Author Archives: Social Science and Medicine

The architecture of support: The activation of preexisting ties and formation of new ties for…

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Elizabeth A.

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Anchoring contextual analysis in health policy and systems research: A narrative review of…

Publication date: May 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 133 Author(s): Asha George , Kerry Scott , Surekha Garimella , Shinjini Mondal , Rajani Ved , Kabir Sheikh Health committees, councils or boards (HCs) mediate between communities and health services in many health systems.

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Stress resilience in adolescence and subsequent antidepressant and anxiolytic medication in…

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Ayako Hiyoshi , Ruzan Udumyan , Walter Osika , Erik Bihagen , Katja Fall , Scott Montgomery It is unclear whether psychological resilience to stress in adolescence represents a persistent characteristic relevant to the subsequent risk for depression and anxiety in later adulthood.

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Is temporary employment a cause or consequence of poor mental health? A panel data analysis

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Chris Dawson , Michail Veliziotis , Gail Pacheco , Don J.

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Longitudinal interplay between posttraumatic stress symptoms and coping self-efficacy: A…

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Mark W.G.

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In fatal pursuit of immortal fame: Peer competition and early mortality of music composers

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Karol Jan Borowiecki , Georgios Kavetsos We investigate the impact of peer competition on longevity using a unique historical data set of 144 prominent music composers born in the 19th century.

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Separating boys and girls and increasing weight? Assessing the impacts of single-sex schools…

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Jaesung Choi , Hyunjoon Park , Jere R.

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Doubling up: A gift or a shame? Intergenerational households and parental depression of older…

Publication date: June 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 134 Author(s): Luis Aranda The Great Recession has brought along a rearrangement of living patterns both in the U.S.

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The impact of economic, political and social globalization on overweight and obesity in the 56…

Publication date: Available online 14 March 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Yevgeniy Goryakin , Tim Lobstein , W.Philip T.

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Puberty and perimenopause: Reproductive transitions and their implications for women’s health

Publication date: May 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 132 Author(s): Lindsay Till Hoyt , April M.

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“Surviving is not the same as living”: Cancer and Sobrevivencia in Puerto Rico

Publication date: May 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 132 Author(s): Karen E.

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Applying Health Locus of Control and Latent Class Modelling to food and physical activity…

Publication date: May 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 132 Author(s): José M.

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Exploring the limitations of age-based models for health care planning

Publication date: May 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine, Volume 132 Author(s): Thomas Mason , Matt Sutton , William Whittaker , Stephen Birch Health care decision makers are required to make planning decisions over a medium to long term planning horizon.

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Social welfare matters: A realist review of when, how, and why unemployment insurance impacts…

Publication date: Available online 14 March 2015 Source:Social Science & Medicine Author(s): Patricia O’Campo , Agnes Molnar , Edwin Ng , Emilie Renahy , Christiane Mitchell , Ketan Shankardass , Alexander St.

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