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The lives of the others: sexual identity and relationship quality in Australia and the United Kingdom

Francisco Perales, Janeen Baxter

Social GroupsPsychologyFamily Formation And DissolutionSociologySocial Behaviour


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


Working hours, work identity and subjective wellbeing

Mark L. Bryan, Alita Nandi

PsychologySociology Of LabourWell Being


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

Rachel Beardsmore

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


The role of parental education and income in children’s aspirations for higher education: a causal estimation

Tina Rampino

Social GroupsYoung PeopleEducationHousehold EconomicsSocial StratificationHigher Education


The good childhood report 2015

Larissa Pople, Gwyther Rees, Gill Main, Jonathan Bradshaw

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingSocial Psychology


Leaving work and wellbeing: beyond an average effect

Dusanee Kesavayuth, Vasileios Zikos, Robert E. Rosenman

Older PeoplePsychologyWell Being


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

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


Personality and depressive symptoms: individual participant meta-analysis of 10 cohorts

Christian Hakulinen, Marko Elovainio, Laura Pulkki-Råback, Marianna Virtanen, Mika Kivimäki

PsychologyPsychiatryWell BeingHealth


Charitable behaviour and the Big Five personality traits: evidence from UK panel data

Sarah Brown, Karl Taylor

PsychologySocial CapitalSocial Behaviour


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour


Patterns of minority and majority identification in a multicultural society

Alita Nandi, Lucinda Platt

Area EffectsPsychologyMigrationEthnic Groups


Secularising selfhood: what can polling data on the personal saliency of religion tell us about the scale and chronology of secularisation in modern Britain?

Clive D. Field

PsychologyReligionSocial ChangeSocietiesSurveys


The social context of parenting: mothers’ inner resources and social structures

Dimitra Hartas

Area EffectsSocial NetworksPsychologyChild DevelopmentHouseholdsChildbearing: FertilityWell BeingSocial Capital


Survey of socio-demographic data on energy practices: deliverable D3.1

Christine Gaffney, Breffní Lennon, Paul O’Connor, Niall Dunphy

Environmental SociologyDemographySurveysSocial StratificationSocial Behaviour


The socioeconomic inequalities in, and determinants of, obesity in developing countries -PhD thesis-

Girmaye Dinsa

GeographyMigrationEconomicsPovertyHealthSocial Stratification


Essays on socio-economic integration of migrants in the UK labour market: access (or lack of access) to the professional class, gendering of occupations and earning trajectories -PhD thesis-

Nephat Shumba

MigrationLabour MarketWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Work-time underemployment and financial hardship: class inequalities and recession in the UK

Tracey Warren

Labour MarketEconomicsWages And EarningsSocial Stratification


Do parents matter? Revisiting ethnic penalties in occupation among second generation ethnic minorities in England and Wales

Carolina V. Zuccotti

Labour MarketEthnic GroupsSocial Stratification


The mobility problem in Britain: new findings from the analysis of birth cohort data

Erzsébet Bukodi, John H. Goldthorpe, Lorraine Waller, Jouni Kuha

SociologySocial StratificationSocial Mobility


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