Monogamy And Polygamy Essays and Term Papers

  • Monogamy vs Polygamy

    Craig 09/10/10 354 In many households around the world marriages are failing because of society beliefs on monogamy while polygamists are carrying on successful relationships. Although monogamy is a healthy practice it seems that it may not be (what society considers right) right for everyone. A young...

      359 Words | 1 Pages   Monogamy, Polygamy, Infidelity, Marriage

  • Monogamy Versus Polygamy

    SSC 101-2 Research Paper Monogamy versus Polygamy Nobody ever said marriage was easy. Marriage is a vow to remain honest, true, and faithful, and a promise to always love and cherish the chosen one. In many cultures worldwide, young girls dream of the day that her knight in shining armor will come...

      1871 Words | 6 Pages   Polygamy, Marriage, Monogamy, Wife

  • Monogamy vs. Polygamy

    emotional needs in a legitimate marriage of quality. Philosopher Christine Overall claims that criticisms of monogamy and marriage are implicitly sexist masculine behavior. Additionally stated, non-monogamy only expresses a connection of love among multiple partners through sex itself. Both cultural and social...

      549 Words | 2 Pages   Human sexuality, Monogamy, Marriage, Masculinity

  • Polygamy vs. Monogamy

    In our society monogamous relationships are what we find common. But in other cultures or societies they believe differently. For example: Polygamy. Polygamy refers to a type of marriage where there is going to be more than one spouse, but most of the time this is going to mean more than one wife (University...

      924 Words | 3 Pages   Marriage, Polygamy, Types of marriages, Family

  • Polygamy vs. Monogamy

    In our society monogamous relationships are what we find common. But in other cultures or societies they believe differently. For example: Polygamy. Polygamy refers to a type of marriage where there is going to be more than one spouse, but most of the time this is going to mean more than one wife (University...

      976 Words | 3 Pages   Marriage, Polygamy, Types of marriages, Family

  • Sexuality and Marriage in Culture: Polygamy, Monogamy, and Inequality

     Sexuality and Marriage in Culture: Polygamy, Monogamy, and Inequality Abstract: Culture and society heavily impact one's views on sexual relations and marriage. In this essay, societal views on polygamy, monogamy, and same-sex marriage is discussed with light criticism and personal view. ...

      2303 Words | 8 Pages   Marriage, Homosexuality, Polygyny, Monogamy

  • Monogamy Versus Polygamy and Other Forms of Marriage

    Monogamy versus Polygamy and Other Forms of Marriage Rasheedah Tyler COM/155 5/3/2013 Tiffany Nelson Monogamy versus Polygamy and Other Forms of Marriage “I believe in monogamy if that is what a couple decides upon together, but it all depends on the personal history and culture of the two...

      898 Words | 3 Pages   Polygamy, Monogamy, Types of marriages, Marriage

  • Polygamy

    Jump to: navigation, search The initial page of the Peterborough Chronicle. Translation of this scanned page. [1] | Wikisource has original text related to this article: Anglo-Saxon Chronicle | The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle is a collection of annals in Old English chronicling the history of the...

      5415 Words | 14 Pages   Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum, Anglo-Saxons, Wessex, Anglo-Saxon England

  • Monogamy

    Destination Four months ago, when I was told, I had to pick a destination and write about it, I was lost in space. I kept pondering what possible destination could I write about on a six page paper? Lucky enough, my political science class came to the rescue when the professor was lecturing about...

      1625 Words | 5 Pages   Oceanic climate, Rain, Brazil, Brazilian people

  • Polygamy

    Polygamy (from πολύς γάμος polys gamos, translated literally in Late Greek as "many married")[1] is a marriage which includes more than two partners.[1] When a man is married to more than one wife at a time, the relationship is called polygyny, and there is no marriage bond between the wives; and when...

      2430 Words | 7 Pages   Marriage, Monogamy, Sola scriptura, Polygyny

  • polygamy

    Should Polygamy be Legalized Why does polygamy get such a bad reputation in America? Then from different viewpoints a published journal, magazine articles, and newspaper. To understand why a man having more than one wife is illegal. The practice of polygamy in modern day Nigeria is...

      478 Words | 2 Pages   Polygamy, Marriage, Polygyny, Wife

  • Polygamy

    Introduction Polygamy, the practice where one husband has many wives, is a hotly debated topic in the world. This practice can be found in many parts of the world, especially in North Africa as well as in the Middle East. In the latter area, there are many instances of polygamy and this habit has been...

      3022 Words | 5 Pages   Polygamy, Marriage, Wife, Sharia

  • Polygamy

    Polygamy BARKER, MEG. “This is my Partner, and this is my . . . Partner’s Partner: Constructing Polyamorous Identity in a Monogamous World.” Journal of Constructivist Psychology; 18.1(2005):75-88. Print. Meg Barker is a lecturer in psychology at the Open University and a practicing psychotherapist...

      846 Words | 3 Pages   Polyamory, Monogamy

  • Polygamy

    Polygamy Polygamy is defined as the condition or practice of having more than one spouse at a time. Though it has existed in many cultures throughout the world, polygamy is still very prevalent in most Islamic societies today. There are however several guidelines laid out in Islamic law governing...

      1344 Words | 4 Pages   Husband, Polygamy, Polygyny in Islam, Marriage

  • Polygamy

    right circumstances polygamy can work. Unfortunately a majority of the time a polygamist relationship has to many issues to be considered a healthy relationship . Polygamy is the condition or practice of having more than one spouse at a time, also known as plural marriage. Polygamy has been practiced...

      1098 Words | 3 Pages   Polygamy, Mormonism and polygamy, Mormons, Mormonism

  • Polygamy

    POLYGAMY Imagine a young girl of twelve marrying a man of forty whom she has never seen before and being forced to produce children until her body is physically unable to perform a safe pregnancy. Imagine the girl being brainwashed and beaten for contradicting with a belief held by another man and...

      2402 Words | 6 Pages   Anxiety, Domestic violence, Polygamy, Child abuse

  • Polygamy

    Polygamy is a popular word these days, from HBO’s drama “Big Love” to TLC’s reality show “Sister Wives”. Yet plural marriage is as serious an issue as it’s ever been and is even on the rise in the west. The biggest topic yet is whether polygamy should be allowed or considered a crime. The right...

      1092 Words | 3 Pages   Marriage, Polygamy, Polygyny, Domestic violence

  • Polygamy

    Once referred to as the “original marriage” Polygamy is now an alternative lifestyle lived by many, but is it right? There are multiple countries around the world that believe that this is in fact an applicable way of living. The Origins of polygamy are extremely vast and are practiced all over the world...

      1542 Words | 4 Pages   Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Mormon fundamentalism, Polygamy, Marriage

  • polygamy

    became quiet. It appeared that my intimacy had unnerved him. I looked upon it as something normal, as a test. A husband has the right to practice polygamy, and this was a test of my tolerance for it. I devoutly believed that as a woman I was destined to accept and to protect. Had I not believed that...

      2254 Words | 7 Pages  

  • Polygamy

    CHANAKYA NATIONAL LAW UNIVERSITY, PATNA Family Law-I Project on:- POLYGAMY UNDER MUSLIM LAW Submitted To: Mr. Shaiwal Satyarthi (Faculty for...

      14094 Words | 37 Pages   Polygyny, Islamic marital jurisprudence, Polygamy, Husband