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'A couple is a conspiracy in search of a crime. Sex is often the closest they can get.' All the present controversies about the family are really discussions about monogamy. About what keeps people together and why they should stay together. Now, in a book of 121 aphorisms, Adam Phillips asks why we all believe in monogamy, and why we find it so difficult to think about. Everyone knows that most people, however much they may love their partner, are capable of loving and desiring more than one person at a time. It ...

Monogamy 1999, Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679776178

Trade paperback

Monogamy 1997, Pantheon Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679442646

American edition


Monogamy 1996, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571179893


Mass-market paperback