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Dialectic of enlightenment

Author: Theodor W Adorno; Max Horkheimer
Publisher: London : Verso, 2016.
Series: Verso classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This celebrated work is the keystone of the thought of the Frankfurt School. It is a wide-ranging philosophical and psychological critique of the Western categories of reason and nature, from Homer to Nietzsche.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodor W Adorno; Max Horkheimer
ISBN: 9781784786793 1784786799
OCLC Number: 1005080820
Notes: Translated from the German.
This translation originally published: New York: Herder & Herder, 1992.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 288 pages.
Series Title: Verso classics.
Responsibility: Theodor W. Adorno and Max Horkheimer.

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'A classic of twentieth-century thought.' Times Literary Supplement 'A sustained and serious critique of Western civilisation.' Times Higher Education

 
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