Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 January 2015

288 Pages

5 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9780199370733

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On Romantic Love

Simple Truths about a Complex Emotion

Berit Brogaard

Philosophy in Action

  • Offers a new theory of love as a partially unconscious, sometimes rational, and (usually) controllable emotion
  • Features accessible explanations of research by cognitive scientists and philosophers on the topics of heartbreak, obsession, jealousy, and narcissism
  • Enlivened with entertaining anecdotes and examples

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