163) But recognition will also dignify their religious and marriage choice by equalizing that marriage option with the monogamous marriage
practiced by the American majority.
Formal documentation of these marriages--in cases where there is documentation--identifies them as monogamous marriages
between the eldest brother of a family and his wife.
Because Reddi and the WIA framed monogamous marriage
as potentially emancipatory for all women, they could not afford to give credence to the opinions of devadasis who argued otherwise, and these women's voices went largely" unheard in the women's movement.
Congress also acted to bolster monogamous marriage
and suppress "immoral" sexual behavior by passing the Comstock Act in 1873, which criminalized the use of the mails to distribute information or materials that were "obscene" or intended for immoral use, including birth control (pp.
While government encouraged monogamous marriage
within ex-slave, Native American and immigrant groups, it also promulgated laws forbidding marriage between groups, most notably intermarriage between a white woman and nonwhite man and, more recently, between two women or two men.
Of course, as Glasser and others were quick to point out, monogamous marriage
is also often exploitative and harmful to women, and 15-year-old girls can be pushed into monogamous marriage
In short, even legitimate, loving, monogamous marriage
can be tainted, for even when it is not susceptible to the accusation of sexual deviancy it may well prove vulnerable to that of social deviancy.
It's hard now to imagine a world without monogamous marriage
, love and fidelity.
Doesn't it seem a confirmation of the Christian teaching on the goodness of monogamous marriage
that gay couples eschew promiscuity and desire to regularize and ritualize their loving commitment to one another?
64) These bills established monogamous marriage
for all Hindus in the country and gave women essentially the same rights as those enforced in China.
202) A monogamous marriage
can only be converted to a polygamous one with the first wife's consent.
In SHAMELESS (Rodale: January 18, 2011), Madsen reveals how she jumps the rail, tries unconventional hands-on sex therapists who help her “explore her desires all within the bounds of her monogamous marriage