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COMPLEX TIME: Adaptation, Aging, & Arrow of Time

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User:CarolineBledsoe

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Name
Caroline Bledsoe
Affiliation
Northwestern Univ.
Email address
cbledsoe@northwestern.edu

Biography

Caroline Bledsoe is the Melville J. Herskovits Professor of African Studies in the Department of Anthropology at Northwestern University. Bledsoe’s studies have centered on cultural visions of reproduction and the lifecourse in West Africa and beyond. Specific themes have included marriage, fertility, child fosterage, health, contraception, aging, obstetrics, and migration. Several West African studies have been followed by U.S. and European counterparts.

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This user is listed as a presenter for the following agenda items:

  1. Population and the Environment: Analytical Demography and Applied Population Ethics/Co-evolution of population and environment - perceiving climate change and its impacts on reproduction and migration

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  1. Population and the Environment: Analytical Demography and Applied Population Ethics