Theodor W. Adorno's Aesthetic Theory (Bloomsbury Revelations) PDF

By Theodor W. Adorno

Theodor Adorno (1903-69) used to be definitely the key philosopher of the Frankfurt college, the influential staff of German thinkers that fled to the USA within the Thirties, together with such thinkers as Herbert Marcuse and Max Horkheimer. His paintings has proved greatly influential in sociology, philosophy and cultural thought. Aesthetic Theory is Adorno's posthumous magnum opus and the end result of a lifetime's research. Analysing the chic, the grotesque and the attractive, Adorno exhibits how such thoughts body and distil human adventure and that it truly is human adventure that finally underlies aesthetics. In Adorno's formula 'art is the sedimented heritage of human misery'.

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