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Dirgha J. Ghimire's Select Publications

Journal Articles

Allendorf, Keera, Arland Thornton, Colter Mitchell, Linda Young-Demarco, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2017. "Early Women, Late Men: Timing Attitudes and Gender Differences in Marriage." Journal of Marriage and Family, 79(5): 1478-1496. PMCID: PMC5679473. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Emily Smith-Greenaway. 2017. "Emotional Variation and Fertility Behavior." Demography, 54(2): 437-458. PMCID: PMC5426117. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J. 2017. "Social context of first birth timing in a rapidly changing rural setting." Social Science Research, 61: 314-329. PMCID: PMC5125526. DOI. Abstract.

Hawes, Armani, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2016. "Ethnicity and Psychiatric Disorders." Annals of Psychiatry and Mental Health, 4(4): 1072. PMCID: PMC5560443.

Bhandari, Prem B., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2016. "Rural Agricultural Change and Individual Out-migration." Rural Sociology, 81(4): 572-600. PMCID: PMC5220587. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., William G. Axinn, and Emily Smith-Greenaway. 2015. "Impact of the spread of mass education on married women's experience with domestic violence." Social Science Research, 54: 319-331. PMCID: PMC4607934. DOI. Abstract.

West, Brady T., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and William G. Axinn. 2015. "Evaluating a Modular Design Approach to Collecting Survey Data Using Text Messages." Survey Research Methods, 9(2): 111-123. PMCID: PMC4551499. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, Nathalie Williams, and Kate Scott. 2015. "Associations between the social organization of communities and psychiatric disorders in rural Asia." Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 50(10): 1537-1545. PMCID: PMCID4594883. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J. 2015. "Wives' and Husbands' Nonfamily Experiences and First-Birth Timing." International Journal of Sociology, 45(1): 4-23. PMCID: PMC4587386. DOI. Abstract.

Carter, Neil H., Andres Vina, Vanessa Hull, William J. McConnell, William G. Axinn, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Jianguo Liu. 2014. "Coupled human and natural systems approach to wildlife research and conservation." Ecology and Society, 19(3): 43. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, Nathalie Williams, and Kate M. Scott. 2013. "Gender, Traumatic Events, and Mental Health Disorders in a Rural Asian Setting." Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 54(4): 444-461. PMCID: PMC3891584. DOI. Abstract.

Binstock, Georgina, Arland Thornton, M.J. Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Yu Xie, and K.M. Yount. 2013. "Influences on the knowledge and beliefs of ordinary people about developmental hierarchies." International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 54(4): 325-344. PMCID: PMC3952150. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., and William G. Axinn. 2013. "Marital Processes, Arranged Marriage, and Contraception to Limit Fertility." Demography, 50: 1663-1686. PMCID: PMC3786027. DOI. Abstract.

Piotrowski, Martin, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Ronald Rindfuss. 2013. "Farming Systems and Rural Out-Migration in Nang Rong, Thailand, and Chitwan Valley, Nepal." Rural Sociology, 78(1): 75-108. PMCID: PMC3963478. DOI. Abstract.

Bhandari, Prem B., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2013. "Rural Agricultural Change and Fertility Transition in Nepal." Rural Sociology, 78(2): 229-252. PMCID: PMC3667159. DOI. Abstract.

Allendorf, Keera, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2013. "Determinants of marital quality in an arranged marriage society." Social Science Research, 42(1): 59-70. PMCID: PMC3711098. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., Stephanie Chardoul, Ronald Kessler, William G. Axinn, and Bishnu Adhikari. 2013. "Modifying and Validating the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI) for Use in Nepal." International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research, 22(1): 71-81. PMCID: PMC3610833. DOI.

Link (Macht), Cynthia F., William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2012. "Household energy consumption: Community context and the fuelwood transition." Social Science Research, 41(3): 598-611. PMCID: PMC3461177. DOI. Abstract.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Arjan Gjonca, Attila Melegh, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, Yu Xie, Li-Shou Yang, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Kathryn Yount. 2012. "Knowledge and Beliefs about National Development and Developmental Hierarchies: the Viewpoints of Ordinary People in Thirteen Countries." Social Science Research, 41(5): 1053-1068. PMCID: PMC3462366. DOI. Abstract.

Jennings, Elyse Ann, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2012. "The Effect of Parents’ Attitudes on Sons’ Marriage Timing." American Sociological Review, 77(6): 923-945. PMCID: PMC3590910. DOI. Abstract.

Williams, Nathalie, Dirgha J. Ghimire, William G. Axinn, Elyse Ann Jennings, and Meeta Sainju Pradhan. 2012. "A Micro-Level Event-Centered Approach to Investigating Armed Conflict and Population Responses." Demography, 49(4): 1521-1546. PMCID: PMC3495997. DOI. Abstract.

Thornton, Arland, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Colter Mitchell. 2012. "The measurement and prevalence of an ideational model of family and economic development in Nepal." Population Studies, 66(3): 329-345. PMCID: PMC3505987. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Nathalie Williams. 2012. "Collecting Survey Data during Armed Conflict." Journal of Official Statistics, 28(2): 153-171. PMCID: PMC3571111. Abstract. Public Access.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Kathryn M. Yount, Mohammad Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Yu Xie. 2012. "International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework." Demography, 49(2): 677-698. PMCID: PMC3328099. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2011. "Social Organization, Population, and Land Use." American Journal of Sociology, 117(1): 209-258. PMCID: PMC3162250. DOI. Abstract.

Massey, Douglas, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2010. "Environmental Change and Out-Migration: Evidence from Nepal." Population and Environment, 32(2-3): 109-136. PMCID: PMC3042700. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., and William G. Axinn. 2010. "Community Context, land use, and first birth." Rural Sociology, 75(2): 478-513. PMCID: PMC2945390. DOI. Abstract.

Massey, D.S., Nathalie Williams, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2010. "Community Services and Out-Migration." International Migration, 48(3): 1-41. PMCID: PMC3146299. DOI. Abstract.

Brauner-Otto, Sarah, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2007. "The spread of health services and fertility transition." Demography, 44(4): 747-770. Abstract.

Bhandari, Prem B., S.S. Shrestha, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2007. "Sociocultural and geographical disparities in child immunization in Nepal." Asia-Pacific Population Journal, 22(1): 43-64.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., and Lynette Hoelter. 2007. "Land use and first birth timing in an agricultural setting." Population and Environment, 28(6): 289-320. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., and William G. Axinn. 2006. "Family Change in Nepal: Evidence from Western Chitwan." Contributions to Nepalese Studies, 33(2): 177-201.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., William G. Axinn, Scott T. Yabiku, and Arland Thornton. 2006. "Social change, premarital nonfamily experience, and spouse choice in an arranged marriage society." American Journal of Sociology, 111(4): 1181-1218. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., and Paul Mohai. 2006. "Environmentalism and Contraceptive Use: How People in Less Developed Settings Approach Environmental Issues." Population and Environment, 27(1), 29-61. DOI. Abstract.

Hoelter, Lynette, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2004. "Social Change, Premarital Non-Family Experiences, and Marital Dynamics." Journal of Marriage and Family, 66(3): 1131-1151. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Lisa D. Pearce, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 1999. "Innovations in Life History Calendar Applications." Social Science Research, 28(3): 243-264. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Jennifer S. Barber, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 1997. "The neighborhood history calendar: A data collection method designed for dynamic multilevel modeling." Sociological Methodology, 27: 355-392. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Chapters

Mneimneh, Zeina, William G. Axinn, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Christine Cigolle, and Mohammad Salih Alkaisy. 2014. "Conducting surveys in areas of armed conflict." In Hard-to-Survey Populations edited by Roger Tourangeau. Cambridge University Press.

Thornton, Arland, Alexandra Achen Killewald, Jennifer S. Barber, Georgina Binstock, Wade M. Garrison, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Ronald F. Inglehart, Rukmalie Jayakody, Yang Jiang, Julie de Jong, Katherine E. King, Ron J. Lesthaeghe, Sohair Mehanna, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, Mary Beth Ofstedal, Norbert Schwarz, Guangzhou Wang, Yu Xie, Li-Shou Yang, Linda Young-Demarco, and Kathryn Yount. 2010. "Creating Questions and Protocols for an International Study of Ideas About Development and Family Life." In Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Conexts edited by Janet A. Harkness, Michael Braun, Brad Edwards, Timothy P. Johnson, Lars Lyberg, Peter Ph. Mohler, Beth-Ellen Pennell, Tom W. Smith. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.. DOI. Abstract.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2008. "International dissemination of ideas about development and family change." In International Family Change: ideational perspectives edited by Rukmalie Jayakody, Arland Thornton, William G Axinn. New York: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Jennifer S. Barber. 2008. "The influence of ideational dimensions of social change on family formation in Nepal." In International Family Change: ideational perspectives edited by Rukmalie Jayakody; Arland Thornton; William G Axinn. New York: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Conference Proceedings

Ghimire, Dirgha J., Ellen Compernolle, and William G. Axinn. 2015. "Intergenerational Influences on Children's Marriage Timing." Population Association of America, 2015 Annual Meeting,

PSC Reports

West, Brady T., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and William G. Axinn. 2015. "Evaluating a Modular Design Approach to Collecting Survey Data Using Text Messages: Evidence from Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 15-834. 1 2015. Abstract. PDF.

Axinn, William G., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2013. "The Emotional Nucleation Hypothesis." PSC Research Report No. 13-782. 1 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2012. "Views of the Interrelationships of the Dimensions of Developmental Idealism and Family Life: Evidence from Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 12-778. 10 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Linda Young-DeMarco. 2012. "The Reliability and Stability of Measures about People’s Values and Beliefs Concerning Family Life and Social Change." PSC Research Report No. 12-777. 10 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Allendorf, Keera, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2012. "Determinants of Marital Quality in an Arranged Marriage Society." PSC Research Report No. 12-758. 5 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Williams, Nathalie, Dirgha J. Ghimire, William G. Axinn, Elyse Ann Jennings, and Meeta Sainju Pradhan. 2012. "A Micro-Level Event-Centered Approach to Investigating Armed Conflict and Population Responses." PSC Research Report No. 12-752. 1 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Nathalie Williams. 2011. "Collecting Survey Data during Armed Conflict." PSC Research Report No. 11-730. 2 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Arjan Gjonca, Attila Melegh, Colter Mitchell, Yu Xie, Li-Shou Yang, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Kathryn Yount. 2010. "Knowledge and Beliefs of Ordinary People about Developmental Hierarchies." PSC Research Report No. 10-715. 7 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Kathryn Yount, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Yu Xie. 2010. "International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework." PSC Research Report No. 10-713. 6 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., Stephanie Chardoul, Ronald Kessler, William G. Axinn, and Bishnu Adhikari. 2010. "Modifying and Validating the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI) for Use in Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 10-706. 6 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Williams, Nathalie, Dirgha J. Ghimire, William G. Axinn, Elyse Ann Jennings, and Meeta Sainju Pradhan. 2010. "A Micro-Level Approach to Investigating Armed Conflict and Population Responses." PSC Research Report No. 10-707. 6 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Link (Macht), Cynthia F., William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2007. "Household Energy Consumption: Community Context and the Fuelwood Transition." PSC Research Report No. 07-629. 10 2007. Abstract. PDF.

Brauner-Otto, Sarah, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2007. "The Spread of Health Services and Fertility Transition." PSC Research Report No. 07-619. 2 2007. Abstract. PDF.

Axinn, William G., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2007. "Social Organization, Population, and Land Use." PSC Research Report No. 07-617. 2 2007. Abstract. PDF.

Massey, Douglas S., William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2007. "Environmental Change and Out-Migration: Evidence from Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 07-615. 1 2007. Abstract. PDF.

de Jong, Julie, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Arland Thornton, and Lisa D. Pearce. 2006. "Developmental Idealism and Changing Models of Marriage." PSC Research Report No. 06-609. 10 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Colter Mitchell. 2004. "The Measurement and Prevalence of Developmental Thinking about the Family: Evidence from Nepal." PSC Research Report No. 04-567. 10 2004. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2004. "International Networks, Ideas, and Family Change." PSC Research Report No. 04-566. 10 2004. Abstract. PDF.