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Sociology: Marriage and Family: Home

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Research Materials for Marriage & Family Topics

Navigating Interracial Borders : Black-white Couples and Their Social Worlds

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'One of the best books written about interracial relationships to date.... Childs offers a sophisticated and insightful analysis of the social and ideological context of black-white interracial relationships.'—Heather Dalmage, author Tripping on the Color Line

New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press. 2005

New Science of Couples and Family Therapy: John Gottman & Julie Gottman

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“A Dangerous Son.” Films Media Group, 2018,

Marriage: Shattered Vows

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Couples: Money

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Two American Families

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Women in Affairs: Infidelity

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Families: Ourselves, Love and Loving

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I Do...Until I Don't (Feature Film)

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1 DVD, Feature film, 107 minutes. 

Married in America 2

1 DVD. 132 minutes. Call Number: 306.810973 M359 DVD

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Saving Marriage

1 DVD. 90 minutes. Call Number: 346.0168097 SA267 DVD

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Art & Science of Love: A Video of Workshop for Couples

4 DVDs. 395 minutes. Call Number: 306.81 ARTSC 2005 DVD (Downtown)

Art and Science of love DVD set

To Be a Father

1 DVD. 30 minutes. Call Number: 306.8742 T627 DVD (Downtown & Reedsburg)

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Off and running: an American coming of age story

1 DVD. 76 minutes. Call Number: 305.48896073 O32 DVD

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Gender, Transgender, and Gender Identity

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