Sociology of the family: two reasons for the increase in cohabitation

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One reason for the increase in cohabitation according to patricia morgan (2003) is that marriage is going out of fashion. patricia morgan believes cohabitation is now not a prelude to marriage and that it represents an increase in the number of sexual partners and the frequency of partner change. she…




What did you mean by secularization?



Great notes thanks.

To Rae: secularization is the process whereby religious thinking and religious institutions lose social significance. 

So in short it's the decline in the importance of religion.

Hope I helped!

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