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More Perfect Unions

The American Search for Marital Bliss

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HARDCOVER

$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674047969

Publication Date: 03/31/2010

Short

336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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  • Prologue: The Pursuit of Marital Happiness
  • 1. Shaken Foundations
  • 2. Searching for Economic and Sexual Security
  • 3. Counseling Prosperity
  • 4. Quantifying Compatibility
  • 5. Sacred Partnerships
  • 6. Marriage under Fire
  • 7. The State of Marriage
  • Epilogue: Twenty-First-Century Battlegrounds
  • Abbreviations and Archival Collections
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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