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Carr, Deborah, Amu Pemmarazu, and Dorothy P. Rice. 1996. Improving Data on America's Aging Population: Summary of a Workshop. Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press   Publication
Gasson, Ruth M., Archibald O. Haller, and William H. Sewell. 1972. Attitudes and Facilitation in the Attainment of Status. Washington, D.C: American Sociological Association   Publication

Book Chapters

Piliavin, Jane A. 2007 (In Press) "Long-Term Benefits of Habitual Helping: Doing well by doing good." in Cooperation: The Political Psychology of Effective Human Interaction, edited by B. A. Sullivan, M. Snyder, and J. L. Sullivan. Malden, MA: Wiley   Publication
Piliavin, Jane A. 2005. "Feeling Good by Doing Good: Health Consequences of Social Service." Pp. 29-50 in Processes of Community Change and Social Action, edited by A. M. Omoto. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates   Publication
Piliavin, Jane A. 2003. "Doing Well by Doing Good: Benefits for the Benefactor." Pp. 227-247 in Flourishing: Positive Psychology and the Life Well Lived, edited by C. L. M. Keyes and J. Haidt. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association   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
Ryff, Carol D., William J. Magee, K. C. Kling, and E. H. Wing. 1999. "Forging Macro-Microlinkages in the Study of Psychological Well-Being." Pp. 247-278 in The Self and Society in Aging Processes, edited by C. D. Ryff and V. W. Marshall. New York: Springer   Publication
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton Singer. 1998. "Middle Age and Well-Being." Pp. 707-719 in Encyclopedia of Mental Health, vol. 2, edited by H. S. Friedman. San Diego, CA:: Academic Press   Publication
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton Singer. 1998. "The Role of Purpose in Life and Personal Growth in Positive Human Health." Pp. 213-235 in Human Quest for Meaning: a Handbook of Psychological Research and Clinical Applications, edited by P. T. P. Wong and P. S. Fry. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Earlbaum Associates   Publication
Ryff, Carol D., Burton Singer, Gayle D. Love, and M. J. Essex. 1998. "Resilience in Adulthood and Later Life: Defining Features and Dynamic Processes." Pp. 69-96 in Handbook of Aging and Mental Health: An Integrative Approach, edited by J. Lomranz. New York:: Plenum Press   Publication
Ryff, Carol D. 1998. "Positive Mental Health." Pp. 183-188 in Behavioral Medicine & Women: a Comprehensive Handbook edited by E. A. Blechman and K. D. Brownell. New York: Guilford Publications   Publication

Journal Articles

Hounkpatin, Hilda, Alex M. Wood, Christopher Boyce, and Graham Dunn. 2015. "An Existential-Humanistic View of Personality Change: Co-Occuring Changes with Psychological Well-Being in a 10 Year Cohort Study." Social Indicators Research 121:455-470 PMCID: Pending  (no copy available)
Wolfe, Barbara, Jieun Song, Jan Greenberg, and Marsha Mailick. 2014. "Ripple Effects of Developmental Disabilities and Mental Illness on Nondisabled Adult Siblings." Social Science and Medicine 108:1-9 PMCID: 24607704   (no copy available)
Piazza, V, F. Floyd, M Mailick, and J. Greenberg. 2014. "Coping and Psychological Health of Aging Parents of Adult Children with Developmental Disabilities." American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. 119:186-198 PMCID: 24679353  (no copy available)
Bookwala, Jamila, Kristen Marshall, and Suzanne Manning. 2014. "Who Needs a Friend? Marital Status Transitions and Physical Health Outcomes in Later Life." Health Psychology 33:505*515 PMCID: 24884904  (no copy available)
Pudrovska, Tettyana and A. Karraker. 2014. "Gender, Job Authority, and Depression." Journal of Health and Social Behavior 55:424-441 PMCID: 25413803  (no copy available)
Roetker, Nicholas, David Page, James Yonker, and Et al. 2013. "Assessment of Genetic and Nongenetic Interactions for the Prediction of Depressive Symptomatology: An Analysis of the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study Using Machine Learning Algorighms." American Journal of Public Health 103:136-144 PMCID: PMC3786749   (no copy available)
Rosenstrom, T., M. Jokela, S. Puttonen, M. Hintsanen, L. Pulkki-Raback, JS. Viikari, OT. Raitakari, and L. Keltikangas-Jarvinen. 2013. "Pairwise Measures of Causal Direction in the Epidemiology of Sleep Problems and Depression." PLOS One 7:1-13 PMCID: 23226400  (no copy available)
Syme, Maggie, Elizabeth Klonoff, Caroline Macera, and Stephanie Brodine. 2013. "Predicting Sexual Decline and Dissatisfaction Among Older Adults: The Role of Partnered and Individual Physical and Mental Health Factors." Journals of Gerontology 68:323-332 PMCID: PMC3627656   Publication
Moynihan, Donald, Thomas Deleire, and Kohei Enami. 2013. "A Life Worth Living: Evidence on the Relationship Between Prosocial Values and Happiness." American Review of Public Administration Forthcoming PMCID: Pending  (no copy available)
Kong, Jooyoung and Sara Moorman. 2013. "Caring for My Abuser: Childhood Maltreatment and Caregiver Depression." The Gerontologist Forthcoming:1-12 PMCID: 24265506  (no copy available)
Schumacher, Jessica, Mari Palta, Noelle LoConte, Amy Trentham-Dietz, Whitney Witt, and Maureen Smith. 2013. "Characterizing the Psychological Distress Response Before and After a Cancer Diagnosis." Journal of Behavioral Medicine 36:591-600 PMCID: 22926317  Publication
Jokela, Markus, Alexandra Alvergne, Anna Rotkirch, Ian Rickard, and Virpi Lummaa. 2013. "Associations Between Family Size and Offspring Education Depend on Aspects of Parental Personality." Personality and Individual Differences 58:95-100 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
Thorpe, Joshua M., Carolyn T. Thorpe, Korey A. Kennelty, and Betty A. Chewning. 2012. "Depressive Symptoms and Reduced Preventive Care Use in Older Adults: The Mediating Role of Perceived Access." Medical Care 50:302-310 PMCID: 21577167  (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
Roetker, Nicholas, James Yonker, Chee Lee, Vicky Chang, Jacob Basson, Carol Roan, Taissa Hauser, Robert Hauser, and Craig Atwood. 2012. "Multigene Interactions and the Prediction of Depression in the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study." BMJ Open 2 PMCID: 22761283  Publication
Thorpe, Joshua M., Carolyn T. Thorpe, Korey A. Kennelty, and Nancy Pandhi. 2011. "Patterns of Perceived Barriers to Medical Care in Older Adults: A Latent Class Analysis." BMC Health Services Research 11 PMCID: 3161850  Publication
Seltzer, Marsha M., Frank Floyd, Jieun Song, Jan Greenberg, and Jinkuk Hong. 2011. "Midlife and Aging Parents of Adults With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Impacts of Lifelong Parenting." American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities 116:479-499 PMCID: 22126660  Publication
Moorman, Sara M. 2011. "The Importance of Feeling Understood in Marital Conversations About End-of-Life Care." Journal of Social and Personal Relationships 28:100-116 PMCID: 21442016  Publication
Kubicek, Bettina, Christian Korunka, James M. Raymo, and Peter Hoonakker. 2011. "Psychological Well-Being in Retirement: The Effects of Personal and Gendered Contextual Resources." Journal of Occupational Health Psychology 16:230-246 PMCID: 21463050  Publication
Barker, Erin T., Jan S. Greenberg, Marsha M. Seltzer, and David M. Almeida. 2011. "Daily Stress and Cortisol Patterns in Parents of Adult Children With A Serious Mental Ilness." Health Psychology PMCID: Pending  Publication
Houle, Jason. 2011. "The Psychological Impact of Intragenerational Social Class Mobility." Social Science and Research 40:757-772 PMCID: Pending  Publication
Pudrovska, Tetyana. 2010. "Why is Cancer More Depressing for Men than Women Among Older White Adults?" Social Forces 89:535-558 PMCID: Pending  Publication
Herd, Pam. 2010. "Education and Health in Late-Life Among High School Graduates: Cognitive Versus Psychological Aspects of Human Capital." Journal of Health and Social Behavior 51:478-496 PMCID: 21131622  Publication
Springer, Kristen, Tetyana Pudrovska, and Robert M. Hauser. 2010. "Does Psychological Well-Being Change With Age? Longitudinal Tests of Age Variations and Further Exploration of the Multidimensionality of Ryff's Model of Psychological Well-Being." Social Science Research 40:392-398 PMCID: 21218154  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
Wood, Alex M., Peter J. Taylor, and Stephen Joseph. 2010. "Does the CES-D Measure a Continuum From Depression to Happiness? Comparing Substantive and Artifactual Models." Psychiatry Research 177:120-123 PMCID: 20207424  Publication
Song, Jieun, Frank J. Floyd, Marsha M. Seltzer, Jan S. Greenberg, and Jinkuk Hong. 2010. "Long-Term Effects of Child Death on Parents' Health-Related Quality of Life: a Dyadic Analysis." Family Relations 59:269-282 PMCID: 20676393  Publication
Coursolle, Kathryn M., Megan M. Sweeney, James M. Raymo, and Jeong-Hwa Ho. 2010. "The Association Between Retirement and Emotional Well-being: Does Prior Work-Family Conflict Matter?" Journal of Gerontology: Social Sciences 65:609-620 PMCID: 20064839  Publication
Hauser, Robert. 2009. "Causes and Consequences of Cognitive Functioning Across the Life Course." Educational Researcher 39:95-109 PMCID: PMC3289095  Publication
Carr, D. and Moorman, S. 2009. "End-of-Life Treatment Preferences Among Older Adults: An Assessment of Psychosocial Influences." Sociological Forum 24:754-778 PMCID: 21057589  Publication
Seltzer, Marsha M., Frank J. Floyd, Jan S. Greenberg, Jinkuk Hong, Julie L. Taylor, and Heather Doescher. 2009. "Factors Predictive of Midlife Occupational Attainment And Psychological Well-being in Adults With Mild Intellectual Deficits." American Journal on Mental Retardation 114:128-143 PMCID: 19391672  Publication
Aschbrenner, Kelly A., Jan S. Greenberg, and Marsha M. Seltzer. 2009. "Parenting an Adult Child With Bipolar Disorder in Later Life." Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 197:298-314 PMCID: 19440101  Publication
Pudrovska, T. 2009. "Parenthood, Stress, and Mental Health in Late Midlife and Early Old Age." International Journal of Aging and Human Development 68:127-47 PMCID: 19445346  Publication
Carr, Deborah and Kathrin Boerner. 2009. "Do Spousal Discrepancies in Marital Quality Assessments Affect Psychological Adjustment to Widowhood?" Journal of Marriage and Family 71:495-509 PMCID: Pending  (no copy available)
Delfgaauw, Josse and Robert Dur. 2008. "Incentives and Workers' Motivation in the Public Sector." The Economic Journal 118:171-191   Publication
Pudrovska, Tetyana. 2008 "Psychological Implications of Motherhood and Fatherhood in Midlife: Evidence from Sibling Models." Journal of Marriage and Family 70:168-181 PMCID: Pending  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
Springer, Kristen W., Jennifer Sheridan, Daphne Kuo, and Molly Carnes. 2007. "Long-Term Physical and Mental Health Consequences of Childhood Physical Abuse: Results from a Large Population-Based Sample of Men and Women." Child Abuse and Neglect 31:517-530 PMCID: 17532465  Publication
Springer, Kristen W., Robert M. Hauser, and Jeremy Freese. 2006. "Bad News Indeed for Ryff's Six-Factor Model of Well-Being." Social Science Research 35:1079-1101   Publication
Springer, Kristen W. and Robert M. Hauser. 2006. "An Assessment of the Construct Validity of Ryff's Scales of Psychological Well-Being: Method, Mode, and Measurement Effects." Social Science Research 35:1119-1130   Publication
Johnson, Eric O. and Naomi Breslau. 2006. "Is the Association of Smoking and Depression a Recent Phenomenon?" Nicotine & Tobacco Research 8:257-262 PMCID: 16766418  Publication
Magee, William. 2006. "Effects of Family Background on Social Autonomy at Midlife." Social Science Research 35:851-870   Publication
Carr, Deborah. 2005. "The Psychological Consequences of Midlife Men's Social Comparisons with their Young Adult Sons." Journal of Marriage and Family 67:240   Publication
Carr, Deborah. 2004. "'My Daughter Has a Career; I Just Raised Babies': The Psychological Consequences of Women's Intergenerational Social Comparisons." Social Psychology Quarterly 67:132-154   Publication
Urry, Heather L., Jack B. Nitschke, Isa Dolski, Daren C. Jackson, Kim M. Dalton, Corrina J. Mueller, Melissa A. Rosenkranz, Carol D. Ryff, Burton H. Singer, and Richard J. Davidson. 2004. "Making a Life Worth Living: Neural Correlates of Well-Being." Psychological Science 15:367-372 PMCID: 15147488  Publication
Springer, Kristen W., Jennifer Sheridan, Daphne Kuo, and Molly Carnes. 2003. "The Long-term Health Outcomes of Childhood Abuse: An Overview and a Call to Action." Journal of General Internal Medicine 18:864-870   Publication
Jackson, Daren C., Corrina J. Mueller, Isa Dolski, Kim M. Dalton, Jack B. Nitschke, Heather L. Urry, Milissa A. Rosenkranz, Carol D. Ryff, Burton H. Singer, and Richard J. Davidson. 2003. "Now You Feel It, Now You Don't: Frontal EEG Asymmetry and Individual Differences in Emotion Regulation." Psychological Science 14:612-617   Publication
Rosenkranz, M. A., D. C. Jackson, K. M. Dalton, I. Dolski, C. D. Ryff, B. H. Singer, D. Muller, N. H. Kalin, and R. J. Davidson. 2003. "Affective style and in vivo immune response: Neurobehavioral mechanisms." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 100:11148-11152   Publication
Marks, Nadine F. 1998. "Does It Hurt to Care? Caregiving, Work-Family Conflict, and Midlife Well-Being." Journal of Marriage and the Family 60:951-966   Publication
Marks, Nadine F. and James David Lambert. 1998. "Marital Status Continuity and Change Among Young and Midlife Adults: Longitudinal Effects on Psychological Well-Being." Journal of Family Issues 19:652-686   Publication
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton Singer. 1998. "The Contours of Positive Human Health." Psychological Inquiry 9:1-28   Publication
Carr, Deborah. 1997. "The Fulfillment of Career Dreams at Midlife: Does It Matter for Women's Mental Health?" Journal of Health and Social Behavior 38:331-344 PMCID: 9425778  Publication
Ryff, Carol D. and Burton Singer. 1996. "Psychological Well-Being: Meaning, Measurement, and Implications for Psychotherapy Research." Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics 65:14-23   Publication
Marks, Nadine F. 1996. "Flying Solo at Midlife: Gender, Marital Status, and Psychological Well-Being." Journal of Marriage and the Family 58:917-932   Publication
Alwin, Duane F. 1973. "Making Inferences from Attitude-Behavior Correlations." Sociometry 36:253-278   Publication
Hounkpatin, Hilda, Alex M. Wood, D. Gordon, A. Brown, and Graham Dunn. Forthcoming. "Why Does Income Relate to Depressive Symptoms? Testing the Income Rank Hypothesis Longitudinally." Social Indicators Research PMCID: Pending  (no copy available)

Working Papers

Springer, Kristen W. 2004. "Childhood Physical Abuse as a Fundamental Social Cause of Mid-Life Physical Health: Testing a Multi-Pathway Life Course Model." CDE Working Paper No. 2004-26, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
Springer, Kristen W. and Robert M. Hauser. 2002. "Survey Measurement of Psychological Well-Being." CDE Working Paper No. 2002-09, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
MacLean, Alair and Robert M. Hauser. 2001. "Measuring Depression among Adult Siblings." CDE Working Paper No. 2001-07, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
MacLean, Alair and Robert M. Hauser. 2000. "Socioeconomic Status and Depression among Adult Siblings." CDE Working Paper No. 2000-04, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
Marks, Nadine. 1995. "Does it Hurt to Care? Caregiving, Work and Family Conflict, and Midlife Well-Being." CDE Working Paper No. 95-02, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication
Marks, Nadine F. 1994. "Measurement of Health Outcomes and Antecedents in Whitehall II, the National Survey of Families and Households, and the Wisconsin Longitudinal Study." CDE Working Paper No. 93-16, Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI.  Publication


Hyde, Janet Shibley and Joy K. Rice. 2006. "Report of the Task Force on Women and Depression in Wisconsin."  Publication

Doctoral Dissertations

Rogers, Catherine H. 2005. "The Effect of the Death of a Child on Midlife Mental and Physical Health: An Exploration of Risk and Resiliance Factors." Doctoral Thesis, Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia.  Publication
Peikes, Deborah N. 2000. "Psycho-Social Determinants of Midlife Health: A Person-Centered Approach." Doctoral Thesis, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey.  Publication
Carr, Deborah. 1997. "The Fulfillment of Career Goals Over the Life Course and Midlife Mental Health." Doctoral Thesis, Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin.  Publication

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