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Who got the Brexit blues? Using a quasi-experiment to show the effect of Brexit on subjective wellbeing in the UK

Nattavudh Powdthavee, Anke C. Plagnol, Paul Frijters, Andrew E. Clark

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourWell Being


Understanding attitudes to the European Union: an intra-household perspective

Alina Carabat, Kirby Swales, John Curtice

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourHouseholdsInternational Economic RelationsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Understanding the social and cultural bases of Brexit

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

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographySocietiesSocial Behaviour


The Big Five personality traits and partisanship in England

Toke Aidt, Christopher Rauh

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLife Course Analysis


Was Brexit caused by the unhappy and the old?

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

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyDemographyFinanceInternational Economic Relations


The local roots of the participation gap: inequality and voter turnout

John Bartle, Sarah Birch, Mariana Skirmuntt

PoliticsArea EffectsGeographyElections. Electoral Behaviour


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

Eric Kaufmann

PoliticsPublic OpinionArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsRace Relations


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


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


Explaining the persistence of Labour Party partisanship among young ethnic minorities

Nicole Martin

PoliticsPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourYoung PeopleEthnic GroupsSociology Of Households


Melancholy politics: Brexit as a consequence of weakening mainstream party attachment in the United Kingdom

Gary Pollock

PoliticsPsychologySocial Attitudes


Random sampling and political opinion polling

Luke Taylor

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourSurvey Methodology


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

Vivian-Hiu-Tung So

PoliticsArea EffectsPsychologyHouseholdsSurvey MethodologySocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Do cumulative experiences of racial discrimination impact on mental health?

Laia Bécares, James Nazroo, Stephanie Wallace

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Essays on political integration of ethnic minorities in the UK -PhD thesis-

Magdalena Borkowska

PoliticsPsychologySocial InclusionCitizenshipEthnic GroupsSocietiesRace Relations


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


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


Fertility by birth order among the descendants of immigrants in selected European countries

Hill Kulu, Tina Hannemann, Ariane Pailhé, Karel Neels, Sandra Krapf

DemographyMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Quantifying the health and well-being effects of green lifestyle choices in a built environment context

Jan-Otto Jandl, Franz Fuerst

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsWell BeingHealthSocial Behaviour


The role of the internet in shaping young adults’ attitude, travel choices, and sustainable lifestyles: a longitudinal perspective

Guoqiang Wu, Jinhyun Hong, Piyushimita Vonu Thakuriah

Environmental SociologyInformation And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesTravelSocial Behaviour


Sexual orientation in Scotland 2017: a summary of the evidence base

Area EffectsPsychologyDemographySurveysSocial PolicySocial Behaviour