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Title Same-sex marriage debate / edited by Justin Healey.

Publication Info. Thirroul : The Spinney Press, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource (65 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color map.
Series Issues in society ; v. 352
Issues in society ; v. 352.
Note Includes index.
Contents Chapter 1 -- Same-sex relationships and marriage; Chapter 2 -- Opinions opposed to same-sex marriage; Chapter 3 -- Opinions in favour of same-sex marriage; Exploring issues -- worksheets and activities; Index.
Summary Same-sex marriages are currently not permitted under Australian federal law. Although same-sex couples in de facto relationships have had most of the legal rights of married couples since July 2009, there is however no national registered partnership or civil union scheme. Public opinion polls in Australia consistently show majority support for same-sex marriage, yet political and legal opposition to it has stymied a number of recent attempts at state and federal level to legislate for 'marriage equality', which would require amending the federal Marriage Act. Should marriage only be between a.
Note Print version record.
Subject Same-sex marriage -- Australia.
Civil unions -- Australia.
Same-sex marriage.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Sociology -- Marriage & Family.
Civil unions. (OCoLC)fst01199986
Same-sex marriage. (OCoLC)fst01104555
Australia. (OCoLC)fst01204543
Added Author Healey, Justin.
Other Form: Print version: Healey, Justin. Same-sex Marriage Debate. Thirroul : The Spinney Press, 2013 9781922084019
ISBN 9781922084026 (electronic bk.)
1922084026 (electronic bk.)
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