Most people I know tend to practice serial monogamy , even at the early stages of the relationship.
Is a cultural preference for monogamy over polygamy, even when expressed in conduct, more than a matter of opinion?
Maybe if we could be honest about sex, we could be honest about marriage and monogamy and family.
Students choose among three sexual lifestyles: celibacy, monogamy , and free experimentation.
Of course, in the sexual celebration that was Paris in the early 1970s, monogamy didn't stand a chance.
The more likely explanation is that developmental changes occurred that involved greater solidifying of romantic relationships, making stable monogamy more possible.
Sociobiologists would say marriage pattern - whether a society allows polygynous and monogamous marriage, or only monogamy .
Up to now, with all the changes in marriage, the one thing we've been sure of is that marriage means monogamy .
Thus the expectations regarding the strength of sexual selection for polygyny, polyandry, and monogamy are fairly simple.
Through these characters, the film explores the three generations of the Dzuguda: from polygamy to monogamy and then to the dilemmas of cohabitation.