Patrick Sharkey

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The effect of local violence on children's attention and impulse control
    Patrick T Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2287-93. 2012
  2. pmc Temporary integration, resilient inequality: race and neighborhood change in the transition to adulthood
    Patrick Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Demography 49:889-912. 2012
  3. pmc The acute effect of local homicides on children's cognitive performance
    Patrick Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11733-8. 2010
  4. pmc The legacy of disadvantage: multigenerational neighborhood effects on cognitive ability
    Patrick Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, New York 10012, USA
    AJS 116:1934-81. 2011
  5. pmc Neighborhood selection and the social reproduction of concentrated racial inequality
    Robert J Sampson
    Department of Sociology, William James Hall, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Demography 45:1-29. 2008
  6. pmc Durable effects of concentrated disadvantage on verbal ability among African-American children
    Robert J Sampson
    Department of Sociology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:845-52. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc The effect of local violence on children's attention and impulse control
    Patrick T Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:2287-93. 2012
    ..We examined whether the burden of violence in a child's community environment alters the child's behavior and functioning in the classroom setting...
  2. pmc Temporary integration, resilient inequality: race and neighborhood change in the transition to adulthood
    Patrick Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Demography 49:889-912. 2012
    ..Crucial to the reemergence of racial inequality in neighborhood environments is the process of "unselected" change, or change in neighborhood conditions that occurs around young adults after they move to a new neighborhood environment...
  3. pmc The acute effect of local homicides on children's cognitive performance
    Patrick Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11733-8. 2010
    ..Findings suggest the need for broader recognition of the impact that extreme acts of violence have on children across a neighborhood, regardless of whether the violence is witnessed directly...
  4. pmc The legacy of disadvantage: multigenerational neighborhood effects on cognitive ability
    Patrick Sharkey
    Department of Sociology, New York University, New York, New York 10012, USA
    AJS 116:1934-81. 2011
    ..A formal sensitivity analysis suggests that results are robust to unobserved selection bias...
  5. pmc Neighborhood selection and the social reproduction of concentrated racial inequality
    Robert J Sampson
    Department of Sociology, William James Hall, Harvard University, 33 Kirkland St, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Demography 45:1-29. 2008
    ..Selection and racially shaped hierarchies are thus mutually constituted and account for an apparent equilibrium of neighborhood inequality...
  6. pmc Durable effects of concentrated disadvantage on verbal ability among African-American children
    Robert J Sampson
    Department of Sociology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:845-52. 2008
    ..The results indicate that living in a severely disadvantaged neighborhood reduces the later verbal ability of black children on average by approximately 4 points, a magnitude that rivals missing a year or more of schooling...