A good resource and thought provoking book.
This book is written for college-level reading, although an intelligent high school student (one who has been trained to think for himself) can readily understand it.
All readers will admire the clarity and the beauty with which almost all of the many authors, including the Kass's, communicate their messages.
The book has a great cross section of stories to read that are enlightening. The only criticism would be that the exeprts from longer books be put into better context for a reader... Read morePublished 19 months ago by Cleopatra
I bought this for a Family and Politics class. The readings that the Kasses have gathered are essential not for every individual, but for our society that de-emphasizes marriage... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Joe Ralias
This a wonderful book with lots of informative essays for any person studying courtship and marriage or just wishing to learn more about how to have a successful relationship. Read morePublished on February 19, 2012 by TayRob2015
If you don't like reading "classic" literature - that is, literature from another time, place and era, with a perspective utterly distinct (and even contrary) to our own - don't... Read morePublished on November 9, 2004 by Abnobel
Natasha pretends to be a stone-hard woman who stands at the crossroads of social change while wondering in aristocratic fashion why so many stand in the way of Herstory; in reality... Read morePublished on May 3, 2002