Summary: A social science dealing with group relationships, patterns of collective behavior, and social organization.
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- The nursing contribution to qualitative research in palliative care 1990-1999: a critical evaluationChris 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...
- Presidential address. The nexus: where science meets societyShirley Ann Jackson
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
Science 310:1634-9. 2005
- The intellectuals and capitalismPhilippe Fontaine
UMR CNRS EconomiX and Ecole normale supérieure de Cachan, France
Br J Sociol 57:189-94. 2006
- Power and action in critical theory across disciplines: implications for critical community psychologyHeather 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...
- A glossary for the social epidemiology of work organisation: part 3, terms from the sociology of labour marketsW C Hadden
CAMH, Social Equity and Health Section, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Epidemiol Community Health 61:6-8. 2007
- Of pride and prejudice: the role of sociology and social networks in integrating the health sciencesBernice 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 ..
- Novel opportunities for computational biology and sociology in drug discoveryLixia 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...
- Critical issues in the history, philosophy, and sociology of astrobiologySteven 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...
- Defining the public, defining sociology: hybrid science-public relations and boundary-work in early American sociologyMichael 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 ..
- How can we help? From "sociology in" to "sociology of" bioethicsRaymond de Vries
School of Social Science, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA
J Law Med Ethics 32:279-92, 191. 2004b>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...
- 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...
- Public bioethics and publics: consensus, boundaries, and participation in biomedical science policySusan 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...
- The categorical versus dimensional assessment controversy in the sociology of mental illnessRonald 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...
- Commentary: answers and questions in the sociology of mental healthCarol 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...
- The salience of neighborhood: some lessons from sociologySTEPHEN A MATTHEWS
Am J Prev Med 34:257-9. 2008
- Towards a sociology of knowledge translation: the importance of being dis-interested in knowledge translationSimon 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 ..
- Drug treatment in contemporary anthropology and sociologyG 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...
- Sociology. Experimental macro sociology: predicting the next best sellerPeter Hedström
Nuffield College, University of Oxford, New Road, Oxford OX1 1NF, UK
Science 311:786-7. 2006
- Sociology and behaviour of West African blood donors: the impact of religion on human immunodeficiency virus infectionJ 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...
- Trust and the sociology of the professionsPeter P Groenewegen
NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht
Eur J Public Health 16:3-4. 2006
- Critical race theory speaks to the sociology of mental health: mental health problems produced by racial stratificationTony 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. 2003The sociology of mental health focuses on the epidemiology, etiology, correlates, and consequences of mental health (i.e...
- Life in the fast lane? Towards a sociology of technology and timeJudy 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...
- Sociology. Making connectionsKaren Heyman
Science 313:604-6. 2006
- How sociology can save bioethics . . . maybeJose 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...
- 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...
- A literature on cosmopolitanism: an overviewUlrich Beck
Department of Sociology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat Munich
Br J Sociol 57:153-64. 2006
- Who's a public intellectual?George Ritzer
Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Br J Sociol 57:209-13. 2006
- The meaning of being a perioperative nurseH 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...
- The racial threatPatricia Hill Collins
Department of Sociology, University of Maryland, College Park, USA
Br J Sociol 57:205-8. 2006
- British sociology and public intellectuals: consumer society and imperial declineBryan S Turner
Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore
Br J Sociol 57:169-88. 2006The 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...
- 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
- Comments on TurnerDavid Frisby
Department of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK
Br J Sociol 57:195-8. 2006
- G. H. Mead in the history of sociological ideasFilipe Carreira da Silva
University of Coimbra, Portugal
J Hist Behav Sci 42:19-39. 2006My 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 ..
- George Herbert Mead and the Allen controversy at the University of WisconsinGary A Cook
Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin, USA
J Hist Behav Sci 43:45-67. 2007....
- Strategic self-marginalization: the case of psychoanalysisJaap 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...
- The promise of public sociologyCraig Calhoun
Sociology, New York University, USA
Br J Sociol 56:355-63; discussion 417-32. 2005
- [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...
- Beyond war and military medicine: social factors in the development of prostheticsJeffrey S Reznick
American Occupational Therapy Foundation, Bethesda, MD 20824, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:188-93. 2008....
- What is the canonical theory of assimilation?Peter Kivisto
J Hist Behav Sci 40:149-63. 2004Throughout the past century, assimilation has been the hegemonic theory of ethnic group relations in sociology, and Robert E...
- Anomie in the metropolis: the city of American sociology and psychiatryHans Pols
Unit for History and Philosophy of Science, University of Sydney, Australia
Osiris 18:194-211. 2003....
- 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
- Imagining The Sociological Imagination: the biographical context of a sociological classicJohn 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...
- Bookmarks for public sociologistsAmitai Etzioni
The George Washington University, USA
Br J Sociol 56:373-8; discussion 417-32. 2005
- Who will speak, and who will listen? Comments on Burawoy and public sociologyJohn Scott
Sociology, University of Essex
Br J Sociol 56:405-9. 2005
- The rise of Soviet sociolinguistics from the ashes of VölkerpsychologieCraig 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...
- Minority group status and healthful aging: social structure still mattersJacqueline 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....
- [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
- Notes towards a renaissance in British sociology: a response to TurnerSteve Fuller
Department of Sociology, University of Warwick, UK
Br J Sociol 57:199-204. 2006
- Interpersonal trust and voluntary associations: examining three approachesHelmut 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 ..
- More than a leap of faith: the impact of biological and religious correlates on reproductive behaviorAriane 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)...
- Sociology, history, and philosophy in the Research QuarterlyGeorge H Sage
Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, University of Northern Colorado, USA
Res Q Exerc Sport 76:S88-107. 2005The accounts of our subdiscipline's contributions to The Research Quarterly are similar. Sociology, history, and philosophy operate at some distance from the biological sciences...
- Robert K. Merton (4 July 1910 - 23 February 2003)Gerald Holton
Proc Am Philos Soc 148:505-17. 2004Robert 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...
- The life and career of Paul MacLean. a journey toward neurobiological and social harmonyKelly 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...
- "He sees the development of children's concepts upon a background of sociology": Jean Piaget's honorary degree at Harvard University in 1936Yeh 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...
- Thinking through war: the social thought of Richard T. Ely, John R. Commons, and Edward A. Ross during the First World WarD L Herzberg
University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
J Hist Behav Sci 37:123-41. 2001....
- Profile of Robert J. SampsonMelissa Marino
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:842-4. 2008
- When ecology and sociology meet: the contributions of Edward A. RossMatthias Gross
Bielefeld s Institute for Science and Technology Studies, Bielefeld University, Germany
J Hist Behav Sci 38:27-42. 2002Edward 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...
- Global generations: social change in the twentieth centuryJune Edmunds
Development Studies, University of Cambridge
Br J Sociol 56:559-77. 2005The concept of generation within sociology has until recently been a marginal area of interest...
- Integrating social science and design inquiry through interdisciplinary design charrettes: an approach to participatory community problem solvingSharon 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....
- Cultural competence in interdisciplinary collaborations: a method for respecting diversity in research partnershipsStephanie 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...
- Toward a science of transdisciplinary action researchDaniel 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....
- Community-based interdisciplinary research: introduction to the special issueKenneth I Maton
Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, 21250, USA
Am J Community Psychol 38:1-7. 2006....
- At a crossroad: standing still and moving forwardJanet 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...
- Community psychology at the crossroads: prospects for interdisciplinary researchKenneth I Maton
Psychology Department, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 21250, USA
Am J Community Psychol 38:9-21. 2006....
- External, not internal challenges to interdisciplinary researchMarybeth 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...
- Measuring contextual characteristics for community healthMarianne 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...
- On being comfortable with being uncomfortable: centering an Africanist vision in our gateway to global healthCollins O Airhihenbuwa
Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
Health Educ Behav 34:31-42. 2007....
- Ideal types, stereotypes and classesKenneth 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...
- On the relevance of ethnography for the production of public sociology and policyDiane Vaughan
Sociology, Boston College, USA
Br J Sociol 56:411-6; discussion 417-32. 2005
- Comments on Michael Buroway's ASA presidential addressChristine Inglis
Director of Multicultural and Migration Research Centre, University of Sydney
Br J Sociol 56:383-6; discussion 417-32. 2005
- 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
- 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. 2005Responding 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...
- Four sociologies, multiple rolesStella R Quah
Sociology, National University of Singapore
Br J Sociol 56:395-400. 2005
- Digging in the penumbra of master categoriesSaskia Sassen
Sociology, University of Chicago, USA
Br J Sociol 56:401-3. 2005
- A guarded welcomeJohn A Hall
Sociology, McGill University
Br J Sociol 56:379-81. 2005
- Of bedpans and ivory towers? Nurse academics' identities and the sacred and profane: a Bernsteinian analysis and discussion paperMartin 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....
- For public social scienceJohn Braithwaite
Research School of Social Sciences, Australian National University
Br J Sociol 56:345-53. 2005
- Science against modernism: the relevance of the social theory of Michael PolanyiC 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...
- Becky's legacy: personal and professional reflections on loss and hopeJames 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...
- [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...
- Age related macular degeneration and visual disabilityJohn 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 ..
- [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...
- Epidemiology of injuries: current trends and future challengesE 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...
- Principles of modern low vision rehabilitationSamuel 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 ..
- European MEDIA Programme: the role of 'language' and 'visual images' in the processes of constructing European culture and identitySenka 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...
- Maternal social characteristics and mortality from injuries among infants and toddlers in EstoniaS 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...
- Medical sociology: modelling well-being for elderly people in JamaicaP 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...
- A question of perception: Bourdieu, art and the postmodernNick 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...
- Neighborhood factors affecting rates of sexually transmitted diseases in ChicagoJames 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...
- Neighbourhood socioeconomic status and cardiovascular risk factors: a multilevel analysis of nine cities in the Czech Republic and GermanyNico 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...
- Emergency hospitalization in the elderly in a French university hospital: medical and social conditions and crisis factors precipitating admissions and outcome at dischargeF Onen
Department of Geriatrics, Centre Hospitalo Universitaire Bichat Claude Bernard, Paris, France
Aging (Milano) 13:421-9. 2001....
- Analyzing the "nature" and "specific effectiveness" of clinical empathy: a theoretical overview and contribution towards a theory-based research agendaMelanie Neumann
Center for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Medical Department of the University of Cologne, Germany
Patient Educ Couns 74:339-46. 2009....
- Physical, mental, and social predictors of functional outcome in unilateral lower-limb amputeesTanneke 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...
- Authorship and publication practices in the social sciences: historical reflections on current practicesMuriel 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 ..
- Community factors supporting child mental HealthF 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 ..
- [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...
- Consanguinity in the Bishopric of Ourense (Galicia, Spain) from 1900 to 1979T 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...
- Spirituality and secularization: nursing and the sociology of religionJohn 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?..
- 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...
- Neurobiology of wisdom: a literature overviewThomas 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. 2009Wisdom 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.
- Roles of Medicines Counter Assistants in advice giving in community pharmacies: a Discourse AnalysisVirpi 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....
- Cognitive Behavioral Determinants in Knee ReplacementMaria Suarez Almazor; Fiscal Year: 2007..The intervention will be based on cognitive behavioral strategies. ..
- Factors Associated with Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Guideline AdherenceHiroko 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...
- BEHAVIOR AND PHYSIOLOGY IN AGINGHarvey 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...
- Training in Sexually Transmitted Diseases Including HIVStanley M Spinola; Fiscal Year: 2013..PhDs may have degrees in, Microbiology, Immunology, Biostatistics, Psychology, Sociology or related disciplines...
- Reducing Social Disparities of Heatwave Impacts in a Changing ClimateMARIE 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 ..
- Global Health Partnership at UCSD and SDSUSteffanie Strathdee; Fiscal Year: 2009..health promotion, behavioral science, bioterrorism, anthropology, economics, political science, geography, sociology, toxicology, virology, parasitology and molecular biology...
- Geography of opportunity: Neighborhood dynamics and child cognitive developmentMICHAEL ROOT KRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2013..Overall this proposal will allow me to become a uniquely skilled, independent researcher bridging spatial demography and social epidemiology. ..
- Physical, Cognitive and Mental Health in Social ContextMichael Marsiske; Fiscal Year: 2013..research, linguistics, neurology, neuropsychology, neuroscience, nursing, occupational therapy, psychology, sociology, and speech pathology...
- Estimating Hospital Outcome Quality: Applications to Pay-for-PerformanceAndrew 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 ..
- Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) - New MexicoCharles 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. ..
- Barriers in Translating Genomic Research into State Public Health ProgramsLaura Senier; Fiscal Year: 2013..Daniel Kleinman (Professor and Chair of Community &Environmental Sociology), Dr. Tom Oliver (Professor of Population Health Sciences), and Dr. D...
- Reducing Health Disparities through Transformation of the Learning EnvironmentP 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 ..
- Effects of a neighborhood experiment on adolescent female psychological distressTHERESA 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...
- Pass the Popcorn: Children's perceptions of 'obesogenic'culture in moviesEliana 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 ..
- Comparative effectiveness of home care environments for diverse elders'outcomesOlga Jarrín; Fiscal Year: 2013..Health Services Research, Aging and Comparative Effectiveness Research, across the Schools of Nursing, Medicine, Sociology, Statistics, and Business...
- Social status, cellular aging, and mortalityElissa 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 ..
- Exploring Culture, Community, Communication, and F&V Intake in Black KentuckiansLINDSAY 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...
- Human capital, health and longevity: explaining the health gradientTITUS JOHANNES GALAMA; Fiscal Year: 2013..and epidemiology it draws on a variety of fields, including neurobiology, genetics, pharmacology, medicine, sociology and psychology...
- Statistical Methods to Correct for Proxy Bias in Studies of Older AdultsMICHELLE 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 ..
- Risks of Warfarin for Elders with Atrial FibrillationMargaret C Fang; Fiscal Year: 2010..score analysis, cost-effectiveness analysis, genetic epidemiology, functional status assessment, and the sociology and biology of aging...
- Racial disparities in access to high quality hospitals for coronary heart diseaseIoana 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...
- Northwestern University-University of Chicago HSR Postdoctoral Training ProgramJANE 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 ..
- Social Context and Fertility: A Mixed-Methods Approach to Survey DevelopmentJESSICA DIANE GIPSON; Fiscal Year: 2013..Michelle Hindin, PhD (public health/sociology), Dr. Judith Seltzer (family demographer), and Dr...
- Nonmaternal Care, Role Strain, and Maternal Sensitivity in the First Three YearsKei 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...
- GO-ing ForwardIsabel 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,..
- Decision Making by Patients Seeking Care for Fertility ProblemsKathryn 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...
- Shaw in Jamaica MoN ProjectTASHNI 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 ..
- Estimating the Demand for Medicaid Financial Long-Term Care for the ElderlyArpita 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...
- Facilitating Advancement in the Social SciencesCARRIE 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 ..
- Economic Stress & Child Development Across 3 GenerationsTricia K Neppl; Fiscal Year: 2010..s. ..
- Social and Family Environments and Child Obesity in Diverse NeighborhoodsMay 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 ..
- R01D: An Interdisciplinary Perspective: A Social Science Examination of OncofertiLINDA LEAH EMANUEL; Fiscal Year: 2011..abstract_text> ..
- Neighborhood Built and Social Environment and Physical Activity and Weight StatusMing Wen; Fiscal Year: 2013..This project combines perspectives from sociology, urban planning, geography, and spatial epidemiology;it bridges these disciplines to formulate research that ..
- Understanding the Work of Cancer Survivorship for Rural African American EldersRACHEL K KLIMMEK; Fiscal Year: 2012..This goal will be achieved through an innovative approach framed in the sociology of the work of chronic illness...
- New Faculty Development for Research to Reduce Oral Health DisparitiesJane 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...
- TRAINING IN THE DEMOGRAPHY AND ECONOMICS OF AGINGRonald 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...
- Development of Psychopathology: From Brain and Behavioral Science to InterventionJudy Garber; Fiscal Year: 2013..social, cognitive, and quantitative psychology, neuroscience, psychiatry, pediatrics, pharmacology, sociology, and education...
- Los Angeles Area Health Service Research Training ProgramThomas 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 ..
- GSH training grantCONSTANCE 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...
- Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) Program - PHIRosemary 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. ..
- MEDICAL SCIENTIST TRAINING PROGRAMJAMES 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.....
- The Economics and Psychology of Self-ControlAngela L Duckworth; Fiscal Year: 2013..Research from criminology, sociology, psychopharmacology, psychiatry, personality psychology, and developmental psychology suggests that the capacity ..
- Cardiovascular Epidemiology Training GrantWayne 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-..
- NUTRITION TRAININGPatrick 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...
- Partnerships in Health: BASIC Training in MedicinePatrick E McBride; Fiscal Year: 2011..planning team, experts from across the university in economics, education, law, nursing, medicine, psychology, sociology, policy and population health...
- Social, Medical and Economic Demography of AgingKenneth 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 ..
- Social Capital and Children's Development: An Experimental StudyADAM 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 ..
- Parenting after a Prenatal Diagnosis: Expecting the UnexpectedAnne 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 ..
- Center for ELSI Research on Psychiatric Neurologic and Behavioral GeneticsPAUL 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...
- Dynamically Integrating Macro and Micro ProcessesBarbara 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...
- Demographic Analysis of SES Stability & Well-Being Among Children of ImmigrantsKelly 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 ..
- 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) ..
- MICHIGAN CENTER ON THE DEMOGRAPHY OF AGINGJohn 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)...
- Heterogeneous Treatment Effects in Social and Behavioral SciencesYu 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 ..
- Training in the Genetics and Molecular Biology of Mental DisordersJohn P Rice; Fiscal Year: 2013..backgrounds will be recruited including;Psychology, Psychiatry, Genetics, Statistics, Mathematics, Anthropology, Sociology, Biology, and Neuroscience...
- Mental Health Services and Systems Training ProgramDavid 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 ..
- Mapped and perceived context of adolescent health riskSARAH 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...
- Migration and Child Health and Development: Effects and MechanismsYao 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...
- Career Development Program in Women's Health Research at Penn StateCarol 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...
- Network-based Health Interventions in Rural HondurasAlison 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 ..
- Career Enhancement for Epigenetic Research on Substance Abuse and ComorbiditiesBernice A Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2010..Pescosolido (Distinguished Professor of Sociology) as PI/Candidate and John Nurnberger, Jr...
- Improving Patient Safety by Reducing Medication ErrorsBRIAN 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 ..
- Workshop on Interactive Systems in Healthcare (WISH) 2012Wanda 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...
- Workshop on Interactive Systems in Health Care 2011Madhu 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...
- ECONOMICS OF HOSPITAL CAPITAL EXPENDITURESJOHN SILVERS; Fiscal Year: 1993The decision to add hospital capacity has been explained in terms of sociology, medicine, strategy, physician power, oligopoly theory, and a variety of other perspectives...
- Interdisciplinary Framework in Global Health at Brown UniversitySusan 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 ..
- Translating Depression Guidelines in Substance Abuse TxGeoffrey 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 ..
- NEW MEXICO ACCESS TO RESEARCH CAREERS IN MENTAL HEALTHPhilip 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...
- MI Mental Health Prevention Research Training ProgramDaphna 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...
- LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF NEIGHBORHOOD PREDICTORS OF CVDJan Sundquist; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Latino HIV/AIDS Behavioral Science Research CenterMario 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 ..
- SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF GATED COMMUNITIES ON AMERICAN CITIESELENA 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 ..
- GIS Training Program for Population ScientistsStephen 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...
- Determinants of Women and Men Initating DivorcePaula England; Fiscal Year: 2005..We draw upon exchange theory in sociology, the "new home economics," and interdisciplinary theorizing on gender...