Award-winning journalist BARBARA DAFOE WHITEHEAD writes about social issues for numerous national publications. She holds a Ph.D. in American social history from the University of Chicago and currently serves as the codirector of the National Marriage Project at Rutgers University. The author of The Divorce Culture, she lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.
Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: February 3, 1998 Price: $15.95
Divorce is now so deeply entrenched in American life it is a common subject of greeting cards, children's books, and etiquette manuals. How did we ever become so cavalier about the collapse of our marriages? And how has the resulting "divorce culture" affected not just millions of sundered couples but their...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books On Sale: December 30, 2003 Price: $15.00
A double revolution is at work in modern American love: A revolution in higher education has created the most professionally accomplished and independent generation of young women in history, and a revolution in mating has created a prolonged and perplexing search for "Mr. Right". Based on extensive research and interviews, Why...Read more >