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social support and environment


Book Chapters


Carr, Deborah and Sara Moorman. 2011. "Social Relationships and Aging." Pp. 145-160 in Handbook of Sociology of Aging, edited by R. A. S. a. J. Angel. New York: Springer   (no copy available)
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton H. Singer. 2003. "The Role of Emotion on Pathways to Positive Health." Pp. 1083-1104 in Handbook of Affective Science, edited by R. J. Davidson, H. H. Goldsmith, and K. R. Scherer. New York:: Oxford University Press   Publication
Singer, Burton and Carol D. Ryff. 1999. "Hierarchies of Life Histories and Associated Health Risks." Pp. 96-155 in Socioeconomic Status and Health in Industrialized Nations, vol. 896, edited by N. E. Adler, M. Marmot, B. S. McEwen, and J. Stewart. New York PMCID: 10681891  Publication
Singer, Burton, Carol D. Ryff, Deborah S. Carr, and William J. Magee. 1998. "Linking Life Histories and Mental Health: A Person-Centered Strategy." Pp. 1-51 in Sociological Methodology 1998, vol. 28, edited by A. E. Raftery. Washington, D.C.: American Sociological Association   Publication

Journal Articles


Pudrovska, Tettyana, Ellis Logan, and Aliza Richman. 2014. "Early-Life Social Origins of Later-Life Body Weight: The Role of Socioeconomic Status and Health Behaviors Over the Life Course." Social Science Research 46:59-71 PMCID: 24767590  (no copy available)
Fischer, Claude and Lauren Beresford. 2014. "Changes in Support Networks in Late Middle Age: The Extension of Gender and Educational Differences." Gerontological Society of America In Press PMCID: Pending  (no copy available)
Lin, I-Fen and Hsueh-Sheng Wu. 2014. "Intergenerational Exchange and Expected Support Among the Young-Old." Journal of Marriage and Family 76:261-271 PMCID: Pending  (no copy available)
Floyd, Frank, Marsha Seltzer, Jan Greenberg, and Jieun Song. 2013. "Parental Bereavement During Mid-to-Later Life: Pre-to-Post Bereavement Functioning and Intrapersonal Resources." Psychology and Aging 28:402-413 PMCID: PMC3556368  (no copy available)
Fiori, Katherine and Christy Denckla. 2012. "Social Support and Mental Health in Middle-Aged Men and Women: A Multidemensional Approach." Journal of Aging and Health 24:407-438 PMCID: 22396474  Publication
Carr, Deborah. 2012. "The Social Stratification of Older Adults' Preperations for End-of-Life Health Care." Journal of Health and Social Behavior 53:297-312 PMCID: 22940813  Publication
Fieder, Martin and Susanne Huber. 2012. "The Association Between Pro-Social Attitude and Reproductive Success Differs Between Men and Women." PLoS 7 PMCID: 22496750  Publication
Ghosh, Subharati, Jan Greenberg, and Marsha Seltzer. 2012. "Adaptation to a Spouse's Disability by Parents of Adult Children With Mental Illness or Developmental Disability." Psychiatric Services 63:1118-1124 PMCID: 22948898  Publication
Moorman, S., D. Carr, K. Kirchhoff, and B. Hammes. 2012. "An Assessment of Social Diffusion in the Respecting Choices Advance Care Planning Program." Death Studies 36:301-322 PMCID: PMC3982862   (no copy available)
Floyd, Frank, Marsha Seltzer, Jan Greenberg, and Jieun Song. 2012. "Parental Bereavement During Mid-to-Later Life: Pre- to Postbereavement Functioning and Intrapersonal Resources for Coping." Psychology and Aging PMCID: 23088199   (no copy available)
Fiori, Katherine and Justin Jager. 2012. "The Impact of Social Support Networks on Mental and Physical Health in the Transition to Older Adulthood: A Longitudinal, Pattern-Centered Approach." International Journal of Behavioral Development 36:117-129 PMCID: Pending  Publication
Houle, Jason. 2011. "The Psychological Impact of Intragenerational Social Class Mobility." Social Science and Research 40:757-772 PMCID: Pending  Publication
Haas, S.A and N.J. Bishop. 2010. "What do Retrospective Subjective Reports of Childhood Health Capture? Evidence From the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study." Research on Aging 32:698-714 PMCID: Pending  Publication
Garbarski, Dana. 2010. "Perceived Social Position and Health: Is There a Reciprocal Relationship?" Social Science and Medicine 70:692-699 PMCID: 20006415  Publication
Wood, Alex M. and Stephen Joseph. 2010. "The Absence of Positive Psychological (eudemonic) Well-Being as a Risk Factor for Depression: A Ten Year Cohort Study." Journal of Affective Disorders 122:213-217 PMCID: 19706357  Publication
Ahern, Melissa M. and Michael Hendryx. 2008 "Community Participation and the Emergence of Late-Life Depressive Symptoms: Differences between Men and Women." Journal of Women's Health 17:1463-1470 PMCID: 18945207  Publication
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton H. Singer. 2005. "Social Environments and the Genetics of Aging: Advancing Knowledge of Protective Health Mechanisms." The Journals of Gerontology Serise B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 60B:12-23 PMCID: 15863706  Publication
Seeman, Teresa E., Burton H. Singer, Carol D. Ryff, Gayle D. Love, and Lene Levy-Storms. 2002. "Social Relationships, Gender, and Allostatic Load Across Two Age Cohorts." Psychosomatic Medicine 64:395-406   Publication
Liebler, Carolyn and Gary D. Sandefur. 2002. "Gender Differences in the Exchange of Social Support with Friends, Neighbors, and Coworkers at Midlife." Social Science Research 31:364-391   Publication
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton Singer. 2000. "Interpersonal Flourishing: A Positive Health Agenda for the New Millennium." Personality and Social Psychology Review 4:30-44   Publication
Hauser, Seth M. 2000. "Education, Ability, and Civic Engagement in the Contemporary United States." Social Science Research 29:556-582   Publication
Janssen, Susan G. and Robert M. Hauser. 1981. "Religion, Socialization, and Fertility." Demography 18:511-528   Publication
Hauser, Robert M. 1981. "The Structure of Social Relationships: Cross-Classifications of Mobility, Kinship, and Friendship." IHS Journal 5:1-51   Publication
Sewell, William H. 1978. "Social Mobility and Social Participation." The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences 435:226-247   Publication
Sewell, William H. 1966. "Essay Review of Turner's 'The Social Context of Ambition'." School Review 74:231-40   Publication

Working Papers


Galeotti, Andrea and Gerrit Mueller. 2005. "Friendship Relations in the School Class and Adult Economic Attainment." IZA Discussion Paper No. 1682, Institute for the Study of Labor, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany.  Publication
Liebler, Carolyn and Gary D. Sandefur. 2001. "Gender Differences in the Exchange of Social Support with Friends, Neighbors, and Coworkers at Midlife." CDE Working Paper No. 2001-12, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
Zax, Jeffery S. and Daniel I. Rees. 1998. "Environment, Ability, Effort and Earnings." CRESP Paper No. 9801, Center for Research on Economic and Social Policy, University of Colorado-Denver, Denver, CO.  Publication
Liebler, Carolyn A. and Gary D. Sandefur. 1998. "Exchanging Social Support with Friends, Neighbors, and Coworkers." CDE Working Paper No. 98-19, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
Williams, Richard. 1981. "Peer Influence Versus Peer Selection: An Attempted Separation." CDE Working Paper No. 81-20, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
Janssen, Susan G. and Robert M. Hauser. 1980. "Religion, Socialization, and Fertility." CDE Working Paper No. 80-5, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication

Master's Theses


Sidky, Sonya. 1998. "Intergenerational Transfers of Resources: Exchanges Between Midlife Adults and Their Adult Children and Elderly Parents." Master's Thesis, Department of Consumer Science, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.  Publication
Williams, Richard. 1981. "Peer Influence Versus Peer Selection: An Attempted Separation." Master's Thesis, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.  Publication

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