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Autumn Constance Hawkins Article Covenant marriages allow an option of selecting a different set of legal requirements to govern their marriages from those found in standard unilateral-divorce marriages. Requires marriage preparation, full disclosure, oath of commitment, acceptance of grounds of divorce and counseling if something goes wrong. Pg. 166 Already married couples can convert their standard marriages. Benefits in terms of health, wealth, happiness, stability, child adjustment and community well-being. Research shows currently over 40% of marriages end in divorce. There is a movement to promote the institute of marriage. Coalition of grassroots, private sector, professional, religious, judicial and government efforts seeking promotion. Marriage workshops, activities in religious communities, social policy implications and legal incentives have been created to strengthen the institution. Pg. 167 Covenant marriage is a less restrictive and more politically capable approach to divorce
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course PSY 385 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at Central Mich..

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