analysis was made using STATA 11 software.
Kalmijn (1993) finds that educational homogamy
among second-generation immigrants has increased over the years, whereas ethnic endogamy has decreased.
We also tested the individual components of homogamy
(age difference, racial or ethnic difference, and whether partners belonged to the same social network).
, marital conflict, and stability in same-faith and interfaith Jewish marriages.
Bodenhorn investigates complexion homogamy
(light marries light and dark marries dark) in the African-American community.
can markedly influence the distribution of resources.
Configuring the Bo(u)nds of Marriage: The Implications of Hawaiian Culture & Values for the Debate About Homogamy
, 8 YALE J.
Further, the higher incidence of homogamy
among Jews is indicative of a diminution in discrimination.
It is also worth noting that our multivariate analysis finds no statistically significant impact of paternal education on ethnic identity, which may be due to the prevalence of marital homogamy
Alternatively, the trend toward increased homogamy
in education and income in the US marriage market might also be increasing the number of self-identified stay-at-home father families.
Mare and Schwartz (2005) also report that today husbands and wives are roughly four times as likely to have a spouse who shares their educational background as they are to be married to someone who does not, educational homogamy
being particularly strong for college graduates.
Religious affiliation, denominational homogamy
, and intimate partner violence among U.