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Can clean air make you happy? Examining the effect of nitrogen dioxide (NO2) on life satisfaction

Sarah J. Knight, Peter Howley

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsGeographyScience And TechnologyWell BeingHealth


Novel blood pressure locus and gene discovery using GWAS and expression datasets from blood and the kidney

Louise Wain, Ahmad Vaez, Rick Jansen, Roby Joehanes, Peter J. van der Most, A. Mesut Erzurumluoglu, Paul O'Reilly, Claudia P. Cabrera, Helen R. Warren, Lynda M. Rose

Science And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Digital television: impact on cognitive development, educational inequality and habits

Adrian Nieto

Information And Communication TechnologiesArea EffectsTime UseGeographyScience And TechnologyYoung PeopleEducationChild Development


Genome-wide association analyses for lung function and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease identify new loci and potential druggable targets

Louise V. Wain, Nick Shrine, María Soler Artigas, A. Mesut Erzurumluoglu, Boris Noyvert, L. Bossini-Castillo, M. Obeidat, A. P. Henry, M. A . Portelli, R. J. Hall

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Genome-wide association analysis identifies novel blood pressure loci and offers biological insights into cardiovascular risk

Helen R. Warren, Evangelos Evangelou, Claudia P. Cabrera, He Gao, Meixia Ren, Borbala Mifsud, Ioanna Ntalla, Praveen Surendran, Chunyu Liu, James P. Cook

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


The role of the internet in shaping young adults’ attitude, travel choices, and sustainable lifestyles: a longitudinal perspective

Guoqiang Wu, Jinhyun Hong, Piyushimita Vonu Thakuriah

Environmental SociologyInformation And Communication TechnologiesPsychologyYoung PeopleSocial AttitudesTravelSocial Behaviour


Social and political attitudes of people on low incomes

Allison Dunatchik, Malen Davies, Julia Griggs, Fatima Hussain, Curtis Jessop, Nancy Kelley, Hannah Morgan, Nilufer Rahim, Eleanor Taylor, Martin Wood

PoliticsPublic OpinionSocial ExclusionPovertySocial CapitalSocial AttitudesSocial Psychology


Assortative mating on educational attainment leads to genetic spousal resemblance for causal alleles

David Hugh-Jones, Karin J. H. Verweij, Beate St. Pourcain, Abdel Abdellaoui

Science And TechnologyEducationFamily Formation And DissolutionSocial StratificationBiologyGenetics


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


Trans-ancestry meta-analyses identify rare and common variants associated with blood pressure and hypertension

Praveen Surendran, Fotios Drenos, Robin Young, Helen Warren, James P. Cook, Alisa K. Manning, Niels Grarup, Xueling Sim, Daniel R. Barnes, Kate Witkowska

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


The Welsh Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge and behavioural spillover

Gregory Owen Thomas, Wouter Poortinga, Elena Sautkina

Environmental SociologyArea EffectsPsychologyEconomicsSocial AttitudesSocial Behaviour


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, Yvonne Kelly, Meena Kumari, Rebecca Lacey, Wendy Lu, Claire Mawditt

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthLife Course AnalysisSocial Behaviour


Social networking sites and employment status: an investigation based on Understanding Society data

John Mowbray, Robert Raeside, Hazel Hall, Peter Robertson

Information And Communication TechnologiesSocial NetworksScience And TechnologyInformation NetworksYoung PeopleLabour Market


How natural disasters can affect environmental concerns, risk aversion, and even politics: evidence from Fukushima and three European countries

Jan Goebel, Christian Krekel, Tim Tiefenbach, Nicolas R. Ziebarth

PoliticsEnvironmental SociologyScience And TechnologyEconomics


'White flight' or positive contact?: Local diversity and attitudes to immigration in Britain

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

PoliticsArea EffectsElections. Electoral BehaviourMigrationEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations


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


Effects of early life weather conditions on later life attitudes and outcomes

Joseph Gomes

GeographyScience And TechnologyChildbearing: FertilityLife Course Analysis


Heritability and genetic association analysis of two cognition phenotypes in white European adults

Delilah Zabaneh

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Using genome-wide data to examine the association between Body Mass Index (BMI) and sleep

Victoria Garfield

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Towards device agnostic survey design: challenges and opportunities for Understanding Society

Tim Hanson, Peter Matthews, Alexander Wenz

Science And TechnologySurvey Methodology


Cleaner nudges? Policy labels and investment decision-making

Ian Lange, Mirko Moro, Mohammad Mahbubur Rahman

Environmental SociologyOlder PeoplePsychologyScience And TechnologyHouseholdsWelfare BenefitsSocial Behaviour


Height-reducing variants and selection for short stature in Sardinia

Magdalena Zoledziewska, Carlo Sidore, Charleston W. K. Chiang, Serena Sanna, Antonella Mulas, Maristella Steri, Fabio Busonero, Joseph H. Marcus, Andrea Maschio, Diego Ortega Del Vecchyo

MedicineScience And TechnologyHealthBiologyGenetics


Time in mixed methods longitudinal research: working across written narratives and large scale panel survey data to investigate attitudes to volunteering

Rose Lindsey, Elizabeth Metcalfe, Rosalind Edwards

ResearchSocial CapitalLife Course AnalysisSocial AttitudesSurveys


Educational aspirations and attitudes over the business cycle

Mark P. Taylor, Tina Rampino

Young PeopleEducationHouseholdsSocial Attitudes


Changing places

Eric Kaufmann, Gareth Harris

DemographyMigrationSocial ChangeEthnic GroupsSocial AttitudesRace Relations