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Review: The Hearts of Men: American Dreams and the Flight from CommitmentUser Review - Goodreads
4.5 stars. I skipped the chapter on Playboy (didn't want to read it), but the rest was excellent. I say "excellent" because it was well-written and well-researched. Also, Ehrenreich's analysis of ...
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Review: The Hearts of Men: American Dreams and the Flight from CommitmentUser Review - Laurie - Goodreads
I was required to read this, but it was quick, easy, and even entertaining at times. While I didn't love it or deem it "Very Good" because I would never have picked it up on my own, I love Barbara Ehrenreich's writing style. She's one of my favorite scholarly authors. Read full review
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