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Marriage
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Published:
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, c2009.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
217 pages : ill., maps. ; 24 cm.
Rating:
9-12
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Description
The several essays compiled by editor Alicia Cafferty Lerner will help your readers develop a world view about marriage. This book provides analysis on the institution of marriage in different global locations, cultures, and social climates. One chapter covers human rights abuses, with a look into such cultures as Niger, Malawi, India, and Germany. Another chapter explains arranged, child, and polygamy marriages, with cultural coverage including Australia, Bangladesh, and Kenya. Same-sex marriages are explored across Canada, South Africa, Aruba, and America. Marriage in relation to money and sex is also explored, taking a look at such places as Ireland, Pakistan, Japan, and Uganda.
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ISBN:
9780737741605 (hardcover), 0737741600 (hardcover), 9780737741612 (pbk.), 0737741619 (pbk.)

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-207) and index.
Description
Introduction to the institution of marriage in different global locations, cultures and social climates.
Target Audience
9-12,Medialog, Inc.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lerner, A. C. (2009). Marriage. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lerner, Alicia Cafferty. 2009. Marriage. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lerner, Alicia Cafferty, Marriage. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Greenhaven Press, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lerner, Alicia Cafferty. Marriage. Farmington Hills, Mich.: Greenhaven Press, 2009. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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