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Social and political attitudes of people on low incomes

Allison Dunatchik, Malen Davies, Julia Griggs, Fatima Hussain, Curtis Jessop

PoliticsPublic OpinionSocial ExclusionPovertySocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial Psychology


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

Jane Gingrich, Sara Watson

PoliticsDisabilityPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourLabour MarketWelfare BenefitsSocieties


Ethnic minority voters in 2015: a breakthrough for the Conservative party?

Nicole Martin

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourEthnic Groups


Faster home broadband but how does it affect education attainment?

Benjamin Faber, Rosa Sanchis-Guarner, Felix Weinhardt

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyYoung PeopleEducationPublic Policy


Internet use and health: connecting secondary data through spatial microsimulation

Ulrike Deetjen, John A. Powell

Information And Communication TechnologiesGeographyHealthMicrosimulation


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


Introduction

Michaela Benzeval

PoliticsSocial ChangeEducationLabour MarketHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchSocietiesHealthLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Devolution - a route to better policy making: case studies

Raj Patel

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyLaw And LegislationArea EffectsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthTaxationCommuting


Assessing the role of insulin-like growth factors and binding proteins in prostate cancer using Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for circulating levels

Carolina Bonilla, Sarah J. Lewis, Mari-Anne Rowlands, Tom R. Gaunt, George Davey Smith

MedicineHealthBiologyGenetics


How do biomarkers and genetics contribute to Understanding Society? -25th Anniversary editorial-

Michaela Benzeval, Meena Kumari, Andrew M. Jones

Social SciencesMedicineScience And TechnologyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveysBiologyGenetics


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Changes in level of household car ownership: the role of life events and spatial context

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Steve Melia

GeographyHousehold EconomicsLife Course AnalysisTransport


The importance of housing for self-employment

Darja Reuschke

GeographyManagement: BusinessLabour MarketEconomicsHousing Market


Wellbeing Acorn knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsWell BeingHealthSocial Stratification


Fresco knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsFinanceSocial Stratification


Household Acorn knowledge guide

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsSocial Stratification


Acorn knowledge sheet

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Area EffectsGeographyMarketingDemographyHouseholdsSocial Stratification


Social capital across the UK: 2011 to 2012

Veronique Siegler

Social GroupsArea EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyGeographyDemographySocietiesSocial Capital


Equity of utilisation of cardiovascular care and mental health services in England: a cohort-based cross-sectional study using small-area estimation

Sheena Asthana, Alex Gibson, Trevor Bailey, Graham Moon, Paul Hewson

Area EffectsPsychologyGeographyMedicinePublic PolicyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealth


‘It’s The Sun wot won it’: evidence of media influence on political attitudes and voting from a UK quasi-natural experiment

Aaron Reeves, Martin McKee, David Stuckler

PoliticsMediaElections. Electoral BehaviourSociologySocial Psychology