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Socrates in love : philosophy for a die-hard romantic

Author: Christopher Phillips
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Phillps goes to the heart of philosophy and Socratic discourse to discover what we're all looking for: the kind of love that makes life worthwhile. That is, love not defined only as eros, or erotic love, but in all its classic varieties - storge, love of family, and xenia, love of strangers, to philia, love between friends, and agape, selfless love. Love of neighbor, love of country, love of God, love of life, and  Read more...
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Named Person: Socrates.; Socrates.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Phillips
ISBN: 0393060179 9780393060171
OCLC Number: 71044368
Description: 320 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Part I: Eros --
Part II: Storge --
Part III: Xenia --
Part IV: Philia --
Part V: Agape --
Part VI: Socratic love.
Responsibility: Christopher Phillips.
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A breakout book completing a trilogy of Socratic exploration by the inimitable Johnny Appleseed of philosophy.  Read more...

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