publication . Other literature type . Article . 2018

Historical family systems and contemporary developmental outcomes: what is to be gained from the historical census microdata revolution?

Mikolaj Szoltysek; Radosław Poniat;
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  • Published: 30 Jul 2018
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Abstract
Recent years have witnessed a growing interest in the role of the historical family as the instigator of disparate developmental trajectories. However, a major challenge faced by these studies was that they had to work around a lack of reliable historical data. This study demonstrates how embarking on the recent outburst of historical microdata infrastructures may help to improve these explorations by suggesting additional statistics and a derived measure (the Patriarchy Index) that might prove useful in future efforts aimed at assessing the effect of historical family organization on comparative development. The added value of that endeavour is assessed by comp...
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free text keywords: Social Sciences (miscellaneous), Sociology and Political Science, History, Social value orientations, Demographic economics, Sociology, Census, Family systems, Microdata (HTML), Gender equality, Family history
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POLONEZ
SUPPORTING MOBILITY IN THE ERA THROUGH AN INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME FOR DEVELOPEMENT OF BASIC RESEARCH IN POLAND
  • Funder: European Commission (EC)
  • Project Code: 665778
  • Funding stream: H2020 | MSCA-COFUND-FP
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