She was executive director of the National Council on Family Relations from 1945 to 1951 and lectured at various national and international universities between 19.
By studying the habits of our most closely related neighbors in the genetic spectrum, we are taken on a road trip of sexual understanding unlike any book before it.
From the book jacket: The chapters are short and sweet, and the language is direct, challenging and immensely hopeful.
----------more to come when I stop laughing This is definitely a product of it's time (1958/1960), and it is not relevant for today's youth, but it is fun to see what dating practices and advice were over 50 years ago.
The bits of good advice are definitely overshadowed by the irrelevant and seemingly ridiculous, but it is fun nonetheless.
Similarly, a boy's interest in planes, electronics, sports, or what-have-you may, in reality, be masking his fear of being unable to win and hold a girl's attention.
Such boys and girls would do well to face up to the truth and, with the help of a wise counselor or good friend, change their ways to catch up on some wholesome dating fun." (pages 14-15)Sister: Is that 1950's code for saying if they're gay?
Evelyn Ruth Millis Duvall (1906-1998) was a pioneer in the field of family development.
In 1950, Duvall published one of the first books on dating for young adults, Facts of Life and Love for Teenagers.
This book is terrible if you’re looking for ACTION items, but it is a wonderful non-fiction read and can greatly assist you in seeing what is possible.
Also, some of the attitudes described of the historical figures are amazing. If you are interested in real, intuitive and actionable advice about dating, women and relationships then I urge you to get it now. In the book, I outline the 7 steps to getting a lasting, healthy relationship with a woman you are truly attracted to.
Internet Dating IS a complex technical medium, and you need to know how to master it.