- Kathryn Hoban
- Ann Arbor, MI
- United States
Legislative Aide - Michigan Senate, National Society of Collegiate Scholars
Do you think that monogamy is a function of biology/evolution or of society?
While the contract of marriage is indubitably a social construct, monogamy itself is also practiced in several other species. What ideas do you think monogamy bases itself in? Why is polygamy generally frowned upon? What biological and sociological advantages/disadvantages do each of these have?