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Risk, exposure and resilience to risk in Britain today: women’s risks in life - an interim report

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InsuranceUnpaid WorkHouseholdsWell BeingSocietiesLife Course AnalysisFinanceCaregiving


Saying and doing gender: intergenerational transmission of attitudes towards the sexual division of labour

Lucinda Platt, Javier Polavieja

Young PeopleSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Diverse pathways in becoming an adult: the role of structure, agency and context

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


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


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


A stalled revolution? What can we learn from women’s drop-out to part-time jobs: a comparative analysis of Germany and the UK

Martina Dieckhoff, Vanessa Gash, Antje Mertens, Laura Romeu Gordo

Labour MarketHouseholdsWages And EarningsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


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

Nicole Martin

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourEthnic Groups


Family instability throughout childhood: building a more detailed picture

Mike Brewer, Alita Nandi, Seetha Menon, Paulino Font-Gilabert

Lone ParentsYoung PeopleHouseholdsFamily Formation And DissolutionLife Course Analysis


Variations in cognitive abilities across the life course: cross-sectional evidence from Understanding Society: the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Elise Whitley, Ian J. Deary, Stuart J. Ritchie, G. David Batty, Meena Kumari

Older PeoplePsychologyWell BeingHealthLife Course Analysis


Parents and children: commentary

Jeremy Todd

Young PeopleChild DevelopmentHouseholdsPublic PolicyLife Course Analysis


Insights 2016: findings from the largest longitudinal study of UK households

Social SciencesSocial ChangeHouseholdsPublic PolicyResearchLife Course AnalysisSurveys


Does having an unemployed father affect children's work prospects?

Wouter Zwysen

Young PeopleLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicySociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


Foreword

David Walker

Social ChangeHouseholdsResearchSocietiesLife Course AnalysisSurveys


School-to-work transitions: recognising diversity and inequality

Ingrid Schoon, Mark Lyons-Amos

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketUnemploymentPublic PolicyLife Course AnalysisHigher Education


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


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


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


Changes to commute mode: the role of life events, spatial context and environmental attitude

Ben Clark, Kiron Chatterjee, Steve Melia

Environmental SociologyLife Course AnalysisTransportCommuting


The childhood origins of social mobility: socio-economic inequalities and changing opportunities

L. Richards, E. Garratt, A.F. Heath, L. Anderson, E. Altintaş

Social GroupsSocial NetworksYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentSocial CapitalSocial StratificationSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Mobility


A sociological analysis of associations between the family and well-being: roles, responsibilities, and relationships -PhD thesis-

Debbie Hart

Well BeingSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Personality traits and energy efficiency in the UK residential market

Ante Busic-Sontic, Natalia V. Czap, Franz Fuerst

Environmental SociologyPsychologyHouseholdsHousing MarketSociology Of Households


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


Unpaid caregiving and paid work over life-courses: different pathways, diverging outcomes

Fiona Carmichael, Marco G. Ercolani

Labour MarketWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisCaregiving