EOT - Harjit Kaur Dr. Tinnesz Monitor Nicole Elements of...

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Harjit Kaur Dr. Tinnesz Monitor Nicole Elements of Thought Point of View- Author Question at Issue - Should couple engage in pre-martial sex? Purpose - To make long lasting relationships. Data: Gallup reports that 69% of those who attend church "nearly weekly" say premarital sex is morally acceptable. A Los Angeles Times article reports that some of the largest increases in cohabitation during the 1990s occurred in the Bible Belt and on the Great Plains, bastions of local church influence Overall, Census figures show that cohabitation increased eightfold from 1960 to 2000, from 500,000 to 4.7 million couples. Journal of Marriage and the Family in May reported in an article by Jay Teachman that when premarital cohabitation is limited to a person's future spouse (as opposed to living together with many different partners), the risk of divorce is no higher than it is for couples who wait until marriage to move in together A May Gallup Poll found that even though a large majority of respondents regard
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