I and Thou was written by Martin Buber and published in 1923.
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- Book I, aphorisms 1–8: Basic Words and the Mode of Experience
- Part I, aphorisms 9–19: Relation
- Part I, aphorisms 19–22: Love and the Dialogical
- Part I, aphorisms 23–29: Arguments for the Primacy of Relation
- Part II, aphorisms 1–6: The It-World
- Part II, aphorisms 6–8
- Part II, aphorisms 9–13
- Part III, aphorisms 1–4: Encountering the Eternal You
- Part III, aphorisms 5–14: What Religion is Not
- Part III, aphorisms 15–17: Revelation through Action
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