Session 44:
Cultural Perspectives on Fertility

Thursday, May 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Grand Ballroom G
3rd Floor

Chair: Amal Fadlalla, University of Michigan
Discussant: Susan Watkins, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Catholics as Forerunners of the Contraceptive Revolution in Sub-Saharan Africa?Victor Agadjanian, Arizona State University

  2. Two Regimes of 'Natural' Fertility: Non-Parity Specific Influences on High and Low Fertility PopulationsAlaka Malwade Basu, Cornell University; Sajeda Amin, Population Council

  3. Meaning Given to Late Motherhood by Contemporary Japanese WomenHideko Matsuo, University of Groningen

  4. When and Whom to Marry? Changes in Men's Marriage Patterns and Their Implications for Fertility Decline in Rural SenegalNathalie Mondain, Harvard University

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