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Lisa Dillon
Martin Dribe

Call for Papers

Family and Demography Network
Social Science History Association 40th Annual Meeting
Baltimore, MD, November 12-15, 2015

Submission Deadline:  February 1, 2015 (to session organizer), February 15, 2015 for full panels submitted through ssha.org

The Family and Demography Network of the Social Science History Association issues a call for papers for a variety of panels that have been proposed by network members, and for proposals for additional panels.

We especially appreciate receiving entire panels, consisting of four papers, with panel chair and commentator, but also invite proposals for roundtables, book sessions, or single papers.  The list of panels that have already been proposed appears below.  Please contact the panel organizer directly if you wish to submit a paper to it.

Proposed Panels

1.  Rethinking Long-term Continuities and Changes in Immigration Policies:  UK, Europe, US (Antoinette Fauve-Chamoux and Lloyd Bonfield, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

2.  Demographic Behaviors of Immigrants and Minorities (J. David Hacker, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

3.  Health and Mortality Studies using Individual-level Data (Diego Ramiros-Fariñas and Bárbara Revuelta Eugercios, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

4.  The influenza pandemic of 1918-19 (Diego Ramiros-Fariñas, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

5.  The Unites States Census of 1840 (Steven Ruggles, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) (This session could also be enlarged to something like “Early 19th-Century Censuses” or just “Early Censuses”)

6.  Inter-generational effects of Nutrition on Mortality (death clustering) (Stefan Öberg, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

7.  Marriage and Family Patterns among different Social Classes (Mary Louise Nagata, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

8. Women without Men:   Widows, Spinsters and their Families (Beatrice Moring, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

9. Policies on Illegitimate and Abandoned Children in Comparative Perspective (Katherine Lynch, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

10.  Exploring Heterogeneity in Sex Ratio at Birth using Macro and Micro Historical Data (Francesco Scalone, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

11.  Spatial Analysis in Historical Demography (Hélène Vezina, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

12.  The Baby Boom (Danielle Gauvreau, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

13. Harmonization and Analysis of Historical Census and Vital Registration Sources (Kees Mandemakers, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

14. Record Linkage (Kees Mandemakers, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

15. Kinship influences on reproduction and longevity (Lisa Dillon, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )

Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 January 2015 18:30