectsDemographyPovertyEthnic GroupsHealth


Social capital in the UK: May 2017

Katrina Morrison

Social NetworksSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Social media use and young people's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyTime UseYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


When will people pay to pollute? Environmental taxes, political trust and experimental evidence from Britain

Malcolm Fairbrother

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyGeographySocial CapitalTaxationSurveysSocial Behaviour