World Values on a Comparative Prespective

Tuesday, 12 July 2016: 09:00-10:30
Location: Hörsaal 30 (Main Building)
RC20 Comparative Sociology (host committee)

Language: English

The session will deal with changing attitudes and values in the past 30 years in different regions of the world allowing for cross-country comparisons. Presenters will give papers mostly based in the World Values Survey and European Values Survey to allow for historical trends since 1980 till 2014 and cover around 100 countries. Political issues, religious trends, family changes, happiness of nations are central themes of the session.
Session Organizer:
Marita CARBALLO, Voices Research and Consultancy, Argentina
Do Value Changes Explain Fertility Differences Across the MENA Region?
Dmitry ZAKOTYANSKY, LCSR, Higher School of Economics, Russia