Why do couples relocate?: Considering migration from East to West Germany

  • Authors
  • Melzer, Silvia Maja
  • UPF authors
  • MELZER , SILVIA MAJA;
  • Type
  • Scholarly articles
  • Journal títle
  • European Societies
  • Publication year
  • 2013
  • Volume
  • 15
  • Number
  • 3
  • Pages
  • 423-445
  • ISSN
  • 1461-6696
  • Publication State
  • Published
  • Abstract
  • apos;s education is of secondary importance. The results generally support the predictions of gender role theory. Despite their egalitarian views and socialization in a socialist country, couples from East Germany exhibit a traditional orientation toward gender roles when making migration decisions.
  • Complete citation
  • Melzer, Silvia Maja. Why do couples relocate?: Considering migration from East to West Germany. European Societies 2013; 15(3): 423-445.
Bibliometric indicators
  • 1 times cited WOS
  • Índex Scimago de 0.626 (2013)