Catherine Scornet

Research Expert - France - Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur - Aix en Provence, Marseille


Catherine Scornet is a lecturer in sociology and demography at Aix-Marseille University and a researcher at the LPED. She is interested in the links between politics and social change and seeks to show how states accompany demographic and family changes. She defended her doctorate in demography at the Sorbonne entitled "Fertility and politics in the Red River Delta (Vietnam)". Her current research focuses on two areas: contemporary demographic issues in Southeast Asia, and youth, gender and sexuality in Vietnam.


  • Scornet Catherine - 2019

    « La population des pays d’Asie du Sud-Est face à ses défis », Christine Cabasset et Claire Thi-Liên Trân (sous la direction de), L’Asie du Sud-Est 2019. Bilan, enjeux et perspectives, IRASEC, Bangkok, p. 25-48.

  • Scornet Catherine - 2009

    State and the Family

    « State and the Family » in M. Barbieri and D. Bélanger, Reconfiguring Families in Contemporary Vietnam, Contemporary Issues on Asia and the Pacific, Stanford University Press, Stanford, pp. 47-74.

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