Tim Riswick

Month: March 2022

New article published: ‘Causes of child adoption in Taiwan, 1906-1945’

Today the third chapter of my dissertation (written together by Xingchen ChiaChi Lin) was published online as part of a special issue of Annales de démographie historique on the history of adoption: ‘Causes of child adoption in Taiwan, 1906-1945. The importance of gender, household composition and variation over time and place’. You can find it

ESHD Conference 2022 in Madrid

From 2-5 March the European Society for Historical Demography Conference 2022 in Madrid took place. It was a great conferences: very interesting presentations, constructive discussions, and incredibly nice and friendly people! I was active in the following sessions: Chair ‘Academic Publishing: Meet the Editors’. Chair ‘Facing infectious disease and epidemics’ Commentator ‘How conditions in early