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William Lavely Presents at “China in Time and Space: G. William Skinner’s Ideas Going Forward”

Posted: 6/26/2018 (CSDE Research)

Demographers worldwide came together for “China in Time and Space: G. William Skinner’s Ideas Going Forward,” a conference co-sponsored by CSDE. The goal of the event was to apply Skinner’s theoretical concepts to the understanding of social, demographic and economic processes in China. CSDE Affiliate William Lavely, Professor at the Jackson School of International Studies, chaired one session and presented “Skinner’s Concept of Conjugal Power.”

The conference was hosted Hong Kong University of Science and Technology., and sponsored by HKUST, the Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Hong Kong, the Department of History at Chinese University of Hong Kong, and the G. William Skinner Fund at the University of Washington.

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