Session 114:
Values, Attitudes, and the Family

Friday, April 2
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Commonwealth
3rd Floor

Chair: Jennifer S. Barber, University of Michigan
Discussant: Christine A. Bachrach, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

  1. A Demographic Perspective on Depictions of the Harmfulness of Single-Parent Families in U.S. Magazines and Social Science Journals, 1900-1998Margaret Usdansky, Syracuse University

  2. Attitudes about the Transition from Cohabitation to Marriage: A Qualitative PerspectiveMeredith J. Porter, Bowling Green State University; Pamela J. Smock, University of Michigan

  3. How Do Attitudes Affect Relationship Stability? Content versus ConcordanceJeanette W. Chung, Princeton University; Mario L. Small, Princeton University; Sara McLanahan, Princeton University

  4. Go Forth and Multiply: Changes in the Timing of Marriage and Childbearing among Young Amish WomenElizabeth Cooksey, Ohio State University; Joseph F. Donnermeyer, Ohio State University

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