The Nature of Love: Courtly and Romantic

The Nature of Love: Courtly and Romantic

by Irving Singer

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The Nature of Love: Courtly and Romantic by Irving Singer

An examination of ideas and ideals of medieval courtly love and the transition into later Romantic love, analyzing the work of Dante, Shakespeare, and Schopenhauer, among many others.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780262512732
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 02/20/2009
Series: The Irving Singer Library
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 538
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Irving Singer is Professor of Philosophy at MIT. In addition to his two trilogies, The Nature of Love and Meaning in Life, he is the author of manyother books, including four on film aesthetics published by the MIT Press: Reality Transformed: Film as Meaning and Technique; Three Philosophical Filmmakers: Hitchcock, Welles, Renoir; Ingmar Bergman, Cinematic Philosopher: Reflections on His Creativity; and Cinematic Mythmaking: Philosophy in Film.

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