S10 Parallel Session 10

Infant, child and maternal mortality (I)

Chair: Carlo Alberto Corsini (Università di Firenze, Italy)

Discussant: Diego Ramiro Fariñas (CSIC, Madrid, Spain)

“Maternal mortality in Ireland. 1891-1911: urban and rural ‘advantage’ compared ”

Ciara Breathnach and Brian Gurrin (University of Limerick, Ireland)

“Maternal mortality in 19th Century Italy. A micro-level analysis”

Matteo Manfredini (Università di Parma, Italy), Marco Breschi (Università di Sassari, Italy), Alessio Fornasin (Università di Udine, Italy), Stanislao Mazzoni (Università di Sassari, Italy), Sergio De Iasio (Università di Parma), Alfredo Coppa (Sapienza Università di Roma, Italy)

“Fertility and child mortality in the Sardinian demographic transition (1866-1935)”

Stanislao Mazzoni (Università di Sassari, Italy)

“The role of the month of birth in a context of extremely high infant mortality)”  

Leonardo Piccione (Università di Padova, Italy)

“Differences in mortality patterns between infants and foundlings in early 20th century Madrid: age and cause of death”

Barbara Revuelta-Eugercios (Københavns Universitet, Denmark)


S11 Parallel Session 11

Fertility changes across time

Chair/discussant: Péter Őri (KSH Népességtudományi Kutatóintézet, HCSO Demographic Research Institute, Budapest, Hungary)

Female reproduction and population growth: Sweden 1749-2013

Göran Broström (Umeå Universitet, Sweden)

Freedom to Control? Gender and Fertility within the Free-Churches in Sundsvall, 1860-1921

Johan Junkka Sören Edvinsson (Umeå Universitet, Sweden)

Intergenerational and intragenerational correlations in family size across time – Northern Sweden, 1750-2007

Martin Kolk,  Johan Dahlberg (Stockholm Universitet, Sweden)

Late fertility transition in Sardinia (Villagrande, 1851-2014)

Michel Poulain (Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium), Ann Herm (Tallinna Ülikool, Tallinn University, Estonia), Dany Chambre (Gerontologist Estampuis, Belgium), Gianni Pes (Università di Sassari, Italy)

Long Demographic Waves. Has been there a transition before transition? The Styrian case

Peter Teibenbacher (Karl-Franzens Universität Graz, Austria)


S12 Parallel Session 12

Mortality and Health Transition (II)

Chair/discussant: Virgine Barrusse De Luca (Université d’Amiens, France)

"Life expectancy in Spain, where did the live more? In agrarian villages? Or in growing cities? (1860-1920)"

Rafael Barquín (UNED, Spain), Leonardo Caruana de las Cagigas (Universidad de Granada, Spain), Pedro Pérez (UNED, Spain) and Basilio Sanz (UNED, Spain)

“Italian military deahts in the First World War

Alessio Fornasin (Università di Udine, Italy)

“Regional Differences in Measles mortality during the Demographic Transition. The case of Northern Sweden 1750-1900”

Ólöf Garðarsdóttir (Háskóli Íslands, University of Iceland), Sören Edvinsson (Umeå Universitet, Sweden)

“The Interaction of Mortality and Migration in the Spanish Provinces, 1908-2012”

Jesús Javier Sanchéz-Barricarte (Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain), José Antonio Ortega (Universidad de Salamanca)

“Examining mortality differential and crossover between Sardinian and Italian population: a longitudinal analysis of birth cohort 1872-1910”

Luisa Salaris (Università di Cagliari, Italy)

“Infant and child mortality and longevity - two sides of the same coin? Micro-analytical assessment on Portuguese territory (XVII to XX century)”

Maria Hermínia Vieira Barbosa, Maria Norberta Amorim, Francisco Messias Trindade, Maria Palmira Gomes,  (Universidade do Minho, Portugal), Josep Bernabeu-Mestre (Universidad de Alicante, Spain), Maria João Simas Guerreiro (Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal )


S13 Parallel Session 13

Life Course approaches in historical demography

Chair/discussant: Gilbert Ritschard (Université de Genève, Suisse)

“New Perspectives in the Brazilian Historical Demography: Self-Agency and the Life Course Paradigm”

Paula Roberta Chagas (Universidade Estadual de Goias/ Universidade de São Paulo Brazil), Milton Stanczyk Filho (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil)

“Was Marriage Part of Disabled People’s Life? Marital chances among individuals with disabilities in nineteenth-century Sweden”

Helena Haage, Erling Häggström Lundevaller, Lotta Vikström (Umeå Universitet, Sweden)

“Fast life histories in response to sibling mortality: determinants of the start of reproduction for the historical population of the district of Antwerp (1846-1910)”

Ward Neyrinck, Jan Kok, Koen Matthijs (Katholiek Universiteit Leuven, Belgium)

“A life course perspective on poverty in old-age Switzerland”

Rainer Gabriel, Michel Oris (Université de Genève, Suisse)


S14 Parallel Session 14

Marriage and the family

Chair: Vincent Gourdon (CNRS, Université Paris Sorbonne, France)

Discussant: Pier Paolo Viazzo (Università di Torino, Italy)

“Between public and private. The Church and the Romanians of Transylvania during WW I”

Ioan Bolovan, Marius Eppel (Universitatea Babeș-Bolyai, Cluj Napoca, Romania)

“The diversity of age at marriage in the Portuguese case from the seventeenth century to the early twentieth century”

Aurora Botão Rego, Norberta Amorim, Antero Ferreira, Carlota Santos, Emília Lagido, Natália Silva (Universidade do Minho, Portugal), Maria João Simas Guerreiro (Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal )

“La violence parentale devant les tribunaux en France au XVIIIe siècle: l’exemple des vocations religieuses forcées”

Alexandra Roger (Université de Limoges, France)

“For the times there are a changin’- An analysis of the changes in marriage seasonality in Italian regions, 1862-2012”

Gabriele Ruiu, Marco Breschi (Università di Sassari, Italy)

“Marriage strategies in communities of southern Portugal (17th-18th centuries)”

Carlota Santos, Bruno Lopes, Anabela Godinho (Universidade do Minho, Portugal)

“Households in Krakow in the Second Half of the 19Th Century”

Lidia Zyblikiewicz (Uniwersytet Jagielloński Kraców, Poland)