Adultery: An Analysis of Love and Betrayal

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Basic Books, Jan 1, 1988 - Family & Relationships - 440 pages
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Explores the phenomenon of adultery in modern Western society, arguing that the Myth of Romantic Love is in conflict with the idea of the liberated self, offering testimony about adultery from numerous couples

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As British sociologist Lawson aims to illustrate, adultery has a long history in society and adulterous women have always been treated more harshly than adulterous men. Lawson bases her study on ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
3
BOOK I
19
What Is Adultery?
35
Copyright

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