Future Directions for Research on Same-Sex Relationships We now turn to three strategies that may help catalyze current theoretical and analytical energy and innovation in research on same-sex relationships: a gendered relational contexts and dyadic data analysis, b quasi-experimental designs, and c the relationship biography approach.
California Law Review. Given the decades of research showing the many benefits of marriage for men and women in different-sex relationships Waite,research on the possible benefits of marriage for individuals in same-sex relationships is an important endeavor.
In Februaryowners of a conversion therapy camp were found guilty of murder, child abuse and assault with intent to do grievous Feb 9 harm after three teens were found dead at the camp. IOL News. Research on same-sex relationships has informed policy debates and legal decisions that greatly affect American families, yet the data and methods available to scholars studying same-sex relationships have been limited.
A number of factors point to similarly significant advances in data and research on same-sex relationships in the near future.
Strictly speaking, this judgment only applied to the crime of sodomy and not to the other laws criminalising sex between men, and it was also only binding precedent within the area of jurisdiction of the Cape court. A related challenge is that same-sex couples in legal unions may have cohabited for many years but been in a legal union for a short time because legal union status became available only recently.
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