Changing social norms in developing countries
Measuring Ethnic Diversity and Cohesion
The timing of life
Transitions to adulthood in developed countries
Women Mean Business
Analysis of transitions to adulthood as the acquisition of various adult roles, including the transition from school to work, transitions to financial independence, residential independence, partnership (through cohabitation or marriage) and parenthood. In particular: (1) to explain patterns in transitions to adulthood across time and space using a multilevel, multidisciplinary approach; (2) to understand the consequences of these patterns for individuals, families, and societies; (3) to discuss and assess methods that are useful for the explanation of transitions to adulthood and for understanding their consequences.
An international conference mainly funded by IUSSP is expected to take place at Dondena during the Fall of 2007.
Ann Evans, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Beth Fussell, Tulane University, New Orleans, USA
Aat C. Liefbroer Aat C. Liefbroer, NIDI (Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute), The Hague and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Laurent Toulemon, INED (Institut National d'Études Démographiques), Paris, France
International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP)
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