Courtly and romantic love

Historical writings about courtly and romantic love

The Art of Courtly Love – by Andreas Capellanus (1190)
Mediaeval Love – by Violet Paget (1895)
The Troubadours – by H.J. Chaytor (1913)
Courtly love – by C. S. Lewis (1936)
Eleanor of Aquitaine and her ‘Courts of Love’ – by Amy Kelly (1937)
Masculine submission and ‘Love service’ – by Sandra Alfonsi (1986)

Contemporary writings about courtly and romantic love

Courtly Love Today (Summary of paper by John G. Rechtien – 1988)
Courtly Love Described (Brooklyn College – 2000)
Courtly Love, An Overview (Michael Delahoyde – 2006)
Rise of Courtly Love (Brandy Stark – 2007)
To ‘Believe’ in Love – The Religious Significance of the Romantic Love Myth in Western Modernity (Sarah Balstrup – 2012)
The Sexual-Relations Contract (Peter Wright – 2013)
Damseling, Chivalry and Courtly Love (part 1) (Peter Wright – 2016)
Damseling, Chivalry and Courtly Love (part 2) (Peter Wright – 2016)
The Evolution of Gynocentrism Via Romance Writings (Peter Wright – 2017)
To Be a Better Man: Courtly Values Revived in Modern Film (R. Cormier – 2018)
Sexual Feudalism (Peter Wright, Wiki4Men entry – 2019)
Courtly Love – by Joshua J. Mark (2019)
‘Frau Minne’ Goddess of Romantic Love (Peter Wright, 2020)
Is Romantic Love a Timeless Evolutionary Universal, Or a Creation of The Middle Ages? (Peter Wright, 2022)

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