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The gender-specific impact of emotional tears

Marie Stadel, Judith K. Daniels, Matthijs J. Warrens, Bertus F. Jeronimus
2019 Motivation and Emotion  
Possible origins and implications of a differential gender function of crying are discussed.  ...  The current study replicated previous work using a within-subject design with 140 subjects (50% female) who were exposed to images depicting male and female individuals crying, with half of both displaying  ...  Considering the gender of the participant and of the person depicted on the photos, a 2 × 2×2 design emerged, with participant gender as a between-subjects factor and tears/no tears as well as male/female  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11031-019-09771-z fatcat:dgikpmxcdnfi7dnh4c77dktx4u

Country Image and Product Evaluations: Impact of a Personai Contact with a Country

Sigitas Urbonavicius, Vytautas Dikcius, Skirmante Navickaite
2011 Engineering Economics  
On the basis of previous studies, the authors of this article suggest a different model of research.  ...  The aim of the article is to test the model, analyzing how personal experience with a country and demographic parameters impact on psychic closeness, image of a country and general evaluations of products  ...  The questionnaire included typical demographic characteristics (gender, age and income).  ... 
doi:10.5755/j01.ee.22.2.318 fatcat:2speg23dqjh5ter7zeamqwbrvi

The Impact of Research Collaboration on Scientific Productivity

Sooho Lee, Barry Bozeman
2005 Social Studies of Science  
But few studies have actually examined the impacts of collaboration and fewer still have related collaboration patterns to publishing productivity.  ...  We examine publications productivity by two measures, numbers of scientific articles and books published and "fractional count," the number adjusted by number of co-authors.  ...  Second, few of the previous studies of gender and marital status effects have taken into account the impacts of either total number of collaborators or whether spouse is a fulltime homemaker.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0306312705052359 fatcat:aoqmnovjn5eojktn3q7pyu35ua

The impact a-gender: gendered orientations towards research Impact and its evaluation

J. Chubb, G. E. Derrick
2020 Palgrave Communications  
It also identifies how gender may play a role in the prioritisation of 'hard' Impacts (and research) that can be counted, in contrast to 'soft' Impacts (and research) that are far less quantifiable, reminiscent  ...  In this paper, we explore the nature of gendered associations towards non-academic impact (Impact) generation and evaluation.  ...  Richard Watermeyer, University of Bath, Professor Paul Wakeling, University of York and Dr. Gabrielle Samuel, Kings College London.  ... 
doi:10.1057/s41599-020-0438-z fatcat:wmbfxyeu6rd5hiqz6brebstan4

The psychosocial impact on standing devices

Birgitta Nordström, Lars Nyberg, Lilly Ekenberg, Annika Näslund
2013 Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology  
Purpose: The aim of this study was to explore the psychosocial impact of standing devices as experienced by users.  ...  Results: The psychosocial impact of the standing devices was perceived as positive. The highest PIADS scores in relation to age were found in the oldest group, aged 65 years and older.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the participants in this study. Declaration of interest Financial support was kindly provided by the Norrbacka Eugenia Foundation, Stockholm, Sweden.  ... 
doi:10.3109/17483107.2013.807443 pmid:23782225 pmcid:PMC4059228 fatcat:zntvbzp2qnhynkbh2z5yogrleq

COVID-19 and Mental Health: A Study of its Impact on Students [article]

Kshipra Moghe, Disha Kotecha, Manjusha Patil
2020 medRxiv   pre-print
The purpose of this study was to identify and analyse the personal, social and psychological impact of COVID - 19 on the mental health of students of age group 16 to 25.  ...  A response from N= 351 students (from the most affected state in India), provided a comparative analysis based on the gender, and background to understand the pattern in issues related to mental health  ...  Acknowledgements: The authors acknowledge the constant support of the Director and Deputy Director, and the Department Head of Applied Sciences, College of Engineering, Pune and are thankful for the guidance  ... 
doi:10.1101/2020.08.05.20160499 fatcat:q5wek4m5nne43ckxbxnyixvjgi

Equal Opportunities in Academic Careers? How Mid-Career Scientists at ETH Zurich Evaluate the Impact of Their Gender and Age

Ralph Hansmann, Dagmar Schröter
2018 Sustainability  
This study investigates the current situation and possibilities for improvement in this regard from the perspectives of mid-career scientists in a sustainability-oriented university department.  ...  Comments revealed not a single case in which latter disadvantages were based on prejudice.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su10093343 fatcat:oyvrjzejunaehekzdjdts62wbi

What Impacts Socially Responsible Consumption?

María Luisa Ríos-Rodríguez, José María Salgado-Cacho, Pilar Moreno-Jiménez
2021 Sustainability  
This study examines factors related to socially responsible consumption based on a sample of 636 Spanish consumers.  ...  In conclusion, with the aim of supporting a more sustainable society, the need for studies on anti-consumption behaviors as an instrument for sustainability is stressed.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13084258 fatcat:klcthopnwrdiddz5cvqpu3bvs4

Revisiting the impact of macroeconomic conditions on health behaviours

Giorgio Di Pietro
2018 Economics and Human Biology  
The rationale for breaking down unemployment rates is that the severity of cyclical upturns and downturns does not only significantly vary across geographical areas, but also across gender and age.  ...  rates (a 1pp increase in the unemployment rate by gender and age group decreases the probability of doing any physical activity by 0.0017pp).  ...  Acknowledgements: I am thankful to the Editor and four anonymous reviewers for their constructive comments and suggestions. All errors are mine.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.ehb.2017.11.001 pmid:29153871 fatcat:nkmtpy7dtvcinohbtvwegzs2bu

Prior cancer-death events: what impact does this have on radiation therapy students?

GM Dungey
2010 Radiographer  
The themes were: impact of having a prior cancer-death event; parent relationships; compassion; and a reported feeling that their lives are meaningful.  ...  Students reported the impact of the prior death-event on their professional choice and other aspects of their lives.  ...  The author would particularly like to thank all the students who participated in the original study.  ... 
doi:10.1002/j.2051-3909.2010.tb00116.x fatcat:rjgtj4ktnrc37ndqdkvatetfmi

The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Disgust Sensitivity

Richard J. Stevenson, Supreet Saluja, Trevor I. Case
2021 Frontiers in Psychology  
In the current study, we asked Macquarie university students to complete measures of disgust sensitivity, perceived vulnerability to disease (PVD), hand hygiene behavior and impulsivity, during Australia's  ...  The most consistent finding in the lockdown sample was of higher core disgust sensitivity (Cohen's d = 0.4), with some evidence of greater germ aversion on the PVD, and an increase in hand and food-related  ...  of the Personality and Individual Differences study published by RS.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2020.600761 pmid:33551913 pmcid:PMC7854913 fatcat:amefnk74bfh3jo3n7lca6wdane

Gender equality and the impact of recession and austerity in the UK

Anthony Rafferty
2014 Revue de l'OFCE (En ligne)  
. © OFCE This article explores how the experience of recession followed by austerity in the UK has differed not only by gender but also by ethnicity.  ...  The findings highlight both the varying overall effects by gender and the tendency for ethnic minority women and men to have fared worse than UK born white women and men in the recession.  ...  These findings are of particular concern given government support to equality and diversity issues, not just around gender but more broadly, is being cut back at a time where tougher labour market conditions  ... 
doi:10.3917/reof.133.0335 fatcat:nh36k6cvibaazbxkxi6xybytge

A Study on the Impact and Dynamic Computer Studies for Women in Sivagangai District

A Victor Benevent Raj
2019 Zenodo  
Rural women's studies and social development is necessary for overall economic development of society and nation.  ...  Rural women are now highly update their knowledge through various type of studies specifically mainly they concentration on computer studies yet their entrepreneurial potential, managerial skill and socio-economic  ...  It is a concept that does not merely concern personal characteristics but brings out a broader scrutiny of human rights and social righteousness.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2551364 fatcat:4mx4vfgv5ncpxpglm2ryzcgo2u

The gender impact of pension reform

ESTELLE JAMES, ALEJANDRA COX EDWARDS, REBECA WONG
2003 Journal of Pension Economics and Finance  
of the gender impact.  ...  The gender impact has been analyzed by Stahlberg et al. 2006 a and b, following our methodology. We draw on that study in this section.  ...  The public pillar takes the form of the social quota (SQ), a uniform payment per day worked into the account of each worker.  ... 
doi:10.1017/s1474747203001215 fatcat:bee7xnykn5fnjhgytm4bozbwcu

Academic women and their children: Parenting during COVID ‐19 and the impact on scholarly productivity

Sara Bender, Kristina S. Brown, Deanna L. Hensley Kasitz, Olga Vega
2021 Family Relations  
Implications: This study aligned with previous scholarly documentation of historical gendered bias common within academia. The potential long-term professional impact of  ...  Feeling pulled between their often-conflicting personal and professional identities, academic mothers cited a lack of supportive professional structures, which became more evident during COVID-19, as a  ...  AUTHOR NOTE The authors acknowledge members of the full research team, COVID G.A.P.  ... 
doi:10.1111/fare.12632 fatcat:cqbae3onhrg37jwkatw6fa2nbi
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