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While women were conditioned to want babies, pregnancies and babies also represented a burden that tied women to the home.
The birth control pill allowed women to have sex without the fear of pregnancy.
They were no longer dependent on a husband or father for financial support. Marriage and children were no longer the hallmarks of success for a woman.
Since most young adults will marry, the process employed in finding a husband and wife is still considered courtship.
However, an extra layer, what we call “dating,” has been added to the process of courting.
Single people were participating in more casual relationships, just for fun.
The concept of couples living together without marriage had begun to gain acceptance among young couples not willing to make the plunge into marriage.