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Cohabitation, an alternative to marriage? : a cross-national study

Author: Geertje Else Wiersma
Publisher: Boston ; The Hague : M. Nijhoff ; Hingham, MA : Distribution for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston, 1983.
Series: Publications of the Netherlands Interuniversity Demographic Institute (N.I.D.I.) and the Population and Family Study Centre (C.B.G.S.), v. 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This cohabitation rate is about twice as low when compared to rates in countries like Sweden and Denmark where they are 16 percent (the highest rate in Europe) and 13 percent (Trost, 1979), but still  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Cross-cultural studies
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Wiersma, Geertje Else.
Cohabitation, an alternative to marriage?
Boston ; The Hague : M. Nijhoff ; Hingham, MA : Distribution for the U.S. and Canada, Kluwer Boston, 1983
(OCoLC)654381447
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geertje Else Wiersma
ISBN: 9024728452 9789024728459
OCLC Number: 9412844
Notes: Originally presented as the authors's thesis.
Description: xiii, 203 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction.- 1. Background.- 2. Summary of the study design.- 2. Major Theme of the Study: Degree of Individuation.- 3. Statement of the Problem, Theoretical Framework Hypotheses, and Research Methodology.- 1. Statement of the problem.- 2. Theoretical framework, hypotheses and concepts.- 2.1. Introduction.- 2.2. The couple as a social system: its position.- 2.3. The couple as a social system: its structural-functional pattern.- 2.4. The couple as a social system: its psychological climate.- 2.5. Blue-print for an exploratory analysis of "Degree of Individuation".- 3. Research design.- 4. Sampling and data-collection procedures.- 5. Questionnaire development and scale-construction.- 4. Cohabitation: A Comparative Descriptive Analysis with Marriage in the Netherlands and in the United States - A Test of Hypotheses.- 1. Introduction.- 2. The U.S. and Dutch sampling communities: a comparison.- 3. Some social-economic characteristics of cohabitants in comparison with marrieds.- 4. Some dyadic relationship characteristics of cohabitants in comparison with marrieds.- 5. Dyadic commitment of cohabitants in comparison with marrieds.- 6. The attitudes of cohabitants and marrieds towards marriage.- 7. Balance of power between cohabiting and married partners.- 8. Degree of individuation of cohabitants in comparison with marrieds.- 9. Summary.- 5. An Exploratory Analysis of the Differences in Degree of Individuation between Cohabiting and Matching Married Couples.- 1. Explanation of the analytical method.- 2. Discussion of the variables that influence "Individuation Difference".- 3. Ranking of the predictors of "Individuation Differences".- 4. Conclusion.- 6. Reflections.- References.- Appendix A.- Appendix B.- Appendix C.
Series Title: Publications of the Netherlands Interuniversity Demographic Institute (N.I.D.I.) and the Population and Family Study Centre (C.B.G.S.), v. 9.
Responsibility: Geertje Else Wiersma.

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