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Pogrebin, Letty Cottin

Overview
Works: 59 works in 176 publications in 5 languages and 12,973 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Juvenile works  Children's songs  Fiction  Biography  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  History  Short stories  Poetry 
Roles: Author, Editor, Writer of accompanying material, Commentator
Classifications: HQ1101, 301.4120973
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in English and held by 2,817 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free to be ... you and me by Marlo Thomas( Book )

4 editions published between 1974 and 2008 in English and held by 1,216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of inspirational stories, songs and poems that celebrate individuality and challenge stereotypes
Growing up free : raising your child in the 80's by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

15 editions published between 1980 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among friends : who we like, why we like them, and what we do with them by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides insights into the subject of friendship, such as the ten most common things friends disagree over, how and why friends separate, and how friends between men differ from friendships between women
Family politics : love and power on an intimate frontier by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

11 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getting over getting older : an intimate journey by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As 77 million baby boomers begin turning fifty, Letty Cottin Pogrebin, a respected social critic and award-winning writer, tells the truth about that uncharted period when time speeds up and the body slows down - when you are no longer young but far from old, and you refuse to believe that you are over the hill. Pogrebin's journey out of her forties and into her fifties becomes a user-friendly map of this challenging terrain as she demystifies the fears most people can't face and celebrates the possibilities most people can't see. Every woman who is facing fifty or has already moved past it will be grateful for this warm, witty exploration of the indignities and epiphanies of midlife, large and small. Suddenly waking up in the middle of the night, for instance, with a non-negotiable need to go to the bathroom. Immediately. Having to let the waistband out on every skirt you own. Discovering one day that you can no longer read the phone book. Finally figuring out what you want to be when you grow up. Realizing that not everyone you love will be here forever and neither will you. Cherishing the present as never before
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

7 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by her own experiences, renowned author and journalist Letty Cottin Pogrebin offers new insights and concrete advice on how to relate to, and help, our sick friends"--Dust jacket flap
Three daughters by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soshanna struggles to overcome personal demons while working to repair family estrangements, while English professor Leah faces the pain of abandonment, and athlete Rachel watches her carefully constructed world fall apart
Getting yours : how to make the system work for the working woman by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

8 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories for free children( Book )

4 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories, fables, and fairy tales emphasizing non-sexist, multi-racial, multi-cultural themes
Blacks and Jews( Visual )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2012 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early in the 20th century black and Jewish Americans joined forces against bigotry and for civil rights but in the late 1960's each group turned inward and the coalition fell apart. This film examines the history of this collaboration and recent racial conflicts between Afro-Americans and Jews and attempts at understanding and reconciliation, with particular emphasis on events in New York City and Oakland, California
How to make it in a man's world by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

22 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in Chinese and English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Single Jewish male seeking soul mate by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Feminist icon Letty Cottin Pogrebin's second novel follows Zach Levy, the left-leaning son of Holocaust survivors who promises his mother that he'll marry within the tribe. But when Zach falls for Cleo, an African American activist grappling with her own inherited trauma, he must reconcile the family he loves with the woman who might be his soul mate. A New York love story complicated by the legacies and modern tension of Jewish American and African American history, Single Jewish Male Seeking explores what happens when the heart runs into the reality of politics, history, and the weight of family promises"--Provided by publisher
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Recording )

13 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone knows someone who's sick or suffering. Yet when a friend or relative is under duress many of us feel uncertain about how to cope. Throughout her recent bout with breast cancer, Letty Cottin Pogrebin became fascinated by her friends' and family's diverse reactions to her and her illness: how awkwardly some of them behaved, how some misspoke or misinterpreted her needs, and how wonderful it was when people read her right. She began talking to her fellow patients and dozens of other veterans of serious illness, seeking to discover what sick people wished their friends knew about how best to comfort, help, and even simply talk to them. Now Pogrebin has distilled their collective stories and opinions into this wide-ranging compendium of pragmatic guidance and usable wisdom
Free to be-- you and me by Marlo Thomas( Recording )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories and songs to help girls and boys feel free to be who they are and who they want to be
Comme les hommes ... et mieux. Conseils aux femmes pour réussir dans leur vie professionnelle by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

2 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in French and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Taking time for love : moving toward a successful marriage( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on marriage issues and marriage counseling skills. Identifies key issues in a contemporary marriage from a variety of perspectives, demonstrates how men and women have differing views on change in marriage, identifies skills required for a successful marriage and provides marriage skill-building exercises that help people negotiate alternative roles
Growing up free by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letty Cottin Pogrebin wrote a guide for non-sexist child-rearing, "Growing up free ... raising your child in the '80s." In this interview with Helene Rosenbluth, Pogrebin talks about the research she did to write the book and what she found: the traditional sex role stereotyping, the economics of that stereotyping, the cultural misogyny, the sexism of women, what institutional changes are needed, and for whom she wrote the book. Produced by Helene Rosenbluth
Deborah, Golda, and me : being female and Jewish in America by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is about Letty Pogrebin's journey; it is about her alienation from Judaism, her subsequent embrace of feminism, and her struggle to reconcile these two identities
Anti-Semitism in the women's movement by Letty Cottin Pogrebin( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Getting over getting older : an intimate journey
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Getting over getting older : an intimate journeyThree daughters
Alternative Names
Cottin Pogrebin, Letty

Letty Cottin Pogrebin American author, journalist, lecturer, and social justice activist

Letty Cottin Pogrebin Amerikaans schrijfster

Pogrebin, Letty C.

Pogrebin, Letty C. 1939-

לטי קוטין פוגרבין

ليتي كوتين بوجريبين

波格列賓

Languages
English (123)

Chinese (13)

Italian (3)

French (2)

Swedish (2)