Film, Video Why Two in One Flesh: The Western Case for Monogamy Over Polygamy

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Title
Why Two in One Flesh: The Western Case for Monogamy Over Polygamy
Summary
John Witte Jr. discussed the history of the West's predilection for monogamy over polygamy.
Event Date
April 30, 2013
Notes
-  John Witte Jr. is Jonas Robitscher Professor of Law, Alonzo L. McDonald Distinguished Service Professor, and Director of the Center for the Study of Law and Religion Center at Emory University. A specialist in legal history, marriage law, and religious liberty, he has published 220 articles, 15 journal symposia, and 26 books. Witte served as the 2012 Cary and Ann Maguire Chair in Ethics and American History at the Library's John W. Kluge Center.
Related Resources
John W. Kluge Center: http://www.loc.gov/kluge/
Running Time
1 hours, 23 minutes, 31 seconds
Language
English
Online Format
video
online text

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