Synopses & Reviews
"...any couple contemplating marriage or reevaluating an existing one will find powerful information and encouragement here for a true marriage of minds."
-- Kirkus Reviews
-- Wendy Wasserstein, Playwright: author of Isn't It Romantic?, The Heidi Chronicles, and The Sisters Rosensweig
Today's couples, for the first time in history, insist on equality in all aspects of their marriages. Bestselling author and sociologist Schwartz uncovers the hidden pitfalls, the drastic changes, and the unsuspected and astonishing rewards experienced by truly equal partners. Throughout the book, Schwartz shows peer couples how they can fulfill the unprecedented promise of equality.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-200) and index.
About the Author
Pepper Schwartzandlt;/bandgt; is professor of sociology at the University of Washington and past president of the Society for the Scientific Study of Sex. She is the co-author of the "Sex and Health" column in andlt;Iandgt;Glamour Magazine,andlt;/Iandgt; writes a regular column in andlt;Iandgt;American Baby,andlt;/Iandgt; contributes regularly to the "Parent and Child" column for the andlt;Iandgt;New York Times,andlt;/Iandgt; and appears biweekly as a relationship expert for KIRO-TV in Seattle, Washington, where she lives.