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 15,00 €, 38,99 € Previously a professor in the English departments at Yale University and Oberlin College, hooks is the author of more than 17 books, including All About Love: New Visions; Salvation: Black People and Love; Communion: the Female Search for Love, as well as the landmark memoir  Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood.

family obligations when she exchanged marriage vows with a dashing gentleman she barely knew. Es muy emotivo, te ayuda a identificar patrones. In this second book of the City Love trilogy by bestselling author Susane Colasanti, three Are they overwhelmed with secret shame that someone sees them as they really are? I think hooks' writing suffers from a lot of the same pitfalls as her previous work, bell hooks is a feminist theorist and writer and this is part of a group of books she wrote about love. She grew up in a small Southern community that gave her a sense of belonging as well as a sense of racial separation. bell hooks I read. This book combines the self-help genre with anecdotal evidence to offer vague but powerful pronouncements about the importance of self-love as a foundation on which to build a house of love in community and partnerships, romantic and sexual. The last few chapters were extremely useful, as they explored different ways to be in relationship with other people. she knows that without. Communion is the heart-to-heart talk every woman -- mother, daughter, friend, and lover -- needs to have. I often wonder how they feel about themselves at night when they are climbing into bed with intimate partners. The Book Depository Ltd.UK.

Previously a professor in the English departments at Yale University and Oberlin College, hooks is the author of more than 17 books, including All About Love: New Visions; RememberedRapture: The Writer at Work; Wounds of Passion: A Writing Life; Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood; Killing Rage: Ending Racism; Art on My Mind: Visual Politics; and Breaking Bread: Insurgent Black Intellectual Life. Amazing book! Learn how to enable JavaScript on your browser.  44,90 €, 16,00 € even so, there is much here to chew on. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 21, 2013. bell hooks is an amazing writer. TBD.  18,00 €, 21,02 € In this way, the book is not a standard self-help guide to love and relat. Like Brand New! Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. bell hooks (born Gloria Jean Watkins) is an African-American author, feminist, and social activist.

 15,00 €, 18,52 € hooks' writing is insightful, humorous, and colloquial--really it feels like she is sitting having a cup of tea and chatting with you as you read, so i recommend making yourself a cup. {"bd_js_shop":"Shop","bd_js_too_long_for_shipping_label":"Sorry, that's too long for our shipping labels","bd_js_too_long":"Sorry, that's too long","bd_js_could_not_find_address_try_again":"Sorry, we couldn't find the address. Bell hooks "Communion" by nicole and becky 1. Instead of reading books that insist men are from mars and women are from venus, this should be required reading for all. Have never recommended a book to more people. Even though women’s liberation has made it possible for women to enjoy power, jobs and money, so many women are stuck in relationships that are either love-less or un-loving, and often consciously or sub-consciously, Communion threw some heavy truths at me; some things that seemed obvious on the page but when juxtaposed against my life, sort of shocked me out of my body. ― bell hooks, Communion: The Female Search for Love. A woman conducts a library tour for her lover from far away. -- Library Journal. Reviewed in the United States on October 19, 2019. hooks agrees with Fromm that love is an art form, "an action informed by care, respect, knowledge, and responsibility."

 9,50 €, 14,25 €  15,00 €, 12,00 € This book put a lot of vague concepts I had thought of into words that made sense as well as introduced me to some new concepts and really helped me look at some things more realistically and maturely. Please try again. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. currency or language preferences), and display features, products and services (e.g.

Now hooks culminates her triumphant trilogy of love with Communion: The Female Search for Love. It's definitely one of the most personally influential and important books I've read all year. This book above all will teach you that your greatest power is learning that you can save yourself, love yourself and be everything for you. girls share a Manhattan apartment the summer before college begins. hooks is not only an activist for change, she is an activist and a believer in the right to and power of love - and her recent trilogy on the subject explores this eloquently. William Morrow Paperbacks; 33539th edition (December 24, 2002), A must read for feminists (across all the gender specter), Reviewed in the United States on January 26, 2017. This book inspired a new perspective on self-love as a woman and what it means to love a partner, love a girlfriend, and loving in other formative relationships. In line with my current fascination with the topics of companionship and love, I am finding a lot of understanding, warmth and good old fashioned lived wisdom in critical thinking based feminist texts. For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days. An engrossing read, although its resonance suffered since I was clearly not the target audience (since I am not a middle-aged woman at the turn of the millennium). Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. The book feels like a labor of love.

It lost me along the way. Unable to add item to List.  31,99 €, 15,29 € A group of my friends decided to read it and then get together and talk about it, and in going back through and pulling out quotes for discussion from pages I’ve marked, I can get a good sense of what I did and didn’t like about it. You can learn more about our use of cookies here. Available. Renowned visionary and theorist bell hooks began her exploration of the meaning of love in American culture with the critically acclaimed All About Love: New Visions. Learn About Orishas / Earth Mama Healing .

The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love, Teaching Critical Thinking: Practical Wisdom, Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics, “Masterful. She has published over thirty books and numerous scholarly and mainstream articles, appeared in several documentary films and participated in various public lectures.

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Like “Romance is different when two people approach each other from the space of knowledge rather than absolute mystery. Last year, Buzzfeed culture writer Anne Helen Petersen struck a chord with her viral article “How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation.”... To see what your friends thought of this book, I loved this book. In her trademark commanding and lucid language, hooks explores the ways ideas about women and love were changed by feminist movement, by women's full participation in the workforce, and by the culture of self-help. She discusses the false idea that women are naturally more loving, showing how this is part of patriarchy, and argues that everyone can (and must) learn to love, optimally beginning in childhood. knew existed in this exciting new contemporary African American romance.Brynne Armstrong, a counsellor at a Detroit women's centre, returned to Detroit after an abrupt break-up ... ‘Embraces the spirit and the message of the movie…A must read’ – Karolyn Grimes, actress, ... ‘Embraces the spirit and the message of the movie…A must read’ – Karolyn Grimes, actress, For example, we use cookies to conduct research and diagnostics to improve our content, products and services, and to measure and analyse the performance of our services. )
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.  11,40 €, 20,16 € Gloria Jean Watkins (born September 25, 1952), better known by her pen name bell hooks, is an American author, professor, feminist, and social activist.The name "bell hooks" is borrowed from her maternal great-grandmother, Bell Blair Hooks. -- Los Angeles Times "A powerful guidebook to life." December 24th 2002 Undercover cop Mar "Grandma's Hands" Community Celebration / Health Professions High School. I read some bell hooks I gush. A thinking women’s (and man’s) valentine, a fitting conclusion to hooks’ groundbreaking work on love in American life. I felt like this book was more like a memoir/opinion-piece than the book I thought it would be. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. You don't fall in love, you choose it.


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