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What is marriage for?

Author: E J Graff
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E J Graff
ISBN: 0807041351 9780807041352
OCLC Number: 54844836
Description: xxiii, 303 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword: The Radical case for gay marriage / Richard Goldstein --
Introduction --
pt. 1: Money --
Exchanging it: the marriage market --
Making it: the working marriage --
Being it or being without it: slaves and paupers --
Keeping: it: ain't nobody business if say "I do" --
Keeping it: what's his is his and what's hers is ... whose? --
Ignoring it: can't buy me love --
Sharing it: so who needs marriage? --
pt. 2: Sex --
Refraining, 1: Christians reject marriage --
Reproducing: is it a marriage ... or is it a brothel --
Refraining, 2: the Protestants rebel against celibacy? --
Refreshing, 1: heart and soul v. womb and sperm --
Refreshing, 2: intimate to the degree of being sacred --
pt. 3: Babies --
What makes a family? --
What do we do about those little bastards? --
Will the "real" parent please stand up: mother, father, other? --
Why have kids? --
Should lesbians and gay men be parents? --
pt. 4 Kin --
Marrying out: barricading the tribe --
Marrying in: protecting the family --
Marrying early and marrying often: polygamy --
Marrying everyone: utopians --
pt. 5 Order --
Inside out or outside in: who says you're married? --
Living together: is it marriage yet? --
Remember the ladies: who runs the marriage? --
pt. 6 Heart --
Dissent: untying the knot, or when can you say "I don't"? --
Consent: Tying the knot, or who can say "I do"?
Responsibility: E.J. Graff ; [with a new foreword by Richard Goldstein].
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