Tag: Marriage

A securitization of case law on forced marriage showcases that in calculation to physical force

Abstract A securitization of case law on forced marriage showcases that in calculation to physical force, the role of emotional expression is now taken into consideration. Although, in both legal and policy discourse, the difference between arranged and forced marriage still is to be shaped in binary terms and hinges on the aspect of consent: …

Critically discuss the importance of feminist theory in understanding forced and arranged marriage in the UK?”

Introduction The third wave of Feminism today recognizes that women are of many ethnicities, colors, nationalities, religions and cultural backgrounds and that any feminist movement must take into consideration the plight of women everywhere. This essay takes into consideration a very important problem of today-Forced marriage and discusses the major feminist views which lead to …

To what extent has the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR’s) case law recognised and protected the right not to be discriminated against on the ground of sexual orientation, in relation to marriage.

Abstract There has been much discussion as to whether the ECHR’s attempts to recognise and protect the right not to be discriminated against on the ground of sexual orientation have been successful. This is because, although the UK has in recent years made positive changes towards the equality of same-sex couples, discrimination is still prevalent …

My Marriage Proposal

As many American girls, I have grown up dreaming of my wedding day. I pictured myself in a stunning, white gown, standing next to someone who resembled the black Ken doll, the male Barbie. I would vision a crowd of friends and family that were there to see me enter into a never ending fairytale. …