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Marriage, a History: From Obedience to Intimacy, or How Love Conquered Marriage

by Stephanie Coontz

Modern marriage is in crisis; but don’t pine for a return to “the good old days,” when men earned money and women kept house. Don’t even assume the crisis is all bad. Coontz details how society’s attempts to toughen this institution, have actually made it more fragile. => http://bit.ly/IzWlQW