"Watters is a definer of our culture." (Philadelphia City Paper
"An anthropological and yet warmly personal look at the generation that delayed marriage." (Seattle Times
"Fascinating and humorous, Urban Tribes is an insightful and important exploration of modern city society." (Book Sense
"Playful without being ironic and meaningful without being sappy… Urban Tribes gives hope to a generation mislabeled as apathetic and lost." (Po Bronson)
About the Author
Ethan Watters is a journalist who has written about social trends for publications from Glamour to the New York Times Magazine; he is the coauthor of two books on psychotherapy, Making Monsters: False Memories, Psychotherapy, and Sexual Hysteria and Therapy's Delusions. He lives in San Francisco.