Wing to Wing, Oar to Oar Readings on Courting and Marrying

ISBN-10: 0268019606

ISBN-13: 9780268019600

Edition: 2000

Authors: Amy A. Kass, Leon R. Kass

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Book details

List price: $35.00
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date: 2/28/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 652
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.244
Language: English

Amy A. Kass is Senior Lecturer in the Humanities Collegiate Division at the University of Chicago. She is editor of The Perfect Gift: The Philanthropic Imagination in Poetry and Prose (IUP, 2002); American Lives: Cultural Differences, Individual Distinction; and Wing to Wing, Oar to Oar: Readings on Courting and Marrying (with Leon Kass).

Leon R. Kass is Addie Clark Harding Professor in the Committee on Social Thought and the College at the University of Chicago.

Introduction
Where Are We Now? Assessing Our Situation
Bailey, From Front Porch to Back Seat
Stone, "Passionate Attachments in the West in Historical Perspective"
Bloom, "Relationships"
Blankenhorn, "I Do?"
Why Marry? Defenses of Matrimony
Darwin, "This is the Question"
Aquinas, "Of the Marriage Goods"
Erasmus, "A Praise of Marriage"
Bacon, "Of Marriage and Single Life"
Austen, Pride and Prejudice: For Love or Money?
Kierkegaard, "Some Reflections on Marriage"
Tucker, "Monogamy and Its Discontents"
Meilaender, "Men and Women--Can We Be Friends?"
Borowitz, "Speaking Personally"
Muir, "The Annunciation"
What About Sex? Man, Woman, and Sexuality
Homer, The Coupling of Ares and Aphrodite
Genesis 2:4-4:2: The Anthropology of Sex
Rousseau, Emile: Sexual Complementarity
Herodotus, The Story of Candaules and Gyges
Kant, On Shame and Love
Riezler, "Comment on the Social Psychology of Shame"
May, "Four Mischievous Theories of Sex"
Is This Love? Eros and Its Aims
Divakaruni, "The Word Love"
Plato, Symposium: Aristophanes' Speech on Eros
Plato, Symposium: Socrates' Speech on Eros
The Song of Songs
De Rougemont, "The Tristan Myth"
Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
Rousseau, Emile: Educating for Love
Shakespeare, Sonnets 18, 115, and 116
Rilke, Letters on Love
Lewis, "Eros"
How Can I Find and Win the Right One? Courtship
Martin, Miss Manners' Advice on Courtship
Genesis 24: Finding a Wife for Isaac
Genesis 29-31: Jacob Finds a Wife
Abraham, "The Engagement: A Story"
Pitt-Rivers, The People of the Sierra
Erasmus, "Courtship": A Colloquy
Shakespeare, The Tempest
Shakespeare, As You Like It
Franklin, "Reflections on Courtship and Marriage"
Franklin, "The Elysian Fields"
Rousseau, Emile: The Courtship of Emile and Sophie
Tolstoy, War and Peace: The Courtship of Pierre and Helene
Tolstoy, Anna Karenina: Levin's Proposal to Kitty
Austen, Pride and Prejudice: The Courtship of Darcy and Elizabeth
Why A Wedding? The Promises of Marriage
May, "The Covenant of Marriage"
Marriage Vows and Blessings
De Rougemont, "Active Love, or Keeping Faith"
Kass and Kass, The Marriage Name
What Can Married Life Be Like? The Blessings of Married Life
Homer, The Reunion of Penelope and Odysseus
Aristotle, The Friendship of Husband and Wife
Jewish Midrash, Childless Love
Kipling, "The Married Man: Reservist of the Line"
Ballou, Letter to Sarah
Tocqueville, Democracy in America: Marriage and Mores
Rousseau, Emile: Married Lovers
Kierkegaard, Lasting Love
Capon, Bed and Board: Liturgies of Home
Tolstoy, War and Peace, First Epilogue: Parents and Children
Frost, "The Master Speed"
Acknowledgments
Sources and Credits
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