sociology

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Summary: A social science dealing with group relationships, patterns of collective behavior, and social organization.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The nursing contribution to qualitative research in palliative care 1990-1999: a critical evaluation
    Chris Bailey
    Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care Studies, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, Surrey, UK
    J Adv Nurs 40:48-60. 2002
  2. ncbi Presidential address. The nexus: where science meets society
    Shirley Ann Jackson
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
    Science 310:1634-9. 2005
  3. ncbi The intellectuals and capitalism
    Philippe Fontaine
    UMR CNRS EconomiX and Ecole normale supérieure de Cachan, France
    Br J Sociol 57:189-94. 2006
  4. ncbi Power and action in critical theory across disciplines: implications for critical community psychology
    Heather Davidson
    Peabody College, Vanderbilt University, Box 90, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:35-49. 2006
  5. pmc A glossary for the social epidemiology of work organisation: part 3, terms from the sociology of labour markets
    W C Hadden
    CAMH, Social Equity and Health Section, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:6-8. 2007
  6. ncbi Of pride and prejudice: the role of sociology and social networks in integrating the health sciences
    Bernice A Pescosolido
    Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 1022 E Third Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:189-208. 2006
  7. pmc Novel opportunities for computational biology and sociology in drug discovery
    Lixia Yao
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Trends Biotechnol 28:161-70. 2010
  8. ncbi Critical issues in the history, philosophy, and sociology of astrobiology
    Steven J Dick
    National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, USA
    Astrobiology 12:906-27. 2012
  9. ncbi Defining the public, defining sociology: hybrid science-public relations and boundary-work in early American sociology
    Michael S Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0533, USA
    Public Underst Sci 18:5-22. 2009
  10. ncbi How can we help? From "sociology in" to "sociology of" bioethics
    Raymond de Vries
    School of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 32:279-92, 191. 2004

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  1. ncbi The nursing contribution to qualitative research in palliative care 1990-1999: a critical evaluation
    Chris Bailey
    Centre for Cancer and Palliative Care Studies, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, Surrey, UK
    J Adv Nurs 40:48-60. 2002
    ..However, questions remain about what criteria are most appropriate for evaluating qualitative research. To date, little systematic evaluation of qualitative research in palliative care has been conducted...
  2. ncbi Presidential address. The nexus: where science meets society
    Shirley Ann Jackson
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
    Science 310:1634-9. 2005
  3. ncbi The intellectuals and capitalism
    Philippe Fontaine
    UMR CNRS EconomiX and Ecole normale supérieure de Cachan, France
    Br J Sociol 57:189-94. 2006
  4. ncbi Power and action in critical theory across disciplines: implications for critical community psychology
    Heather Davidson
    Peabody College, Vanderbilt University, Box 90, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:35-49. 2006
    ..We discuss the implications of this state of affairs for the development of a more critical community psychology...
  5. pmc A glossary for the social epidemiology of work organisation: part 3, terms from the sociology of labour markets
    W C Hadden
    CAMH, Social Equity and Health Section, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:6-8. 2007
  6. ncbi Of pride and prejudice: the role of sociology and social networks in integrating the health sciences
    Bernice A Pescosolido
    Department of Sociology, Indiana University, 1022 E Third Street, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:189-208. 2006
    ..Existing efforts raise concerns about how a panorama of influences can be considered simultaneously. Sociology's view of contexts as social network structures that shape and are shaped in social interaction offers one key ..
  7. pmc Novel opportunities for computational biology and sociology in drug discovery
    Lixia Yao
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Center for Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Trends Biotechnol 28:161-70. 2010
    ..Attention to these opportunities could promise punctuated advance and will complement the well-established computational work on which drug discovery currently relies...
  8. ncbi Critical issues in the history, philosophy, and sociology of astrobiology
    Steven J Dick
    National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, USA
    Astrobiology 12:906-27. 2012
    ..life, this paper identifies and examines some of the most important issues in the history, philosophy, and sociology of what is today known as astrobiology...
  9. ncbi Defining the public, defining sociology: hybrid science-public relations and boundary-work in early American sociology
    Michael S Evans
    Department of Sociology, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0533, USA
    Public Underst Sci 18:5-22. 2009
    ..The case study is an episode in the development of early American sociology. In response to the dual challenge of credibility set up by the conflict between religious Baconian science and ..
  10. ncbi How can we help? From "sociology in" to "sociology of" bioethics
    Raymond de Vries
    School of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA
    J Law Med Ethics 32:279-92, 191. 2004
    b>Sociology and bioethics have an uneasy relationship. Bioethicists find sociology helpful for describing and analyzing ethical issues, but they are less enthusiastic when bioethics becomes the subject of sociological scrutiny...
  11. ncbi Outcomes in the sociology of mental health and illness: where have we been and where are we going?
    Allan V Horwitz
    Department of Sociology, Institute of Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:143-51. 2002
    ..The papers in this symposium that follow provide more detailed analyses of each of these issues...
  12. ncbi Public bioethics and publics: consensus, boundaries, and participation in biomedical science policy
    Susan E Kelly
    University of Louisville, USA
    Sci Technol Human Values 28:339-64. 2003
    ..The theoretical discussion is examined in the case of the U.S. Human Embryo Research Panel...
  13. ncbi The categorical versus dimensional assessment controversy in the sociology of mental illness
    Ronald C Kessler
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Suite 215, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:171-88. 2002
    ..The paper closes with an argument for the tandem use of categorical and dimensional assessments in future sociological research...
  14. ncbi Commentary: answers and questions in the sociology of mental health
    Carol S Aneshensel
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Box 951772, 650 Young Drive South, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 43:236-46. 2002
    ..Although these papers present diverse and sometimes conflicting perspectives, collectively they demonstrate that no one approach to outcomes is best for all research questions...
  15. doi The salience of neighborhood: some lessons from sociology
    STEPHEN A MATTHEWS
    Am J Prev Med 34:257-9. 2008
  16. ncbi Towards a sociology of knowledge translation: the importance of being dis-interested in knowledge translation
    Simon C Kitto
    Department of Surgery, Wilson Centre, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 17:289-99. 2012
    ..A Sociology of KT (SKT) is proposed to complement the applied and evaluative research practice of implementing planned ..
  17. ncbi Drug treatment in contemporary anthropology and sociology
    G Hunt
    Institute for Scientific Analysis, Alameda, Calif 94501, USA
    Eur Addict Res 5:126-32. 1999
    ..Their perspective on the processes or efficacy of treatment is rarely sought. The concept of drug treatment as necessarily beneficial to clients is questioned in this paper...
  18. ncbi Sociology. Experimental macro sociology: predicting the next best seller
    Peter Hedström
    Nuffield College, University of Oxford, New Road, Oxford OX1 1NF, UK
    Science 311:786-7. 2006
  19. ncbi Sociology and behaviour of West African blood donors: the impact of religion on human immunodeficiency virus infection
    J P Allain
    Division of Transfusion Medicine, Department of Haematology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Vox Sang 87:233-40. 2004
    ..Considering the social importance of religion and the very high level of religious practice observed in Ghana, the hypothesis that these factors may play a role in containing HIV was tested...
  20. ncbi Trust and the sociology of the professions
    Peter P Groenewegen
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht
    Eur J Public Health 16:3-4. 2006
  21. ncbi Critical race theory speaks to the sociology of mental health: mental health problems produced by racial stratification
    Tony N Brown
    Department of Sociology, 2301 Vanderbilt Place, VU Station B, Box 351811, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee 37235 1811, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:292-301. 2003
    The sociology of mental health focuses on the epidemiology, etiology, correlates, and consequences of mental health (i.e...
  22. ncbi Life in the fast lane? Towards a sociology of technology and time
    Judy Wajcman
    Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University
    Br J Sociol 59:59-77. 2008
    ..Without this, we will continue to have difficulty distinguishing social science from science fiction...
  23. ncbi Sociology. Making connections
    Karen Heyman
    Science 313:604-6. 2006
  24. ncbi How sociology can save bioethics . . . maybe
    Jose Lopez
    Sociology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Sociol Health Illn 26:875-96. 2004
    ..Once bioethics is redescribed as a discursive formation, the paper explores the challenges and obstacles that sociology and ethnography face in their attempt to open up a space for themselves in bioethics...
  25. ncbi Positivism in sociological research: USA and UK (1966-1990)
    C David Gartrell
    Department of Sociology, University of Victoria
    Br J Sociol 53:639-57. 2002
    ..The results raise questions about the relationship between theory and research and about sociologists' philosophies of science...
  26. ncbi A literature on cosmopolitanism: an overview
    Ulrich Beck
    Department of Sociology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munich
    Br J Sociol 57:153-64. 2006
  27. ncbi Who's a public intellectual?
    George Ritzer
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
    Br J Sociol 57:209-13. 2006
  28. ncbi The meaning of being a perioperative nurse
    H O Sigurösson
    Landspitali University Hospital, Reykjavik, Iceland
    AORN J 74:202, 205-8, 211-7. 2001
    ..The meaning of being a perioperative nurse for these nurses was identified as a struggle to make sense of their existence in the OR...
  29. ncbi The racial threat
    Patricia Hill Collins
    Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
    Br J Sociol 57:205-8. 2006
  30. ncbi British sociology and public intellectuals: consumer society and imperial decline
    Bryan S Turner
    Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore
    Br J Sociol 57:169-88. 2006
    The following is the lecture given for the BJS 2005 Public Sociology Debate given at the London School of Economics and Political Science on ll October 2005...
  31. ncbi Comment on Bryan S. Turner, 'British sociology and public intellectuals: consumer society and imperial decline'
    Neil Smelser
    Department of Sociology, University of Berkeley, USA
    Br J Sociol 57:215-7. 2006
  32. ncbi Comments on Turner
    David Frisby
    Department of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
    Br J Sociol 57:195-8. 2006
  33. ncbi G. H. Mead in the history of sociological ideas
    Filipe Carreira da Silva
    University of Coimbra, Portugal
    J Hist Behav Sci 42:19-39. 2006
    My aim is to discuss the history of the reception of George Herbert Mead's ideas in sociology. After discussing the methodological debate between presentism and historicism, I address the interpretations of those responsible for Mead's ..
  34. ncbi George Herbert Mead and the Allen controversy at the University of Wisconsin
    Gary A Cook
    Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 43:45-67. 2007
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  35. ncbi Strategic self-marginalization: the case of psychoanalysis
    Jaap Bos
    University of Utrecht, Department of Interdisciplinary Social Science, The Netherlands
    J Hist Behav Sci 41:207-24. 2005
    ..Our aim is to show that marginalization and self-marginalization serve interpersonal, social, and professional strategies...
  36. ncbi The promise of public sociology
    Craig Calhoun
    Sociology, New York University, USA
    Br J Sociol 56:355-63; discussion 417-32. 2005
  37. ncbi [Pertinence of the Elias approach in history of medicine]
    Alexandre Wenger
    Universite de Geneve, Institut d histoire de la médecine et la santé CMU, Case postale 1211 Genève 4, Switzerland
    Hist Philos Life Sci 25:515-29. 2003
    ..This article aims to show that Elias' 'Sociology of configurations' proposed an original point of view on Longue Durée in history...
  38. ncbi Beyond war and military medicine: social factors in the development of prosthetics
    Jeffrey S Reznick
    American Occupational Therapy Foundation, Bethesda, MD 20824, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:188-93. 2008
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  39. ncbi What is the canonical theory of assimilation?
    Peter Kivisto
    Augustana College
    J Hist Behav Sci 40:149-63. 2004
    Throughout the past century, assimilation has been the hegemonic theory of ethnic group relations in sociology, and Robert E...
  40. ncbi Anomie in the metropolis: the city of American sociology and psychiatry
    Hans Pols
    Unit for History and Philosophy of Science, University of Sydney, Australia
    Osiris 18:194-211. 2003
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  41. ncbi What does "The discovery of grounded theory" have to say to medical education?
    Ilene Harris
    Office of Education Educational Development and Research, MMC 293, 420 Delaware St SE, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis MN 55455, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 8:49-61. 2003
  42. ncbi Imagining The Sociological Imagination: the biographical context of a sociological classic
    John D Brewer
    Department of Sociology, University of Aberdeen
    Br J Sociol 55:317-33. 2004
    ..This approach is adopted in order to display the intersection between biography and sociology in Mills's life and career, a feature that he made a central part of sociology's promise...
  43. ncbi Bookmarks for public sociologists
    Amitai Etzioni
    The George Washington University, USA
    Br J Sociol 56:373-8; discussion 417-32. 2005
  44. ncbi Who will speak, and who will listen? Comments on Burawoy and public sociology
    John Scott
    Sociology, University of Essex
    Br J Sociol 56:405-9. 2005
  45. ncbi The rise of Soviet sociolinguistics from the ashes of Völkerpsychologie
    Craig Brandist
    University of Sheffield, UK
    J Hist Behav Sci 42:261-77. 2006
    ..By the end of the 1920s, völkerpsychologische ideas were subsumed into a new and progressive form of sociological linguistics...
  46. pmc Minority group status and healthful aging: social structure still matters
    Jacqueline L Angel
    School of Public Affairs and Department of Sociology, Population Research Center, University of Texas, Austin 78713 8925, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1152-9. 2006
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  47. ncbi [Scientific vocation, political vocation... in public health]
    Fernando G Benavides
    Catedrático de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Espana
    Gac Sanit 22:81-2. 2008
  48. ncbi Notes towards a renaissance in British sociology: a response to Turner
    Steve Fuller
    Department of Sociology, University of Warwick, UK
    Br J Sociol 57:199-204. 2006
  49. ncbi Interpersonal trust and voluntary associations: examining three approaches
    Helmut Anheier
    Centre for Civil Society, The London School of Economics and Political Science
    Br J Sociol 53:343-62. 2002
    ..between interpersonal trust and membership in voluntary associations is a persistent research finding in sociology. What is more, the notion of trust has become a central issue in current social science theorizing covering such ..
  50. ncbi More than a leap of faith: the impact of biological and religious correlates on reproductive behavior
    Ariane Kemkes-Grottenthaler
    Institute of Anthropology, Johannes Gutenberg University, 55099 Mainz, Germany
    Hum Biol 75:705-27. 2003
    ..e., differential parental age at marriage or birth, different parity progression regimes, differences in median interpregnancy interval, as well as highly variable sibship size within the denominational groups)...
  51. ncbi Sociology, history, and philosophy in the Research Quarterly
    George H Sage
    Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Northern Colorado, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 76:S88-107. 2005
    The accounts of our subdiscipline's contributions to The Research Quarterly are similar. Sociology, history, and philosophy operate at some distance from the biological sciences...
  52. ncbi Robert K. Merton (4 July 1910 - 23 February 2003)
    Gerald Holton
    Harvard University
    Proc Am Philos Soc 148:505-17. 2004
    Robert K. Merton, one of the greatest sociologists of our time, and the doyen of the sociology of science, died in Manhattan on 23 February 2003, at the age of ninety-two...
  53. ncbi The life and career of Paul MacLean. a journey toward neurobiological and social harmony
    Kelly G Lambert
    Department of Psychology, Copley Science Center, Randolph Macon College, P O Box 5005, Ashland, VA 23005, USA
    Physiol Behav 79:343-9. 2003
    ..MacLean's neuroevolutionary perspective and appreciation of the complexity and evolutionary significance of social systems offer valuable insights into the contemporary fields of behavioral neuroscience and biological psychiatry...
  54. ncbi "He sees the development of children's concepts upon a background of sociology": Jean Piaget's honorary degree at Harvard University in 1936
    Yeh Hsueh
    Educational Psychology and Research, University of Memphis, Ball Hall, TN, USA
    Hist Psychol 7:20-44. 2004
    ..It suggests that embodied in Harvard's honor of Piaget in 1936 was an idealistic act in social designing for a future society...
  55. ncbi Thinking through war: the social thought of Richard T. Ely, John R. Commons, and Edward A. Ross during the First World War
    D L Herzberg
    University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
    J Hist Behav Sci 37:123-41. 2001
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  56. pmc Profile of Robert J. Sampson
    Melissa Marino
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:842-4. 2008
  57. ncbi When ecology and sociology meet: the contributions of Edward A. Ross
    Matthias Gross
    Bielefeld s Institute for Science and Technology Studies, Bielefeld University, Germany
    J Hist Behav Sci 38:27-42. 2002
    Edward A. Ross, a key figure in the early history of American sociology, developed a conceptualization of natural and social changes of the material environment that is virtually forgotten today...
  58. ncbi Global generations: social change in the twentieth century
    June Edmunds
    Development Studies, University of Cambridge
    Br J Sociol 56:559-77. 2005
    The concept of generation within sociology has until recently been a marginal area of interest...
  59. ncbi Integrating social science and design inquiry through interdisciplinary design charrettes: an approach to participatory community problem solving
    Sharon E Sutton
    Department of Architecture and Urban Design, Center for Environment Education and Design Studies, CEEDS, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 5720, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:125-39. 2006
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  60. ncbi Cultural competence in interdisciplinary collaborations: a method for respecting diversity in research partnerships
    Stephanie M Reich
    Department of Psychology and Human Development, Center for Evaluation and Program Improvement, Vanderbilt University, 1212 21st Ave, 3rd Floor, Nashville, TN 37203, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:51-62. 2006
    ..Through awareness of one's own disciplinary culture and sensitivity to others, interdisciplinary research and practice may provide creative solutions to important problems...
  61. ncbi Toward a science of transdisciplinary action research
    Daniel Stokols
    Department of Planning, Policy, and Design, School of Social Ecology, University of California, 206 C Social Ecology I Building, Irvine, 92612, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:63-77. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi Community-based interdisciplinary research: introduction to the special issue
    Kenneth I Maton
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 21250, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:1-7. 2006
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  63. ncbi At a crossroad: standing still and moving forward
    Janet L Smith
    Urban Planning and Policy Program, College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago, 412 S Peoria Street, MC348, 60607, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:23-5. 2006
    ..This paper aims to offer insight and guidance to proponents of interdisciplinary research in the community psychology field by drawing on experiences in urban studies, which shares similar origins and interdisciplinary claims...
  64. ncbi Community psychology at the crossroads: prospects for interdisciplinary research
    Kenneth I Maton
    Psychology Department, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 21250, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:9-21. 2006
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  65. ncbi External, not internal challenges to interdisciplinary research
    Marybeth Shinn
    Department of Psychology and Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University, 6 Washington Place, Room 275, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 38:27-9. 2006
    ..It supports their discussion of external challenges, and comments on the efforts they suggest to further interdisciplinary work...
  66. pmc Measuring contextual characteristics for community health
    Marianne M Hillemeier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6500, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1645-717. 2003
    ..To conceptualize and measure community contextual influences on population health and health disparities...
  67. ncbi On being comfortable with being uncomfortable: centering an Africanist vision in our gateway to global health
    Collins O Airhihenbuwa
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:31-42. 2007
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  68. ncbi Ideal types, stereotypes and classes
    Kenneth Prandy
    Cardiff University School of Social Sciences
    Br J Sociol 53:583-601. 2002
    ..An alternative 'research programme' to that of class analysis is presented, based on measures of stratification arrangements that are more closely linked to the reproducing structure of inequalities...
  69. ncbi On the relevance of ethnography for the production of public sociology and policy
    Diane Vaughan
    Sociology, Boston College, USA
    Br J Sociol 56:411-6; discussion 417-32. 2005
  70. ncbi Comments on Michael Buroway's ASA presidential address
    Christine Inglis
    Director of Multicultural and Migration Research Centre, University of Sydney
    Br J Sociol 56:383-6; discussion 417-32. 2005
  71. ncbi What is 'public sociology'? Why and how should it be made stronger?
    Ragnvald Kalleberg
    Department of Sociology and Human Geography, University of Oslo
    Br J Sociol 56:387-93; discussion 417-32. 2005
  72. ncbi 2004 American Sociological Association Presidential address: for public sociology*
    Michael Burawoy
    Department of Sociology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Br J Sociol 56:259-94. 2005
    Responding to the growing gap between the sociological ethos and the world we study, the challenge of public sociology is to engage multiple publics in multiple ways...
  73. ncbi Four sociologies, multiple roles
    Stella R Quah
    Sociology, National University of Singapore
    Br J Sociol 56:395-400. 2005
  74. ncbi Digging in the penumbra of master categories
    Saskia Sassen
    Sociology, University of Chicago, USA
    Br J Sociol 56:401-3. 2005
  75. ncbi A guarded welcome
    John A Hall
    Sociology, McGill University
    Br J Sociol 56:379-81. 2005
  76. ncbi Of bedpans and ivory towers? Nurse academics' identities and the sacred and profane: a Bernsteinian analysis and discussion paper
    Martin S McNamara
    UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems, UCD Health Sciences Centre, UCD Dublin, Belfield Dublin 4, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Nurs Stud 45:458-70. 2008
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  77. ncbi For public social science
    John Braithwaite
    Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University
    Br J Sociol 56:345-53. 2005
  78. ncbi Science against modernism: the relevance of the social theory of Michael Polanyi
    C Thorpe
    Department of Sociology, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Br J Sociol 52:19-35. 2001
    ..An understanding of the personal dimensions of trust and authority in science suggests practical limits to the position of Giddens on the disembedding of social relations and on the scepticism and reflexivity of modernity...
  79. ncbi Becky's legacy: personal and professional reflections on loss and hope
    James L Werth
    Department of Psychology, University of Akron, Akron, OH 44325 4301, USA
    Death Stud 29:687-736. 2005
    ..The author concludes with a set of "lessons learned" as a result of his relationship with Becky and going through the dying process with her and her family...
  80. ncbi [Medical research-ethics applied to social sciences: relevance, limits, issues and necessary adjustments]
    A Desclaux
    CReCSS Centre de recherche Cultures, santé, sociétés, Aix en Provence cedex
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot 101:77-84. 2008
    ..boards or ethics committees raises many problems in particular for researches in ethnology anthropology and sociology. These problems may produce an impoverishment of research, pervert its meaning, even hinder any research...
  81. ncbi Age related macular degeneration and visual disability
    John B Christoforidis
    Department of Ophthalmology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Curr Drug Targets 12:221-33. 2011
    ..a new subspecialty emerging from the traditional fields of ophthalmology, optometry, occupational therapy, and sociology, with an ever-increasing impact on the usual concepts of research, education, and services for visually impaired ..
  82. ncbi [Historical context of parasitological studies in tropical area, malaria as an example]
    Elzbieta Lonc
    Zakład Ekologii Drobnoustrojów i Ochrony Srodowiska, Instytut Genetyki i Mikrobiologii, Uniwersytet Wrocławski, ul Przybyszewskiego 63, 51 148 Wrocław
    Wiad Parazytol 53:179-87. 2007
    ..Fleck's (1896-1961) philosophy and sociology of science...
  83. ncbi Epidemiology of injuries: current trends and future challenges
    E J MacKenzie
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205 1996, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 22:112-9. 2000
    ..collaborations between epidemiologists and scientists from other disciplines, including the behavioral sciences, sociology, criminology, law, engineering, and biomechanics...
  84. ncbi Principles of modern low vision rehabilitation
    Samuel N Markowitz
    Low Vision Service, University Health Network, Department of Ophthalmology and Vision Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Can J Ophthalmol 41:289-312. 2006
    ..emerging subspecialty drawing from the traditional fields of ophthalmology, optometry, occupational therapy, and sociology, with an ever-increasing impact on our customary concepts of research, education, and services for the visually ..
  85. ncbi European MEDIA Programme: the role of 'language' and 'visual images' in the processes of constructing European culture and identity
    Senka Bozić-Vrbancić
    School of Philosophy, Anthropology and Social Inquiry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Coll Antropol 32:1013-22. 2008
    ..are at the heart of many discussions on European supranational identity within contemporary anthropology, sociology, cultural studies, linguistics and so on...
  86. ncbi Maternal social characteristics and mortality from injuries among infants and toddlers in Estonia
    S Tiikkaja
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:633-8. 2009
    ..The effects of maternal sociodemographic characteristics on injury mortality in Estonian infants and toddlers were investigated...
  87. ncbi Medical sociology: modelling well-being for elderly people in Jamaica
    P A Bourne
    Department of Community Health and Psychiatry, The University of the West Indies, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies
    West Indian Med J 57:596-604. 2008
    ..The current study aims to provide factors that will explain how to attain 'good' health...
  88. ncbi A question of perception: Bourdieu, art and the postmodern
    Nick Prior
    Dept of Sociology, University of Edinburgh
    Br J Sociol 56:123-39. 2005
    ..This paper will be a critical but sympathetic re-reading of Bourdieu's sociology of art perception in the light of recent criticisms of his approach...
  89. pmc Neighborhood factors affecting rates of sexually transmitted diseases in Chicago
    James C Thomas
    University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Urban Health 87:102-12. 2010
    ..6 (95% CI 124.4, 204.7) cases per 100,000. Factors that undermine the social fabric of a community can become manifest in health outcomes such as STDs. The effects of high rates of incarceration on neighborhoods merit further exploration...
  90. pmc Neighbourhood socioeconomic status and cardiovascular risk factors: a multilevel analysis of nine cities in the Czech Republic and Germany
    Nico Dragano
    Department of Medical Sociology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany
    BMC Public Health 7:255. 2007
    ..To assess the consistency of associations the design is cross-national with data from nine industrial towns from the Czech Republic and Germany...
  91. ncbi Emergency hospitalization in the elderly in a French university hospital: medical and social conditions and crisis factors precipitating admissions and outcome at discharge
    F Onen
    Department of Geriatrics, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
    Aging (Milano) 13:421-9. 2001
    ....
  92. ncbi Analyzing the "nature" and "specific effectiveness" of clinical empathy: a theoretical overview and contribution towards a theory-based research agenda
    Melanie Neumann
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Medical Department of the University of Cologne, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 74:339-46. 2009
    ....
  93. ncbi Physical, mental, and social predictors of functional outcome in unilateral lower-limb amputees
    Tanneke Schoppen
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 84:803-11. 2003
    ..To study the value of physical, mental, and social characteristics as predictors of functional outcome of elderly amputees...
  94. ncbi Authorship and publication practices in the social sciences: historical reflections on current practices
    Muriel J Bebeau
    School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, 15 136 Moos Tower, 515 Delaware S E, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 17:365-88. 2011
    ..practices that are embedded in directions to authors and in the codes of ethics in the fields of psychology, sociology, and education illuminates reasonable agreement and consistency across the fields with regard to (a) originality ..
  95. ncbi Community factors supporting child mental Health
    F Earls
    Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 10:693-709. 2001
    ..medications at the center of clinical approaches, there is an important effort in child psychology and sociology to cut across their disciplinary confines to form more comprehensive designs that are sensitive to experiences ..
  96. ncbi [Significance of the chronic fatigue syndrome in rehabilitation medicine--status and perspectives]
    C Gutenbrunner
    Klinik für Physikalische Medizin und Rehabilitation der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Rehabilitation (Stuttg) 44:176-85. 2005
    ..the 12th Rehabilitation Science Colloquium, 2003 from the viewpoints of psychiatric rehabilitation, methodology, sociology and practical rehabilitation, and conclusions for future research were drawn...
  97. ncbi Consanguinity in the Bishopric of Ourense (Galicia, Spain) from 1900 to 1979
    T A Varela
    Laboratory of Anthropology, Faculty of Biology, University of Santiago de Compostela, 15706 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Ann Hum Biol 30:419-33. 2003
    ..Galicia (north-west Spain) is a region with very special geographic, historic and social characteristics that makes it particularly interesting for consanguinity studies...
  98. ncbi Spirituality and secularization: nursing and the sociology of religion
    John Paley
    Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:175-86. 2008
    ..Here, I pose the following question: given this increasing secularization, what accounts for the current interest in spirituality among UK nurses?..
  99. ncbi Unintended consequences of human research ethics committees: au revoir workplace studies?
    Greg J Bamber
    Griffith Business School, Griffith University
    Monash Bioeth Rev 26:26-36. 2007
    ..There is a pluralist basis for much industrial sociology that challenges the unitarist view of the workplace as essentially harmonious...
  100. pmc Neurobiology of wisdom: a literature overview
    Thomas W Meeks
    Department of Psychiatry and Sam and Rose Stein Institute for Research on Aging, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:355-65. 2009
    Wisdom is a unique psychological trait noted since antiquity, long discussed in humanities disciplines, recently operationalized by psychology and sociology researchers, but largely unexamined in psychiatry or biology.
  101. ncbi Roles of Medicines Counter Assistants in advice giving in community pharmacies: a Discourse Analysis
    Virpi Ylänne
    Centre for Language and Communication Research, School of English, Communication and Philosophy, Cardiff University, Humanities Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff CF10 3EU, Wales, UK
    Pharm World Sci 30:199-207. 2008
    ....

Research Grants76

  1. Cognitive Behavioral Determinants in Knee Replacement
    Maria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The intervention will be based on cognitive behavioral strategies. ..
  2. Factors Associated with Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Guideline Adherence
    Hiroko Kiyoshi-Teo; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..At UCSF, I will take not only research courses offered through the School of Nursing but through the sociology, epidemiology, and medicine departments as well...
  3. BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY IN AGING
    Harvey Jay Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..cognitive, experimental, personality and social psychology): and social science (anthropology, economics, sociology, health services research). Fellows spend a significant portion of their time on research...
  4. Training in Sexually Transmitted Diseases Including HIV
    Stanley M Spinola; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PhDs may have degrees in, Microbiology, Immunology, Biostatistics, Psychology, Sociology or related disciplines...
  5. Reducing Social Disparities of Heatwave Impacts in a Changing Climate
    MARIE SYLVIA O apos NEILL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A multi-disciplinary team, with expertise in epidemiology, sociology, health education, statistics, meteorology, applied public health, and local action and governance, will conduct ..
  6. Global Health Partnership at UCSD and SDSU
    Steffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..health promotion, behavioral science, bioterrorism, anthropology, economics, political science, geography, sociology, toxicology, virology, parasitology and molecular biology...
  7. Geography of opportunity: Neighborhood dynamics and child cognitive development
    MICHAEL ROOT KRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Overall this proposal will allow me to become a uniquely skilled, independent researcher bridging spatial demography and social epidemiology. ..
  8. Physical, Cognitive and Mental Health in Social Context
    Michael Marsiske; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..research, linguistics, neurology, neuropsychology, neuroscience, nursing, occupational therapy, psychology, sociology, and speech pathology...
  9. Estimating Hospital Outcome Quality: Applications to Pay-for-Performance
    Andrew M Ryan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Further, my mentors employ insights and perspectives from economics, political science, sociology, and clinical practice in their research, providing a rich and diverse intellectual environment from which I can ..
  10. Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) - New Mexico
    Charles L Wiggins; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..5. To serve as a research resource to the National Cancer Institute, and conduct studies dealing with current cancer control issues as well as problems related to the operation of the SEER Program. ..
  11. Barriers in Translating Genomic Research into State Public Health Programs
    Laura Senier; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Daniel Kleinman (Professor and Chair of Community &Environmental Sociology), Dr. Tom Oliver (Professor of Population Health Sciences), and Dr. D...
  12. Reducing Health Disparities through Transformation of the Learning Environment
    P Preston Reynolds; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..appointments in African American Studies, Ethnic Studies, Women's Studies and Departments of History and Sociology, faculty involved in medical humanities programs at health professions schools, undergraduate pre-medical ..
  13. Effects of a neighborhood experiment on adolescent female psychological distress
    THERESA LOUISE OSYPUK; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..will leverage an interdisciplinary team of investigators, including fields of social epidemiology, demography/sociology, develop- mental psychology, psychiatric epidemiology, and statistics...
  14. Pass the Popcorn: Children's perceptions of 'obesogenic'culture in movies
    Eliana M Perrin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..team that builds upon expertise in visual culture, cognitive and clinical psychology, media studies, cultural sociology, psychiatry, public health, pediatrics, and obesity that will be well poised to conduct basic social and ..
  15. Comparative effectiveness of home care environments for diverse elders'outcomes
    Olga Jarrín; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Health Services Research, Aging and Comparative Effectiveness Research, across the Schools of Nursing, Medicine, Sociology, Statistics, and Business...
  16. Social status, cellular aging, and mortality
    Elissa S Epel; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Our interdisciplinary team represents epidemiology, genetics, biostatistics, psychology, and sociology. We will measure telomere length and polymorphisms in three genes (TERT, TERC, PINX1) that regulate telomere ..
  17. Exploring Culture, Community, Communication, and F&V Intake in Black Kentuckians
    LINDSAY J DELLA; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Our transdisciplinary approach, which leverages data collection and analysis techniques from sociology, communication, public health, and marketing, is grounded in the social-ecological model...
  18. Human capital, health and longevity: explaining the health gradient
    TITUS JOHANNES GALAMA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and epidemiology it draws on a variety of fields, including neurobiology, genetics, pharmacology, medicine, sociology and psychology...
  19. Statistical Methods to Correct for Proxy Bias in Studies of Older Adults
    MICHELLE DENISE SHARDELL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..program described in this proposal involves a career development plan that includes coursework in the biology, sociology, and psychosocial aspects of aging;regular meetings with mentors;participation at seminars, workshops, and ..
  20. Risks of Warfarin for Elders with Atrial Fibrillation
    Margaret C Fang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..score analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, genetic epidemiology, functional status assessment, and the sociology and biology of aging...
  21. Racial disparities in access to high quality hospitals for coronary heart disease
    Ioana Popescu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Gary Rosenthal (Department of Internal Medicine), Gerald Rushton (Geography), and Kevin Leicht (Sociology), who bring expertise in complementary methodological areas and who have assisted Dr...
  22. Northwestern University-University of Chicago HSR Postdoctoral Training Program
    JANE LOUISE HOLL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Faculty from economics, medicine, public policy, sociology, and psychology have expertise and offer mentorship to understand the determinants of health, the organization ..
  23. Social Context and Fertility: A Mixed-Methods Approach to Survey Development
    JESSICA DIANE GIPSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Michelle Hindin, PhD (public health/sociology), Dr. Judith Seltzer (family demographer), and Dr...
  24. Nonmaternal Care, Role Strain, and Maternal Sensitivity in the First Three Years
    Kei Nomaguchi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..study will contribute to research in multiple disciplines, including developmental psychology, family studies, sociology, and public health by shedding light on the role of nonmaternal care in shaping mothers'parenting...
  25. GO-ing Forward
    Isabel C Scarinci; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We have assembled a coalition that includes investigators from the fields of medicine, public health, sociology, psychology, anthropology, law, engineering, nursing, and education, as well as organizations, community experts,..
  26. Decision Making by Patients Seeking Care for Fertility Problems
    Kathryn E Flynn; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..together a team with expertise in medical decision making, reproductive endocrinology, reproductive ethics, sociology, cultural and medical anthropology, political science, and clinical, qualitative, and survey methodologies...
  27. Shaw in Jamaica MoN Project
    TASHNI ANN DUBROY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..to careers in behavioral and epidemiologic health research fields including psychology, social psychology, sociology, health research, epidemiology, and other related fields;(3) to provide behavioral research training to ..
  28. Estimating the Demand for Medicaid Financial Long-Term Care for the Elderly
    Arpita Chattopadhyay; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..program linking biomedical research on aging and disability with behavioral research in economics and sociology that focuses on utilization and financing of long-term care among the elderly...
  29. Facilitating Advancement in the Social Sciences
    CARRIE L SAETERMOE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..faculty from Psychology, Chicana/o Studies, Child and Adolescent Development, Family and Consumer Sciences and Sociology participate in research laboratories related to, for example, social perception in individuals with ..
  30. Economic Stress & Child Development Across 3 Generations
    Tricia K Neppl; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..s. ..
  31. Social and Family Environments and Child Obesity in Diverse Neighborhoods
    May C Wang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..objective is to enrich my current research program with new theories, methods, and approaches from the fields of sociology, demography, and psychology to address health disparities, with a focus on child obesity in immigrant ..
  32. R01D: An Interdisciplinary Perspective: A Social Science Examination of Oncoferti
    LINDA LEAH EMANUEL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Neighborhood Built and Social Environment and Physical Activity and Weight Status
    Ming Wen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This project combines perspectives from sociology, urban planning, geography, and spatial epidemiology;it bridges these disciplines to formulate research that ..
  34. Understanding the Work of Cancer Survivorship for Rural African American Elders
    RACHEL K KLIMMEK; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..This goal will be achieved through an innovative approach framed in the sociology of the work of chronic illness...
  35. New Faculty Development for Research to Reduce Oral Health Disparities
    Jane A Weintraub; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..will enhance our efforts from three perspectives - laboratory-based cariology research, systems-based medical sociology/health policy research, and sophisticated statistical analysis...
  36. TRAINING IN THE DEMOGRAPHY AND ECONOMICS OF AGING
    Ronald D Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..graduates hold academic positions at leading universitiesand demographic research centers in the departments of sociology, economics, anthropology, demography, history, public health and statistics...
  37. Development of Psychopathology: From Brain and Behavioral Science to Intervention
    Judy Garber; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..social, cognitive, and quantitative psychology, neuroscience, psychiatry, pediatrics, pharmacology, sociology, and education...
  38. Los Angeles Area Health Service Research Training Program
    Thomas H Rice; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Moreover, each student is required to choose a cognate (examples include economics, sociology, public policy, organizational behavior, and health care outcomes research) in which they take additional ..
  39. GSH training grant
    CONSTANCE ALLEN NATHANSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and methodologically rigorous curriculum consisting of (1) rigorous disciplinary training in anthropology, sociology, psychology, history or political science comparable to that received by Ph.D...
  40. Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program - PHI
    Rosemary Cress; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..5. To serve as a research resource to the National Cancer Institute, and conduct studies dealing with current cancer control issues as well as problems related to the operation of the SEER Program. ..
  41. MEDICAL SCIENTIST TRAINING PROGRAM
    JAMES DOUGLAS JAMIESON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..students in nontraditional areas such as epidemiology and public health, psychology, computer sciences, sociology and anthropology. New programs in Translational Research (e.g.....
  42. The Economics and Psychology of Self-Control
    Angela L Duckworth; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research from criminology, sociology, psychopharmacology, psychiatry, personality psychology, and developmental psychology suggests that the capacity ..
  43. Cardiovascular Epidemiology Training Grant
    Wayne D Rosamond; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..from biostatistics, cardiology, nephrology, dental ecology, health policy, nutrition, neurology, genetics, and sociology;ongoing programmatic self-assessment and evaluation;and development of trainees from minority groups under-..
  44. NUTRITION TRAINING
    Patrick J Stover; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e., genetics, molecular biology and biochemistry through epidemiology, sociology, psychology and economics. Externally NIH-funded research complements a strong didactic program...
  45. Partnerships in Health: BASIC Training in Medicine
    Patrick E McBride; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..planning team, experts from across the university in economics, education, law, nursing, medicine, psychology, sociology, policy and population health...
  46. Social, Medical and Economic Demography of Aging
    Kenneth C Land; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research Institute (DuPRI), an interdisciplinary research organization of Duke University, and the Department of Sociology. Established in 2006, DuPRI constitutes a reorganization and expansion of population studies at Duke and ..
  47. Social Capital and Children's Development: An Experimental Study
    ADAM GAMORAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The proposed research is interdisciplinary, drawing on sociology, psychology, and economics,and it reflects an ecological perspective that crosses boundaries between families ..
  48. Parenting after a Prenatal Diagnosis: Expecting the Unexpected
    Anne Chevalier McKechnie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..mentoring in every aspect of GT and DA methodologies from internationally-recognized scholars in Nursing and Sociology. The trainee will also audit courses across departments on advanced qualitative methods, theory and medical ..
  49. Center for ELSI Research on Psychiatric Neurologic and Behavioral Genetics
    PAUL STUART APPELBAUM; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..this, we will knit together faculty with backgrounds in medicine, public health, genetic counseling, psychology, sociology, law, social work, and other areas of study...
  50. Dynamically Integrating Macro and Micro Processes
    Barbara Entwisle; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research uses a spatially explicit agent-based modeling approach, informed by insights from sociology, geography, and economics. Dynamic social networks are included endogenously, an especially innovative element...
  51. Demographic Analysis of SES Stability & Well-Being Among Children of Immigrants
    Kelly Stamper Balistreri; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By applying insights from sociology and demography about immigrants and their countries of origin, we address the question of race/ethnic ..
  52. Developing an Intervention to Prevent Visceral Fat in Premenopausal Women: (CBID)
    Lynda H Powell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We aim to give back to this community by partnering to develop a program that could improve their health. (End of Abstract) ..
  53. MICHIGAN CENTER ON THE DEMOGRAPHY OF AGING
    John Bound; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research on aging has become a major focus in core units on campus, including the Departments of Economics and Sociology, the School of Public Health, the Population Studies Center (PSC), and the Survey Research Center (SRC)...
  54. Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in Social and Behavioral Sciences
    Yu Xie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed research assembles an interdisciplinary team, encompassing such diverse fields as statistics, sociology, psychiatry, economics, and public health, to develop methodological tools that can be used to better understand ..
  55. Training in the Genetics and Molecular Biology of Mental Disorders
    John P Rice; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..backgrounds will be recruited including;Psychology, Psychiatry, Genetics, Statistics, Mathematics, Anthropology, Sociology, Biology, and Neuroscience...
  56. Mental Health Services and Systems Training Program
    David Mechanic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This endeavor involves faculty and students from disciplines including sociology, psychiatry, psychology, health services, health policy, epidemiology, economics, history, anthropology, and ..
  57. Mapped and perceived context of adolescent health risk
    SARAH ELIZABETH WIEHE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I will accomplish these with guidance of mentors from adolescent medicine, biostatistics, geography, and sociology;practical knowledge obtained through coursework and directed readings;and the proposed research plan...
  58. Migration and Child Health and Development: Effects and Mechanisms
    Yao Lu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by integrating new skills and expertise into the PI's previous training and research in demography, sociology, and statistical methods for causal inference...
  59. Career Development Program in Women's Health Research at Penn State
    Carol S Weisman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..fields of general internal medicine, endocrinology, infectious disease, kinesiology, physiology, psychology, and sociology/demography, and were recruited from a large, diverse applicant pool...
  60. Network-based Health Interventions in Rural Honduras
    Alison R Hwong; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As an MD-PhD candidate in health policy, with a medical sociology focus, I need additional mentorship and training in analytic methods to help me craft an interdisciplinary ..
  61. Career Enhancement for Epigenetic Research on Substance Abuse and Comorbidities
    Bernice A Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Pescosolido (Distinguished Professor of Sociology) as PI/Candidate and John Nurnberger, Jr...
  62. Improving Patient Safety by Reducing Medication Errors
    BRIAN STROM; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..combine investigators in pharmacoepidemiology, health services research, biostatistics, occupational medicine, sociology, psychology, and economics to address a theme of "Improving Patient Safety Through Reduction of Errors in the ..
  63. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH) 2012
    Wanda Pratt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and bridge communities and will include specialists in biomedical informatics, nursing informatics, medical sociology, human-computer interaction, and related fields. The goals of this workshop are consistent with those of AHRQ...
  64. Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care 2011
    Madhu C Reddy; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..and bridge communities and will include specialists in biomedical informatics, nursing informatics, medical sociology, human-computer interaction, and related fields. The goals of this workshop are consistent with those of AHRQ...
  65. ECONOMICS OF HOSPITAL CAPITAL EXPENDITURES
    JOHN SILVERS; Fiscal Year: 1993
    The decision to add hospital capacity has been explained in terms of sociology, medicine, strategy, physician power, oligopoly theory, and a variety of other perspectives...
  66. Interdisciplinary Framework in Global Health at Brown University
    Susan Cu Uvin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..will integrate a group of multidisciplinary faculty from Brown University, including community health, medicine, sociology, engineering, anthropology, economics, pathobiology, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, infectious diseases ..
  67. Translating Depression Guidelines in Substance Abuse Tx
    Geoffrey Curran; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The applicant's strong background in medical sociology, the developmental course of substance use disorders, and health services/outcomes research is an ideal ..
  68. NEW MEXICO ACCESS TO RESEARCH CAREERS IN MENTAL HEALTH
    Philip May; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..UNM, the Program Director, COR faculty, faculty mentors, and the home department (Sociology) have a strong 25-year commitment to NIMH research training for minorities...
  69. MI Mental Health Prevention Research Training Program
    Daphna Oyserman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..a multidisciplinary prevention research pre-doctoral training program for predoctoral trainees in Psychology, Sociology and the Joint Doctoral Program in Social Work and Social Sciences at the University of Michigan...
  70. LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF NEIGHBORHOOD PREDICTORS OF CVD
    Jan Sundquist; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  71. Latino HIV/AIDS Behavioral Science Research Center
    Mario De La Rosa; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..peer review system, each year three junior faculty members from CHUA or the Departments of Psychology and Sociology/Anthropology at Flu will be selected to conduct one-year pilot research projects that will be likely to ..
  72. SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF GATED COMMUNITIES ON AMERICAN CITIES
    ELENA VESSELINOV; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..specifically for the purpose of the study, this project integrates theories and methodologies from urban sociology and urban geography to understand the increasingly important socio-economic impact of gated communities on urban ..
  73. GIS Training Program for Population Scientists
    Stephen Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..related disciplines (including agricultural economics, anthropology, economics, geography, public health, rural sociology, sociology) as well as young faculty, and researchers employed in population agencies...
  74. Determinants of Women and Men Initating Divorce
    Paula England; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We draw upon exchange theory in sociology, the "new home economics," and interdisciplinary theorizing on gender...