Eva Illouz

Rose Isaac Chair of Sociology & Center for the Study of Rationality
The Department of Sociology and Anthropology
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
E-mail: illouz@mscc.huji.ac.il

Fields of interest: 

Sociology of emotions; Values and modernity; Popular culture; The history of emotional life

 

Recent publications:

2012. Why Love Hurts: A Sociological Explanation. Cambridge,
UK: Polity Press. (Translated into German, Spanish, Italian, French, Korean and Hebrew).

2011. Warum Liebe Weh tut. Trans. by Michael Adrian.
Berlin: Suhrkamp.

2009. Die Errettung der modernen Seele: Therapien, Gefühle und die Kultur der Selbsthilfe.
Trans. by Michael Adrian. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp.

2008. Saving the Modern Soul: Therapy, Emotions, and the Culture of Self-Help.
Berkeley: University of California Press. (Translated into German, Spanish, and Hebrew).

2007a. Cold Intimacies: The Making of Emotional Capitalism. Cambridge,
UK: Polity Press. (Translated into German, French, Italian, Spanish, Hebrew, Korean, Polish, Slovene, Turkish, Danish and Portuguese).

2007b. Der Konsum der Romantik: Liebe und die kulturellen Widersprüche des Kapitalismus.
Trans. by Andreas Wirthensohn. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp.

2007c. Gefühle in Zeiten des Kapitalismus.
Frankfurter Adorno-Vorlesungen 2004. Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp.

2006. Les sentiments du capitalisme.
Trans. by Jean-Pierre Ricard. Paris: Seuil.

2003a. Der Konsum der Romantik: Liebe und die kulturellen Widersprüche des Kapitalismus.
Trans. byAndreas Wirthensohn. Frankfurt am Main: Campus Verlag.

2003b. Oprah Winfrey and the Glamour of Misery: An Essay on Popular Culture.
New York: Columbia University Press. (Translated into Korean and Indonesian).

1997. Consuming the Romantic Utopia: Love and the Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism.
Berkeley: University of California Press. (Translated into Hebrew and Spanish).