S Schieman

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Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood problems and health among older adults: received and donated social support and the sense of mastery as effect modifiers
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 21742 1315, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S89-97. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Age variations in personal agency and self-esteem: the context of physical disability
    S Schieman
    University of Maryland, USA
    J Aging Health 13:155-85. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between age and depressive symptoms: a test of competing explanatory and suppression influences
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 14:260-85. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Age and anger
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2208, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 40:273-89. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Age, physical impairment, and symptoms of anxiety: a test of mediating and moderating factors
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2208, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 49:43-59. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Status, role, and resource explanations for age patterns in psychological distress
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, 2112 Art-Sociology Building, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742-1315, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 42:80-96. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Age, disability, and the sense of mastery
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Florida 33124 2208, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 39:169-86. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Looking inward: introspectiveness, physical disability, and depression across the life course
    K Van Gundy
    Department of Sociology, University of New Hampshire, Horton Social Science Center, Durham 03824-3586, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 53:293-310. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender and AIDS-related psychosocial processes: a study of perceived susceptibility, social distance, and homophobia
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2208, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 10:264-77. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Education and the activation, course, and management of anger
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 41:20-39. 2000

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood problems and health among older adults: received and donated social support and the sense of mastery as effect modifiers
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 21742 1315, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 59:S89-97. 2004
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  2. ncbi request reprint Age variations in personal agency and self-esteem: the context of physical disability
    S Schieman
    University of Maryland, USA
    J Aging Health 13:155-85. 2001
    ..This study examines how age patterns in health control, self-efficacy, and self-esteem are influenced by age-correlated social status, health, personality, and social integration variables...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between age and depressive symptoms: a test of competing explanatory and suppression influences
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 14:260-85. 2002
    ..The objective is to examine competing explanatory and suppression influences on a negative, linear association between age and depressive symptoms...
  4. ncbi request reprint Age and anger
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2208, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 40:273-89. 1999
    ..Collectively, my findings show that the psychosocial and structural environment--experienced differently by age--influences the risk of anger...
  5. ncbi request reprint Age, physical impairment, and symptoms of anxiety: a test of mediating and moderating factors
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2208, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 49:43-59. 1999
    ..Other findings raise important questions about age, impairment, and the sense of mastery in the contest of healthcare and gender...
  6. ncbi request reprint Status, role, and resource explanations for age patterns in psychological distress
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, 2112 Art-Sociology Building, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742-1315, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 42:80-96. 2001
    ..Less education and retired status contribute to the old-age upturn. In sum, personal and social conditions have opposing influences on the parabolic relationship between age and distress...
  7. ncbi request reprint Age, disability, and the sense of mastery
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Florida 33124 2208, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 39:169-86. 1998
    ..Our findings reveal complex nonlinear and synergistic associations among age, disability, and the sense of mastery and raise provocative questions for future research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Looking inward: introspectiveness, physical disability, and depression across the life course
    K Van Gundy
    Department of Sociology, University of New Hampshire, Horton Social Science Center, Durham 03824-3586, USA
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 53:293-310. 2001
    ..Disabled respondents experience a more positive relationship between introspectiveness and depression; however, disabled respondents' poorer global health explains most of that pattern...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gender and AIDS-related psychosocial processes: a study of perceived susceptibility, social distance, and homophobia
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2208, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 10:264-77. 1998
    ..1995; Gillies, 1994)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Education and the activation, course, and management of anger
    S Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 41:20-39. 2000
    ..In sum, education organizes personal and social circumstances that influence anger-related processes...
  11. ncbi request reprint The life-course origins of mastery among older people
    Leonard I Pearlin
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, 2112 Art Sociology Building, College Park, MD 21742 1315, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:164-79. 2007
    ..Our analyses show that life-course mastery largely serves as the mediating channel through which individuals connect their past to their present...
  12. ncbi request reprint Relative body weight and psychological distress in late life: observations of gender and race comparisons
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 2J4, Canada
    J Aging Health 19:286-312. 2007
    ..This study examines the association between relative body weight (measured with body mass index; BMI) and multiple forms of psychological distress and whether those associations are contingent on gender and race...
  13. ncbi request reprint Functional limitations and changes in levels of depression among older adults: a multiple-hierarchy stratification perspective
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S36-42. 2007
    ..A multiple-hierarchy stratification perspective framed the analyses of potential stratification-based contingencies of race, gender, and socioeconomic status...
  14. ncbi request reprint The nature of work and the stress of higher status
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, 725 Spadina Ave, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 47:242-57. 2006
    ..Although higher-status positions yield many rewards, such positions are not impervious to inter-role stress, and this stress may offset those rewards...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood disadvantage and anger among older adults: social comparisons as effect modifiers
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, ON
    J Health Soc Behav 47:156-72. 2006
    ..We discuss the implications of our findings for the study of neighborhood context and health, underscoring interrelationships among inequality, social comparisons, and the stress process...
  16. ncbi request reprint The sense of mastery as a mediator and moderator in the association between economic hardship and health in late life
    Tetyana Pudrovska
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 8128 Social Science Building 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706 1393, USA
    J Aging Health 17:634-60. 2005
    ..This study examines the ways in which the sense of mastery modifies the association between economic hardship experienced at different life stages and late-life depression, anxiety, and physical symptoms...
  17. ncbi request reprint Stress, health, and the life course: some conceptual perspectives
    Leonard I Pearlin
    Department of Sociology, Art Sociology Building, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742 1315, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:205-19. 2005
    ..Effective effort to close the systemic health gaps must recognize their structural underpinnings...
  18. ncbi request reprint Strains of singlehood in later life: do race and gender matter?
    Tetyana Pudrovska
    Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 8128 Social Science Building, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706 1393, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:S315-22. 2006
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender role orientations and alcohol use among Moscow and Toronto adults
    Karen Van Gundy
    University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH, United States
    Soc Sci Med 61:2317-30. 2005
    ..We suggest that a movement toward culturally sensitive policies that consider sex-specific social expectations and responses may contribute to improved health outcomes across nations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of body weight among older adults: analyses of the intersection of gender, race, and socioeconomic status
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, 725 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J4, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 62:S415-23. 2007
    ..We examine the effects of gender, race, and socioeconomic status (SES) on perceptions of body weight among older adults and the role of status-based differences in BMI in these processes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relational demography in the workplace and health: an analysis of gender and the subordinate-superordinate role-set
    Scott Schieman
    Department of Sociology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Health Soc Behav 49:286-300. 2008
    ..We also outline ways that theoretical development in relational demography can be refined by a more specific focus on the demographic characteristics--especially gender--of the superordinate-subordinate role-set...