Friday, August 23 / 6:07 AM - 6:07 AM   •   William-Olsson

Session 82:
Ideals, values, and beliefs on family formation

Chair: Jeroen J. A. Spijker, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED)

  1. Family policies in Quebec and the rest of Canada: implications for fertility, child care, women’s paid work and child development indicators Zenaida R. Ravanera, University of Western Ontario; Roderic Beaujot, University of Western Ontario; Jane-Ching (Jiangqin) J. Du, University of Western Ontario;

  2. Gender equality perceptions, division of household work and partnership break-up in Sweden in early 21st century Michael Gahler, Stockholm University; Livia Olah, Stockholm University;

  3. Marriage as a subjective choice – changing attitudes towards formal unions in the lowest-low fertility country Iga Sikorska, Warsaw School of Economics;

  4. Family life and developmental idealism in Yazd, Iran Arland Thornton, University of Michigan; Mohammad J. Abbasi-Shavazi, University of Tehran and Australian National University; Abbas Askari-Nodoushan, Yazd University, Iran;

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