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Electoral shocks: the volatile voter in a turbulent world

Edward Fieldhouse, Edward Fieldhouse, Jane Green, Jane Green, Geoffrey Evans

PoliticsPoliticsPublic OpinionPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationMigrationSocial ChangeSocial ChangeEconomicsEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial AttitudesInternational Economic RelationsInternational Economic Relations


Protecting the mental health of future adults: disentangling the determinants of adolescent bullying victimisation

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

PsychologyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Assortative mating and turnout: a self-reinforcing pattern of unequal voting participation

Moa Frödin Gruneau

PoliticsSocial GroupsElections. Electoral BehaviourFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Is social media use associated with children's well-being? Results from the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Liz Twigg, Craig Duncan, Scott Weich

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsArea EffectsPsychologyTime UseGeographyYoung PeopleChild DevelopmentWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Depression and attitudes to change in referendums: the case of Brexit

Luca Bernardi, Robert Johns

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesInternational Economic Relations


Disability discrimination and well-being in the United Kingdom: a prospective cohort study

Ruth A. Hackett, Andrew Steptoe, Raymond P. Lang, Sarah E. Jackson

DisabilityWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Migrants and discrimination in the UK

Mariña Fernández-Reino, Mariña Fernández-Reino

Public OpinionPublic OpinionMigrationMigrationLabour MarketLabour MarketEthnic GroupsEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesSocial AttitudesRace RelationsRace Relations


Pro-environmental behaviours and attitudes are associated with health, wellbeing and life satisfaction in multiple occupancy households in the UK Household Longitudinal Study

Gopalakrishnan Netuveli, Paul Watts

Environmental SociologyWell BeingHealthSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Mental health and ethnic density among adolescents in England: a cross-sectional study

Jeun Jun, Stephen Jivraj, Keishia Taylor

Area EffectsGeographyDemographyYoung PeoplePovertyEthnic GroupsWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Boomerang kids and parents’ well-being: adaptation, stressors, and social norms

Marco Tosi

Older PeopleEconomicsWell BeingHealthLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Gender and work in Scotland: findings from Understanding Society

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Time UseTime UseLabour MarketLabour MarketUnemploymentUnemploymentChildbearing: FertilityChildbearing: FertilityLife Course AnalysisLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSocial AttitudesSociology Of HouseholdsSociology Of HouseholdsCaregivingCaregiving


Who is tech savvy? Exploring the adoption of smartphones and tablets: an empirical investigation

Emmanuel Apergis

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial GroupsOlder PeopleSocial NetworksMediaMarketingDemographyYoung PeopleOrganizations And FirmsSocial Psychology


Economic insecurity and the rise of the right

Walter Bossert, Andrew E. Clark, Conchita D’Ambrosio, Anthony Lepinteur

PoliticsPublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourEconomicsIncome DynamicsSocial Attitudes


Consideration of environmental factors in reflections on car purchases: attitudinal, behavioural and sociodemographic predictors among a large UK sample

Samuel Chng, Mathew P. White, Charles Abraham, Stephen Skippon

Environmental SociologyPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesTransportSocial Behaviour


Gender divisions of paid and unpaid work in contemporary UK couples

Anne McMunn, Lauren Bird, Elizabeth Webb, Amanda Sacker

PsychologyTime UseEducationLabour MarketSocial AttitudesSocial BehaviourSociology Of HouseholdsCaregiving


Assessing the relationships between young adults’ travel and use of the internet over time

Guoqiang Wu, Jinhyun Hong, Piyushimita Thakuriah

Environmental SociologyInformation And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesTravelSocial Behaviour


Immigrants’ relative income and life satisfaction: comparison groups from a multi-generational perspective

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

MigrationIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSociologySocial Psychology


Intergenerational transmission and support for EU membership in the United Kingdom: the case of Brexit

Stuart Fox, Jennifer May Hampton, Esther Muddiman, Chris Taylor

PoliticsOlder PeoplePublic OpinionElections. Electoral BehaviourYoung PeopleLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesInternational Economic RelationsSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Understanding cultural omnivores: social and political attitudes

Tak Wing Chan

PsychologyEducationArtsSocial AttitudesSociologySocial Mobility


Does the religious context matter? The causal effect of religious diversity on individual life satisfaction in the UK

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

Social GroupsArea EffectsGeographyReligionEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial PsychologyRace Relations


Socioeconomic status and the structure of the self-concept

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

PsychologyDemographySocial StratificationSocial Psychology


The impact of bullying victimisation on mental wellbeing

Georgios Marios Chrysanthou, Chrysovalantis Vasilakis

PsychologyYoung PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial Psychology


Giving behaviours and social cohesion: how people who 'give' make better communities

Lorna Zischka

PsychologyWell BeingSocietiesSocial CapitalSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Youthquake? The mystery of the missing young voters

Stuart Fox

PoliticsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesSurveys


'The Eastern Europeans are taking all the Asian jobs': ethnic minority support for Brexit

Neema Begum

PoliticsSocial GroupsPublic OpinionPsychologyElections. Electoral BehaviourDemographyLabour MarketEconomicsEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations