Unit 7 Modern Marriage
Unit 7 现代婚姻
1.After the foundation of the People's Republic of China in 1949, the old marriage system set up on the basis of the old social system was pushed towards an end.
2.In 1950s, marriages of the young in towns and cities started to be decided themselves.
3.From 1961，family background became a very important factor to decide whether one could be employed by enterprises or government offices, recruited to serve in the army，admitted into a high school or college, or promoted to a higher position.
4.By early 1960s, people began to pay more attention to education.
5.With the great change in the fields of politics, economy and culture, people's standards of marriage have also witnessed a tremendous and amazing change.