Katherine Spaht Reviews The Future of Marriage by David Blankenhornn

By Katherine Spaht
June 03, 2007
David Blankenhorn’s The Future of Marriage is an ambitious book—ambitious in its exploration of the question it takes seriously: “Will same-sex marriage strengthen or undermine the institution of marriage?” The author brings the prism of diff erent disciplines to bear on the question, including biology, history, anthropology, sociology, and psychology. In doing so, he makes a unique contribution to the debate over “same-sex” marriage....