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Theodor W. Adorno : One Last Genius / Detlev Claussen.

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Author/Creator:
Claussen, Detlev, author.
Standardized Title:
Theodor W. Adorno. English
Publication:
Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, [2009]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (464 p.)
Subjects:
Adorno, Theodor W., 1903-1969.
Philosophers -- Germany -- Biography.
Philosophy, Modern -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
This book gives us our first clear look at how the man and his moment met to create "critical theory." An intimate picture of the quintessential twentieth-century transatlantic intellectual, the book is also a window on the cultural ferment of Adorno's day-and its ongoing importance in our own.
Contents:
Frontmatter
Contents
Illustrations
How to Read This Book
1. Instead of an Overture: No Heirs
2. The House in Schöne Aussicht: A Frankfurt Childhood around 1900
3. From Teddie Wiesengrund to Dr.Wiesengrund-Adorno
4. Adorno as "Non-identical"Man
5. Transitions
6. Frankfurt Transfer
7. Adorno as "Identical"Man
8. The Palimpsest of Life
Appendix: Letters
Notes
Sources
Acknowledgments
Index
Notes:
Translated from the German.
Originally published as Theodor W. Adorno: Ein letztes Genie, (c) S. Fischer Verlag GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, 2003.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-418) and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (publisher's Web site, viewed 08. Jul 2019)
Contributor:
Livingstone, Rodney.
ISBN:
0-674-02959-3
OCLC:
1024007333
Publisher Number:
10.4159/9780674029590 doi
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