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Barbara dafoe whitehead is the director of civil society initiatives at the institute for american values a version of this article appears in print on 06/22/2014, on page sr 7 of the newyork edition with the headline: gaming the poor. Barbara dafoe whitehead and david popenoe in the marrying kind: which men marry and why — part of rutgers's annual state of our unions report — write that we know less than we think we do about young men and their attitudes toward marriage.
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