Comparative Population Studies is a peer-reviewed interdisciplinary scientific journal on demography and population studies, and publishes articles in English and German translations of selected articles will be available in a special selection. CPoS appears four times a year online, and on an open-access basis. An average of two special issues per year are coordinated by guest editors. Exclusively unpublished peer-reviewed research papers in demography and related fields are published. Papers may cover a wide range of topics on demography, as well as on population or family studies with a focus on empirical or spatial research, theory, and methods. The journal features articles with a perspective on regional issues emphasizing the German-speaking countries and Europe or on population issues on a global scale. Contributions in English are welcome at all times. Guest editors for special issues may apply as well.
From 2014 onwards, CPoS will appear in English and each year selected German translations will be available in a special selection.
CPoS now supports the VG-WORT METIS registration system for online texts.
CPoS is now OpenAIRE compliant! CPoS offers a comfortable opportunity to fulfill deposit requirements resulting from research grants of the European Research Council or the Seventh Framework Programme.
Vol 38, No 4 (2013): Ageing Populations, Reversing Early Retirement and the Economic Situation of Older People in Modern Societies
|Scenarios for the Equal Division of Paid and Unpaid Work in the Transition to Parenthood in Germany||PDF (English) - PDF (Deutsch)|
|Anna Dechant, Florian Schulz|
Vol 39, No 1 (2014)
Table of Contents
|Too Low or Too High? On Birthweight Differentials of Immigrants in Germany||PDF (English)|
|Nadja Milewski, Frederik Peters|
|Theoretical Explanations of Increasing Childlessness – Divergent Approaches and the Integrating Potential of the Frame Selection Theory||PDF (English) - PDF (Deutsch)|
|The Pluralisation of Living Arrangements – A Continuous Trend?||PDF (English) - PDF (Deutsch)|
|Michael Wagner, Isabel Valdés Cifuentes|
|Fertility, Family Policy and Welfare Regimes||PDF (English) - PDF (Deutsch)|
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