The Resource The philosophy of sex and love : an introduction, Alan Soble

The philosophy of sex and love : an introduction, Alan Soble

Label
The philosophy of sex and love : an introduction
Title
The philosophy of sex and love
Title remainder
an introduction
Statement of responsibility
Alan Soble
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOC
Dewey number
128/.46
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BD436
LC item number
.S585 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Paragon issues in philosophy
Label
The philosophy of sex and love : an introduction, Alan Soble
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
The background -- Projects; the significance of sex and love; secret pictures; sexual pluralism -- A history of the philosophy of sex and love -- The ancients; medieval philosophy; modern philosophy; the twentieth century; contemporary philosophy -- Sex -- Sexual concepts -- Analytic questions; sexual activity; sexual desire; social constructionism; polysemicity (polysemy); sexual sensations -- Sexual perversion -- St. thomas aquinas; problems with natural law; psychological perversion; psychiatry and perversion; a conceptual framework -- Sexual ethics -- Contraception; beyond natural law; immanuel kant; contemporary kantian philosophy; utilitarianism; sadomasochism; love -- Sexual politics -- Consent, again; pedophilia; prostitution and marriage; marital rape; compulsory heterosexuality; pornography -- Love -- Varieties of love -- What is love?; love and value; eros and agape; evaluating and assessing love; the fine gold thread; concern and benevolence; union -- Features of love -- Tangles in theories of love; exclusivity; uniqueness; irreplaceability; constancy; reciprocity -- Sex, love, and marriage -- Pauline marriage; the links; sex and love; the death of desire; saving marriage; reasons for monogamy; reasons for marriage -- Gender -- Women and men; gender and sex surveys; heterosexual failure; gendered sexuality; gendered love
Control code
000042944296
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xx, 327 p
Isbn
9781557788757
Lccn
2008013663
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.b23336973
System control number
  • xx23336973
  • (OCoLC)219568495

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