|Statement||music by E. Clinton Keithley ; words by William Parquet|
|Contributions||Parquet, William W.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 score (5 p.) ;|
This book begins with the premise from Robert Putnam's Bowling Alone (a changing-my-world-view book) that people are not as connected as they used to be and that the outcomes of this are negative for society and the individual. The thesis of The Lonely American is that people drift away from social connections because of push and pull factors/5. DRIFTING APART: A LOOK AT HOW RELATIONSHIPS END human relationships is ''uncoupling,'' the process by which two people who have been living together find that they are drifting apart. Childless, they are drifting apart—he breaking under the weight of the work of the farm; she crumbling from loneliness and despair. In a moment of levity during the season’s first snowfall, they build a child out of : Brandie Derusha. Drifting apart “We’re drifting apart,” Sara said during our first meeting. Her husband, Daniel, agreed. They got along well enough, but lived more like roommates than a married couple. It’s not just couples who drift apart, of course. Friends lose touch, colleagues move on, children forget to write home.
10 FORGING AHEAD, DRIFTING APART As discussed above, Engels’s pause was a time when citizens saw rapid change, not just in the workplace but also in the communities in which - Selection from The Technology Trap [Book]. They’re drifting apart. Robin and Tony need to understand that marriage is a growing, living relationship that needs nurturing. Before nurturing can be accepted, though, both partners have to be willing to take responsibility for their feelings and behaviors. The Paperback of the The Lonely American: Drifting Apart in the Twenty-First Century by Jacqueline Olds MD, Richard S. Schwartz MD | at Barnes & Noble Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Beacon Press. This workmanlike book takes up where Robert D. Putnams classic Bowling Alone left off in examining the disintegration of community in 21st-century America/5(19).
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