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Smock says cohabitation does not reduce odds of marriage

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S. Philip Morgan Comments on
Marriage and Cohabitation

by Arland Thornton, William Axinn, and Yu Xie
Published by University of Chicago Press, 2007

"Applying state-of-the-art analytic strategies to data from a rich, multi-generational, longitudinal data archive, three premier social scientists describe both changes and previously under-appreciated historical continuity in contemporary marriage/cohabitation. They use skill and care in their analyses and especially in their interpretations. The result is a detailed portrait of generational change and stability in union formation."
    –S. Philip Morgan, Duke University