Catherine E Ross

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disorder, psychophysiological distress, and health
    Terrence D Hill
    Department of Sociology, 336 Burdine Hall, University of Texas, University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78712 1008, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:170-86. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Age and the balance of emotions
    Catherine E Ross
    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2391-400. 2008
  3. pmc Education and the gender gaps in health and mortality
    Catherine E Ross
    Sociology Department, University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA
    Demography 49:1157-83. 2012
  4. pmc Collective threat, trust, and the sense of personal control
    Catherine E Ross
    University of Texas, Austin, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 52:287-96. 2011
  5. pmc The interaction of personal and parental education on health
    Catherine E Ross
    Sociology Department, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:591-9. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disorder, subjective alienation, and distress
    Catherine E Ross
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:49-64. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Education and psychological distress among older Chinese
    Catherine E Ross
    Sociology Department, University of Texas at Austin, 336 Burdine Hall, 1 University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    J Aging Health 20:273-89. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effect of education on depression: resource multiplication or resource substitution?
    Catherine E Ross
    University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1400-13. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Family relationships, social support and subjective life expectancy
    Catherine E Ross
    Department of Sociology, Burdine Hall 336, University of Texas, 1 University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78712 1008, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:469-89. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression, parenthood, and age at first birth
    John Mirowsky
    Department of Sociology, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1352, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1281-98. 2002

Research Grants

  1. Education, Resource Substitution, and Health
    Catherine Ross; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Reconceptualizing Socioeonomic Status and Health
    Catherine E Ross; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disorder, psychophysiological distress, and health
    Terrence D Hill
    Department of Sociology, 336 Burdine Hall, University of Texas, University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78712 1008, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:170-86. 2005
    ..The outcome is poor health. This model is supported using data from the Welfare, Children, and Families project, a sample of 2,402 disadvantaged women in disadvantaged neighborhoods in Chicago, Boston, and San Antonio...
  2. doi request reprint Age and the balance of emotions
    Catherine E Ross
    University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:2391-400. 2008
    ..This paper examines results from the emotions module of the 1996 U.S. General Social Survey and finds support for the idea that age is associated with a shift from negative to positive and from active to passive emotions...
  3. pmc Education and the gender gaps in health and mortality
    Catherine E Ross
    Sociology Department, University of Texas, Austin, TX, USA
    Demography 49:1157-83. 2012
    ..Because women report worse health but men's mortality is higher, education closes the gender gap in both health and mortality...
  4. pmc Collective threat, trust, and the sense of personal control
    Catherine E Ross
    University of Texas, Austin, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 52:287-96. 2011
    ..Powerlessness and mistrust in turn are distressing, increasing levels of anxiety, anger, and depression...
  5. pmc The interaction of personal and parental education on health
    Catherine E Ross
    Sociology Department, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 72:591-9. 2011
    ..Finally, as the poorly educated age, the negative health effects of their parents' low educational attainment get worse...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disorder, subjective alienation, and distress
    Catherine E Ross
    Department of Sociology, University of Texas, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 50:49-64. 2009
    ..Normlessness reflects neighborhood disorder but it appears to have little influence on distress. Social isolation has trade-offs in its connections to neighborhood disorder and to distress...
  7. doi request reprint Education and psychological distress among older Chinese
    Catherine E Ross
    Sociology Department, University of Texas at Austin, 336 Burdine Hall, 1 University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    J Aging Health 20:273-89. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in the effect of education on depression: resource multiplication or resource substitution?
    Catherine E Ross
    University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:1400-13. 2006
    ..Growth curve analyses of depression vectors confirm the resource substitution pattern. The adulthood life course pattern of depression levels and changes depends more strongly on education for women than for men...
  9. ncbi request reprint Family relationships, social support and subjective life expectancy
    Catherine E Ross
    Department of Sociology, Burdine Hall 336, University of Texas, 1 University Station A1700, Austin, TX 78712 1008, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:469-89. 2002
    ..Feeling that you have someone who would care for you if sick appears to increase the sense of security about surviving future health crises, thereby increasing one's perceived inventory of the essential property--life itself...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression, parenthood, and age at first birth
    John Mirowsky
    Department of Sociology, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1352, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1281-98. 2002
    ..For women, health consequences limit the emotional benefits of prolonged delay of the first birth...
  11. ncbi request reprint Creative work and health
    John Mirowsky
    Sociology Department, University of Texas at Austin, TX 78712 0118, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:385-403. 2007
    ..Education reduces the amount of autonomy lost in employment. Managerial authority and occupational attributes influence autonomy and creativity but otherwise have little or no association with health...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measurement for a human science
    John Mirowsky
    Department of Sociology, Ohio State University, 300 Bricker Hall, 190 North Oval Mall, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1353, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:152-70. 2002
    ..Using diagnoses to measure mental health presents a reified image of hidden disease knowable and manageable only by trained professionals--beyond the capacity of the suffering individuals to understand and control...

Research Grants4

  1. Education, Resource Substitution, and Health
    Catherine Ross; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will model the changes in health with subsequent and concurrent change models, structural equation models with latent factors, self-amplifying latent curve models, and multilevel models. ..
  2. Reconceptualizing Socioeonomic Status and Health
    Catherine E Ross; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results may suggest ways of decreasing health disparities, preventing health problems among residents of disadvantaged neighborhoods, and improving public health. ..