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Author Illouz, Eva, 1961-

Title Why love hurts : a sociological explanation / Eva Illouz.

Publication Info. Cambridge, U.K. ; Malden, M.A. : Polity Press, 2012.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  152.41 ILLOUZ    AVAILABLE
Description viii, 293 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-281) and index.
Contents Introduction : the misery of love -- The great transformation of love or the emergence of marriage markets -- Commitment phobia and the new architecture of romantic choice (with Mattan Shachak) -- The demand for recognition : love and the vulnerability of the self -- Love, reason, irony -- From romantic fantasy to disappointment.
Subject Love -- Psychological aspects.
Love -- Social aspects.
ISBN 9780745661520

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