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Domestic Partnership, Registered Partnership, and Marriage

in Equality for Same-Sex Couples: The Legal Recognition of Gay Partnerships in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226520315
eISBN:
9780226520339
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226520339.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Comparative analysis shows that whereas most U.S. states provide same-sex couples with extensive parental rights and hardly regulate the relationship between the partners, some European countries ... More


Friendship, Marriage-Like Relationships, and Informal Marriage

SANFORD N. KATZ

in Family Law in America

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199264346
eISBN:
9780191718502
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264346.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter discusses issues of establishing adult relationships, including friendship and informal marriage, and how individuals have attempted to regulate their upcoming marriage by entering into ... More


Contrasts between the Models of Recognition and the Status of Same-Sex Partnerships in the United States and Northern Europe

in Equality for Same-Sex Couples: The Legal Recognition of Gay Partnerships in Europe and the United States

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226520315
eISBN:
9780226520339
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226520339.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter focuses on the two main models of recognition that serve as alternatives to marriage for same-sex couples: registered partnership and domestic partnership. Whereas the Nordic states and ... More


Equality for Same-Sex Couples: The Legal Recognition of Gay Partnerships in Europe and the United States

Yuval Merin

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226520315
eISBN:
9780226520339
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226520339.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Family Law

During the past three decades, nations all over the world have been debating whether to allow same-sex couples to marry, or at least grant these couples various rights associated with marriage. This ... More


Individual Rights and Family Relationships

Sanford N. Katz

in Cross Currents: Family Law and Policy in the US and England

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198268208
eISBN:
9780191683442
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198268208.003.0028
Subject:
Law, Family Law

The family law issues that dominated the last half of the twentieth century in the United States paralleled those in Britain, although some have predated the British experience by several years. The ... More


Friendship, Marriage-Like Relationships, and Informal Marriage

Sanford N. Katz

in Family Law in America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2014
ISBN:
9780199759224
eISBN:
9780199364800
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199759224.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Family Law

In the past, as an alternative to formal ceremonial marriage, adults structured their relationship mainly by informal agreements or, where legally recognized, by entering into ... More


Intercultural Couples: Crossing Boundaries, Negotiating Difference

Jill M. Bystydzienski

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799789
eISBN:
9780814723197
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799789.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Despite the growing presence of intercultural couples in the United States and worldwide, their stories often go untold. This book provides a rare and comprehensive understanding of the ... More


Reinventing Cultural Identity in Intergroup Couple Relationships

Jill M. Bystydzienski

in Intercultural Couples: Crossing Boundaries, Negotiating Difference

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814799789
eISBN:
9780814723197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814799789.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

This chapter illuminates how the identities of those involved in intergroup domestic partnerships are affected by living daily with someone from another cultural group. Conceiving of identity in ... More


Alternatives to Marriage

Brian H. Bix

in The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law: Family Law

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199989591
eISBN:
9780190260200
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199989591.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter examines legal alternatives and competitors to marriage, with particular emphasis on long-term cohabitation (by opposite-sex or same-sex partners), domestic partnership, domestic ... More


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