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Polygamy marriage is a social reality that occurs in our community, which responded with a variety of responses. Dynamics of wedding process is something unique. This paper is a qualitative study of decision making process in women who undergo a polygamous marriage, during the marriage enters the age of 11 years. Decision making is intended to obtain the expected results and avoids conlict. A qualitative design is performed because this approach gives a deeper interpretation of human behavior which quantiied dificulty. Decision making is not a simple process, because there are many considerations inluenced by subjective factors, such as the preference value, as well as environmental factors.


pernikahan poligami pengambilan keputusan pendekatan kualitatif polygamy marriage decision making qualitative approach

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Rahmawati, S. W. (2020). Decision making process of a wife involved in the polygamy marriage. Jurnal Psikologi Ulayat, 1(2), 163–176.


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