Western female heroines in comic books predates the Golden Age of comics with figures such as Annie Oakley and Calamity Jane, who were historical figures of the great American west.
Why did the protagonist of "Death of a Salesman" have the mindset that he did and how does it compare in terms of self-help books popular on the market in 1949?
Courtship, contrary to popular belief, is not a social relic of the past. Many people are reclaiming it, and not just fundamentalist Christians, either. People of all economic levels and social classes are discovering its benefits.