Dating and courtship articles
Between the popularization of rock 'n' roll, and protesting the Vietnam War, 1960s youth culture was hot for revolution.
Not only was it the activities of the US government that young people were resisting, but they were shirking old social conventions as well.
Some people look back fondly on dating, generations ago, with romantic ideas of greater morality and better values.
Still, the ultimate and very apparent goal was still that of marriage.If the '50s saw young people starting to experiment with sex, the '60s was the resulting explosion of sexual activity in the name of freedom.For a long time, sex was either not discussed or seen as a kind of enemy — a destroyer of young girl's reputations.But each era of dating in the past century was not without its pros, its cons, and its own set of unspoken rules.From the turn of the 20th century, to the present day, romantic relationships have been an evolving part of culture, just like everything else.
In the earlier part of the 20th century, sex and sexuality were not openly discussed.