The Nonmarital Childbearing Network

The Intersection Between Childbearing and Union Status

Publications


Forthcoming

Perelli-Harris, B., A. Berrington, N. Sanchez Gassen, P. Galezewska, and J. Holland (2017): "Is there a link between the divorce revolution and the cohabitation boom?" Population and Development Review.


2016

Perelli-Harris, B. and M. Lyons-Amos (2016): "Partnership Patterns in the United States and across Europe: the role of education and country context." Social Forces. 95(1): 251-282.

Galezewska, P. (2016): "Repartnering after divorce and separation in Europe and the United States." Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.


2015

Perelli-Harris, B. and L. Bernardi (2015): "Introduction to Special Collection: Focus on Partnerships: Discourses on cohabitation and marriage throughout Europe and Australia." Demographic Research 33(25): 701-732.

Berrington, A., B. Perelli-Harris, and P.Trevena (2015): "Commitment and the changing sequence of cohabitation, childbearing, and marriage: Insights from qualitative research in the UK. " Demographic Research 33(12): 327-362.

Klärner, A. (2015): "The low importance of marriage in eastern Germany - social norms and the role of peoples’ perceptions of the past." Demographic Research 33(9): 239-272.

Hiekel, N., R. Keizer (2015): "Risk-avoidance or utmost commitment: Dutch focus group research on views on cohabitation and marriage." Demographic Research 32(10): 311-340.

Isupova, O. (2015): "Trust, responsibility, and freedom: Focus-group research on contemporary patterns of union formation in Russia." Demographic Research 32(11): 341-368.

Kreyenfeld, M., D. Konietzka, V. Heintz-Martin (2015): "Lebens- und Familienformen". In: Niephaus et al (Eds.): Handbuch Bevölkerungssoziologie. Wiesbaden: Springer VS.

Lappegård, T., T. Noack (2015): "The link between parenthood and partnership in contemporary Norway - Findings from focus group research." Demographic Research 32(9): 287-310.

Mynarska, M., A. Baranowska-Rataj, A. Matysiak (2014): "Free to stay, free to leave: Insights from Poland into the meaning of cohabitation." Demographic Research 31(36): 1107-1136.

Perelli-Harris, B., N. Sánchez Gassen (2015): "The increase in cohabitation and the role of marital status in family policies: A comparison of 12 European countries." Journal of European Social Policy. 25(4): 431-449.

Vitali, A., A. Aassve, T. Lappegård (2015): "Diffusion of childbearing within cohabitation." Demography. 52:355-377.

Mikolai, J. (2015): "Partnership dynamics and the transition to first birth in Europe and the United States: new insights from a multi-state approach." Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Social Statistics and Demography, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK.


2014

Berghammer, C., K. Fliegenschnee, E.-M. Schmidt (2014): "Cohabitation and marriage in Austria: Assessing the individualization thesis across the life course." Demographic Research 31(37): 1137-1166.

Kreyenfeld, M., D. Konietzka (2014): "Sozialstruktur und Lebensform". In: B. Hill, J. Kopp (Eds.): Handbuch Familiensoziologie. Wiesbaden: Springer VS: 345-373.

Lappegård T., S. Klüsener, D. Vignoli (2014): "Social Norms, Economic Conditions and Spatial Variation of Childbearing within Cohabitation across Europe." MPIDR Working Paper.

Perelli-Harris, B. (2014): "How Similar are Cohabiting and Married Parents? Second Conception Risks by Union Type in the United States and Across Europe." European Journal of Population. 30(4): 437-464.

Perelli-Harris, B., M. Lyons-Amos (2014): "Partnership patterns in the United States and across Europe: "Diverging destinies" or "diverging contexts"?" CPC Working Paper 53, ESRC Centre for Population Change, UK.

Perelli-Harris, B., M. Mynarska, A. Berrington, C. Berghammer, A. Evans, O. Isupova, R. Keizer, A. Klaerner, T. Lappegård, D. Vignoli (2014): "Towards a new understanding of cohabitation: Insights from focus group research across Europe and Australia." Demographic Research 31(34): 1043-1078.

Perelli-Harris, B., N. Sánchez Gassen (2014): "The increase in cohabitation and the role of marital status in family policies: a comparison of 12 European countries?" CPC Working Paper 52, ESRC Centre for Population Change, UK

Vignoli, D., S. Salvini (2014): "Religion and union formation in Italy: Catholic precepts, social pressure, and tradition." Demographic Research 31(35): 1079-1106.


2013

Klüsener, S., B. Perelli-Harris, N. Sánchez Gassen (2013): "Spatial Aspects of the Rise of Nonmarital Fertility across Europe since 1960: The Role of States and Regions in shaping Patterns of Change." European Journal of Population. 29(2): 137-165.

Kreyenfeld, M., S. Bastin (2013): "Blurred Memory, Deliberate Misreporting or “True Tales”? How Different Survey Modes affect Respondents’ Reports on the Partnership at First Birth." MPIDR Working Paper.

Kreyenfeld, M., S. Krapf (2013): "Demografischer Wandel: Geburtenentwicklung und Lebensformen." In: Statistischen Bundesamt/ WZB/DIW (Ed.): Datenreport 2013. Ein Sozialbericht für die Bundesrepublik Deutschland.

Perelli-Harris, B., M. Lyons-Amos (2013): "The Heterogeneity of Relationship Patterns within and across countries: an examination of the United States and 14 countries in Europe. CPC Working Paper 37, ESRC Centre for Population Change, UK


2012

Bastin, S., M. Kreyenfeld, Ch. Schnor (2012): "Diversität der Familienformen in Ost- und Westdeutschland". In: Krüger, D. et al (Eds.): Familie(n) heute – Entwicklungen, Kontroversen, Prognosen. Wiesbaden: Juventa: 126-145.

Perelli-Harris, B., M. Kreyenfeld, W. Sigle-Rushton, R. Keizer, T. Lappegård, A. Jasilioniene, C. Berghammer, P. Di Giulio (2012): "Changes in union status during the transition to parenthood in eleven European countries, 1970s to early 2000s." Population Studies. 60(2): 167-182.

Perelli-Harris, B., N. Sánchez Gassen (2012): "How Similar Are Cohabitation and Marriage? Legal Approaches to Cohabitation across Western Europe." Population and Development Review. 38(8): 435–467.


2010

Perelli-Harris, B., W. Sigle-Rushton, M. Kreyenfeld, T. Lappegård, C. Berghammer, R. Keizer (2010): "The educational gradient of nonmarital childbearing in Europe." Population and Development Review. 36(4): 775-801.

Perelli-Harris, B., M. Kreyenfeld, W. Sigle-Rushton, T. Lappegård, P. Di Giulio, A. Jasilioniene, R. Keizer, C. Berghammer, K. Köppen (2010): "The increase in fertility in cohabitation across Europe: Examining the intersection between union status and childbearing." MPIDR Working Paper.

Perelli-Harris, B., N. Sánchez Gassen (2010): "The reciprocal relationship between the state and union formation across Western Europe: policy dimensions and theoretical considerations." MPIDR Working Paper.

Wiik, K. A., T. Lappegård, R. Keizer (2010): "Relationship quality in Europe." Discussion Papers No. 633, October 2010. Statistics Norway, Research Department.