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  1. Reform of higher education and social gradients

    Massimiliano Bratti and Lorenzo Cappellari

    1. Social Stratification
    2. Higher Education
  2. What have we learned?

    John Ermisch, Markus Jäntti, Timothy M. Smeeding, et al.

    1. Social Structure
    2. Social Mobility
  3. Advantage in comparative perspective

    John Ermisch, Markus Jäntti, Timothy M. Smeeding, et al.

  4. Socioeconomic gradients in children’s outcomes

    John Ermisch, Markus Jäntti, and Timothy M. Smeeding

    1. Young People
    2. Social Stratification
  5. Occupation and pay across the generations: the labour market experience of four ethno-religious groups in Britain

    Simonetta Longhi, Cheti Nicoletti, and Lucinda Platt

    1. Migration
    2. Religion
    3. Labour Market
    4. Wages And Earnings
    5. Ethnic Groups
    6. Social Stratification
  6. Social support from family and friends

    Heather Laurie

    1. Social Networks
    2. Sociology Of Households
  7. Revisiting the 'doing gender' hypothesis - housework hours of husbands and wives in the UK

     Man Yee Kan

  8. Does your mother know? Staying out late and risky behaviours among 10-15 year-olds

    Maria Iacovou

    1. Young People
    2. Sociology Of Households
  9. Happiness and health-related behaviours in adolescence

    Cara L. Booker, Alexandra J. Skew, Amanda Sacker, et al.

    1. Young People
    2. Well Being
    3. Health
  10. Employment and perceived racial discrimination

    Shamit Saggar and Alita Nandi

    1. Labour Market
    2. Ethnic Groups
    3. Race Relations
  11. How diverse is the UK?

    Alita Nandi and Lucinda Platt

    1. Demography
    2. Migration
    3. Ethnic Groups
  12. Understanding remittances in Understanding Society: quantifying ties overseas and ties to Britain

    Omar Khan and Alita Nandi

    1. Migration
    2. Ethnic Groups
    3. Finance
  13. Moving home: wishes, expectations, and reasons

    Birgitta Rabe

    1. Area Effects
    2. Migration
    3. Housing Market
  14. Job-related stress, working time and work schedules

    Mark L. Bryan

    1. Labour Market
    2. Health
  15. Employment transitions and the recession

    Karon Gush and Mark P. Taylor

  16. Sports participation of adults

    Jonathan Burton

  17. Measuring well-being: what you ask is what you get - or is it?

    Stephen Pudney and Annette Jäckle

  18. Sample survey methods

    Peter Lynn

    1. Survey Methodology
    2. Surveys
  19. Family relationships

    John Ermisch, Maria Iacovou, and Alexandra J. Skew

  20. Life satisfaction and material well-being of young people in the UK

    Gundi Knies

    1. Young People
    2. Well Being
  21. Bullied at home and at school: relationship to behaviour problems and unhappiness

    Dieter Wolke and Alexandra J. Skew

    1. Young People
    2. Well Being
    3. Social Behaviour
  22. Measuring work: prospects for labour market research in Understanding Society

    Mark L. Bryan

  23. Employment and unemployment at a time of recession

    Mark P. Taylor

    1. Labour Market
    2. Unemployment
    3. Economics
  24. Income and other measures of material well-being

    Richard Berthoud

    1. Income Dynamics
    2. Well Being
  25. Health over the life course: associations between age, employment status and well-being

    Cara L. Booker and Amanda Sacker

    1. Health
    2. Life Course Analysis
  26. Local environments

    Nick Buck and Birgitta Rabe

    1. Environmental Sociology
    2. Social Groups
    3. Area Effects
    4. Social Capital
  27. Environmental attitudes and behaviour: who cares about climate change?

    Peter Lynn and Simonetta Longhi

    1. Environmental Sociology
    2. Social Attitudes
  28. Using experiments to guide decision making in Understanding Society: introducing the Innovation Panel

    S.C. Noah Uhrig

  29. Understanding Society: conclusions and looking forward

    Stephanie L. McFall

  30. Appendix: Understanding Society design overview

    Jonathan Burton, Heather Laurie, and Peter Lynn


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