7.1 Explain some of the factors that constitute the “deinstitutionalization” of marriage.
7.2 Discuss the impact of marriage on biological health for men versus women.
7.3 Describe some key historical changes that influenced current marriage beliefs and practices.
7.4 Explain the benefits and disadvantages of various types of marriage, including the arguments for and against same-sex marriage.
7.5 Identify common problems faced in marriage and how couples can prevent and solve them.
7.6 Discuss processes and practices that are important for the maintenance of healthy relationships.