Sibling relations and kinship networks in comparative perspective

It has been postponed. We will announce a new date soon!

The program is available here.

Momentum “Inegrating Families” Research Group is organizing a conference about sibling relations and horizontal kin networks.

Venue: Research Centre for the Humanitie (1097 Budapest, Tóth Kálmán utca 4.)

Date: April 23-24, 2020.


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