Kristi Williams

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Marital status, marital transitions, and health: a gendered life course perspective
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, 342 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:81-98. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The transition to widowhood and the social regulation of health: consequences for health and health risk behavior
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, 342 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S343-9. 2004
  3. pmc Marital quality, health, and aging: gender equity?
    Debra Umberson
    Department of Sociology, Burdine Hall 336, University of Texas, Austin, 1 University Station, A 1700, 78712, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:109-13. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Mothers' union histories and the mental and physical health of adolescents born to unmarried mothers
    Kristi Williams
    1The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:278-95. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Depression and the psychological benefits of entering marriage
    Adrianne Frech
    Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, 300 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:149-63. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The social structure, stress, and women's health
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 45:1099-118. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Has the future of marriage arrived? A contemporary examination of gender, marriage, and psychological well-being
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, 300 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:470-87. 2003

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Marital status, marital transitions, and health: a gendered life course perspective
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, 342 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:81-98. 2004
    ..Second, the strains of marital dissolution undermine the self-assessed health of men but not women. Finally, life course stage is as important as gender in moderating the effects of marital status and marital transitions on health...
  2. ncbi request reprint The transition to widowhood and the social regulation of health: consequences for health and health risk behavior
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, 342 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S343-9. 2004
    ..This study estimates the effects of the transition to widowhood on changes in the social regulation of health and examines the consequences of this association for health and health risk behavior following spousal death...
  3. pmc Marital quality, health, and aging: gender equity?
    Debra Umberson
    Department of Sociology, Burdine Hall 336, University of Texas, Austin, 1 University Station, A 1700, 78712, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 60:109-13. 2005
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Mothers' union histories and the mental and physical health of adolescents born to unmarried mothers
    Kristi Williams
    1The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 54:278-95. 2013
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Depression and the psychological benefits of entering marriage
    Adrianne Frech
    Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, 300 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:149-63. 2007
    ..What appear to be strong average benefits of marriage are actually highly dependent on a range of individual, interpersonal, and structural characteristics...
  6. ncbi request reprint The social structure, stress, and women's health
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Clin Obstet Gynecol 45:1099-118. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Has the future of marriage arrived? A contemporary examination of gender, marriage, and psychological well-being
    Kristi Williams
    Department of Sociology, 300 Bricker Hall, 190 N Oval Mall, Ohio State University, Columbus OH 43210, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:470-87. 2003
    ..Further, for men and women, occupying an unsatisfying marriage undermines psychological well-being to a similar extent--and, in some cases, to a greater extent--than exiting marriage or being continually unmarried...

Research Grants4

  1. Personal Relationships and Health Over the Life Course
    Kristi Williams; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. in 1986, 1989, and 1994. Latent growth curve models and OLS models with lagged dependent variables will be employed to address the specific aims of the study. ..
  2. Marriage and Cohabitation among Single Mothers: Consequences for Two Generations
    Kristi Williams; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The aging of the NLSY79 cohort provides an unprecedented opportunity to investigate the intergenerational consequences of union transitions for the health and well-being of single mothers and their offspring. ..
  3. Marriage and Cohabitation among Single Mothers: Consequences for Two Generations
    Kristi Williams; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The aging of the NLSY79 cohort provides an unprecedented opportunity to investigate the intergenerational consequences of union transitions for the health and well-being of single mothers and their offspring. ..