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

Shivani Taneja

DemographyMigrationChildbearing: FertilityEthnic GroupsLife Course Analysis


Work–life balance/imbalance: the dominance of the middle class and the neglect of the working class

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWell BeingSocial StratificationSociology Of Households


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


Childlessness in the UK

Ann Berrington

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


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


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


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


Proximity of couples to parents: influences of gender, labor market, and family

Tak Wing Chan, John Ermisch

DemographyHouseholdsSociology Of Households


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


The effects of father’s worklessness on young adults in the UK

Wouter Zwysen

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentWell BeingSociology Of Households