ERIC Number: EJ303704
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Teenage Marriage and Marital Stability.
Bahr, Stephen J.; Galligan, Richard J.
Youth and Society, v15 n4 p387-400 Jun 1984
Hypothetically, earlier marriages are more likely to dissolve, but reasons for this are as yet unclear. A longitudinal analysis of a cohort of 259 couples revealed that those who married later, had more education, and did not experience unemployment, were more likely to remain in a stable marriage. (KH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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