Promises I Can Keep: Why Poor Women Put Motherhood Before Marriage

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"This is the most important study ever written on motherhood and marriage among low-income urban women. Edin and Kefalas's timely, engaging, and well-written book is a careful ethnographic study that paints an indelible portrait of family life in poor communities and, in the process, provides incredible insights on the explosion of mother-only families within these communities."--William Julius Wilson, author of "The Bridge over the Racial Divide" "This book provides the most insightful and comprehensive account I have ...

Promises I Can Keep: Why Poor Women Put Motherhood Before Marriage 2011, University of California Press

ISBN-13: 9780520271463

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Promises I Can Keep: Why Poor Women Put Motherhood Before Marriage 2007, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520248199

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Promises I Can Keep: Why Poor Women Put Motherhood Before Marriage 2005, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520241138

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