By Karen M. Dunak

In As lengthy as We either Shall Love, Karen M. Dunak offers a nuanced historical past of the yank marriage ceremony and its celebrants. mixing an research of movie, fiction, advertisements, and prescriptive literature with own perspectives from letters, diaries, essays, and oral histories, Dunak demonstrates the ways that the fashionable marriage ceremony epitomizes a various and consumerist tradition and goals to bare an ongoing debate concerning the strength of peer tradition, media, and in America. 

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