Monthly Archives: March 2016

Age at the Time of Cohabitation

The age at which a couple begin cohabitation, not the cohabitation itself, is the most important consideration determining the success or failure of a subsequent marriage, according to Arielle Kuperberg, assistant professor of sociology at the University of North Carolina … Continue reading

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Daughters and Divorce

In the United States couples with daughters are somewhat more likely to divorce than couples with sons. Many scholars read this as evidence that daughters cause divorce. And until recently, sociologists and economists attributed the connection between daughters and divorce … Continue reading

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