Stephanie Coontz

28 September 2011

Works by Stephanie Coontz

"The American Family.” Life 22.12 (1999): 79-82. Available here.

The Way We Never Were: American Families and the Nostalgia Trip. New York, NY: BasicBooks, 1992. Available in Trexler Library call # 516.204 L788g

"Review: Complicating the Contested Terrain of Work/Family Intersections. ” Signs 22.2 (1997) : 440-452. Available here.

"Why American Families Need the Census." Annals of the American Academy of Political & Social Science 631.(2010): 141-149. Available here.

Works about Stephanie Coontz, plus Interviews

About Stephanie Coontz. 2005. Web. 11 July, 2011. Available here.

Dykstra, Katherine. “Parts and Partial [ Interview with Stephanie Coontz about the American Family].” Guernica. 1 Sept 2011. Web. 2 Sept 2011. Available here.

Works about Nostalgia and the Concept of the Family

Cassuto, Leonard. “The Real-Life Myth of the American Family [review of The Way We Never Were].” American Literary History 20.3 (2008): 487-496. Available here.

Cunningham, Mick. "Changing Attitudes toward the Male Breadwinner, Female Homemaker Family Model: Influences of Women's Employment and Education over the Lifecourse." Social Forces 87.1 (2008): 299-323. Available here.

Lundberg, Shelly, and Robert A Pollak. "The American Family and Family Economics." Journal of Economic Perspectives 21.2 (2007): 3-26. Available here.

Skolnick, Arlene S. Embattled Paradise: The American Family in an Age of Uncertainty. New York: Basic Books, 1991. Available in Trexler Library call # 306.850973 S628e