13th Divorce Conference
17-19 September 2015, Vilnius
The 2015 conference of the European Network for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce will take place in Vilnius, Lithuania, on 17–19 September 2015.
The Organizers welcome papers on marital and non-marital union dissolution, antecedents, patterns and consequences of divorce and separation. We invite papers on economic and social determinants of divorce, divorce patterns over time and space, outcomes of divorce for children, women and men, family after union dissolution (e.g. parenting, new unions, and stepfamily formation) and on other aspects of divorce. As at earlier conferences, both theoretical and empirical quantitative and qualitative methodology papers are welcome.
Confirmed keynote speaker:
Prof. Gøsta Esping-Andersen (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Please submit an extended abstract of 1–2 pages or paper by May 4th 2015to firstname.lastname@example.org. Authors will be notified by the beginning of June.
The format of the conference will be similar to the previous ones with one keynote, plenary sessions, an up to two poster sessions. The venue is located in central Vilnius, next to the old town and within a walking distance to a range of hotels. There is no conference fee.
Please see http://www.eui.eu/Personal/Dronkers/NetworkDivorce.htm for more information on the European Network for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce and previous conferences.
The selection committee: Marika Jalovaara, Aušra Maslauskaitė