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The Resource All the single ladies : Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation., Rebecca Traister, (electronic resource)

All the single ladies : Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation., Rebecca Traister, (electronic resource)

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All the single ladies : Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation.
Title
All the single ladies
Title remainder
Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation.
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca Traister
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A nuanced investigation into the sexual, economic, and emotional lives of women in America, this "singularly triumphant work ( -- "All the Single Ladies But over the course of her vast research and more than a hundred interviews with academics and social scientists and prominent single women, Traister discovered a startling truth: the phenomenon of the single woman in America is not a new one. And historically, when women were given options beyond early heterosexual marriage, the results were massive social change--temperance, abolition, secondary education, and more. Today, only twenty percent of Americans are wed by age twenty-nine, compared to nearly sixty percent in 1960. The Population Reference Bureau calls it a "dramatic reversal. "All the Single Ladies When Everything Changed
Summary
A National Magazine Award-finalist and outspoken feminist reveals that the concept of a powerful single woman, often perceived as a modern phenomenon, is not a new idea and explores the options, besides traditional marriage, that were historically available to women
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2016
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2016
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10473072
Cataloging source
HQD
Dewey number
306.81/530973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adult
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unmarried women and the rise of an independent nation
Label
All the single ladies : Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation., Rebecca Traister, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C4C50EC1-C613-48B1-B061-A8EED0C3768D
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn934512455
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476716589
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C4C50EC1-C613-48B1-B061-A8EED0C3768D
System control number
(OCoLC)934512455
Label
All the single ladies : Unmarried Women and the Rise of an Independent Nation., Rebecca Traister, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C4C50EC1-C613-48B1-B061-A8EED0C3768D
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn934512455
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476716589
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C4C50EC1-C613-48B1-B061-A8EED0C3768D
System control number
(OCoLC)934512455

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