Love, friendship and the self intimacy, identification, and the social nature of persons

Bennett Helm re-examines our common understanding of ourselves as persons in light of the phenomena of love and friendship. He argues that the individualism that is implicit in that understanding cannot be sustained if we are to understand the kind of distinctively personal intimacy that love and fr...

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Main Author: Helm, Bennett W.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2010, 2010
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Summary:Bennett Helm re-examines our common understanding of ourselves as persons in light of the phenomena of love and friendship. He argues that the individualism that is implicit in that understanding cannot be sustained if we are to understand the kind of distinctively personal intimacy that love and friendship involve
Physical Description:xiii, 316 p. ill
ISBN:9780191722387
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