DescriptionThis is a brilliant study of the nature of love in modern society. Ulrich Beck and Elisabeth Beck-Gernsheim argue that the nature of love is changing fundamentally, creating opportunities for democracy or chaos in personal life.
1. Love or Freedom.
2. From Love to Liaison.
3. Free Love, Free Divorce.
4. All For Love of a Child.
5. Eve's Late Apple.
6. Love, Our Secular Religion.
""Well argued, coherent and supported by evidence ... [A] sharp and thought-provoking book, which was a real pleasure to read."" New Statesman and Society
""Stimulating analysis."" Work, Employment and Society
* Ulrich Beck is one of today's leading European sociologists, he is best known for his work The Risk Sociey
* This book will have a wide cross-disciplinary appeal.