Tag: sociology

Marital status and identity - time to decouple them??

Challenging marital status

Is it a dangerous idea? Undermining tradition? Threatening romantic love?

Joni Meenagh researches young people‚Äôs negotiation of their romantic and sexual relationships in the context of new media environments. Here, she challenges the notion of marital status as society’s most privileged category of interpersonal relationships. Continue reading