Cohabitation: temporarily convenient

In Britain, "cohabitation serves a range of purposes and ... cannot be considered solely as an alternative to marriage, as is its popular perception" (Engage Summer 2011).  Analyses of the latest national data at the Jubilee Centre by Drs John Hayward and Guy Brandon form the basis of their latest book, Cohabitation: an alternative to marriage? A free copy can be downloaded via the Centre's website or via the URL: