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8. Modern Threats to Marriage

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Click to edit Master subtitle style Modern Threats to Marriage Dr. Jason Carroll School of Family Life Brigham Young University
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Marriage in the Last Days What do we know about the condition of society during the time of Noah? Given the state of wickedness at that time, consider the following scripture:    “But as the days of [Noah] were ,  so shall                                                        also the coming of the Son of Man be.                            
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Areas of Focus Ø The Deinstitutionalization of Marriage Ø Paradigms of Modernity Ø Modern Threats to Marriage Ø The Benefits of Marriage
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The Deinstitutionalization of Marriage
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Views of  Social Institution Divine Institution Couple   Relationship
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The Deinstitutionalization of Marriage – Cherlin, 2004 Four Trends (Cherlin): Changing Division of Labor in the Home Out-of-Wedlock Childbirth (+40%) The Growth of Cohabitation (+70%) The Legalization of Same-Sex Partnerships Other Trends Historically High Divorce Rates (45-50%) The Meaning of Marriage - “from institution to a companionship” Ernest Burgess, 1945 (Cherlin, p. 851)
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Paradigms of Modernity What is a paradigm?
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  • Winter '11
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  • Marriage Ø Paradigms of Modernity, Modern Threats, Waite & Gallagher, Single Men Single Women Single Women Single Men

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