Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone

Going Solo: The Extraordinary Rise and Surprising Appeal of Living Alone

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A revelatory examination of the most significant demographic shift since the Baby Boom—the sharp increase in the number of people who live alone—that offers surprising insights on the benefits of this epochal change

In 1950, only 22 percent of American adults were single. Today, more than 50 percent of American adults are single, and 31 million—roughly one out of every seven adults—live alone. People who live alone make up 28 percent of all U.S. households,… (more)

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The way Eric Klinenberg perceives the interviewees for his book on living alone, you really wouldn't want to be one of them. Nicky's voice is "soft and a bit squeaky". Kimberley from New York has "a sweet but somewhat sinister smile", while Ella "is brazen and brilliant, with muscular arms". Frankly, it is amazing Dr Klinenberg got out alive.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Penguin (February 02, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 367 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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