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The Resource Just engaged : prepare for your marriage before you say "I do", Christine E. Murray

Just engaged : prepare for your marriage before you say "I do", Christine E. Murray

Label
Just engaged : prepare for your marriage before you say "I do"
Title
Just engaged
Title remainder
prepare for your marriage before you say "I do"
Statement of responsibility
Christine E. Murray
Title variation
Prepare for your marriage before you say "I do"
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: From the moment you say "yes," you and your fiance are not just a couple in love, but partners for life. In Just Engaged, you'll learn how to prepare for your marriage, even as you plan your wedding. Licensed marriage and family therapist Christine E. Murray, Ph.D., offers practical guidance, exercises, case studies, and discussion questions to help you both build realistic, positive expectations for your marriage. Together, you'll lay the foundation for a satisfying partnership by learning how to: Strengthen your commitment to one another; Honor each other's goals and dreams; Maintain a healthy, exciting sex life; Handle your joint finances; Nurture family relationships; Balance work and home life; Parent together effectively; With Just Engaged, you and your fiance will create your own version of marital happiness-a happiness that can last a lifetime!
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
646.7/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ801
LC item number
.M853 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Just engaged : prepare for your marriage before you say "I do", Christine E. Murray
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Build communication skills, iron out finances, resolve conflicts, negotiate family visits on holidays, decide on children--and their religion"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-253) and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1: Commitment to marriage -- 2: Communication -- 3: Attitudes and beliefs about marriage -- 4: Conflict resolution -- 5: Making time for your relationship -- 6: Parenting and children -- 7: Adjusting to married life -- 8: Your sexual relationship -- 9: Your values -- 10: Problem-solving skills -- 11: Religion and spirituality -- 12: Gender role expectations and household tasks -- 13: Finances -- 14: Family-of-origin issues -- 15: Friendships and social support -- 16: Careers -- 17: Fun and leisure -- 18: Disengagement -- 19: Consumer's guide to premarital counseling -- Conclusion: Parting words -- Resources -- Index -- About the author
Control code
173659501
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 256 p.
Isbn
9781598693294
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007039130
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1274081
Label
Just engaged : prepare for your marriage before you say "I do", Christine E. Murray
Publication
Note
"Build communication skills, iron out finances, resolve conflicts, negotiate family visits on holidays, decide on children--and their religion"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-253) and index
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1: Commitment to marriage -- 2: Communication -- 3: Attitudes and beliefs about marriage -- 4: Conflict resolution -- 5: Making time for your relationship -- 6: Parenting and children -- 7: Adjusting to married life -- 8: Your sexual relationship -- 9: Your values -- 10: Problem-solving skills -- 11: Religion and spirituality -- 12: Gender role expectations and household tasks -- 13: Finances -- 14: Family-of-origin issues -- 15: Friendships and social support -- 16: Careers -- 17: Fun and leisure -- 18: Disengagement -- 19: Consumer's guide to premarital counseling -- Conclusion: Parting words -- Resources -- Index -- About the author
Control code
173659501
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xv, 256 p.
Isbn
9781598693294
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007039130
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1274081

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