The Bastard on the Couch

ISBN: 9780060565350 Categorii: Diverse. An apariție: 2005 Autor: Daniel Jones Editură: HarperCollins Publishers Inc Tip copertă: Paperback Număr pagini: 320 Stoc: Stoc limitat

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The husband of The Bitch in the House responds with a collection of original essays in which male writers describe what men desire, need, love, and loathe in their relationships and in the world today. Cathi Hanauer's bestselling The Bitch in the House: 26 Women Tell the Truth about Sex, Solitude, Work, Motherhood, and Marriage spurred a national conversation about the level of friction in contemporary marriages and relationships. Now her husband, Daniel Jones, has rallied the men for the "literary equivalent of The Full Monty," in which twenty-seven thoughtful, passionate and often hilarious men, lay it bare when it comes to their wives and girlfriends, their hopes, and fears. Enough with pop psychiatrists telling us why men lie, cheat, and want nothing more than to laze around the house in front of the TV. Enough with women wondering aloud-at increasing volume-why the men in their lives behave the way they do. The time has come for men to speak for themselves.
Many of the husbands and fathers in these pages contemplate aspects of their personal lives they've never before revealed in print-they kick open the door on their marriages and sex lives, their fathering and domestic conflicts, their most intimate relationships and situations. Yet unlike the average meat-and-potatoes father who still rules the roost, these men are grappling with new ideas of manhood -- some they are going after and grabbing, and others that are being thrust upon them by a changing world. Powerful, heartfelt and irreverent, The Bastard on the Couch is a bold, unprecedented glimpse into the dark corners and glaring truths of modern relationships that is guaranteed to amuse, entertain, enrich, and provoke.

Limba
Engleza
Autor
Daniel Jones
Data Publicarii
2005
Editura
HarperCollins Publishers Inc
Latime
14
Inaltime
20
Grosime
1.8
Greutate
390
Tip Coperta
Paperback
Nr Pag
320
Subtitlu
27 Men Try Really Hard to Explain Their Feelings About Love, Loss, Fatherhood, and Freedom
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