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Embattled paradise :the American family in an age of uncertaintyby Arlene Skolnick
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Was there really a golden age of the family in the 1950s—or ever? This penetrating history of the American family mounts a withering criticism of the “culture of nostalgia” that clouds current debate and offers a plan for reconstituting the American family dream.
Book News Annotation:
The author, a psychologist, surveys the myths and realities of family life since the 1950s.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-269) and index.
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