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Originally published in 1966 and now recognized as a classic, Norman O. Brown's meditation on the condition of humanity and its long fall from the grace of a natural, instinctual innocence is available once more for a new generation of readers. Love's Body is a continuation of the explorations begun in Brown's famous Life Against Death. Rounding out the trilogy is Brown's brilliant Apocalypse and/or Metamorphosis.

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'Love's Body is a modern Thus Spake Zarathustra. Norman O. Brown is variously considered the architect of a new view of man, a modern-day shaman, and a Pied Piper leading the youth to America astray. His more ardent admirers, of whom I am one, judge him one of the seminal thinkers who profoundly challenge the dominant assumptions of the age.

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Norman O. Brown (1913-2002) was Professor of Humanities, Emeritus, at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and author of Life Against Death: The Psychoanalytical Meaning of History.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520071063
Author:
Brown, Norman O.
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
Modern
Subject:
Medical sciences
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Psychiatry and psychoanalysis
Subject:
Psychiatry
Subject:
Psychoanalysis
Subject:
Psychoanalysis and religion
Subject:
Psychoanalysis and culture
Subject:
History & Surveys - Modern
Subject:
Movements - Psychoanalysis
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Psychology -- History.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
1405-A
Publication Date:
19900931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
285
Dimensions:
8.56x5.53x.82 in. .84 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , 'Love's Body is a modern Thus Spake Zarathustra. Norman O. Brown is variously considered the architect of a new view of man, a modern-day shaman, and a Pied Piper leading the youth to America astray. His more ardent admirers, of whom I am one, judge him one of the seminal thinkers who profoundly challenge the dominant assumptions of the age.
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