CC.112[J] Philosophy of Love (New)

Class Info

Explores the nature of love through works of philosophy, literature, film, poetry, and individual experience. Investigates the distinction among eros, philia, and agape. Students discuss ideas of love as a feeling, an action, a species of 'knowing someone,' or a way to give or take. Authors include Plato, Kant, Buber, D. H. Lawrence, Rumi, and Aristotle. Preference to students in ESG and Concourse.

This class has no prerequisites.

CC.112[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by L. Perlman.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS H. This class counts as a CI-H.

In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, CC.112[J] was rated 6.6 out of 7.0. You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Philosophy of Love site.

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