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The Way We Never Were: American Families And The Nostalgia Trap

 
 
 
 
The Way We Never Were: American Families And The Nostalgia Trap
Author: Stephanie Coontz
ISBN 13: 9780465090976
ISBN 10: 465090974
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication Date: 1993-10-06
Format: Paperback
Pages: 432
List Price: $19.95
 
 

The Way We Never Were examines two centuries of American family life and shatters a series of myths and half-truths that burden modern families. Placing current family dilemmas in the context of far-

New York Times Book Review

Often brilliant and invariably provocative...Pick a favorite presumption about American families during better times...and Ms. Coontz proceeds to unravel the mythical conceit.