The Resource For better : the science of a good marriage, by Tara Parker-Pope, (electronic resource)

For better : the science of a good marriage, by Tara Parker-Pope, (electronic resource)

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For better : the science of a good marriage
Title
For better
Title remainder
the science of a good marriage
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by Tara Parker-Pope
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Language
eng
Summary
We've all heard the statistic: Fifty percent of marriages end in divorce. It's enough to make many couples give up when the going gets rough, thinking that's what everybody else does. But what if it weren't true? What if, in fact, it's not only possible but often easier than you think to save a seemingly troubled relationship? These are the questions leading New York Times blogger Tara Parker-Pope asked herself after her own divorce. An investigative journalist on the health and wellness beat, she turned to some of the top biologists, neuroscientists, psychologists, and other scientists for the facts about marriage and divorce. Those facts were more positive and provocative than she'd ever expected, and For Better offers page after page of astonishing, eye-opening good news. Parker-Pope presents the science behind why some marriages work and others don't; the biology behind why some spouses cheat and others remain faithful; the best diagnostic tools created by the most cutting-edge psychologists to assess the probability of success in getting married, staying married, or remarrying. There are questionnaires to uncover potentially damaging hidden attitudes toward spouses. There are tools to show the impact of routine, fresh activity and how small adjustments can make a huge difference. Tara Parker-Pope's genius is for exploring the science behind the big issues that affect our lives every day and translating that science into advice that we can use every day. For Better is the definitive guide to the most profound relationship of our lives
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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Parker-Pope, Tara
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Read by Cassandra Campbell
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  • Campbell, Cassandra
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  • Marriage
  • Marriage
  • Man-woman relationships
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adult
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For better : the science of a good marriage, by Tara Parker-Pope, (electronic resource)
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digital storage
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MWT11418338
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 45 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781615730957
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MWT11418338
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sound
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11418338
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
For better : the science of a good marriage, by Tara Parker-Pope, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11418338
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9hr., 45 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781615730957
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11418338
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11418338
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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