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Honeymoon

  • By: Richard Bulcroft
  • In: Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
  • Edited by: Harry T. Reis & Susan Sprecher
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Group Processes/Dynamics, Close Relationships

Honeymoon refers to a social custom or ritual linked to the transition to marriage that follows the wedding and typically involves a distancing of the newlywed couple from their social network and exemption from nonmarital responsibilities. Although ...

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