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Book: Everyday Humanism

Chapter: 6. Humanism and the Expression of Love

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.20496


Contrary to popular perceptions, humanism maintains a deep regard for the emotionally charged connections between individuals and groups. It has an abiding interest in and response to the nature of human life meaning revolving around practices of love. This chapter provides attention to the manner in which humanism informs and influences the nature and meaning of human connection.

Chapter Contributors

  • Anne Klaeysen ( - aklaeysen) 'Columbia University'