Sociology Reference Guide: Patterns of Intimacy & Adult Relationships, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429834730
  • ISBN-13: 9781429834735
  • DDC: 306.85
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 71 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The Sociology Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various sociological topics. This volume provides an introduction to the concepts surrounding adult and family relations in marriage. Today, the controversies that accompany homosexual partnerships and domestic relationships have complicated what constitutes the very nature of sexuality and marriage.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Attraction & Love.
2: Marriage Patterns.
3: Cohabitation & Domestic Partnerships.
4: The Gay Rights Movement.
5: Gender & Domestic Responsibilities.
6: Sociological Aspects of Divorce.
7: Assisted Reproductive Technology.
8: Spousal Abuse.
9: Residential Patterns.
10: Internet Dating.