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Jennifer Cole, Lynn M. Thomas. In recent years, scholarly interest in love has flourished. Historians have addressed the rise of romantic love and marriage in Europe and the United States, while anthropologists have explored the ways globalization has reshaped local ideas about those same topics. Yet, love in Africa has been peculiarly ignored, resulting in a serious lack of understanding about this vital element of social life-a glaring omission given the intense focus on sexuality in Africa in the wake of HIV/AIDS
Books by M'lynn Baratta. Love in freefall by M'lynn Baratta, Margaret Frings Keyes, M'Lynn Baratta Paperback, 64 Pages, Published 1974 by Celestial Arts ISBN-13: 978-12310-83-1, ISBN: 12310-83-9.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Gabriel Garcia Marquez is famous at the first place for his novel One Hundred Years of Solitude for which he received the Nobel Prize. However, this book Love in the Time of Cholera is not less intere. sting and fascinating. Here strong love and unrestrained passion are interlaced. In this fictional world we see the fates of three people who are to be together for more than fifty years creating a peculiar love triangle that consists of Florentino Ariza who loves boundlessly charming Fermina Daza
Though I particularly liked Freefall for the personal reason that it so perfectly reflects the Israel that I know and love and wish that everyone else also recognized. People have all kinds of strange ideas as to what it's like in Israel and they focus on the terrorist attacks and the gun-totting soldiers, as if it's a constant war zone here.
Love in Africa seeks both to understand this failure to consider love and to begin to correct it. In a substantive introduction and eight essays that examine a variety of countries and range in time from the 1930s to the present, the contributors collectively argue for the importance of paying attention to the many different cultural and historical strands that constitute love in Africa. More by Jennifer Cole & Lynn M.