Gender, Reproduction, Mortality and Morbidity Inequality

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 8:30 AM-10:20 AM
Room: Booth 54
RC41 Sociology of Population (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizer:
Ofra ANSON, Ben Gurion University, Israel
The Second Mortality Transition: A New Look at Long Term Trends in Mortality Decline (Oral Presentation)
Jon ANSON, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

Mortality Differentials Among Asians and Native Hawaiians/Pacific Islanders (NHPI) in the U.S (Oral Presentation)
Virginia CAIN, National Center for Health Statistics, USA; Virginia CAIN, National Center for Health Statistics/CDC, USA

Maternal Health In Rural India: Consequences For Gender Inequality (Oral Presentation)
Shakuntala SHETTAR, Karnatak University , India

Abortion Policies and Health Outcomes in Latin America: What Are the Relevant Lessons for Africa? (Oral Presentation)
Andrzej KULCZYCKI, University of Alabama, USA

Prevalence of Abortion in South Australia, 1970-2009 (Oral Presentation)
Farhat YUSUF, The University of Sydney, Australia

Socio-Demographic Factors Affecting Women's Fertility Preferences in Nigeria (Oral Presentation)
Favour C. NTOIMO, Federal University Oye-Ekiti, Nigeria

Gender Inequality Through Sonography Centers In Maharashtra, India (Oral Presentation)
Smita AWACHAR, B.A.M. University, India

Role of Dalit Mahila Vikas Mandal Against Femalefeticides in Maharashtra, India (Oral Presentation)
Pushpalata SAKATE, Samatawadi Mahila Manch, Maharashtra, India

Discourse on Youth' Sexual and Reproductive Health-Stigmatized in Lahore Pakistan (Distributed Paper)
Mariam ZAHID MALIK, Contech International, Pakistan; Sarosh IQBAL, Contech International, Pakistan; Iram SHAHZADI, Contech International Health Consultants, Pakistan