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Arline T. Geronimus's Select Publications

Journal Articles

Rodriguez, Javier, John Bound, and Arline T. Geronimus. Online Access 2014. "Time Series Analysis and US Infant Mortality: De-trending the Empirical from the Polemical in Political Epidemiology." International Journal of Epidemiology, . DOI.

Rodriguez, Javier, John Bound, and Arline T. Geronimus. Forthcoming. "Politicization with Misrepresentation: On De-trending in Time Series Analysis." International Journal of Epidemiology. PMCID: PMC Journal - In Process.

Henry-Sanchez, Brenda, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2013. "Racial/ethnic disparities in infant mortality among US Latinos: a test of the segmented racialization hypothesis." Du Bois Review, 10(1): 205-231. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2013. "Deep Integration: Letting the Epigenome out of the Bottle without Losing Sight of the Structural Origins of Population Health and Disease." American Journal of Public Health, 103(suppl 1): S56-63. PMCID: PMC3786760. DOI. Abstract.

Rodriguez, Javier, John Bound, and Arline T. Geronimus. Online Access 2013. "US Infant Mortality and the President’s Party." International Journal of Epidemiology, . DOI. Abstract.

Berman, Leslie R., Rachel C. Snow, Jessica D. Moorman, Deena Policicchio, Arline T. Geronimus, and Mark Padilla. Online Access 2013. "Parental Loss and Residential Instability: The Impact on Young Women from Low-Income Households in Detroit." Journal of Child and Family Studies, . DOI.

Hudson, Darrell, Kai Bullard, Harold Neighbors, Arline T. Geronimus, Juan Yang, and James S. Jackson. 2012. "Are benefits conferred with greater socioeconomic position undermined by racial discrimination among African American men?" Journal of Men's Health, 9(2): 127-136. PMCID: PMC3371660. DOI.

Hudson, Darrell, Harold Neighbors, Arline T. Geronimus, and James S. Jackson. 2012. "The relationship between socioeconomic position and depression among a US nationally representative sample of African Americans." Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 47(3): 373-381. PMCID: PMC3279642. DOI.

Keene, Danya, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2011. "Community-Based Support among African American Public Housing Residents." Journal of Urban Health, 88(1): 41-53. PMCID: PMC3042090. DOI. Abstract.

Pearson, Jay, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2011. "Race/ethnicity, Socioeconomic Characteristics, Co-ethnic Social Ties and Health: Evidence from the National Jewish Population Survey." American Journal of Public Health, 101(7): 1314–1321. PMCID: PMC3110243. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, and Cynthia Colen. 2011. "Excess black mortality in the United States and in select black or white high-poverty areas, 1980-2000." American Journal of Public Health, 101(4): 720-729. PMCID: PMC3052342. DOI. Abstract.

Keene, Danya, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2011. ""Weathering" HOPE VI: The Importance of Evaluating the Population Health Impact of Public Housing Demolition and Displacement." Journal of Urban Health-Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine, 88(3): 417-435. PMCID: PMC3126923. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Margaret Hicken, Jay Pearson, Sarah Seashols, Kelly Brown, and Tracey Dawson Cruz. 2010. "Do US Black Women Experience Stress-Related Accelerated Biological Aging?" Human Nature: An Interdisciplinary Biosocial Perspective, 21(1): 19-38. PMCID: PMC2861506. DOI. Abstract.

Keene, Danya, Mark Padilla, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2010. "Leaving Chicago for Iowa's "Fields of Opportunity": Community Dispossession, Rootlessness, and the Quest for Somewhere to "Be OK"." Human Organization, 69(3): 275 - 284. PMCID: PMC2964883. Abstract. Public Access.

Walsemann, Katrina M., Gilbert C. Gee, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2009. "Ethnic Differences in Trajectories of Depressive Symptoms: Disadvantage in Family Background, High School Experiences, and Adult Characteristics." Journal of Health & Social Behavior, 50(1): 82-98. PMCID: PMC2761954. DOI. Abstract.

Bingenheimer, Jeffrey, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2009. "Behavioral Mechanisms in HIV Epidemiology and Prevention: Past, Present, and Future Roles." Studies in Family Planning, 40(3): 187-204. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Kaestner, Robert, Jay Pearson, Danya Keene, and Arline T. Geronimus. 2009. "Stress, Allostatic Load, and Health of Mexican Immigrants." Social Science Quarterly, 90(5): 1089-1111. PMCID: PMC3001634. DOI. Abstract.

Walsemann, Katrina M., Arline T. Geronimus, and G.C. Gee. 2008. "Accumulating disadvantage over the life course - Evidence from a longitudinal study investigating the relationship between educational advantage in youth and health in middle age." Research on Aging, 30(2): 169-199. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Danya Keene, Margaret Hicken, and John Bound. 2007. "Black -White Differences in Age Trajectories of Hypertension Prevalence among Adult Women and Men, 1999-2002." Ethnicity and Disease, 17(1): 40-48. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Kaufman, J.S., Arline T. Geronimus, and Sherman James. 2007. "Faulty interpretation of observed racial disparity in recurrent preterm birth." American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 197(3): 327-327. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Margaret Hicken, Danya Keene, and John Bound. 2006. ""Weathering" and age-patterns of allostatic load scores among Blacks and Whites in the United States." American Journal of Public Health, 96: 826-833. PMCID: PMC1470581. DOI. Abstract.

Colen, Cynthia, Arline T. Geronimus, and Maureen G. Phipps. 2006. "Getting a piece of the pie? The economic boom of the 1990s and declining teen birth rates in the United States." Social Science & Medicine, 63(2006): 1531-1545. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Cynthia Colen, Tara P. Shochet, Lori Barer Ingber, and Sherman James. 2006. "Urban-Rural Differences in Excess Mortality among High-Poverty Populations: Evidence from the Harlem Household Survey and the Pitt County, North Carolina Study of African American Health." Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 17(3): 532-558. Abstract.

Colen, Cynthia, Arline T. Geronimus, John Bound, and Sherman James. 2006. "Maternal Upward Socioeconomic Mobility and Black-White Disparities in Infant Birthweight." American Journal of Public Health, 96(11): 2032-2039. PMCID: PMC1751798. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2006. "Invited commentary: Using area-based socioeconomic measures - Think conceptually, act cautiously." American Journal of Epidemiology, 164(9): 835-840. DOI.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2004. "Teenage Childbearing as Cultural Prism." British Medical Bulletin, 69: 155-166. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and J.P. Thompson. 2004. "To denigrate, ignore, or disrupt : the health impact of policy-induced breakdown of urban African American communities of support." Du Bois Review, 1(2): 247-279. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2003. "Damned if you Do: Culture, Identity, Privilege, and Teenage Childbearing in the United States." Social Science and Medicine, 57(5): 881-893. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2003. "Commentary: Weathering Chicago." International Journal of Epidemiology, 32(1): 90-91.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, Timothy A. Waidmann, Cynthia Colen, and Diane Steffick. 2001. "Inequality in Life Expectancy, Functional Status and Active Life Across Selected Black and White Populations in the United States." Demography, 38(2): 227-251. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2001. "Understanding and Eliminating Racial Inequalities in Women's Health in the United States: The Role of the Weathering Conceptual Framework." Journal of the American Medical Women's Association, 56(4): 133-136. Abstract.

Hillemeier, Marianne M., Arline T. Geronimus, and John Bound. 2001. "Widening Black / White Mortality Differentials Among U.S. Children over the 1980s." Ethnicity and Disease, 11(3): 469-483. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2000. "To Mitigate, Resist or Undo: Addressing Structural Influences on the Health of Urban Populations." American Journal of Public Health, 90(6): 867-872. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, and Timothy A. Waidmann. 1999. "Health Inequality and Population Variation in Fertility-timing." Social Science & Medicine, 49(12): 1623-1636. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, and Timothy A. Waidmann. 1999. "Poverty, Time, and Place: Variation in Excess Mortality Across Selected US Populations, 1980-1990." Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 53(6): 325-334. PMCID: PMC1756883. DOI. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and John Bound. 1998. "Use of Census-Based Aggregate Variables to Proxy for Socioeconomic Group: Evidence from National Samples." American Journal of Epidemiology, 148(5): 475-486.

Geronimus, Arline T. 1997. "Teenage Childbearing and Personal Responsibility." Political Science Quarterly, 112(3): 405-430.

Geronimus, Arline T. 1996. "Black/White Differences in the Relationship of Maternal Age to Birthweight: A Population-Based Test of the Weathering Hypothesis." Social Science and Medicine, 42(4): 589-97. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, and Lisa Neidert. 1996. "On the Validity of Using Census Geocode Characteristics to Proxy Individual Socioeconomic Characteristics." Journal of the American Statistical Association, 91(434): 529-537. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Geronimus, Arline T. 1996. "What Teen Mothers Know." Human Nature, 7(4): 323-52. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, Timothy A. Waidmann, Marianne M. Hillemeier, and Patricia B. Burns. 1996. "Excess Mortality among Blacks and Whites in the United States." The New England Journal of Medicine, 335(21): 1552-1558. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Geronimus, Arline T., Sanders Korenman, and Marianne M. Hillemeier. 1994. "Does Young Maternal Age Adversely Affect Child Development? Evidence from Cousin Comparisons in the United States." Population and Development, 20(3): 585-609. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and Sanders Korenman. 1993. "Maternal Youth or Family Background? On the Health Disadvantages of Infants with Teenage Mothers." American Journal of Epidemiology, 137(2): 213-25. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and John Bound. 1990. "Black/White Differences in Women's Reproductive-Related Health Status: Evidence from Vital Statistics." Demography, 27(3): 457-66. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Chapters

Geronimus, Arline T., and Rachel C. Snow. 2013. "The Mutability of Women's Health with Age: The Sometimes Rapid, and Often Enduring, Health Consequences of Injustice." In Women and Health edited by Marlene B. Goldman, Rebecca Troisi, Kathryn M. Rexrode.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2009. "To Mitigate, Resist, or Undo: Addressing Structural Influences on the Health of Urban Populations." In Urban health : readings in the social, built, and physical environments of U.S. cities edited by Hynes, H. Patricia, Lopez, Russ. :65-78. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers.

Geronimus, Arline T. 2003. "Addressing Structural Influences on the Health of Urban Populations." In Health and Social Justice : Politics, Ideology, and Inequity in the Distribution of Disease edited by Richard Hofrichte. Pp. 542-556. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

PSC Reports

Colen, Cynthia G., Arline T. Geronimus, and Maureen G. Phipps. 2002. "Getting a Piece of the Pie? Declining Teen Birth Rates During the 1990s." PSC Research Report No. 02-528. October 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Geronimus, Arline T., and John Bound. "Evidence from the PSID and the NMIHS on Using Census-Based Aggregate Variables to Proxy for Socioeconomic Group." PSC Research Report No. 98-424. October 1998. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. "What Teen Mothers Know." PSC Research Report No. 96-365. May 1996. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. "The Translation of Social into Reproductive Inequality: A Population-based Test of the Weathering Hypothesis." PSC Research Report No. 95-323. January 1995. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., John Bound, and Lisa Neidert. "On the Validity of Using Census Geocode Characteristics to Proxy Economic Status." PSC Research Report No. 93-269. January 1993. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Sanders Korenman, and Marianne M. Hillemeier. "Does Young Maternal Age Adversely Affect Child Development? Evidence from Cousin Comparison." PSC Research Report No. 92-256. September 1992. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T. "Clashes of Common Sense: On the Previous Child-Care Experience of Teenage Mothers-To-Be." PSC Research Report No. 91-202. January 1991. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and Sanders Korenman. "Maternal Youth or Family Background? Preliminary Findings on the Health Disadvantages of Infants with Teenage Mothers." PSC Research Report No. 91-204. March 1991. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Lisa Neidert, and John Bound. "Age Patterns of Smoking among U.S. Black and White Women." PSC Research Report No. 91-232. December 1991. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and Sanders Korenman. "The Socioeconomic Consequences of Teen Childbearing Reconsidered." PSC Research Report No. 90-190. September 1990. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and Marianne M. Hillemeier. "Patterns of Blood Lead Levels by Race in U.S. Women of Childbearing Ages." PSC Research Report No. 90-197. November 1990. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., H. Frank Andersen, and John Bound. "Differences in Hypertension Prevalence among U.S. Black and White Women of Childbearing Age." PSC Research Report No. 89-142. April 1989. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., Lisa Neidert, and John Bound. "A Note on the Measure of Hypertension in HHANES." PSC Research Report No. 89-169. November 1989. Abstract.

Geronimus, Arline T., and John Bound. "Racial Differences in Women's Reproductive-Related Health Status by Age." PSC Research Report No. 88-135. December 1988.

Newsletters

Geronimus, Arline T., Lisa Neidert, and John Bound. 1993. "Age Patterns of Smoking in US Black and White Women of Childbearing Age." American Journal of Public Health, 83(9): 1258-64. PMCID: PMC1694982. Abstract. Licensed Access.