Jane Austen’s Morality of Marriage

By |2017-11-23T21:36:10-06:00November 23rd, 2017|Categories: Christianity, Family, Jane Austen, Love, Marriage, Morality|

For Jane Austen, happiness in general is the goal of human action done according to morality, a code of conduct according to which every person has value; and happiness in marriage is the result of each spouse valuing and pursuing the other’s happiness above all else… In our time, according to one of several divergent [...]