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Demography (2016) 53 (2): 337–364.
Published: 02 March 2016
... parallel process latent growth models to estimate the association between trajectories of cognitive function as measured by immediate word recall scores, and limitations in physical function as measured as an index of functional mobility limitations. Nested model fit testing was used to assess model fit...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 653–684.
Published: 01 April 2022
...Luca Maria Pesando Abstract Mobile phones are an invaluable economic asset for low-income individuals and an important tool for strengthening social ties. They may also help women overcome physical boundaries, especially those who are separated from support networks and are bound within...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 May 1994
...Barrett A. Lee; R. S. Oropesa; James W. Kanan Abstract This paper extends the search for neighborhood contextual effects to residential mobility. We propose that neighborhood consists of subjective and objective domains, both of which are crosscut by substantive (social/physical) and temporal...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 661–678.
Published: 01 November 1989
... is represented by a set of GOM scores, interpreted as degrees of similarity of his or her health record to each of the profiles. Four profiles emerge from GOM analyses: healthy elderly, elderly with cognitive impairment, elderly with impairment in mobility function and physical performance and with selected...
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Demography (2024) 61 (3): 769–795.
Published: 01 June 2024
... women's economic empowerment can also increase their social and political participation in less developed countries ( Blattman et al. 2013 ). Such programs have found increased physical mobility and autonomy in decision-making and decreased experiences of intimate partner violence among their female...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 443–448.
Published: 01 March 1968
... of the move- ment of Italians in New Haven during the years 1890-1940 found that although some movement had occurred, most Italians started out in and still lived in areas of the lowest socioeconomic level.5 Physical mobility in terms of residence had not kept pace with participation in the occupational...
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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 455–468.
Published: 01 November 1996
... (n) (5,851) (1,903) sciences 5.01 3.99 0.24 0.37* p < .001 Engineering· 22.83 3.89 0.25 0.38* Marital Type Unmarried 19.38 39.04 0.35 0.34 have the lowest overall mobility rates Life scientists and Married to scientist 4.26 12.93 0.32 0.30 physical scientists tend to have the highest mobility rates...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 153–181.
Published: 11 March 2011
... and mortality than physical disability and self-rated health. For cognitive status, stable high status throughout life is the most beneficial category, followed by upward mobility and downward mobility, with stable low and stable middle representing the worst scenarios for cognitive health. For mortality...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 165–189.
Published: 01 February 2021
... and the urbanization process. Citizenship advantage Depressive symptoms Immigration Salmon bias Hukou system As people throughout the world become more mobile, migrants' limited access to full citizenship rights in destinations has been a common experience for migrants and a growing worldwide concern...
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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 161–184.
Published: 01 May 1973
.... We would be interested in discovering whether country-of-origin groups are becoming more 01' less segregated and whether physical mobility is progressing along ethnic 01' socioeconomic lines of social stratification. lt seems that the evidence presented here, based on the ecological approach Ethnic...
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Demography (2024) 61 (3): 933–966.
Published: 01 June 2024
.... 2020 ) or if upward mobility comes at a physical health cost for ethnoracialized minorities ( Chen et al. 2015 ; Gaydosh et al. 2018 ; Pearson 2008 ). Just as U.S. postsecondary enrollment has grown, so too has the number of degree-granting postsecondary institutions, from 3,231 in 1980 to 4,627...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 293–309.
Published: 01 March 1967
... among sionallabor force. mobile persons where certain social and These facts have an important bearing psychological conditions prevail-a his- upon sociological interpretation of the tory of socialization for adaptation to relationship between physical mobility rapid change; reference groups that per...
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Demography (1974) 11 (2): 173–188.
Published: 01 May 1974
...-threshold theory of human mobility (Wolpert, 1965; Brown and Moore, 1970). One of the important con- tributions of this theory is the division of the mobility decision-making process into at least two stages. In the first stage factors in the physical and social en- vironment act on a given household...
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 419–436.
Published: 01 August 2003
... with non-Muslim community is included. In the Model 2, I added women s autonomy in the form of the freedom-of-movement measure. Women s physical mobility has been identified as an element of gender stratification that is key to children s health; Muslims are most consistently disadvantaged on this item...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 267–292.
Published: 01 February 2022
... to Whites across a variety of physical health outcomes, including self-rated health, birth outcomes, body-mass index, disability, and inflammation ( Assari et al. 2017 ; Boen 2016 ; Colen et al. 2006 ; Farmer et al. 2021 ; Fuller-Rowell et al. 2015 ; Kimbro et al. 2008 ). Furthermore, racial/ethnic...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 1–23.
Published: 27 January 2011
... or even outside of a system of social stratification. But even when such subjugation is removed, its effects may persist (1) through new institutions of subjugation, (2) through such deep human and physical capital deprivation that upward mobility is nearly impossible, or (3) through extreme segregation...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 587–615.
Published: 01 November 2006
... that the inclusion of such a factor requires researchers to integrate theories in each of these fields with new theories linking early childhood health conditions and events that occur at later stages in the life course of individuals, particularly physical and mental health as well as disability and mortality...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 127–145.
Published: 01 February 2009
... the number of opportunities to evacuate, we expect this variable to have a positive effect on the probability of evacuating at least once. Living in a mobile home poses a substantial physical risk when a hurricane strikes an area. We coded a variable 1 if the respondent lived in a mobile home, and 0...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1619–1639.
Published: 05 September 2014
....tb00253.x McKinnish , T. ( 2008 ). Spousal mobility and earnings . Demography , 45 , 829 – 849 . 10.1353/dem.0.0028 McNeil , L. , &amp; Sher , M. ( 2008 ). Dual-science career couples: Survey results . Physics Today , 52 ( 7 ), 32 – 37 . 10.1063/1.882719...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 267–282.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Mobility score (mean) 0.05 0.02 Decision making (mean) 0.01 0.09 Verbal abuse from husband 85.1 58.2 Physical abuse from husband 31.6 16.3 Threats of another marriage 4.5 4.9 Threats of divorce 4.1 4.3 SAVINGS/CREDIT GROUP FORMATION AND CONTRACEPTION 271 in this part of the country, levels of mobility...