Volume 57, Number 2, 2018  

E-ISSN: 1549-0955


Does Residential Mobility Anticipate Urban Growth? The Importance of the Local Socioeconomic Context in a European Metropolitan Region

Luca Salvati, Ilaria Zambon


Knowledge and Usage of Emergency Contraceptives among University Students in Ghana

Ellen Mabel Osei-Tutu, Abigail A. Aryeh-Adjei, Ernest Ampadu




Ellen Mabel Osei-Tutu

Ellen Mabel Osei-Tutu is Lecturer in the Department of Adult Education and Human Resource Studies at  the University of Ghana. Prior to joining the University, she worked with the National Population Council (NPC) of Ghana, co-authoring technical reports on the 2000 and 2010 Population and Housing censuses for the Ghana Statistical Service. She holds a Ph.D. in Population Studies, M. Phil. in Population Studies, M. A. in Population Studies and B. A. in Sociology, all from the University of Ghana. Her primary research focus is on marriage and family planning.



Vijai P. Singh, Professor

Vijai P. Singh is a member of our advisory board.  He is Professor at the Department of Sociology, The Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, and he holds several affiliations: University Center for International Studies, Asian Studies Center, European Studies Center and University Center for Social and Urban Research. In addition to Social Stratification and Mobility, his research interests include the study of Sociology of Science.  He is engaged in a comparative study of the processes of production of scientific knowledge in the U.S. and Western Europe, including the roles of relevant political, economic, and social institutions. In addition, Prof. Singh is collaborating with academics in India on three different research and publication projects that deal with sustainable development, poverty, and economic policies at federal and local levels. 

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