Essays Tagged: "married couples"

Divorce in the New Millenniun.

apestry of our lives because it alienates children from their parents, prevents growing maturity in married couples and generates a negative industry that supports greed and blame.Children are deeply ... ren are deeply affected by the increase of divorce in our society and those whose parents are still married know the calamity of this menace. The response of a seven-year-old boy when asked, "Do you k ...

(5 pages) 247 0 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Should surrogate motherhood be permitted?

od is when one women carries to termthe fertilized egg of another woman. This procedure is chosenby married couples who can not conceive a child in the "naturalway". In some occasions the mother may b ...

(4 pages) 98 0 3.4 Mar/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Surrogate Mothers - A report on how they are obtained, reasons to become surrogate mothers, methods of pregnancy, the laws, downfalls of surrogacy, and story of first surrogate baby.

Surrogate MothersIntroductionSooner or later most married couples feel the desire to create a family. Sometimes it can be difficult to do so if one of ... arly surrogacy occurred between three close friends, Sue, Debbie and George. Debbie and George were married. Debbie was unable to have children because of previous medical complications since she had ...

(9 pages) 102 1 4.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Divorce and its effect on family life.

ically not too long ago, "divorce" was forbidden, unaccepted, and considered as an act of sin among married couples. This situation has reversed in our contemporary world whereby the stigma once assoc ...

(9 pages) 584 0 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Mexican childbirth.

s areas are relatively intimate because many of these areas are endoga mous communities. Most newly marriedcouples live with the man's parents until they are financially stable enough to purchase land ...

(6 pages) 55 0 4.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Explore several different aspects of launching a start-up business.

issues that entrepreneurs and small businesses will have to face. Finally there are the issues that married couples must cope with in the start-up and operation of a family business. All these aspects ... nt plans (Schwab, C.A., 1997).Finally there are issues with family businesses owned and operated by married couples. One issue that can arise is personal conflict between the couple might not be left ...

(4 pages) 263 2 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

This essay deals with the population problem in China. It discusses the one-child policy and it effect on China in the 1970s and 1980s.

return for the promising not to have more than one child. However, by the mid-1980s only 1/5 of all married couples had signed the contract, and nearly half of all the reported were the couple's secon ...

(1 pages) 107 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

This essay is about the nowadays confrontation between homosexuals and heterosexuals.

e discussion and the tactics changed. Homosexuals then argued they didn't have the same freedoms as married couples and it was unjust that they couldn't provide for their partner's health. Without the ...

(3 pages) 47 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Family Life is Good for You.

, up 20% from 1995, the Globe and Mail newspaper reported July 11, 2002. By contrast, the number of married couples increased just 3%, to 6.4 million from 6.2 million, over the same period.The figures ... 39 are expected to choose marriage to start their conjugal lives. One-third of women in Quebec had married their common-law partner at the time of the survey, compared with 59% of women in the other ...

(4 pages) 62 0 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A replication of the matching hypothesis theory

ficant positive correlation between the rated physical attractiveness in brides and grooms in newly married couples".PB2This is a one tailed directional hypothesis. This is because we are expecting a ... duresAbstractIn this report I will be discussing the matching hypothesis theory. We thought that if married couples were rated on their attractiveness their results would be similar or identical, e.g. ...

(9 pages) 295 1 4.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Evaluation on "Private Lives" by Noel Coward, refering to the elements of drama.

ce, 1930's which explores the absurdities of human emotions. The story is based around two recently married couples who are on the there honeymoon. I will reflect on my understanding of how the elemen ... drop.This surprising ending has displayed a turn around in affairs. What started off as two happily married couple in a quaint French hotel has ended as a wrecked apartment in Paris with two adults fi ...

(9 pages) 32 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Premarital sex

Our fathers understood that sex was a blessed experience made only for married couples as a way to express their love and desire for each other. However, our youths today ... omplications in the process, and this may affect her later life when she will finally decide to get married and have kids.Another dire option is to dump the child. Some mums dump their kids off in tra ... age. When a female conceives after having sexual intercourse, the couple involved may decide to get married and raise the baby together, but things don't always turn out well after the marriage; these ...

(3 pages) 252 13 3.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Gay's Should Be Allowed to Marry

l rights that heterosexual marriages provide for the couple. They are often set apart from straight married couples; which reduce the amount of recognition that should be awarded to the couple. ... registered with the city and qualify for benefits that up till now have been reserved for straight married couples" (Sullivan 659).Many benefits are only available to heterosexual marriages and do no ...

(5 pages) 235 6 2.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gay Marriages

union between a man and a woman. There are financial, economic and other special rights granted to married couples, however these rights are denied to gay marriages.Marriage is the highest expression ... ruling doesn't repeal the DOMA it is the first step towards a sexually free nation.All heterosexual married couples are granted many benefits that are not given to gay couples because their unions are ...

(5 pages) 293 5 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Gay Marriage

omosexual couples were able to, in the eyes of the state, have many of the same rights that legally married couples enjoy. These rights and privileges include tax breaks and other economic benefits th ... se rights and privileges include tax breaks and other economic benefits that once only pertained to married heterosexual couples. This piece of legislation was widely embraced by the homosexual commun ...

(3 pages) 143 1 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Same Sex Marriage is a basic human right.

Civil marriage is more than merely a commitment to love one another. It enables married couples additional financial responsibility as well as benefits. It is the institution that ... untary private agreement by a man and a woman to become husband and wife." Why do people want to be married? Marriage is a symbol of being an adult and shows a status of social maturity. Marriage is a ... were theoretically permitted to marry. Unfortunately for gay and lesbian couples who wished to get married, the state refused to issue marriage licenses." Once again the definition was changed to rea ...

(9 pages) 271 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Discuss Dylan Thomas' treatment of the theme of love in Under Milk Wood

t part of their lives, and adds both humour and tragedy to the play. The interaction between married couples is one way in which Dylan Thomas adds humour to the play. It is the lack of love tha ... her is Mog Edwards and Myfanwy Price who correspond by letter but when it comes to actually getting married '"It cannot be"'. This is less tragic though, because it seems to the audience that perhaps ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Twelfth Night has been described as one of the saddest of Shakespeare's Comedies. Disscuss.

rning supposedly dead brothers, to the joyous realm of a romantic comedy, ending with three happily married couples. Therefore, at face value it is perhaps rather difficult to view "Twelfth Night" as ...

(9 pages) 41 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Same Sex Marriage

astical origins of marriage; they are excluded from the state constitutional rights that only legal married couples can enjoy. Ever since Vermont and Hawaii made it clear that gay marriages are legal ... rriages are legal inside their states, many gay couples have eloped into one of these states to get married. Since then, many gay activists are working towards legalizing gay marriage in several state ...

(7 pages) 130 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Gay Marriage

couplesshould be entitled to the same civil rights, privileges, and legal protection as traditional married couples.This won't happen until gay marriage is recognized by the federal government.The beg ... to marriage because they love differently.This is just one of many rights that apply to traditional married couples but not gay couples.Many politicians are involved in the gay marriage debate and are ...

(3 pages) 304 4 3.2 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues