Caroline H Bledsoe

  • 846 Citations
1976 …2015
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Education/Academic qualification

Anthropology, PhD, Stanford University

… → 1976

Anthropology, MA, Stanford University

… → 1972

General Studies, BA, University of Arizona

… → 1971

Research interests

  • Anthropology of reproduction
  • Child fostering
  • Contraception
  • Fertility
  • Lifecourse and cultural perceptions of time
  • Obstetrics
  • Politics of knowledge

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Research Output 1976 2015

Fertility and Culture: Anthropological Insights

Bledsoe, C. H., Mar 26 2015, International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences: Second Edition. Elsevier Inc, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

fertility
anthropology
demography
event
history
Open Access
Malawi
human immunodeficiency virus
money
Netherlands
village
1 Citation (Scopus)

Back to Africa: Second chances for the children of West African immigrants

Bledsoe, C. H. & Sow, P., Aug 30 2013, The International Handbook on Gender, Migration and Transnationalism: Global and Development Perspectives. Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., p. 185-207 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

immigrant

Back to Africa: Second Chances for the Children of West African immigrants

Bledsoe, C. H. & Sow, P., 2013, Reprinted in International Handbook on Gender, Migration and Transnationalism: Global and Development Perspectives. Oso, L. & Ribas-Mateos, N. (eds.). Edward Elgar Publishing, Inc., p. 185-207

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

49 Citations (Scopus)

Back to africa: Second chances for the children of West African immigrants

Bledsoe, C. H. & Sow, P., Aug 1 2011, In : Journal of Marriage and Family. 73, 4, p. 747-762 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

immigrant
resilience
racism
immigration
parents