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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 659–672.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Mick Cunningham; Arland Thornton Abstract Drawing on a panel study of parents and children, we investigate linkages between parents’ marital quality and adult children’s attitudes toward a range of family issues, including premarital sex, cohabitation, lifelong singlehood, and divorce. We...
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Demography (1996) 33 (1): 66–81.
Published: 01 February 1996
...William G. Axinn; Arland Thornton Abstract We investigate the influence of parents’ marital dissolutions on their children’s attitudes toward several dimensions of family formation. Hypotheses focus on the role of parents’ attitudes as a mechanism linking parents’ behavior to their children’s...
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Demography (1983) 20 (1): 87–98.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Sandra Rosenhouse-Persson; Georges Sabagh Abstract Contrary to observed trends in religious fertility and contraceptive use differentials, Catholic/non-Catholic differentials in attitudes toward abortion have not been converging. This study suggests that this may be due to an interaction between...
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Demography (1989) 26 (4): 563–577.
Published: 01 November 1989
...Maxine Weinstein; Arland Thornton Abstract We hypothesize that children who are close to their parents are more likely to have attitudes and behavior that are consistent with their parents' values than children who are not close to their parents. Using data from a probability sample of 888 mother...
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Demography (1987) 24 (3): 323–340.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Arland Thornton; Donald Camburn 9 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1987 1987 Sexual Experience Sexual Attitude Church Attendance Standardize Regression Coefficient Maternal Employment References Acock , A. C. , & Bengtson , V. L. ( 1980...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 459–476.
Published: 01 November 1978
...Josefina Jayme Card Abstract The malleability of fertility-related attitudes and behavior was studied by analyzing data collected from cross-sectional groups of Filipino migrants who had lived in the United States for varying lengths of time, in conjunction with data from a comparison group...
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Demography (1978) 15 (3): 381–388.
Published: 01 August 1978
...B. Krishna Singh; Peter J. Leahy Abstract This study examines the contextual and ideological dimensions of attitudes toward discretionary abortion using two national surveys. The abortion attitudes are dichotomized in terms of consistent opposition versus consistent support. Discriminant analysis...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 632–641.
Published: 01 June 1968
... and Development, October, 1966). 2 Dow , Thomas ( 1967 ). Attitudes Toward Family Size and Family Planning in Nairobi . Demography , IV ( 2 ), 780 – 797 . 10.2307/2060317 3 Two extremely useful works summarizing the range of studies of knowledge. attitudes, and practices of fertility...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 201–228.
Published: 06 December 2018
...Karen Benjamin Guzzo; Sarah R. Hayford; Vanessa Wanner Lang; Hsueh-Sheng Wu; Jennifer Barber; Yasamin Kusunoki Abstract Measures of attitudes and knowledge predict reproductive behavior, such as unintended fertility among adolescents and young adults. However, there is little consensus...
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Demography (2019) 56 (3): 1023–1050.
Published: 17 April 2019
...Sekou Keita; Jérôme Valette Abstract In this study, we investigate how the attitude of natives—defined as the perceived trustworthiness of citizens from different countries—affects immigrants’ labor market outcomes in Germany. Evidence in the literature suggests that barriers to economic...
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Demography (2020) 57 (3): 1117–1143.
Published: 18 June 2020
...Alexis Grigorieff; Christopher Roth; Diego Ubfal Abstract Strategies aimed at reducing negative attitudes toward immigrants are at the core of integration policies. A large literature shows that misperceptions about the size and characteristics of immigrants are common. A few studies implemented...
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Demography (1968) 5 (2): 702–709.
Published: 01 June 1968
...-Hock ( 1966 ). Pattern of Fertility Decline in Malaya. 1956–1965 . Kajian Ekonomi Malaysia , III ( No.1 ), 7 – 14 . 20 See Annual Report of the National Family Planning Board , 1967 (Kuala Lumpur National Family Planning Board, 1968). FAMILY PLANNING KNOWLEDGE, ATTITUDES, AND PRACTICE...
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Demography (1965) 2 (1): 540–548.
Published: 01 March 1965
... importancia de tales creencias subsiste aun cuando la posición eoeio-económica, la edad y la residencia se midan estadísticamente mediante un análisis de correlación múltiple. Religious Orientation Fertility Attitude Married People Young Couple Ideal Family Size References 1 Davis...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 780–797.
Published: 01 June 1967
... la aprobación, preceden generalmente al uso. Summary In Nairobi, 352 married African adults, 152 men and 200 women, were interviewed on their attitudes toward family size and family planning. The respondents had, on the average, slightly less than three children at the time of interview and hoped...
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Published: 28 October 2015
Fig. 9 Labor force participation and attitudes toward labor force participation for married women under age 45: United States, 1930–2013. Sources: Ruggles et al. ( 2015 ), Flood et al. ( 2015 ), Westoff and Ryder ( n.d. ), and Smith et al. ( 2013 ) More
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1551–1572.
Published: 21 May 2014
...-IPV scale to measure attitudes about physical violence against wives in 1,055 married men and women ages 18–50 in My Hao district, Vietnam. Across 10 items about transgressions of the wife, women more often than men agreed that a man had good reason to hit his wife (3 % to 92 %; 0 % to 67...
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 751–786.
Published: 12 May 2015
...Jennifer S. Barber; Jennifer Eckerman Yarger; Heather H. Gatny Abstract In this article, we use newly available data from the Relationship Dynamics and Social Life (RDSL) study to compare a wide range of attitudes related to pregnancy for 961 black and white young women. We also investigate...
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Demography (2010) 47 (2): 439–458.
Published: 01 May 2010
... starting wage, the steepness of the earning profile, attitudes toward gendered family roles, and gender composition. The results indicate that the postponement of motherhood is relatively limited among graduates from study disciplines in which stereotypical attitudes about family roles prevail and in which...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 333–357.
Published: 06 September 2012
... of justified . Results inform modifications to these DHS questions and identify women for ideational-change interventions. 3 8 2012 6 9 2012 © Population Association of America 2012 2012 Bangladesh Demographic and Health Surveys Gender attitudes Intimate partner violence Survey...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 1143–1170.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Julia Behrman; Margaret Frye Abstract Although intimate partner violence (IPV) is inherently a relational event shaped by couple-level factors, most empirical examinations of IPV-related attitudes have used individuals as the unit of analysis. We apply a dyadic perspective to the study of attitudes...
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