David P Baker

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc An envisioned bridge: schooling as a neurocognitive developmental institution
    David P Baker
    Department of Education Policy Studies, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, United States
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 2:S6-17. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Facts, attitudes, and health reasoning about HIV and AIDS: explaining the education effect on condom use among adults in sub-Saharan Africa
    David P Baker
    Population Research Institute and Department of Education Policy, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16801, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1319-27. 2011
  3. pmc Understanding the association between maternal education and use of health services in Ghana: exploring the role of health knowledge
    Emily Smith Greenaway
    Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 44:733-47. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Non-linear education gradient across the nutrition transition: mothers' overweight and the population education transition
    Haram Jeon
    1Education Policy Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 300 Rackley, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Public Health Nutr 18:3172-82. 2015
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of education effects on chronic disease: the causal dynamics of the Population Education Transition Curve
    William C Smith
    The Pennsylvania State University, Education Theory and Policy, 300 Rackley Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA Higher School of Economics, Institute of Education, Moscow 101000, Russia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 127:29-40. 2015

Collaborators

  • Paul J Eslinger
  • Daniel Salinas
  • William C Smith
  • Haram Jeon
  • Emily Smith Greenaway
  • Renata Horvatek
  • Emily Anderson
  • Juan Leon

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc An envisioned bridge: schooling as a neurocognitive developmental institution
    David P Baker
    Department of Education Policy Studies, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, United States
    Dev Cogn Neurosci 2:S6-17. 2012
    ..We propose that further integration of these literatures will provide a more ecologically valid context in which to investigate the evolving functional architecture of the contemporary brain...
  2. doi request reprint Facts, attitudes, and health reasoning about HIV and AIDS: explaining the education effect on condom use among adults in sub-Saharan Africa
    David P Baker
    Population Research Institute and Department of Education Policy, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 16801, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1319-27. 2011
    ..Future research on the causal mechanisms behind the association between education and HIV/AIDS prevention should focus how on schooling enhances the cognitive skills needed for health reasoning...
  3. pmc Understanding the association between maternal education and use of health services in Ghana: exploring the role of health knowledge
    Emily Smith Greenaway
    Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 44:733-47. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Non-linear education gradient across the nutrition transition: mothers' overweight and the population education transition
    Haram Jeon
    1Education Policy Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 300 Rackley, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Public Health Nutr 18:3172-82. 2015
    ..An inverted U-shaped curve is hypothesized to best describe the education-overweight association. It is also hypothesized that as the nutrition transition unfolds within nations the shape of education-overweight curve changes...
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of education effects on chronic disease: the causal dynamics of the Population Education Transition Curve
    William C Smith
    The Pennsylvania State University, Education Theory and Policy, 300 Rackley Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA Higher School of Economics, Institute of Education, Moscow 101000, Russia Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 127:29-40. 2015
    ....