The transition to adulthood

In one interpretation, individuals become adults when they perceive themselves as such; in another, that change only becomes a reality when young people carry out certain plans. The transition to adulthood is associated with key events, such as completing one’s education, starting paid work, leaving the parental home; also getting married or having one’s first child.

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Migration worldwide

How are immigrants distributed across the globe? In which countries are they most numerous?


INED in heSam Université

As a member of the heSam Community of Universities (ComUE), INED participates in joint research projects such as « DéfiChine » [China challenge], concerning changes in men’s behaviours and practices in China in response to considerable falls in available female partners, and a project for transmitting and diffusing gender studies research.

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