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31) Until 1946, in order to gain access to French civil law subjects had to assimilate French civilization through education or military service, show good moral character, accept monogamy and renounce customary law altogether.
Lead author Dr Kit Opie (UCL Anthropology) said that this is the first time that the theories for the evolution of monogamy have been systematically tested, conclusively showing that infanticide is the driver of monogamy.
The network approach allowed the researchers to examine where monogamy and promiscuity matter.
The wines include Middle Sister, Purple Cowboy, pro-mis-Q-ous, Monogamy, Good Daughter, Deep Purple, Haute Red, White Haute, Kate & Cassie, Little Chica and Cocca di Papa.
The second recommendation, which excludes monogamy, directs individuals to register their personal relationships with the government.
Adventures in the Science of Female Desire', talks about everything from the nature of attraction and pursuit to the prevalence of taboo fantasies to monogamy itself, the New York Post reported.
Gray explains, "Many men don't instinctively understand that monogamy makes a woman feel special and loved.
The study, published online September 2 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, is the first to try to examine whether a hormone that encourages monogamy in animals plays a similar role in male humans.
The movie, so straight, with an unrelenting emphasis on reproduction, monogamy, and heartwarming depictions of male penguins caring for their young (for three months of the year), could be a Penguin Family Values DVD bulk-mailed to megachurches everywhere, but it is no brief for evolution.
This is destined to be an electro-rock favourite and succeeds by lyrically rhyming monogamy with pornography.
Up to now, with all the changes in marriage, the one thing we have been sure of is that marriage means monogamy.
Let us ``instruct'' Congress that unwanted pregnancy might be averted if our country was ``more forthright in matters sexual'' and taught abstinence and monogamy in marriage rather than teaching children sexual responsibility and passing out condoms at schools.
Many women cannot ensure the monogamy of their sexual partners, nor can they always negotiate condom use.
Monogamy isn't something that happens automatically because you made a vow when you first committed to each other.