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Christian Marriage: Keywords

Research help emphasizing the sacramentality of human love and the salvific nature of Christian marriage, while addressing the tension between Christian marriage and Western culture.

Search Strategy using Keywords

1)    Determine the Key concepts of your topic

2)    Define your key words / search terms

3)    Choose your databases and resources

4)    Formulate the search statement

5)    Refine and focus your results

6)    Evaluate and manage the results

7)    Locate the full articles (see the finding articles tab above)

Possible keywords

 

·         absent fathers

.         abstinence

.         adoption

·         adultery

.         alimony

·         annulment

.         arranged marriage

.         attraction

.         Bible

.         Biblical

.         biology

.         birth control

.         birth rate

·         brothers and sisters

.         Canon Law

.         Catechism

·         Catholic morality

.         celibacy

.         challenges

.         child abuse

.         child custody

·         child development

.         child marriage

.         child support

.         child welfare

.         children and divorce

          Christian egalitarianism

.         Christian ethics

.         Christian marriage

.         Christian teachings

.         Christian tradition

.         civil ceremony

.         civil union

.         cohabitation

.         COMMITMENT

.         common-law marriage

·         communication in marriage

.         community property

          Complementarianism

.         consecrated

.         Constitution/al

.         contraceptives

.         contract

.         co-parenting

.         countroversy/ies

·         couples

·         courtship

.         COVENANT

.         custom/s

·         dating (social customs)

.         day care

.         dead beat dads

.         debt

·         divorce

·         domestic partnership

.         domestic violence

.         dowry

.         economics

         egalitarianism

.         emotional abuse

.         environment

·         Ethics of sex and reproduction

.         Evangelical

·         family

·         family - cross cultural studies

·         family - history

.         family planning

·         family violence

.         fatherhood movement

·         fathers

.         feminist theory

·         fertility, human

·         finances

.         financial aspects

.         fundamentalist

.         future

·         gay couples

.         gender roles

.         housing

.         illegitimacy

.         infertility

.         infidelity

.         institution

.         intercultural

.         interdenominational

.         interfaith

·         interpersonal attraction

.         interracial

.         laws

.         legal studies

·         love

.         marital

·         marital dissolution

·         marriage

.         marriage ceremony

·         marriage - - customs and rites

.         marriage penalty

.         marriage preparation

·         mate selection

.         matrimony

.         media bias

.         mental health/illness

.         mixed marriage

.         monogamy/ous

·         morality

·         motherhood

.         New Testament

.         no-fault divorce

.         nuclear family

.         nuptial

.         obligations

.         Old Testament

.         origin/s

·         parent and child

.         parenthood

.         parental absence

.         partisan

.         peer marriage

.         peer pressure

.         permanence

.         politics

.         polygamy

.         poor/poverty

.         population growth

.         pornography

.         Pre-Cana conferences

.         prenuptial agreements

.         procreation

.         Protestant

.         psychological effects

.         psychology

.         relationship

.         religion

.         religious commitment

.         religious issue

·         remarriage

.         responsibility/ies

.         reproductive ethics

.         restrictions

.         role

.         SACRAMENT OF MARRIAGE

.         sacramental

.         sacrifice/s

.         salvation

·         same-sex marriage

.         same-sex parents

.         scripture

.         secular

·         separation

.         sexual abuse

.         sexuality

.         single parent family

·         social problems and services

.         socio-economic

.         sociological

.         sociology

.         spousal

.         spouse

.         stable home

.         stay at home dads/moms

.         stress

.         Supreme Court

.         teen pregnancy

.         theological

.         theology

.         trends

.         two-income families

.         valid or validity

.         values

.         virginity

.         VOWS

.          Welfare

.          witness

.          working mothers

.          World Religions, e.g. Hinduism, Buddhism….

.          world view/worldview

Sample keyword searches

Search LibrarySearch and our Theology Databases using some of these keywords that refer to moral/ethical issues --at the left.

OR

Add subheading to find a Catholic treatment, e.g.  

-         Catholic Authors

·         History

·         United States

·         Biblical teaching

·         Religious Aspects

·         Catholic Church

·         Pastoral Counseling