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Published: 18 March 2011

144 Pages | 9 b/w halftones

4-3/8 x 6-7/8 inches

ISBN: 9780199730070

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Critical Theory: A Very Short Introduction

Stephen Eric Bronner

Very Short Introductions

  • An elegant and precise synthesis of the history of critical theory
  • Explores the contributions of a gamut of well-known representatives of the critical tradition, including Theodor Adorno, Walter Benjamin, and Jurgen Habermas
  • Presents a fresh, controversial interpretation of Max Horkheimer and Theodor Adorno's seminal Dialectic of Enlightenment
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series--over two million copies sold