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Work–family lifecourses and later-life health in the United Kingdom

Marco Tosi, Emily Grundy

Older PeopleSocial NetworksLabour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


The Big-Five personality factors, mental health, and social-demographic indicators as independent predictors of gratification delay

Adrian Furnham, Helen Cheng

PsychologyDemographyWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


‘Virtuous’ and ‘vicious’ circles? Adults’ participation in different types of training in the UK and its association with wages

Daria Luchinskaya, Peter Dickinson

Social ExclusionHuman CapitalSociology Of LabourTraining: Labour MarketSocial InclusionEducationWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Early-life inequalities and biological ageing: a multisystem Biological Health Score approach in Understanding Society

Maryam Karimi, Raphaële Castagné, Cyrille Delpierre, Gaëlle Albertus, Eloïse Berger, Paolo Vineis, Meena Kumari, Michelle Kelly-Irving, Marc Chadeau-Hyam

HealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Validating overcrowding measures using the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Noriko Cable, Amanda Sacker

Living StandardsWell BeingHealthSurveysSocial StratificationHousing Market


The UK citizenship process: political integration or marginalization?

David Bartram

PoliticsSocial ExclusionSocial InclusionMigrationPublic PolicyEthnic GroupsSocietiesSocial CapitalSociology


Cognitive ability as a moderator of the association between social disadvantage and psychological distress: evidence from a population-based sample

Emma Bridger, Michael Daly

Social GroupsPsychologySocial ExclusionWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


An unequal playing field: extra-curricular activities, soft skills and social mobility

Michael Donnelly, Predrag Lažetić, Andres Sandoval-Hernandez, Kalyan Kumar, Sam Whewall

PsychologyYoung PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentPovertyPublic PolicyIncome DynamicsSportArtsSocial StratificationSocial Mobility


Migration versus immobility, and ties to parents

John Ermisch, Clara H. Mulder

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyMigrationHouseholdsSociologyHousing Market


Immigrants’ relative income and life satisfaction: comparison groups from a multi-generational perspective

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

MigrationIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSociologySocial Psychology


Exploring generational differences of British ethnic minorities in smoking behavior, frequency of alcohol consumption, and dietary style

Senhu Wang, Shuanglong Li

Drug/Alcohol AbuseMigrationEthnic GroupsHealthSocial Stratification


The moderating effect of childhood disadvantage on the associations between smoking and occupational exposure and lung function; a cross sectional analysis of the UK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)

Caroline Carney, Michaela Benzeval

Drug/Alcohol AbuseHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Understanding cultural omnivores: social and political attitudes

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologyEducationArtsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Mobility


Does the religious context matter? The causal effect of religious diversity on individual life satisfaction in the UK

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Socioeconomic status and the structure of the self-concept

Matthew J. Easterbrook, Toon Kuppens, Antony S. R. Manstead

PsychologyDemographySocial StratificationSocial Psychology


In sport we trust: how sport can bridge the UK trust deficit

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Social GroupsSocial NetworksDemographyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


In sport we trust: full technical report

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Social GroupsSocial NetworksDemographyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


'The Eastern Europeans are taking all the Asian jobs': ethnic minority support for Brexit

Neema Begum

PoliticsSocial GroupsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyLabour MarketEconomicsEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


Sex, lies and politics: the secret influences that drive our political choices

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Behaviour


Exploring changes in active travel uptake and cessation across the lifespan: longitudinal evidence from the UK Household Longitudinal Survey

Chance Taylor Pistoll, Steven Cummins

Labour MarketHealthLife Course AnalysisTransportCommutingTravelSocial Stratification


Sexual orientation identity in relation to unhealthy body mass index: individual participant data meta-analysis of 93 429 individuals from 12 UK health surveys

J. Semlyen, T.J. Curtis, J. Varney

HealthSurveysSociology


Baseline health and public healthcare costs five years on: a predictive analysis using biomarker data in a prospective household panel

Apostolos Davillas, Stephen Pudney

EconomicsHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationBiology


Intergenerational social mobility and allostatic load in Great Britain

Patrick Präg, Lindsay Richards

Well BeingHealthSocial StratificationSocial MobilityBiology


Information, expectations and transition to higher education: final report

Adeline Delavande, Laura Fumagalli

Information NetworksYoung PeopleSocial StratificationHigher Education


The role of gender role attitudes and immigrant generation in ethnic minority women’s labor force participation in Britain

Senhu Wang

MigrationLabour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesSociology