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Sarah Van de Velde
University of Antwerp
45Publications
11H-index
610Citations
Publications 45
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Published on Nov 28, 2018in European Journal of Public Health 2.78
Sarah Van de Velde11
Estimated H-index: 11
(University of Antwerp),
Anders Boyd20
Estimated H-index: 20
(French Institute of Health and Medical Research)
+ 6 AuthorsViviane Kovess-Masfety34
Estimated H-index: 34
(EHESP)
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Published on Dec 1, 2017in International Journal of Comparative Sociology 1.23
Sarah Van de Velde11
Estimated H-index: 11
,
Koen Van der Bracht6
Estimated H-index: 6
,
Veerle Buffel4
Estimated H-index: 4
Previous research has found that religiosity is positively related to mental well-being. This study assesses whether the religious context moderates the relationship between individual levels of religiosity and depression in the religiously diverse European context. We apply multilevel models, examining 68,874 individuals in 29 European countries subdivided into 277 regions from the sixth (2012) and seventh (2014) wave of the European Social Survey. First, we found that religious service attenda...
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Published on Jul 1, 2016in Social Science & Medicine 3.01
Rozemarijn Dereuddre3
Estimated H-index: 3
(Ghent University),
Sarah Van de Velde11
Estimated H-index: 11
(University of Antwerp),
Piet Bracke25
Estimated H-index: 25
(Ghent University)
Despite generally low fertility rates in Europe, contraceptive behavior varies to a substantial extent. The dichotomy between Western, and Central and Eastern European countries is particularly relevant. Whereas the former are characterized by the widespread use of modern contraception, the latter show a high prevalence of traditional methods to control fertility. The current study aims to examine whether these differences can be attributed to differences in women’s individual status, and in gen...
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Published on Jan 1, 2016in Digestion 2.04
Jo Tondeur24
Estimated H-index: 24
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Sarah Van de Velde11
Estimated H-index: 11
+ 1 AuthorsMieke Van Houtte28
Estimated H-index: 28
This study responds to a call for research on how gender differences emerge in young generations of computer users. A large-scale survey involving 1138 university students in Flanders (Belgium) was conducted to examine the relationship between gender, computer access, attitudes, and uses in both learning and everyday activities of university students. The results show that women have a less positive attitude towards computers in general. However, their attitude towards computers for educational ...
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Published on Jan 1, 2016in European Psychiatry 4.13
Anders Boyd20
Estimated H-index: 20
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Sarah Van de Velde11
Estimated H-index: 11
+ 2 AuthorsViviane Kovess-Masfety34
Estimated H-index: 34
Published on Mar 1, 2015in Journal of Affective Disorders 3.79
Anders Boyd20
Estimated H-index: 20
(French Institute of Health and Medical Research),
Sarah Van de Velde11
Estimated H-index: 11
(EHESP)
+ 5 AuthorsViviane Kovess-Masfety34
Estimated H-index: 34
(EHESP)
Abstract Introduction When evaluating gender differences in mental disorders and suicidality, specifically between European countries, studies are sparse and frequently hindered by methodological issues, such as the limited items evaluated and inconsistent sampling designs. Methods In ten European countries participating in the World Mental Health Survey Initiative, lifetime internalizing and externalizing disorders and suicidality were assessed among 37,289 respondents. Disorders were classifie...
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