Marriage Rules

Marriage Rules

A Manual for the Married and the Coupled up

Book - 2012
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Penguin Putnam

Following a unique format perfect for today's world, the renowned author of The Dance of Anger gives us just over 100 rules that cover all the hot spots in long-term relationships.

Marriage Rules offers new solutions to age-old problems ("He won't talk"/"She doesn't want sex") as well as modern ones (your partner's relationship to technology.) You'll also learn how to:

  • Calm things down and warm them up
  • Talk straight and fight fair
  • Listen well as a spiritual practice
  • Connect with a distant partner
  • Survive the unique challenges of children, stepchildren and difficult- laws
  • Follow a 12-step program to overcome defensiveness
  • Know how and when to draw the line
  • Take back your marriage when things fall apart

    Marriage Rules is a treasure chest of lively, practical advice to help you navigate your couple relationship with clarity, courage, and joyous conviction. If one person in a couple follows ten rules of his or her choice, it will generate a major, positive change. All that's required is a genuine wish for a better relationship and a willingness to practice.

Baker & Taylor
Presents advice to married couples for maintaining a healthy, respectful, sane, and satisfying relationship with the help of short, easy-to-remember rules for different subjects and situations.

& Taylor

The best-selling author of The Dance of Anger builds on the style of Michael Pollan's Food Rules to outline more than 100 practices for navigating challenges in long-term relationships, providing coverage of such topics as communication, technology distractions and working with special circumstances.

Publisher: New York : Gotham Books, c2012.
ISBN: 9781592406913
Characteristics: xv, 271 p. ; 20 cm.


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Cookielover Mar 08, 2012

Interesting at the beginning but tends to be repetative as the book continues. Some good tips are in this book though but most of it is common sense.


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