Session 25:
The Influence of Social Institutions on Health: Family, Religion, and Community

Thursday, May 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Directors Row 3
3rd Floor

Chair: Christopher G. Ellison, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Health and Neighborhood Context: The Reciprocal Relationship between Social Organization and Aggregate Health StatusKathleen A. Cagney, University of Chicago; Christopher Browning, Ohio State University

  2. Family, School, and Religious Capital Effects on Adolescent Health Behaviors: Substitutes or Complements?John P. Hoffmann, Brigham Young University; Mikaela Dufur, Brigham Young University; Alice Lapray, Brigham Young University

  3. Trajectories of Health in Later Midlife: The Impact of Family and HouseholdMary Elizabeth Hughes, Duke University; Linda Waite, University of Chicago

  4. Neighborhood and Family Effects on Children’s Health in Los AngelesNarayan Sastry, RAND

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