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The Resource The making of romantic love : longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE, William M. Reddy

The making of romantic love : longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE, William M. Reddy

Label
The making of romantic love : longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE
Title
The making of romantic love
Title remainder
longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE
Statement of responsibility
William M. Reddy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Here, Reddy illuminates the birth of a cultural movement that managed to regulate selfish desire and render it innocent - or innocent enough. Reddy strikes out from this historical moment on an exploration of love, contrasting the medieval development of romantic love in Europe with contemporaneous eastern traditions in Bengal
Member of
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Reddy, William M
Dewey number
808.8/03543
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Chicago studies in practices of meaning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courtly love in literature
  • Courtly love
  • Troubadours
  • Love
  • Love
  • Love
Label
The making of romantic love : longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE, William M. Reddy
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
The emergence of courtly love in Europe -- Aristocratic speech, the Gregorian reform, and the first troubadour -- Trobairitz and troubadours and the shadow religion -- Narratives of true love and twelfth-century common sense -- Points of comparison -- The Bhakti troubadour: Vaishnavism in twelfth-century Bengal and Orissa -- Elegance and compassion in Heian Japan
Control code
ocn802269871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226706283
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802269871
Label
The making of romantic love : longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE, William M. Reddy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
multicolored
Contents
The emergence of courtly love in Europe -- Aristocratic speech, the Gregorian reform, and the first troubadour -- Trobairitz and troubadours and the shadow religion -- Narratives of true love and twelfth-century common sense -- Points of comparison -- The Bhakti troubadour: Vaishnavism in twelfth-century Bengal and Orissa -- Elegance and compassion in Heian Japan
Control code
ocn802269871
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226706283
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)802269871

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