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The Resource One Marriage under God : the campaign to promote marriage in america, Melanie Heath, (electronic resource)

One Marriage under God : the campaign to promote marriage in america, Melanie Heath, (electronic resource)

Label
One Marriage under God : the campaign to promote marriage in america
Title
One Marriage under God
Title remainder
the campaign to promote marriage in america
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Heath
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The meaning and significance of the institution of marriage has engendered angry and boisterous battles across the United States. In this timely and extensive study of marriage politics, Melanie Heath uncovers broad cultural anxieties that fuel on-the-ground practices to reinforce a boundary of heterosexual marriage, questioning why marriage has become an issue of pervasive national preoccupation and anxiety. From marriage workshops for the general public to relationship classes for welfare recipients to marriage education in high school classrooms, One Marriage Under God explores the impact o
Member of
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Heath, Melanie
Dewey number
306.810973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Intersections: transdisciplinary perspectives on genders and sexualities series
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  • Marriage
  • Marriage
  • United States
  • Heterosexuality
  • United States
Label
One Marriage under God : the campaign to promote marriage in america, Melanie Heath, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Introduction: Marriage Promotion, Heterosexuality, and "Being American"; 1 Unite! Marriage and American Identity; 2 The Stakes of Gender and Heterosexuality; 3 Widening the Marriage Gap; 4 Teaching Marriage to Single Mothers and Inmates; 5 Marriage Recitals in High School; 6 Contesting Native American Marriage; Conclusion: The Power of the "M-Word"; Appendix A: Methods; Appendix B: Sample Characteristics: In-depth Interviews of Participants in Workshops for the General Population; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N
Control code
ocn779828144
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814744901
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828144
Label
One Marriage under God : the campaign to promote marriage in america, Melanie Heath, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface; Introduction: Marriage Promotion, Heterosexuality, and "Being American"; 1 Unite! Marriage and American Identity; 2 The Stakes of Gender and Heterosexuality; 3 Widening the Marriage Gap; 4 Teaching Marriage to Single Mothers and Inmates; 5 Marriage Recitals in High School; 6 Contesting Native American Marriage; Conclusion: The Power of the "M-Word"; Appendix A: Methods; Appendix B: Sample Characteristics: In-depth Interviews of Participants in Workshops for the General Population; Notes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N
Control code
ocn779828144
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814744901
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)779828144

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