Same-Sex Marriage Policies and Lesbian Family Life

  title={Same-Sex Marriage Policies and Lesbian Family Life},
  author={Nikki DiGregorio},
  journal={Sexuality Research and Social Policy},
  • N. DiGregorio
  • Published 2016
  • Sociology
  • Sexuality Research and Social Policy
This study investigates the relationship between marriage equality and its impact on parenting and committed monogamous relationships for lesbian women. Specifically, this study aims to explore how marriage equality, or the lack thereof, affects the daily lives of 21 lesbian mothers in 6 states across the United States. Following an examination of the discourse surrounding same-sex marriage, research on lesbian family dynamics is discussed. Notably, how marriage equality or lack thereof matters… Expand

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