Session 71:
Asian and Asian-American Families in Historical Perspective

Friday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Berkeley
3rd Floor

Chair: Catherine A. Fitch, University of Minnesota
Discussant: George Alter, Indiana University

  1. Divorce and Stem Family Household Organization in Early Modern JapanSatomi Kurosu, Harvard University and Reitaku University

  2. Historical Shifts in the Influences of Children and Education on Divorce Risks in Japan and the U.S.Hiromi Ono, University of Michigan

  3. Chinese on the American Frontier, 1880-1900: Explorations Using Census Microdata, with Surprising ResultsKen Chew, University of California, Irvine; John Liu, University of California, Irvine; Shila Patel, University of California, Irvine

  4. Rashomon and Chinese Historical Demography: Inconsistencies in the Recording of Family and Kinship across SourcesCameron D. Campbell, University of California, Los Angeles; James Lee, University of Michigan

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