The Main Causes of the Divorces in Spain and Lithuania and their Consequences in the Society (1992 – 2009 Comparative Analysis)

Vladimiras Grazulis, Maria Inmaculada de Potestad

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In the article a divorce development is Spain and Lithuania during 1992 – 2009 is analyzed. Despite the government institutional effort to strive for harmonious family one of the new reality phenomena in Lithuania is the increasing number of divorces. In Spain divorce became more frequent after change of the civil code in 1981. At this time both nations are posted to the European countries with a high divorce level. The authors of the article introduce their attitude how to reduce negative tendencies of the divorce.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)51-57
JournalJournal of legal and economic issues of Central Europe
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2011



  • Divorce
  • Consequences
  • Monoparental families

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