About Singles (Generally)
Adams, M. (1981). Living singly. In P. J. Stein (Ed.), Single Life: Unmarried Adults in Social Context (pp. 221-234). New York: St. Martinís Press.
Adams, M. (1976). Single blessedness: Observations on the single status in married society. NY: Basic Books.
Austrom, D. (1984). The consequences of being single. NY: Peter Lang Publishing.
Austrom, D., & Hanel, K. (1985). Psychological issues of single life in Canada: An exploratory study. International Journal of Womenís Studies, 8, 12-23.
Burt, M. R., & Cohen, B. E. (1989). Differences among homeless single women, women with children, and single men. Social Problems, 36, 508-524.
Caplan, P. J. (1985). Single life and married life. International Journal of Womenís Studies, 8, 6-11.
Cargan, L., & Melko, M. (1982). Singles: Myths and realities. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage.
Cockrum, J., & White, P. (1985). Influences on the life satisfaction of never-married men and women. Family Relations, 34, 551-516.
Cohen, M. (1987). Remaining single into midlife: An investigation of early family relationships, traumatic experiences, idealism/perfectionism, and fear of loss. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, The California School of Professional Psychology, Berkeley, CA.
Frazier, P., Arikian, N. Benson, S., Losoff, A., & Maurer, S. (1996). Desire for marriage and life satisfaction among unmarried heterosexual adults. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 13, 225-239.
Granqvist, P., & Hagekull, B. (2000). Religiosity, adult attachment, and why "singles" are more religious. The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 10, 111-123.
Ilfeld, F. W. (1976). Characteristics of current social stressors. Psychological Reports, 39, 1231-1247.
Johnston, M. W., & Eklund, S. J. (1984). Life-adjustment of the never-married: A review with implications for counseling. Journal of Counseling and Development, 63, 230-236.
Levinson, D. J. (1978). Seasons of a manís life. NY: Ballantine.
Riker, A. P., & Brisbane, H. E. (1984). Married and Single Life. Peoria, IL: Bennett & McKnight. (Textbook)
Schwartz, M. A., & Wolf, P. A. (1976). Singlehood and the American experience: Prospects for a changing status. Humboldt Journal of Social Relations, 4, 17-24.
Schwartzberg, N. (1991). Single young adults. In F. H. Brown (Ed.), Reweaving the Family Tapestry (pp.77-93). New York: W. W. Norton.
Schwartzberg, N., Berliner, K., & Jacob, D. (1995). Single in a married world: A life cycle framework for working with the unmarried adult. NY: Norton.
Shostak, A. B. (1987). Singlehood. In M. B. Sussman & S. K. Steinmetz (Eds.), Handbook of Marriage and the Family (pp.355-367). New York: Plenum Press.
Spreitzer, E., & Riley, L. E. (1974). Factors associated with singlehood. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 533-542.
Staples, R. (1981). Black singles in America. In P. J. Stein (Ed.), Single Life: Unmarried Adults in Social Context (pp. 40-51). New York: St. Martinís Press.
Starr, J. R., & Carns, D. E. (1972, February). Singles in the city. Society, 43-48.
Stein, P. J. (1975, October). Singlehood: An alternative to marriage. The Family Coordinator, 489-503.
Stein, P. J. (1976). Single. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall.
Stein, P. J. (Ed.). (1981). Single life: Unmarried adults in social context. NY: St. Martinís Press.
Taylor, P. L. (1998). Attitudes toward marriage among African American singles: A test of four perspectives. Unpublished doctoral dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, CA.
Essays and other Non-Academic Writings
Allon, N. (1979). Urban life styles. Dubuque, IA: Wm. C. Brown. (Chapter 4. Singles bars.)
Chasman, D., & Jhee, C. (Eds.). (1999). Here lies my heart: Essays on why we marry, why we donít, and what we find there. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.
Holland, B. (1992). Oneís company: Reflections on living alone. NY: Ballantine Books.
Simenauer, J., & Carroll, D. (1982). Singles: The new Americans. NY: New American Library.
Watters, E. (2003). Urban tribes: A generation
redefines friendship, family, and commitment. NY: Bloomsbury USA.
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