Male-Female Relationships According to John Gray Book Review by Top Papers
Male-Female Relationships According to John Gray
A discussion on John Gray's "Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus."
# 142400 | 2,000 words | 2 sources | MLA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Literature (American) , Communication (Interpersonal) , Women Studies (Marriage)
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This student is in a relationship and knows the need for communication and acceptance of differences. The paper contrasts views with those of John Gray, author of the popular and distorting volume, "Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus." (1992/8) The paper addresses stereotyped men and women, American middle class bias, sexist thinking on how conflict originates, what men or women feel and not a good guideline for relationships in praxis.
From the Paper:"This paper refers to a controversial book in John Gray's "Men are From Mars, Women are from Venus - a Practical Guide for Improving Communication, Getting What You Want in Your Relationships", an immediate popular success in North America and beyond. (1992) The author (B. 1951) provides some information of use to people in relationships, as in remembering the different communications styles of partners as need to be kept in mind. However, Gray views these as male versus female..."
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