Thursday, October 1 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Karam 1

Session 174:
Before marriage: engagement in contemporary societies

Chair: Teresa Martin Garcia, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC)

  1. The changing pattern of marriage in Iran: responses to the marriage squeezeDjavad Salehi-Isfahani, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University ; Golnaz Tagvatalab, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

  2. Assessing the cultural advancement of values in mate preferences: a cross-generational analysisRavi Prakash, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  3. The contemporary process of courtship, engagement, and marriage in urban KenyaShelley Clark, McGill University ; Caroline Kabiru, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) ; Rohini Mathur, McGill University

  4. Unions between related individuals in Tunisia: the importance, social motivations, and consequences on pre-reproductive mortalityNoureddine Chalbi, Faculté des Sciences ; Génétique et Biométrie; Campus universitaire; 2091; Tunis

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