Marriage and Property Right

  • Xudong Zhao
Part of the China Academic Library book series (CHINALIBR)


Marriage is a kind of social tie by which a family is formed. Two persons form the relationship of husband and wife, and bear a child together. Through this mechanism, a triangular family structure is formed. Fei Xiaotong takes the relationship between husband and wife as a contractual relationship. Not only can it be applied to a monogamous society, but also found in the society of polyandry and polygamy, because all these societies are based on marriage relationship contract between two or more individuals. (1981: 77).


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xudong Zhao
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  1. 1.Renmin University of ChinaBeijingChina

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