TITLE

SHE'S GOTTA HAVE IT

AUTHOR(S)
Dickerson, Debra
PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;5/6/96, Vol. 214 Issue 19, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the difficulties encountered by African Americans in establishing romantic relationships. Reference to the book "How to Love a Black Man," written by Dr. Ronn Elmore; Increase in the number of self-help relationship books that offer love advice to African American women; Reference to the book "Backlash," by Susan Faludi which challenges the notion that women crave for marriage; Increase in the divorce rate among African American couples; Tendency of African Americans to make unrealistic expectations from their partners.
ACCESSION #
9604237754

 

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