The Resource Love & happiness : eros according to Dante, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and the Rev. Al Green, Craig Werner & Rhonda Mawhood Lee, (electronic resource)

Love & happiness : eros according to Dante, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and the Rev. Al Green, Craig Werner & Rhonda Mawhood Lee, (electronic resource)

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Love & happiness : eros according to Dante, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and the Rev. Al Green
Title
Love & happiness
Title remainder
eros according to Dante, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and the Rev. Al Green
Statement of responsibility
Craig Werner & Rhonda Mawhood Lee
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Language
eng
Summary
Love and Happiness is a profound meditation on the meaning of eros, the creative and disturbing power usually thought of as romantic love. Four of the greatest artists of the Western world lead a pilgrimage through the erotic cosmos, exploring real-world dilemmas that they knew well and that still bedevil us. First we follow in Dante's footsteps from Inferno to Paradiso, then Shakespeare is our guide to Hell, Jane Austen to Purgatory, and Al Green to Paradise. Some of their stories are horrifying, showing the devastation that warped love can wreak. Some are inspiring, helping us imagine what a gift love can be in our own lives. Reading these stories together, Love and Happiness offers a vision of love that's complex, sobering, and ultimately deeply comforting
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1952-
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Werner, Craig Hansen
Dewey number
809/.933543
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Love in literature
  • Happiness in literature
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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Love & happiness : eros according to Dante, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and the Rev. Al Green, Craig Werner & Rhonda Mawhood Lee, (electronic resource)
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781940468099
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(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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11783939
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MWT11783939
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Love & happiness : eros according to Dante, Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and the Rev. Al Green, Craig Werner & Rhonda Mawhood Lee, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781940468099
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11783939
Publisher number
MWT11783939
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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