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Sibship Characteristics and Transition to First Marriage in Taiwan: Explaining Gender Asymmetries

  • Wei-hsin Yu


  • Kuo-hsien Su


  • Chi-Tsun Chiu


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Population Research and Policy Review.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 4 (August)
    Pages: 609-636

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:poprpr:v:31:y:2012:i:4:p:609-636
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