The History of Marriage - Alex Gendler

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John Horgan
by TED-Ed
published on 22 March 2021
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A white, puffy dress. Eternal love. A joint tax return. Marriage means something different to everyone and has changed over time and across cultures. Alex Gendler traces the history of getting hitched, providing insights on polygamy, same-sex unions and even marriage between the dead and the living.

Lesson by Alex Gendler, animation by Augenblick Studios.

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TED-Ed, . (2021, March 22). The History of Marriage - Alex Gendler. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/2333/the-history-of-marriage---alex-gendler/

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TED-Ed, . "The History of Marriage - Alex Gendler." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 22, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/video/2333/the-history-of-marriage---alex-gendler/.

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