Voortbouwend op hun eerste twee boeken, leggen ze uit dat ook het virtuele liefdesspel aan een paar onuitgesproken regels gehoorzaamt.
Zo is Rule nr.1: Don't Answer Men's Ads or E-mail Them First en Rule nr. Ik heb die Rules al even zelf uitgetest, en het werkt inderdaad! Negatieve puntjes: waar is de spontaniteit in het online liefdesspel? Ook is de cover van het boek best wel cheezy, met twee ringen erop en een krullerig opschrift. Levertijd We doen er alles aan om dit artikel op tijd te bezorgen.
This time, it’s “Not Your Mother’s Rules: Dating Secrets for Texting, Facebook, Booty Calls and Everything Else! And two of my favorites: do the rules, even when your friends and parents think it’s nuts, and don’t discuss the rules with your therapist. of Warner Books (now Grand Central), admitted to magazine that at first he couldn’t believe that women in the nineties would want such a book.
,” which is “a guide for younger woman to dating successfully in the age of Facebook, Twitter, IM, and other potential relationship wreckers their mother never had to face.” It’s being published by Grand Central in early 2012.[#image: /photos/590953c32179605b11ad3b18]The original “Rules” first appeared in 1995. In “The Rules for Online Dating,” which was published two years ago, Fein and Schneider advocate creating screen names like “Blond Beauty50” or “Petite Brunette34,” waiting 24 hours to respond (and not responding on weekends or holidays), and not saying things like “Nice abs” or “Cute Pic.”The year after “The Rules” came out, Laurence Kirshbaum, the C. “My reaction to it is one of great sadness,” he said, “in that if this is what relations between the sexes have come down to, I think we’re in trouble.” I feel similarly. Also: if I were to “score” a man using the Rules, and were I able to continue using them all throughout my life (as the Rules advocates), how would I—and my relationship—not feel completely disingenuous?
Their book proved controversial, sparked worldwide debate and became a publishing phenomenon.
The book was translated into 27 languages and helped a generation of women find their Mr Right. Now texting, Facebook, Twitter, Skype and online matchmaking sites have revolutionised the dating landscape.
It's more complicated than ever to manage your romantic life. Our new book tackles exactly that question - and here, in an exclusive extract, we show you how to handle texts, emails, Facebook and online dating...
By applying a deliberate approach to relationships, Rules champions suggest, a woman has the time and space to discover and reflect upon the character and actions of a man she is dating.
Feminist values, they point out, do not preclude reacting with temperance and emotional independence to an initial attraction (on the part of a woman).