Session 68:
Demography with a Gender Lens

Thursday, April 30
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Nicolet B
Level 5

Chair: Karin Brewster, Florida State University
Discussant: Jennifer Johnson-Hanks, University of California, Berkeley

  1. The Role of Parental Perceptions in the Gender Bias in Education in West Bengal, India: Results from a Micro SurveySriparna Bose, Sivanath Sastri College; Sunita Bose, State University of New York at New Paltz (SUNY)

  2. Exploring the Nature of Gender Equitable Attitudes among Ghanaian Men: Why do Some Men Reject the Patriarchal Dividend?Ashley E. Frost, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Hindrance or Dividend? Changes in Marriage on Women’s Employment Prospects in 21 African CountriesFatou Jah, Cornell University

  4. Can Policy Trump Gender? The Impact of Parenthood upon Paid and Unpaid Work and the Gender Division of Labour in Five CountriesLyn Craig, University of New South Wales; Mullan Killian, University of New South Wales

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