Why We Need Love

Paperback | August 24, 2010

bySimon Van Booy

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Provocative and eye-opening, Why We Need Love is one of three slim selections of philosophical texts and excerpts—along with Why We Fight and Why Our Decisions Don’t Matter—introduced and contextualized by acclaimed author Simon Van Booy (Love Begins in Winter, The Secret Lives of People in Love).<_o3a_p>

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Provocative and eye-opening, Why We Need Love is one of three slim selections of philosophical texts and excerpts—along with Why We Fight and Why Our Decisions Don’t Matter—introduced and contextualized by acclaimed author Simon Van Booy (Love Begins in Winter, The Secret Lives of People in Love).

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Vital insights and wisdom on the perennial question of why we need loveThis book explores how some of the greatest minds of civilization have tackled a question that continues to play a vital part in our lives today. In Why We Need Love, Simon Van Booy curates an enlightening collection of excerpts, passages, and paintings, presenting ...

Simon Van Booy is the author of two novels and two collections of short stories, includingThe Secret Lives of People in LoveandLove Begins in Winter, which won the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award. He is the editor of three philosophy books and has written forThe New York Times,The Guardian, NPR, and the BBC. His work has...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 7.12 × 4.5 × 0.71 inPublished:August 24, 2010Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:006184554X

ISBN - 13:9780061845543

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