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<span class="smallCaps">Marriage and Divorce</span>

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Social History

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199743360
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199743377
Marriage and Divorce

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Marriage, seen historically as the preferred form of legal cohabitation, has been widely thought to promote social stability and individual

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Subjects: Social and Cultural History

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