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Demography (2005) 42 (2): 275–299.
Published: 01 May 2005
...Emily Hannum Abstract Two theoretical perspectives have dominated debates about the impact of development on gender stratification: modernization theory, which argues that gender inequalities decline with economic growth, and the “women in development” perspective, which argues that development may...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 299–311.
Published: 01 August 2000
... in most communities. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2000 2000 Family Planning Fertility Preference Additional Child Gender Stratification Family Planning Perspective References Alam , I. , & Leete , R. ( 1993 ). Pauses in Fertility Trends in Sri...
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Demography (1989) 26 (2): 171–184.
Published: 01 May 1989
... of stratification in Bangladesh. One is grounded in class relations-that is, ownership of land and other resources. The other is a system of gender stratification, as maintained by the institution of patriarchy. Patriarchy is sustained via traditional kinship patterns (arranged marriages, postmarriage patrilocal...
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 419–436.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Pakistan, where virtually all women are Muslims. The communities were chosen to vary in ethnic, religious, social, and economic condi- tions, on the testable assumption that these conditions are related to gender stratification. This is true for all countries except Thailand, where a probability sample...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 617–637.
Published: 01 November 1990
... of universalistic patterns of stratification and mobility. Under a linear model of educational achievement, we find that the direct effects of race are weakening and the returns to class-based advantages are declining in tandem. The contours of the socioeconomic “gender gap” are also changing in important ways...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2127–2154.
Published: 31 October 2014
..., gender and the respondents’ own education are more decisive forces in the stratification of family formation. Yet, family internal dynamics seem to reinforce this stratification such that siblings have a higher probability to experience similar family-formation patterns. In particular, patterns...
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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 455–468.
Published: 01 November 1996
.../260710 Peek, C.W, IV. 1995. “Sources of Gender and Race/Ethnic Stratification in Non-Academic Science and Engineering.” Doctoral dissertation, University of Michigan. Polachek S.W. ( 1981 ). Occupational Self-Selection: A Human Capital Approach to Sex Differences in Occupational Structure...
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Demography (1995) 32 (4): 557–575.
Published: 01 November 1995
... Women in Transition . New York : Russell Sage . Brinton M.C. ( 1988 ). The Social-Institutional Bases of Gender Stratification: Japan as an Illustrative Case . American Journal of Sociology , 94 , 300 – 34 . 10.1086/228993 Ciancanelli, P. 1983. “Women’s Transition to Wage Labor...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 95–117.
Published: 01 February 2002
... disparities in basic education; their relationship to geographic differentiation, poverty, and gender; and their changes in the early years of market reforms. The results demonstrate the need for routine consideration of ethnicity as an analytic category in studies of social stratification in China. MINORITY...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 459–484.
Published: 15 February 2018
...Ryan Gabriel Abstract Including black-white couples in the study of residential stratification accentuates gendered power disparities within couples that favor men over women, which allows for the analysis of whether the race of male partners in black-white couples is associated with the racial...
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Demography (2016) 53 (2): 365–391.
Published: 21 March 2016
... to social stratification, gender ideologies, and work–family constraints, all working in concert, as key explanations for how women are “tracked” onto work pathways from an early age. 2 2 2016 21 3 2016 © Population Association of America 2016 2016 Workforce participation Gender...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 335–343.
Published: 01 May 2007
... Between Low Birth Weight and IQ at Age 6 Years . Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine , 148 , 377 – 83 . Brinton , M. ( 1988 ). The Social-Institutional Bases of Gender Stratification: Japan as an Illustrative Case . American Journal of Sociology , 94 , 300 – 34 . 10.1086...
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Demography (2021) 58 (3): 987–1010.
Published: 01 June 2021
.... ( 2005 ). Market transition, educational disparities, and family strategies in rural China: New evidence on gender stratification and development . Demography , 42 , 275 – 299 . Hill C. , Corbett C. , & St. Rose A. ( 2010 ). Why so few? Women in science, technology...
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Demography (2005) 42 (2): 215–241.
Published: 01 May 2005
... to metropolitan areas, central cities, and rural areas, and how did these racial differences evolve over time? Were there discernible gender differences in patterns of destination selection, and did marital status modify this gender stratification? Destination Selection During the Great Migration 217 More...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1309–1333.
Published: 01 October 2023
... be further exacerbated by population aging. China's population is aging rapidly as a result of long-term low fertility and advances in life expectancy. Yet, the impact of population aging on women's LFP has not been fully addressed in gender stratification research. As the population ages, more women...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1601–1626.
Published: 10 September 2015
... the immigrant generations and the mainstream remain virtually unchanged in the past 25 years across many outcomes. This may be an indication of an overall secular rise in socioeconomic attainments along the lines of gender combined with persistent racial/ethnic stratification. This results in second-generation...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 669–690.
Published: 22 March 2018
... the interrelationship between two opposing gendered processes and provide concrete evidence that gender stratification operates differently at the individual and structural/occupational levels. The advancement of women in the labor market in recent decades has been widely documented by sociologists...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1155–1176.
Published: 21 December 2012
... with never-married men and women. We would not expect to find, however, a gender wealth gap between a cohort of married men and women high school graduates. This article contributes to the literature on social stratification by examining wealth from a population perspective. Wealth is an important...
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Demography (2020) 57 (4): 1215–1240.
Published: 10 June 2020
... to partner equality to female advantage can occur without any changes in the underlying gender stratification system and can be explained simply by general expansion in education opportunities benefitting both men and women (Esteve et al. 2016 ). At the same time, it is undeniable that in many developed...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 349–369.
Published: 01 February 2022
... 2022 This is an open access article distributed under the terms of a Creative Commons license (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0). Educational assortative mating Horizontal stratification in higher education Higher education expansion Gender gap in higher education China Trends and variances...