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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 803–816.
Published: 01 November 2008
...Michael J. White; Salut Muhidin; Catherine Andrzejewski; Eva Tagoe; Rodney Knight; Holly Reed Abstract In this article, we undertake an event-history analysis of fertility in Ghana. We exploit detailed life history calendar data to conduct a more refined and definitive analysis of the relationship...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1151–1176.
Published: 06 July 2011
... and improve the quality of reporting; however, these methods often limit the complexity of information collected. We designed a life history calendar—the Relationship History Calendar (RHC)—to increase the scope of data collected on sexual relationships and behavior while enhancing their quality. The RHC...
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Demography (2013) 50 (2): 725–750.
Published: 10 October 2012
... of this family instability on young people’s well-being. The current study employs unique life history calendar data from Western Kenya to investigate the relationship between instability in caregiving and early initiation of sexual activity. It draws on a body of work on parental union instability in the United...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): n1.
Published: 01 May 2003
... _ ,= == 01 4 (4) where kj is the actual years of work experience at educational level j, constructed from the life-history calendar, and subscript k refers to respondents observed work history. Calculation of this variable proved challenging in that it required the construction of four additional variables...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1089–1113.
Published: 01 August 2023
... different in a U.S. context, where there are higher levels of female literacy. Additionally, there have been a growing number of innovations in the life history calendar applications in the NSFG ( Axinn et al. 1999 ). For one, the calendar provides a matrix of visual cues that respondents can use to help...
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Demography (1988) 25 (4): 497–508.
Published: 01 November 1988
.... In press. The life history calendar: A technique for collecting retrospective data. Sociological Methodology . Gwartney-Gibbs , P. A. ( 1986 ). Institutionalization of premarital cohabitation . Journal of Marriage and the Family , 48 , 423 – 434 . 10.2307/352410 Rodgers , W. I...
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Demography (1993) 30 (4): 683–699.
Published: 01 November 1993
..., although real, should not divert research attention from realizing the value of this unique data source. Measures The histories of living arrangements used in this paper were obtained through the use of a life history calendar, which is described in detail by Freedman et al. (1988). The calendar procedure...
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Demography (1994) 31 (1): 65–79.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... , & Young-DeMarco L. ( 1988 ). The Life History Calendar: A Technique for Collecting Retrospective Data . In C. C. Clogg (Ed.), Sociological Methodology (pp. 37 – 68 ). San Francisco : Jossey-Bass . Gecas V. , & Seff M. A. ( 1990 ). Families and Adolescents: A Review...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2083–2108.
Published: 10 December 2019
... outside Nepal and India. 5 Respondents’ international travel experience between 1996 and 2008 was measured using the 2008 life history calendar. Respondents reported timing and destinations of travel outside Nepal for all spells of one week or more between 1996 and 2008. Again, in the CVFS...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 437–458.
Published: 08 February 2017
... neighborhoods in South Central Nepal. In these neighborhoods, all individuals aged 15–59 and their spouses were interviewed in 1996 ( N = 5,271, response rate = 97 %). A structured survey interview provided measures of individuals’ values, attitudes, and marital relationship; and a life history calendar (LHC...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1663–1686.
Published: 25 May 2013
... ). Innovations in life history calendar applications . Social Science Research , 28 , 243 – 264 . Axinn W. G. , & Yabiku S. T. ( 2001 ). Social change, the social organization of families, and fertility limitation . American Journal of Sociology , 106 , 1219 – 1261 . Barber J. S...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 351–367.
Published: 01 May 2003
... Freedman D. , Thornton A. , Camburn D. , Alwin D. , & Young-DeMarco L. ( 1988 ). The Life History Calendar: A Technique for Collecting Retrospective Data . Sociological Methodology , 18 , 37 – 68 . 10.2307/271044 Goldscheider F.K. , & Waite L.J. ( 1986...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1351–1375.
Published: 13 September 2016
... the 1996 sample and their spouses, all household members ages 12 to 34 and their spouses (if married) or parents (if unmarried), and all other neighborhood members ages 35 to 59. These interviews included a structured portion as well as a less-structured portion that used life history calendars to collect...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 115–128.
Published: 01 February 2008
... for the Development and Application of Population Metrics . Washington, DC : Institute of Medicine, National Academy Press . Freedman D. , Thornton A. , Camburn D. , Alwin D. , & Young-DeMarco L. ( 1988 ). The Life History Calendar: A Technique for Collecting Retrospective Data...
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Demography (1992) 29 (3): 357–374.
Published: 01 August 1992
.... , & Young-DeMarco L. ( 1988 ). The Life History Calendar: A Technique for Collecting Retrospective Data . In C. C. Clogg (Ed.), Sociological Methodology 18 (pp. 37 – 68 ). San Francisco : Jossey-Bass . Hogan D. P. ( 1978 ). The Effects of Demographic Factors, Family Background...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 747–770.
Published: 01 November 2007
.... ( 1999 ). Innovations in Life History Calendar Applications . Social Science Research , 28 , 243 – 64 . 10.1006/ssre.1998.0641 Axinn W.G. , & Yabiku S.T. ( 2001 ). Social Change, the Social Organization of Families, and Fertility Limitation . American Journal of Sociology...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1765–1788.
Published: 30 May 2013
... . Axinn W. G. , Pearce L. D. , & Ghimire D. ( 1999 ). Innovations in life history calendar applications . Social Science Research , 28 , 243 – 264 . 10.1006/ssre.1998.0641 Brewster K. L. ( 1994 ). Race differences in sexual-activity among adolescent women: The role...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 500–512.
Published: 01 June 1966
... and the expectation of life about twenty-five years. 47 Webb, op. cit. J. J. Webb, The Guilds of Dublin (London, 1929), p. 9. 48 Webb, op. cit. J. J. Webb, The Guilds of Dublin (London, 1929), p. 5. Webb is willing (p. 8) to admit that this one was Irish. 49 Calendar of Close Rolls, 1279–88, pp. 76...
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Demography (1982) 19 (4): 447–458.
Published: 01 November 1982
... in the data. Variation in age reporting is discovered to increase monotonically with age. Systematic errors in age misstatement display modest overstatement for the first four years of life and more pronounced understatement for ages 4, 5, and 6. Age misstatement is examined for its effect on one indicator...
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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 581–594.
Published: 01 November 1992
... mortality rates in accurately recorded human history. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1992 1992 Nineteenth Century Life Table Slave Trade African Immigrant Mortality Experience References Blackett R.J.M. ( 1989 ). Building an Antislavery Wall: Black...