Love and Limerence: The Experience of Being in Love

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Scarborough House, 1979 - Family & Relationships - 324 pages
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Excellent. Of universal interest. It deals with the subject in an entirely new way.-Simone de Beauvoir Originally released twenty years ago, Love and Limerence has become a classic in the psychology of emotion. As relevant today as it was then, this book offers insight into love, infatuation, madness, and all flavors of emotion in between.

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Review: Love and Limerence: The Experience of Being in Love

User Review  - Cristian - Goodreads

This is probably THE most important book I have ever read. If time and time again in your life you have ever been crippled by an "obsessional love" for someone, and found that nobody seems to truly ... Read full review

Review: Love and Limerence: The Experience of Being in Love

User Review  - Stefanie Gunning - Goodreads

Absolutely fascinating look at love, obsession, and how we confuse the two. Read full review

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Tennov is a psychologist.

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