Peggy McDonough

Summary

Affiliation: York University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Gender and health: reassessing patterns and explanations
    P McDonough
    Department of Sociology, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 52:547-59. 2001
  2. ncbi The social context of health selection: a longitudinal study of health and employment
    P McDonough
    Department of Sociology, York University, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 53:135-45. 2001
  3. ncbi Chronic stress and the social patterning of women's health in Canada
    Peggy McDonough
    Department of Sociology York University, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:767-82. 2002
  4. ncbi The influence of work, household structure, and social, personal and material resources on gender differences in health: an analysis of the 1994 Canadian National Population Health Survey
    Vivienne Walters
    Department of Sociology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:677-92. 2002
  5. ncbi Age and the gender gap in distress
    Peggy McDonough
    Department of Public Health Sciences, McMurrich Building, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1A8, Canada
    Women Health 38:1-20. 2003
  6. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in health dynamics: a comparison of Britain and the United States
    Peggy McDonough
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 70:251-60. 2010
  7. ncbi Falling short of the promise: poverty vulnerability in the United States and Britain, 1993-2003
    Diana Worts
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    AJS 116:232-71. 2010
  8. pmc Population health in Canada: a brief critique
    David Coburn
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 93:392-6. 2003
  9. ncbi Individualization, opportunity and jeopardy in American women's work and family lives: a multi-state sequence analysis
    Diana Worts
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 3M7 Electronic address
    Adv Life Course Res 18:296-318. 2013
  10. ncbi Social change and women's health
    Peggy McDonough
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Int J Health Serv 43:499-518. 2013

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi Gender and health: reassessing patterns and explanations
    P McDonough
    Department of Sociology, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 52:547-59. 2001
    ..These findings raise questions about a gendered, generalized health response to the vicissitudes of life and suggest the need for further theoretical and empirical exploration of "gendered" experiences and their pathways to health...
  2. ncbi The social context of health selection: a longitudinal study of health and employment
    P McDonough
    Department of Sociology, York University, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 53:135-45. 2001
    ..as well as the meaning of health states would be useful in further elucidating the social dimensions of health selection...
  3. ncbi Chronic stress and the social patterning of women's health in Canada
    Peggy McDonough
    Department of Sociology York University, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:767-82. 2002
    ..However, chronic stress was largely irrelevant to the pathways linking social roles to health. In fact, employed women and parents living with children enjoyed better health despite their greater stress...
  4. ncbi The influence of work, household structure, and social, personal and material resources on gender differences in health: an analysis of the 1994 Canadian National Population Health Survey
    Vivienne Walters
    Department of Sociology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:677-92. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi Age and the gender gap in distress
    Peggy McDonough
    Department of Public Health Sciences, McMurrich Building, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1A8, Canada
    Women Health 38:1-20. 2003
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed with particular reference to our ongoing efforts to understand health in the context of social structure and subjectivity...
  6. doi Socioeconomic inequalities in health dynamics: a comparison of Britain and the United States
    Peggy McDonough
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 70:251-60. 2010
    ..Moreover, the socioeconomic gradient in long-term health was steeper in the US, raising provocative questions about how state policies and practices may affect population health...
  7. ncbi Falling short of the promise: poverty vulnerability in the United States and Britain, 1993-2003
    Diana Worts
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    AJS 116:232-71. 2010
    ..Moreover, the British safety net appears to better protect those at risk...
  8. pmc Population health in Canada: a brief critique
    David Coburn
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Public Health 93:392-6. 2003
    ..The authors review the policy and practice implications of the Canadian population health model and point to alternative ways of viewing the determinants of health...
  9. ncbi Individualization, opportunity and jeopardy in American women's work and family lives: a multi-state sequence analysis
    Diana Worts
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5T 3M7 Electronic address
    Adv Life Course Res 18:296-318. 2013
    ....
  10. ncbi Social change and women's health
    Peggy McDonough
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    Int J Health Serv 43:499-518. 2013
    ..This approach lays the groundwork for more integrated and productive population-based research about how historical transformations may affect women's health...
  11. ncbi Social and economic consequences of workplace injury: a population-based study of workers in British Columbia, Canada
    JUDY A BROWN
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Ind Med 50:633-45. 2007
    ..Existing research suggests that workplace injuries can have significant economic and social consequences for workers; but there are no quantitative studies on complete populations...
  12. ncbi Histories of poverty and self-rated health trajectories
    Peggy McDonough
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 44:198-214. 2003
    ..Although increasing incomes were better for self-rated health than falling incomes, current economic circumstances did not erase the health effects of earlier poverty experiences...
  13. ncbi Time on my side? Life course trajectories of poverty and health
    Peggy McDonough
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ont, M5S 1A8, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 61:1795-808. 2005
    ..These different kinds of poverty affected self-rated health trajectories in distinct ways, but worked in concert with age, education and race to create gaps in initial health status that were constant over time...
  14. doi Welfare regimes, population health and health inequalities: a research synthesis
    Sarah Brennenstuhl
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 66:397-409. 2012
    ..This paper identifies and assesses empirical studies that explicitly use a welfare regime typology in comparative health research...
  15. ncbi Marital transitions and mental health: are there gender differences in the short-term effects of marital status change?
    Lisa Strohschein
    Department of Sociology, University of Alberta, 5 21 Tory Building, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6G 2H4
    Soc Sci Med 61:2293-303. 2005
    ..We discuss the implications of these findings for resolving competing explanations regarding psychological adjustment to marital change...
  16. pmc Self-rated health trajectories in the United States and the United Kingdom: a comparative study
    Amanda Sacker
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, England
    Am J Public Health 97:812-8. 2007
    ..We reviewed literature on comparative social policy and life course research and compared associations between health and socioeconomic circumstances during an 11-year period in the United States and the United Kingdom...
  17. pmc Optimal indicators of socioeconomic status for health research
    Mary C Daly
    Institute for Polict Research, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1151-7. 2002
    ..In this study we examined the relationship between indicators of socioeconomic status (SES) and mortality for a representative sample of individuals...
  18. ncbi Relationship between all-cause mortality and cumulative working life course psychosocial and physical exposures in the United States labor market from 1968 to 1992
    Benjamin C Amick
    Center for Society and Population Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, Texas, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:370-81. 2002
    ..To examine the relationship between cumulative exposures to psychosocial and physical work conditions and mortality in a nationally representative sample...