While polyamory was a sub-category of non-monogamy and so the two are not synonymous, these are typically strongly associated adequate to discuss a standard historical past in the United States. Polyamory is actually a rather new addition to a litany of non-monogamous interactions, several of which get immediately determine the advancement of polyamorous communities. On this page, I split non-monogamy and polyamory during the u . s into three “waves” taking place from inside the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first years.
1ST WAVE: NINETEENTH 100 YEARS TRANSCENDENTALISM
Polyamorous identity didn’t are available inside nineteenth hundred years, but this original manifestation of non-monogamy experienced a profound impact on afterwards poly/non-mono imagining and towns.