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The Way We Never Were: American Families & the Nostalgia Trap (Stephanie Coontz) | New and Used Books from Thrift Books

Marriage, a History: From Obedience to Intimacy, or How Love Conquered Marriage: Stephanie Coontz: 9780670034079: AmazonSmile: Books

Marriage, a History by Stephanie Coontz: George Bernard Shaw described marriage as an institution that brings together two people “under the influence of the most violent, most insane, most delusive, and most transient of passions. They are required to swear that they will remain in that excited, abnormal, and exhausting...

Historian Stephanie Coontz's A Strange Stirring explores the early 60s context and reception of Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique.

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Stephanie Coontz - A Strange Stirring: The Feminine Mystique and American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s. $15.78

Stephanie Coontz, an historian of the family, discusses how globalization has brought more women into the paid work force, giving them some ownership over their productive labor.

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