Oxford, UK: Empirically, however, we observed that they were very highly intercorrelated. Either way, a marriage certificate is the foundation of a family unit and this is extremely important to many people. Share Flipboard Email. The debate over the legalization of gay marriage in America is about more than just the status of gay couples.
A review of empirical research with the ATLG scale.
In Davis C. Swank E. With roots in religion, the sanctity argument posits that marriage is a "sacred" institution that only heterosexual couples should have access to.
Gay marriage will pass.