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152 Pages | 10 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198833864

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Theodor Adorno: A Very Short Introduction

Andrew Bowie

Very Short Introductions

  • Gives an accessible account of the central ideas of T.W. Adorno
  • Views Adorno in the light of major issues in contemporary politics and culture, such as the revival of fascism and the climate crisis
  • Explains key philosophical concepts and the philosophical background and historical context of Adorno's thinking
  • Assesses Adorno's controversial views on jazz, avant-garde art and popular culture
  • Analyses Adorno's accounts of the genesis of social delusions involved in antisemitism and other social pathologies
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide