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By Charlotte Greig

Susannah’s professional boyfriend, Jason, is the precise foil for her scholar way of life. he's ten years older, an antiques broker, and owns a classy condo that stops her from having to dwell 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 collage lifestyles. yet situations develop into extra complex than Susannah would favor whilst she starts off to have an affair together with her instructional associate, Rob. quickly she is courting males, lacking her lectures, exploring independence and feminism along with her girlfriends, and discovering herself in a very most unlikely obstacle: she turns into pregnant. compelled to appear past her associates and fanatics for help, she unearths aid and thought from the teachings of Kierkegaard and different ecu philosophers.

A Girl’s advisor to trendy eu Philosophy is a delightfully insightful, bittersweet coming-of-age romp, during which love is way from platonic and the mind—body hindrance a urgent truth. It even succeeds the place many introductions to philosophy have failed, by way of without problems bringing to existence the significant tenets of crucial eu philosophers of contemporary occasions.

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