The art of loving erich fromm
I. Is LOVE AN ART? II. THE THEORY OF LOVE 7 1. Love, the Answer to the Problem of Human Existence 2. Love Between Parent and Child 3. The Objects of Love a. Brotherly Love b. Motherly Love c. Erotic Love d. Self-Love e. Love of God III. LOVE AND ITS DISINTEGRATION IN CONTEM-PORARY WESTERN SOCIETY 83 IV. THE PRACTICE OF LOVE In his classic work, The Art of Loving, renowned psychoanalyst and social philosopher Erich Fromm explores love in all its aspects—not only romantic love, steeped in false conceptions and lofty expectations, but also brotherly love, erotic love, self-love, the 4/5(K). About the Author. Erich Fromm () emigrated from Germany in to the United States, where he held a private psychotherapeutic practice and taught at Columbia, Yale, and New York University. His many books include The Art of Loving, Escape from Freedom, Man for Himself, and The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness/5(19).