Category: Taiwan

Visiting scholar Program for Historical Demography, Academia Sinica

From today until 19 December I will be a visiting scholar at the Program for Historical Demography. During this period I will present the latest results of my PhD-project and continue my research on the impact of sibship size and composition on infant and child mortality in Taiwan, 1906-1945. 

Presentation at Tzu Chi University & Leaving Taiwan

Yesterday I was invited to give a presentation about my PhD-project for a graduate seminar Social Sciences at the Tzu Chi University. With a small group of people we discussed the literature and process of finding a good topic for research by looking at my project as an example. Also I had the opportunity this …

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Lectures at TamKang University

Yesterday I had the pleasure to give two lectures for students who took courses at the Department of History, TamKang University. One was titled ‘History, what is it good for?’ for the course World History, and the other was ‘Historical Demography: An Introduction’ for the course Historical Demography. In both lectures I used mentimeter to …

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Presentation Program for Historical Demography

On Monday 13 February I gave a presentation about my PhD-project for all members of the Program for Historical Demography at Academia Sinica. Also I discussed my future plans for a paper on adopted siblings and child mortality and got useful feedback. 

Research visit to the Program of Historical Demography at Academia Sinica

From Thursday 9 February until 9 March 2017 I will visit the Program of Historical Demography at Academia Sinica again. My main goal is to discuss the paper and data set I made after my last stay (on sibling effects and child mortality) and to create a new data set which focuses on adoption and …

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