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Jane Austen's Advice: Choose the Right Man and Live Happily Ever After

Joeboo Wrote: Apr 18, 2012 11:40 AM
You're free to make that choice. So far I've made that choice too. Young men need to be better informed of what's in store for them in modern marriage. Propaganda and abuse like "man up" needs to be offset with honest information and discussion.

Culture Challenge of the Week:  Finding A Good Man

Call it the lament of the young, single woman: there are no good men left. Or if there are, where are they? And how can a young woman pursue a healthy, marriage-minded relationship in a singles culture of casual sex and perpetual adolescence?

In her new book, The Jane Austen Guide to Happily Ever After (Regnery Publishing, 2012), Elizabeth Kantor provides some answers. She writes, “Of course it’s no secret that modern mating rituals have gone badly wrong.” And indeed they have: the number of cohabitating couples...