Social Science Research

(The median citation count of Social Science Research is 9. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-06-01 to 2023-06-01.)
Anti-Muslim prejudice in Europe: A multilevel analysis of survey data from 30 countries372
Informant accuracy in social-network data V. An experimental attempt to predict actual communication from recall data169
How different are the adult children of parents who have same-sex relationships? Findings from the New Family Structures Study149
Why Is Black–White Residential Segregation So Persistent?: Evidence on Three Theories from Migration Data141
Using geographically weighted regression for environmental justice analysis: Cumulative cancer risks from air toxics in Florida140
Why are some more peer than others? Evidence from a longitudinal study of social networks and individual academic performance120
Trends in exposure to industrial air toxins for different racial and socioeconomic groups: A spatial and temporal examination of environmental inequality in the U.S. from 1995 to 2004112
Religion and child development: Evidence from the Early Childhood Longitudinal Study111
Teaching executives to see social capital: Results from a field experiment91
Cleavage-based voting behavior in cross-national perspective: evidence from six postwar democracies90
Does inequality erode social trust? Results from multilevel models of US states and counties86
Public school choice and integration evidence from Durham, North Carolina85
Moving from cohabitation to marriage: effects on relationship quality82
Desistance from delinquency: The marriage effect revisited and extended77
Measurement of women’s autonomy according to women and their husbands: Results from five Asian countries76
What can we learn from twin studies? A comprehensive evaluation of the equal environments assumption76
Racial differences in the effects of job contacts: Conflicting evidence from cross-sectional and longitudinal data75
Neighborhood resources, racial segregation, and economic mobility: Results from the Gautreaux program71
Maternal and paternal imprisonment in the stress process71
Gender ideology construction from adolescence to young adulthood70
Societal Inequality and individual subjective well-being: Results from 68 societies and over 200,000 individuals, 1981–200869
Balanced designs for triads tests: Two examples from English66
The temporal variation of ethnic segregation in a city: Evidence from a mobile phone use dataset66
Gender and homosexuality attitudes across religious groups from the 1970s to 2014: Similarity, distinction, and adaptation63
Economic Restructuring and the Retreat from Marriage62
The dynamic relationship between homicide rates and social, economic, and political factors from 1970 to 200059
Scholarly culture: How books in adolescence enhance adult literacy, numeracy and technology skills in 31 societies56
New evidence on racial and ethnic disparities in homeownership in the United States from 2001 to 201054
Neighborhood disadvantage and obesity across childhood and adolescence: Evidence from the NLSY children and young adults cohort (1986–2010)53
How and why have attitudes about cannabis legalization changed so much?53
Social Contact, Social Capital, and the Naturalization Process: Evidence From Six Immigrant Groups52
The preferred role and perceived performance of the welfare state: European welfare attitudes from a multidimensional perspective51
How structural adjustment programs affect inequality: A disaggregated analysis of IMF conditionality, 1980–201451
From general discrimination to segmented inequality: Migration and inequality in urban China50
Patterns of change in religious service attendance across the life course: Evidence from a 34-year longitudinal study49
Intensification of geo-cultural homophily in global trade: Evidence from the gravity model49
Ethnic Stratification amid China’s Economic Transition: Evidence from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region49
The scarring effect of unemployment on psychological well-being across Europe46
Long-term consequences of youth volunteering: Voluntary versus involuntary service45
Cultural capital, teacher bias, and educational success: New evidence from monozygotic twins45
Does the pattern of density dependence in organizational mortality rates vary across levels of analysis? evidence from the German brewing industry42
Migration and children's psychosocial development in China: When and why migration matters42
Depression in later life: A closer look at the gender gap39
Season's greetings: From my status to yours38
Mixed land use and neighborhood crime38
From ‘What the F#@% is a Facebook?’ to ‘Who Doesn’t Use Facebook?’: The role of criminal lifestyles in the adoption and use of the Internet37
The myth of the glass ceiling: Evidence from a stock-flow analysis of authority attainment37
How great and how good?: Third places, neighbor interaction, and cohesion in the neighborhood context36
Unemployment scarring by gender: Human capital depreciation or stigmatization? Longitudinal evidence from the Netherlands, 1980–200035
From the general to the specific: How social trust motivates relational trust35
Changing worldwide attitudes toward homosexuality: The influence of global and region-specific cultures, 1981–201234
Immigration and the American industrial revolution from 1880 to 192034
Applying to college: Do information deficits lower the likelihood of college-eligible students from less-privileged families to pursue their college intentions?32
Race and downward mobility from privileged occupations: African American/White dynamics across the early work-career32
Descriptive dimensions of US occupations with data from the O*NET31
Reproduction of social inequality through housing: A three-generational study from Norway31
Intergenerational transmission of parent-child relationship quality: Evidence from a multi-actor survey29
Welfare deservingness opinions from heuristic to measurable concept: The CARIN deservingness principles scale29
Social control, social learning, and cheating: Evidence from lab and online experiments on dishonesty29
The human dimensions of climate change: A micro-level assessment of views from the ecological modernization, political economy and human ecology perspectives28
Do job characteristics mediate the relationship between SES and health? Evidence from sibling models28
The value of educational degrees in turbulent economic times: Evidence from the Youth Development Study28
Support of workplace diversity policies: The role of race, gender, and beliefs about inequality28
Women's age at first marriage and postmarital agency in Egypt26
From here to there: Methods of allocating data between census geography and socially meaningful areas25
Social capital in the creation of cultural capital: Family structure, neighborhood cohesion, and extracurricular participation25
Labour market entries and exits of women from different origin countries in the UK25
The Relationship between Child Support and Visitation: Evidence From Longitudinal Data25
Black students’ graduation from elite colleges: Institutional characteristics and between-institution differences24
Measuring association populations using the Encyclopedia of Associations: Evidence from the field of labor unions23
Race, spatial mismatch, and job accessibility: Evidence from a plant relocation23
The earnings payoff from attending a selective college23
Are grandparents a blessing or a burden? Multigenerational coresidence and child-related spending23
Does the internet affect assortative mating? Evidence from the U.S. and Germany23
Intergenerational transmission of kinship norms? Evidence from siblings in a multi-actor survey23
From Escalator to Hourglass: Changes in the U.S. Occupational Wage Structure 1949–198922
From Displacement to Reemployment: Job Acquisition in the Flexible Economy22
Competitive threat and temporal change in anti-immigrant sentiment: Insights from a hierarchical age-period-cohort model22
The socioeconomic consequences of dropping out of high school: Evidence from an analysis of siblings21
‘It's The Sun Wot Won It’: Evidence of media influence on political attitudes and voting from a UK quasi-natural experiment21
Concerted cultivation developed in a standardized education system21
Birth weight, cognitive development, and life chances: A comparison of siblings from childhood into early adulthood21
Reexamining the ethnic hierarchy of locational attainment: Evidence from Los Angeles20
College as equalizer? Testing the selectivity hypothesis20
Who is the better applicant? Effects from gender, academic record, and type of decision20
Forecasting homicide in the red stick: Risk terrain modeling and the spatial influence of urban blight on lethal violence in Baton Rouge, Louisiana20
Age, period, and cohort size effects on self-reported alcohol, marijuana, and polydrug use: Results from the National Youth Survey20
Black women: Truly disadvantaged in the transition from employment to retirement income20
In the mix: Social integration and social media adoption20
Socioeconomic status gaps in child cognitive development in Germany and the United States19
Selecting job applicants: Effects from gender, self-presentation, and decision type19
Living in skipped generation households and happiness among middle-aged and older grandparents in China19
Deriving equity from expectations: A cross-cultural evaluation19
Effects of relationship duration, cohabitation, and marriage on the frequency of intercourse in couples: Findings from German panel data19
Social welfare support and homicide: Longitudinal analyses of European countries from 1994 to 201018
Does higher education expansion promote educational homogamy? Evidence from married couples of the post-80s generation in Shanghai, China18
Similarity in peer college preferences: New evidence from texas18
Wealth and health revisited: Economic growth and wellbeing in developing countries, 1970 to 201518
Foreign aid allocation from a network perspective: The effect of global ties18
Relative deprivation in context: How contextual status homogeneity shapes the relationship between disadvantaged social status and health18
The enduring importance of family wealth: Evidence from the Forbes 400, 1982 to 201317
Cash vs. vouchers vs. gifts in web surveys of a mature panel study––Main effects in a long-term incentives experiment across three panel waves17
From institutional segmentation to market fragmentation: Institutional transformation and the shifting stratification order in urban China17
No generalizable effect of income inequality on public support for governmental redistribution among rich democracies 1987–201017
Identifying diverse life transition patterns from adolescence to young adulthood: The influence of early socioeconomic context17
Fight or flight? Crime as a driving force in business failure and business mobility17
Till multiculturalism do us part: Multicultural policies and the national identification of immigrants in European countries16
Birth cohort, ageing and gender ideology: Lessons from British panel data16
Income inequality and educational assortative mating: Evidence from the Luxembourg Income Study16
Growing educational differentials in the retreat from marriage among Korean men15
A multichannel typology of temporary employment careers in the Netherlands: Identifying traps and stepping stones in terms of employment and income security15
Educational inequalities in parental care time: Cross-national evidence from Belgium, Denmark, Spain, and the United Kingdom15
Can non-cognitive skills compensate for background disadvantage? -- the moderation of non-cognitive skills on family socioeconomic status and achievement during early childhood and early adolescence15
Race, ageism and the slide from privileged occupations15
Women and Handguns: Evidence From National Surveys, 1973-199114
The third shift: Multiple job holding and the incarceration of women's partners14
Divergent roads: A cross-national intercohort analysis of affluence and environmental concern14
In-home firearm access among US adolescents and the role of religious subculture: Results from a nationally representative study14
Similar or divergent paths? Religious development of Christian and Muslim adolescents in Western Europe14
Party identification, local context, and Australian attitudes toward immigration and asylum policy14
Exploring violence: The role of neighborhood characteristics, alcohol outlets, and other micro-places14
Explaining ethnic outgroup feelings from a multigroup perspective: Similarity or contact opportunity?14
Lack of skills or formal qualifications? New evidence on cross-country differences in the labor market disadvantage of less-educated adults14
Parental and adolescent health behaviors and pathways to adulthood14
A tangled web: The reciprocal relationship between depression and educational outcomes in China14
Neighborhood disorder and individual economic self-sufficiency: New evidence from a quasi-experimental study13
Personalized networks? How the Big Five personality traits influence the structure of egocentric networks13
Political regimes, income and health: Evidence from sub-national comparative method13
Parental joblessness and the moderating role of a university degree on the school-to-work transition in Australia and the United States13
The effects of race/ethnicity and racial/ethnic identification on general trust13
Foreign-born out-migration from new destinations: Onward or back to the enclave?13
Crosscutting circles in a social dilemma: Effects of social identity and inequality on cooperation13
State government public goods spending and citizens' quality of life13
Risk factors for family time burdens providing and arranging health care for children with special health care needs: Lessons from nonproportional odds models12
Characterizing Occupations with Data from theDictionary of Occupational Titles12
Insights from parity status life tables for the 20th century U.S.12
Immigration, social trust, and the moderating role of value contexts12
The interviewer effect when there is an education gap with the respondent: Evidence from a survey on biotechnology in Taiwan12
How the macroeconomic context impacts on attitudes to immigration: Evidence from within-country variation12
What do housing wealth and tenure have to do with it? Changes in wellbeing of men and women after divorce using Australian panel data12
Predicting performance expectations from affective impressions: Linking affect control theory and status characteristics theory12
Does residential mobility improve educational outcomes? Evidence from the Netherlands12
Information on biodiversity and environmental behaviors: A European study of individual and institutional drivers to adopt sustainable gardening practices12
Mothers' work patterns and Children's cognitive achievement: Evidence from the India Human Development survey11
Men’s mobility into management from blue collar and white collar jobs: Race differences across the early work-career11
Testing the content progression thesis: A longitudinal assessment of pornography use and preference for coercive and violent content among male adolescents11
History, place, and racial self-representation in 21st century America11
The cross-country and cross-time measurement invariance of positive and negative affect scales: Evidence from European Social Survey11
Political partisanship, race, and union strength from 1970 to 2000: A pooled time-series analysis11
Using cultural and structural indicators to explain measurement noninvariance in gender role attitudes with multilevel structural equation modeling11
What's not fair about work keeps me up: Perceived unfairness about work impairs sleep through negative work-to-family spillover11
Is there evidence for statistical discrimination against ethnic minorities in hiring? Evidence from a cross-national field experiment11
Racial/ethnic disparities in depression: Investigating how sources of support and types of integration matter11
Time availability and housework: The effect of unemployment on couples’ hours of household labor11
Exploring the origin of sentencing disparities in the Crown Court: Using text mining techniques to differentiate between court and judge disparities11
Trajectories of perceived neighborhood quality across the life course: Sociodemographic determinants and implications for well-being10
Family fortunes: The persisting grandparents' effects in contemporary British society10
Predictors of life satisfaction in a large nationally representative Japanese sample10
Age at migration, family instability, and timing of sexual onset10
Pathways to retirement: Are they related to patterns of short- and long-term subjective well-being?10
College quality and hourly wages: Evidence from the self-revelation model, sibling models and instrumental variables9
Are the faithful becoming less fruitful? The decline of conservative protestant fertility and the growing importance of religious practice and belief in childbearing in the US9
Socializing economic theories of discrimination: Lessons from Survivor9
Asymmetric issue evolution in the American gun rights debate9
Does social insurance enrollment improve citizen assessment of local government performance? Evidence from China9
Heterogeneous treatment effects on Children's cognitive/non-cognitive skills: A reevaluation of an influential early childhood intervention9