Stories by Stephanie Coontz

Stephanie Coontz, author of "Marriage, A History: How Love Conquered Marriage," teaches history and family studies at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Wash. subscribe to Stephanie Coontz's feed

Posted on: Oct 21, 2007, Source: Greater Good

Marriage has changed more in the last 30 years than in the previous 3,000, with major economic and social consequences for how families work.

Posted on: Apr 2, 2006, Source: Christian Science Monitor

Despite what naysayers would have you believe, the number of mothers who also work outside the home is actually on the rise.