JOSEPH RODGERS

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oklahoma
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social contagion, adolescent sexual behavior, and pregnancy: a nonlinear dynamic EMOSA model
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Dev Psychol 34:1096-113. 1998
  2. pmc Education and cognitive ability as direct, mediating, or spurious influences on female age at first birth: behavior genetic models fit to Danish twin data
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, 455 West Lindsey Street, Room 809, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
    AJS 114:S202-32. 2008
  3. pmc The cross-generational mother-daughter-aunt-niece design: establishing validity of the MDAN design with NLSY fertility variables
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Behav Genet 38:567-78. 2008
  4. pmc Multivariate Cholesky models of human female fertility patterns in the NLSY
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Behav Genet 37:345-61. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Did fertility go up after the Oklahoma City bombing? An analysis of births in metropolitan counties in Oklahoma, 1990-1999
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Demography 42:675-92. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Reformulating and simplifying the DF analysis model
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Behav Genet 35:211-7. 2005
  7. doi request reprint The epistemology of mathematical and statistical modeling: a quiet methodological revolution
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Am Psychol 65:1-12. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolving the debate over birth order, family size, and intelligence
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Am Psychol 55:599-612. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Behavior genetic modeling of human fertility: findings from a contemporary Danish Twin Study
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Demography 38:29-42. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint What causes birth order-intelligence patterns? The admixture hypothesis, revived
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, 455 West Lindsey, Room 705, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Am Psychol 56:505-10. 2001

Research Grants

  1. Biometrical Modeling of Fertility Using the NLSY
    JOSEPH RODGERS; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Social contagion, adolescent sexual behavior, and pregnancy: a nonlinear dynamic EMOSA model
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Dev Psychol 34:1096-113. 1998
    ..One finding was that, in the context of the authors' simplified model, adolescent girls have an approximately constant probability of pregnancy across age and time since virginity...
  2. pmc Education and cognitive ability as direct, mediating, or spurious influences on female age at first birth: behavior genetic models fit to Danish twin data
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, 455 West Lindsey Street, Room 809, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma 73019, USA
    AJS 114:S202-32. 2008
    ..Second, even in a natural laboratory sensitive to genetic variance in female fertility -- during demographic transition -- the variance in AFB was non-genetic, located instead within the shared environment...
  3. pmc The cross-generational mother-daughter-aunt-niece design: establishing validity of the MDAN design with NLSY fertility variables
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Behav Genet 38:567-78. 2008
    ..These shifts raise questions and provide motivation for future research using the MDAN and other cross-generational designs...
  4. pmc Multivariate Cholesky models of human female fertility patterns in the NLSY
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Behav Genet 37:345-61. 2007
    ..These patterns are suggestive of the types of gene-gene and gene-environment interactions for which we must account to better understand individual differences in fertility outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Did fertility go up after the Oklahoma City bombing? An analysis of births in metropolitan counties in Oklahoma, 1990-1999
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Demography 42:675-92. 2005
    ..In combination, these methods provide compelling support for a fertility response to the Oklahoma City bombing. Certain parts of each theory helped us organize and understand the pattern of results...
  6. ncbi request reprint Reformulating and simplifying the DF analysis model
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Behav Genet 35:211-7. 2005
    ..The new formulation explicitly resolves this issue. Finally, the new formulation estimates fewer parameters, and therefore improves estimation efficiency and statistical power...
  7. doi request reprint The epistemology of mathematical and statistical modeling: a quiet methodological revolution
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Am Psychol 65:1-12. 2010
    ..The epistemological basis of statistics has moved away from being a set of procedures, applied mechanistically, and moved toward building and evaluating statistical and scientific models...
  8. ncbi request reprint Resolving the debate over birth order, family size, and intelligence
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Am Psychol 55:599-612. 2000
    ..It appears that although low-IQ parents have been making large families, large families do not make low-IQ children in modern U.S. society. The apparent relation between birth order and intelligence has been a methodological illusion...
  9. ncbi request reprint Behavior genetic modeling of human fertility: findings from a contemporary Danish Twin Study
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Demography 38:29-42. 2001
    ..A bivariate analysis indicated significant shared genetic variance between NumCh and FirstTry...
  10. ncbi request reprint What causes birth order-intelligence patterns? The admixture hypothesis, revived
    J L Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, 455 West Lindsey, Room 705, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Am Psychol 56:505-10. 2001
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  11. ncbi request reprint Theory development should begin (but not end) with good empirical fits: a comment on Roberts and Pashler (2000)
    Joseph Lee Rodgers
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman 73019, USA
    Psychol Rev 109:599-604; discussion 605-7. 2002
    ..L. Rodgers & D. C. Rowe, 1993) that S. Roberts and H. Pashler criticized...
  12. doi request reprint Bootstrapping to test for nonzero population correlation coefficients using univariate sampling
    William Howard Beasley
    Department of Psychology, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019, USA
    Psychol Methods 12:414-33. 2007
    ..062. On the basis of these results, the authors suggest that the OI is preferable in alpha control to parametric approaches if the researcher believes the population is nonnormal and wishes to test for nonzero rhos of moderate size...
  13. ncbi request reprint Between nurture and nature: the shifting determinants of female fertility in Danish twin cohorts
    Hans Peter Kohler
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6299, USA
    Soc Biol 49:218-48. 2002
    ..Moreover, our results emphasize the need for socially and contextually informed analyses of nature and nurture that allow both factors to influence human reproductive behavior over time...
  14. ncbi request reprint Bio-social determinants of fertility
    Hans Peter Kohler
    Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104 6299, USA
    Int J Androl 29:46-53. 2006
    ..Moreover, genetic variance can change over short periods of time or across educational levels, specifically for females, and the relevance of genetic variance seems to increase during times of increasing reproductive choice...
  15. ncbi request reprint Testing descriptive hypotheses regarding sex differences in the development of conduct problems and delinquency
    Benjamin B Lahey
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 34:737-55. 2006
    ..Although more males followed a childhood-onset trajectory, there were few sex differences in the early childhood risk correlates of either delinquency trajectory...
  16. pmc Smoking during pregnancy and offspring externalizing problems: an exploration of genetic and environmental confounds
    Brian M D'Onofrio
    Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:139-64. 2008
    ..That is, the current analyses imply that important unidentified environmental factors account for the association between SDP and offspring externalizing problems, not teratogenic effects of SDP...
  17. pmc Specification, testing, and interpretation of gene-by-measured-environment interaction models in the presence of gene-environment correlation
    Paul J Rathouz
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Behav Genet 38:301-15. 2008
    ..We propose a statistical method for deriving and interpreting variance decompositions that are true to the fitted model...
  18. ncbi request reprint Did births decline in the United States after the enactment of no-fault divorce law?
    Paul A Nakonezny
    Center for Biostatistics and Clinical Science and the Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6363 Forest Park Rd, Suite 651, Dallas, TX 75235 8828, USA
    Soc Biol 50:188-200. 2003
    ..Generally, the group of 34 states had lower post no-fault birth rates than the group of 16 states...
  19. ncbi request reprint A multilevel approach to the relationship between birth order and intelligence
    Aaron L Wichman
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:117-27. 2006
    ..When hierarchical data structures, age variance of children, and within-family versus between-family variance sources are taken into account, previous research is seen in a new light...

Research Grants4

  1. Biometrical Modeling of Fertility Using the NLSY
    JOSEPH RODGERS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Potential moderators/mediators include education, family structure, and quality of the family environment. ..