Images from Taiwan

Bride and Older Woman, Taiwan, 1980s
Bride and Older Woman, Taiwan, 1980s.
Elder and child, Taiwan, 1980s
Elder and child, Taiwan, 1980s.
Urban Family Transportation, Taiwan, 1980s
Urban Family Transportation, Taiwan, 1980s. This picture of a family on a motorcycle was taken in Taichung, Taiwan.
Elderly Man and Girl Playing Soccer, Taiwan, 1980s
Elderly Man and Girl Playing Soccer, Taiwan, 1980s.

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Recent Pub

Allendorf, "Conflict and Compatibility? Developmental Idealism and Gendered Differences in Marital Choice." Journal of Marriage and Family

Recent Pub

Thornton, Yount,Young-Demarco, Moaddel. Modernization, World System, and Clash of Civilization Perspectives in Lay Views of the Development- Morality Nexus in the United States and the Middle East. Oxford University Press.

Recent Pub

Yount, Thornton, Young-Demarco, Patel. Lay Accounts of "Modern" and "Traditional" Family in Greater Cairo: A Test of Developmental Models of Family Life. Oxford University Press.

Reading History Sideways

The method of reading history sideways is described and critiqued by Arland Thornton

Video Lecture

Arland Thornton speaks on "Developmental Idealism: The Cultural Foundations of Worldwide Development Programs"

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University of Michigan