Journals Higher Education

£19.99

Hardback

Published: 04 July 2019

288 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190884833


Also Available As:

Ebook


Bookseller Code (AE)

Love

A New Understanding of an Ancient Emotion

Simon May

  • Presents a radically new theory of love, adding to the six major ways of conceiving love that have existed in the Western world since Plato and Hebrew Scripture
  • Develops a new theory of the nature of beauty and of the relation between love and beauty
  • Claims that romantic love is gradually giving way to parental love as the most valued type of love; and, therefore, that the child, rather than the romantic partner, is becoming the supreme object of love
Share: