"It touches on the heartstrings and evokes a sense of nostalgia: the scene of father and mother sitting near the fireplace with the children playing at their feet. Here it is, the typical family at home, secure, stable, symbolic of the American way of life. But is this picture really accurate?
Smolski, Chester, "Changing Markets Require Different Style of Houses" (1980). Smolski Texts. 98.
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