The divorce culture

by Barbara Dafoe Whitehead

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher: Distributed by Random House in New York

Written in English
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  • United States
  • Subjects:

    • Divorce -- United States,
    • Family -- United States,
    • Children -- United States -- Social conditions
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-214) and index.

      StatementBarbara Dafoe Whitehead.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ834 .W575 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 224 p. ;
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL991757M
      ISBN 100679432302
      LC Control Number96030180

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Her general conclusion is that when almost 50 percent of all. Jan 14,  · The Divorce Culture book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Barbara Dafoe Whitehead's Atlantic Monthly article Dan Quayle W /5. THE DIVORCE CULTURE: How Divorce Became an Entitlement and How It Is Blighting the Lives of Our Children User Review - Kirkus. An eloquent diatribe against divorce as an entitlement in which the interests of other ``stakeholders,'' particularly children, are subordinated to the enhancement of self.

Whitehead faults three strands in the development of a divorce culture: a shift in the ethic of obligation to an ethic of self, an all-American reconception of divorce as a right and woman-friendly so.

This book is about the ideas behind the divorce revolution and how these ideas have shaped a culture of divorce. The making of a divorce culture has involved three overlapping changes: first, the.

Marriage in a Culture of Divorce (Women in the Political Economy) User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. In a sea of passionate literature that arouses fears about changing family values comes Hackstaff's studious exploration of marriage in the midst of a divorce culture.

Andrew Hacker’s account of my book, The Divorce Culture [NYR, December 4, ], is largely at odds with what the book actually says. Let me correct his errors and then turn to his chief omission. Hacker writes: “Whitehead generally blames liberal attitudes and policies for the rise of the ‘divorce culture.’.

"Written by a divorce coach and therapist, this book changed my perspective on my experience so that I could focus on where to go from here. After being in a marriage where I was always trying to change to accommodate my partner's wishes, divorce was a wake-up call.

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Nicolas Jubera Professor Lehman FCWR: Due date: 05/10/ The making of a divorce culture Barbara Dafoe Whitehead, in her book “The making of a divorce culture”, shows how in the last few decades divorces are increasing so much, changing our culture and the structure of our families.

Her thesis is “Divorce has become an American way of life only as the result of recent and. Inas Whitehead points out in her book The Divorce Culture, about half of American women agreed with the idea that "when there are children in the family parents should stay together even if they don't get along." Byonly 20% of American women held this view.

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Divorce was rare in early Roman culture but as their empire grew in power and authority Roman civil law embraced the maxim, "matrimonia debent esse libera" ("marriages ought to be free"), and either husband or wife could renounce the marriage at will.

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Hackstaff finds that new social and economic conditions both support and undermine the efforts of spouses to redefine the meaning of Author: Karla Hackstaff.Best Books on Divorce. She permeates the culture, so if you want to know how America views divorce, you ought to read this book.

_____ The Good Divorce by Constance R. Ahrons. Connie Ahrons is one of those seminal thinkers who has changed the face of divorce .By Eve Bunting This book tells the emotional story of two sisters who are adjusting to their grandparents’ divorce.

Throughout the story, the older sister, a fourth-grader, compassionately explains some of the more difficult aspects of divorce to the younger child.