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Books by Irving Singer

MIT Press Titles:

Modes of Creativity, The MIT Press, 2010.

Mozart and Beethoven: The Concept of Love in Their Operas, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library. The MIT Press, 2010.

The Nature of Love, Vol 1: Plato to Luther, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library, The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by University of Chicago Press, 1984.

The Nature of Love, Vol 2: Courtly and Romantic, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library, The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by University of Chicago Press, 1984.

The Nature of Love, Vol 3: The Modern World, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library, The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by University of Chicago Press, 1987.

Meaning in Life, Vol 1: The Creation of Value, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library, The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by Free Press, 1992.

Meaning in Life, Vol 2: The Pursuit of Love, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library. The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by Johns Hopkins University Press, 1994.

Meaning in Life, Vol 3: The Harmony of Nature and Spirit, reprinted with a new preface in The Irving Singer Library. The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996.

Philosophy of Love: A Partial Summing-Up, The MIT Press, 2009. Originally published by Johns Hopkins University Press, 1977.

Cinematic Mythmaking: Philosophy in Film, The MIT Press, 2008.

Ingmar Bergman, Cinematic Philosopher: Reflections on his Creativity, The MIT Press, 2007.

Three Philosophical Filmmakers: Hitchcock, Welles, Renoir, The MIT Press, 2004. Paperback edition, 2005.

Reality Transformed: Film as Meaning and Technique, The MIT Press, 1998. Paperback edition, 2000.

Books from Other Publishers:

Sex: A Philosophical Primer, expanded edition, Rowman & Littlefield, 2004. Paperback edition, 2004. Original edition published in 2001.

Feeling and Imagination: The Vibrant Flux of Our Existence, Rowman & Littlefield, 2001.

Explorations in Love and Sex, Rowman & Littlefield, 2001.

George Santayana, Literary Philosopher, Yale University Press, 2000.

The Nature and Pursuit of Love: The Philosophy of Irving Singer Prometheus Books, 1995.

The Goals of Human Sexuality, W.W. Norton, 1973.

Santayana's Aesthetics: A Critical Analysis, Harvard University Press,1957. Reprint edition: Greenwood Press, 1973.

Essays in Literary Criticism by George Santayana, Scribner, 1956, (Editor).

History of the 210th Field Artillery Group, U. S. Army, 1945.