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CFP: Family History/Demography Network of the Social Science History Association

The family history/demography network of the Social Science History Association seeks panel, single-paper, and poster proposals for the 37th annual meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia, 1-4 November 2012. A list of suggested panels can be found at the bottom of this email. As ever, papers and panels on themes not suggested below are also welcome.

You are welcome to submit papers regarding any of these topics, or on a topic relating to your own research. If you are interested in putting together an entire session, let us know and we would be happy to provide you with details as to how to do this. Feel free to forward this call widely.

Submissions are now being accepted at the SSHA website. Individuals may either login to submit a conference proposal directly or contact an organizer of one the suggested panels. Individuals that are  new to SSHA will need to create an account. The deadline for submissions is 15 February, 2012.

The 2012 conference will be held in Vancouver, Canada. The theme for this year’s conference is "Histories of Capitalism".

Mikolaj Szoltysek, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , Jan Kok, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , and Katherine Lynch, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , are this year’s network co-chairs.

Suggested sessions:

  1. Demographic Responses to Political Crises (Organizer: M.L. Nagata, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  2. The Demographic Impacts of Abortion and Contraception (Organizer: J.D. Hacker, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  3. Interactions between Mortality and Fertility based On Microdata and Qualitative Studies (Organizer: F. van Poppel, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  4. Challenges to Families on the Frontier (Organizer L. Dillon, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  5. Socioeconomic Status Differences Before, During, and After the Demographic Transition (Organizer: M. Dribe, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  6. The Lasting Effects of Early Life Conditions (Organizer T. Bengtsson, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  7. Colonial Sources for Historical Demography (Organizer: Kris Inwood, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  8. Roundtable on the European History Population Samples Network (Organizer: K. Mandemakers, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  9. Eurasian Families and their Religious Beliefs (Organizer: A. Fauve-Chamoux, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  10. Spatial Analysis of of Reproductive Behavior using Aggregate Data (Organizer: H.Bras, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  11. Family Indebtedness (Organizer P. Baskerville, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  12. Migration across National Borders (Organizer P. Baskerville, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  13. East Asian Historical Demography  (title tba) (Organizer C. Campbell, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  14. The Evolution of the Census, a roundtable discussion (Organizer L. Dillon, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  15. A Dialogue between Demographers and Demographic Historians (Organizer: M. Szoltysek, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  16. The Fortieth Anniversary of Household and Family in Past Time (Organizer: M. Szoltysek, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  17. Family Systems and Interventionist Policies: lessons from Past and Present (Organizer: M. Szoltysek, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  18. Book Panel on Olson and Thornton, Peopling the North American City: Montreal, 1840-1900 (Organizer: J.Kok, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  19. Book Panel on  Szreter and Fisher, Sex before the Sexual Revolution (Organizer: J.Kok, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  20. Book Panel on Craig,  Backwoods Consumers and Homespun Capitalists (Organizer: J.Kok, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  21. 'Missing' Women in Comparative and Historical Perspective (Organizer: K.A. Lynch, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
  22. Care of the Elderly in Historical Context (Organizer: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
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