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30 lessons for loving : advice from the wisest Americans on love, relationships, and marriage

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Based on the most detailed survey of long-married people ever conducted, the author of 30 Lessons for Living presents sage advice from the oldest and wisest Americans that aims to enrich anyone's relationship life.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781594631542 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1594631549 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: xxi, 280 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Hudson Street Press, 2015.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-280).
Formatted Contents Note:
1: Evening the odds : lessons for finding a mate. Follow your heart ; Follow your head ; Values come first ; You're marrying a family ; Three warning signs ; Five secrets for choosing your partner -- 2: Communication is the key. Talk, talk, talk ; No one is a mind reader ; Mind your manners ; All in good time ; Three danger signs ; Five secrets for great communication -- 3: Getting through the hard parts. Children: put your relationship first ; Work-family stress: make your home a safe haven ; In-laws: on good terms, without surrender ; Household chores: play to your strengths ; Money: deal with debt ; Five secrets for managing stress -- 4: Keeping the spark alive. Think small (and positive) ; Become friends ; Sexuality--the spark changes ; Give up grudges ; Get help ; Five secrets for keeping the spark alive -- 5: Thinking like an expert about love and marriage. Respect each other ; Be a team ; Make time ; Lighten up ; Accept your partner as is ; The last lesson: As long as you both shall live.
Summary, etc.:
Based on the most detailed survey of long-married people ever conducted, the author of 30 Lessons for Living presents sage advice from the oldest and wisest Americans that aims to enrich anyone's relationship life.
Subject: Love.
Interpersonal relations.
SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Love & Romance.


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