TITLE

Capitalist Profit and Intimate Life: A Cruel Couple

AUTHOR(S)
FRAAD, HARRIET; FRAAD-WOLFF, TESS
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Journal of Psychohistory;Spring2014, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p258
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the effects of the U.S. capitalist economy on Americans' personal lives and psychological well-being during the late 20th and early 21st centuries. According to the authors, economic inequalities and capitalistic focus on accumulation have fostered social alienation among many Americans. Particular focus is given to changes in the relationships between men and women. Topics discussed include divorce, pornography, and straight men's reactions to social and economic change.
ACCESSION #
94902895

 

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