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What Makes a Marriage Work?

Clinical Psychologist Judith S. Wallerstein. She is widely considered the world's foremost authority on the effects of divorce. Wallerstein is the co-author of Second Chances: Men, Women, and Children a Decade after Divorce. Her new book The Good Marriage: How and Why Love Lasts (Houghton Mifflin), which she co-wrote with Sandra Blakeslee, takes a look at marriages that work. Wallerstein is the founder and executive director of the Center for the Family in Transition. (Interview by Marty Moss-Coane)


Other segments from the episode on August 2, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 2, 1995: Interview with Judith S. Wallerstein; Interview with Fred Schulte; Review of Alanis Morissette's album "Jagged Little Pill."


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