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Re-imagining marriage and family in Asia

Re-imagining marriage and family in Asia

Asian Christian women"s perspective

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Published by Strategic Information and Research Development Centre in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Sharon A. Bong, Pushpa Joseph.
ContributionsBong, Sharon A., Joseph, Pushpa., Strategic Info Research Development.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 161 p. ;
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23170999M
ISBN 109789833782611
LC Control Number2009318030
OCLC/WorldCa312097476

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Four Seasons Of Marriage Page 6 MARITAL SEASONS PROFILE Marriage relationships are constantly changing. Circle one word or phrase per row that best represents your thoughts and feelings about your marriage in the past several weeks. Tally up the number of circles in each column.

Your score will range from 0 to 16 for each of the four columns. The marriage is arranged between the groom or his family and the bride’s family. The two types of money exchange, dowry and bride price, work in different ways.

Some societies follow one of the two practices while other societies may use both. The dowry is money or property that the bride brings from her family into the marriage.About this Item: South Asia Books, Condition: Good.

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May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Presenting the variety of contemporary marriage patterns in the region, with an emphasis on the ways in which marriage issues impinge on the welfare of those concerned, this book will be essential reading for students and scholars of Southeast Asia and the sociology of the family.