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Author Waite, Linda J.

Title The case for marriage : why married people are happier, healthier, and better off financially / Linda J. Waite, Maggie Gallagher.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : Broadway Books, 2001, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.81 W134c 2001    ---  Available
Edition 1st Broadway Books trade pbk. ed.
Description 260 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Previously published: New York, N.Y. : Doubleday, 2000.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-247) and index.
Contents The marriage wars : five myths of the postmarriage culture -- The marriage bargain -- The cohabitation deal -- In sickness and in health : the medical power of marriage -- Happily ever after? : marriage, happiness, and mental health -- With my body I thee worship : the sexual advantages of marriage -- The wages of wedlock -- For richer or for poorer : the wealth and poverty of spouses -- Being fruitful : why married parents are better -- When should parents part? -- Is marriage a hitting license? -- Is her marriage really worse than his? -- Why is marriage in trouble? -- Renewing marriage.
Subject Married couples -- Psychology.
Man-woman relationships.
Single people -- Psychology.
Added Author Gallagher, Maggie, 1960-
ISBN 0767906322 (pbk.)

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