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Embattled paradise :the American family in an age of uncertainty

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Publisher Comments:

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)

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-269) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780465019236
Subtitle:
The American Family In An Age Of Uncertainty
Author:
Skolnick, Arlene
Author:
Skolnick, Arlene S.
Publisher:
Basic Books
Location:
New York :
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Family
Subject:
United States Social conditions 1945-
Subject:
Sociology - General
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19911204
Binding:
HC
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
304

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