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Xiaohe Xu

Professor, Department of Sociology, University of Texas at San Antonio.

Off-Campus Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Dr. Xu specializes in sociology of marriage and the family; comparative family studies; social change; adolescents and child development; religion and family life, advanced statistical methods; and statistical research design.

Recent Publications

Journal Articles

Liang, Jersey, C.N. Wang, Xiaohe Xu, H.C. Hsu, Hui-Sheng Lin, and Y.H. Lin. 2010. "Trajectory of functional status among older Taiwanese: Gender and age variations." Social Science & Medicine, 71(6): 1208-1217. DOI. Abstract.

Liang, Jersey, Xiaohe Xu, J.M. Bennett, Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, and A.R. Quinones. 2010. "Ethnicity and Changing Functional Health in Middle and Late Life: A Person-Centered Approach." Journals of Gerontology Series B-Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 65(4): 470-481. PMCID: PMC2883869. DOI. Abstract.

Xu, Xiaohe, Jersey Liang, J.M. Bennett, A.R. Quinones, and Wei-Jun Jean Yeung. 2010. "Ethnic Differences in the Dynamics of Depressive Symptoms in Middle-Aged and Older Americans." Journal of Aging and Health, 22(5): 631-652. PMCID: PMC2896431. DOI. Abstract.

Rich, Susan Lynne, and Xiaohe Xu. 2009. "Marital Instability: A Comparative Study of China and Taiwan." The Global Studies Journal, 2(4): 153-168. Abstract.

Roberson, Anglea, Sheena Gardner, Xiaohe Xu, and Humphrey Costello. 2009. "The Impact of Remedial Intervention on Three-Year Recidivism Among First-Time DUI Offenders in Mississippi." Accident Analysis & Prevention, 41: 1080-1086. Abstract.

Kerley, Kent R., Xiaohe Xu, and Bangon Sirisunyaluck. 2008. "Self Control, Intimate Partner Abuse, and Intimate Partner Victimization: Testing the General Theory of Crime in Thailand." Deviant Behavior, 29(6): 503-532. DOI. Abstract.

Bartkowski, John P., Xiaohe Xu, and Martin Levin. 2008. "Religion and child development: Evidence from the early childhood longitudinal study." Social Science Research, 37(1): 18-36. DOI. Abstract.

Bartkowski, John P., and Xiaohe Xu. 2007. "Religiosity and Teen Drug Use Reconsidered: A Social Capital Perspective." American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 32(6S): S182-S194. Abstract.

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