The Young Adult Years: Diversity, Structural Change, and Fertility

  title={The Young Adult Years: Diversity, Structural Change, and Fertility},
  author={Ronald R. Rindfuss},
  • R. Rindfuss
  • Published 1 November 1991
  • Economics
  • Demography
Depending on your perspective, demographers either have become quite aggressive in enlarging the territory considered to be part of population studies or have become more realistic in recognizing the complexity of human behavior. No matter how you wish to cast it, numerous examples can be found in the topics examined by hard-core demographers at the 1991 meetings of the Population Association of America: caregiving, the sharing of tasks within the household, conjugal harmony, wage inequality… 

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