Session 172:
Complex and Diverse Familial Contexts for Children

Saturday, May 3
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Salons C-D
4th Floor

Chair: Elizabeth Thomson, Stockholm University and University of Wisconsin-Madison
Discussant: Sheela Kennedy, University of Minnesota

  1. Daddy Makes Three: Postconception Cohabitation, Household Environment, and Child DevelopmentJessica Su, University at Buffalo, State University of New York (SUNY)

  2. Family Composition and Union Dissolution among Families with Children in SwedenLivia Olah, Stockholm University; Jani Turunen, Stockholm University

  3. Are Complex Families Becoming More Common?Maria Cancian, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Daniel Meyer, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Steven Cook, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  4. The Increasing Significance of Shotgun MarriageChristina M. Gibson-Davis, Duke University; Elizabeth O. Ananat, Duke University; Anna Gassman-Pines, Duke University; Amie Bostic, Duke University

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