The Laws Of Love / Edition 1
  • The Laws Of Love / Edition 1
  • The Laws Of Love / Edition 1

The Laws Of Love / Edition 1

by Peter Goodrich
     
 

ISBN-10: 023000718X

ISBN-13: 9780230007185

Pub. Date: 01/01/2007

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

Your guest at dinner kisses you. What does it mean? Where does it lead? Does kissing necessarily imply more, and if so how much? These and similar questions of amorous ethics and erotic disquisition are central to our everyday intimate public lives and they are the lost object of the law of love, the lex amatoria collated and presented here.  See more details below

Overview

Your guest at dinner kisses you. What does it mean? Where does it lead? Does kissing necessarily imply more, and if so how much? These and similar questions of amorous ethics and erotic disquisition are central to our everyday intimate public lives and they are the lost object of the law of love, the lex amatoria collated and presented here.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230007185
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
01/01/2007
Series:
Language, Discourse, Society Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.68(d)

Table of Contents

Preface Introduction: A Short History of the Laws of Love Erotic Melancholy Purloined Love Letters Contracts of Love Amorous Wrong by Words Amorous Wrong by Deeds The Casuistry of Kissing Pain, Pleasure and Play Fidelity and Faithlessness Intimate Violence Suicide Gifts Conclusion: Does Love have Standing? Abbreviated Bibliographies Index Amorum

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