Tom Fricke

Research Prof, Survey Research Cntr & Research Prof, Population Studies, Institute for Social Research, Chair, Dept of Anthropology, Prof of Anthropology, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

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Dr. Fricke’s interests include anthropological demography, social change, and the family and fertility in Nepal and South and East Asia. His current research projects include a study of economy, family change, and fertility in Nepal; an analysis of social organization, women’s status, and the marital context of fertility among the Tamang of Nepal; and work on social change, the family and fertility in Taiwan.