Session 38:
Expectations and Social Relationships

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
3rd Floor

Chair: William G. Axinn, University of Michigan
Discussant: Deborah Carr, Rutgers University

  1. Divided Expectations: The Influences of Biography, Gender, and ClassJoyce Altobelli, University of Minnesota; Phyllis Moen, Cornell University; Donna L. Spencer, University of Minnesota

  2. Expectations vs. Actuality in the Levels of Support from Children: Tracing Cohorts in Taiwan from 1965 to 1999Albert Hermalin, University of Michigan; Li-Shou Yang, University of Michigan

  3. Household Context and Subjective Well-Being among the Oldest-Old in ChinaFeinian Chen, Texas A&M University; Susan E. Short, Brown University

  4. Social Networks and Family Change in JapanRonald R. Rindfuss, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Minja K. Choe, East West Center; Larry Bumpass, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Noriko Tsuya, Keio University

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