By Gennaro Iorio
This brief booklet bargains with a sociological proposal: love-agape. it really is an try to show that love-agape resists, certainly insists, as a indisputable fact that can't be lowered or hid. Its basic objective is to introduce agape into the vocabulary of sociological research by means of demonstrating its power to demarcate and to interpret social phenomena. Love-agape is gifted as a serious notion. at the one hand, love-agape denounces the hazards associated with the desires of closed teams, frequently absolutist and fundamentalist. On the opposite hand, it represents a concrete fact, mendacity on the root of a specific form of sociality. A sociality that, quite unconventionally, acknowledges alterations and distances, but in addition characterizes their of being jointly, as neighborhood based at the attractiveness and recognize of subjectivity.
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