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The Resource Biosocial surveys, Committee on Advances in Collecting and Utilizing Biological Indicators and Genetic Information in Social Science Surveys ; Maxine Weinstein, James W. Vaupel, and Kenneth W. Wachter, editors ; Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

Biosocial surveys, Committee on Advances in Collecting and Utilizing Biological Indicators and Genetic Information in Social Science Surveys ; Maxine Weinstein, James W. Vaupel, and Kenneth W. Wachter, editors ; Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)

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Biosocial surveys
Title
Biosocial surveys
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Advances in Collecting and Utilizing Biological Indicators and Genetic Information in Social Science Surveys ; Maxine Weinstein, James W. Vaupel, and Kenneth W. Wachter, editors ; Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Weinstein, Maxine
  • Vaupel, James W
  • Wachter, Kenneth W
  • National Research Council (U.S.)
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  • Social medicine
  • Medical ethics
  • Bioethics
  • Medical genetics
  • Demography
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Biosocial surveys, Committee on Advances in Collecting and Utilizing Biological Indicators and Genetic Information in Social Science Surveys ; Maxine Weinstein, James W. Vaupel, and Kenneth W. Wachter, editors ; Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction / James W. Vaupel, Kenneth W. Wachter, Maxine Weinstein -- Biological indicators and genetic information in Danish twin and oldest-old surveys / Kaare Christensen, Lisa Bathum, Lene Christiansen -- Whitehall II and ELSA: integrating epidemiological and psychobiological approaches to the assessment of biological indicators / Michael Marmot, Andrew Steptoe -- The Taiwan biomarker project / Ming-Cheng Chang ... [et al.] -- Elastic powers: the integration of biomarkers into the health and retirement study / David Weir -- An overview of biomarker research from community and population-based studies on aging / Jennifer R. Harris, Tara L. Gruenewald, Teresa Seeman -- The women's health initiative: lessons for the population study of biomarkers / Robert B. Wallace -- Comments on collecting and utilizing biological indicators in social science surveys / Duncan Thomas, Elizabeth Frankenberg -- Biomarkers in social science research on health and aging: a review of theory and practice / Douglas C. Ewbank -- Are genes good markers of biological traits? / Mary Jane West-Eberhard -- Genetic markers in social science research: opportunities and pitfalls / George P. Vogler, Gerald E. McClearn -- Comments on the utility of social science surveys for the discovery and validation of genes influencing complex traits / Harald H.H. Göring -- Overview thoughts on genetics: walking the line between denial and dreamland, or genes are involved in everything, but not everything is "genetic" / Kenneth M. Weiss -- Minimally invasive and innovative methods for biomeasure collection in population-based research / Stacy Tessler Lindau, Thomas W. McDade -- Nutrigenomics / John Milner ... [et al.] -- Genoeconomics / Daniel J. Benjamin ... [et al.] -- Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for strengthening casual inference in observational studies / George Davey Smith, Shah Ebrahim -- Multilevel investigations: conceptual mappings and perspectives / John T. Cacioppo, Gary G. Berntson, Ronald A. Thisted -- Genomics and beyond: improving understanding and analysis of human (social, economic, and demographic) behavior / John Hobcraft
Control code
ssj0000277347
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 414 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780309108676
Isbn Type
(book)
Lccn
2007939988
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000277347
Label
Biosocial surveys, Committee on Advances in Collecting and Utilizing Biological Indicators and Genetic Information in Social Science Surveys ; Maxine Weinstein, James W. Vaupel, and Kenneth W. Wachter, editors ; Committee on Population, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council of the National Academies, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction / James W. Vaupel, Kenneth W. Wachter, Maxine Weinstein -- Biological indicators and genetic information in Danish twin and oldest-old surveys / Kaare Christensen, Lisa Bathum, Lene Christiansen -- Whitehall II and ELSA: integrating epidemiological and psychobiological approaches to the assessment of biological indicators / Michael Marmot, Andrew Steptoe -- The Taiwan biomarker project / Ming-Cheng Chang ... [et al.] -- Elastic powers: the integration of biomarkers into the health and retirement study / David Weir -- An overview of biomarker research from community and population-based studies on aging / Jennifer R. Harris, Tara L. Gruenewald, Teresa Seeman -- The women's health initiative: lessons for the population study of biomarkers / Robert B. Wallace -- Comments on collecting and utilizing biological indicators in social science surveys / Duncan Thomas, Elizabeth Frankenberg -- Biomarkers in social science research on health and aging: a review of theory and practice / Douglas C. Ewbank -- Are genes good markers of biological traits? / Mary Jane West-Eberhard -- Genetic markers in social science research: opportunities and pitfalls / George P. Vogler, Gerald E. McClearn -- Comments on the utility of social science surveys for the discovery and validation of genes influencing complex traits / Harald H.H. Göring -- Overview thoughts on genetics: walking the line between denial and dreamland, or genes are involved in everything, but not everything is "genetic" / Kenneth M. Weiss -- Minimally invasive and innovative methods for biomeasure collection in population-based research / Stacy Tessler Lindau, Thomas W. McDade -- Nutrigenomics / John Milner ... [et al.] -- Genoeconomics / Daniel J. Benjamin ... [et al.] -- Mendelian randomization: genetic variants as instruments for strengthening casual inference in observational studies / George Davey Smith, Shah Ebrahim -- Multilevel investigations: conceptual mappings and perspectives / John T. Cacioppo, Gary G. Berntson, Ronald A. Thisted -- Genomics and beyond: improving understanding and analysis of human (social, economic, and demographic) behavior / John Hobcraft
Control code
ssj0000277347
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 414 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780309108676
Isbn Type
(book)
Lccn
2007939988
Other physical details
ill
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0000277347

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