American marriage : a political institution / Priscilla Yamin.
By: Yamin, Priscilla.Material type: TextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.American governance: Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2012Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 online resource (212 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780812206647 (electronic bk.); 0812206649 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Marriage -- Political aspects -- United States -- History | Marriage law -- United States -- History | United States -- Social policy -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: American marriage.DDC classification: 306.810973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction: Marriage as a political institution. I Historical development. Chapter 1. The "duties as well as privileges of freedom" ; Chapter 2. "What constitutes a valid marriage?" -- II. The long culture wars. Chapter 3. "Marriage is one of the basic civil rights of man" ; Chapter 4. "Marriage is the foundation of a successful society" ; Chapter 5. "We're in a battle for the soul of the nation" -- Conclusion: "Is there hope for the American marriage?"
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