Session 48:
Rethinking Gender and Family in the Transition to Adulthood

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
3rd Floor

Discussant: Lisa D. Pearce, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chair: Sheela Kennedy, University of Minnesota

  1. Masculinity, Marriage, Childbearing and HIV Risk among Young Men in Rural UgandaSanyukta Mathur, Columbia University; Jenny A. Higgins, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Mariko Rasmussen, Columbia University; Laura Kelley, Clinton Health Access Initiative; Neema Nakyanjo, Rakai Health Sciences Program; Fred Nalugoda, Rakai Health Sciences Program

  2. Cumulative Family-Level Stress and Adolescent Weight Status: Gender DisparitiesEmily Pressler, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Women’s Family-Formation Attitudes in Korea: Impacts of Life-Stage TransitionsErin Hye-Won Kim, National University of Singapore; Adam Cheung, National University of Singapore

  4. Undoing Gender? Evidence from Religious Switching among Emerging AdultsJennifer Glass, University of Texas at Austin; April Sutton, University of Texas at Austin

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