Topic: Mark Regnerus

Adult Children of Parents in Same-Sex Relationships Report Varied Outcomes

June 11, 2012

Adult children of parents who were in same-sex relationships differ notably on a variety of social, emotional and relationship factors from adult children raised by biological parents who are married and heterosexual, according to research led by Mark Regnerus, an associate professor of sociology at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Professor Emeritus Norval Glenn, Leading Scholar of Sociology, Dies at 77

Feb. 17, 2011

Norval D. Glenn, professor emeritus of sociology, who taught for 47 years at The University of Texas at Austin, died Feb. 15 after a two-year battle with myelodysplastic syndrome, a form of blood cancer. He was 77 years old.

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Young Adults' Sexual Relationships Increasingly Favor Men, Research Finds

Jan. 18, 2011

While young women's educational and career opportunities have skyrocketed over the past two decades, their opportunities for stable, long-term relationships have declined, according to new research from sociologists at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Sociologist claims evangelicals damage institution of marriage by delaying it

Aug. 21, 2009
Sociologist claims evangelicals damage institution of marriage by delaying it

The agonizing message to a young Christian couple in love: Sex can wait, but so can marriage. The conversation is spreading from a relatively small number of churches and ministries, to the broader evangelical community. University of Texas at Austin sociologist Mark Regnerus [...]

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Sociologist discusses "Marrying Tradition and Modernity"

March 6, 2008
Sociologist discusses "Marrying Tradition and Modernity"

While research on other Christian denominations shows similar individualized attitudes about the role of faith in everyday life, the generational differences are more pronounced among Catholics.

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