Your opinions are important to us. Accessibility links Skip to article Skip to navigation. Medicine essays Miscellaneous essays Psychology essays Religious studies essays Science essays Sociology essays Essays menu. Dr Morgan also produced evidence to show that heterosexual marriages were less stable in those countries where same-sex marriage had been introduced because they were expected to conform to the values of gay couples whose unions were often open, rather than exclusive, and far more likely to break down. Themes and Perspectives.
What are the consequences?
Just as masculinity is the symbolic norm, so too has heterosexuality come to signify normalcy. Some people like spontaneous sexual scenes, others like highly scripted ones, others like spontaneous-sounding ones that are nonetheless totally predictable. Some sociologists wonder if the anxiety which surrounds this issue is part of a more general ambivalence towards a variety of trends: