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Here Comes the Bride: Women, Weddings, and the Marriage Mystique
Here Comes the Bride Women Weddings and the Marriage Mystique
Author: Jaclyn Geller
In Here Comes the Bride, Jaclyn Geller exposes the social forces that shape how people feel about weddings, calling into question some of the deepest-held beliefs about this tradition. Divided into three sections, the book begins with how-to-get-your-man manuals and ends with the newlywed year. First there’s “Courtship and the Marriage...  more »
ISBN-13: 9781568581934
ISBN-10: 1568581939
Publication Date: 5/30/2001
Pages: 428
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  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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3.2 stars, based on 3 ratings
Publisher: Four Walls Eight Windows
Book Type: Paperback
Members Wishing: 0
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TheLankyYankee avatar reviewed Here Comes the Bride: Women, Weddings, and the Marriage Mystique on + 81 more book reviews
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An intelligent discussion of marriage and all the events that surround it in today's modern age. The author looks at this part of a couple's lives with a critical view. She explains the history of such marriage ideals as the wedding dress and the idea of marriage itself. I read this before I got married, and it validated some of my notions on parts of the marriage process.
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