DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2017.05.003
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Margareta Jelić, Petra Kožljan

Abstract: In 2013 in Croatia a referendum took place regarding the issue of the Constitutional definition of marriage as a union between a man and a woman. However, less than a year later the Croatian Parliament passed Life Partnership Act making same-sex couples equal in all rights to married couples, except for adoption. In this study we wanted to explore reactions of LGB individuals to the referendum and immediately after the Life Partnership Act was adopted.Aim of this study was to test the minority stress model in…

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