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Title:
Can this marriage be saved? : real life cases from the most popular, enduring women's magazine feature in the world
Publication Information:
New York : Workman Pub., [1994]

©1994
Physical Description:
340 pages ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Added Uniform Title:
Ladies home journal.
ISBN:
9781563056284
Format :
Book

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Summary

It's a publishing phenomenon. Introduced forty years ago, Ladies' Home Journal's' CAN THIS MARRIAGE BE SAVED?' is the most popular, most enduring women's magazine feature in the world. Drawing every month from the files of professional counselors and therapists, CAN THIS MARRIAGE BE SAVED?' presents stories of real-life couples in distress and their efforts to overcome it. Now for the first time ever, CAN THIS MARRIAGE BE SAVED?' is transformed into a book. Selected by series' editor Margery D. Rosen, here is a compilation of the feature's most interesting cases. Scattered throughout are Skill Builders, Do's and Don'ts, Ten Things Never to Argue About, exercises, quizzes, role-playing dialogues and other sidebar material. Selection of the Better Homes & Gardens Family Book Service, Doubleday Book Club, and Health Book Club.


Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction
Part 1 Trust The Cornerstone Of Marriage
"I Was Unfaithful"
"My Husband Is Having An Affair"
"My Husband Is a Compulsive Gambler"
"I Can't Face Another Christmas With This Man"
"My Husband Was an Alcoholic"
"I Can't Stand to Have My Husband Touch Me"
Part 2 Why Husbands And Wives Still Can't Communicate
"He Criticizes Everything I Do"
"My Perfect Husband Wants Out"
"He's So Irresponsible"
"We Have Nothing in Common Anymore"
"He Always Tunes Me Out"
"We Can't Agree on Discipline"
"We Can't Deal with"