MacArthur SES & Health Network

1998 publications | printable version

Acheson, Sir D. (Chairman). (1998). Independent Inquiry into Inequalities in Health Report. United Kingdom: The Stationery Office.

Adler, N. E., Horowitz, M., Garcia, A., & Moyer, A. (1998). Additional validation of a scale to assess positive states of mind. Psychosomatic Medicine, 60, 26-32.

Armor, D. A., & Taylor, S. E. (1998). Situated optimism: Specific outcome expectancies and self-regulation. In M P. Zanna (Ed.), Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 30, 309-379. New York: Academic Press.

Bobak, M., Brunner, E., Miller, N. J., Skodova, Z., & Marmot, M. G. (1998). Could antioxidants play a role in high rates of coronary heart disease in the Czech Republic? European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 52, 632-636.

Bobak, M., Pikhart, H., Hertzman, C., Rose, R., & Marmot, M. (1998). Socioeconomic factors, perceived control and self-reported health in Russia. A cross-sectional survey. Social Science and Medicine, 44(6), 269-279.

Bosma, H., Stansfeld, S. A., & Marmot, M. (1998). Job control, personal characteristics, and heart disease. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 3(4), 402-409.

Bosma, H., Peter, R., Siegrist, J., & Marmot, M. (1998). Two alternative job stress models and the risk of coronary heart disease. American Journal of Public Health, 88(1), 68-74.

Brown, H. D., & Adler, N. E. (1998). Socioeconomic status. Encyclopedia of Mental Health. San Diego: Academic Press, 555-561.

Cohen, S., Frank, E., Doyle, W. J., Skoner, D. P., Rabin, B. S., & Gwaltney, J. M. J. (1998). Types of stressors that increase susceptibility to the common cold in healthy adults. Health Psychology, 17, 214-223.

Epel, E. S., McEwen, B. S., & Ickovics, J. R. (1998). Embodying psychological thriving: Physical thriving in response to stress. Journal of Social Issues, 54(2), 301-322.

Feeney, A., North, F., Head, J., Canner, R., & Marmot, M. (1998). Socioeconomic and sex differentials in reasons for sickness absence from the Whitehall II study. Journal of Occupational and  Environmental Medicine, 55(2), 91-98.

Ferrie, J. E., Shipley, M. J., Marmot, M. G., Stansfeld, S. A., & Smith, G. D. (1998). An uncertain future: the health effects of threats to employment security in white-collar men and women. American Journal of Public Health, 88(7), 1030-1036.

Ferrie, J. E., Shipley, M. J., Marmot, M. G., Stansfeld, S. A., & Davey Smith, G. (1998). The health effects of major organisational change and job insecurity. Social Science and Medicine,  46(2), 243-254.

Flory, J.D., Matthews, K.A. & Owens, J.F. (1998). A social information processing approach to dispositional hostility: Relationships with negative mood and blood pressure elevations at work. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 17(4), 491-504.

Gump, B. B., & Matthews, K. A. (1998). Vigilance and cardiovascular reactivity to subsequent stressors in men: A preliminary study. Health Psychology, 17(1), 93-96.

Hemingway, H., Shipley, M. J., Christie, D., & Marmot, M. (1998). Cardiothoracic ratio and relative heart volume as predictors of coronary heart disease mortality. The Whitehall study 25 year follow-up. European Heart Journal, 19(6), 859-869.

Hemingway, H., Shipley, M., Christie, D., & Marmot, M. (1998) Is cardiothoracic ratio in healthy middle aged men an independent predictor of coronary heart disease mortality? Whitehall study 25 year follow-up. British Medical Journal, 316(7141), 1353-1354.

Kawachi, I. & Marmot, M. G. (1998). Commentary: What can we learn from studies of occupational class and cardiovascular disease? American Journal of Epidemiology, 148(2), 160-163.

Marmot, M. G. (1998). Improvement of social environment to improve health. Geoffrey Rose memorial lecture. Lancet, 351(9095), 57-60.

Mein, G., Higgs, P., Ferrie, J., & Stansfeld, S. A. (1998). Paradigms of retirement: the importance of health and ageing in the Whitehall II Study. Social Science and Medicine, 47(4), 535-545.

McEwen, B. S. (1998). Protective and damaging effects of stress mediators: Allostasis and allostatic load. New England Journal of Medicine, 338, 171-179.

McEwen, B.S. (1998). Stress, adaptation, and disease: Allostasis and allostatic load. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 840, 33-44.

Newman, K. (1998). Place and race: Mid-life experience in Harlem. In R. Shweder (Ed.), Welcome to Middle Age! (and Other Cultural Fictions), pp. 259-293. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Ostrove, J. M., & Adler, N. E. (1998). Socioeconomic status and health. Current Opinion in Psychiatry, 649-653.

Ostrove, J. M., & Adler, N. E. (1998). The relationship of socioeconomic status, labor force participation, and health among men and women. Journal of Health Psychology, 3(4), 451-463.

Ryff, C., & Singer, B. (1998). The contours of positive human health. Psychological Inquiry, 9(1), 1-28.

Ryff, C. D., & Singer, B. (1998). Middle age and well-being. Encyclopedia of Mental Health, 2, 707-719.

Ryff, C. D., & Singer, B. (1998). The role of purpose in life and personal growth in positive human health. In P. T. P. Wong & P. S. Fry (Eds.), The Human Quest for Meaning (pp. 213-235). Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associate.

Ryff, C. D., Singer, B., Love, G. D., & Essex, M. J. (1998). Resilience in adulthood and later life: Defining features and dynamic processes. In J. Lomranz (Ed.), Handbook of Aging and Mental Health: An Integrative Approach (pp. 69-96). New York: Plenum Press.

Seeman, T. E., & Adler, N. E. (1998). Older Americans: Who will they be? -- Sociodemographic changes in the population of older Americans and their potential health consequences. National Forum: The Phi Kappa Phi Journal, 78, 22-25.

Singer, B., Ryff, C. D., Carr, D., & Magee, W. J. (1998). Linking life histories and mental health: A person-centered strategy. In A. Raftery (Ed.), Sociological Methodology. Washington: American Sociological Association.

Stafford, M., Hemingway, H., Stansfeld, S. A., Brunner, E., & Marmot, M. G. (1998). Behavioural and biological correlates of physical functioning in middle aged office workers: the UK Whitehall II study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 52, 353-358.

Stafford, M., Hemingway, H., & Marmot, M. (1998). Current obesity, steady weight change and weight fluctuation as predictors of physical functioning in middle aged office workers: the Whitehall II study. International Journal of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders, 22, 23-31.

Stansfeld, S. A., Head, J., & Marmot, M. G. (1998). Explaining social class differences in depression and well-being. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 33, 1-9.

Stansfeld, S. A., Bosma, H., Hemingway, H., & Marmot, M. G. (1998). Psychosocial work characteristics and social support as predictors of SF-36 functioning: the Whitehall II study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 60(3), 247-255.

Stansfeld, S. A., Fuhrer, R., & Shipley, M. J. (1998). Types of social support as predictors of psychiatric morbidity in a cohort of British civil servants (Whitehall II Study). Psychosomatic Medicine, 28, 881-892.

Williams, D. R. (1998). African-American health: The role of the social environment. Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 75(2), 300-321.

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