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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marriage

Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between .... In The History of Human Marriage (1922), Edvard Westermarck defined marriage as "a more or less durable connection between male and female ...

www.livescience.com/37777-history-of-marriage.html

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

yesterday.uktv.co.uk/article/brief-history-marriage

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  ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/20/historical-marriage-definitions_n_4589763.html

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 ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=History+of+Marriage&v=ZZZ6QB5TSfk
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 ...

www.bbc.com/news/magazine-17351133

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

www.thespruce.com/history-of-marriage-2300616

Nov 8, 2017 ... Here's a look at the history of marriage and how marriage has evolved through the years dating back to ancient Egypt.

ed.ted.com/lessons/the-history-of-marriage-alex-gendler

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

bigthink.com/dollars-and-sex/the-origin-of-marriage-and-the-evolution-of-divorce

A Dollars and Sex commenter wrote that the “origin of marriage was to create a legal contract by which a man could acquire a female slave.” Interesting point.