FSD1298 Recently Divorced 1999

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  • Räty, Reetta (Helsingin Sanomat. Weekly supplement Nyt)


divorce, divorced, family cohesion, love, marriage, marriage dissolution


An online survey aimed at recently divorced people conducted by a Finnish newspaper. The open-ended questions in the survey charted, among others, the respondents' relationship with the former spouse before marriage and other pre-marriage relationships, reasons for divorce, whose decision it was, post-divorce relations with the former spouse, and expectations of a new relationship.

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