Session 184:
Family and Intergenerational Aspects of the Transition to Adulthood

Saturday, April 17
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Pegasus B
Lobby Level

Chair: Esther M. Friedman, University of California, Los Angeles
Discussant: Misty Heggeness, University of Minnesota

  1. Familial Structure, Kinship System and the Transition to Adolescent Sexual Debut in GhanaStephen Obeng Gyimah, Queen's University

  2. Parental Support during Young Adulthood: Why Does Assistance Decline with Age?Caroline Sten Hartnett, University of Pennsylvania; Frank F. Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania; Karen Fingerman, Purdue University

  3. Parent-Child Relationships at the Transition to Adulthood: A Comparison of Immigrant and Native-Born YouthJessica H. Hardie, Pennsylvania State University

  4. Living Arrangements of Young Adults and Inequality in Higher Education: Recent Changes and the Advantages of Being a “Late-Stayer” in Brazil, from 1982 to 2006Ana Cristina M. Collares, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Beatriz Novak, University of Wisconsin at Madison

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