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In Praise of Love - Badiou, Alain, and Bush, Peter (Translated by)
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A new century, new threats to love . . . Love without risks is like war without deaths - but, today, love is threatened by an alliance of liberalism and hedonism. Caught between consumerism and casual sexual encounters devoid of passion, love - without the key ingredient of chance - is in danger of withering on the vine. In In Praise of Love, Alain Badiou takes on contemporary 'dating agency' conceptions of love that come complete with zero-risk insurance - like US zero-casualty bombs. He develops a new take on love that ...

In Praise of Love 2012, New Press

ISBN-13: 9781595588777


In Praise Of Love 2012, Serpent's Tail, London

ISBN-13: 9781846687792


Mass-market paperback