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Student Victimization by Staff

Rami Benbenishty and Ron Avi Astor

in School Violence in Context: Culture, Neighborhood, Family, School, and Gender

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195157802
eISBN:
9780199864393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195157802.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

This chapter argues that staff-initiated violence, including corporal punishment, should be integrated into school violence theories and research. It discusses the prevalence of multiple forms of ... More


Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Jennifer A. O'Dea and Michael Eriksen (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book brings together up-to-date research and experience of some of the most highly regarded childhood obesity prevention researchers, practitioners, and theorists. Controversial issues include ... More


Low family income and the overweight status of Canadian adolescents

Peter Burton and Shelley Phipps

in Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In Canada, as in many other countries, the prevalence of overweight/obesity among children and youth has more than doubled over the past 25 years. Based on self-reports of height and weight, data ... More


Childhood obesity—recent trends in Sweden including socioeconomic differences

Elinor Sundblom, Agneta Sjöberg, Jennie Blank, and Lauren Lissner

in Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.003.0014
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter reports on recent obesity trends among Swedish children. Sweden has a relatively low prevalence of childhood obesity. Yet, the rates in children as well as in adults have increased in ... More


Childhood obesity in the Middle Eastern countries with special reference to Iran

Kelishadi Roya

in Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In the last two decades, obesity rates have increased in developing countries experiencing a rapid epidemiologic transition, especially in terms of adopting a Western lifestyle involving decreased ... More


Trends in Israel

Joav Merrick, Efrat Merrick-Kenig, and Mohammed Morad

in Childhood Obesity Prevention: International Research, Controversies and Interventions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199572915
eISBN:
9780191595110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572915.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter looks at childhood overweight and obesity trends in Israel. Obesity in childhood and adolescence has increased significantly over the past 30–40 years and this increase has also been ... More


The clustering of access to schools

Stephen Gorard

in Education Policy: Evidence of Equity and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781447342144
eISBN:
9781447342212
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447342144.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter looks at the various possible reasons and solutions for why and how educational disadvantage occurs. It examines how factors described in the previous chapter, such as segregation, ... More


Discussion, Societal Exclusion, and Political Voice

Andy Baker, Barry Ames, and Lúcio Rennó

in Persuasive Peers: Social Communication and Voting in Latin America

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780691205779
eISBN:
9780691205793
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691205779.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter explores the implications of horizontal intermediation for the normative issues of the quality and equity of political voice. Because its monetary costs are virtually nil, the realm of ... More


A Multivariate Approach to Continuity, Contact, and Leveling

Ricardo Otheguy and Ana Celia Zentella

in Spanish in New York: Language Contact, Dialectal Leveling, and Structural Continuity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199737406
eISBN:
9780199918621
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199737406.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Grouping categories are reconceptualized as independent variables. Pronoun rate is the dependent variable. The need for multivariate regression analysis is explained. The independent variables are ... More


Is Class Working?: Socioeconomic Student Assignment Plans in Wake County, North Carolina, and Cambridge, Massachusetts

Genevieve Siegel-Hawley

in Integrating Schools in a Changing Society: New Policies and Legal Options for a Multiracial Generation

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835128
eISBN:
9781469602585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807869208_frankenberg.15
Subject:
Education, History of Education

This chapter investigates the impacts of socioeconomic status (SES) integration in Wake County, North Carolina and Cambridge, Massachusetts. First, it provides a definition of SES integration, along ... More


Catholic Universities, the Right to Education, and the Option for the Poor: Recruiting, Admitting, and Retaining Economically Disadvantaged Students

Gerald J. Beyer

in Just Universities: Catholic Social Teaching Confronts Corporatized Higher Education

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780823289967
eISBN:
9780823297276
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823289967.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

This chapter argues that many Catholic colleges and universities failed to sufficiently embody Catholic social teaching’s option for the poor in recruiting, admissions, and retention policies. It ... More


Climate Change and Arctic Cases: A Normative Exploration of Social-Ecological System Analysis

Amy Lauren Lovecraft

in Political Theory and Global Climate Change

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262220842
eISBN:
9780262285445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262220842.003.0005
Subject:
Environmental Science, Climate

This chapter examines the effect of climate change on Arctic ecosystems using social-ecological systems (SES) analysis. It also considers the effect of global climate change on the social dynamics of ... More


Understanding the SES Gradient in Health among the Elderly: The Role of Childhood Circumstances

Till Stowasser, Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, and Joachim Winter

in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780226146096
eISBN:
9780226146126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226146126.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Individuals’ socioeconomic status (SES) is positively correlated with their health status. While the existence of this gradient may be uncontroversial, the same cannot be said about its explanation. ... More


Socioeconomic Status and Sleep

Michael A. Grandner

in The Social Epidemiology of Sleep

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190930448
eISBN:
9780190930479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190930448.003.0010
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter focuses on how socioeconomic status (SES) can influence sleep health. The chapter overviews traditional SES factors, which include education, income, and employment. Beyond this, the ... More


Race as a Social Determinant of Sleep Health

Rebecca Robbins, Azizi Seixas, Natasha Williams, Byoungjun Kim, Judite Blanc, João Nunes, and Girardin Jean-Louis

in The Social Epidemiology of Sleep

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780190930448
eISBN:
9780190930479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190930448.003.0007
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter focuses on racial/ethnic disparities in sleep, including Black–White differences in sleep health using data from nationally representative data sets. It also examines reasons for ... More


Socioeconomic Disparities in Cancer Incidence and Mortality

Candyce Kroenke and Ichiro Kawachi

in Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2017
ISBN:
9780190238667
eISBN:
9780190238698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190238667.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

The relationship between socioeconomic status (SES) and cancer is complex, dynamic, and evolving. Associations depend on SES measures, cancer type, sociodemographic factors including race/ethnicity, ... More


Parenting

Scott A. Miller

in Parenting and Theory of Mind

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190232689
eISBN:
9780190232702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190232689.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter complements the previous chapter by providing an overview of the general parenting literature. Parenting research is one of the most methodologically challenging topics that ... More


General Aspects of Parenting and Theory of Mind

Scott A. Miller

in Parenting and Theory of Mind

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780190232689
eISBN:
9780190232702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190232689.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

As its title indicates, this chapter addresses the relation between general aspects of parenting and the development of theory of mind. Work on parenting styles (authoritative, authoritarian, ... More


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