Stephanie Coontz

Stephanie Coontz teaches history at the Evergreen State College, in Olympia, Wash., and is the director of research and public education at the Council on Contemporary Families. Her books include Marriage, a History: How Love Conquered Marriage andA Strange Stirring: The Feminine Mystique and American Women at the Dawn of the 1960s.

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Oct. 4 2012 1:55 PMThe Rise of Women Does Not Mean the End of Men
May 5 2010 11:30 AMStop Blaming Betty FriedanNo, she is not responsible for all of our unhappiness.
July 22 2010 11:17 AMLevi Johnston Is an Insult to Working-Class MenWorking-class men are more helpful husbands than they used to be.
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