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Author Reddy, William M.

Title The making of romantic love [electronic resource] : longing and sexuality in Europe, South Asia, and Japan, 900-1200 CE / William M. Reddy.

Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 439 p.
Series Chicago studies in practices of meaning
Chicago studies in practices of meaning.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
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.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Courtly love in literature.
Courtly love.
Love -- Europe.
Love -- South Asia.
Love -- Japan.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226706269 (cloth alkaline paper)
0226706265 (cloth alkaline paper)
9780226706276 (paperback alkaline paper)
0226706273 (paperback alkaline paper)
9780226706283 (e-book)

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