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Talia, an educated African American woman, feels that most of the African American men in her community are not marriage material. She is forced to look at alternative options, which means looking outside her racial circle. Identify and explain the problem faced by Talia.
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Marriages and Families: Changes, Choices, and Constraints


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An ideal answer will include:
1) Talia is experiencing a problem known as the marriage squeeze.
2) A marriage squeeze is a sex imbalance in the ratio of available unmarried women and men.
3) This imbalance can cause members of one sex to be squeezed out of the marriage market because of differences in wealth, power, status, education, etc.
4) This diminishes the pool of eligible partners in some groups.

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