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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 64 Citations 14,477 286 World Ranking 424 National Ranking 74

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Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences, United Kingdom

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Statistics

His primary areas of study are Demography, Poverty, Public health, Socioeconomic status and Development economics. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Ethnic group and Census. His work in Poverty addresses subjects such as Distribution, which are connected to disciplines such as Income poverty.

The Public health study combines topics in areas such as Mortality rate, Social class and Gerontology. His Socioeconomic status research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Risk of mortality, Demographic economics, Compensation law of mortality, Confidence interval and Economic inequality. His work deals with themes such as Government, Life expectancy, Social exclusion and Health policy, which intersect with Development economics.

His most cited work include:

  • The widening gap: Health inequalities and policy in Britain (274 citations)
  • Injustice: Why Social Inequality Persists (235 citations)
  • Why are suicide rates rising in young men but falling in the elderly?-- a time-series analysis of trends in England and Wales 1950-1998. (207 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Demography, Poverty, Development economics, Politics and Economic growth. His work carried out in the field of Demography brings together such families of science as Socioeconomic status and Gerontology. His Gerontology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Life expectancy and Public health.

His Politics research includes elements of Government and Political economy.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Demography (18.52%)
  • Poverty (10.86%)
  • Development economics (8.89%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Demography (18.52%)
  • Development economics (8.89%)
  • Life expectancy (7.41%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Demography, Development economics, Life expectancy, Politics and Mortality rate. The study incorporates disciplines such as Health geography, Public health and Heritability in addition to Demography. His research on Development economics frequently connects to adjacent areas such as Economic inequality.

His research in Economic inequality focuses on subjects like Imprisonment, which are connected to Demographic economics. In Life expectancy, he works on issues like Austerity, which are connected to Blame, Infant mortality and Poverty. His Mortality rate research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Social status and Gerontology.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Brexit: the decision of a divided country (86 citations)
  • Why is life expectancy in England and Wales ‘stalling’? (80 citations)
  • Why has mortality in England and Wales been increasing? An iterative demographic analysis: (43 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • World War II
  • Law
  • Statistics

Danny Dorling focuses on Demography, Public health, Demographic economics, Development economics and Life expectancy. Mortality rate is the focus of his Demography research. His Public health study combines topics in areas such as Economic growth and Payment, Arrears.

In his work, British Household Panel Survey, Research design, Internal migration and Observational study is strongly intertwined with Casual, which is a subfield of Demographic economics. His study explores the link between Development economics and topics such as Economic inequality that cross with problems in Outlier and Imprisonment. His research in Life expectancy intersects with topics in Phenomenon, Gerontology, Social care and Pension.

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Best Publications

Injustice (revised edition): Why social inequality still persists

Daniel Dorling.
(2010)

1087 Citations

The widening gap: Health inequalities and policy in Britain

Mary Shaw;Daniel Dorling;David Gordon;George Davey Smith.
(1999)

620 Citations

Poverty, social exclusion and minorities

M Shaw;D Dorling;G Davey Smith.
(2006)

356 Citations

Injustice: Why Social Inequality Persists

Daniel Dorling.
(2010)

346 Citations

Mapping: Ways of Representing the World

Daniel Dorling;David Fairbairn.
(2014)

343 Citations

Poverty, wealth and place in Britain, 1968 to 2005

Daniel Dorling;Jan Rigby;Ben Wheeler;Dimitris Ballas.
(2007)

329 Citations

Ecological study of social fragmentation, poverty, and suicide.

Elise Whitley;David Gunnell;Daniel Dorling;George Davey Smith.
BMJ (1999)

319 Citations

Life expectancy: women now on top everywhere

Anna Barford;Danny Dorling;George Davey Smith;Mary Shaw.
BMJ (2006)

318 Citations

Why are suicide rates rising in young men but falling in the elderly?-- a time-series analysis of trends in England and Wales 1950-1998.

David Gunnell;Nicos Middleton;Elise Whitley;Daniel Dorling.
Social Science & Medicine (2003)

316 Citations

AN ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE ANALYSIS OF BRITISH AIR QUALITY

Gordon Mitchell;Danny Dorling.
Environment and Planning A (2003)

301 Citations

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