Essays in Developmental Psychology
Randall Summers, Charles Golden, Lisa Lashley, & Erica Ailes
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Cohabitation is defined as the act of an unmarried romantic couple (of any sexual orientation) residing together under one roof. The concept of cohabitation is not new and the rates with which it is occurring have been growing throughout the United States over the past several decades. The idea to live as unmarried romantic partners first became popular in Scandinavian countries where, for a variety of reasons, cohabitation remains an accepted and even valued option.
cohabitation, commitment theory, Scandinavian countries, unmarried romantic partners
Williams, S. K.,
Lashley, L. K.,
Golden, C. J.
(2020). Cohabitation. Essays in Developmental Psychology.
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