Authors Sherrie Schneider and Ellen Fein took a wise and biting tone with readers, outlining such unbreakable principles as, "Always end phone calls first," and "be a From the start, the book had its critics — those who called out the book as an anti-feminist, "goose-step guide to dating." Indeed, the entire program hinged on the concept of men as dimwitted hunters and women as the elusive, shiny-haired bait.Yet, the first printing alone sold over a quarter of a million copies in the U.In the last two years, we've seen a rapid shift in our consulting business -- today about 50 to 75 percent of the calls and e-malls we get concern relationships being conducted on the Internet.And these women have been asking us for a book of Rules for dating online. In February 1995, a new dating book hit shelves, claiming to offer "time-tested secrets for capturing the heart of Mr.
Reviews: “Amazing,” “Inspiring,” “A shot in the arm!"It feeds into a nostalgia around romance, and that can be very provocative." Mukhopadhyay, a leading voice on feminist issues, is the author of which analyzes the ramifications of ingrained societal influences on modern dating practices."A lot of what is talked about in books like this is the same advice your grandma might give you," Mukhopadhyay explains, pointing out that this can make advice feel more resonant and true to readers — even if, in reality, it's merely old-fashioned."That said, I think the advice works sometimes," she adds.Millions of women around the world are meeting men on the Internet, or they've met in person and are corresponding by e-mail.But though e-mail What the international phenomenon of The Rules did for conventional dating, The Rules for Online Dating does for the search for love on the Internet.