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Pamela Haag

The Right to Bear Harm

Samuel C. Spitale | Posted 06.21.2016 | Crime
Samuel C. Spitale

In 1999 sociologist Barry Glassner published his national bestseller, The Culture of Fear, about the hidden forces that manipulate us in the name of p...

Why We Should Seriously Consider Open Marriage

Stacey Nelkin | Posted 09.22.2012 | Weddings
Stacey Nelkin

Several years ago, a rabbi rather prophetically told my husband and me that with the exception of religious couples, the institution of marriage will soon be extinct.

Is It Cowardly To Stay With A Cheating Spouse?

D. A. Wolf | Posted 01.12.2012 | Divorce
D. A. Wolf

Perhaps it's time to agree that for some, monogamy is virtually untenable, and long-term committed relationships, particularly in an increasingly narcissistic society, are in trouble.

Is Divorce The 'Natural Order Of Things' For Men?

D. A. Wolf | Posted 10.10.2011 | Divorce
D. A. Wolf

Who doesn't remember the 1996 revenge fantasy, "First Wives Club," as Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn, and Diane Keaton cook up an elaborate scheme to make ...

Laura Stampler

Did Weiner's Online Liaisons 'Count'? Examining The 'Avatar Affair' | Laura Stampler | Posted 08.08.2011 | Divorce

After days of misinformation and false accusations of Twitter hacking run amok, Weinergate peaked Monday when Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) admitted to...

Don't Want to Divorce? Indulge Your Polyamory or Asexuality, Have Your Affairs, Live Apart

Bella DePaulo | Posted 08.02.2011 | Home
Bella DePaulo

No, that title is not my advice. It is my riff on Pamela Haag's provocative new book, Marriage Confidential: The Post-Romantic Age of Workhorse Wives,...

Considering Divorce? Do This First | Posted 08.02.2011 | Divorce

You've tried marriage therapy. You've tried date night. You've tried attitude adjustment, and tricking yourself into ignoring the discontent ("Just su...

Are You In A 'Semi-Happy' Marriage? | Pamela Haag | Posted 07.31.2011 | Divorce

Pamela Haag's work spans from academic scholarship to memoir, often on women's issues, feminism and American culture. In "Marriage Confidential: The P...