Marriage and family among the Bashkirs


Burkhanova F.B.

Dr. Sci. (Sociology), Prof., Department of Sociology and Work with Youth, Bashkir State University, Ufa, Russia burhanova.flura@mail.ru

ID of the Article: 5615


For citation:

Burkhanova F.B. Marriage and family among the Bashkirs. Sotsiologicheskie issledovaniya [Sociological Studies]. 2015. No 8. P. 66-74




Abstract

The article analyzes modernization processes in the family-marital sphere of the Bashkir population and discusses features of the dynamics of marital structure changes, common-law marriages, divorces, ethnic composition of families, motives for religious marriage ceremony, gender division of family duties and reproductive behavior on the basis of statistics and surveys.


Keywords
family; marriage; common-law marriage; divorces; religious marriage ceremony; ethnically mixed marriages; the Bashkirs
Content No 8, 2015