Philosophy and Love: From Plato to Popular Culture

Philosophy and Love: From Plato to Popular Culture

Linnell Secomb


Philosophy and Love introduces readers to philosophical reflections on love from Plato to the current. Bringing philosophy including renowned cultural research, Linnell Secomb presents an attractive and fascinating account of theories of affection all through background. alongside the way in which, reflections on same-sex wish, cross-cultural love, and net romance are thought of opposed to the guidelines of Nietzsche, Beauvoir, Irigaray, Derrida, and Fanon, and different modern cultural commentators at the human situation. The paintings additionally appears to be like at cultural productions of affection starting from Sappho to Frankenstein by means of targeting archetypal tales of affection and love long gone flawed. Philosophy and Love unearths an ethics and politics of affection that discloses the paradoxes, conflicts, and depth of human love relations.

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