Westernised marriage - idea of marrying 1 woman/man (monogany)
-polygamy - polygyny - 1 man x women -------- increased chances of children, e.g. for child labour in rural areas
- polyandry - 1 woman x men
Innuits (polyandry) - one husband to hunt etc, one to look after her so that they overcome environmental need.
Love? Is it essential in all communities?
Collins - westernised concept - 50% married for other reasons...however;
14% of men + 9% of women said they'd marry without love
-students/high expectations of marriage
Is love universal?
Fisher - 166 hunter and gatherer societies…