Volume IV: Persons and Family | Chapter 3 (1997): Formation of Marriage
Completed 1 Jan. 1991; a few subsequent important developments have been taken into account.
Dagmar Coester-Waltjen, Michael Coester
A. Significance and Function of Legal Regulation
1. Introduction. – Marriage always has been and still is today an important legal and social status. In the second half of the 20th century, however, marriage d…