A Girl's Guide to Modern European Philosophy by Charlotte Greig

By Charlotte Greig

Susannah’s legit boyfriend, Jason, is definitely the right foil for her scholar way of life. he's ten years older, an antiques broker, and owns a trendy house that stops her from having to stay within the seedy digs on campus. this fashion, she will be able to take her philosophy significant very heavily and dabble within the social and sexual freedom of Nineteen Seventies college existence. yet situations develop into extra advanced than Susannah would prefer while she starts off to have an affair together with her educational companion, Rob. quickly she is relationship males, lacking her lectures, exploring independence and feminism along with her girlfriends, and discovering herself in a very very unlikely obstacle: she turns into pregnant. compelled to seem past her pals and fanatics for help, she reveals support and suggestion from the teachings of Kierkegaard and different ecu philosophers.

A Girl’s consultant to fashionable ecu Philosophy is a delightfully insightful, bittersweet coming-of-age romp, during which love is much from platonic and the mind—body challenge a urgent truth. It even succeeds the place many introductions to philosophy have failed, through without difficulty bringing to existence the critical tenets of crucial ecu philosophers of contemporary occasions.

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