Friday, April 18 / 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM   •   Grand Chenier

Session 74:
Gender Issues: Cross-National Comparisons

Chair: Sanjiv Gupta, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Discussant: Jennifer H. Lundquist, University of Massachusetts
Discussant: Ann E. Biddlecom, Guttmacher Institute

  1. Poverty and Premarital Sex in Comparative PerspectivesYanyi K Djamba, Auburn University ; Sitawa R Kimuna, East Carolina University

  2. Female "Autonomy" in Two African Capital Cities: The Cases of Dakar and LomeAgnes Adjamagbo, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) ; Philippe Antoine, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  3. The Gendered Context of Conflict: Northern Irish Attitudes toward Women’s Employment and Family Roles before and after the Good Friday AgreementMick Cunningham, Western Washington University

  4. The Happy Homemaker?: Married Women’s Satisfaction in Cross-national PerspectiveJudith Treas, University of California, Irvine ; Tanja Van der Lippe, Utrecht University

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