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Smock discusses the "new American family" on NPR

Pfeffer and colleagues re-examine impacts of community college attendance

Frey explains the minority-majority remapping of America

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Apply for 2-year NICHD Postdoctoral Fellowships that begin September 2015

PSC Fall 2014 Newsletter now available

Martha Bailey and Nicolas Duquette win Cole Prize for article on War on Poverty

Michigan's graduate sociology program tied for 4th with Stanford in USN&WR rankings

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Monday, Dec 1
Linda Waite

Nepali_Women

Ideas, marriage, and childbearing

9/1/2010 feature story

Arland Thornton, Bill Axinn, Jennifer Barber, and Dirgha Ghimire investigate how ideational and socioeconomic structures influence marriage behavior, contraception, and childbearing in Nepal. This project makes use of rich data collected in the Chitwan Valley Family Study.

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