One of the biggest debates concerning marriage today is whether we should expand the concept to include same-sex unions.
The chapters are far from boring - they read almost like the script of a National Geographic special, and are very engaging.
An honest engagement with the arguments of this book reveals sophisticated and compelling arguments in favor of marriage.
Marriage has become such a polarized subject. Blankenhorn lays out very well the case for the traditional viewpoint from the point of view of a professional proponent of marriage... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is an attempt by David Blankenhorn to answer the question of the future of marriage. However, while he tries to state that only marriage between one man and one woman is the... Read morePublished on November 28, 2011 by Amazon Customer
This book is priceless. It is chock-full of the history and purpose of marriage. I particularly like how Blankenhorn draws parallels between two, totally different societies (one... Read morePublished on August 11, 2011 by AJust
There is only two good things in this book: the preface written by JOnathan Rauch, and the material I gained to highlight some of the dumbest arguments regarding what marriage is... Read morePublished on November 9, 2010 by Michelle
This is the first book I have read from Blankenhorn, but it will not be the last. Some people have a real talent for writing clearly and translating their expertise into simple,... Read morePublished on May 31, 2007 by Veronica Singh
Blankenhorn, the famous author of "Fatherless America" returns to the subject of marriage again in this book. Read morePublished on May 15, 2007 by Amazon Customer