UCLA International Institute
Asia Institute

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

William Mason
Professor Emeritus
Department: Sociology CA
Email: masonwm@ucla.edu
Keywords: China, Sociology, Chinese Studies

PhD: U. of Chicago 1970

Demography:  China

Selected publications:

“Nongcun shequ funu diwei de shizheng yanjiu'' [An Empirical Study of Women's Status in a Rural Community] (with Lei Weili, Luo Chun, Lu Zhaohe, Zhang Zhen, and Li Jiang Hong), Renkou Xuekan [Population Journal (Jilin)], June, 1995, Volume 3, pp. 17-25.

“Comment,'' Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, Special Issue: Hierarchical Linear Models: Problems and Prospects, Summer, 1995, Volume 20, Number 2, pp. 221-227.

“The Decline of Infant Mortality in China: Sichuan 1949-1988'' (with William Lavely, Hiromi Ono and Angelique Chan), in James Baron, David Grusky, and Donald Treiman (eds.), Social Differentiation and Social Inequality: Theoretical and Empirical Inquiries, Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1996, pp. 153-207.