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The Resource Detroit Area Study, 1995 : Social Influence on Health: Stress, Racism, and Health Protective Resources, James Jackson, David Williams, (electronic resource)

Detroit Area Study, 1995 : Social Influence on Health: Stress, Racism, and Health Protective Resources, James Jackson, David Williams, (electronic resource)

Label
Detroit Area Study, 1995 : Social Influence on Health: Stress, Racism, and Health Protective Resources
Title
Detroit Area Study, 1995
Title remainder
Social Influence on Health: Stress, Racism, and Health Protective Resources
Statement of responsibility
James Jackson, David Williams
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This survey explored the ways in which social influences, such as stress and racism, affected health, and the impact these influences had on the respondents' outlook on life. Respondents were questioned about their health status and their exercise, smoking, sleeping, and dieting habits, as well as about diagnosed health problems and depression and their effects on daily activities. Respondents were also asked a series of questions regarding their employment status, type of job and whether it was a supervisory position, the racial makeup of their workgroup, their perceptions of their position and job, the likelihood of their finding another job, hassles experienced while at work, and whether they had any trouble balancing family and work. Another series of questions asked respondents whether they had been a victim of a serious physical attack or assault, robbery, or home burglary, if they had ever been unfairly searched, stopped, or questioned by police, why they felt they had been treated this way, and if they felt they had ever been treated unfairly by a teacher, landlord, or neighbor. Opinions were also solicited on the respondents' experience with depression and anxiety. Respondents were asked whether they felt it was possible to reach their goals, how satisfied they were with their present situation, how often they felt depressed and how long this feeling lasted, whether they lost weight or sleep due to this feeling, how this feeling of depression made them view themselves, how often and how long they were worried about things that were not likely to happen, how often they worried about non-serious things, and how they felt physically when they were anxious or depressed. Another set of questions queried respondents on alcohol and drug use. Respondents were asked how often they drank alcohol, the most they had to drink at one time, whether they had experienced any... Cf.: http://dx.doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03272
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Additional physical form
Also available as downloadable files.
Cataloging source
ICPSR
Characteristic
combination
Geographic coverage
Detroit, Michigan, United States.
Government publication
unknown if item is government publication
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, James S.
  • Williams, David
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research
Series statement
  • ICPSR
  • Detroit Area Studies Series
Series volume
  • 3272
  • 3272
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Anxiety
  • Cities
  • Coping
  • Depression (psychology)
  • Drug use
  • Economic behavior
  • Employment
  • Fear
  • Health attitudes
  • Health behavior
  • Health care access
  • Health status
  • Life satisfaction
  • Medical care
  • Mental health
  • Psychological wellbeing
  • Racial attitudes
  • Racial discrimination
  • Racism
  • Self medication
  • Stress
  • Social influences
  • Work attitudes
  • Work family relationship
  • Worry
Target audience
specialized
Label
Detroit Area Study, 1995 : Social Influence on Health: Stress, Racism, and Health Protective Resources, James Jackson, David Williams, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005047586
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03272
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153862
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements.
Label
Detroit Area Study, 1995 : Social Influence on Health: Stress, Racism, and Health Protective Resources, James Jackson, David Williams, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Title from ICPSR DDI metadata of 2004-10-30
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
mixed
Contents
Part 1: Data File
Control code
MIU01000000000000005047586
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
ICPSR version.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
AVAILABLE. This study is freely available to ICPSR member institutions
Level of compression
unknown
Note
MU: Records downloaded from ICPSR site on Dec. 8, 2009.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaI)ICPSR03272
  • (OCoLC)ocm61153862
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
1 data file + machine-readable documentation (PDF) + SAS data definition statements + SPSS data definition statements.

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