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Social capital and mental health among black and minority ethnic groups in the UK

Jordan Bamford, Gonnie Klabbers, Emma Curran, Michael Rosato

PsychologyEthnic GroupsWell BeingSocial CapitalHealthSocial Psychology


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


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


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

Jing Shen, Irena Kogan

MigrationIncome DynamicsEthnic GroupsWell BeingSociologySocial Psychology


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


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


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


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


Economic shocks on subjective well-being: re-assessing the determinants of life-satisfaction after the 2008 financial crisis

Aurelie Charles, Dongxu Wu, Zhongmin Wu

Social GroupsPsychologyEconomicsWell BeingFinanceSocial Psychology


Life satisfaction and the UK citizenship process: do tests and ceremonies enhance immigrants’ lives?

David Bartram

PoliticsLaw And LegislationMigrationWell Being


Shared partisanship, household norms and turnout: testing a relational theory of electoral participation

Edward Fieldhouse, David Cutts

PoliticsElections. Electoral BehaviourSocial CapitalSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Impacts of smoke-free public places legislation on inequalities in youth smoking uptake: study protocol for a secondary analysis of UK survey data

Philip Emeka Anyanwu, Peter Craig, Srinivasa Vittal Katikireddi, Michael James Green

Drug/Alcohol AbuseLaw And LegislationYoung PeopleHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Do environmental concerns affect commuting choices?: hybrid choice modelling with household survey data

Jennifer Roberts, Gurleen Popli, Rosemary J. Harris

Environmental SociologyPsychologyTransportCommutingSocial Psychology


Shared care after separation in the United Kingdom: limited data, limited practice?

Tina Haux, Stephen McKay, Ruth Cain

Law And LegislationLone ParentsHouseholdsPublic PolicyFamily Formation And DissolutionSurveysSocial Policy


Living apart together and cohabitation intentions in Great Britain

Rory Coulter, Yang Hu

Family Formation And DissolutionLife Course AnalysisSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


The inter-relationship of adolescent unhappiness and parental mental distress

Elizabeth Webb, Lidia Panico, Laia Bécares, Anne McMunn, Yvonne Kelly, Amanda Sacker

Young PeopleWell BeingSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


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

Lucinda Platt, Javier Polavieja

Young PeopleSociology Of HouseholdsSocial Psychology


Reliability and stability of the standard fear of crime indicator in a national panel over 14 years

Rainer Schnell, Marcel Noack

Area EffectsCrime And JusticePsychologySurvey MethodologySurveysSocial Psychology


Parents, siblings, or friends? Exploring life satisfaction among early adolescents

Deniz Yucel, Anastasia S. Vogt Yuan

Young PeopleWell BeingHealthSocial BehaviourSocial Psychology


Hungry? Food insecurity, social stigma and embarrassment in the UK

Kingsley Purdam, Elisabeth A. Garratt, Aneez Esmail

PovertyWelfare BenefitsHealthSociologySocial Psychology