Shpakovskaya L. L. Cohabitation: marriage strategies of urban middle class young representatives pp.3-16

The article deals with the analysis of gender arrangements of contemporary Russian cohabitations. Using the interviews collected in the frames of an empirical research in St Pe￾tersburg, the author reconstructs the phenomenology of «civil marriage» in a milieu of young urban middle class people, identifies the meanings of «civil marriage» in the everyday consciousness, interpretes the changes in the organization of intimacy and family life which are
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