SOCI 4860

Work, Occupations, Professions

Course Instructor: 

Pum van Veldhoven

This guide is meant for self service. Please use it together with the Subject Guide for Sociology. If at any time during the research process, should you feel the need for research support, then email me. You may prefer to directly schedule a virtual appointment with me on Zoom, and other platforms.

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Subject headings

Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH) use controlled vocabulary to access and express the subject content of documents. This is a searchable index based on the readings from your course outline . This course has been divided into the following research areas. Click on the links below:

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  1. Abused women 
  2. action-oriented research 
  3. Activism 
  4. Activities of Daily Living 
  5. Administrative support 
  6. Adolescent 
  7. Adult 
  8. Adults 
  9. Age Distribution 
  10. Aged 
  11. Aged, 80 and over 
  12. Alliances 
  13. Analysis
  14. Analysis. Health state 
  15. Automotive industries 
  16. Back Pain - etiology 
  17. Battered Women - psychology 
  18. Battered Women - statistics & numerical data 
  19. Behavioral Sciences 
  20. Biological and medical sciences 
  21. British Columbia - epidemiology 
  22. Business
  23. Byssinosis -- Social aspects -- United States
  24. Canada
  25. Canada -- Economic conditions
  26. Care and treatment 
  27. Caregivers 
  28. Caregivers - organization & administration 
  29. Caregivers - psychology 
  30. Causes of 
  31. Child 
  32. Child care 
  33. Child Rearing 
  34. Child Welfare - history 
  35. Child Welfare - legislation & jurisprudence 
  36. Children 
  37. Chinese 
  38. Coal mines and mining -- Health aspects -- United States
  39. Collaboration 
  40. Communities 
  41. Community
  42. Compensation and benefits 
  43. Computer programming 
  44. Conjugal violence 
  45. Contractors
  46. Cooperative Behavior 
  47. Cotton dust -- Health aspects -- United States
  48. Counseling 
  49. COVID-19 - transmission 
  50. Crime Victims - psychology 
  51. Crime Victims - statistics & numerical data 
  52. Crimes against 
  53. Data Collection 
  54. Delivery of Health Care - ethics 
  55. Delivery of Health Care - manpower 
  56. Demographic aspects 
  57. Disaster Planning - trends 
  58. Disorders 
  59. Division of labor
  60. Domestic violence 
  61. Drivers licenses 
  62. duty to care 
  63. Earnings -- Canada -- Gender differences
  64. Economic aspects 
  65. Economic history
  66. Economics
  67. emergence 
  68. Emergency Responders - psychology 
  69. Emergency Responders - statistics & numerical data 
  70. Emotional abuse 
  71. Emotional expression 
  72. Emotional intelligence 
  73. Emotions 
  74. Employee involvement 
  75. Employee relations 
  76. Employee supervision 
  77. Employers 
  78. Employment 
  79. Employment - classification 
  80. Employment - psychology 
  81. Employment - statistics & numerical data 
  82. Employment discrimination 
  83. English 
  84. Environmental health 
  85. Environmental Health - history 
  86. Environmental protection 
  87. Epidemics 
  88. Epidemiology 
  89. Equal pay for equal work -- Canada
  90. Equal pay for women 
  91. Ergonomics 
  92. Escalators 
  93. ethics 
  94. Evaluation 
  95. Family 
  96. Family Characteristics 
  97. Family violence 
  98. Famous Persons 
  99. Fatigue - etiology 
  100. Female 
  101. Female employees 
  102. Feminism 
  103. FEMINIST 
  104. French language 
  105. Gender 
  106. Gender differences 
  107. Gender equality 
  108. Gender Identity 
  109. Gender Issues 
  110. Gender roles 
  111. gender-sensitive analysis 
  112. General aspects 
  113. General studies. Ideologies 
  114. Glass ceiling 
  115. Group identity 
  116. HEALTH 
  117. health and safety 
  118. Health aspects 
  119. Health care reform -- Canada
  120. Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice 
  121. Health participants 
  122. Health Personnel 
  123. Health Personnel - statistics & numerical data 
  124. Health Policy 
  125. Health Services Needs and Demand 
  126. Health Status 
  127. Health Surveys 
  128. Health -- Sex differences
  129. Higher education 
  130. History of medicine
  131. History, 17th Century 
  132. History, 19th Century 
  133. History, 20th Century 
  134. Home based employment 
  135. Home economics 
  136. Hospital Administration 
  137. Hospitals 
  138. Household management 
  139. Households 
  140. Housekeeping 
  141. Housekeeping - classification 
  142. Housekeeping - statistics & numerical data 
  143. Housewives
  144. Housing and health
  145. Human resources 
  146. Humans 
  147. Income inequality 
  148. Index Medicus
  149. Industrial hygiene
  150. Industrial hygiene -- Canada
  151. Industrial safety 
  152. Industrial safety -- Canada
  153. Inequalities in health 
  154. Inequality
  155. Influence 
  156. Influenza 
  157. Interruptions 
  158. Intersectionality 
  159. Invisibility 
  160. invisible work 
  161. Job classification 
  162. Job descriptions 
  163. Job Satisfaction 
  164. Job stress
  165. Keywords 
  166. Knowledge
  167. Knowledge representation 
  168. Labor 
  169. Labor management relations 
  170. Labor markets 
  171. Labor relations 
  172. Labor union representation 
  173. Labor unionization 
  174. Labor Unions 
  175. Labor Unions - history 
  176. Labour
  177. Labour management relations
  178. Labour markets
  179. Labour relations
  180. Labour union representation
  181. Labour unionization
  182. Labour Unions
  183. Labour Unions - history
  184. Leisure Activities 
  185. Logistic Models 
  186. Long-Term Care 
  187. Low income groups 
  188. Lungs -- Dust diseases -- Social aspects -- United States
  189. Male 
  190. Management
  191. Marriage 
  192. Marriage - psychology 
  193. Marriage and Family Counselling 
  194. Mediating factors 
  195. MEDICAL 
  196. Medical care -- Sex differences
  197. Medical sciences 
  198. Medical care -- Canada
  199. Medicine, Industrial 
  200. Men 
  201. Men -- Employment -- Canada
  202. Mental health 
  203. methodology 
  204. Middle Aged 
  205. Miners -- Diseases -- Newfoundland and Labrador
  206. Miners -- Diseases and hygiene -- Newfoundland and Labrador
  207. Miners -- Health and hygiene -- Newfoundland and Labrador
  208. Miners -- Newfoundland and Labrador
  209. Miners -- Newfoundland and Labrador -- Biography
  210. Moral Obligations 
  211. Morbidity 
  212. Mothers 
  213. Musculoskeletal Diseases - epidemiology 
  214. musculoskeletal problems 
  215. Night work 
  216. Nonprofit organizations 
  217. nonā€profit organizations 
  218. Nursing
  219. Nursing Assistants - economics 
  220. Occupational diseases
  221. Occupational Diseases - diagnosis 
  222. Occupational Diseases - epidemiology 
  223. Occupational Diseases - etiology 
  224. Occupational hazards 
  225. Occupational Health 
  226. Occupational Health - history 
  227. Occupational Health - legislation & jurisprudence 
  228. Occupational health & safety 
  229. Occupational health and safety 
  230. Occupational health services 
  231. Occupational Health Services - standards 
  232. Occupational health -- Canada -- Women
  233. Occupational Health And Safety Act (Ontario)
  234. Occupational Health Ontario Legislation
  235. Occupational mobility 
  236. Occupational safety 
  237. Occupational Safety Ontario Legislation
  238. Occupational segregation 
  239. occupational welfare policies 
  240. Occupational safety -- Canada -- Women
  241. Occupations 
  242. Occupations - classification 
  243. Occupations - statistics & numerical data 
  244. Officials and employees 
  245. Ontario 
  246. Organizing 
  247. Ownership 
  248. pandemics 
  249. Pandemics - ethics 
  250. Paralegals 
  251. Parents 
  252. Performance evaluation 
  253. Personnel, Hospital - statistics & numerical data 
  254. Physician-Patient Relations 
  255. Policy, Social Justice, and Human Rights 
  256. Political aspects 
  257. Political representation 
  258. Political sociology 
  259. Politics 
  260. Population Surveillance 
  261. Postsecondary graduates -- Canada -- Gender wage gap
  262. Post-traumatic stress disorder 
  263. POWER 
  264. Power (Psychology) 
  265. Pregnancy 
  266. Prejudice 
  267. Productivity 
  268. Psychiatric services
  269. Psychology
  270. Psychology -- Translating
  271. Psychology, Social 
  272. Public administration 
  273. Public health. Hygiene 
  274. Public health. Hygiene-occupational medicine 
  275. Qualitative research 
  276. Quebec 
  277. Reports 
  278. Research 
  279. Research & development 
  280. Research & development--R&D 
  281. Research Design 
  282. Research Reports 
  283. Research Support as Topic 
  284. Residential Facilities 
  285. Responsibilities 
  286. Risk factors 
  287. Risk Management - ethics 
  288. Safety - history 
  289. Safety and security measures 
  290. Salaries and Fringe Benefits 
  291. SARS-CoV-2 - isolation & purification 
  292. School age children 
  293. School Teachers - psychology 
  294. SCIENCE 
  295. Segregation 
  296. Self Concept 
  297. Self-reported-health 
  298. Sex Characteristics 
  299. Sex crimes 
  300. Sex discrimination 
  301. Sex discrimination in employment 
  302. Sex Factors 
  303. Sexism 
  304. Sexism in medicine
  305. Sexual inequality 
  306. Sleep 
  307. Sleep deprivation 
  308. Sleep Initiation and Maintenance Disorders - etiology 
  309. Social and Personality Psychology 
  310. Social aspects 
  311. Social Behavior 
  312. Social Change - history 
  313. Social class 
  314. Social classes 
  315. Social Justice 
  316. Social movements. Revolutions 
  317. Social service
  318. Social status 
  319. Social Work 
  320. Social Work - history 
  321. Socioeconomic Factors 
  322. Sociology 
  323. Sociology of the family. Age groups 
  324. Spain 
  325. Spain Social class Self-reported-health Working conditions Inequalities in health Mediating factors 
  326. Speech acts 
  327. Spouse Abuse - psychology 
  328. Spouse Abuse - statistics & numerical data 
  329. Spouses 
  330. Status 
  331. stress 
  332. Studies 
  333. Surveys and Questionnaires 
  334. Sweden 
  335. time use analysis 
  336. Union organizing 
  337. Unionization 
  338. unions 
  339. United States 
  340. Ventilation systems 
  341. Volunteers 
  342. Volunteers - psychology 
  343. Volunteers - statistics & numerical data 
  344. Wage differential
  345. Wage differentials -- Canada
  346. Wage surveys -- Canada
  347. Wages 
  348. Wages & salaries 
  349. War 
  350. Welfare reform 
  351. White people 
  352. Wife abuse 
  353. Woman social status. Women's emancipation 
  354. Women 
  355. Women -- Employment -- Canada
  356. Women - history 
  357. Women and Work 
  358. Women Work Health Health Gender Power Qualitative Research Feminist Medical Science 
  359. women workers 
  360. Women -- Employment -- Canada
  361. Women -- Employment -- Health aspects
  362. Women -- Social conditions
  363. Women -- Canada -- Occupational health
  364. Women -- Health and hygiene
  365. Women -- Health and hygiene -- Sociological aspects
  366. Women, Work, and Health 
  367. Women, Working 
  368. Women, Working - classification 
  369. Women, Working - psychology 
  370. Women, Working - statistics & numerical data 
  371. Women--Health and hygiene--Political aspects
  372. Women's Health 
  373. Women's health services 
  374. Women's Rights 
  375. Women's Rights - history 
  376. Women's health services -- Social aspects
  377. Work 
  378. Work - classification 
  379. Work environment 
  380. Work life balance 
  381. Work Schedule Tolerance 
  382. Work -- Psychological aspects
  383. Work design
  384. Workers' Compensation - statistics & numerical data 
  385. work-family interfaces 
  386. Workforce 
  387. Working conditions 
  388. Working women 
  389. Work-Life Balance 
  390. Workload 
  391. Workplace - psychology 
  392. Workplace - statistics & numerical data 
  393. Workplaces 
  394. Wounds and Injuries - epidemiology 
  395. Wounds and Injuries - etiology 

Databases

  1. Databases tagged 'Sociology'
  2. Databases by 'Type'
  3. Browse journals tagged '(work OR health) AND women

Other recommended databases

  1. Canadian Census Analyzer: The Census Analyser provides access to census variables for most levels of geography, and to public use microdata files
  2. CANSIM IICANSIM is Statistics Canada statistical database. It contains thousands of tables and reports from all fields
  • Beyond 20/20 Browser: Use this software to cross-tabulate tables you have downloaded from CANSIM
  1. ICPSR (Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Sciences Research): The leading repository of American and international surveys and datasets in demography, political science, and sociology.
  2. ODESIODESI contains microdata from Statistics Canada, Elections Canada, as well as polling data. Build your own tables or download microdata and user guides
  3. Statistics Canada Census Portal: Statistics Canada gateway to census information. 
  4. Statistics Canada Concordances: Learn how to compare NAICS codes from different years, NOC codes to SOC codes, etc.
Content last reviewed: January 29, 2021