Love In America

Pub Date : 1990-08-31 | Author : Francesca M. Cancian | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521396913
ISBN 13 : 9780521396912

In the last twenty-five years, Americans have gained considerable freedom in thier personal lives. Relationships are now more flexible, and self-development has become a primary go..

Pourquoi L Amour Fait Mal L Exp Rience Amoureuse

Pub Date : 2012-09-20T00:00:00+02:00 | Author : Eva Illouz | Publisher : Le Seuil

ISBN 10 : 9782021091625
ISBN 13 : 2021091627

Aimer quelqu’un qui ne veut pas s’engager, être déprimé après une séparation, revenir seul d’un rendez-vous galant, s’ennuyer avec celui ou celle qui nous faisait rêv..

Dance With Me

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Julia A. Ericksen | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814722855
ISBN 13 : 0814722857

Rumba music starts and a floor full of dancers alternate clinging to one another and turning away. Rumba is an erotic dance, and the mood is hot and heavy; the women bend and hyper..

An Emotional History Of The United States

Pub Date : 1998-01-01 | Author : Peter N. Stearns | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 0814780881
ISBN 13 : 9780814780886

One of the most intriguing activists and artists of the twentieth century, Shirley Graham Du Bois also remains one of the least studied and understood. In Race Woman, Gerald Horne ..

Women And Romance

Pub Date : 2001-07-01 | Author : Susan Ostrov Weisser | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814793558
ISBN 13 : 081479355X

Romantic love has challenged and vexed feminist thought from its origins. Judging from the shelves of books advising women on love problems, there seems to be an ongoing difficulty..

Shrinking Violets And Caspar Milquetoasts

Pub Date : 2003-11-01 | Author : Patricia McDaniel | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814761212
ISBN 13 : 0814761216

Since World War II Americans’ attitudes towards shyness have changed. The women’s movement and the sexual revolution raised questions about communication, self-expression, inti..

Drama Kings

Pub Date : 2011-02-08 | Author : Dalma Heyn | Publisher : Open Road Media

ISBN 10 : 9781453211564
ISBN 13 : 145321156X

In this field guide to twenty-first century dating, Dalma Heyn gives women the tools they need to find the partners they want Why are so many strong, vibrant women going out with m..