Saturday, November 18 / 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM Congressional E (Lobby Level)

Session 173
Cultural Factors in Demographic Behaviour

Chair: Richard L. Zijdeman, International Institute of Social History
Discussant: Richard L. Zijdeman, International Institute of Social History

1. A New Look at the Role of Cultural Factors in the Fertility Decline: Scandinavia 1845-1910Anne Sofie Beck Knudsen, University of Copenhagen; Martin Dribe, Lund University.

2. On the Vanguard of the Fertility Transition: “Yankee” Women in the American Midwest, 1870-1880.J. David Hacker, University of Minnesota.

3. Waves of Change? Radio Announcements and Fertility DeclineJuliana Jaramillo, Central Bank of Colombia.

4. Strengths and Weaknesses of Traditional Cultural Bonds Affecting Mate Selection : a Cross Sectional StudyAqsa Qasim, Hec.

5. Marriage Strategies as a Means to Better Well-Being: Bohemia in the Second Half of the Nineteenth CenturyVera Slovakova, Charles University.

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