Value of Children in Turkey

Book : Value of Children in Turkey

Author : * Çiğdem Kağıtçıbaşı

Language : English

Episode : Child Labor

Publishing Location : New York, USA

Published Date : Temmuz 2014

Publisher : East - West Center

Document Type : Book

Book No : 7858

INDEX

1-- INTRODUCTION----------------1
II- RESEARCH PROCEDURE
The Pilot Study ---------------------------- 10
The National Survey ----------- 10
Questionnaire --------------------------- 12
Intervîewer Selection and Training ---------------- 13
Fîeld Work ---------------------------------- 1 5
Screening, Relisting and Coding ------------- 18
Sampling ------------------------------------ 18
III- GENERAL DESCRIPTIVE CHARACTERISTICS ---23
Age and Age at Marriage ---------------------- 23
Education -------- 2 4
Occupation ---------------------- 25
Income ------------------------------- 26
Family Type and Mobility ---------- 26
Parity, Desîred and Ideal Number of Chi1dren------- 27
Basic Value& and Sex Rcles --------------- 29
Internal vs. external control ----------- 39
Family dynamics------------------------- 31
Women's occupation and status ---------- 33
IV- MAJOR FINDINGS ----------35
Hypotheses 1- 11 ------------------------------ 36
1- values of Children (vocs) ------------------ 38
2- Costs of Children -------------- 44
3- Socio-Economic Development and VOCS ---------- 47

4- Socio~Economîc Development and Opportunity Costa of Children -------- 58
5- Parity and VOCs ----------------------- 60
6- Parîty and Costs of Children ----------------- 62
7- VOCs Attributed to Sons and Daughters ------ 63
8~ Woman's Status, VOCs and Boy Preference ------- 69
9- VOCs and Ferti1ity ----------------------- 70
10- Woman's Status and Fertility ---------- 82
11- Development and Fertility ------------- 86
V- SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS ---------91
Policy Implications ------------97
BIBLIOGRAPHY ------------------- 128