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Using housing items to indicate socioeconomic status: Latin America
This note explores the possibility of using physical housing quality information from censuses to help indicate socioeconomic status, particularly that of children, elderly people and women inExpand
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Change in Nuptiality Patterns among Cuban Americans: Evidence of Cultural and Structural Assimilation? 1
“Is assimilation dead?” (Glazer, 1993). One group of sociologists argues that the classical assimilation model no longer, if it ever did, serves to facilitate our understanding of immigrantExpand
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A Re-Examination of the Hispanic Mortality Paradox
We test three competing explanations of the adult “Hispanic mortality paradox:” data artifact, migration, and cultural or social buffering effects. Based on a series of parametric hazard modelsExpand
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Toxicity of 2-methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic acid to the adult crested newt.
The toxicity of the herbicide Agroxone 3, a commercial formulation of the sodium salt of 2-methyl-4-chlorophenoxyacetic acid (MCPA), in the adult newt (Triturus cristatus carnifex) was tested afterExpand
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The toxicity of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid to the adult crested newt.
The toxicity of the herbicide Agroxone 5, a commercial formulation of the iso-octyl ester of 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), in the adult crested newt (Triturus cristatus carnifex) was testedExpand
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3-Methyl-1-(methylthio)-2-butene: a component in the foul-smelling defensive secretion of two Ceroglossus species (Coleoptera: Carabidae)
A sulfur-containing compound causes the foul smell of the defensive pygidial gland fluid of Ceroglossus buqueti Laporte and Ceroglossus magellanicus Gehin. This compound was identified asExpand
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Testing of the fungicide maneb for carcinogenicity in two populations of the European crested newt.
The carcinogenic effects of the fungicide manganese ethylenebisdithiocarbamate (maneb) have been investigated in 2 populations of adult crested newt, which have different prevalences of spontaneousExpand
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The toxicity of manganese ethylenebisdithiocarbamate to the adult newt,Triturus cristatus
SummaryThe toxicity of ethylenebisdithiocarbamate (maneb), a widely used agricultural fungicide, to the adult newt (Triturus cristatus carnifex) was evaluated after percutaneous exposure. Maneb wasExpand
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