Commitment


Going on a date for extra credit
Nicole M. King | Jul 30 2014 | comment  
American professor encourages students to move away from the hook-up culture.

Men and women move in together with very different expectations
Cohabiting men are less committed than their female partners.

“Friends with benefits”: but who benefits?
Mariette Ulrich | Aug 17 2011 | comment  
Three movies on the same ghastly topic in two short years? What’s up with that?

Marry, be happier, live longer
Carolyn Moynihan | Jan 31 2011 | comment  
A good, lasting marriage makes the spouses happier and healthier and increases their lifespan, compared with cohabitation. On average. That’s the net finding of a review of 148 studies in seven European countries, according to an editorial in the British Medical Journal.

Commitment, anyone?
Carolyn Moynihan | Jul 2 2010 | comment  
Further to an earlier post on delayed adulthood, USA Today recently ran a report headed “Dating for a decade?” on how young adults put off the commitment of marriage for years, even though they have “paired off” and typically live together. Nobody seems very upset about it.
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