The Reasons of Love


This beautifully written book by one of the world's leading moral philosophers argues that the key to a fulfilled life is to pursue wholeheartedly what one cares about, that love is the most authoritative form of caring, and that the purest form of love is, in a complicated way, self-love. Harry Frankfurt writes that it is through caring that we infuse the world with meaning. Caring provides us with stable ambitions and concerns; it shapes the framework of aims and interests within which we lead our lives. The most basic ...

The Reasons of Love 2005, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691126241

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The Reasons of Love 2004, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780691091648