Why Marriage Matters, Third Edition: Thirty Conclusions from the Social Sciences
Institute for American Values, 2011 - 48 pages
More by: Family Scholars
For most of the latter-half of the twentieth century, divorce posed the greatest threat to child well-being and the institution of marriage. Today, that is not the case. New research – made available for the first time in this third edition of Why Marriage Matters – suggests that the rise of cohabiting households with children is the largest unrecognized threat to the quality and stability of children's lives in today's families.
- 30 Conclusions: A Snapshot (A free handout suitable for reproduction and distribution) (pdf, 2 pages)
- Por Qué El Matrimonio es Importante: 30 conclusiones de las ciencias socials (pdf, 2 pages)
- Executive Summary (pdf, 9 pages)
- Dutch Translation of "Why Marriage Matters, Third Edition"
- Press Release (pdf, 3 pages)
- Endnotes (pdf, 20 pages)
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