A Promise to Ourselves: A Journey Through Fatherhood and Divorce

A Promise to Ourselves: A Journey Through Fatherhood and Divorce

By: Alec Baldwin (author), Mark Tabb (with)Paperback

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Alec Baldwin is one of the most successful actors in the world today. His relationship with Kim Basinger, the Academy Award - winning actress, lasted nearly a decade. They have a daughter named Ireland, and for a time, theirs seemed to be the model of a successful Hollywood marriage. But in 2000 they separated and in 2002 divorced. Their split - specifically the custody battle surrounding Ireland - would be the subject of media attention for years to come. Baldwin has seen the heavy toll that divorce can take. He has been extensively involved in divorce litigation and has witnessed the way that non-custodial parents, especially fathers, are often forced to abandon hopes of equitable rights when it comes to their children. He makes a powerful case for re-examining the way divorce and child custody is decided in this country and levels a scathing attack at what he calls the 'family law industry'. This is an important, informative, and intimate book on a contentious subject that offers hope of finding a better way.

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Alec Baldwin graduated with a BFA from New York University. As an actor, he has been nominated for a Tony Award and an Oscar, and has received an Emmy. He stars in the award-winning television series" 30 Rock "on NBC.

Product Details

  • publication date: 08/10/2009
  • ISBN13: 9780312586010
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 240
  • ID: 9780312586010
  • weight: 249
  • ISBN10: 0312586019

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