Scott Schieman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Job authority and health: unraveling the competing suppression and explanatory influences
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 2J4, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 69:1616-24. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Job-related resources and the pressures of working life
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 2J4 Electronic address
    Soc Sci Res 42:271-82. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Relational demography in the workplace and health: an analysis of gender and the subordinate-superordinate role-set
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 49:286-300. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of body weight among older adults: analyses of the intersection of gender, race, and socioeconomic status
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J4, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S415-23. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Relative body weight and psychological distress in late life: observations of gender and race comparisons
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 2J4, Canada
    J Aging Health 19:286-312. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Functional limitations and changes in levels of depression among older adults: a multiple-hierarchy stratification perspective
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S36-42. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The nature of work and the stress of higher status
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, 725 Spadina Ave, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 47:242-57. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disadvantage and anger among older adults: social comparisons as effect modifiers
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, ON
    J Health Soc Behav 47:156-72. 2006
  9. doi request reprint When hard times take a toll: the distressing consequences of economic hardship and life events within the family-work interface
    Marisa Young
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 53:84-98. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Boundary-spanning work demands and their consequences for guilt and psychological distress
    Paul Glavin
    University of Toronto, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 52:43-57. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Job authority and health: unraveling the competing suppression and explanatory influences
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 2J4, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 69:1616-24. 2009
    ..Moreover, they draw much-needed attention to the ways that suppression effects can broaden our understanding of workplace inequality, stress processes, and multiple health outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Job-related resources and the pressures of working life
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 2J4 Electronic address
    Soc Sci Res 42:271-82. 2013
    ..These findings help elaborate on the "resource" concept in the JD-R model and identify unique ways that such resources might contribute to the pressures of working life...
  3. ncbi request reprint Relational demography in the workplace and health: an analysis of gender and the subordinate-superordinate role-set
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 49:286-300. 2008
    ..We also outline ways that theoretical development in relational demography can be refined by a more specific focus on the demographic characteristics--especially gender--of the superordinate-subordinate role-set...
  4. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of body weight among older adults: analyses of the intersection of gender, race, and socioeconomic status
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J4, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S415-23. 2007
    ..We examine the effects of gender, race, and socioeconomic status (SES) on perceptions of body weight among older adults and the role of status-based differences in BMI in these processes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relative body weight and psychological distress in late life: observations of gender and race comparisons
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 2J4, Canada
    J Aging Health 19:286-312. 2007
    ..This study examines the association between relative body weight (measured with body mass index; BMI) and multiple forms of psychological distress and whether those associations are contingent on gender and race...
  6. ncbi request reprint Functional limitations and changes in levels of depression among older adults: a multiple-hierarchy stratification perspective
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S36-42. 2007
    ..A multiple-hierarchy stratification perspective framed the analyses of potential stratification-based contingencies of race, gender, and socioeconomic status...
  7. ncbi request reprint The nature of work and the stress of higher status
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, 725 Spadina Ave, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 47:242-57. 2006
    ..Although higher-status positions yield many rewards, such positions are not impervious to inter-role stress, and this stress may offset those rewards...
  8. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disadvantage and anger among older adults: social comparisons as effect modifiers
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, ON
    J Health Soc Behav 47:156-72. 2006
    ..We discuss the implications of our findings for the study of neighborhood context and health, underscoring interrelationships among inequality, social comparisons, and the stress process...
  9. doi request reprint When hard times take a toll: the distressing consequences of economic hardship and life events within the family-work interface
    Marisa Young
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 53:84-98. 2012
    ..We discuss how these findings refine and extend ideas of the stress process model, including complex predictions related to processes of stress-buffering, resource substitution, and role multiplication...
  10. doi request reprint Boundary-spanning work demands and their consequences for guilt and psychological distress
    Paul Glavin
    University of Toronto, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 52:43-57. 2011
    ..The findings underscore the importance of focusing on gender and emotions in work-family interface processes, as well as their implications for psychological health...
  11. ncbi request reprint Strains of singlehood in later life: do race and gender matter?
    Tetyana Pudrovska
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 8128 Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706 1393, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S315-22. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood problems and health among older adults: received and donated social support and the sense of mastery as effect modifiers
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 21742 1315, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S89-97. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint Stress, health, and the life course: some conceptual perspectives
    Leonard I Pearlin
    Department of Sociology, Art Sociology Building, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 1315, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:205-19. 2005
    ..Effective effort to close the systemic health gaps must recognize their structural underpinnings...
  14. ncbi request reprint The sense of mastery as a mediator and moderator in the association between economic hardship and health in late life
    Tetyana Pudrovska
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 8128 Social Science Building 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706 1393, USA
    J Aging Health 17:634-60. 2005
    ..This study examines the ways in which the sense of mastery modifies the association between economic hardship experienced at different life stages and late-life depression, anxiety, and physical symptoms...
  15. ncbi request reprint The relationship between age and depressive symptoms: a test of competing explanatory and suppression influences
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 14:260-85. 2002
    ..The objective is to examine competing explanatory and suppression influences on a negative, linear association between age and depressive symptoms...
  16. ncbi request reprint Gender role orientations and alcohol use among Moscow and Toronto adults
    Karen Van Gundy
    University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, United States
    Soc Sci Med 61:2317-30. 2005
    ..We suggest that a movement toward culturally sensitive policies that consider sex-specific social expectations and responses may contribute to improved health outcomes across nations...
  17. ncbi request reprint The life-course origins of mastery among older people
    Leonard I Pearlin
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, 2112 Art Sociology Building, College Park, MD 21742 1315, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:164-79. 2007
    ..Our analyses show that life-course mastery largely serves as the mediating channel through which individuals connect their past to their present...

Research Grants4

  1. Origins and Health Impact of Relational Conflict at Work
    Scott Schieman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By employing a wide lens to assess the entire role-set, we can investigate the potentially different sources and effects of conflict while accounting for the complexity of organizational and authority structures. ..