The good news is that U.S. life expectancy is at a record high, 78.8 as of 2012.
People with disabilities are much more likely to divorce than those without.
Marriage is permitted as young as age 15 with parental consent and evidence of pregnancy or childbirth, and age 16-17 with one or the other, and these exceptions are granted by county clerks rather than judges.
The issue of marriage and name changes.
Marital Name Change Survey first results and open data release.
The divorce rate in the U.S. (divorces per married woman) fell 21 percent from 2008 to 2017.
Tools for Communicating Sociology Outside the Discipline: What Works, What Doesn’t Work, and What’s Promising
Committee on the Consideration of Generational Issues in Workforce Management and Employment Practices.
Specifying your plan in advance, before you gather data.
The variable SEXFREQ asks, “About how often did you have sex during the last 12 months?”
If you were asked to use one of four names for your social class, which would you say you belong in: the lower class, the working class, the middle class, or the upper class?
Maybe it reinforced the naturalness of women dropping out of paid work when they had children, something that was soon to emerge as a key battle ground in the gender revolution.
When you look closely you see that the delineation of “generations” is arbitrary and usually wrong.