5. Career Mobility and Labor Market Analysis
Blossfeld, Hans-Peter (1986): "Career Opportunities in the Federal Republic of Germany: A Dynamic Approach to the Study of Life-Course, Cohort, and Period Effects." European Sociological Review 2 (3): 208-225.
Diewald, Martin, Heike Solga, and Anne Goedicke (forthcoming): "Devaluations and Revaluations: How Did Individual Assets and Characteristics Contribute to Labour Market Success and Failure after 1989?” In: Martin Diewald, Anne Goedicke, and Karl Ulrich Mayer (eds.), Continuity and Change: Life Courses of East Germans Before and After 1989. Berlin.
Mayer, Karl Ulrich and Glenn R. Carroll (1987): "Jobs and Classes: Structural Constraints on Career Mobility." European Sociological Review 3 (1): 14-38
Rosenfeld, Rachel A. (1992): "Job Mobility and Career Processes." Annual Review of Sociology 18: 39-61.
Sorensen, Aage B. and Arne L. Kalleberg (2001): "An Outline of a Theory of the Matching of Persons to Jobs." In: David B. Grusky (eds.), Social Stratification. Class, Race and Gender in Sociological Perspective, 2nd revised edition. Boulder: Westview Press, Pp. 438-446.
Drobnic, Sonja, Hans-Peter Blossfeld, and Gotz Rohwer (1999): "Dynamics of Women's Employment Patterns over the Family Life Course: A Comparison of the United States and Germany." Journal of Marriage and the Family 61 (1: February): 133-146.
Heinz, Walter R. (2003): "From Work Trajectories to Negotiated Careers: The Contingent Work Life Course." In: Jeylan T. Mortimer and Michael J. Shanahan (eds.), Handbook of the Life Course. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, Pp. 185-204.
Kalleberg, Arne L. and Aage B. Sorensen (1979): "The Sociology of Labor Markets." Annual Review of Sociology 5: 351-379.
Mayer, Karl Ulrich, Martin Diewald, and Heike Solga (1999): "Transitions to Post-Communism in East Germany: Worklife Mobility of Women and Men between 1989 and 1993." Acta Sociologica 42 (1): 35-53.
Mayer, Karl Ulrich, David L. Featherman, L. Kevin Selbee, and Tom Colbjornsen (1989): "Class Mobility During the Working Life: A Comparison of Germany and Norway." In: Melvin L. Kohn (eds.), Cross-national Research in Sociology. Newbury Park: SAGE Publications, Pp. 218-239.
Oppenheimer, Valerie K. and Matthijs Kalmijn (1995): "Life Cycle Jobs." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 14: 1-38.
Sichermann, Nachum and Oded Galor (1990): "A Theory of Career Mobility." Journal of Political Economy 98 (1): 169-192.
Zhou, Xueguang and Liren Hou (1999): "Children of the Cultural Revolution: The State and the Life Course in the People's Republic of China." American Sociological Review 64 (February): 12-36.
6. Family Formation and Social Demography
Blossfeld, Hans-Peter and Johannes Huinink (1991): "Human Capital Investments or Norms of Role Transition? How women's schooling and career affect the process of family formation." American Journal of Sociology 97 (1 (July 1991)): 143-168.
Blossfeld, Hans-Peter, Erik Klijking, Katharina Pohl, and Gotz Rohwer (1999): "Why Do Cohabiting Couples Marry? An Example of a Causal Event History Approach to Interdependent Systems." Quality and Quantity 33 (3): 229-242.
Huinink, Johannes and Michaela Kreyenfeld (2004): "Family formation in times of social and economic change: an analysis of the 1971 East German cohort." WP-2004-013 (April 2004). Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock.
Huinink, Johannes and Karl Ulrich Mayer (1995): "Gender, Social Inequality, and Family Formation in West Germany." In: Karen Oppenheim Mason and An-Magrit Jensen (eds.), Gender and Family Change in Industrialized Countries. Oxford: Clarendon Press, Pp. 168-199.
Blossfeld, Hans-Peter (eds.) (1995): The New Role of Women. Family Formation in Modern Societies. Boulder et al.: Westview Press, 266 pp.
DiPrete, Thomas A. and Patricia A. McManus (2000): "Family Change, Employment Transitions, and the Welfare State: Household Income Dynamics in the United States and Germany." American Sociological Review 65 (3: June): 343-370.
Mills, Melinda and Hans-Peter Blossfeld (2001): "A Causal Approach to Interrelated Family Events: A Cross-National Comparison of Cohabitation, Nonmarital Conception, and Marriage." Canadian Studies in Population. Special Issue on Longitudinal Methodology 28 (2): 409-437.
Oppenheimer, Valerie Kincade (1988): "A Theory of Marriage Timing: Assortative Mating Under Varying Degrees of Uncertainty." American Journal of Sociology 94 (3): 563-591.