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Friendship

Author: A C Grayling
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What is the nature of friendship, and what is its significance in our lives? How has friendship changed since the ancient Greeks began to analyze it, and how has modern technology altered its very definition? In this exploration of friendship through the ages, one of the most thought-provoking philosophers of our time tracks historical ideas of friendship, gathers a diversity of friendship stories and provides  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A C Grayling
ISBN: 9780300205367 0300205368 9780300175356 0300175353
OCLC Number: 903234677
Description: xii, 229 sider

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What is the nature of friendship, and what is its significance in our lives? The author tracks historical ideas of friendship, gathers a diversity of friendship stories from the annals of myth and  Read more...

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"Elegant . . . Grayling has taken a subject that is hiding in plain sight and given it the loving attention it deserves."-Joe Queenan, Barron's -- Joe Queenan * Barron's * "Grayling's scholarship Read more...

 
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