Session 24:
Attitudes and Expectations about Childbearing and Childrearing

Thursday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Liberty C
2nd Floor

Chair: Jennifer S. Barber, University of Michigan
Discussant: Sharon J. Ghuman, University of Michigan

  1. Attitudes about Childlessness in the United States: Age, Gender, and Other CorrelatesTanya Koropeckyj-Cox, University of Florida; Gretchen Luecking, University of Florida

  2. Childless or Childfree? A Qualitative Insight into Childlessness in ItalyMaria Letizia Tanturri, University of Florence

  3. Resources, Family Power, and Gender Preference in Minya, EgyptKathryn M. Yount, Emory University; Constance A. Nathanson, Columbia University

  4. The Relationships of Maternal Attitudes in Child-Raising with Their Behaviors regarding Children's Health and Investments in Children's AbilityLikwang Chen, National Health Research Institutes; Wen-Shan Yang, Academia Sinica

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