Meaning in Life: The Pursuit of Love

Meaning in Life: The Pursuit of Love

by Irving Singer, I. Singer
     
 

An acclaimed philosopher offers a systematic mapping of the various facets of love.See more details below

Overview

An acclaimed philosopher offers a systematic mapping of the various facets of love.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262513579
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
12/30/2009
Series:
The Irving Singer Library
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
204
Sales rank:
1,172,614
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Irving Singer was Professor of Philosophy at MIT. He was the author of the trilogies The Nature of Love and Meaning in Life, P hilosophy of Love: A Partial Summing-Up, Mozart and Beethoven: The Concept of Love in Their Operas, all published by the MIT Press, and many other books.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: Love and Meaning1
1Two Myths about Love16
2Persons, Things, Ideals31
3Sexual Love44
4Love in Society73
5Religious Love108
6Civilization and Autonomy125
7Love, and Do As You Will144
Notes177
Index179

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