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What are the percentage odds that a couple married today will still be married a year from now?

There is a greater degree of financial and emotional commitment in marriage

What is the main difference between cohabitation and marriage?

Both the bride and groom than at any other time

How has the age of the average first-time bride and groom in the United States changed since 1890?

The incest taboo facilities the socialization of children and avoids role confusion

Why do functionalists argue that the incest taboo is a nearly universal norm?

His family of orientation

John was adopted as an infant and although he knows this, has always considered the Smiths' his "real" family. What do sociologists classify the Smith family as it is regarded by John?

Beliefs, practices, and moral community

What are the three elements of religion based on the writings of Emile Durkheim?

Religious persecution and war on terrorism

What are the two dysfunctions of religion addressed in the textbook?

Religious Experience

What is the term that refers to a sudden awareness of the supernatural or a feeling of coming in contact with God?

Religion is the opinion of the people

Marx's notion that religion diverts the thoughts of workers to the afterlife rather than toward rebellion against their worldly oppressors is expressed by his statement ________.

New approach to work and money that emphasizes investment to make profit

What does the "spirit of capitalism" refer to as proposed by Max Weber?

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