Latest research

Discover which publications have used Understanding Society data by using this search facility. The research can be filtered by subject, publication type, author and year of publication.

Please let us know about your research

Reset
Search found 23 items

Who wants to move? The role of neighbourhood change

William A.V. Clark, Rory Coulter

Area EffectsEthnic GroupsSocial CapitalHousing MarketSocial Psychology


Empirical analysis of the fertility outcomes of women in Britain using count data models

Shivani Taneja

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


When quality trumps quantity: siblings and the development of peer relationships

Deniz Yucel, Douglas B. Downey

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Out of the blue: family breakdown in the UK

Harry Benson, Spencer James

Social ChangeFamily Formation And DissolutionSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Age and income-related inequalities in C-reactive protein: evidence from Understanding Society (UKHLS)

Apostolos Davillas, Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari

MedicineIncome DynamicsHealthLife Course AnalysisBiology


How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

Jan Goebel, Christian Krekel, Tim Tiefenbach, Nicolas R. Ziebarth

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyScience And TechnologyEconomics


'White flight' or positive contact?: Local diversity and attitudes to immigration in Britain

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

PoliticsArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


Measuring National Well-being: insights into children's mental health and well-being

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Childlessness in the UK

Ann Berrington

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Life at both ends of the ladder: education-based identification and its association with well-being and social attitudes

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

EducationWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesHigher EducationSocial Psychology


Examining youth educational and occupational aspirations: sibling configuration and family background -PhD thesis-

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketHigher EducationSocial Psychology


Do siblings matter? The effect of siblings on socio-emotional development and educational aspirations among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleEducationChild DevelopmentSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


The good childhood report 2015

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees, Gill Main, Jonathan Bradshaw

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Effects of early life weather conditions on later life attitudes and outcomes

Joseph Gomes

GeographyScience And TechnologyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Social patterning in grip strength across the life course: a cross sectional analysis using Understanding Society

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Working hours, work identity and subjective wellbeing

Alita Nandi, Mark L. Bryan

Sociology Of LabourLabour MarketLabour EconomicsWell BeingSocial Psychology


Researching the lifecourse: critical reflections from the social sciences

Social SciencesLife Course Analysis


Residential proximity of parents and their adult offspring in the United Kingdom, 2009–10

Tak Wing Chan, John Ermisch

GeographyDemographyMigrationEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households


Connections between parent and child wellbeing

Elizabeth Webb, Laia Becares, Yvonne Kelly, Anne McMunn, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Towards a theory of the dynamics of household car ownership: insights from a mobility biographies approach

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Glenn Lyons

HouseholdsLife Course AnalysisTransport


Time in mixed methods longitudinal research: working across written narratives and large scale panel survey data to investigate attitudes to volunteering

Rose Lindsey, Elizabeth Metcalfe, Rosalind Edwards

ResearchSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveys


Does welfare conditionality reduce democratic participation?

Sara Watson

PoliticsCitizenshipLabour MarketWelfare Benefits


Housework as 'family practices' in transnational couples: an exploratory study of middle-class Indians in the UK

Lotika Singha

Social SciencesMigrationFamily Formation And DissolutionEthnic GroupsLife Course AnalysisSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of Households