Session 175:
Marital Relationships and Children: Historical Perspectives

Saturday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Chelsea
7th floor

Chair: Lisa Dillon, Université de Montréal
Discussant: Fran Goldscheider, Brown University

  1. The Shape of a Fertility Transition: An Analysis of Birth Intervals in Eastern BelgiumGeorge Alter, Indiana University; Michel Oris, Université de Genève; Konstantin Tyurin, Indiana University

  2. “Until Death Do Us Apart” and Even Longer: Demographic Constraints and Social Disapproval of Remarriage in 19th-Century ItalyMarco Breschi, Università degli Studi di Sassari; Matteo Manfredini, Università degli Studi di Parma; Alessio Fornasin, Università degli studi di Udine; Marianna Zacchigna, Università degli studi di Udine

  3. Long Term Trends in Age Assortative Mating: Spain, 1922-2004Albert Esteve, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Clara Cortina, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Anna Cabré, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Joaquin Recano-Valverde, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  4. Children and the Fate of Ever-Married Men and Women in Early Modern JapanSatomi Kurosu, Reitaku University

  5. Diffusion of a Social Norm: Tracing the Emergence of the Housewife in the Netherlands, 1812-1922Frans W.A. van Poppel, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Hendrik P. van Dalen, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Evelien Walhout, International Institute of Social History

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