- david popenoe and barbara dafoe whitehead, national marriage project, 10/06 and the findings suggest that most persons have little or nothing to gain in the way of marital success by postponing marriage beyond their mid-twenties with the finding of the greatest likelihood of being. Barbara dafoe whitehead lectures and writes about family and child-well-being her work has appeared in many publications, including the american enterprise, commonwealth, woodrow wilson quarterly, slate, the times literary supplement, the new york times, the wall street journal, the washington post, reader’s digest, the los angeles times, and the boston globe. Barbara dafoe whitehead november 23, 1990 | by barbara dafoe whitehead we recently experienced halloween 1990 and who is scared not the children we've made halloween safe for children we. And if you are curious about the institute's origins, you can read david's speech at our 1988 founding conference, listen to william galston's speech at our first annual symposium, in 1993, and listen to barbara dafoe whitehead's 1993 speech on the institute's approach to family issues. The world first took note of barbara dafoe whitehead when she published her provocative article dan quayle was right in the atlantic monthly in 1993 the piece did more than defend the former.
Barbara dafoe whitehead directs the john templeton center for thrift and generosity at the institute for american values and is the co-editor of “franklin’s thrift: the lost history of an. Single-parent families are harmful barbara dafoe whitehead barbara dafoe whitehead is a social historian in amherst, massachu-setts divorce and out-of-wedlock childbearing are now epidemic in barbara dafoe whitehead, “dan quayle was right,” atlantic monthly, april 1993 reprinted by. About barbara dafoe whitehead award-winning journalist barbara dafoe whitehead writes about social issues for numerous national publications she holds a phd in american social history from the university of chicago and currently serves as the codirector of the national marriage project at rutgers university. As barbara dafoe whitehead noted in her seminal article for the atlantic monthly: the relationship [between single-parent families and crime] is so strong that controlling for family configuration.
Barbara dafoe whitehead is the director of civil society initiatives at the institute for american values a version of this article appears in print on 06/22/2014, on page sr 7 of the newyork edition with the headline: gaming the poor. Barbara dafoe whitehead on the c-span networks: barbara dafoe whitehead is a historian with four videos in the c-span video library the first appearance was a 1991 forum as a historian the year. Barbara dafoe whitehead is the author of the divorce culture the book club june 30 1999 12:18 am jack shafer, judith shulevitz, timothy noah, marjorie williams, luc sante,. The fact is, marriages today are increasingly adult-centered, rather than child-centered, an issue identified in a sweeping 2008 report from rutgers marriage researcher barbara dafoe whitehead in the report, called “life without children: the social retreat from children and how it’s changing america,” dr whitehead notes that the.
About the author barbara dafoe whitehead is co-director of the national marriage project at rutgers, the state university of new jersey an award-winning journalist, whitehead writes about social and cultural issues for many publications. — barbara dafoe whitehead, commonweal, 2 dec 2005 the oldest of the students, she had become a confidante of fern's and she alone was allowed to call her by her first name it was not a privilege the others coveted. Continuing the debate from family feud , july-august 1997 and family values: the sequel , may-june 1997 barbara dafoe whitehead i n a review essay that purports to include my book, the divorce culture , arlene skolnick ignores what the book actually says.
A review of why there are no good men left: the romantic plight of the new single woman by barbara dafoe whitehead hick lit—typified by say, bridget jones's diary —centers on what sociologist barbara dafoe whitehead calls a new kind of serio-comic character, [a] romantically disconsolate, endlessly self-monitoring, single woman who has embarked on a desperate, sometimes obsessive search. The state of our unions: the social health of marriage in america 2003 by barbara dafoe whitehead and david popenoe this article is reprinted from the national marriage project at rutgers, the state university of nj. The social-science evidence is in: though it may benefit the adults involved, the dissolution of intact two-parent families is harmful to large numbers of children moreover, the author argues. Popenoe, david, and barbara dafoe whitehead 2002 “should we live together what young adults need to know about cohabitation before marriage: a comprehensive review of research, second ed. Family expert barbara dafoe whitehead argues that the divorce revolution was a _____ phenomenon a cultural tradition that emphasizes the importance of the family unit a factor often cited to explain the relatively high level of marital stability among latinas/os is.
Whitehead is the co-director of the the marriage project and the author of the divorce culture: rethinking our commitments to marriage and family in this interview, she traces the history of the. Barbara dafoe whitehead addresses that investing in kids is the bumper sticker for an important new cause, aptly tagged the kids as capital argument children make much of the stockpile of america’s potential human capital. Barbara dafoe whitehead from the divorce culture (knopf, 1997) from the introduction: the making of a divorce culture divorce is now part of everyday american life it is embedded in our laws and. Barbara dafoe whitehead, author of the divorce culture (knopf), directs the center for thrift and generosity at the institute for american values.
Ten important research findings on marriage and choosing a marriage partner information brief, november 2004 david popenoe and barbara dafoe whitehead, the national marriage project. The divorce culture by barbara dafoe whitehead 224 pp new york: alfred a knopf $24 the feminine economy and economic man reviving the role of family. Barbara dafoe whitehead addresses that investing in kids is the bumper sticker for an important new cause, aptly tagged the kids as capital argument children make much of the stockpile of america’s potential human capital but, american children aren’t prepared to run the race.
Barbara dafoe whitehead barbara dafoe whitehead writes on family and social issues for many publications her atlantic monthly article dan quayle was right was nominated for a national magazine award and won an emma (exceptional merit in media award) from the national women's political caucus and radcliffe college. About barbara dafoe whitehead: co-director of the national marriage project at rutgers university she lectures and writes about family and child well-be.