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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


Investigating an age threshold for independence at postgraduate level: report to HEFCE

Paul Wakeling, Ann Berrington, Adriana Duta

Young PeoplePublic PolicyFinanceHigher Education


Educational differences in timing and quantum of childbearing in Britain: a study of cohorts born 1940−1969

Ann Berrington, Juliet Stone, Eva Beaujouan

DemographyChildbearing: FertilityHigher Education


Life at both ends of the ladder: education-based identification and its association with well-being and social attitudes

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

EducationWell BeingSocial CapitalSocial AttitudesHigher EducationSocial 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


Examining youth educational and occupational aspirations: sibling configuration and family background -PhD thesis-

Feifei Bu

Young PeopleEducationLabour MarketHigher EducationSocial Psychology


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

Caroline Carney

MedicineHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Stratification


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


Further analysis to value the health and educational benefits of sport and culture

Daniel Fujiwara, Laura Kudrna, Tom Cornwall, Kate Laffan, Paul Dolan

EducationEconomicsPublic PolicyGovernmentWell BeingHealthSportArtsHigher Education