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Now within the context of sociology there are several factors that are figured into this equation. Now clearly we know that they are several religious organizations that have their views on this issue, of course many today take the idea that within the field of sociology it has been widely accepted and laws have been passed in many states and they accept the idea of same sex marriage.
Many social theories have been explored on this issues many modern theorist want to say that it has to do with a person social circle or group that they are a part of, there was even a time when many theorist were saying that it was nature or nurture on this issue that you were either taught to be that way or nature made a person accept that sort of life style. When it comes to the policies that have been written up about this the general public is divided on this subject so it is a subject that has been widely discussed on the national level and laws have been passed about same sex marriage.
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