Session 120:
Historical Demography

Friday, May 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Level 5

Chair: George Alter, University of Michigan
Discussant: Kevin McQuillan, University of Calgary

  1. Household and Farm Transitions in Environmental ContextSusan Hautaniemi Leonard, University of Michigan; Glenn D. Deane, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Myron P. Gutmann, University of Michigan

  2. Dissolution of Extended-Family Households in Northern Orkney, Scotland, 1851-1901Julia A. Jennings, Pennsylvania State University; Corey S. Sparks, University of Texas at San Antonio; James W. Wood, Pennsylvania State University; Patricia L. Johnson, Pennsylvania State University; Timothy M. Murtha, Pennsylvania State University; Stephen Matthews, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Detecting Evidence of Deliberate Fertility Control during the Pre-Transitional Period in a Sample of German VillagesFrancesco Scalone, Lund University; Martin Dribe, Lund University

  4. Culture Strikes Back: A Geographic Analysis of Fertility Decline in PrussiaSebastian Kluesener, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

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