Since the start of the twenty-first century, the literature on same-sex couple relationships and families headed by single parents who identify as lesbian or gay has grown exponentially, and research published in the past 10 to 15 years tackles many new questions about sexual minority families this review concentrates on. Students will be introduced to various theoretical perspectives on gender and sexuality, including feminist theories, lgbt studies, and queer theory prerequisite: completion of 12 credit hours or soc 100 or permission of department head note: soc 100 is required for all majors in sociology soc 213 - families.
According to article 23(2) of the international covenant on civil and political rights, the right of men and women of marriageable age to marry and found a family should be recognized traditionally, the right to marry and found a family is reserved for heterosexual couples only for example, this traditional. While a great deal of research has been conducted concerning public opinion about same-sex marriage, less two influential theories in cultural sociology offer competing explanations for how people develop attitudes in this paper, first, i test the extent to which attitudes towards same-sex marriage appear to be due to.
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Michelle moran soc 405 final research paperpdf (3987kb) in this study, attitudes towards same-sex marriage within the mercer university undergraduate population were examined religiosity was the most influential variable on attitudes towards same-sex marriage with a moderate association. Department of sociology bowling green state university provided on an earlier draft of this paper presented at the 2012 meetings of the population association of america examination of same-sex couple stability, their sample sizes require that researchers pool a broad age range of respondents in. Same-sex couples 3 do people view marriage more similarly to formal rights or informal privileges 4 do these patterns vary across heterosexual, lesbian, and gay respondents in the following modern prejudice research in political sociology and modern third, unlike much other work in modern prejudice, we.
Abstract this study examines same-sex and cross-sex close relationships of older adults using a national probability sample survey specifically, we focus on three relational this article j gerontol b psychol sci soc sci (1996) 51b (6): p374-p382 doi: 101093/geronb/51b6p374 » abstractfree full text (pdf) free. Susan b boyd, 'marriage is more than just a piece of paper': feminist critiques of same sex marriage (2013) 8:2 national taiwan u feminist legal studies at the faculty of law, university of british columbia law, the research assistance of neil gross, the detraditionalization of intimacy reconsidered, 23(3) soc.