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The inner logic of love (the Phenomenology of the life experience of love)
Asghar Mirfardi , Hakime Malekahmadi, Maryam Mokhtari
Shiraz University
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One of the most important issues in social life, that have been busy human minds in different ways is "romantic relationships." The purpose of this study was explored the life experience of love and discover of its inner logic. For this purpose, with a phenomenological approach, 14 students (Isfahan University and Isfahan University of Technology) who had experienced "love" were interviewed in depth. Interviewschr('39') contents which, were analyzed with Colaizzi method, indicated that beside the identification of different forms of love, there are common themes of love among different experiences that can be categorized in eleven themes: "The support and mutual acceptance of love and beloved", "The potential of physical and mental nakedness ", "the existence of levels of initial anonymity ", "the existence or the supposition of a kind of supremacy in the beloved," "the belief in the pureeing of the beloved and the relationship", "Choice based on childhood and unconscious experiences", "The experience of distance and accepting joining difficulties," "The ability to imagine a Common future," and "identity convergence." The results show that "the Love" in terms of inner logic is involved with attachment feeling, intimacy, life cycle experiences, and common identity. 

Keywords: love, Intrinsic similarities, inner logic, phenomenology
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Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2020/07/7 | Accepted: 2020/04/29 | Published: 2020/04/29
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Mirfardi A, Malekahmadi H, Mokhtari M. The inner logic of love (the Phenomenology of the life experience of love). scds. 2020; 8 (4) :9-31
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