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Diversity and neighbourhood satisfaction

Monica Langella, Alan Manning

Area EffectsSocial NetworksCrime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit take-up rates 2014-15

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare Benefits


Parents, siblings, or friends? Exploring life satisfaction among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia S. Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Hungry? Food insecurity, social stigma and embarrassment in the UK

Kingsley Purdam, Elisabeth A. Garratt, Aneez Esmail

PovertyWelfare BenefitsHealthSociologySocial Psychology


Multiple health behaviours among mothers and partners in England: clustering, social patterning and intra-couple concordance

Hilary Graham, Jayne Hutchinson, Catherine Law, Lucinda Platt, Heather Wardle

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial GroupsDemographyFamily Formation And DissolutionHealthSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Privatizing participation? The impact of private welfare provision on democratic accountability

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


Ethnic and racial harassment and mental health: identifying sources of resilience

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Michaela Benzeval

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Who experiences ethnic and racial harassment?

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra

Crime And JusticeEthnic GroupsSocial BehaviourRace Relations


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


Youth drinking in transition

Ian Wybron

Drug/Alcohol AbuseSocial NetworksYoung PeoplePublic PolicyWell BeingSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


In or out? Poverty dynamics among older individuals in the UK

Ricky Kanabar

Older PeopleHouseholdsPovertyWelfare BenefitsIncome Dynamics


The impact on health of employment and welfare transitions for those receiving out-of-work disability benefits in the UK

Esther Curnock, Alastair H. Leyland, Frank Popham

DisabilityLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsWell BeingHealth


Youthful abandon: why are young people drinking less?

Aveek Bhattacharya

Drug/Alcohol AbusePsychologyYoung PeopleSocial Behaviour


Cumulative effect of racial discrimination on the mental health of ethnic minorities in the United Kingdom

Stephanie Wallace, James Nazroo, Laia Becares

Ethnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Perceptions of safety and exposure to violence in public places among working age adults with disabilities or long-term health conditions in the UK: cross sectional study

E. Emerson, L. Krnjacki, G. Llewellyn, C. Vaughan, A. Kavanagh

DisabilityCrime And JusticePovertyHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Do the companionship and community networks of older LGBT adults compensate for weaker kinship networks?

Marcus Green

Social GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksSocial Behaviour


Partnership patterns and homeownership: a cross-country comparison of Germany, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom

Michael J. Thomas, Clara H. Mulder

Social StructureSocial ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionWelfare BenefitsHousing Market


Never too early, never too late: social and biological influences on health and disease over the lifecourse

David Blane, Noriko Cable, Tarani Chandola, Hannah-Marie Creese, Alexis Karamanos

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


The link between ‘giving’ behaviours and a healthy social environment -PhD thesis-

Lorna Zischka

PsychologyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


Social media use and children's wellbeing

Emily McDool, Philip Powell, Jennifer Roberts, Karl Taylor

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


The prevalence and persistence of ethnic and racial harassment and its impact on health: a longitudinal analysis

Alita Nandi, Renee Reichl Luthra, Shamit Saggar, Michaela Benzeval

Crime And JusticeEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocietiesHealthSocial BehaviourSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Habit discontinuity, self-activation, and the diminishing influence of context change: evidence from the UK Understanding Society survey

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyPsychologyCommutingTravelHousing MarketSocial Behaviour


The state of social capital in Britain: a policy briefing from Understanding Society

Raj Patel

Area EffectsYoung PeoplePovertyPublic PolicyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalHealthSportArtsSocial Behaviour


Child Benefit, Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit take-up rates 2013-14

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Young PeopleHouseholdsPublic PolicyWelfare Benefits