On the basis of investigating the wedding ceremony of Yi ethnic groups in Zhi Zuo village, this paper discusses the characteristics of the wedding ceremony and also analyzes the causes of forming these characteristics.
The culture of marital customs in Northeast of China turned up a new trend due to the collision and fusion between China and the West,the new and the old,the tradition and modernization. It is mainly manifested in the following ways,such as marriage ceremony tends to be briefly civilized,new-typed civilization of marriage,free marriage and free divorce turned up.
The six phenomena include: the new wedding style prevailed in many areas, the simplified and more convenient concept of independent marriage, simplified wedding ceremonies strengthened, international marriage, normal divorce, and loosened marriage taboos;
EVE ALISON NYREN (TransL), The Bonds Of Matrimony/Hsing-shih yinyüan chuan (Vol.?One), A Seventeenth-Century Chinese Novel.
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