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29522
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Within the first nine months of 1976, North Carolina experienced an increase in the divorce rate and a decline in the marriage rate. These trends raise questions as to the changing probabilities for divorce, marriage and remarriage among different age, race, and sex groups of the state’s population, and corresponding effects on fertility and birth rates.
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PHSB Studies (NoCar RA 407.4 N8 P48), Vol. Issue 1, Jan 1977, p1-7, il, bibl, f
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29533
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This study examined cause-specific mortality by marital status in North Carolina. The death patterns observed suggest that marriage is a relatively healthy and safe institution, whereas divorce and widowhood are associated with circumstances that engender death by violent means or aggravate disease processes.
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PHSB Studies (NoCar RA 407.4 N8 P48), Vol. Issue 2, Feb 1977, p1-7, bibl, f
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29544
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This study examined the number of North Carolina resident deliveries of live births and fetal deaths according to illegitimate, premarital, and postmarital conceptions. The results showed striking similarities between the premarital and illegitimate populations. Fetal and infant mortality were significantly higher in the illegitimate group than the other two groups.
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PHSB Studies (NoCar RA 407.4 N8 P48), Vol. Issue 10, Mar 1978, p1-7, map, bibl, f
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31614
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Dr. David Knox, a sociologist and associate professor at East Carolina University, discusses his research on marriage, counseling, and modern family life. He also discusses current marital trends in North Carolina and a behavioral contract approach to keeping couples happy.
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Carolina Country (NoCar HD 9688 N8 C38x), Vol. 8 Issue 3, Mar 1976, p14-15, il, por Periodical Website
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35312
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Making a positive impression went both ways, as Les Huber revealed how a reunion with an old friend yielded realization of her importance to local schoolchildren and a union in holy matrimony has lasted for over two decades.
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