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Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognized union or legal .... In The History of Human Marriage (1922), Edvard Westermarck defined marriage as "a more or l...

13 Facts on the History of Marriage - Live Science

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Jun 26, 2013 ... Though marriage is now seen as love between equals, throughout history it has had a radically different definition.

CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: History of Marriage - New Advent

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So rapidly did the theory win favour that in 1891 it was, according to Westermarck , "treated by many writers as a demonstrated truth" (History of Human Marriage, ...

A Brief History of Marriage | History | Yesterday Channel

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A Brief History of Marriage. The union of a man and a woman, recognised by authority or ceremony, is as old as civilization itself and marriage of some kind is  ...

Ten key moments in the history of marriage - BBC News - BBC.com

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Mar 14, 2012 ... The Anglo-Saxons saw marriage as a strategic tool to establish diplomatic and trade ties, says Stephanie Coontz, author of Marriage, A History: ...

How marriage has changed over centuries - The Week

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Jun 1, 2012 ... Since the ancient world, marriage has evolved from a preservation of ... up their hands," said Steven Mintz, a history professor at Columbia ...

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Feb 13, 2014 ... View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-history-of-marriage-alex-gendler A white, puffy dress. Eternal love. A joint tax return. Marriage ...

Marriage, A History: Chapter 1 - Author Stephanie Coontz

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But only rarely in history has love been seen as the main reason for getting married. When someone did advocate such a strange belief, it was no laughing ...

A History of Marriage: Elizabeth Abbott: 9781609800888: Amazon ...

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Editorial Reviews. Review. "Elizabeth Abbott has penned a masterpiece...a wide- ranging ... A History of Marriage [Elizabeth Abbott] on Amazon.com. *FREE* ...

Marriage, a History: How Love Conquered Marriage: Stephanie ...

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Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. Politics, economics, greed, sex, cars— without them, ... When considered in the light of history, "traditional marriage"— the purportedly time-honored institution some argue is in crisis thanks to rising rates ...

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History of Marriage - About.com

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A look at the history of marriage and how marriage has evolved through the years .

Here's Why The Idea Of 'Traditional Marriage' Is Total Bullsh*t

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Jan 20, 2014 ... Because while marriage has existed as a central element of life in nearly every global culture in recorded history, its definition has already been ...

The history of marriage - Alex Gendler | TED-Ed

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Feb 13, 2014 ... Marriage means something different to everyone and has changed over time and across cultures. Alex Gendler traces the history of getting ...